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  1. Need to catch up? Summer school in West Seattle, free, for all high-school students who need itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    The announcement is from Sandi Whiton , academic dean and summer school administrator at West Seattle High School , but she stresses that ALL high-school students in West Seattle - not just WSHS - are eligible: West Seattle High School has received a $92,000 grant to fund credit recovery at summer school for high school students in West Seattle for 2 years, for a total of $184,000. This was a competitive grant and is funded by the City of Seattle's Department of Education and Early Learning, so we're proud to have been awarded it to help all the high school students in our area.

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  2. The 'prank' that wasn't so funny: Best of Hands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    One month ago, we reassured you that the future Best of Hands Barrelhouse would be keeping the iconic cow atop its building at 35th and Webster, while warning that it might disappear for a while for some sprucing-up. Part of its absence was unplanned, the Best of Hands crew says - it was briefly cownapped last week and taken to Chief Sealth International High School as what they say was a "senior prank."

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  3. 4 for your West Seattle FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    From the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar , where you'll find even more options for the rest of your Friday: LOW-LOW TIDE: It doesn't often get much lower than this. -3.7 feet at 12:42 pm.

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  4. Traffic/Transit Today: Wednesday watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    Route 56 to downtown Seattle due to leave 61 Av SW & Alki Av SW at 7:49 AM will not operate this morning.

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  5. New school-zone beacons in West Seattle - near school that's about to moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    If you drive SW Barton west of Westwood Village [ map ], you might have noticed those hand-lettered signs. Residents on the block tell WSB they were startled to find out that a school-zone flashing beacon was about to be installed there - considering that the nearest school, Roxhill Elementary , is about to move, as we've been reporting for the past 2+ years.

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  6. VIDEO: West Seattle/South Park HALA upzoning recap today, before public hearing tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    That's the Seattle Channel video of this morning's City Council meeting recapping the Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda Mandatory Housing Affordability toplines for District 1 - West Seattle and South Park - before tomorrow's public hearing. No new info, but if you've lost track of where the plan stands, it might be a helpful refresher.

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  7. Deadly stabbing at AlkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    More to come. 10:19 PM: Victim has life-threatening wounds, also per scanner. Other routes to Alki might be closed because of the search - such as California Way and Bonair - so avoid the area.

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  8. West Seattle light-rail planning: Stakeholder Advisory Group rolls on to Level 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    So declared facilitator Diane Adams as the Stakeholder Advisory Group for Sound Transit 's West Seattle/Ballard light-rail extensions kicked off meeting #5. The Wednesday evening meeting at ST's downtown board room didn't result in any major pronouncements or advances.

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  9. West Seattle whale-watching: Orcas in the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    Just texted by Kersti Muul and by Alisa Lemire Brooks from Orca Network - at least 10 orcas reported in/near the Southworth ferry lane, northbound.

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  10. West Seattle Friday: Art, music, gardeningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    WEST SEATTLE GARDEN CLUB: The monthly meeting is under way but you're still welcome to drop in, especially for the afternoon program featuring a floral designer's presentation at 12:45 pm. At Daystar .

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  11. FOLLOWUP: Southwest Athletic Complex work beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    Construction has started on the track at SWAC most of the old track has already been torn up. It looks like the installation of the new track will begin next week! Graduation for Chief Sealth will still take place at the complex..

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  12. You Can Help! Celebrate with, and give a boost to, Sanislo ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    Last year, the wider West Seattle community opened its arms and embraced Sanislo Elementary , our area's least-populous public elementary school, and the little school got a big boost.

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  13. CONGRATULATIONS! Alki Masonic Lodge honors local high-school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    Alki Masonic Lodge #152 honored 16 public-high-school scholars from around West Seattle this past week. It was the lodge's 40th annual School Awards Night .

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  14. Helping the Helpline: Here's the lineup for next week's Taste of West SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    Waiting to find out who's part of the peninsula's tastiest fundraiser of the year before buying your ticket ? The wait is over. The West Seattle Helpline has sent word of the food and beverage purveyors you'll find at May 24's Taste of West Seattle : The West Seattle Helpline's 13th annual Taste of West Seattle is just a little over a week away! Join us May 24th at The Hall at Fauntleroy from 6-9 pm for the most delicious night in West Seattle.

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  15. COUNTDOWN: West Seattle 5K on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    It's a run/walk for the whole family - and it's now less than one week away. Sunday brings the first big 5K of the season to our area, the West Seattle 5K , raising money for the West Seattle High School PTSA .

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  16. Hit-run help needed; two found bicyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    RUN: The photo is from Poy , who says his car - the white one - is undrivable after being hit by somebody in the red one on Harbor Avenue near the 7-11 on Monday. The photo is from his neighbor, who says the two men were seen walking away after the crash.

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  17. ELECTION 2018: Joe Nguyen becomes second candidate to announce a run...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    We've heard from another candidate who has entered the race for our area's 34th District State Senate seat, open since Sen. Sharon Nelson is not running for re-election. Here's the announcement from Joe Nguyen 's campaign: Joe Nguyen, a Senior Manager at Microsoft who was born and raised in the 34th Legislative District, announced he would run for State Senate.

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  18. Happening Now: Garden tool(s) need repair? West Seattle Tool Library clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    It's prime time for gardening - so don't let your broken tool keep you from getting out and working in the yard, or courtyard, or P-Patch plot - take it to the West Seattle Tool Library before 4 pm and the WSTL/ Sustainable West Seattle folks will be happy to help.

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  19. About the police response at Don Armeni Boat RampRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    That has not been confirmed, and there is no word of anyone being hurt. Police are in the Don Armeni Boat Ramp vicinity right now trying to sort it all out.

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  20. Light Rail: 'Pigeon Ridge,' 'Oregon Street'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | West Seattle Blog

    They've been working for months on a light-rail extension we won't see for years, but had just minutes to decide which rough-draft alternative concepts should move forward and which shouldn't. That's how it went last night during the Sound Transit West Seattle/Ballard light-rail extension Stakeholder Advisory Group meeting at ST's downtown boardroom.

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