Downtown Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. GRATITUDE: West Seattle Food Bank says thanks to Origins, Gold LeafRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    No places/dates set yet. But if you'd like one at your fave SBUX, tea https://t.co/iLErMd5eFC JUST IN from SDOT - Highland Park Way will NOT be open before the PM commute; cleanup's not done yet.

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  2. for Valentine's Day: Flowers and more at FleurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Fleurt , the West Seattle Junction's flower and gift shop, has rejoined the WSB sponsor team for Valentine season 2017, and wants you to know: *"Flowers are Fleurt's specialty - but don't forget, we are a gift shop filled with goodies. Some of our favorites are jewelry, perfume, candles, lotions, scarves, plants and terrariums."

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  3. West Seattle Friday: Student storytellers; Clay Eals @ WWWS; Corner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Get your weekend going early - here are highlights for this afternoon and evening, from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar : WINE AND CHOCOLATE: Get ready for Valentine's Day at Viscon Cellars , where winemaker Viscon's wines will be paired with chocolate from Intrigue , 5-9 pm. WORDS, WRITERS, WEST SEATTLE : Tonight's edition of the author-appearance series presented by the Southwest Seattle Historical Society features its executive director Clay Eals , author of the definitive biography of songwriter/singer Steve Goodman , " Facing the Music ": CORNER BAR: Highland Park Improvement Club 's monthly pop-up event starts tonight at 6 pm, with music by Hot Rod and DJ Dr. Lehl .

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  4. Hala Rezoning: Add two months to the timeline for your feedbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    One week after the standing-room-only meeting in The Junction, there's a new development today in the proposed citywide rezoning that's a big component of the city's Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda : The timeline for the Mandatory Housing Affordability rezoning has just expanded by two months, so you have more time to get up to speed and get your comments in. The Junction Neighborhood Organization got first word from City Councilmember Lisa Herbold that the Office of Planning and Community Development is amending the schedule for release of the draft EIS [Environmental Impact Statement] and now it is anticipated to come out in May. This will give the community an additional two months to provide feedback.

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  5. West Seattle Wednesday: Southwest District Council; Myers Way...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    'ZOOTOPIA' AT THE LIBRARY : No school, so what to do? 2:30 pm, see " Zootopia " at Southwest Library . Free.

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  6. Celebration of life next Saturday for Charles W. Henke, 1926-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Family and friends will gather to remember Charles W. Henke at 1 pm next Saturday at Hope Lutheran Church in West Seattle. Here's the remembrance they're sharing with the community: Charles William Henke was born on December 9, 1926, in Gary, Indiana.

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  7. Happy Anniversary! 10 years for Fitness Together West SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    That's how many years her personal-training studio at 4546 California SW in The Junction has been open, helping people get and stay fit. Ten years is a massive milestone for any business, and Fitness Together West Seattle will celebrate with an open house this Saturday .

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  8. Taller poles for wireless electricity metering: Next West Seattle siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The big orange dot on that Seattle City Light -provided map marks the next spot where the utility will be installing a taller pole to facilitate its future switch to automated, wireless metering . The announcement includes this information: Seattle City Light continues to support Advanced Metering services throughout the utility's service territory by replacing existing utility poles with taller poles, which will host wireless utility data collection equipment.

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  9. West Seattle businesses: John's Corner Deli closing, cow stayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The green sign on the door at John's Corner Deli is a fond farewell to customers of Christina Yun and her brother Peter Choo . The pair bought the deli four years ago, their first venture into entrepreneurialism.

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  10. Inauguration Week: West Seattleites' chance meeting in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Inaugural Parade today, Women's March tomorrow. Big weekend in D.C., and some West Seattleites have traveled from here to "the other Washington."

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  11. @ Delridge District Council: Looking ahead to 'State of Delridge,' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Both of West Seattle's neighborhood-district councils have now had their first meetings since the city's official severing of ties and financial support. The Delridge Neighborhoods District Council met Wednesday night for the first time this year, continuing its third-Wednesday meetings but changing the location for the first quarter - it's meeting at Highland Park Improvement Club through March rather than at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center.

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  12. White Center Food Bank executive director Rick Jump announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Just announced late tonight - the longtime executive director of the White Center Food Bank , which serves part of West Seattle too, is retiring. Rick Jump 's message: To the clients, donors, volunteers, and staff of the White Center Food Bank and to the greater White Center Community: I have lived in White Center for 35 years; raised my children here, forged lifelong friendships, built partnerships, and helped to grow the White Center Food Bank for the past twelve years.

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  13. More West Seattle Snow? Winter Weather Advisory alert for 4 pm-6 amRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Some areas of West Seattle still have snow on the ground from last weekend - and we could see more tonight. The National Weather Service has a Winter Weather Advisory alert up for our area, officially starting t 4 pm and continuing through 6 am Sunday.

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  14. PHOTOS: West Seattle views of 2017, day 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    So far, West Seattle is 2-for-2 in 2017 days with beautiful endings. Above, from Jim Clark , along Beach Dive; below, from Jonathan Shipley at Lincoln Park : The moon and Venus were showing off high in the early-evening sky again tonight, Kanit Cottrell noticed from Gatewood: Kersti Muul photographed the eagles by the California/Andover 76 station: "My boyfriend was pumping gas, I heard them and jumped out, such a strange place to hear an eagle.

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  15. Another J-Pod orca presumed dead: J2 'Granny'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    After almost three months without a sighting, another of the Southern Resident Killer Whales is believed to be dead, orca experts are saying tonight. This time it's J2 , nicknamed Granny , believed to have been the oldest of Puget Sound's endangered resident orcas at ~105 years old, according to Ken Balcomb 's "in memoriam" essay on the Center for Whale Research website , which concludes: The SRKW population is now estimated to be 78 as of 31 December 2016, and J pod contains only 24 individuals plus the wandering L87.

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  16. 2016 LOOKBACK: West Seattle's transportation Top TenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    The challenges of getting to, from, and around our peninsula make transportation a hot topic just about any time. So here's our view of the top 10 transportation stories, for another 2016 lookback: In October, West Seattle Bike Connections found out that its proposal for the Harbor/Avalon/Manning/Spokane intersection, basically under the west end of the West Seattle Bridge, would be funded.

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  17. Sky & skylineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    More beautiful views to share while enjoying the holiday. The day began with an enormous canopy of pink-orange overhead - Jenny 's photo is above; Sandra sent the one below: And though it's not from West Seattle - we can't resist sharing this city view tweeted at us by Marcus:

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  18. Another hit-run; package-theft spree; 2 cars prowledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    RUN: An SDOT crew was out at 47th and Admiral today after an early-morning hit-and-run. A texter told us an "older red pickup," apparently with only the driver inside, hit two parked cars and some of the Alki Mail and Dispatch outdoor furniture.

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  19. West Seattle Wednesday: Winter-solstice sunset watch; 'Longest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    Welcome to winter! The solstice - which arrived at 2:44 am - factors into some of the highlights from our WSB West Seattle Holiday Guide and Event Calendar : SOLSTICE WATCH WITH ALICE : First sunset since winter's arrival means that NASA Solar System Ambassador Alice Enevoldsen will be at Solstice Park for her 31st quarterly sunset watch - fun, informative, free, for all ages. Full details on her website , including directions.

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  20. Seen off West Seattle: Another passing submarineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to those who sent us photos of another submarine sighting off Alki Point this afternoon - this photo is from Bruce Easter . Identifying a submarine is not as easy as identifying other types of Navy vessels, so we don't know which one this was.

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