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  1. West Seattle Saturday: How the holiday weekend is beginningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | West Seattle Blog

    AMERICAN LEGION MEMORIAL DAY POPPIES : 8 am-4 pm today and tomorrow, American Legion Post 160 and Auxiliary Unit 160 will distribute traditional Memorial Day poppies at West Seattle Thriftway , as previewed here . DENNY-LINCOLN BIKE RIDE: 10 am, an all-ages group from the Denny International Middle School community takes off on the annual ride , which ends with a barbecue at Lincoln Park.

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  2. Softball postseason: West Seattle beats Bellevue in 1st district-tournament gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | West Seattle Blog

    At Southwest Athletic Complex , the West Seattle High School Wildcats softball team has just opened district tournament play with a victory over Bellevue HS , 7-2. Their next game is Thursday at 5 pm, same place they played today, Southwest Athletic Complex ; the game to determine their opponent is just getting under way.

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  3. Best-selling West Seattle author Lyanda Lynn Haupt reads Wednesday at next WordsWestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | West Seattle Blog

    The monthly WordsWest Literary Series has already highlighted many talented local writers - but this month's edition really has something they can crow about: A rare West Seattle appearance by best-selling author Lyanda Lynn Haupt . She and poet Allen Braden are reading this Wednesday at C & P Coffee Company in the next WordsWest event, as announced: From backyard bestiaries to the farms of White Swan, nature slays us.

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  4. Two weeks from today: 'Flipper Fest' at Alki BathhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | West Seattle Blog

    Just last night, a humpback whale surprised some lucky onlookers along the West Seattle shore. No photos, but we did get one when orcas made a similarly unexpected pass-by in the Wednesday mist.

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  5. West Seattle Saturday: See what's up today and tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | West Seattle Blog

    YU COMMUNITY BREAKFAST: It's a busy Saturday. Whatever you're doing, start it at the VFW Hall, 8 am-11 am, for breakfast and the talent exhibition that's being judged as part of choosing the new Hi-Yu Senior Court Queen.

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  6. VIDEO: You'll be voting on them - take a look at them!...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | West Seattle Blog

    If you were at the South Seattle College Georgetowm campus last night, you saw and heard nine candidates in three races as part of a two-section forum. If not - we have it all on video: That's the longer section of the forum, co-presented by three local Democratic organizations - the 34th District Democrats of West Seattle/North Highline/Vashon/Maury, and the 11th and 37th DDs - and moderated by John Burbank .

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  7. 'New era' as The Kenney finalizes Heritage Ministries affiliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | West Seattle Blog

    Six months after we reported on the plan for The Kenney to affiliate with Heritage Ministries and halve its debt, it's final, according to this announcement: The Kenney senior living community of West Seattle has cleared all of the necessary hurdles to complete its affiliation with Heritage Ministries, a New York nonprofit, faith-based organization. As a result of the completed affiliation, the amount of The Kenney's outstanding secured debt will be reduced almost in half from $21.3 million to $10.7 million, a reality that greatly improves The Kenney's financial position, assuring The Kenney's ongoing mission to serve seniors in West Seattle.

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  8. Happening Now: Port Commission's first all-T-5/Shell meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | West Seattle Blog

    Jason Mihok photographed the ND as they passed Port Townsend - he was on board the Victoria Clipper. Meantime, we're at Pier 69 , where the commission chambers are overflowing - we in fact are sitting on the floor in the back of the room.

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  9. West Seattle Tuesday: Should schools' bell times change? Plus:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | West Seattle Blog

    SEATTLE GREENDRINKS HEADS WEST: 5:30 pm at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center - details here , including how to RSVP. Westside School will be holding a high-school information fair on Tuesday May 12 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The fair will host approximately 15 Admission Directors from the Seattle area, along with two boarding schools.

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  10. Memorial service next Friday for Margaret A. Skube, 1954-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | West Seattle Blog

    Family and friends will gather Friday to remember Margaret Skube , who died in February at age 60. Here's the remembrance they're sharing with the community: She was born in West Seattle on October 10, 1954 to Galina and Noel Skube. She attended Alki Elementary and Madison Junior High, and graduated from West Seattle High School with the class of 1972.

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  11. West Seattle Sunday: Music for Mom (and everyone else), & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | West Seattle Blog

    Beach-ing or boating today? We start with two views from our summery Saturday - above, Rebecca shared the view from Argosy's Goodtime II passing Alki en route back from Blake Island and below, from Upper Alki, JayDee caught a view of the Seattle Yacht Club 's regatta before, according to its website , it was abandoned due to "light air": Now, on to our calendar highlights for the day ahead - whether you're celebrating Mother's Day or just the second day of the weekend: POST-GARAGE SALE DAY DONATIONS: Until 11 am, Clothes for the Cause collection continues at Alki Elementary ; 10 am-3 pm, Stop n Shop at the Senior Center of West Seattle is taking dropoffs on the alley in back ; for details and other ongoing donation sites, see our big list .

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  12. West Seattle weekend scene: Seafair Pirates, ahoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | West Seattle Blog

    As promised: Here's why the Seafair Pirates turned up in the middle of our West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day coverage . We were out photographing sales when a tip caused us to change course and set sail for Don Armeni Boat Ramp , where the Pirates were arriving for their annual photo shoot - Moby Duck and all.

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  13. West Seattle Saturday: Community Garage Sale Day AND moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | West Seattle Blog

    Happy West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day 2015! The key links, again, before we also list what else is happening: -More than 340 sales, of all sizes, all over West Seattle, 9 am-3 pm! -Clickable, searchable online map here -Downloadable/printable list/guide/map here -Donation drives listed here -As-it-happens coverage to come ! But first, a look at what else is up today/tonight: STAMP OUT HUNGER : Whatever you're doing today, before you head out, fill a bag with food for the National Association of Letter Carriers ' annual collection , and put it by your mailbox, mailslot, wherever your letter carrier delivers/picks up.

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  14. What you need to know on West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day eveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | West Seattle Blog

    It's West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day eve! 9 am-3 pm TOMORROW , 340+ sales of all sizes, all over West Seattle. Even if you're not shopping for anything in particular, WSCGSD's biggest success every year is as a way for neighbors to meet face-to-face, and that's a big reason why we've been happy to coordinate/present it since its fourth year in 2008.

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  15. High-school baseball: West Seattle wins 15-1 as postseason beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | West Seattle Blog

    Big win for the West Seattle High School varsity baseball team, as postseason play begins. Thanks to Caryn Johnson for the report and photo: First day of the Metro Playoffs.

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  16. Three days until West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | West Seattle Blog

    The forecast for Saturday - the 11th annual West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day , with 340+ sales of all sizes, all over West Seattle - just keeps getting better; now it's sunny with a high in the upper 70s or maybe even 80. Both forms of the sale map are now available - the clickable, searchable online version, which you'll find here , and the printable sale list/guide/map, a 21-page PDF you'll find here . If you have a minute to print out a poster for sale day and stick it on the bulletin board at your workplace, school, favorite coffee shop - here's one .

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  17. West Seattle Wednesday: Admiral Way project @ Southwest District...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | West Seattle Blog

    BABY STORY TIME: 11:30 am, bring your 4- to 12-month-old to High Point Branch Library for story time . Free.

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  18. West Seattle businesses: Thunder Road Guitars moving to JunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | West Seattle Blog

    Back in February, we published a note from Thunder Road Guitars owner Frank Gross , asking for help finding a bigger space for the shop. He found it - and is officially announcing the impending move, as well as a new partnership: We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we will be moving to the heart of the West Seattle Junction this summer, taking over the 4736 California Ave space previously occupied by The Sneakery.

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  19. Councilmember O'Brien visits West Seattle for 'kayaktivist' trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | West Seattle Blog

    Most of the time when we mention a city councilmember's visit to West Seattle, it's in connection with a meeting or a walking tour, staples of an elected official's life. But Councilmember Mike O'Brien came here this morning for something entirely different: He was among those who participated this morning in the latest round of "kayaktivist" training in advance of the on-water demonstrations planned when Shell 's Arctic-offshore-drilling rigs get to Terminal 5. The activist coalition that's organizing them has been leading kayak training with Alki Kayak Tour s at Seacrest, roughly twice a week for the past few weeks.

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  20. VIDEO: Guardian One helicopter pilot/Tactical Flight Officer @ West...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | West Seattle Blog

    The King County Sheriff's Office helicopter Guardian One isn't always just up over somebody's neighborhood in the middle of the night. This week alone, members of its crew made two appearances on the ground in our area.

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