Eastlake Newswire (Page 8)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Eastlake (Seattle, WA). (Page 8)

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  1. The Morning News: Lake Washington Needs Water, Bellingham's Got...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Stranger

    Lake Washington Is in Need of About an Inch of Water: "The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it's boosting the level of Lake Washington in Seattle early this year due to extremely low snowpack in the Cascade Mountains." On the Far Side of the Olympic Peninsula, the Coast Guard Received a Mayday Call Yesterday from a Fishing Vessel Called the Sea Beast: "The ship's master said the vessel was taking on water and he and his three crew members couldn't keep up with the flooding."

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  2. Bumbershoot Is Months Behind Schedule but Moving Forward 'As Fast as We Can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Stranger

    One Reel has been racing against the calendar since December, when the nonprofit announced a partnership with Anschutz Entertainment Group and the City of Seattle to keep Bumbershoot alive - but the festival's near-death experience put it months behind schedule . At the time of the announcement, One Reel director Heather Smith said that AEG would pay off the festival's debt and financially back its future, while the nonprofit would keep some autonomy and "maintain the essential character of the festival."

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  3. The Morning News: An Underwater Volcano Appears to Erupt Nearby, May...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Stranger

    Volcanoes! They're underwater, too! Did an Underwater Volcano Just Erupt Nearby? "More than 80 scientists from around the world gathered in Seattle last week to discuss a thrilling development: For the first time, seafloor instruments were providing a real-time look at the most active, submarine volcano off the Northwest coast - and all signs indicated it might erupt soon," Sandi Doughton reports . "But even the researchers most closely monitoring Axial Seamount were stunned by what happened next."

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  4. What Living Next to a Condo Construction Site Taught Me About Seattle's Noise OrdinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Stranger

    Its website describes the completed structure as a "half haven, half hotspot" with a long list of unsurprising attributes. In deliberate contrast to "the grandeur of the surrounding historic homes," for instance, Luma "makes a modern mark" with towering walls that appear to be "wrapped in sleek glass," and it rests within walking distance of the Pike/Pine corridor, where "nights out sizzle."

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  5. The Police Crackdown on Downtown Seattle Crime Looks Like a Continuation of the Failed War on DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Stranger

    A bus approaches Third Avenue and Pine Street, an area where police say they've made more than 100 arrests. This week, at the direction Mayor Ed Murray, Seattle police rounded up and arrested more than 100 suspected "drug dealers and thieves" in downtown, as part of what the mayor calls a "91 2 Block Strategy" to decrease crime in the along the downtown corridor.

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  6. The Morning News: State Legislature to Start Special Session,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Stranger

    The State Legislature Has to Go into a Special Session: As we've been telling you, things in Olympia are a shitshow in so many ways . Now, since lawmakers couldn't reach a budget deal, Gov. Jay Inslee - saying it's "time for all sides to compromise" - has ordered a special session starting Wednesday.

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  7. Food News: Renee Erickson Eliminates Tipping, New Restaurants for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Stranger

    Starting May 4, diners will no longer tip servers and bartenders at Renee Erickson's the Whale Wins, Walrus and Carpenter, and Barnacle. Renee Erickson Eliminates Tipping This week, chef Renee Erickson, along with business partners Jeremy Price and Chad Dale, announced that, effective May 4, tipping will be eliminated at her restaurants the Whale Wins , the Walrus and the Carpenter , and Barnacle .

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  8. The Morning News: Fight Over Crows in Portage Bay, Shooting in Columbia CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Stranger

    In Portage Bay, one family is accused of feeding crows too generously, drawing massive amounts of bird poop and scenes out of "The Birds." War of the Portage Bay Crows: "In the Portage Bay neighborhood in Seattle, crows have been at the center of an epic, nearly two-year neighborhood battle," reports Erik Lacitis .

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  9. At Seattle Central's Earth Day Rally: Mayor Murray, the Yes Men, and the Greenpeace SixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Stranger

    Mike Bonanno of the Yes Men pretending to be vice president of Shell's public relations. A few very vocal people in the crowd didn't recognize the artist/satirist.

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  10. Morning News: Three Restaurants Abolish Tips and Add 18.5% Surcharge, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Stranger

    Renee Erickson on eliminating tips: "We believe that it is right thing to do for our employees, and by extension, our customers." No More Tips at Renee Erickson's Three Seattle-Area Restaurants: In a letter, the renowned owner/chef says doing away with tips and replacing them with an 18.5% charge means "dollars can be shared among all of our employees.

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  11. Let Me Out of Here! Inside Seattle's Real-Life-Room-Escape BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Stranger

    It was the primitive kind where you type in your commands - "hit troll" or "drink water" - and get trapped in rooms and have to solve little puzzles to escape. The Legend of Zelda copped this feature to a degree, then Myst took it even further, and plenty more followed suit.

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  12. Food & Drink News: Kraken Congee Opens in Pioneer Square, Nine New 'Streateries' Coming This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Stranger

    Now Open Longtime pop-up Kraken Congee has opened its doors in the subterranean Pioneer Square space recently vacated by Little Uncle . In addition to their pan-Asian-inspired rice porridges with toppings such as pork belly adobo, five-spice duck confit, and nuoc cham-marinated hanger steak, owners Garrett Doherty and Shane Robinson have also taken advantage of the large wok they inherited from Little Uncle, adding dishes such as fried rice with baby octopus and kimchi.

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  13. The Morning News: Arctic Drilling Rig Arrives in Washington Waters,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Stranger

    That's the Blue Marlin , a heavy-lift ship carrying a Shell Arctic drilling rig called the Polar Pioneer toward Seattle's port. As the sun came up this morning, the apparatus of planetary destruction was pulling into Port Angeles - Olympic Mountains in the background, "Mosquito Fleet" of kayaktivists in the foreground, and The Stranger buzzing around in an inflatable rubber boat, watching.

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  14. Truck Spills Bees - Yes, Bees - All Over I-5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Stranger

    A semi truck rolled early this morning, spilling a load of bees on the median at the Interstate 5 and Interstate 405 interchange near Lynnwood. Bee keepers are at the site of the crash to attempt to round up the honeybees, according to reports from the Washington State Department of Transportation.

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  15. Twenty-One Arrested on Capitol Hill on Nationwide Day of Action Against Wealth InequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Stranger

    Folks, this is what an ascendent grassroots social movement against wealth inequality looks like. Protests around the country yesterday coalesced around one demand: $15 per hour wages and the right to organize.

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  16. Seattle's Bike Share Program Is Doing 'Pretty Well' Six Months After LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Stranger

    Never mind the doubters and the naysayers: Pronto Cycle Share, Seattle's 500-bike and 50-station strong bicycle share service , is doing quite well - according to Pronto Cycle Share, anyway. "Through rain, sleet, hail ," the bike share program says in a press release, "Seattle's Pronto Cycle Share riders proved they're made of sturdier stuff this winter."

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  17. Food & Drink News: Meat and Bread Opens on Capitol Hill, Dick...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Stranger

    Now Open Meat and Bread , the highly anticipated US outpost of the Vancouver, BC-based sandwich shop, is now open on Capitol Hill in the Central Agency Building . As the name implies, Meat and Bread keeps things straightforward: The menu features just three staple sandwiches , one daily special sandwich, a soup, and a salad.

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  18. Nightmarish Dreams and Trash TopiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Stranger

    Based on the way things look down there, it's reasonable to imagine that the whole project of building a city on this land was cursed from the start. Maybe the more attractive walkways and piers called for by the billion-dollar waterfront revitalization plan will help to un-devastate the lives of the people in the neighborhood, but that's harder to imagine.

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  19. The High List: Recommended Events for StonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Stranger

    Raekwon and Ghostface Killah both made some of the best early solo albums post-'Tang - Raekwon's Only Built 4 Cuban Linx and Ghostface Killah's Ironman . Together, Rae's crime-heavy dramas and Ghost's vivid storytelling are a force to be reckoned with.

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  20. Seattle Lawmakers Don't Like the Funding Plan for Regional Light Rail ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Stranger

    "If one person [in the legislature] gets pissed off, this whole thing can crash," says one Sound Transit official. That would mean NO LIGHT RAIL TO BALLARD OR WEST SEATTLE FOR YOU! Never mind those pasty Republican stooges in the Senate.

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