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  1. Capitol Hill Community Post | Volunteer Park Criterium 2017 is June 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Bike riding in Seattle continues after Bicycle Month with a full weekend of racing in Ballard and Capitol Hill on marks the 24th running of the Ballard Criterium with the 50th anniversary Volunteer Park Criterium at Volunteer Park on Capitol Hill on Criteriums are fast paced events on a closed course that is usually short, from 1/2 to a mile in length, featuring cyclists matched by age or ability, and raced to time limit, usually a half hour to an hour in duration. They feature up to 100 bicyclists racing at the same time at speeds up to 40 mph.

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  2. $14M deal for Elliott Bay Book Company buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    A prime piece of Pike/Pine's commercial past and present has a new owner. A company associated with the Keeler Investment Group , an investor in "Pacific Northwest-based, early stage, private equity and real estate opportunities," for $14 million, according to King County records.

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  3. Convicted Broadway Grill hacker sentenced to 27 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Roman Seleznev , the son of a Russian lawmaker and a prisoner once reportedly dangled in exchange for Edward Snowden , was sentenced to 27 years Friday morning in a milestone that should mark the beginning of the end of a long story in Capitol Hill crime and justice and an international scheme that included ripping off customers of the Broadway Grill .

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  4. Capitol Hill food+drink | Dad's dedication and a new generation - 30+ years of El GallitoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    That dedication has kept the restaurant open since the early 1980s. Refugio Lopez was born in Mexico, but spent most of his life in the United States, living in Texas and Chicago before coming to Seattle in 1978.

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  5. Seattle Times: Lawsuit alleges Murray sexually abused teen he met on Capitol Hill in 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Seattle Mayor Ed Murray faces a sex scandal as he heads into a reelection battle to retain his office at City Hall. The Seattle Times reported Thursday that the 61-year-old faces a lawsuit over allegations that he sexually abused a drug-addicted teen he met on Capitol Hill in the 1980s before Murray launched his political career: A 46-year-old Kent man sued Seattle Mayor Ed Murray on Thursday, claiming Murray "raped and molested him" over several years, beginning in 1986 when the man was a 15-year-old high-school dropout.

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  6. CHS History | Piecora's land deal, Bauhaus block acquired, Bus Stop RIPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Join your community at a screenprinting work party on Sunday, April 2 between 10am and 2pm! Help artists Claire Jauregui and Marja Huhta print posters of positive resistance in support of three upcoming marches in Seattle. We'll be printing posters Continue reading The Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market supports Washington's small family farmers by creating a vibrant neighborhood farmers market.

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  7. CHS Pics | March showers bring Capitol Hill rain gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    It has been an abnormally rainy start to spring for Seattle with rainfall more than double your typical wet and dreary Pacific Northwest March. You can learn how to put that extra rainfall to work for flowers and plants at a Meet-a-RainWise Contractor Fair coming up in April at Madison Valley's City People's : program helps take some of the burden off its taxed sewer system by providing rebates that cover "most or all" of the cost of installing cisterns and rain gardens.

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  8. Finala ly APRIL will be held in April as Capitol Hill-born small...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The APRIL Festival and Book Expo is breaking with tradition. For the first time - and the last time - the uniquely Capitol Hill literary festival will be confining its celebration to one day only - April 1st.

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  9. With small slide below Interlaken, soggy March brings landslide concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    A small slide closed 14th Ave E between Boyer and Lynn to through traffic Saturday morning. With continuing rains, you can expect to see more mud.

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  10. Jayapal talks health care, climate change, fake news, battling TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal , representing Capitol Hill's 7th District in Washington D.C., held her first town hall since taking office Monday night, appropriately enough, at a packed Town Hall Seattle . "Some people have called me the anti-Trump, and I'm so proud," Jayapal said in front of a crowd that put its "AGREE" signs to frequent use.

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  11. Protest march covers Black Lives Matter hot spots from Capitol Hill to youth jail to Midtown CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Omari Tahir Garrett thanked the crowd and urged protesters to be world leaders - and save his house at 24th and Spring At 12th and Spruce as activists rally outside the Juvenile Detention Center for #BlackLivesMatter demo in #Seattle pic.twitter.com/MGg9ge4Ajc Around 2,000 people gathered Saturday night at Seattle Central for a Black Lives Matter protest that ended up covering a lot of mileage - and a lot of issues - with stops at a multitude of sites around Capitol Hill and the Central District including the East Precinct , the county's youth jail facility, a troubled property on the backside of 23rd Ave's Midtown Center , and, yes, Uncle Ike's .

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  12. CHS Pics | Gandalf in the alley, General Organa on Pine, Comicon in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Maybe someday soon, Emerald City Comicon can be even bigger . But we like it best when the cosplay spills out of the halls of the Washington State Convention Center and onto the streets below Capitol Hill.

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  13. Capitol Hill renters might be getting slightly better deal in 2017...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Friday morning, the Seattle City Council is taking its first steps toward forming a first of its kind commission to represent renters at City Hall . Formation of the Seattle Renters' Commission comes as rents for the first time in ages appear to possibly be softening on Capitol Hill - but immediately lower rents aren't necessarily the goal.

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  14. Tax the rich? Trump-Proof Seattle coalition makes push for city income taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Homelessness, affordable housing, addiction, education - You can stop pretty near any barstool discussion of progressive policy in "liberal Seattle" cold in its tracks with this gem: "Too bad Washington doesn't have an income tax!" Wednesday, a coalition of advocacy groups visited City Hall to make the case that Seattle should go it alone with an income tax on high earners. Led by the Transit Riders Union , the Trump Proof Seattle coalition says it wants to create a new income tax in Seattle that would institute "a 2.5% tax on unearned income, comprising capital gains, interest and dividends" and households "with total income over $250,000."

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  15. Why Capitol Hill's newest restaurant - and plenty of others - are adding service chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Chef and owner Brian Clevenger is celebrating the opening of Contadino and its sibling pizzeria on 19th Ave E. While he would prefer to talk about fresh pasta and pizza, he, like a growing number of Capitol Hill food and drink owners, is answering questions about an italicized note at the bottom of his menus notifying diners of a "5% service charge" that is "distributed in full to the employees you do not see" - While pro-labor advocates call the new crop of service charges added by owners like Clevenger protests of " the fact that they have to pay their workers a living wage ," the Contadino restaurateur says he is trying to find a new path to solve an issue close to his heart.

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  16. Neighborhood by neighborhood, Seattle working out HALA and Mandatory Housing Affordability changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Miller Park residents are not happy with the proposed zoning changes for their neighborhood in the city's Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda . Those residents will get an opportunity to voice their thoughts in small group discussions following a presentation on HALA, Urban Villages, and the Mandatory Housing Affordability proposal at a Community Design Workshop at 6 PM on Tuesday at the Miller Community Center .

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  17. Capitol Hill Community Council holding benefit for Bellevue mosque damaged in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Next week, the Capitol Hill Community Council is expanding its neighborhood borders to help the Islamic Center of the Eastside in Bellevue, which is raising money to rebuild after a January arson attack. "We wanted to really dedicate our time and basically give our space to other folks in our community that are hurting or being targeted," said CHCC president Zachary DeWolf .

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  18. 206 Burger Company plans March opening on First HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    We can tell you what is coming next at the corner of Madison and Terry but we can't tell you much about what happened to the old Corner Cafe . Shrestha opened his 206 Burger Company takeout location downtown on 3rd Ave between Marion and Columbia in 2014 but he has been cooking burgers for more than a decade.

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  19. Two assisted living developments - 24 stories on First Hill, 6 in Eastlake - face design reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Two new assisted living projects planned for Capitol Hill's neighboring neighborhoods will go in front of the design review board Wednesday night. Both are part of a development trend addressing the market demand for more senior housing in Seattle.

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  20. Eldridge Tire Company just might stick around to be part of next...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The Landmarks Preservation Board voted Wednesday night to approve one auto row era building on Broadway nominated for landmark status and deny its next door neighbor. Both are properties owned by Seattle Central and are being lined up for affordable housing development by the school.

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