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  1. Chesapeake Bay Borer Ready for ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | PaintSquare

    The machine that will create a second tunnel as part of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel expansion project has been finished - now it just needs to make a journey of more than 4,000 miles from its point of origin before it can be pressed into service. "Chessie" - so named by a local middle-schooler as part of a naming contest run by the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel District and the joint venture contracted for the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel Project - was constructed in Schwanau, Germany, but Herrenknecht AG, which has made borers for transit projects in Los Angeles and for the London Crossrail project.

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  2. Connelly: Durkan budget goals -- better services, more buses, fewer carsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan delivers her first State of the City address at Rainier Beach High School, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. She is now putting on the table a $5.9 billion proposed 2019-20 budget.

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  3. Working in Clark County: Randy Anis, crane operator at Waterfront Vancouver's Block 8Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Working in Clark County, a brief profile of interesting Clark County business owners or a worker in the public, private, or nonprofit sector. Send ideas to Lyndsey Hewitt: lyndsey.hewitt@columbian.com ; fax 360-735-4598; phone 360-735-4550.

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  4. 'Coffee with Kshama Sawant' - District 3 representative holds rare community meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Capitol Hill Blog

    Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant met with a standing room only crowd of constituents to discuss issues ranging from affordable housing and gentrification to low internet speeds and privacy at Squirrel Chops , a coffeeshop in Seattle's Central District, Saturday morning. "There's a lot of issues facing us as a district with skyrocketing rents and hypergentrification and we've certainly seen the increase in gun violence," Squirrel Chops co-owner Shirley Henderson said while introducing council member Sawant.

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  5. Signed up yet? 2 weeks until 3 hours that can save your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | West Seattle Blog

    That's your video invitation to a free preparedness event unlike any other you've attended. 2-5 pm Sunday, October 7th, at High Point Community Center , West Seattle Be Prepared and the Emergency Communication Hubs invite you to learn and talk about how to be ready for The Big One.

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  6. Northwest Colleges: Huskies survive NCAA golf cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Washington men's golf team slipped three spots to 12th place but survived a surprise cut to 18 teams for today's final round of the NCAA championships at Karsten Creek Golf Club . Despite the added pressure, the Huskies responded with a round of 13-over-par 301 to finish 54 holes at 51-over 915.

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  7. The NHL comes to town Monday for a preseason showcase - could Utah ever land a pro hockey team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    With Kings and Canucks facing off Monday in an exhibition, it begs the question: What is the next major league sport destined for the Beehive State? The Salt Lake Tribune Los Angeles Kings' Trevor Lewis shows off the Stanley Cup to fans at the Utah State Capitol Wednesday August 27, 2014. Lewis is a Salt Lake City native who played for Brighton's club team as a freshman in 2002.

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  8. Uptown Alliance weighs in on future Seattle Center stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Photos by Brandon Macz: Residents weighed in on their preferred route for a Ballard extension that would place a light rail station near Seattle Center. Sound Transit checked its Ballard Link extension alternatives with the Uptown Alliance on Thursday, receiving positive feedback about siting a new underground station on Republican Street near KeyArena.

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  9. You can help! Here's a FUN* way to volunteerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | West Seattle Blog

    You don't have to leave the city to enjoy nature - or to teach kids about it, which is the goal of a Seattle Audubon looking right now for West Seattle volunteers. The announcement, from Wendy Walker : Do you know how spiders navigate their own webs without getting stuck, or why tree leaves are different shapes? Explore these and other fun science topics with Seattle Audubon's * FUN program.

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  10. They Are Islanders! Come From Away Tour Cast Meets the Press Before Hitting the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Broadway

    Come on in - the door's open! The cast of the Come From Away North American tour, including Becky Gulsvig, Andrew Samonsky, Megan McGinnis and more, took a break from rehearsal on September 20 to meet the press, before taking the hit Broadway show on the road. The touring cast, which also features Kevin Carolan, Harter Clingman, Nick Duckart, Chamblee Ferguson, Christine Toy Johnson, Julie Johnson, James Earl Jones II, Danielle K. Thomas and Emily Walton, gathered together at the Signature Theatre in New York City to share why they're honored and excited to be bringing Irene Sankoff and David Hein's emotional but uplifting musical to over 25 cities across the country and Canada.

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  11. West Seattle Thursday: Design Review x 2; Alki Community Council; pups in the pool; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | West Seattle Blog

    SUPPORT GROUP: 1 pm in the second-floor cafe at Senior Center of West Seattle , the monthly brain-injury-support group meets. More info here .

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  12. Raising a glass for Mark LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Madison Park Times

    Photos by Brandon Macz: The Attic employees - past and present - gathered for a photo during a memorial for the tavern's longtime proprietor, Mark Long. The memorial also brought in a lot of old friends and patrons, who raised a glass in Long's memory.

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  13. West Seattle Crime Prevention Council: Myers Way, auto theft, noise, school officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | West Seattle Blog

    Toplines from last night's West Seattle Crime Prevention Council meeting, which turned out to have a featured guest after all: CAPTAIN'S UPDATE: Precinct commander Capt. Pierre Davis spoke about Myers Way and says the city's Navigation Team is "ready and willing" to remove the unsanctioned camp in the woods on the east side - outreach is under way now, posting is next, and "hopefully by the end of October that will be cleaned and repurposed."

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  14. Poke shop break-in leads to arrest in South Seattle burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    A burglary at a Poke shop and stolen iPads led to the arrest of two men who may be involved in a series of South Seattle burglaries. Seattle police were called to a Poke shop in the 5300 block of Rainier Avenue at 8 a.m. Tuesday by employees who arrived to find the front door had been pried open.

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  15. What's up for your West Seattle WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | West Seattle Blog

    ROXHILL PARK WALK: Walk with Sound Steps at 3 pm : "Join your neighbors for a walk on the Longfellow Creek Trail, through Roxhill Park on a .5 mile loop - stop there or continue on for another loop for 1 mile total. Meet at the trail entrance on Barton."

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  16. Load up your fall dance card with classics and fresh new workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Seattle Times

    Get into ballet history with Jerome Robbins at PNB. Then branch out with contemporary work at Whim W'Him, Velocity Dance Center, and On The Boards.

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  17. Slog PM: Dave Meinert Officially Removed From Capitol Hill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | The Stranger

    Dave Meinert officially removed as operator of his Pike/Pine businesses : When the multiple sexual misconduct allegations against Meinert came out, he allegedly sold his stake in his Capitol Hill businesses. Paperwork unearthed by Capitol Hill Seattle Blog shows that the change has been solidified and Meinert is no longer involved with Queer/Bar, Grimm's, and Lost Lake Cafe.

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  18. 'Change of Corporate Officer' - the paperwork of the Meinert misconduct accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Pike/Pine changes in the wake of sexual misconduct and rape allegations against a prominent neighborhood business owner have boiled down to the paperwork. Monday, the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board approved a raft of liquor license changes for three Pike/Pine nightlife venues after David Meinert was removed from the corporations operating the businesses.

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  19. 9 families embrace ultra-collaborative cohousing lifestyle based on trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Marin Independent Journal

    Architects Grace Kim and Mike Mariano and their daughter, Ella, gather in the living room of their residence at Capitol Hill Urban Cohousing. A'This is a semipublic area,A' Kim says.

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  20. Thousands attend speech by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints leader in LangleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The worldwide leader of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints couldn't resist a hockey analogy when he spoke to more than 4,600 members of the church at the Langley Events Centre on Sunday. President Russell M. Nelson noted that LEC often hosts hockey games and said he was glad to see "nobody in the penalty box".

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