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  1. You're Invited to Lunch! Let a graduating culinary student cook for youRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Busy for lunch tomorrow? If not - and if you're going to be in West Seattle or able to get here - we've been asked to share this unique invitation on behalf of a local culinary student: We have an invitation for anyone interested to come join us at the Alhadeff Grill at South Seattle College for graduating student Solmi 's capstone lunch on Wednesday, May 24th. Price is $15 for the following.

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  2. PHOTOS: Sunny run/walk for 1,000 at West Seattle 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The West Seattle High School PTSA had much to cheer for during today's West Seattle 5K . Great weather, great turnout - and the latter means fundraising success.

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  3. Breaking Up Bertha: What's been happening since the digging was doneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    It's been a month and a half since the Highway 99 tunneling machine finished digging . Besides roadbuilding and other work underground, the task of breaking the machine into pieces continues.

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  4. Traffic/Transit Today: Friday's here! Bike Everywhere Day, plus ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    BIKE EVERYWHERE DAY: The former "Bike to Work Day" is now " Bike Everywhere Day " and you'll find West Seattle Bike Connections and friends by the low bridge. SUNDAY REMINDER: If you're not running/walking in Sunday morning's West Seattle 5K - don't forget that Alki SW will be closed to traffic for a few hours along the route starting at 8 am.

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  5. GRATITUDE: West Seattle Food Bank says 'thank you' for Instruments of Change successRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The tally's in, and the West Seattle Food Bank is expressing gratitude tonight for everyone involved with last Saturday's Instruments of Change fundraiser. From WSFB's Judi Yazzolino : The Board of Directors and Staff of the West Seattle Food Bank would like to graciously thank our sponsors, donors, guests and our dedicated and hardworking volunteers for making our 10th Annual Instruments of Change Dinner/Auction such a huge success, raising over $148,500, which was $17,000 more than last year.

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  6. CONGRATULATIONS! West Seattle team ROV team wins regionals, heads to international ROV competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    A West Seattle team is headed to the International Competition for MATE ROV after winning the Pacific Northwest Regional Competition with their underwater robot! The Junior Huskies took first place in the Ranger division at the Weyerhaeuser Aquatic Center with tough competition from teams throughout the region. The independent team is comprised of four West Seattle 8th graders who attend Washington Middle School - Aidan Grambihler , Colby Smith , Graham Hyland , and Owen Tiffany .

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  7. FOLLOWUP: New RV camp in east West Seattle not a city priority, so farRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    So far, it looks like the city does not plan any immediate action about the new, unauthorized RV camp in east West Seattle. We checked back there late today, one day after getting word it was setting up on vacant state-owned land toward the east end of the original 2008 "Nickelsville" encampment site, off 2nd SW between West Marginal Way SW and Highland Park Way SW.

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  8. New Camp: RVs facing Sodo sweep have moved to east West Seattle lot...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Just yards from where the city almost set up an "RV safe lot" last year before scrapping the idea, an unofficial RV camp is taking shape right now. We just visited the site on the east end of the land twice inhabited by the tent camp that called itself "Nickelsville," after finding out about the RVs' move via e-mail sent to us and other media outlets.

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  9. 2 Fingers Social on the way to South DelridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    West Seattle residents Andrew Spence and Ed Wheeler have worked in bars and restaurants throughout the city since moving here from Oakland, California and Las Vegas, Nevada, respectively. Now the two have become business partners working toward a summertime opening of 2 Fingers Social at 9211 Delridge Way SW, a site that has seen a variety of businesses come and go in recent years, as noted here when we first mentioned an early-stage plan for the site in March .

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  10. Happening Now: 4 West Seattle stops today on NW Green Home TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Until 5 pm, you can visit 4 West Seattle stops on the free Northwest Green Home Tour . Here's the list, south to north: 9323 31ST PLACE SW : Above, Parie Hines of LD Arch Design , architect for two of today's stops.

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  11. Newest recommendations for better 'management'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    It started in 2014 with the West Seattle Transportation Coalition 's list of priorities . In January 2015, when then-City Councilmember Tom Rasmussen chaired the council's Transportation Committee, he announced a West Seattle Bridge Corridor Management Task Force; in September 2015, he presented a "whitepaper" with recommendations .

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  12. City says it might move Roxbury up to 2019, as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    In our recent reports on West Seattle roads in need of repaving , and the ensuing comments, 35th SW and Delridge Way SW dominated the discussion. Tonight, we received SDOT e-mail announcing the start of "outreach" for two other repaving projects, including "fact sheets" with maps for each.

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  13. West Seattle whale watching: Orcas headed this way, northboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to the texter who just let us know that local orca fans are tracking two groups of transient orcas headed this way - one along the east side of Vashon, one along the west side. According to Orca Network commenters, they could be in view off West Seattle's west shore before too long.

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  14. Who's running for Seattle mayor, so far? More than you've heardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    So you've probably heard by now that former Mayor Mike McGinn wants that title again. He announced it this morning with this tweet: and then invited reporters to his Greenwood home at midmorning to find out more.

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  15. More unsheltered people accepting housing and/or services, City Council committee toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    With one sanctioned encampment in our area, and two areas swept nearby, you might be wondering about the city's newest stats on its homelessness-related effort. Above is the slide deck used when city staffers briefed the City Council's Human Services and Public Health Committee this afternoon .

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  16. @ Southwest District Council: Project previews, plus crime trendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    One final community meeting to recap from this past week - here's what happened as the Southwest District Council discussed three transportation-related projects - including issues such as Fauntleroy Boulevard construction vs. Sound Transit 3 planning - and received a crime-trends update. NEIGHBORHOOD STREET FUND PROJECTS: SDOT outreach lead Natalie Graves said she was there to "take feedback" as the project leads weren't available.

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  17. FOLLOWUP: No 35th SW repaving until 2023? Herbold asks Kubly to reconsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Remember our report last week about the rutted state of much of 35th SW, touched off by a reader tip about that particular hole on the northbound side, north of SW Webster? At the time, SDOT reiterated that 35th SW is not scheduled for major repaving work until 2023 . City Councilmember Lisa Herbold 's staff, meantime, told us that she was asking SDOT to move that up, and working on a letter to SDOT director Scott Kubly to formalize the request.

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  18. Fauntleroy Boulevard Project: Community group's 2nd meeting plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    One month ago today, we published our report on the launch meeting of the Fauntleroy Way Neighborhood and Business Association , formed out of concerns related to the years-in-the-works, in-final-design-phase Fauntleroy Boulevard project . The group has just announced its second meeting, 7:30 pm Wednesday, April 19th, with a list of current/continuing questions and concerns: The Fauntleroy Way Neighborhood and Business Association will host this meeting to discuss the current status of the Fauntleroy Way Boulevard project.

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  19. History, literature, music, more for your West Seattle WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    CAMPBELL BUILDING LANDMARK HEARING: As previewed again here on Monday , today's the day the Landmarks Preservation Board is scheduled to decide on whether to designate a second West Seattle Junction building as an official city landmark. This time it's the Campbell Building , across California/Alaska from the newly designated Hamm Building .

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  20. Friday Night: 'West End Girls' @ The SkylarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    "If you follow drag queens at all, you know that basically all drag happens on Capitol Hill." So says West Seattle resident and drag performer Cookie Couture , who is presenting a show - Friday night at The Skylark in North Delridge - aimed at changing that: " West End Girls: A Drag Extravaganza ."

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