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  1. Two Queen Anne restaurants participating in Thursday's Dining Out for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Diners across the country will have a chance to make a difference with their meals on Thursday, as part of the annual Dining Out for Life event to support AIDS service organizations. In Seattle, approximately 80 restaurants will donate anywhere from 30 to 50 percent of their proceeds to benefit Lifelong and its efforts, including the Chicken Soup Brigade food program, which serves clients with chronic medical conditions including HIV, diabetes, and kidney disease.


  2. 'It's really a great honor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    The 33-year old has starred on both TV and the big screen in his native Philippines, along with releasing several albums in a career that launched with the televised singing contest "Star for a Night." Seattle now gets the chance to see Bautista's acting chops up close, as he plays former president of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos in Seattle Repertory Theatre's production of "Here Lies Love," which opened last weekend and runs through June 4 at the Bagley Wright Theatre.


  3. Patricia Anne May Barger August 13, 1935 - February 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Patricia Anne May Barger, 81, died at Aegis of Queen Anne Assisted Living, Seattle, WA on February 25, 2017, after a period of declining health. Pat was born on August 13, 1935, the oldest of Beatrice and Ralph May's three children and Pat took her responsibilities as a big sister seriously throughout her life.


  4. City Fruit looks to Queen Anne, Magnolia to expandRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    A local nonprofit that promotes the cultivation of urban fruit has chosen Queen Anne and Magnolia for its next area of expansion. City Fruit was originally founded in 2008 in South Seattle, and the organization that harvests fruit from backyards and public parks throughout the city has since grown to encompass most of Seattle.


  5. 'When fear comes knocking ... answer with faith'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Jane Jones as Miss Havisham in Book-it's adaptation of Charles Dickens novel, "Great Expectations." Photo by Alan Alabastro.


  6. From Caldecott to Queen AnneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Newly-minted Caldecott Medal winner Javaka Steptoe speaks to students at Queen Anne Elementary during an assembly on Jan. 26. Photo by Joe Veyera The Brookyln-based author and illustrator was aware that his latest book, "Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artists Jean-Michel Basquiat," was in contention for the Caldecott Medal, but that it also faced stiff competition. He quickly got out and "tried not to get my phone soaked," as he learned his book on the late-New York neo-expressionist artist had been recognized as the most distinguished American picture book for children from the past year.


  7. Mosqueda announces run for City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Teresa Mosqueda is currently the Washington State Labor Council political and strategic campaign director. Photo courtesy of People for Teresa A local labor leader and health care advocate is the latest candidate to enter the fray for the open at-large Seattle City Council seat.


  8. Goings, Goings, GoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Small Business Administration Regional Administrator Calvin Goings speaks during the Queen Anne Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Nov. 17. Photo by Joe Veyera As one of approximately 4,000 political appointees of the Obama administration, Calvin Goings submitted his letter of resignation to take effect on Inauguration Day, giving the president-elect a clean slate for his own nominees. The Regional Administrator for the U.S Small Business Administration, serving Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska, Goings has spent the last seven years amplifying the federal agency's focus on the "three C's" for small businesses: Access to capital, access to government contracts, and access to counseling services.


  9. Remembering Queen Anne's small neighborhood grocery storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    At the top of Queen Anne Hill, on the corner of Queen Anne Avenue North and West Boston Street, stood a small, independent grocery beloved by many on the Hill. The owner of the store was Morris Mezistrano, a self-made man and extraordinary entrepreneur.


  10. Remembering Queen Anne's small neighborhood grocery storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Many Queen Anne residents recall Nelsen's Quality Grocery on 325 W. Galer Street, which is currently Top Pot Doughnuts. Run by Donald Nelsen until 2001, it was the longest continuously-operated grocery store on Queen Anne Hill.


  11. A reason to celebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    A halloween banner hangs over an aisle at Champion Party Supply in Interbay, just off of the Magnolia Bridge. Photo by Joe Veyera Champion Party Supply is celebrating one year on Elliot Avenue West, and will soon install an awning to make the store easier for customers to spot.


  12. Queen Anne & Magnolia in Brief | October 5, 2016Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Now in its third year, organizers are hoping to break that record, and are asking the community to drop off new or gently used coats that can then be given to be people in need. Collection bins will be at the Umpqua Bank branches in Queen Anne and Magnolia throughout the month of October.


  13. Giving backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    Volunteers from Washington Holdings were at Sacred Heart Shelter and the Queen Anne Food Bank on Friday for the United Way's annual Day of Caring. Photo by Joe Veyera More than 13,000 volunteers fanned out across King County on Friday, helping hundreds of local nonprofits in the community for the United Way's Day of Caring.


  14. Queen Anne & Magnolia in Brief | September 21, 2016Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    A local author and illustrator will celebrate the release of her first book with an event this Friday at Magnolia's Bookstore . The picture book geared toward young children follows an inquisitive mouse with more than he share of queries, until he encounters someone who tells him just where he can find all the answers he seeks.


  15. History in Perspective | Preserving the integrity of our built...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    The Allen Institute, 615 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle with the historic two dealerships in the foreground. Photo courtesy of the Queen Anne Historical Society.


  16. Seattle voters approve housing levy, reject elevated park planRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2016 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    The race to replace long-time incumbent Jim McDermott in the 7th Congressional District is officially down to two candidates. State Sen. Pramila Jayapal, and Rep. Brady Walkinshaw took the top spots in last week's primary, as the pair of Democrats earned a spot on the November ballot.


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