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  1. Harvest Festival returns to the Junction Oct. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | West Seattle Herald

    The West Seattle Junction Harvest Festival and Trick-or-Treat is back again for young and old alike on Sunday, October 30th 10am - 2pm. The Junction's Harvest Festival has become a favorite fall event for West Seattle with hundreds of kids and merchants dressed up for the occasion.

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  2. West Seattle artist finds voice through adversity; Sheila Lengle faces challenges, finds successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 5 | West Seattle Herald

    Simply walking into Sheila Lengle's home reveals much about the artist. The thrift store finds, family photos, books on writing, her paintings on the walls and a studio ready to spring into action provides a glimpse into her many passions and her circuitous life journey.

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  3. HiSTORY, HerSTORY, OurSTORY, YourSTORY - An Evening of West Seattle & Fauntleroy YMCA MemoriesRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Join us to share and hear stories about the YMCA from every era of our 94-year history in West Seattle. Bring and view Y memorabilia.

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  4. Lower Southwest Spokane Street will be repaved over the next two weeksRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    The project is expected to take about three months to complete. In addition to repaving the road, the project includes: a A new pedestrian crossing on the west side of the intersection of SW Spokane St & 11th Ave SW a New and upgraded curb bulbs and curb ramps a Replacing two active railroad crossings a Removal of an abandoned railroad crossing a Construction of a raised sidewalk on the north side of the 900 block of SW Spokane St, creating a speed bump to slow people driving as they cross the paths of people walking or biking on the West Seattle Bridge Trail a Repair sections of sidewalk and trail where tree roots have badly cracked the surface Construction over the next two weeks will largely be confined to the sidewalks and edges of the road: a This week work begins on the installation of the new pedestrian crossing, signal, and ramps at the intersection of SW Spokane St & 11th Ave ... (more)

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  5. West Seattle family gets racial threats in letter; Fundraising...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    A fundraising campaign has been launched to come to the aid of a West Seattle family that has received overt racial threats. The family who lives in the 3800 block of 22nd Avenue Southwest called police around 10 PM July 26 after the homeowner found the letter on the front door of her house.

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  6. Local personality Georgie Kunkel presents 'Color Me...Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Reviewing the years of her childhood, education, teaching and counseling, work as "Rosie, the Riveter" for Boeing, political activity with the National Organization of Women, community organizing, performing musical and comedic entertainment, Georgie Kunkel will talk about her book Color Me Feminist at "Words, Writers & West Seattle's" monthly book-talk series. The Southwest Seattle Historical Society sponsors this free book-talk series on the 'First Friday' of each month.

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  7. West Seattle wins Majors state openerRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    West Seattle waltzed past Walla Walla Valley by a 7-2 score to open the state Major Little League baseball all-star tournament Sunday. The action for ages 10-12 is taking place at Hidden Valley in Bellevue, and West Seattle will return there for a 6 p.m. game Tuesday against Redmond North.

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  8. 2016 West Seattle Grand Parade names their Marshall: The Schmitz FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    The West Seattle Grand Parade organization has selected the Schmitz Family as the 2016 Grand Marshall of the parade for its generations of public service and generosity to the West Seattle community. Dietrich and Vicki Schmitz will represent the extended family in the parade which steps off on July 23rd at 11:00 AM on California Ave SW from Lander to Edmunds.

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  9. Sportswatch: For the week of June 29-July 5Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Little League District 7 All-Stars District 7 All-Star Little League action continues this week, with the Juniors provisional championship scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday at the PacWest fields located between Burien and SeaTac. The if necessary game is at 9 a.m. Thursday.

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  10. Once and Future River: Reclaiming the DuwamishRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    "Words, Writers & West Seattle's" monthly book-talk series will be held on July 8th instead of the usual 'First Friday' this month because of the holiday on the 4th. Once and Future River: Reclaiming the Duwamish, is just published with the University of Washington Press and is about the damaged landscape of Seattle's Duwamish River, finding hope in the story of our past, present and future impact on the earth.

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  11. On the Go Week of 6-20-16Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Playhouse Northwest Birthday Party Team Playhouse NW 3270 California Ave. S.W. Mon., June 20, 5-9:45 p.m. For three years we have been putting education and actors first. Join us for cake, refreshments, music and good cheer.

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  12. Amanda's View: Photographing Women: Taking the plunge Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    By Amanda Knox In my limited modeling experience, the most difficult thing has always been the face. So much can be conveyed through a facial expression.

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  13. Relay for Life at West Seattle stadium will run all night to help save lives from cancerRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers, and community members will unite at West Seattle stadium starting at 6pm June 18 for the annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life of West Seattle to help save lives from cancer. The Relay For Life movement is the world's largest fundraising event to fight every cancer in every community, with four million participants in 6,000 events worldwide in 2016.

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  14. West Seattle Boxing Gym open house set for July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Highline Times

    The Boxing Gym West Seattle 9613 16th Ave SW is hosting an Open House so that people can check out what the space is all about and have fun in the process. Party goers will have a chance to chat with Coach Lee Torres and members of the gym.

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  15. Taste Of West Seattle 2016 sets new recordRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    We are ecstatic to announce that the Taste of West Seattle 2016 was our most successful ever! This year's Taste featured 41 local food and drink providers, had a sellout crowd of over 500 people for the third year in a row and raised a new Taste all-time record of over $63,000 to support the West Seattle Helpline! We are incredibly grateful to the local West Seattle restaurants, coffee shops, breweries, wineries, bakeries, and chocolatiers who served up delicious tastes all throughout the night. Congratulations to the winners of our Best Taste contest! Our amazing volunteers helped us with all aspects of the event and made it possible to add new features such as the Balloon Pop and a photo booth .

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  16. Seattle Summer Parkways Returns to Transform City Streets into "Park" WaysRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Seattle Summer Parkways returns this summer in August and September, and features three separate days of special events in three iconic neighborhoods: Rainier Valley, West Seattle and Ballard. Hosted by the Seattle Department of Transportation, Seattle Summer Parkways will transform streets into open-street "parkways" where people can bike, play, walk, run and experience neighborhoods in unique and inviting ways.

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  17. Six story, 11 unit Apt. building proposed for Alki Ave. SW; 16 parking spaces providedRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | The Highline Times

    A Shoreline Substantial Development Application has been filed with Seattle's DPD to allow a six story, eleven unit apartment building in an environmentally critical area. Parking for 16 vehicles will be provided, at grade.

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  18. ArtsWest VERGE annual Gala and Auction set for June 11Read the original story

    May 4, 2016 | The Highline Times

    VERGE ArtsWest's Annual Gala & Auction is set for June 11 at the Seattle Design Center, 5701 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108, Doors will open at 5:30pm. Enjoy a full hosted bar, wine, and delicious hors d'oeuvres while you bid on fantastic auction items.

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  19. Cove Park next to Fauntleroy Ferry could expand if land swap is madeRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to learn about the opportunity, and first step in a process, to expand Cove Park through a land swap with King County. This property, 8923 Fauntleroy Way SW, with 35 feet of beach front property, is immediately to the north of Cove Park in West Seattle, which lies just to the north of the Fauntleroy Ferry dock.

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  20. Petition seeks monitoring system to track air quality and noise pollution at Terminal 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    By Lindsay Peyton Concerned citizens in West Seattle are gathering signatures for an online petition seeking to protect air quality and reduce noise at Terminal 5 in the Port of Seattle. The goal is to create a monitoring system, which will collect information and determine what controls may be required to safeguard area residents, Patricia Davis, who started the petition on Change.org, explained.

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