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  1. On the night shift: LED streetlight installation on West Seattle arterialsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | West Seattle Blog

    Then, the utility decided in 2013 that it would be OK to convert arterial streetlights too, and while the subsequent work began in the nort part of the city, this summer, that conversion has been moving full speed ahead in West Seattle. This past week, we noticed a crew working late at night on the streetlights along the two arterials closest to WSB HQ, California SW and SW Thistle, which are now fully switched over in the Gatewood/Fauntleroy area.

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  2. West Seattle food and drink: Ounces readying taproom/beer garden in North DelridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | West Seattle Blog

    Laurel Trujillo 's dream is coming true. She and husband Andrew Trujillo are converting 3809 Delridge Way SW into a taproom / beer garden space to be called Ounces .

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  3. Will you 'Be There' for West Seattle Elementary's first-day-of-school rally?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | West Seattle Blog

    The community is invited to attend the first annual Be There Rally at West Seattle Elementary on Wednesday, September 7, from 7:00 am to 8:00 am. The school, in partnership with the West Seattle & Fauntleroy YMCA, is rolling out the red carpet and asking community leaders, school supporters, family and friends to line up to cheer, clap and high-five students as they enter into the new school year.

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  4. West Seattle development: 4801 Fauntleroy Way approval; 2222 SW Barton Design Review reminderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | West Seattle Blog

    Two West Seattle items of interest in today's city-circulated Land Use Information Bulletin , both on projects we've been covering here for months: 4801 FAUNTLEROY WAY APPROVAL: Land Use Permit approval has been granted for this mixed-use building with 52 apartments, including finalization of the Design Review approval reported here last February . It will be built on the southwest corner of Fauntleroy/Edmunds .

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  5. West Seattle restaurants: Raccolto aiming to open in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | West Seattle Blog

    "We're in serious build mode," Clevenger told WSB in a phone conversation this afternoon, also sounding a refrain consistent with other restaurateurs/new-business proprietors we've talked with lately - city permits taking longer than expected. More than five months, in the case of Raccolto: "It was tough."

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  6. Remodeling set to start by year's end at future West Seattle charter schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | West Seattle Blog

    As the charter organization Summit Public Schools starts the second year of classes at its first two Western Washington campuses, it says the third is on track to open in West Seattle one year from now. In the meantime, the principal originally announced for the Arbor Heights school , Greg Ponikvar , has since been reassigned to Summit's Tacoma campus; he is a longtime Summit star, and they didn't want to underutilize him, Summit's regional director Jen Wickens told WSB.

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  7. FOOTBALL: Spotlight for former West Seattle HS star Aaron GrymesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | West Seattle Blog

    So the Seahawks didn't get the win tonight. But local pro-football fans might consider something else as a point of pride: BC e-mailed us to point out that former West Seattle High School star Aaron Grymes , who signed earlier this year with the Philadelphia Eagles , had an interception tonight that made ESPN's Top Ten plays.

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  8. FOLLOWUP: 'Hate-Free Delridge' is born; community event in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | West Seattle Blog

    The fledgling group formed in response to a hate crime against a Pigeon Point family has named itself " Hate-Free Delridge " and is planning a community event. The group just met for the second time.

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  9. West Seattle Crime Watch: Stolen shrubbery; ripped-off ringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | West Seattle Blog

    Heads up to our West Seattle neighbors: These are what is left of the 8 shrubs we planted in June. Someone has made two trips to dig up 5 of them.

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  10. Crime Watch: 2 car prowls; stolen bicycle; 'dumped' four-wheelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | West Seattle Blog

    Just wanted to send a quick note that my son's car was broken into Sunday night. This happened in the 2700th block of 38th Ave SW.

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  11. West Seattle development: Mixed-use project for ex-auto shop site at 8854 Delridge Way SWRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | West Seattle Blog

    City files show an early-stage redevelopment proposal for 8854 Delridge Way SW, the South Delridge auto shop that's been closed since an electrical fire in May of last year . A 4-story mixed-use building is proposed, with 30 apartments.

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  12. Crime Watch Followup: $150,000 bail for man suspected of 3-robbery spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | West Seattle Blog

    Bail is set at $150,000 for the 48-year-old man accused of robbing three businesses in three days, two of them in Morgan Junction, eerily echoing the triple robbery case that sent him to prison a decade ago. We received documents this evening from his bail hearing.

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  13. Helicopter Alert: Blackhawk @ Joint Training FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | West Seattle Blog

    Just in from Seattle Fire via Twitter : Training in the next hour or so at the Joint Training Facility will involve a Washington National Guard Blackhawk helicopter working with SFD. So if you see one in the area - that's what it's about.

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  14. Another project cancellation: Restaurant rezone in south Morgan JunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    From today's city Land Use Information Bulletin : The owners of Capitol Hill restaurant/bar Chungee's have canceled their application to rezone their south Morgan Junction home so they can add another Chungee's there. The city Hearing Examiner was supposed to have a hearing tomorrow on the proposed 6921 California SW rezone, but that's off, and the notice in the LUIB says: On June 16, 2016, the Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections published a SEPA decision and recommendation to approve a rezone of property.

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  15. 'Greatest risk is in doing nothing': Constantine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    That's how King County Executive and Sound Transit board chair Dow Constantine opened his speech to the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce Thursday afternoon - his second pitch in the area in less than 24 hours for the transit megameasure known as ST3. He proclaimed it even more jubilantly in his first one, talking to the 34th District Democrats Wednesday night, as you can see and hear in our video: Shortly after Constantine's speech, the 34th DDs endorsed ST3 .

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  16. You Can Help: 'Rides change lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    You can change lives by volunteering as a driver for local seniors. The photo and request are from Sound Generations : Getting to the doctor's office can seem daunting for many West Seattle seniors.

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  17. Celebration of life on July 16 for Marshall M. Eaton, 1941-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    A celebration of the life of Marshall M. Eaton is planned in West Seattle on July 16th. Here's the remembrance his family is sharing with the community: Marshall was born at Swedish hospital to Florence and Robert Eaton.

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  18. FOLLOWUP: Chief Sealth IHS teacher-cut order leads to letter, petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    One day after Chief Sealth International High School staff, students, and parents filled the Seattle School Board chambers to make impassioned pleas, they have followed up with a letter and petition. This, you might recall, all started with new enrollment projections leading to a last-minute order that Sealth cut three more full-time teaching positions in the final days of the school year.

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  19. Myers Way Parcels: Highland Park Action Committee asking city to delay decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    Our first report from the Highland Park Action Committee meeting that just wrapped up: HPAC voted tonight to send the city a letter asking that the proposed sale of most of the Myers Way Parcels in southeastern West Seattle be shelved. From the draft letter approved by the group: As you know, these 33 acres contain wetlands, wildlife habitat, and open space connected to the Hamm Creek watershed and the Duwamish River.

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  20. West Seattle power outage: 92 customers in Upper AlkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | West Seattle Blog

    This page also includes how to comment otherwise https://t.co/gl25FM0Ais westseattleblog The plan also does NOT recommend adding "any more OLAs with beach access" out of concern for wildlife among other factors westseattleblog Key points from draft off-leash area plan include " SPR does not recommend designated leash-optional trails." Rec's remaining fenced-only No new dog parks in Seattle ...immediately.

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