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  1. CHS Subscriber Update: Now is the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Capitol Hill Blog

    CHS is starting its second week back in the daily neighborhood news business . We have had a great response to our subscriber drive and it has been exciting - and humbling - to see the support grow.

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  2. Plans for Africatown Plaza rise at 23rd and UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Forterra , on behalf of a newly formed Africatown Community Land Trust , has entered an agreement with Lake Union Partners , the Seattle development company that bought the Midtown Center block in May. The announcement cements the project surrounding Lake Union's $23.25 million deal to purchase the Central District shopping center land. "We're working to maintain fertile ground where a Black community that has been here for over 130 years can grow and thrive in place, K. Wyking Garrett , president of the land trust, said in an announcement of the agreements.

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  3. Spitballin' Seattle | Safe Consumption Sites and Pike/Pine nightlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Spitballin' Seattle asks Capitol Hill denizens to give their two cents on local issues.

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  4. O'Brien and Harris-Talley: Tax Seattle businesses for homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Capitol Hill Blog

    In a press conference Thursday morning, Seattle City Council members Mike O'Brien and Kirsten Harris-Talley announced the core of a new proposed budget for the city: making the top 10% grossing businesses pay a tax of less than five cents per hour per full-time employee. The H.O.M.E.S. proposal - Housing, Outreach and Mass-Entry Shelter - would gather $20 to $25 million every year which to be applied to homelessness services, permanent housing, and vouchers.

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  5. Seattle looks at city retirement savings program for workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Fresh from being sworn into office, Mayor Tim Burgess unveiled his 2018 budget for the city, including a proposal to establish retirement savings accounts for an estimated 200,000 Seattle workers whose employers don't provide such benefits. Some Capitol Hill business leaders are lining up to support the plan, arguing that freelancers and the nightlife industry stand to benefit.

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  6. Queer/Bar - and its Queer/Hall and LGBTQIA chefs and Robbie Turner - set for Pike/Pine debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Capitol Hill Blog

    With a TV drag star at the mic, and a series of Seattle LGBTQ chefs set to rotate through its kitchen, Pike/Pine's Queer/Bar is ready to create a new nightspot and social center on Capitol Hill. And maybe make a buck or two in the process.

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  7. SPD hate crime unit reviewing transgender attack in Capitol Hill restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Police say a transgender woman was beaten and bloodied inside a Capitol Hill restaurant over the weekend in a late night attack being reviewed by the city's hate crime officials. According to the Seattle Police report on the early Sunday incident, officers found the victim with blood on her face and chest, and a cut above her eye after the attack inside the popular late night hangout Rancho Bravo.

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  8. KHUH, Central District radio, hits the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Capitol Hill Blog

    With a track featuring " broken keyboard playing random notes w/ frogs in the woods ," a project three years in the making has crackled to life over the airwaves of the Central District. Tuesday, KHUH , 104.9 FM, officially began broadcasting as a "low power" radio station.

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  9. Capitol Hill Community Post | SPD Releases Bias Crimes Report for First Half of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Today the Seattle Police Department released its semiannual report detailing bias crimes and incidents for the first half of 2017 . During this time, a total of 178 criminal and non-criminal bias based incidents were reported, up from the 128 incidents reported at the same time last year.

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  10. Capitol Hill Community Post | A Home for LGBTQ Elders on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    This week we are excited to introduce a new project that will bring Seattle its first affordable We are planning to redevelop the parking lot of the Helen V Apartments at 14th and Union. The Helen V, which CHH has owned for 16 years, serves as an affordable home for low-income seniors and individuals with permanent disabilities.

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  11. Seattle has a new mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    While the allegations against me are not true, it is important that my personal issues do not affect the ability of our City government to conduct the public's business. "I'm proud of all that I have accomplished over my 19 years in the Legislature, where I was able to pass what were at the time the largest transportation packages in state history, a landmark gay civil rights bill and a historic marriage equality bill.

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  12. Police track stolen phone across city after Capitol Hill gunpoint robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    A woman faced two attackers armed with handguns in a midnight street robbery on Capitol Hill Thursday night. The Sheriff's helicopter, a police dog unit, and officers tracked a phone taken at gunpoint in the street robbery across the city but were unable to make an arrest after the digital trail finally ended in North Seattle about 30 minutes after the hold-up.

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  13. Capitol Hill Community Post | Scenes from the 8th Annual Capitol Hill Garage Sale DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    On Sunday, more than a hundred Capitol Hill residents set up shop outside their homes and descended on Cal Anderson Park as part of the annual Capitol Hill Garage Sale Day, organized by the Cal Anderson Park Alliance . This year, CAPA partnered with Capitol Hill Seattle Blog and the Capitol Hill EcoDistrict to coordinate the one of the largest Garage Sale Day in the event's eight year history.

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  14. Capitol Hill Community Post | Mayor Murray statement on Confederate monument in Lake View CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    "We must remove statues and flags that represent this country's abhorrent history of slavery and oppression based on the color of people's skin. It is the right thing to do.

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  15. Capitol Hill Community Post | Garage Sale Day - 'No garage, no problem!' August 27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The Cal Anderson Park Alliance invites all local treasure seekers and thrifty hipsters to enjoy an afternoon of bargain hunting that promises something for everyone. On Sunday, August 27th, residents all over Capitol Hill will populate their front lawns, apartment stoops and Cal Anderson Park with heirlooms, antiques and bric-a-brac for sale as a part of the "8th ANNUAL CAPITOL HILL GARAGE SALE DAY" from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For this one-of-a-kind neighborhood event, no garage is no problem! Seattleites are invited to join their Capitol Hill neighbors to shop for five hours of bargains, both in Cal Anderson Park and around the neighborhood.

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  16. First look inside Redhook's Capitol Hill BrewlabRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Though his vats and filters are squished tightly into a Pike/Pine auto row-era building transformed into a 260-unit apartment building, Nick Crandall tells CHS there are no compromises when it comes to making beer in the new Redhook Brewlab . "You can definitely smell when I'm brewing," the project's brewer said Thursday night as the new small-batch brewery and pub from the big beer brand held parties for media and the Puget Sound beer industry.

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  17. Stumptown E Pine set for closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Last summer, the Big Coffee -owned indie chain stopped roasting beans on 12th Ave . Later this summer, Stumptown will close its E Pine cafe to focus on its remaining Capitol Hill location.

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  18. 19th and Madison's Mount Zion to be considered for Seattle landmark protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    With more than 125 years of history in Seattle, one of the largest black churches in Seattle will soon find out if its 1962-built home qualifies for landmark protection. The Mount Zion buildings at 19th and Madison will be considered by the Landmarks Preservation Board in September: SEATTLE - Seattle's Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the Mount Zion Baptist Church located in Central Area on The meeting will be held in Seattle City Hall in the Boards & Commissions Room L2-80.

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  19. Queer/Bar set to replace Purr in Pike/PineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Guild Seattle's Burgess speaks about how the ownership group bucked bad trends during a 2015 release event for a report on wage theft and paid sick law violations Here is the announcement on the new 11th Ave venture from one of the partners behind the Lost Lake family of businesses about the upcoming Pike/Pine hangout: In the wake of rumors of LGBTQIA businesses leaving the traditionally gay neighborhood of Seattle, a new-to-the-scene QUEER/BAR announces its plans to open in the coming weeks.

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  20. Police looking for driver after woman raped in Capitol Hill apartment in Sunday attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Seattle Police say they are looking for a driver after a woman was attacked and raped inside her Capitol Hill apartment Sunday. According to police, the victim said the attack happened after a Seattle ride-share driver "forced a woman into a Capitol Hill apartment and sexually assaulted her for hours" after picking her up Sunday afternoon.

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