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  1. As they condemn Alabama's Roy Moore, Seattle Democrats wonder: Were ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Times

    Some prominent Seattle Democrats have had plenty to say about sexual misconduct allegations against Alabama's embattled Republican Senate candidate, Roy Moore . State Democratic Party Chair Tina Podlodowski called Moore a "bigot" and "child predator" in a Nov. 9 tweet , adding "He must go now."

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  2. Seattle rezoning: 'Social engineering'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Seattle Times

    Ballard has been rendered unrecognizable after being buried under giant, ugly box apartments, condos and town houses. Yet rents there have shot sky high, and the rezoning article identifies Ballard as one of the whitest areas of the city.

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  3. Davis complains about Colts' handling of injury situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Seattle Times

    Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis is upset he was demoted because of what the team called a non-injury related matter. Davis was hurt in the third preseason game at Pittsburgh and missed nearly a month before returning against Seattle on Oct. 1. Since then, even Davis acknowledges he hasn't played like his old self.

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  4. Jenny Durkan is the only choice for Seattle mayor if we want real progress on homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | Seattle Times

    A compassionate and religious man, Hanson doesn't like the idea of "sweeping" homeless people off the street and out of public spaces. Yet his position is evolving after a tragic encounter with a homeless person in West Seattle.

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  5. Maine has 2 entries in the competition for Amazon HQRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The southern Maine town of Scarborough is a late entry in the competition to be home to Amazon's second headquarters. There's also a proposal to put it at the former Brunswick Naval Air Station.

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  6. Down an alley in Belltown, find Kentucky vibes at CommonwealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Seattle Times

    For a couple known mostly for their tapas and Spanish gin-and-tonics, Cory and Amanda Chigbrow have taken quite the detour with their latest bar. Their new project, Commonwealth, sits in a sleepy part of Belltown with an entrance along a forlorn alley and a bar stacked with the amber glow of whiskey.

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  7. Police make 2 arrests after officers fire at stolen car in EastlakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A 20-year-old man and 46-year-old woman have been arrested in connection to Sunday's shooting the Eastlake neighborhood in which officers fired at a stolen car they said suddenly drove toward them. The incident unfolded around 9 p.m. Sunday, when officers responded to a report of a "suspicious vehicle" in the 2200 block of Yale Avenue East.

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  8. The next mayor will need to be a traffic copRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Seattle, with jobs and population feverishly growing, staggers under worsening traffic, crowded buses, potholed pavement and crumbling or nonexistent sidewalks. Transportation dysfunction is here now and getting worse.

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  9. Out-of-towners focus home search in Central Seattle, while more locals look beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Seattle Times

    In every part of Central Seattle, from the Ship Canal to the stadiums, a majority of homebuyer searches come from people living outside the Puget Sound region. That's according to new research from Trulia, which looked at every ZIP code across the metro area to see where home shoppers on its website were coming from.

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  10. Stranger Genius Awards postponed until springRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Seattle Times

    This year, The Stranger Genius Awards, the arts-and-culture event that has traditionally been held in the fall, has been postponed until the spring. Each year since 2003, The Stranger - a weekly newspaper in Seattle - had awarded no-strings-attached $5,000 grants to artists and arts organizations, including authors Rebecca Brown and Sherman Alexie, artists C. Davida Ingram and Rodrigo Vlanezuela, theater-makers Valerie Curtis-Newton and Jennifer Zeyl, and many others.

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  11. It takes two to tangoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Seattle Times

    I watched as teachers Greg Rolnick and Blair Kaufer spun around the floor. Each step was purposeful, connected and sensual as they slid their feet across the floor in a tango.

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  12. Wait - what are speed limits in Seattle? Confusion remains over city's reduced speedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Seattle Times

    In early 2015 , Seattle became the latest city in a nationwide campaign to eliminate traffic deaths and serious injuries by adopting a broad set of goals to improve safety. A major part of the plan? Lower speed limits across the city.

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  13. New Seasons announces store in the Central District, to mixed local responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Seattle Times

    New Seasons Market CEO Wendy Collie in the bulk foods section of its Mercer Island store when it opened in November. This would be the upscale Portland-based grocery-store chain's third location in the Seattle area.

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  14. Who tried to steal Starbucks? Howard Schultz won't tell.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Like the subject of Carly Simon's "You're So Vain," only a certain circle of people know the name of the Starbucks board member who tried to hijack the company before he was chewed out by Bill Gates, Sr. Gates then proceeded to help Schultz raise the $3.8 million he needed to make Starbucks his. But Schultz shared many other things Thursday night at Benaroya Hall, when he was interviewed by Guy Raz for the popular NPR podcast "How I Built This."

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  15. A respectful, eco-friendly way to say goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Seattle Times

    FROM A FEW feet away, the metal trays look to be holding tiny rocks, plucked by a very particular and tidy collector. A closer look reveals that each tray holds not rocks, but remains - one holds the bony bits of a ferret, the other a cat; both were pets, and both are done with their jobs as companions.

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  16. Calling baloney on all that: Our town naysayer was right all along about the stadium swindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Chris Van Dyk was the public face of the pompously named activist group "Citizens for More Important Things." It had one aim: opposing public funding of pro-sports stadiums.

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  17. PCC rebrands to emphasize its local rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The last time PCC changed its name - from Puget Consumers Co-op to PCC Natural Markets in 1998 - it was because some people didn't know they could buy food from the co-op, and it came at a time organic and natural foods were still a rarity at most grocery stores. On Wednesday, PCC changes its name again - to PCC Community Markets.

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  18. White privilege: Changing SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Seattle Times

    I really appreciated O'Neil's essay and the courage it took to have it printed. I, too, am a "longtimer," having grown up here and having raised my family in Greenwood.

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  19. Beauty beholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Seattle Times

    We asked local architects and interior designers - along with readers, via Facebook - to share their votes for downtown Seattle's most beautiful building. The verdict: There's a lot of beautiful, and beautifully varied, architecture around here and walruses are awesome.

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  20. Rapid change: Longtimers left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Seattle Times

    In response to Jade O'Neil's My Take essay "a <'You need to leave': This is not my Central District," the CD is not the only neighborhood facing rapid change. I was born and raised in West Seattle.

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