Seattle Newswire (Page 6)

Seattle Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Even from the sidelines, water polo looks like nonstop intensityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Seattle Times

    So when a water polo player said you have to be a strong swimmer to even attempt to play, and that the game is initially intense even for good swimmers, I decided to learn the sport - from the sidelines. I visited a scrimmage with the Seattle Otters , a local coed water polo team that plays twice a week.

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  2. Neighborhoods deserve a say on backyard cottagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Seattle Times

    RECENT public discussion has suggested that there is a war between urbanists and neighborhoods, a conflict between renters and homeowners, a generational divide between millennials and boomers, and an economic clash among Seattleites' income levels. This oversimplified and divisive messaging sadly reflects the national political discourse of segregating constituencies into steadfast oppositional camps.

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  3. Mackned hosts mellow house party at Easy Street RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Emerald City rapper Mackned turned mild-mannered, hometown East Street Records into a house party Friday evening . The performance, coming on the heels of the emcee's latest release, "Born Rich," energized the crowd of about 100, which crammed the space and lined the adjacent West Seattle sidewalk, peering in with camera phones and eager eyes.

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  4. Tours give a look-see inside Amazon's campusRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Seattle Times

    As part of an effort to raise its visibility as a corporate citizen, Amazon is offering tours of selected parts of its South Lake Union campus, giving glimpses of employees, dogs and corporate bric-a-brac. Amazon.com is now letting curious strangers take a guided peek at its South Lake Union campus.

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  5. Worker fatally injured under West Seattle Bridge is identifiedRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Rafe Rasmussen, 40, died Friday after a collision between a truck and the elevated boom lift on which he was working below the West Seattle Bridge. The construction worker killed Friday below the West Seattle Bridge has been identified.

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  6. A very pretty herring recipe from a Tom Douglas chefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Seattle Times

    The chef of Etta's wants you to make this dish of the tasty, sustainable little fish at home . Northwest Herring Week - a noble effort to make the delicious, sustainable little fish into a bigger, more widely available deal - is happening right now in Seattle special herring dishes at favorite Seattle restaurants .

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  7. Stop selling off federal coal at taxpayer expenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Seattle Times

    We urge readers to speak out at Tuesday's public hearing in Seattle and insist that the federal Bureau of Land Management stop selling off federal coal at taxpayer expense. On half a million acres of public land across the West, private companies hold federal leases for almost 8 billion tons of coal, enough for 20 more years of mining.

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  8. Art/Not Terminal non-curated gallery moves to Seattle CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Art/Not Terminal , an all-volunteer gallery that has dedicated itself to non-curated art shows - and will exhibit any artist's work for fees ranging from $12 to $50 - is moving onto the Seattle Center campus. "Over the course of 28 years," said painter and A/NT co-founder Lonnie Johnson, "we've been providing an opportunity for artists without professional gallery representation to show and make art."

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  9. Factory, tomb, theater: The Satori Group makes an immersive play in a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Walking into the Georgetown Steam Plant is like walking into an abandoned cathedral - if the god it was designed to celebrate was a Dickensian vision of 19th-century industrialism. Built over a century ago, the plant is massive and awe-inspiring: tall concrete walls; towering turbines that dwarf any human walking around them; vertiginous metal catwalks; cobwebby staircases; an enormous, sooty coal-firing room that feels like an oversized crematorium.

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  10. Man investigated after threats made against mosques in Redmond, SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Police are trying to determine whether a man arrested Tuesday for allegedly threatening a Seattle mosque also threatened a Redmond mosque last weekend. Becky Range, spokeswoman for the Redmond Police Department, said Wednesday that investigators are working closely with the FBI to determine if the 37-year-old man may have threatened the mosque in Redmond.

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  11. Dig deep for a geoduck, then try a recipe by Taichi Kitamura owner of Sushi KappoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Taichi Kitamura owner of Sushi Kappo on Eastlake shows off a nice plate of sushi. Photo courtesy of The Seattle Times.

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  12. 'Love is love is love . . .': Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Seattle Times

    On a somber night for the Tony Awards , Lin-Manuel Miranda was, as expected, a big winner, as his musical "Hamilton" took home 11 awards. An emotional high point of the evening was Miranda's acceptance of his award for best score - with a sonnet, dedicated to his wife Vanessa Nadal and movingly acknowledging the tragedy in Orlando.

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  13. Seattle LGBTQ leaders 'sickened', grieving over Orlando nightclub deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Local civic and LGBTQ community leaders said they felt sickened and grief-stricken as they woke Sunday to the news of the massacre at an Orlando gay nightclub. "Words cannot adequately encompass the feelings of grief I am feeling for the loss of so many of our LGBTQ and allied brothers and sisters in Orlando during the largest single act of violence against LGBTQ people in United States history," said Seattle Mayor Ed Murray.

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  14. Seattle nightclub targeted by arsonist reaches out to victims of Orlando massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Seattle Times

    The management and staff of Neighbours, a Seattle gay nightclub targeted two and a half years ago in an attack with haunting similarities to the mass killings at Pulse Orlando, is expressing its condolences over the tragedy. Neighbours posted the following message on its Facebook page , along with a meme of five colored hearts, with a red one broken: "The Management and Staff of Neighbours Seattle send our condolences and love to Pulse Orlando and those affected by the senseless tragedy that happened on Sunday morning there.

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  15. Library visits drop, but digital use soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Visits to Seattle Public Library branches dropped between 2011 and 2014 while circulation of digital materials nearly tripled during the same period, the data show. Between 2011 and 2014, our booming city gained 50,000 residents.

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  16. Avalara signs deal to anchor new headquarters near stadiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Seattle Times

    The tax automation software company announced Friday it would be the anchor tenant of an under-construction building just north of CenturyLink Field in Seattle, at 255 King St. The building, being developed by Seattle-based American Life , will be called Avalara Hawk Tower. Avalara will occupy 100,000 square feet on the top six floors of the building, with the option to take over more room in time.

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  17. Ex-Seattle firefighter sentenced to nearly 4 years for rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Seattle Times

    A former Seattle firefighter has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for the repeated rape of a teen he met through a theater group. The Bellingham Herald reports 54-year-old Michael James "Suey" Sulak convinced the girl, who was under age 16, that they were in love.

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  18. 5 things to do this weekend: enjoy fee-free outdoor fun, add wine to your workout and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Saturday is National Get Outdoors Day, which means all state parks and national forests have free entry . That's right - no Discover Passes necessary.

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  19. CEO in brother vs. brother case says a buyout order could make him lose control of companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Dan Price defends himself in a suit brought by his brother, Lucas, over the management of Gravity Payments, the credit-card payment-processing company the two founded. Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price said Thursday that it's likely he will lose control of the company if a court orders him to pay a $26 million buyout his brother, Lucas, is asking for.

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  20. Avant-garde producer Laurel Halo heads hefty Kremwerk billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    To get a sense of where the Seattle electronic-music underground's interests lie in 2016, one could do worse than scanning the bill at Kremwerk on Thursday, June 16. Headlined by Berlin-based producer Laurel Halo and rounded out with Pacific Northwest acts, it blends club sensibilities of techno with the avant-garde spirit of experimental electronic music. It's also - another crucial trend - a predominantly female bill, still a relative rarity in the bro-centric world of electronic music.

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