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  1. West Seattle scene: Bald eagle, ready for its closeupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    More news in the works, but first - a photo break! Bald eagles are increasingly common sights along West Seattle's waterfront - but have you ever seen one this up-close-and-personal? Lynn Hall shares the view from Anchor Park on Duwamish Head.

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  2. West Seattle restaurants: Zatz A Better Bagel closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to everyone who called and messaged this morning with word that Zatz A Better Bagel in The Admiral District has announced it's closing its doors after Sunday. We went to the shop to confirm this, and also have spoken with its proprietor.

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  3. West Seattle Friday: End-of-school-year celebrations; Sip & Paint; barge concert; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Big fun on the way this afternoon and evening - here are a few highlights from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar : LAST DAY OF SCHOOL: Some independent/parochial schools are already out for the year; today is the last day - with early dismissal - for several more, including Tilden School , Our Lady of Guadalupe , and Holy Rosary . Seattle Public Schools ' last day of classes isn't until next Tuesday.

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  4. In case you wondered too: Pierce County ferry off West SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to Janna for the photo and news of the sighting - what she described as the "little ferry" seen off West Seattle this morning is the Pierce County ferry Steilacoom II .

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  5. Traffic/Transit Today: Friday watch & weekend remindersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    THIS AFTERNOON/EVENING: As mentioned here , "Shell No" protesters say they will be back at Chelan/Marginal/etc. 4-6 pm.

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  6. Shell at T-5: Updates including protest & concert today/tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    We're now in what had been reported as Shell's window for heading north to drill offshore in the Arctic; as of this writing, the Polar Pioneer is still at Terminal 5, and the drillship Noble Discoverer is still in Everett, but one support vessel is reported to be on its way to Alaska. That's the first of several related developments, including events in West Seattle today/tonight: ARCTIC CHALLENGER HEADS NORTH: This barge, intended to help in case of a spill, had been in Bellingham but is now on the way to Dutch Harbor, AK, reports Alaska's KTUU , quoting a Shell spokesperson.

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  7. West Seattle development: 31 apartments on the South Delridge drawing ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Notes from the city Department of Planning and Development files, including two new early-stage projects we'vd, updates on ongoing projects, and proposals linked in today's Land Use Information Bulletin : 31 APARTMENTS AT 9021 17TH SW: A 10,000-square-foot lot in South Delridge that changed hands last month is proposed for a 31-unit, 31-parking-space apartment building . AKA Investors LLC bought the Lowrise 3 -zoned site in May for $475,000 .

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  8. From The Times: West Seattle a big draw for people fleeing the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to the many people who've sent us this link - if you haven't already seen it, data reporter Gene Balk at The Seattle Times says people interested in getting out of the Bay Area are zeroing in on West Seattle - in a BIG way, at least according to one real-estate website. Doesn't surprise us - when we got here from San Diego in 1991, we found more than a few other ex-Californians in WS.

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  9. VIDEO: Tributes and a toast as Senior Center of West Seattle celebrates longtime leader Karen SissonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Lots of laughter Wednesday night at the Senior Center of West Seattle sendoff for now-retired longtime executive director Karen Sisson - a party with a nautical theme, as she and husband Doug Sisson were vowing to spend more time on their boat.

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  10. Expand bike sharing to West Seattle? City seeking grant $Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    If you go downtown, you see them seemingly everywhere - racks of Pronto Bike Share bicycles, ready to be rented to get from Point A to Point B, in a program launched last fall. West Seattle would seem to have plenty of potential, but isn't part of the bike-share zone.

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  11. West Seattle Wednesday: Karen Sisson's sendoff; Port Commission candidates @ 34th DDs; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    WEEKLY ENTREPRENEUR/HOME-WORKER MEETUP : At West Seattle Office Junction , our area's only co-working center, today brings the weekly "informal brown bag lunch for freelancers, independent business professionals, creatives, and entrepreneurs working from home or coffee shops." Noon-1:15 pm.

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  12. West Seattle wildlife: Where to beware of crowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    We've heard two reports now of a certain area on the west side of The Junction where the crows are feistier than usual right now. This one's from Laura : I live in the Genesee neighborhood.

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  13. West Seattle Tuesday: Good luck, WSHS Class of 2015! Plus, Junction,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Should be a great night for a graduation. The WSHS commencement is one of the highlights from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar for today/tonight: SEATTLE PORT COMMISSION : The Terminal 5 lease is expected to be a hot topic of discussion again during the comment period of this afternoon's public meeting, 1 pm at Pier 69 on the downtown waterfront.

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  14. From the 'in case you wondered too' file: Commercial shoot in Gatewood todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    In case you pass by that truck and several others accompanying a video/film crew on the west side of California SW, north of SW Thistle, sometime today and wonder what's up they're shooting a commercial for Wave Broadband . The crew plans to be on site until around 6 pm.

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  15. West Seattle scenes: Kayak procession for World Environment DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    One last set of scenes from Friday night before we move on to Saturday - lanterns and lights in a variety of forms, on the shore and the bay. This was from the "illuminated flotilla" procession marking World Environment Day , following a concert presented by the Vashon-based Backbone Campaign on the protest barge "Solar Pioneer" off Don Armeni.

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  16. 'Duwamish Revealed' officially opens on the river's shoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    When we previewed the four-month " Duwamish Revealed " art project last weekend, our introduction happened to be signs that were turning heads at Jack Block Park . But what's "revealed" in this exploration is so much more, as shown off during opening night Friday, not in West Seattle but right across the water at T-108 Park - a triple-digit crowd came to see the cargo-container sculpture called Estuary , by Christian French .

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  17. West Seattle scene: Green Party's past & possibly future...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Such a busy Friday night, we didn't get to stop by the West Seattle Tool Library for this visit of a past and potentially future presidential candidate - but thanks to Chas Redmond for sharing the photo of Dr. Jill Stein . He says about 25 people were there to hear from and talk with her in the North Delridge evening sunshine.

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  18. West Seattle Crime Watch: Admiral gunfire; reluctant robbery victim; gym-garage car break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    ADMIRAL GUNFIRE: What sounded like gunshots just before midnight last night in the 2600 block of 45th SW did turn out to be gunshots - but neighbors didn't know for about 18 hours. A neighbor who heard them texted us after calling police.

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  19. Light rail for West Seattle? Or? Next step toward 'Sound Transit 3': Take this surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to Brice for pointing this out - the next step as Sound Transit works toward its next money-raising ballot measure, dubbed "Sound Transit 3," includes a survey just made public. If you're interested in seeing Sound Transit prioritize light rail for West Seattle - or if you'd rather see something else - tell them! The survey starts here .

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  20. West Seattle Friday: Author, art, presidential politics, Corner Bar, kayaking; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | West Seattle Blog

    MORNING FYI: Students from two local elementaries are walking to Alki this morning for a Southwest Seattle Historical Society photo-op at the Homestead. Watch for photos here later ! SARAH FOX @ WORDS, WRITERS, WEST SEATTLE : 5-7 pm at Westwood Village Barnes & Noble - as previewed in our early-morning roundup of local authors' upcoming events - Sarah Fox will read from her book " Downwind: A People's History of the Nuclear West ."

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