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  1. FREE! Self-defense seminar, two sessions, ages 10+ at Elite Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu of SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Elite Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu of Seattle invites you to a free self-defense seminar this Sunday - one session for women/girls, one coed session. From coach/proprietor Sonia Sillan : For us at Elite BJJ of Seattle, it's about awareness, empowerment, setting boundaries, having confidence.

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  2. Support for Immigrants & Refugees: 2 citywide events this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Though the big rallies have been outside West Seattle so far, two citywide events to show support for immigrants and refugees are planned later this week, and you can participate here on the peninsula. WEDNESDAY NIGHT: At 7 pm Wednesday , you're invited to step outside, wherever you are, and shine a light - "a candle, a smartphone, a lamp, a flashlight" - as per this invitation from the mayor .

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  3. Terminal 5 project discussed @ Seattle City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Just wrapped up at the still-underway Seattle Council morning-briefing meeting, a Q/A with John Wolfe , CEO of the Northwest Seaport Alliance . The planned modernization of Terminal 5 in West Seattle came up several times.

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  4. Free training for teen leaders! Rotary Club of West Seattle accepting applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    If you are, or know, a 10th- or 11th-grader who's interested in leadership in their school and community - here's a chance for free training. The Rotary Club of West Seattle is accepting applications for the Rotary Youth Leadership Award , which covers the costs of an annual seminar March 16-19 at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, described as "taught by leadership experts and directed at teens in high school.

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  5. West Seattle weekend scene: Child's messages for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Suzanne sent the photos, saying she encountered this 6-year-old girl and her grandmother at Constellation Park today: "She was with her mom last Saturday in the Womxn's March, carrying a sign she filled with messages of love, and continues to be inspired to do all she can to sustain it, her grandmother said."

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  6. Local elected officials join Sea-Tac anti-detention demonstrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The video is from King County Council Chair Joe McDermott at Sea-Tac Airport, one of multiple U.S. airports where demonstrators rallied today/tonight in opposition to the presidential order detaining people of certain nationalities even though they have visas. He reports seeing another West Seattleite among the demonstrators, City Councilmember Lisa Herbold .

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  7. Remembering Amy Paton, 1921-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    She is survived by her granddaughters Lisa Gondola, Lynne Corgatelli, and grandson James Layton. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

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  8. VIDEO: 'State of Delridge' @ Highland Park Action CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Though billed as "The State of Delridge" - as in, eastern West Seattle - City Councilmember Lisa Herbold 's appearance at Wednesday night's Highland Park Action Committee meeting was wide-ranging. The meeting began with a quick introduction from HPAC chair Gunner Scott and the groups that co-sponsored the event: *The South Delridge Community Group , "organically formed in response to the many changes in our neighborhood."

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  9. Transit Alert: Trouble on 3rd Avenue downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    A collision on 3rd Avenue downtown has blocked that major bus route, and we're hearing about it from West Seattle-bound riders. Metro's official advisory is: "Buses are rerouted off NB 3 Av between Spring/Union Sts.

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  10. Your Voice, Your Choice: How the city will ask you to help decide how to spend $2 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Another big change resulting from the mayor's severing of ties with neighborhood-district councils is about to go public. This year, both the proposals and decisions are going to go through a citywide "participatory budgeting" process called " Your Voice, Your Choice ."

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  11. Next Design Review Board meeting set for apartments/PCC project at 2749 California SWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    So far, the Southwest Design Review Board has no project reviews set for February, but it's set to start March with the next look at one of the biggest upcoming projects in West Seattle, 2749 California SW, the 4-story building with ~108 apartments and a new PCC Natural Markets store on the site of the current one. It's already been to the SWDRB twice, most recently in September ,and the next review - which could be the final one - is on the board's schedule for 6:30 pm Thursday, March 2nd, at the usual venue, the Senior Center / Sisson Building in The Junction.

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  12. Traffic/Transit Today: Thursday updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    No incidents in/from West Seattle and vicinity. But the Fauntleroy-Vashon-Southworth ferry route has some delays, related to last night's Vashon problems.

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  13. West Seattle Wednesday: 'State of Delridge'; Britt Russell benefit; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Busy news day in progress but we don't want to go without these reminders of what's happening in the hours ahead: SENIOR POTLUCK AT THE Y: The expansion/grand-reopening celebration continues at the West Seattle YMCA with a food-and-fellowship potluck , noon-1:30 pm today. BENEFIT FOR BRITT RUSSELL: As mentioned earlier this week , you can dine out at seven West Seattle restaurants tonight and have a portion of what you spend go to help Britt Russell , hit by a driver in November while on her way to work at Mission Cantina .

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  14. Arrest in another ATM-related caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    A 33-year-old man is in jail tonight, under investigation for the December holdup of a man using an ATM in South Delridge. Southwest Precinct police arrested the suspect yesterday afternoon near 15th and Barton.

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  15. West Seattle development: 14 units proposed at 5242 California SWRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    New in the city Department of Construction and Inspections files: An early-stage proposal for a 14-unit development at 5242 California SW [ map ]. The building had been anchored by John L. Scott Real Estate headquarters until they moved north to the former JF Henry building at 4445 California SW.

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  16. Traffic/Transit Today: Tuesday updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    No incidents in/from West Seattle right now. One transit note: If you ride Route 120 to or from Burien, Metro has sent an alert that it's rerouted off Ambaum between SW 136 and SW 143 in Burien "due to a blockage."

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  17. West Seattle schools: Peak season for open houses, toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Now that we're in the second half of the school year, many families are looking ahead to fall, and it's peak season for open houses and tours, at Seattle Public Schools as well as local independent schools. The WSB West Seattle Event Calendar is one place to find tour dates - we add all the ones we receive .

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  18. You Can Help: Six restaurants added to Wednesday's Mission...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    This Wednesday's benefit for Britt Russell - who was on her way to work at Mission Cantina when a driver hit her two months ago - has expanded. In addition to what Mission's doing - as previewed here - six restaurants elsewhere in West Seattle are also donating a portion of their proceeds that night.

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  19. Traffic/Transit Today: Monday updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    No incidents in/from West Seattle right now. If you use Sound Transit light rail, though, note that delays are expected as emergency crews handle what ST calls a "pedestrian injury" on the tracks at MLK/Othello.

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  20. VIDEO: New president, same treaty-rights fight for Duwamish TribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    On Saturday, while tens of thousands of people were marching downtown out of concern over the newly inaugurated administration, the White House transition was also a topic of discussion at the Duwamish Longhouse . The day was in part a celebration of the longhouse itself - completed and dedicated eight years ago - but it began with a focus on the tribe's continued quest for its treaty rights.

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