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  1. CHS Crow | APRIL Festival edition - Wendy and SA renRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Wednesday, APRIL did its best to summon the spirit of Alice B. Toklas from the walls of the Sorrento along with Rebecca Brown, Joshua Beckman, Jan Wallace and "musical accompaniment." Sunday, March 29 APRIL BOOK EXPO Hugo House, 11 am - 5 pm Our annual book fair, featuring more than 40 small presses from around the country.

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  2. Rudy's Barbershop opening on 15th Ave ERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Home to haircare since the 1930s, 15th Ave E's former Salon Ciba space - briefly, House of Style - is set to become the next Rudy's A familiar Capitol Hill-headquartered barbershop chain is expanding its stylish empire this summer into a 15th Ave E space with deep roots in the hair business. CHS has learned that Rudy's Barbershop has signed a lease to open a new location at 15th and E Republican.

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  3. On the List | Jackson Street Jazz Walk, APRIL Fest, Moisture Fest,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The weekend around Capitol Hill and Central Seattle is highlighted by two awesome grassroots festivals that honor the area's literary and musical traditions. On Saturday, March 28, from 4 pm to Midnight, Jackson Commons and Isola Homes present the second annual Jackson Street Jazz Walk: Bringing Jazz Back to Jackson Street.

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  4. As Seattle task force ponders a queer youth homeless shelter on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Having lived on the streets as a queer youth, Jackie Sandberg says she's all too familiar with the hate crimes inflicted on the city's disproportionately LGBTQ homeless population. Unfortunately, Sandberg says the situation isn't much better when she and others seek refuge inside the city's shelters.

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  5. 23rd Ave builds up with second big project at Union, 'missing tooth' building at MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The next wave in a tide of change around 23rd and Union will take shape Wednesday night as another mixed-use development planned for the intersection takes its first bow in the Seattle design review process. Meanwhile, the board will also take what could be one last look at a long-planned apartment project for another connective point between Capitol Hill and the Central District at 23rd and Madison 2220 E Union Design Review Early Design Guidance application proposing a 6-story building containing 146 residential units and 11760 sq.ft.

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  6. With 35 years on Broadway, La Cocina Santiago celebrates, readies for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Victor R. Santiago has lived the American dream. He grew up in the small mountain town of Guachinango in the Jalisco state of Mexico.

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  7. Undaunted by new minimum wage, Seattle restaurant entrepreneurs make...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Not only are Seattle restaurants not closing down because of the "$15 minimum wage" but a wave of entrepreneurs and investors is pushing forward on plans to open more food+drink joints around the city. And they're looking at Capitol Hill for how to do it.

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  8. Capitol Hill food+drink | Still Liquor folks bringing pizza to Minor and PineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Who can say what controls the tides of food and drink on Capitol Hill. For now, it is the time of pizza.

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  9. 95 Slide corner the next on a busy block to become home to mixed-use developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Here is another watering hole you can add to the roster of Capitol Hill bars where the patrons know the days are numbered before development brings last call. CHS has learned that the property owners of the corner of Harvard and Pike have plans for a six-story, mixed-use development joining a block already in full construction Beast Mode.

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  10. Kessler's aims to be Capitol Hill's catch-all sports bar with grand opening ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Walking into Kessler's , the new Capitol Hill bar on E Olive Way, there's little doubt what type of place you're stepping into. Sports paraphernalia cover the walls, a stark contrast to the space's dimly lit predecessor Tommy Gun , and there's a good chance the game you're looking for will be on one of ten big screen TVs surrounding the bar.

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  11. 'A 24-day celebratory wake' - SIFF 2015 will include Harvard ExitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Talk about an epilogue. After burying it with a bit of an unceremonious January funeral and sorting out what comes next with its ghost , the historic Harvard Exit will make a surprise comeback for a special limited engagement this spring as part of the 41st annual Seattle International Film Festival .

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  12. 43rd District Dems on Capitol Hill for town hall SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Remember when that guy on the right used to work in Olympia? Remember when he had a beard ? We neither. Your Democratic representatives fighting for good not evil in the State of Washington will be in town Saturday for the annual 43rd Legislative District Town Hall .

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  13. Chief O'Toole cleans house, promotes and recruits new Seattle Police brassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The rate of change is apparently picking up at the Seattle Police Department . In the job for just under one year , herself, Chief Kathleen O'Toole has reinvented her command staff this week with a mix of internal promotions and external recruits.

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  14. Capitol Hill King County - County council's Larry Gossett on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Capitol Hill Blog

    From Gossett's Facebook page - February 11th: "It was an honor to once again spend some time with Congressman John Lewis, a "Living Legend" in America's struggle to end segregation and create the "Beloved Community" of Dr. King. " Black Power revolutionary, political prisoner, elected official: Larry Gossett , the King County Council representative for central and southeast Seattle including Capitol Hill, has been a man of many faces.

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  15. With expanded light rail a year away, Metro rolls out proposed route changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Earlier this week, CHS reported that the agency's planning is pointing at a March 2016 opening for light rail service through Capitol Hill Station - though Sound Transit is still officially saying only that they're planning for the first quarter of the year. CHS reported last fall that part of ramping up for the new transit option would be a plan to optimize Metro bus routes around the city in anticipation of the new service.

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  16. Urban League CEO will take on Sawant in Council District 3 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The race to represent the Central Area on City Council got a new candidate on Thursday. Non-profit director and Central District resident Pamela Banks announced she would challenge assumed front-runner council member Kshama Sawant for the newly created Council District 3 seat.

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  17. On the List | Chop Suey 'soft' re-opening, Central Area...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    An old friend returns to service with a cleaned-up look and wicked awesome new sound system this weekend as the re-born Chop Suey makes a "soft opening" Friday night . CHS wrote here about the new owners and the new features including The Den , the venue's upgraded bar that will keep the space in motion even when there is nobody rocking the two stages now part of the venue.

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  18. City Council Notes | Preschool plan planning, homeless camps...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Pre-K plan : Wednesday, the City Council's education committee will take up legislation from the mayor's office for implementing Seattle's new pre-K education plan: The implementation plan provides details about how the preschool program will be rolled out, and how it will work toward meeting its goal of closing the achievement gap for Seattle's youngest learners. "Included in this implementation plan are the key ingredients to creating a successful program that will make a difference in the lives of young children and their families across our city," said Murray.

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  19. New Capitol Hill parks: One overdue for construction, one waiting for bid, one in search of grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    This time last year, CHS posted updates on various small park projects around Capitol Hill, including Broadway Hill Park , 12th Avenue Square Park , and Cayton Corner Park . Here are our spring 2014 updates on Broadway Hill and 12th Ave Square and here is what we had to say about the naming of Cayton Corner .

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  20. Capitol Hill food+drink | Li'l Woody's says happy Seattle Burger MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    The Golden Beetle Burger - "harissa aioli, lettuce, pickled serranos & onion, gruyere swiss, baharat seasoned 1/3 pound northwest grass fed beef, and mayonnaise with Sumac dusted fries" Li'l Woody's owner Marcus Lalario is a connected man. A Pike/Pine entrepreneur who has survived the neighborhood's transition to the the entertainment district big time and investor in food, drink, and retail ventures on the Hill and beyond, Lalario's Pine burger shop is making some fun connections of its own this month with a one-of-a-kind promotion featuring special creations from some great Seattle chefs: Throughout March 2015, Li'l Woody's will be featuring a new burger each week.

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