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  1. KEXP groundbreaking the beginning of a radio metamorphosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Crosscut.com

    A charmer from Seattle Children's Theatre, genre-bending blues, an Olmstedt film tribute & Seattle Rep does August Wilson's 'The Piano Lesson'. Prolific and world-famous, Pearl Jam lead guitarist Mike McCready has flipped his fair amount of amplifier switches: from Fenders to Dr. Z's.

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  2. Legislative leaders spare BerthaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Crosscut.com

    "It's not going to have a hearing. It's not going to pass out of committee," said Sen. Curtis King, R-Yakima and chair of the Senate Transportation Committee.

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  3. The Daily Troll: Another council member opts out. Elysian swallowed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Crosscut.com

    On the heels of Councilmember Nick Licata's declaration that he would not seek re-election comes Seattle City Council veteran Tom Rasmussen's announcement Friday that he, too, will leave the council at the end of his term. A resident of Alki in West Seattle, Rasmussen has been a council member since 2004.

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  4. Lawmakers look to slow rent hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Crosscut.com

    Landlords imposing major increases in apartment rents would have to give tenants 90 days notice, rather than the current 30 days, under a bill soon to be introduced in the Washington Legislature. Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Seattle, said Wednesday that she plans to introduce a bill that would require a landlord to provide a tenant with 90 days notice of a rent increase if that hike exceeds 10 percent.

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  5. The Daily Troll: Much more car sharing. Worst on tax inequality. Green Bay, you're so pettyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Crosscut.com

    The Daily Troll: SpaceX has out-of-this-world plans for Seattle. Amazon hooks up with Woody Allen.

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  6. The Daily Troll: SpaceX has out-of-this-world plans for Seattle....Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Crosscut.com

    The Daily Troll: SpaceX has out-of-this-world plans for Seattle. Amazon hooks up with Woody Allen.

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  7. Ready to tunnel into real solutions in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Crosscut.com

    What's in store in oh-fifteen? Some movement from Bertha, another soggy year, perhaps some athletic accomplishments - even at Safeco? Looking into my crystal ball - and yes, I have one, an old green Japanese fishing float - I foresee that the year 2015 promises to be the year of either Big Headaches or Big Solutions. For one thing, we'll be catching up with many cans we've been kicking down the road.

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  8. Seattle loses Dr. William Gerberding, a great civic leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Dr. William Gerberding, 85, died last weekend in Seattle after suffering a stroke in Los Angeles earlier in December. He lived a full life, until a ripe age, but somehow his departure was a surprise.

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  9. Most Read 2014 #4: The truth about Tacoma: 5 things you might not knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    In Seattle, a city where most people come from somewhere else , origin stories make for reliable cocktail chatter. The California expats have it easy.

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  10. 2014's #5 Most Read: Crosscut Investigates the new face of Seattle's booming sex industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Suburban brothels and sex work holiday parties: Seattle's sex industry may be the nation's fastest growing, but you won't find it hanging out on Aurora Ave. There are the holiday parties at Seattle restaurants, organized to allow prostitutes and their online clientele to mingle casually - and in clothing. There are the unassuming brothels in middle-class neighborhoods, situated between family homes and, some speculate, affiliated with Asian organized crime.

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  11. The Daily Troll: Happy holidays! No waterfront tunnel 'til 2017. No...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Seattle Tunnel Partners, the firm that's drilling our waterfront tunnel, estimates that getting Bertha up and running again will probably delay the tunnel opening until, oh, say, August 2017. This according to The Seattle Times .

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  12. Most Read 2014 #7: Seattle as liberal bastion? Think again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Editor's Note: As the year ends, we are counting down the most-read stories of 2014. This article, No.

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  13. A vote for neighborhood bookstores, third places and diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Third Place Books, thriving in Ravenna, will duplicate the model at another old PCC site, giving another boost to resurgent Southeast Seattle. Good luck trying to buy local in Southeast Seattle.

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  14. The Bertha mess: Did Seattle bring it on itself?Read the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    When Seattleites went to the polls about the Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement, they never really got to weigh in on Bertha, despite what some say. In the current discussions over the fate of Bertha and the deep-bore tunnel project, we're often reminded that the people of Seattle voted for the tunnel.

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  15. The Daily Troll: Probation for charter school. Inslee pushes his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Washington's first charter school, located in Seattle, has been placed on probation, Associated Press reports . The school first opened its doors to 96 students back in September and now three months later, The Washington State Charter School Commission says First Place School has failed to meet all the requirements of its charter agreement.

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  16. What's the mayor thinking? Ed Murray's reading listRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    The mayor of Seattle dishes about his favorite books for work, pleasure and inspiration. And what you have to read if you're going to work for him.

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  17. The Daily Troll: Another new stadium for Seattle? Restaurant ratings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    The Seattle Sounders are reportedly looking for a new stadium, designed specifically for soccer. ESPN's Taylor Twellman thinks a new soccer stadium is their next move.

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  18. The Daily Troll: Fresh street cracking near tunnel work. Amazon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Update 5:01 p.m. Two cracks, which emerged midday in a Pioneer Square street near the state's waterfront tunneling project, drew Mayor Ed Murray to the neighborhood late in the afternoon. The mayor promised to aggressively monitor the situation on the streets, telling reporters that there's not enough data yet to know whether excavation around the stalled tunnel boring machine or simply the age of the local infrastructure are to blame.

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  19. The Daily Troll: $500K in OT for policing Seattle protests. New...Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    Leaders of Seattle Public Schools were in the early stages of a national search for a new superintendent. But the hunt may be over.

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  20. The Weekend List: The arts and culture guide to Seattle's good lifeRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    One more chance at special film, 'Keep On Keepin' On.' Just in time for gift-buying: A pop-up bazaar.

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