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  1. A "Community Conversation": The city dominates the talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The marketing of the $900 million proposed "Move Seattle" levy began Saturday with a "Community Conversation" in Southeast Seattle, a one-way conversation totally dominated by the city. The Seattle Department of Transportation set up the exhibits, invited citizens to take a "poll" with pro-levy questions, distributed baubles , set out a spread of fruit and pastries, and had managers on hand to talk one-on-one with citizens.

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  2. Marriage plans and writing occupy Amanda KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this file photo taken on Nov. 21, 2009, Amanda Knox reacts during a hearing at Perugia's court, Italy. American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito expect to learn their fate Friday when Italy's highest court hears their appeal of their guilty verdicts in the brutal 2007 murder of Knox's British roommate Meredith Kercher. 1 comment

  3. On 15th anniversary of implosion, do you miss the Kingdome?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The first in a series of four photos of the Kingdome implosion, March 26, 2000 Photo: P-I File The second in a series of four photos of the Kingdome implosion, March 26, 2000 Photo: P-I File The third in a series of four photos of the Kingdome implosion, March 26, 2000 Photo: P-I File Spectators began lining up before dawn at numerous vantage points around the city. Here, onlookers took a last glance at the Kingdome before surrounding streets were closed to the public.

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  4. Cops: Masturbating sex offender accosted womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Skyline at First Hill, the Seattle retirement home where police say Michael D. Murray exposed himself to a worker after sneaking inside. Murray, 56, has been charged with indecent exposure for the fourth time.

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  5. Court considers Knox's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Amanda Knox is said to be "very worried" as she waits in her hometown of Seattle to hear the Italian high court's decision. Amanda Knox: Knox, 27, was born in Seattle and was raised in West Seattle.

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  6. Cullom Gallery Proudly Presents: Solo Exhibit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Robert Hardgrave "Blues" Toner transfer built from collaged photocopies of cannibalized drawings and photographs and paint on Tyvek. 60a 3 x 84a 3 In partnership with Seattle's studio e gallery, Cullom Gallery is pleased to present "Die Kopie", a solo exhibit of new, large-scale collaged and toner transfer works by Seattle artist, Robert Hardgrave.

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  7. Fire Chiefs demand oil train disaster plans from BNSF RailroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Washington Fire Chiefs, in a pointed letter, have asked the BNSF Railroad to turn over "Worst Case Scenarios" for an oil train accident as well as "Comprehensive Emergency Response Plans" for high hazard flammable trains. Oil tanker cars derailed beneath the Magnolia Bridge in July of 2014.

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  8. The Amanda Knox case: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Amanda Knox: Knox, 27, was born in Seattle and was raised in West Seattle. She graduated from Seattle Prep, then went to the University of Washington.

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  9. Poll: Spend more, tax less, legalize potRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Jan. 10, 2015 file photo, a man waves the American flag during on Independence Mall in Philadelphia. Americans want lower taxes and more government spending both at once, although support for spending more tax dollars on health care has dropped dramatically.

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  10. 1. San Francisco: 6.2% LGBT populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    San Francisco is No. 1, but the Seattle metropolitan area ranks among the cities with the highest percentage of adults who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, according to a Gallup Poll study of the top 50 U.S. metropolitan areas.

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  11. Storefront Seattle a " Eight new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Storefronts and Shunpike are proud to present eight new Washington State artists in South Lake Union, exploring subjects including interactive color field "paintings," musings on the artifice of NASA photography, the geometry of pool, and the weight of shadow. Through July 20, 2015 .

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  12. Gases in oil tank cars: Cantwell wants to know how volatileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Three oil trains pass through Seattle each day, headed to north Puget Sound refineries, and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., is prodding federal regulators to take a long, hard look at what will happen to their cargoes if a train derails. Cantwell wants something called the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration to probe the volatility of gases in tank cars hauling Bakken crude oil, and how that can contribute to the risk of explosions if cars derail.

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  13. Mayor Ed Murray wants $900 million for transportation levyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle property owners will be asked to fork up $900 million over nine years to pay for Move Seattle, a sweeping transportation program unveiled on Wednesday by Mayor Ed Murray and a supporting cast of Seattle interests. Move Seattle, targeted for the November ballot, would replace the existing record Seattle tax levy, the $365 million Bridging the Gap measure approved by Seattle voters in 2006.

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  14. St. Patrick's Day in Seattle: The best bars listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    It can be a tight fit at The Owl N' Thistle to watch the three bands scheduled on St. Patricks Day. The bar at 808 Post Ave. often has good live music, and was where '90s rootsy-pop band Willis got an early break.

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  15. Can Ballard Save Seattle's Green Spaces?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    I am a freelance writer with a focus on the Ballard neighborhood. I love connecting what is happening in the community with my own life.

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  16. Calypte Gallery opens this Thursday with Robert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Robert Hardgrave "To Be Determined" One-Night-Only Inaugural Show at Calypte Gallery Thursday, March 12th, 5:30 to 9:30 pm 1107 East Denny Way, #A2, Seattle, WA 98122Seattle's newest apartment gallery celebrates its opening with a one-night-only exhibit of new works on paper by Seattle artist Robert Hardgrave. Always one to cannibalize the work of others and himself in search of new frontiers, Robert's latest two-year odyssey has taken him deep into possibilities of xerox transfer printing, notions of flatness, layering, and the limitless potential of copying.

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  17. 5 teens arrested after West Seattle grocery clerk beaten, robbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The 55-year-old clerk was working at the Westwood QFC that day and saw a group of teens stealing shrimp, hot dogs and barbecue sauce from the store, police reports say. After he left work about 4 p.m., he reportedly spotted the same teens standing next to him at a bus stop near the 2800 block of Southwest Barton Street.

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  18. Alki neighborhood through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Check out archive photos of Alki collected from the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, the Museum of History and Industry and the city of Seattle. In the gallery above, you'll see the city's favorite beach transform from a muddy bank to an amusement park to the lively park Seattle enjoys today.

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  19. Major Aurora restriction postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This photo provided by the Washington State Department of Transportation shows the massive tunnel boring machine called Bertha at the bottom of a rescue pit March 4 in Seattle. The machine is now in position to be torn apart so it can be repaired.

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  20. Union Stables reborn as officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Views of the exterior of the newly renovated Union Stables Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Seattle, Washington. Listed on the National Historic Register, Union Stables was completed in 1910 and housed 300 horses used to pull SeattleA*s street cars and fire engines.

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