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  1. Unique Airbnb spots in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This private cottage in Fremont bills itself as a conveniently-located rental and a tranquil getaway all at once. It includes skylights and a gas stove.

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  2. Seattle vs. Boston, by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Population Seattle had an estimated 652,405 residents as of July 1, 2013, according to the Census Bureau. Photo: Wolfgang Kaehler, Getty Images Despite Bellevue, Remond and like, the Seattle metro area was quite a bit smaller, with 3.6 million people.

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  3. Seattle open houses, Jan. 24 and 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    We'll start with the home priced closest to Boston's value, 1242 N.E. 94th St. , which is listed for $449,950. Even better, it's a "Cape Cod"-style house.

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  4. Famous local brewery Elysian sells to Anheuser-BuschRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Elysian's flagship location on Capitol Hill. Anheuser-Busch announced its pending purchase of the local brewery Friday.

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  5. Tom Rasmussen will not seek reelection to the Seattle City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle City Council member Tom Rasmussen will not seek reelection, ending a City Hall career that has spanned more than a quarter-century during which he has been a councilman, council aide and director of the Mayor's Office for Senior Citizens. Councilmember Tom Rasmussen: He is the second Seattle City Council member this week to announce he is not running for reelection.

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  6. Cell Phones and GrapefruitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In the late eighties and early seventies, I lived in the El Encanto area of Phoenix in a long low ranch-style home that had been built in the fifties by Del Webb. Just outside the kitchen window was a fully mature Texas ruby grapefruit tree.

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  7. State, contractor still battling over viaduct projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The manager for the troubled Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement project told lawmakers Thursday that the state and the contractor are still battling over tens of millions of dollars in repairs dating back to 2012, but even if the contractor declares bankruptcy tomorrow, the project could still be completed. The state House Transportation Committee had its first chance Thursday to ask questions about the tunnel and another giant transportation project - the state Route 520 bridge replacement on Lake Washington.

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  8. Charge: Student took pictures of boys in school bathroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A former Lakeside School student is facing voyeurism charges following allegations that he photographed the genitals of at least nine students in bathrooms at the Seattle private school. King County prosecutors contend the 17-year-old boy had been surreptitiously photographing other teens in the school bathrooms for weeks before he was caught on Oct. 25, 2013.

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  9. Seattle open houses, Jan. 17 and 18, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    We'll start with the home priced closest to Green Bay's value, 1740 N.E. 86th St., No. 111 .

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  10. Iconic Smith Tower soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Smith Tower is shown as fog blankets Elliott Bay and much of Puget Sound. A ridge of high pressure over the Pacific Northwest and an absence of wind have helped keep much of the area blanketed with thick fog.

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  11. Schooner EXACT 8th Anniversary celebration kicks off SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Time flies. It seems like only yesterday that I stood in the longest line I'd ever seen at the Beveridge Place Pub , waiting to get my first pint of beer from a new brewery: Schooner EXACT Brewing .

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  12. University Book Store turns 115Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Vintage exterior of the University Book store on The Ave - University Way Northeast in Seattle - circa early 1930s. Photo: University Book Store Then-democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean signs books at University Book Store in 2004 as Matthew Simmons, left, and Stuart Bloomfield jump behind him and hold up promotional masks for a new book about President Bush while a friend snaps a picture.

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  13. Northwest African American Museum and the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Pecha Kucha Seattle, the Northwest African American Museum and the Seattle People of Color Salon present Pecha Kucha Seattle vol. 58: #BlackLivesMatter - Examining American Identity in the 21st Century, on Thursday, January 15 from 5:30-9pm at the Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts Street, Seattle, WA 98144 .

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  14. Seattle relics that should be scrappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Wilson-Pacific School Seattle Public Schools has long planned to replace this decrepit old building with much-needed new schools. Recently, however, it had to overcome the Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board's decision that the school was a landmark.

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  15. Why does the fog stink?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Social media was full of reports last night around the heart of Seattle into Queen Anne, North Seattle and Capitol Hill of the fog smelling quite bad, with descriptions ranging from rotten egg to sewer to pulp mill. In checking the data, we can see why a smell would be trapped across the city: There was a very strong and very low inversion right between 4 p.m. and midnight Tuesday night as the fog rolled with an atmospheric "lid" at just paltry 300-400 feet.

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  16. 20 years later: Remembering Seattle firefighters' darkest dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Click through for a photographic history of the Pang warehouse fire and the legal fight that followed the deadly blaze. These are variously dated handout photos of Seattle firefighters Lt.

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  17. Developers have big plans for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Developer Wright Runstad announced plans this year to erect a 58-story tower beside Rainier Tower on the University of Washington's Metropolitan Tract, between Fourth and Fifth avenues and University and Union streets. The tower would accommote 180 luxury apartments above 790,000 square feet of offices and 30,000 square feet of retail space.

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  18. Jets complete interviews with Quinn, CableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Owner Woody Johnson , along with consultants Ron Wolf and Charley Casserly , completed a trip to Seattle on Friday after talking to Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn and assistant head coach-offensive line coach Tom Cable about the Jets' head coaching vacancy. The trio also spoke to Seahawks director of pro personnel Trent Kirchner on Thursday night for New York's general manager position, which opened when Johnson fired John Idzik along with coach Rex Ryan on Monday.

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  19. Schahn family at Rainier Beach, pictured in 1902.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rainier Avenue between 51st Street and 57th Street, prior to the removal of the street car tracks. Photo: City Of Seattle Municipal Archives Washington Auto Wrecking on Empire Way, now known as Martin Luther King, Jr., Way, pictured April 2, 1956.

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  20. What I hope to see in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    First off, I'd like to see some trends continue in 2015. Overall, beer sales in America continued to decline in 2014, but while mega-brand beers continued to lose market share, smaller-brand beers continued to see overall growth.

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