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  1. $7.6B transportation budget heading to governor's deskRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOMO News

    ... for demolition of the Alaskan Way Viaduct. The bill also includes $17 million to improve public transit in the Seattle area to make up for traffic disruption from the viaduct replacement project. About $252 million is included to repave about 2100 ...

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  2. Politicians are wayward on Shell lease; goodbye blue-green coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... protest the Polar Pioneer, Shell's oil rig moored at the Port's Terminal 5, on May 16. (Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times) Paul Stevens is a shipyard boss straight from central casting - an anchor of a man with a booming voice, prone to saying just ...

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  3. Lusty Lady building finally finds a suitorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A real estate developer and an architect walked into an old live peep show, and decided it would be a great spot for a hotel. Seattle development company Revolve announced Thursday it has signed a 100-year ground lease for the property where the Lusty Lady used to operate.

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  4. District 1 Candidates answer questions from Chamber and South Seattle CollegeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | West Seattle Herald

    The West Seattle Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with South Seattle College developed a questionnaire for the candidates for Seattle City Council District 1. It was submitted to all candidates and 6 of the 9 responded. They asked that they limit their responses to 50 words and let them know that the answers would be posted unedited.

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  5. Get To Know Your New Seattle City Council DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    How well do you know the Seattle City Council district you live in? In 2013, Seattle voted to split the city into seven districts to elect council members with two more members elected at-large. This year will be the first election under that system.

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  6. Live Tonight: A Night of A/V Pairings, LO-TEK REV1VALRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Weekly

    The dependably weird Seattle label Debacle is teaming with the Northwest Film Forum to present A Night of A/V Pairings : Talented local musicians will be matched with crazycool visual artists to likely blow your mind with "aural/visual delights." The pairings: Marisa Anderson/Jodi Darby, Garek Jon Druss/Nick Bartoletti, Marc Price/Coldbrew Collective.

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  7. KEXP 90.3 FM will take over the West Seattle Junction Friday for Hood-to-Hood partyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Seattle Herald

    The West Seattle Junction will host KEXP's Hood-to-Hood Day on Friday, May 29 from noon to 6:00 PM for a live broadcast of The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters and The Afternoon Show with Kevin Cole, featuring live performances by John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats, Australian band Miami Horror, Hop Along, and Telekinesis, plus a free street festival with bands, booths, and a beer garden serving Redhook. Following the live broadcast and other activities, KEXP's own DJs will take over the neighborhood, spinning at various venues around West Seattle - plus provide two nighttime concerts.

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  8. The Lusty Lady Finally Falls to DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Weekly

    ... Tolias refused to sell the old six-story structure to a group of heavyweight developers that included former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell. In a city where new development effortlessly bulldozes history, Tolias passed up millions of dollars because ...

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  9. Growing TrendRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Real Change

    Hidden behind the single-family homes lining South Cloverdale Street, and amid the tall trees of Beer Sheva Park, is an urban farm owned by the city of Seattle and operated by community members with support from Seattle Tilth, an agriculture and environmental nonprofit. On a recent Friday afternoon, the small farm and wetlands was populated with more than a dozen East African elders who were working on the wetlands surrounding the small farming space.

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  10. Selig lands anchor for new Belltown office buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    It's not a huge amount of space, but it's enough to kick off construction of a small new office building in downtown Seattle's Belltown neighborhood. On Thursday, Sound Community Bank President and CEO Laurie Stewart said the bank has signed a lease for around 17,200 square feet of office and branch space in a three-story building that Martin Selig Real Estate has proposed.

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  11. TOMORROW: West Seattle street party & more for KEXP's...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    Seeing the "No Parking" signs in The Junction a little while ago reminded us to remind you: Tomorrow's the day for West Seattle's victory party in KEXP 's " Hood-To-Hood Challenge " - the prize for being the neighborhood that donated the most in a fundraising drive last summer - and even if you're not joining the celebration, you need to know that California SW will be off-limits to vehicles between Alaska and Oregon. SDOT says the closure hours will be 6 am to 9 pm.

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  12. No, it's not red tide: Looks like noctiluca is back off West SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to Tamsen for the photo from Lincoln Park , and also to Linda for a sighting report from the nearby Lowman Beach area: As has been happening every year for a while , warm weather and long days are bringing reddish water to the West Seattle shores, and today marks the first report we've received this year. It's almost always a NONTOXIC bloom called noctiluca - you can see earlier photos in our first report from last year and from 2013 .

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  13. Conversations with Funny People: Kortney Shane WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Redmond Reporter

    ... of my career at that point. During that time, I book a show in Miami and a friend there tells me he's driving out to Seattle and would I like to go with him? So I do and, during my first week here, I made $700 from performing -- more money than I ...

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  14. Take a Walking Tour of Pike Place Market in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    Whether you're there for half an hour or a whole day, Pike Place Public Market is a fabulous place to wander. This foodie paradise is packed with fresh fish and seafood from the Pacific Northwest, gorgeous blooms, handmade goods, and ready-to-eat treasures that will tempt even the pickiest of eaters.

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  15. DirectoryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Seattle Press

    A leading music school in Washington State, The Academy of Music Northwest provides different levels of rigorous college-prep music classes and extensive performance opportunities for talented young musicians between the ages of 4 -18. Day and night our luxury service connects all of Bellevue, Seattle, and Tacoma.

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  16. Everett officials want Sound Transit to make good on light rail promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... in part, because transit authorities have been talking more lately about light-rail segments to places such as West Seattle and Ballard. They're worried that those destinations could come at the expense of Everett and other cities where people have ...

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  17. West Seattle Thursday: Ways to have fun & get informed, today/tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    Between now and what's likely to be another stunning sunset here are highlights from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar : WEST SEATTLE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN: 11:30 am lunch meeting at West Seattle Golf Course - see the WSDW website for agenda details. FUN & GAMES FOR TEENS : 4-6 pm at High Point Community Center - here's a sample of what they're playing.

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  18. John Roderick Thinks You Should Be Able to Take a Train From Ballard...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Stranger

    Alon Bassok and John Roderick , are each running for one of the two citywide council seats. They propose using property taxes to fund trains between Seattle neighborhoods.

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  19. Trash to Treasures - Design an outfit, win $250 and moreRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    Northwest Asian Weekly is inviting you to design an outfit that incorporates recycling materials or NWAW/Seattle Chinese Post newspapers in the design. Design a wearable garment or accessory incorporating recycling materials or NWAW/Seattle Chinese Post newspapers in some aspect of the visual appearance.

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  20. At 100, Norwegian native who escaped Nazis on skis is a starRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... the third time Einarsen has met the king, who is coming to the Puget Sound area for several events. Kim Nesselquist, Seattle's honorary Norwegian consul, said when the guest list for the king's private event was drawn up, Einarsen was a natural. "He ...

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