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Seattle to install public toilets in Ballard, U-District
Seattle to install public toilets in Ballard, U-DistrictSeattle will install public toilets in Ballard and the University District by the end of the year, each of which will cost at least $100,000. More than a decade ago, the city spent $5 million on state-of-the-art self-cleaning potties and then saw the ...read more
Source: KING 5
Published on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 03:00:00 GMT
RIP Grant Haller, Seattle P-I's longtime photographer and master visual storyteller
RIP Grant Haller, Seattle P-I's longtime photographer and master visual storytellerThe death of photographer Grant Haller has stirred a deep sadness in the ranks of Seattle media folk, balanced by a deep appreciation of this visual storyteller who worked years at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer and recorded historic and human moments of ...read more
Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer
Published on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 04:22:00 GMT
Conforto hits 2 HRs in hometown as Mets beat Mariners 7-5
Conforto hits 2 HRs in hometown as Mets beat Mariners 7-5SEATTLE (AP) — Waiting at Michael Conforto's locker when he returned to the clubhouse was the crown passed around by the New York Mets for whoever gets the honor as the player of the game. On this night its significance to Conforto could not be understated.read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Fri, 28 Jul 2017 22:38:00 GMT
Michael Conforto belts 2 homers in Seattle homecoming to help Mets rally for win | Rapid Reaction
Michael Conforto belts 2 homers in Seattle homecoming to help Mets rally for win | Rapid ReactionSEATTLE -- Michael Conforto grew up idolizing Seattle's biggest baseball hero, Ken Griffey Jr. Saturday night, playing against his hometown team for the first time in his professional career, the Mets' best young hitter hit like Jr., homering twice against ...read more
Source: New Jersey Online
Published on Fri, 28 Jul 2017 22:25:00 GMT
Someone is going to get hurt on a Seattle bike share ride
Someone is going to get hurt on a Seattle bike share rideI know that sounds like an obvious statement about new bike shares launching in Seattle. After all, accidents happen without bike shares. But the recent wave of brightly-colored rides around town seems to have come along with riders who aren’t so bright ...read more
Source: MYNorthwest.com
Published on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 03:19:00 GMT
The Weird Twist in Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Experiment
The Weird Twist in Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage ExperimentSeattle made waves a couple of years ago by forging ahead with an ambitious new policy: the $15 minimum wage. Now, Seattle’s no stranger to pushing the envelope when it comes to progressive policies. Washington was one of the first two states to legalize ...read more
Source: cheatsheet.com
Published on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 04:10:00 GMT
VIDEO: See inside West Seattle’s first charter school, Summit Atlas, 3 weeks before it opens
VIDEO: See inside West Seattle’s first charter school, Summit Atlas, 3 weeks before it opensClasses start August 21st at the former supermarket and church that is becoming West Seattle’s first charter school, Summit Atlas. Today – six months after a ceremonial groundbreaking kicked off extensive remodeling, and days before work begins on an ...read more
Source: West Seattle Blog
Published on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 00:42:00 GMT
Seattle's most patient developers plan 'missing middle' housing
Seattle's most patient developers plan 'missing middle' housingLand in the city is too expensive to build affordable housing. Or is it? They’ve got a plan — and it could mean 1,000 new apartments for the workers who keep Seattle running. Filled with “must read” stories, industry news and reporter insights ...read more
Source: The Business Journal
Published on Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:53:00 GMT
Mixed Feelings: Moving From Seattle
Mixed Feelings: Moving From SeattleAdvertiser Disclosure: This site is part of an affiliate sales network and receives compensation for sending traffic to partner sites, such as CreditCards.com. This compensation may impact how and where links appear on this site. This site does not include ...read more
Source: travellingtheworld.boardingarea.com
Published on Fri, 28 Jul 2017 22:40:00 GMT
WA Seattle WA Zone Forecast
WA Seattle WA Zone ForecastWA Seattle WA Zone Forecast for Friday, July 28, 2017 283 FPUS56 KSEW 291031 ZFPSEW Zone Forecast Product for Western Washington National Weather Service Seattle WA 331 AM PDT Sat Jul 29 2017 Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation ...read more
Source: Chron
Published on Sat, 29 Jul 2017 03:59:00 GMT