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Avoid 99 and spend Saturday walking an Uptown Jane’s Walk

Posted on May 2nd, 2016 by Laura Fonda

This Saturday, May 7th is the annual Jane’s Walk event, taking place in neighborhoods across Seattle. Named after Jane Jacobs (1916-2006), these walks celebrate urban communities. Jane was an urbanist and activist who championed a community-based approach to city building – and what better way to explore the community than by foot? Jane’s Walks are Read the full article…

Seattle Animal Shelter Pet of the Week: Toby

Posted on April 29th, 2016 by Laura Fonda

Are you ready to go out and embrace Spring? Toby sure is! Toby is a big, handsome, high energy dog who is seeking his forever home. Toby loves the ball, going for walks and has the gift of gab. With his John Wayne cowboy swagger and shiny black coat, he has movie star looks and Read the full article…

OP-ED: Councilmembers’ statement on ST3 Light Rail options

Posted on April 29th, 2016 by Laura Fonda

Below is an op-ed from Seattle City Councilmember Sally Bagshaw and King County Councilmember Jeanne Kohl-Welles, where they advocate for the “West is Best” option for light rail through Interbay. This proposal is for a light rail running 4 blocks parallel to 15th Ave West, crossing the ship canal via a tunnel. There are other options, and it’s Read the full article…

Carmageddon starts tonight when 99 shuts down for 2 weeks

Posted on April 28th, 2016 by Laura Fonda

If you haven’t heard the news, surprise! 99 is going to shut down starting tonight for 2 weeks. 99 will be closed at 12:01am Friday, April 29, between South Spokane Street and the south end of the Battery Street Tunnel. Will it be bad? Remember the fish truck incident on 99? And, consider that 99 is Read the full article…

GiveBIG until May 3rd and help your favorite Queen Anne non-profit

Posted on April 27th, 2016 by Laura Fonda

  It’s that time of year, time to GiveBIG to your favorite Seattle-area nonprofit and have that donation matched by the Seattle Foundation. Many Queen Anne area nonprofits are participating, so it’s a great chance to support a local non=profit and have your dollars go even further via a stretch pool: “All donations made through Read the full article…

Seattle Animal Shelter Pet of the Week: Olly

Posted on April 25th, 2016 by Laura Fonda

Meet Olly! Olly is a sweet young bunny who was brought to the Seattle Animal Shelter over the winter holidays in very bad condition. He has since made a full recovery and is not only healthy, but also very sweet and loving. Two of Olly’s favorite things are companionship and food, and he gladly comes Read the full article…

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