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Everett Herald
How one family built a shellfish empire on Puget Sound Published: Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Bill Taylor looks out at S
How one family built a shellfish empire on Puget Sound
Everett Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Published: Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Bill Taylor looks out at Samish Bay as the waterline creeps lower and lower on a dreary overcast April day. “When the tide goes out, what's... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Bertha's repaired cutter-head being lowered back into access pitSEATTLE — With work on Bertha inching forward, Washington State Department of T
Bertha's repaired cutter-head being lowered back into access pit
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
SEATTLE — With work on Bertha inching forward, Washington State Department of Transportation and Seattle Tunnel Partners seem optimistic the project is back on track, but nearby business owners are skeptical. “The repairs are very complex and... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Bertha going back underground after repairsThe tunnel machine Bertha is being put back together. On Monday, contractors b
Bertha going back underground after repairs
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 6 days ago
The tunnel machine Bertha is being put back together. On Monday, contractors began lowering the repaired cutter drive unit into the repair pit for reassembly. "We're out of the repair phase basically and into the reassembly phase," said Chris... Read more
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Crosscut
Historic Pioneer Square is under threatProposed development at 316 Alaskan Way S. Credit: WT GBD rendering I have bee
Historic Pioneer Square is under threat
Crosscut / Posted 7 days ago
Proposed development at 316 Alaskan Way S. Credit: WT GBD rendering I have been called a socialist. I have been called anti-development. I have been called a NIMBY. Call me what you will for defending my neighborhood, but the development of a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tagger draws jail time for offenses including graffiti on Old Sacramento buildingA 27-year-old man has pleaded no contest to felony vandalism in a case that inc
Tagger draws jail time for offenses including graffiti on Old Sacramento building
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
A 27-year-old man has pleaded no contest to felony vandalism in a case that included painting graffiti on a building in Old Sacramento. Sacramento Superior Court Judge Ben Davidian sentenced Brian Quillin to 210 days in Sacramento County Jail and... Read more
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Crosscut
A Remix under the stars and a supergroup atop Pike Place Market* Events that are $15 or less SAM Remix at the Olympic Sculpture Park For the
A Remix under the stars and a supergroup atop Pike Place Market
Crosscut / Posted 11 days ago
* Events that are $15 or less SAM Remix at the Olympic Sculpture Park For the second Friday in a row, SAM makes a compelling case as the place to be for an evening of art and music. This time, it’s the always-fabulous SAM Remix thrown under the... Read more
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Crosscut
City may push aside history, the poor in Pike Place, SquareWe know that Seattle’s rapid growth is putting pressure on our architectural he
City may push aside history, the poor in Pike Place, Square
Crosscut / Posted 12 days ago
We know that Seattle’s rapid growth is putting pressure on our architectural heritage with demolitions and façadism. The city is being remade at an unprecedented level. But we’ve all long had the consolation that a previous generation of urbanists... Read more
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CNET
Seattle wants the tech scene, but not the division that could come with itSEATTLE -- Peyton Bowles is hurrying to his next job parking cars. Working for
Seattle wants the tech scene, but not the division that could come with it
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
SEATTLE -- Peyton Bowles is hurrying to his next job parking cars. Working for Luxe, a mobile phone app that sends helpful people out to park your car for you when you're driving in the city, he doesn't have much time to chat. But he makes it clear... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Woman shot, buildings hit by gunfire in Pioneer SquareSeattle police are looking for people who got into a gunfight, hitting a woman
Woman shot, buildings hit by gunfire in Pioneer Square
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 18 days ago
Seattle police are looking for people who got into a gunfight, hitting a woman and shooting up buildings in Pioneer Square Thursday morning. The gunfire erupted in the 400 block of 2nd Avenue Extension South just before 1 a.m. Officers found a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
£6.5m community building taking shapeTHE new multi-million pound community building being built in Bicester’s town c
£6.5m community building taking shape
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
THE new multi-million pound community building being built in Bicester’s town centre is beginning to take shape with all five storeys now in place. The £6.5m addition to Pioneer Square will house Cherwell District Council’s Bicester office, a new... Read more
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Crosscut
'The really big one': What to expect, how to be readyCredit: Matthew Butler Since the Nisqually earthquake of 2001, Seattle has spe
'The really big one': What to expect, how to be ready
Crosscut / Posted 19 days ago
Credit: Matthew Butler Since the Nisqually earthquake of 2001, Seattle has spent a great deal of time and resources on improving the city’s infrastructure in the event of an earthquake. Because earthquakes—unlike hurricanes, tornadoes and volcanic... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Where to eat in Seattle right nowSEATTLE -- As the crow flies, it's less than 150 miles from Portland, yet Seatt
Where to eat in Seattle right now
OregonLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
SEATTLE -- As the crow flies, it's less than 150 miles from Portland, yet Seattle's restaurant scene rarely makes much noise down south. Unless you visit frequently, a weekend eating trip here will reveal red-hot restaurants you've never heard of,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
From Seattle to Miami, small U.S. businesses face rent squeezeRising commercial rents in newly trendy areas are forcing some small companies
From Seattle to Miami, small U.S. businesses face rent squeeze
The Globe and Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Rising commercial rents in newly trendy areas are forcing some small companies to change not only where they do business, but how they do it. When Turchin Jewelry’s owners decided to leave Miami’s Design District rather than absorb a rent increase... Read more
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Crosscut
A curated guide to this weekend's biggest art fairsFederico Uribe's Dangerous Love, 2015 Credit: Adelson Galleries As an independ
A curated guide to this weekend's biggest art fairs
Crosscut / Posted 30 days ago
Federico Uribe's Dangerous Love, 2015 Credit: Adelson Galleries As an independent artist in Seattle, I love going to art shows. I am guaranteed to like only about 10 percent of the art, but it’s also a great social occasion. This weekend in Pioneer... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Illegal parkers fined as they blight BicesterMORE than 140 fines were issued to drivers illegally parking in Bicester in one
Illegal parkers fined as they blight Bicester
Oxford Mail / Posted a month ago
MORE than 140 fines were issued to drivers illegally parking in Bicester in one month. Thames Valley Police said June’s fixed penalty notices included many issued to people wrongly parking in disabled spaces, with much of the problem in the town... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
SPD targets another crime-ridden part of downtown SeattleAfter going after 186 suspected drug dealers in April in a 9 1/2-block area nea
SPD targets another crime-ridden part of downtown Seattle
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted a month ago
After going after 186 suspected drug dealers in April in a 9 1/2-block area near Westlake Center, Seattle police officers are now going after drug dealers near Pioneer Square. "What we've done over the last two weeks, we've been using undercover... Read more

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