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The Seattle Times
Sonics Rising, NHL to Seattle websites represented on KeyArena advisory groupBelltown, Nicole Grant of the Martin Luther King County Labor Council, Jane Zal
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Belltown, Nicole Grant of the Martin Luther King County Labor Council, Jane Zalutsky of the Seattle Center Foundation, Sarah Wilkie of the Seattle International Film Festival and Mike McQuaid of the South Lake Union Community Council also were na... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Downtown Seattle’s construction boom surges to new record, with no end in sightas the greater downtown region hits another record for construction. There are
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
as the greater downtown region hits another record for construction. There are 74 major projects getting built from South Lake Union to Sodo, the most since the Seattle Downtown Association began tracking construction in 2005, the... Read more
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Bizjournals
​Amazon buys search engine startup GraphiqThe Day 1 South building at Amazon's headquarters campus in South Lake Union in
Bizjournals / Posted yesterday
The Day 1 South building at Amazon's headquarters campus in South Lake Union in Seattle. The Day 1 South building at Amazon's headquarters campus in South Lake Union in Seattle. Founded in 2009 as FindTheBest, Graphiq uses artificial intelligence... Read more
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Crosscut
5 things to do in Seattle this weekendthis week, check out other upcoming guest chef nights. In other exciting news,
Crosscut / Posted yesterday
this week, check out other upcoming guest chef nights. In other exciting news, FareStart is opening three new ventures in South Lake Union: Rise Café, Community Table (BBQ, Bowls, and Salads), and Maslow’s restaurant, set to open July 24. (From... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Happy Hour: Places for drinks with a viewNorth Lake Union. If you go on a weekend, get there between lunch and dinner ti
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
North Lake Union. If you go on a weekend, get there between lunch and dinner time before the madness. The 100 Pound Clam in South Lake Union is one of the newer patios if you have one of those seen-it-done-that-repeat guests. Ray’s Boathouse in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Amazon to match up to $1 million in donations, revenue earned by FareStart as new restaurants openrevenue earned by FareStart during the next 25 days, as new restaurants run by
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
revenue earned by FareStart during the next 25 days, as new restaurants run by the nonprofit open on the e-commerce giant’s South Lake Union campus. Four of five planned eateries officially opened their doors Tuesday, in retail space donated by... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Tech Workers Brace For Seattle's Plan to 'Tax The Rich'homeless and transit to help lower-paid workers find housing further from downt
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
homeless and transit to help lower-paid workers find housing further from downtown. Meeting after work in Seattle's trendy South Lake Union neighborhood, as hundreds of blue-badge workers from Amazon and other companies spilled from their offices... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Tech Workers Brace For Seattle's Plan to 'Tax The Rich'homeless and transit to help lower-paid workers find housing further from downt
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
homeless and transit to help lower-paid workers find housing further from downtown. Meeting after work in Seattle's trendy South Lake Union neighborhood, as hundreds of blue-badge workers from Amazon and other companies spilled from their offices... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bike shares set to return to Seattlewill start showing up on the streets. The companies say they'll start with bik
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
will start showing up on the streets. The companies say they'll start with bikes placed around downtown, Capitol Hill, South Lake Union and other center-city neighborhoods, and will branch out more to other neighborhoods as they're allowed to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bike shares wheeling back into Seattle, but they’re unlike Pronto in 2 big waysand however many they want in October. Both companies say they’ll start with b
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
and however many they want in October. Both companies say they’ll start with bikes placed around downtown, Capitol Hill, South Lake Union and other center-city neighborhoods, and will branch out more to other neighborhoods as they’re allowed to... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Top 10 Seattle neighborhoods set for growthare who stand to gain the most if they sell. The top 10 list includes: 1. Nor
KING5 Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
are who stand to gain the most if they sell. The top 10 list includes: 1. Northgate 2. Central District 3. South Lake Union 4. Beacon Hill 5. Queen Anne 6. Central Business District 7. Rainier Valley 8. Capitol Hill 9.... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Commentary: A KeyArena MOU without a comprehensive traffic mitigation plan would be reckless, irresponsiblebe driving there when Light Rail arrives in 2035. Their proposed mitigation sol
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
be driving there when Light Rail arrives in 2035. Their proposed mitigation solutions, from a parking app to shuttles from South Lake Union are all well and good, but they don’t make me feel better about the inadequate traffic infrastructure in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
From inside the Highway 99 tunnel, crews disassemble Bertha’s back endBertha’s time under Seattle is ticking away. From the tunnel-boring machine‘s
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
Bertha’s time under Seattle is ticking away. From the tunnel-boring machine‘s South Lake Union disassembly pit, crews have dismantled and hauled away the drill’s cutter head. Now, they’re moving top to bottom, taking apart other sections and lifting... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Lake Union Park is open during $690,000 repair of foot bridgein 2010, provides access between Westlake Avenue and the peninsula that houses
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
in 2010, provides access between Westlake Avenue and the peninsula that houses the Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) in South Lake Union. In October 2014, city workers discovered that shifting soil on the east side was causing the 108-foot... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle has most cranes in the country for 2nd year in a row — and lead is growingAn additional 99 developments are in the pipeline for future years. Most crane
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
An additional 99 developments are in the pipeline for future years. Most cranes continue to be clustered in downtown and South Lake Union, but several other neighborhoods have at least one, from Ballard to Interbay and Capitol Hill to Columbia... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
GeekWire: Permit filings point to another Amazon expansion along I-5of Seattle insurance company Pemco at 301 Eastlake Ave. E., just blocks from th
KING5 Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
of Seattle insurance company Pemco at 301 Eastlake Ave. E., just blocks from the online retail giant’s home base in the South Lake Union neighborhood. The building prior to an exterior renovation in 2015. The structure is not a huge one, with... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Gunman killed during Bainbridge Island standoff battled depression, lost jobMonday. In July 2013, Yeiser signed a moorage agreement to dock his 55-foot mo
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
Monday. In July 2013, Yeiser signed a moorage agreement to dock his 55-foot motorsailer named the Flying Gull at a South Lake Union marina on Westlake Avenue North, court records show. He apparently stopped paying rent in May 2016. A... Read more
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The Seattle Times
7 new Seattle happy hours: $7 craft cocktails, dollar deviled eggs and morethe competition. Below are seven new happy hours we recommend. Josh Henderson’
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
the competition. Below are seven new happy hours we recommend. Josh Henderson’s reboot of his ambitious restaurant in South Lake Union focuses now on the Amazon lunch crowd. But there’s also an extended happy hour that features a stellar... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Commentary: City leadership is a big reason to be wary of a KeyArena renovationto mention that Expedia is moving in down the street with 8,000 new employees i
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
to mention that Expedia is moving in down the street with 8,000 new employees in 2019 with Facebook and Google moving into South Lake Union the next few years? Add that to a more concentrated Queen Anne thanks to potential Upzone plans, and that... Read more
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The Seattle Times
City accepts $50M grant for First Avenue streetcar, while ridership flags on existing routesnew streetcar tracks down First Avenue — despite hearing fresh data showing wea
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
new streetcar tracks down First Avenue — despite hearing fresh data showing weak ridership and reliability for the city’s South Lake Union and First Hill lines. Members are gambling that a quicker design, where trains run in their own center... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Seattle streetcar ridership takes big hittoo many engineering risks. The streetcar now connects First Hill to nearby lig
KING5 Seattle / Posted 22 days ago
too many engineering risks. The streetcar now connects First Hill to nearby light rail stations. Across town, the older South Lake Union streetcar is also attracting fewer passengers, and many appear to be leaving the line for other services... Read more
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The Seattle Times
5 life-changing Seattle salads(Just don’t forget to forego Instagram, hard though that may be.) Find this pla
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
(Just don’t forget to forego Instagram, hard though that may be.) Find this place buried deep in the back of the same South Lake Union parking lot as I Love Sushi (which is still there!?). Confused about the names? The 100 Pound Clam is the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Rent hikes slow around the country, but surge again in Seattle. What’s going on?$2,400 in downtown Seattle, the priciest area in the region. After that, the hi
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
$2,400 in downtown Seattle, the priciest area in the region. After that, the highest average rents are in West Bellevue and South Lake Union (both above $2,220), Belltown ($2,120) and Sammamish/Issaquah ($2,050). Average rents are approaching $2,000... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Time for Seattle-area drivers to pay up? Tolling doesn’t get much love, but it eases gridlockfor instance, a cordon system that charged varying rates, depending on the time
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
for instance, a cordon system that charged varying rates, depending on the time of day, for trips into downtown and South Lake Union. But tolling doesn’t seem to have gotten any more popular, and Seattle’s current and future leaders aren’t... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Check out the Pike Place Market’s $74M addition: See 360-degree views of the new MarketFrontfor $474 to $791. The only reason some of those characters you see populating
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
for $474 to $791. The only reason some of those characters you see populating Pike Place Market can live around there — a South Lake Union studio can rent for $1,800 — is because of this affordable housing. Seven of the new studios are... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mike Eisenstein of PATH in Seattle is a medical tinkerer out to save livessolutions to health problems in poor countries. The nonprofit started in Seattl
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
solutions to health problems in poor countries. The nonprofit started in Seattle in 1977 and has its headquarters in South Lake Union, nestled among other booming creative enterprises. PATH aims to improve health around the globe through... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Reprieve for bus riders in Seattle’s transit tunnel, but cascading projects to multiply traffic challengesafter the UW Station stop: The buses could go another mile to the University Di
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
after the UW Station stop: The buses could go another mile to the University District and return east, or proceed to South Lake Union. Traffic would be a hindrance through the Montlake Bridge as buses head from 520 to the UW Station. After... Read more
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Bizjournals
Why Whole Foods? Why now? How Amazon will upend the grocery industrymore under construction in Kirkland and Capitol Hill. San Jose-based financial
Bizjournals / Posted 28 days ago
more under construction in Kirkland and Capitol Hill. San Jose-based financial analyst Kitty Wong, who was shopping at the South Lake Union store this week, said she settled on Whole Foods for lunch because the lines for food trucks in the... Read more
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Crosscut
Is Sea-Tac too good for Ivar's now?has many virtues, but it also has flaws. One of those is a general sense that e
Crosscut / Posted 28 days ago
has many virtues, but it also has flaws. One of those is a general sense that everything should be shiny and new. Look at South Lake Union. We’ve brought a suburban antiseptic aesthetic into the city and pumped it up with steroids. We’re losing FX... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
GeekWire: Uber delivering on-demand drag shows for Seattle Pridedrag is part of Uber’s broader partnership with Seattle Pride. Starting Saturda
KING5 Seattle / Posted 28 days ago
drag is part of Uber’s broader partnership with Seattle Pride. Starting Saturday at 2 p.m., Uber users in Capitol Hill, South Lake Union, or Downtown can select the “PRIDE” option in the app and if one of the queens is available, an Uber driver... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A personal drag show with a tap on Uber’s app? This is Seattle after alloffer Pride partyers personal shows. By tapping Uber’s in-app “PRIDE” option S
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
offer Pride partyers personal shows. By tapping Uber’s in-app “PRIDE” option Saturday, people in the city’s Capitol Hill, South Lake Union and downtown areas can request free drag performances between 2 and 6 p.m. as part of the ride-hailing... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Where to watch outdoor movies in Seattle and around Puget SoundDreams” (PG), 8:50 p.m. Aug. 18: “Zootopia” (PG), 8:40 p.m. Aug. 25: “Top Gun
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
Dreams” (PG), 8:50 p.m. Aug. 18: “Zootopia” (PG), 8:40 p.m. Aug. 25: “Top Gun” (PG), 8:25 p.m. Seattle Outdoor Cinema, South Lake Union Tickets go on sale on May 17 at seattleoutdoormovies.com. All screenings are 21+, except for June 24.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
The Amazon effect: Metro adds buses to handle new flock of summer internsMetro added two additional buses to Route 70, which runs between the University
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
Metro added two additional buses to Route 70, which runs between the University District and downtown via Amazon’s home in South Lake Union. Those added buses, which bring the route’s total to 18 on weekdays, will run indefinitely, Metro... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Priced out of urban ‘dream’: This millennial is moving from South Lake Union to Wedgwoodbooming Seattle. When Natasha Dunlap and her roommate found an ad for a $1,800
The Seattle Times / Posted 30 days ago
booming Seattle. When Natasha Dunlap and her roommate found an ad for a $1,800-per-month studio apartment in the heart of South Lake Union last summer, they thought they had hit the jackpot. “We wanted it so badly,” she told me. “We snatched it... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Finally: What’s going to happen to Seattle’s classic 13 CoinsIt’s true: Seattle’s classic restaurant 13 Coins — open 24/7 in South Lake Unio
The Seattle Times / Posted a month ago
It’s true: Seattle’s classic restaurant 13 Coins — open 24/7 in South Lake Union since 1967 — is closing, making way for yet more new development. But when it shutters in the late fall of this year, 13 Coins will be reborn immediately, if all goes... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Amazon workers love Seattle’s Whole Foods. Here’s what some are saying about today’s bombshell news.manager took his father to Whole Foods Market. “I showed him around the fruits
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
manager took his father to Whole Foods Market. “I showed him around the fruits,” Deshpande said, walking out of the South Lake Union store with a bottle of milk and a bag of groceries. He knew his dad would be impressed with the variety,... Read more
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Crosscut
In a more crowded Seattle, Discovery Park provides a lessoncity. The public can be of two minds: Parks measures generally do well with vot
Crosscut / Posted 1 months ago
city. The public can be of two minds: Parks measures generally do well with voters but the Seattle Commons, pitched for South Lake Union, was defeated twice at the polls. The yin and yang of Seattle politics is often reflected in the tension... Read more

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