Jun 06

See something others should know about? Email...

See something others should know about? Email CHS or call/txt (206) 399-5959. You can view recent CHS Crime coverage here. SWAT raid: At least two people were taken into custody in an early Wednesday morning SWAT raid on a Capitol Hill house near 19th and E Howell. According to reports from people living in the area, booms from police explosive devices went off around 6 AM and an armored SWAT vehicle was parked in front of the house. [ 193 more words ] https://www.capitolhillseattle.com/2018/06/blotter-early-morning-swat-raid-at-capitol-hill-house-louisa-boren-greenbelt-rescue/

    Blotter | Early morning SWAT raid at Capitol Hill house, Louisa Boren greenbelt rescue
    nice to wake up to the police about to raid someone's house pic.twitter.com/MpJmGtluMd - David Lubell (@davidlubell) June 6, 2018 See something others should know about? Email CHS or call/txt (206) 399-5959. You can view recent CHS Crime coverage here.
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Jun 05

A triangular park in front of one of the most...

A triangular park in front of one of the most unique office buildings in the world isn’t your typical venue for summer DJ dancing. THiRST, a weekly all-ages party, is putting the unassuming McGilvra Place Park along E Madison at 15th into motion every Friday through summer.

    Here's why this weird little Capitol Hill park is hosting a weekly summer DJ set
    A triangular park in front of one of the most unique office buildings in the world isn't your typical venue for summer DJ dancing. THiRST, a weekly all-ages party, is putting the unassuming McGilvra Place Park along E Madison at 15th into motion every Friday through summer. 'THiRST is a queer/femme DJ event.
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Jun 05

A pair of restaurant veterans who came to Sea...

A pair of restaurant veterans who came to Seattle to be part of an Ethan Stowell project will take the space where his Anchovies and Olives shuttered last year forward into a new life as Plenty of Clouds, a project focused on flavors from South Central China set to open at 15th and Pine this summer. “A little bit lighter, a little bit spicier," … [ 362 more words ] http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/2018/06/inspired-by-chinas-seattle-like-land-of-plenty-plenty-of-clouds-coming-to-15th-and-pine/

    Inspired by China's Seattle-like land of plenty, Plenty of Clouds coming to 15th and Pine
    A pair of restaurant veterans who came to Seattle to be part of an Ethan Stowell project will take the space where his Anchovies and Olives shuttered last year forward into a new life as Plenty of Clouds, a project focused on flavors from South Central China set to open at 15th and Pine this summer.
    http://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 31

Born in 2000 on 15th Ave E, Victrola has surv...

Born in 2000 on 15th Ave E, Victrola has survived neighboring competitive corporate mimicry -- remember 15th Ave Coffee & Tea? -- and downright overwhelming investment on a global scale. This week, the small chain of cafes has expanded into new Seattle territory directly in the maw of massive brands downtown at 3rd and Pine -- and it has made some surprising alliances along the way.

    Victrola's downtown cafe brings along Capitol Hill roots (and opportunity to make some big new giant retailer friends)
    Born in 2000 on 15th Ave E, Victrola has survived neighboring competitive corporate mimicry - remember 15th Ave Coffee & Tea? - and downright overwhelming investment on a global scale. This week, the small chain of cafes has expanded into new Seattle territory directly in the maw of massive brands downtown at 3rd and Pine - and it has made some surprising alliances along the way.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 25

A new project lined up to replace a surface p...

A new project lined up to replace a surface parking lot on the northwest corner of 14th and Pine still needs to complete its earliest planning but already has a major selling point.

    New Capitol Hill apartment project has brilliant plan: Be Dingfelder's Delicatessen neighbor
    A new project lined up to replace a surface parking lot on the northwest corner of 14th and Pine still needs to complete its earliest planning but already has a major selling point. If you want to live above a coming soon Capitol Hill Jewish delicatessen, have we got the apartment building for you.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 24

Capitol Hill’s gayborhood will grow back onto...

Capitol Hill’s gayborhood will grow back onto a new block as Union, a cocktail lounge serving the gay community, will open in the old Zoe restaurant space at Union and 14th.

    Union cocktail lounge will bring together Capitol Hill gay bar legends
    Capitol Hill's gayborhood will grow back onto a new block as Union, a cocktail lounge serving the gay community, will open in the old Zoe restaurant space at Union and 14th. The new Union will represent a great coming together of rival legends of the gay bar scene.
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May 20

One of the next Capitol Hill buildings to be ...

One of the next Capitol Hill buildings to be considered for City of Seattle landmark protections this summer is going through the process before it can also get another sort of important protection -- from earthquakes. The Highland Apartments, the 1924-built masonry condominium building in the 900 block of 11th Ave E just across from Volunteer Park, is lined up to be reviewed in June "in order to ascertain its historic nature prior to a proposed major alteration to the property," according to the nomination report prepared on behalf of the building's owner. [ 455 more words ] http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/2018/05/94-year-old-highland-apartments-lined-up-for-seismic-overhaul-but-first-is-it-a-landmark/

    94-year-old Highland Apartments lined up for seismic overhaul - But first, is it a landmark?
    One of the next Capitol Hill buildings to be considered for City of Seattle landmark protections this summer is going through the process before it can also get another sort of important protection - from earthquakes.
    http://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 11

Ready to be displaced by redevelopment of its...

Ready to be displaced by redevelopment of its longtime Midtown Center home, Earl’s Cuts and Styles will be moving into the Liberty Bank development, leaving its former home of 26 years on the corner of 23rd and Union.

    Earl's Cuts - and, maybe, some legendary eats - set for new home in Liberty Bank Building
    At its annual fundraiser last week, Capitol Hill Housing announced some news about its Liberty Bank Building project at 24th and Union that hits right at the heart of the "inclusive" development.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 10

Tuesday, a celebration of the life of Rev. Dr...

Tuesday, a celebration of the life of Rev. Dr. Samuel B. McKinney was held at McCaw Hall following the civil rights leader's death at the age of 91 early last month. Now, legislation is in motion to designate McKinney's home church at 19th and Madison as an official Seattle landmark and protect the building's architectural features. "Landmark status is reserved for locations in our City that have been of exceptional value to social, political, architectural or community causes – and in the long history of… [ 295 more words ] http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/2018/05/as-rev-mckinney-remembered-his-mount-zion-baptist-church-set-to-become-seattle-landmark/

    As Rev. McKinney remembered, his Mount Zion Baptist Church set to become Seattle landmark
    Tuesday, a celebration of the life of Rev. Dr. Samuel B. McKinney was held at McCaw Hall following the civil rights leader's death at the age of 91 early last month. Now, legislation is in motion to designate McKinney's home church at 19th and Madison as an official Seattle landmark and protect the building's architectural features.
    http://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 08

The Knights of Columbus, Seattle Council 676 ...

The Knights of Columbus, Seattle Council 676 will meet next week to hear Grand Knight Tom Joyce discuss one of the biggest decisions in the group’s 116 years as “a fraternal order of men dedicated in our Catholic faith” — the multi-million dollar decision to sell the Knights’ 106-year-old masonry building at the corner of Harvard and Union.

    Club plans to put E Union Knights of Columbus property up for sale
    Depending on how you look at it, there is another historic Capitol Hill-area building lined up for sad destruction - or to be part of much needed redevelopment.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 08

Here's where to build your mixed-use, preserv...

Here's where to build your mixed-use, preservation incentive-boosted apartment and brewery development. Or something. The Knights of Columbus, Seattle Council 676 will meet next week to hear Grand Knight Tom Joyce discuss one of the biggest decisions in the group’s 116 years as “a fraternal order of men dedicated in our Catholic faith” — the multi-million dollar decision to sell the Knights’ 106-year-old masonry building at the corner of Harvard and Union.

    Club plans to put E Union Knights of Columbus property up for sale
    Depending on how you look at it, there is another historic Capitol Hill-area building lined up for sad destruction - or to be part of much needed redevelopment.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 07

A nonprofit dedicated to helping indigenous p...

A nonprofit dedicated to helping indigenous people efficiently manage the environment is coming to Capitol Hill. The nonprofit Nia Tero looks to move into offices being renovated this summer at 501 E Pine. The organization will work with indigenous people around the world to help them continue to act as stewards of their land. “For millennia, indigenous peoples have thrived through connection with their territorial lands and waters. [ 244 more words ] https://www.capitolhillseattle.com/2018/05/environmental-nonprofit-nia-tero-ready-to-put-down-roots-with-new-pike-pine-office/

    Environmental nonprofit Nia Tero ready to put down roots with new Pike/Pine office
    A nonprofit dedicated to helping indigenous people efficiently manage the environment is coming to Capitol Hill. The nonprofit Nia Tero looks to move into offices being renovated this summer at 501 E Pine. The organization will work with indigenous people around the world to help them continue to act as stewards of their land.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

May 03

After a previous real estate effort was put o...

After a previous real estate effort was put on hold, families with loved ones at 17th and Madison's Gaffney House know this time it is different. Families are beginning the process of searching for new homes for their grandparents, parents, brothers, and sisters after being informed the small-scale assisted living facility for residents living with dementia is being closed as part of a plan to sell off the valuable property. [ 515 more words ] https://www.capitolhillseattle.com/2018/05/historic-gaffney-house-set-to-hit-the-market-again-at-17th-and-madison-leaving-vulnerable-residents-in-need-of-new-homes/

    Historic Gaffney House set to hit the market, again, at 17th and Madison leaving vulnerable residents in need of new homes
    After a previous real estate effort was put on hold, families with loved ones at 17th and Madison's Gaffney House know this time it is different. Families are beginning the process of searching for new homes for their grandparents, parents, brothers, and sisters after being informed the small-scale assisted living facility for residents living with dementia is being closed as part of a plan to sell off the valuable property.
    https://www.capitolhillseattle.com

Apr 26

In 1981, Mary Wesley moved her flower shop to...

In 1981, Mary Wesley moved her flower shop to a corner space on 23rd and Jackson.

    After 37 years, Flowers Just 4 U opens on a new corner of 23rd Ave
    In 1981, Mary Wesley moved her flower shop to a corner space on 23rd and Jackson. She renamed her shop Flowers Just 4 U, hoping a friendly name and two windowed walls would establish a community-centric atmosphere, drawing foot traffic in.
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