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Plan your holiday season: Seattle-area fairs, festivals and more

NOV. 25 Phinney Center tower set aglow with lights and monkeys; refreshments, activities, caroling, 5 p.m., Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle (206-783-2244 or phinneycenter.org).

DEC. 8 Free trolley rides, art walk, specials at participating businesses, pub crawl; 6-10 p.m., Phinney Avenue North and Greenwood Avenue North, from the Zoo to North 87th Street, Seattle (phinneycenter.org).

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NOV. 18-19 Arts and crafts vendors, traditional Scandinavian Christmas food and drinks, music and dancing, Santa; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Nordic Heritage Museum, 3014 N.W. 67th St., Seattle; $5, ages 5 and younger free (nordicmuseum.org/events).

NOV. 18-29 Display of designer-decorated trees, Nov. 18-29; Festival of Trees Celebration with cookies, storytelling, holiday sale, Santa photos, 1-4 p.m. Nov. 19, Fairmont Olympic Hotel, 411 University St., Seattle (seattlefestivaloftrees.com).

THRU DEC. 24 See Santa’s reindeer Dasher and Blitzen, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., “Meet the Reindeer” photo ops, 10 a.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays; Swansons Nursery, 9701 15th Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-782-2543 or swansonsnursery.com).

NOV. 23 5K benefiting Ballard Food Bank, 9 a.m. from Northwest 85th Street 32nd Avenue Southwest to Golden Gardens Park, 8498 Seaview Place N.W., Seattle; $15-$40 (seattleturkeytrot.org).

NOV. 24 Marching bands, holiday-themed groups and displays, Santa, 9 a.m., Seventh Avenue and Pine Street to Fifth Avenue to University Street, to Fourth Avenue, ends at Macy’s on Pine Street, Seattle (macys.com/social/events/event/?id=21280).

...in Snowmazium performing with faux snow balls and mini basketballs, Dec. 13; Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $7.95-$11.95 (zoo.org/wildlights...

...to light holiday tree and lights throughout the Market, 5 p.m. Pike Place Market, 1501 Pike Place, Seattle (pikeplacemarket.org/events/magic-in-the-market-holiday-celebration...

...and craft activities for all ages, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; MOHAI admission $13.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free, $2 off admission...

NOV. 25 Holiday entertainment for all ages, snacks, Santa visits, 3-5 p.m., Bergen Place Park, 5420 22nd Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-784-9705 or visitballard.com/events/ballard-holidayfest/).

DEC. 1 Celebrate Freeway Park illuminations with hot chocolate, bonfire, Dickens Carolers, 4:30 p.m., parade to Figgy Pudding event at Westlake Park at 6 p.m.; Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle (freewayparkassociation.org).

DEC. 1-3 26th annual exhibit of hundreds of Nativities from 100 countries and territories around the world, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Dec. 1-2, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 3, Messiah Lutheran Church, 7050 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle; free (206-524-0024).

DEC. 2 Decorate cookies, make winter crafts, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; guided nature walks at noon, 1 and 2 p.m., preregister; Christmas Ship arrives at the park at 3:10 p.m., Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Boulevard S., Seattle (sewardpark.audubon.org).

DEC. 2 Tree lighting, eggnog, festivities, 5 p.m., California Avenue Southwest and Southwest Alaska Street, Seattle (wsjunction.org/events/hometown-holidays-tree-lighting-2/?evtmonth=12&evtyear=2017).

DEC. 7 Five choral groups, free cookies and hot chocolate, kids’ activities, holiday lighting including hundreds of luminaria, 6-8 p.m., Volunteer Park, 1247 15th Ave. E., Seattle (volunteerparktrust.org/events).

DEC. 7 Ice sculpting, carolers at First Thursday Art Walk, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Occidental Square, Occidental Avenue South and South Main Street, Seattle (downtownseattle.org/holidays).

DEC. 9 Luminaria, music performances around the lake, bring your own lights to add to the ambience, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Green Lake Park, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle; nonperishable food bank donations requested (206-784-0780 or facebook.com/pg/GreenLakePathwayofLights/about/?ref=page_internal).

DEC. 9 Excursion to see holiday lights in fleet of historic trolley and motorbuses; 7 p.m., Second Avenue South and South Main Street, Seattle; $5, children age 5 and younger free; ORCA, Metro transfers, tickets, or passes not accepted (mehva.org).

...treats including kringle and glögg, Santa, 2 p.m. Dec. 10, Seattle Danish Center, 1833 N. 105th St., Seattle; $5-$15 (206-523-3263 or northwestdanish.org/julestue...

...Pavilion, food trucks, all ages and pets welcome, 6-9 p.m., Olympic Sculpture Park, 2901 Western Ave., Seattle; free, preregister (seattleartmuseum.org/visit/calendar/events?eventid=57437...

DEC. 16 Empathy theme to brighten the world, celebrate humanity’s accomplishments, reflect on our past and consider the future with food, light, song, camaraderie, 4-9 p.m., University Christian Church, 4731 15th Ave. N.E., Seattle (facebook.com/events/294609727722923/).

DEC. 17 Food-truck festival, food and craft vendors, holiday themed activities, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., North 34th Street and Evanston Avenue North, Seattle (facebook.com/events/1953770621615268/).

...m. Dec. 31 and 9 a.m.-noon Jan. 1, St. John the Baptist Church, 3050 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; free (emeraldcitywanderers.org...

    Plan your holiday season: Seattle-area fairs, festivals and more
    From Turkey Trots to New Year's Eve bashes, the holidays are upon us. Use this guide to parades, fairs, festivals and more to plan your season. And remember, one reindeer gets injured and all plans can change, so call or check details online before heading out into the cold.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

16 hours ago

December Events In And Around Green Lake

Route: Phinney Ave N and Greenwood Ave N, from the Zoo to 87th

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Woodland Park Zoo 5500 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103

    December Events In And Around Green Lake
    Wildlights at Woodland Park Zoo November 24, 2017 - January 1, 2018 Here's your chance to see Woodland Park Zoo aglow with thousands of colorful lights after hours. Pack your gloves and rain jacket because most of the displays are outdoors but very much worth it.
    http://www.seattlegreenlaker.com

31 hours ago

Phinney Flats development the subject of today’s Seattle Times front page story about developments and parking

Featured in the article is the Phinney Flats project, which will replace the building where Ed’s Kort Haus and Stumbling Goat Bistro/The Goat on Greenwood used to be, on Greenwood Avenue and North 68th Street.

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Previous post: 95-unit assisted living community coming to Holman Road and 3rd Avenue NW

    Phinney Flats development the subject of today's Seattle Times front page story about developments and no parking requirements
    The Seattle Times has a front-page story today focusing on neighbors who fight back against new developments that don't include any parking. Featured in the article is the Phinney Flats project, which will replace the building where Ed's Kort Haus and Stumbling Goat Bistro/The Goat on Greenwood used to be, on Greenwood Avenue and North 68th Street.
    https://phinneywood.com

38 hours ago

The Morning News: SPD Rules Shooting of Charleena Lyles Followed SPD Policy, City Budget Scramble, Sen. Al Franken Accused of Groping

Phinney Ridge Neighbors Stalling Development Over Lack of Parking: City planners and developers are preparing for a future with more renters who don't use cars to get around. Neighbors aren't having it. The battle plays out at 6726 Greenwood Ave. N.

    The Morning News: SPD Rules Shooting of Charleena Lyles Followed SPD Policy, City Budget Scramble, Sen. Al Franken Accused of Groping
    "Reasonable, Proportional and Within Policy": SPD's force review board that two officers "used proper tactics and decision-making, followed their training and did not violate policies regarding de-escalation and crisis-intervention training" when they shot Charleena Lyles in her apartment on June 28, the Seattle Times' reports.
    http://www.thestranger.com

40 hours ago

Residents fight Seattle rules allowing apartment developers to forgo parking

But the building at 6726 Greenwood Ave. N., between apartments and covered in graffiti, remains untouched by construction after neighborhood activists launched a battle with city planners and developers over the project’s design.

    Residents fight Seattle rules allowing apartment developers to forgo parking
    A proposal for an apartment complex without parking in Phinney Ridge has generated pushback from residents who say that's unrealistic. Officials, meanwhile, say they are crucial as the city grows. Share story The path to demolition for the dilapidated site of a former dive bar on Seattle's Greenwood Avenue started like many cases of redevelopment during this massive growth spurt.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

47 hours ago

  • Construction permit

    Construct substantial alterations to existing single family residence and construct substantial alterations to detached garage to convert it into a detached accessory dwelling unit (DADU), per plan.

    532 N. 75th St. Issued November 14, 2017 Comment

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  • Construction permit

    Construct voluntary seismic retrofit to an existing single-family residence, subject to field inspection

    331 N. 71st St. Issued November 3, 2017 Comment

Oct 30

What We’re Eating Now: November 2017

$ Bakery/Pastry Shop 6801 Greenwood Ave N, 113A

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Brewery 714 E Pike St

$ Pizza 240 2nd Ave S #102

$$$ American/New American 2209 Queen Anne Ave N,

    What We're Eating Now: November 2017
    It's easy to zoom past this unobtrusive new pastry shop on Phinney Ridge. Doing so, however, means you'd miss out on Nutella croissants, a rainbow of macarons, monkey bread, and galettes (pictured above) both sweet and savory.
    https://www.seattlemet.com

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Theater, waffle brunch, Top Ten Toys 30th anniversary, preschool co-op sale, lots of concerts and mayoral candidate forum in Phinney-Greenwood this weekend

The Cookie Counter, 7415 Greenwood Ave. N., is hosting a Spooky Ice Cream Social from 6-9 p.m. Friday. AND, they...

Seattle Folklore Society presents Bill Staines at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in Community Hall in the Brick Building.

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Taproot Theatre, 204 N. 85th St., has extended its run of “Relativity” through Oct. 28.

Top Ten Toys, 120 N. 85th St., celebrates its 30th anniversary on Saturday with 30 percent off discounts, a special bag for the first 200 people through the door, and a raffle for prizes.

Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N., is hosting Kesselgarten in a benefit concert for victims of hurricanes Harvey and Irma at 7:30 p.m. Friday; Alex Sturbaum and Arthur Davis in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and Open Jazz Jam with Kenny Mandell from 2-4:15 p.m. Sunday (all levels welcome).

KEXP R Day, fundraiser and celebration of music at The Old Rainier Brewery, 3100 Airport Way S, from 5-11 p.m. Saturday.

    Theater, waffle brunch, Top Ten Toys 30th anniversary, preschool co-op sale, lots of concerts and mayoral candidate forum in Phinney-Greenwood this weekend
    Here are some highlights of what's happening in and near the neighborhood this weekend. See our Events calendar any time for more. Taproot Theatre, 204 N. 85th St., has extended its run of "Relativity" through Oct. 28. The Cookie Counter, 7415 Greenwood Ave. N., is hosting a Spooky Ice Cream Social from 6-9 p.m.
    https://phinneywood.com

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Hunger Goblin’ Trick or Treat at neighborhood businesses is Oct. 28

...You can also donate and get a sticker the week before at Phinney Umpqua Bank, 7120 Greenwood Ave. N.

    Hunger Goblin' Trick or Treat at neighborhood businesses is Oct. 28
    The annual Hunger Goblin' Trick or Treat at neighborhood businesses will be from 12-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28. As always, it's also a fundraiser for our local food bank, so everyone is encouraged to donate $2 or a can or two of food for the FamilyWorks Greenwood Food Resource Center.
    https://phinneywood.com

Oct 11

  • Construction permit

    Construct voluntary seismic retrofit to single family residence, subject to field inspection (STFI)

    6701 Dayton Ave. N. Issued October 9, 2017 Comment

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Don’t forget to Pig Out today to raise money for the PNA’s Hot Meal Program

74th Street Ale House — 7401 Greenwood Ave. N.

Bluebird Ice Cream — 7400 Greenwood Ave. N.

Caffe Vita — 7402 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Cookie Counter — 7415 Greenwood Ave. N.

El Chupacabra — 6711 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Goat on Greenwood — 6722 Greenwood Ave. N.

Herkimer Coffee — 7320 Greenwood Ave. N.

Opus Co. — 7410 Greenwood Ave. N.

Pete’s Eggnest — 7717 Greenwood Ave. N.

Prost! — 7311 Greenwood Ave. N.

Red Mill Burgers — 312 N. 67th St.

Ridge Pizza — 7217 Greenwood Ave. N.

Teasome — 6412 Phinney Ave. N.

Thaiku — 6705 Greenwood Ave. N.

Wing Dome — 7818 Greenwood Ave. N.

Yanni’s Greek Restaurant — 7419 Greenwood Ave. N.

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A La Mode Pies — 5821 Phinney Ave. N.

FlintCreek Cattle Co. — 8421 Greenwood Ave. N.

Flying Bike Cooperative Brewery — 8570 Greenwood Ave. N.

Fresh Flours — 6015 Phinney Ave. N.

Gainsbourg — 8550 Greenwood Ave. N.

Georgia’s Greek Restaurant — 323 NW 85th St.

Naked City Brewery & Taphouse — 8564 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Olive and Grape — 8516 Greenwood Ave. N.

Razzis Pizzeria — 8523 Greenwood Ave. N.

Teachers Lounge — 8505 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Yard Cafe — 8313 Greenwood Ave. N.

    Don't forget to Pig Out today to raise money for the PNA's Hot Meal Program
    September 27th, 2017 · No Comments Don't forget that today (Wednesday) is the Phinney Neighborhood Association's annual Pig Out to Root Out Hunger ,with more than two dozen local restaurants, bars and coffee shops pledging to donate 15 percent of today's proceeds to the PNA's Hot Meal Program.
    https://phinneywood.com

Sep 24

  • Demolition permit

    Demolish existing single family residence, subject to field inspection (STFI).

    306 N. 74th St. Issued September 22, 2017 Comment
  • Construction permit

    Remodel 2nd Floor and replace stairway to attic to reflect the original staircase and also replace 2 windows subject to field inspection (STFI)

    115 N.W. 70th St. Issued September 22, 2017 Comment

Sep 21

Pig Out to Root Out Hunger and support PNA’s Hot Meal Program next Wednesday

74th Street Ale House — 7401 Greenwood Ave. N.

Bluebird Ice Cream — 7400 Greenwood Ave. N.

Caffe Vita — 7402 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Cookie Counter — 7415 Greenwood Ave. N.

El Chupacabra — 6711 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Goat on Greenwood — 6722 Greenwood Ave. N.

Herkimer Coffee — 7320 Greenwood Ave. N.

Opus Co. — 7410 Greenwood Ave. N.

Pete’s Eggnest — 7717 Greenwood Ave. N.

Prost! — 7311 Greenwood Ave. N.

Red Mill Burgers — 312 N. 67th St.

Ridge Pizza — 7217 Greenwood Ave. N.

Teasome — 6412 Phinney Ave. N.

Thaiku — 6705 Greenwood Ave. N.

Wing Dome — 7818 Greenwood Ave. N.

Yanni’s Greek Restaurant — 7419 Greenwood Ave. N.

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A La Mode Pies — 5821 Phinney Ave. N.

FlintCreek Cattle Co. — 8421 Greenwood Ave. N.

Flying Bike Cooperative Brewery — 8570 Greenwood Ave. N.

Fresh Flours — 6015 Phinney Ave. N.

Gainsbourg — 8550 Greenwood Ave. N.

Georgia’s Greek Restaurant — 323 NW 85th St.

Naked City Brewery & Taphouse — 8564 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Olive and Grape — 8516 Greenwood Ave. N.

Razzis Pizzeria — 8523 Greenwood Ave. N.

Teachers Lounge — 8505 Greenwood Ave. N.

The Yard Cafe — 8313 Greenwood Ave. N.

    Pig Out to Root Out Hunger and support PNA's Hot Meal Program next Wednesday
    September 21st, 2017 · No Comments The Phinney Neighborhood Association's annual Pig Out to Root Out Hunger is next Wednesday, Sept. 27, with more than two dozen local restaurants, bars and coffee shops pledging to donate 15 percent of that day's proceeds to the PNA's Hot Meal Program.
    https://phinneywood.com

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