24 min ago

Crime rate rose 103% in a two city block radius of tiny-home village in north Seattle, according to data

SEATTLE -- Beyond a gate along 87th and Aurora Avenue is a community of tiny homes.

    Crime rate rose 103% in a two city block radius of tiny-home village in north Seattle, according to data
    SEATTLE -- Beyond a gate along 87th and Aurora Avenue is a community of tiny homes. On any given day, Licton Springs Village houses 60 homeless people. It's the only city-sanctioned homeless encampment that's low barrier, meaning it allows people to stay there even if they are using drugs and alcohol.
    https://q13fox.com

4 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Forest-Themed Reading Nook

    Ms. Beverley is asking for $274.61:
    My students need a rug, tent and chairs for a reading area that excites their love of books. This camping themed reading area accommodates four readers.
    Licton Springs K-8 Comment
  • Color-Changing Lanterns for Yoga and Mindfulness

    Ms. Beverley is asking for $172.20:
    My students need these color-changing lanterns for a calm-down space, and for our daily mindfulness/yoga block.
    Licton Springs K-8 Comment

6 days ago

Jul 11

  • Light Table for a Soothing and Calm Classroom

    Ms. Beverley is asking for $747.39:
    My students need a light table for engaging nontraditional learners, creating a calm down space, and using with art, math, science, and writing activities.
    Licton Springs K-8 Comment

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May 30

BREAKING: Seattle police are investigating a ...

BREAKING: Seattle police are investigating a shooting at North 85th Street and Aurora Avenue that left a person injured. KIRO 7 has a crew heading to the scene, live updates on KIRO 7 at 11 >> kiro.tv/LiveNews

    1 shot in leg on Aurora Avenue
    Seattle police are investigating a shooting that left a person injured Wednesday night.
    https://www.kiro7.com

May 22

Deadline to name new Greenwood park extended to June 30

Previous post: SPD: Coin shop on Aurora and 86th busted for selling stolen goods

    Deadline to name new Greenwood park extended to June 30
    Our neighborhood now has an extra month to submit ideas for naming the new park next to the Greenwood Library. Construction on the park, which spans the entire east side of Greenwood Avenue between 81st and 82nd avenues, will happen this summer and should be finished this fall.
    https://phinneywood.com

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