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5 Great Events For An Adventurous Seattle Weekend

The location: Amazon, Wainwright Building, 535 Terry Ave N.

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The location: Chocolopolis, 1631 15th Avenue West, #Suite 111

The location: 1550 Northwest 49th St.

The location: Start at the registration booth at HomeStreet Bank, 417 NE 72nd St.

The location: El Corazon, 109 Eastlake Ave.

    5 Great Events For An Adventurous Seattle Weekend
    Story Hoodline - The weekend is just around the corner, and, thankfully, there's plenty to see and do without leaving the city limits. To help you plan your itinerary, the folks at Eventbrite tipped us off on some of the weekend's top to-do's. From a neighborhood food crawl to booze-infused yoga sessions, here's what's coming up.
    http://seattle.cbslocal.com

Apr 19

6 great Seattle rice bowls for your lunch cravings

513 Westlake Ave. N., (South Lake Union) Seattle; 206-547-2040, relayrestaurantgroup.com/restaurants/revel

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1313 N.E. 42nd St., (U District) Seattle; 206-547-2723, sizzleandcrunch.com

421 E. Thomas St., (Capitol Hill), Seattle; bside.cool

4258 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle; 206-504-3095, fremontbowl.com

    6 great Seattle rice bowls for your lunch cravings
    From chef Rachel Yang's excellent short-rib rice bowl at Revel to a vegetarian bowl with lentils at Anar, rice bowls are everywhere for your affordable-lunch desires. Here's a selection of some of the best. Share story What's for lunch? The answer, at least for the Amazon-takeout crowd, seems to be the rice bowl.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Apr 19

Sound Transit Unveils West Seattle and Ballard Alternatives

The 5th/Roy/Consolidated alternative (navy blue alignment) would only provide one stop in South Lake Union, which would be consolidated to approximately the intersection of Westlake Ave N and Harrison St.

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...very different objectives. For instance, the representative project alignment would take a weaving corridor along Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue while the First Hill alternative (pink alignment) would bring light rail to the lower slope...

...situate light rail further away from the heart of Uptown by putting a station on Roy St and 1st Ave N.

...marks for the Elliott/15th/16th/Fixed Bridge alternative (purple alignment), which would terminate at NW Market St and 15th Ave NW. The alignment essentially mimics the representative project alignment, except that the Interbay stop would be...

    Sound Transit Unveils West Seattle and Ballard Alternatives " The Urbanist
    On Tuesday night, Sound Transit presented its first crack at alternative corridor alignments for the West Seattle and Ballard light rail extensions.
    https://www.theurbanist.org

Apr 18

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: April 18–24

$$$ Italian 310 Terry Ave. N

    Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: April 18-24
    International District Happy Hour Walk If you've ever been overwhelmed by the choices that the International District has to offer then this food walk is just for you. The first one of the year, the Chinatown-International District Business Improvement Area (CIDBIA) is back with its happy hour food walk on the third Thursday of the month.
    https://www.seattlemet.com

Apr 17

Gold Bar Tries to Answer the Question: What Does SLU Want?

$ Latin 227 Ninth Avenue N

    Gold Bar Tries to Answer the Question: What Does SLU Want?
    "May I have The Jesus?" I asked, pointing at the cocktail menu in Gold Bar, a new cocktail den deep in South Lake Union's Amazonia heart. The Jesus is a Big Lebowski- referencing White Russian riff: tequila, coffee liquor, Giffard Banane (a banana liqueur), and cream.
    https://www.seattlemet.com

Apr 17

Denny Way Bus Lane Is Finally Happening this Summer

...portion is something that was considered for another project: the Westlake Ave transit lanes. At Denny and Westlake, SDOT and Metro originally proposed eliminating right turns from Westlake onto Denny to keep vehicles...

...In order to accommodate this, improvements would have had to have been made to the Westlake and Lenora intersection to provide drivers another way to get to I-5, otherwise everyone would be...

...a brief period last year where, due to construction across the street, both sidewalks between Minor and Stewart were closed at the same time...

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Elsewhere along the 8 route, SDOT is also installing bus bulbs at several stops in Capitol Hill, in coordination with an Neighborhood Street Fund grant that will be improving intersections along the entire John Street and Thomas Street corridor between Broadway and 23rd Ave.

    Denny Way Bus Lane Is Finally Happening this Summer " The Urbanist
    One of the most highly anticipated spot improvements for a King County Metro bus route has long been the idea of a Denny Way bus lane.
    https://www.theurbanist.org

Apr 16

4 New Dinner Destinations to Check Out

$ Latin 227 Ninth Avenue N

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$$ American/New American, French 3131 East Madison Street, Suite 100

$$$ Japanese 411 Cedar St

    4 New Dinner Destinations to Check Out
    Two of South Lake Unions latest, but not certainly not the last, restaurant and bar combo spaces arrived in late February. Edison bulbs burn in gilded chandeliers.
    https://www.seattlemet.com

Apr 13

Home of the Day: The Ultimate In-City Retreat at Enso Condominiums

...take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today's featured property. 820 Blanchard Street, Residence 1005, Seattle, WA 98121 | $1,295,000 We invite you to explore this property...

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...invite you to explore this property at one of our open houses on April 13th, 14th and 15th from 1pm...

    Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 820 Blanchard Street, Residence 1005 - Puget Sound Business Journal
    By Parker Johnson & Mary Nelson, Broker Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today's featured property.
    https://www.bizjournals.com

Apr 06

This Week's Calendar Listings

Freely Speaking Toastmasters. 7pm. Seattle Unity Church, 200 8th Ave N. Every Monday (except holidays & the last Mondays in August & December). Seattle’s only LGBT speaking club. www.FreelySpeaking.org

LGBTQ+ Group. 1:15-2:15pm. Orion Center, 1828 Yale Ave. Every Tuesday. A group for LGBTQ youth ages 13-24 & their allies. Sponsored by Youthcare. (206) 622-5555.

Seattle Red Dress Party. 8pm-1am. 415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave N. Benefit dance and party hosted by Gaysha Starr and Aleksa Manila...

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Positively Living Coffee Social. 9:30am-12 noon. Cupcake Royale, 1111 E Pike St. Every Saturday. Casual social get-together for the HIV community. Anthony, 206-957-1600. Sponsored by LIfelong.

Rainbow Walk for LGBTQ Elders 50+ - Green Lake Walk. 12 noon-1pm. 7201 E Green Lake Dr. N. Every Saturday starting 3/31 - Come Rain or Shine! - Meet at the Wading Pool (along...

Center for Spiritual Living. 8:25, 9:45, 11:30am. 5801 Sand Point Way NE. Blessings & we hope to see you soon! (206) 527-8801 ext 203, www.cslseattle.org

University Lutheran Church. 9:30am Worship, 10:30am Coffee Fellowship, 11am Adult Forum & Education Hour. 1604 NE 50th St. All are welcome. We choose love. (206) 525-7074. universitylutheranseattle.org

St. Clement’s Episcopal Church. 10:30am Worship. 1501 32nd Ave S. Great music. Dynamic preaching. Holy communion. Encountering the transformative and unconditional love of God in Christ. Join us! www.stclementseattle.org

Seattle Sunday Bowling. 10:30am. West Seattle Bowl, 4505 39th Ave SW (at SW Oregon St). Open bowl every Sunday for the GLBT community & friends. You don’t have to worry about how you bowl! $6.50 + $3 shoe rental. (425) 785-4729.

Welcome Table Christian Church. 9:45am Meditation; 10:30am Worship; Labyrinth 2nd Sundays 1-4pm. 1322 S Bayview St. Where people of all genders and sexualities, and families of all shapes & sizes are welcome and celebrated. A welcoming and affirming community since 1987. welcometablecc.org

Lotus Sisters Guided Meditation. 11am-1:30pm. SASG, 115 15th Ave E, Suite 201. Meets 2nd Sunday each month. Senior students lead the meditation, provide dharma talks or reflections & lead discussion. (206) 329-5908; www.LotusSisters.org. (Meets in 2nd floor meeting room; no elevator.)

Seattle Men in Leather Monthly Brunch. 11am-1pm. Purr Cocktail Lounge, 2307 24th Ave E. Meets 2nd Sunday each month. All members of the leather community are invited to attend...

Holy Covenant International Christian Community Church. 12pm. 4525 19th Ave NE. Outreach to the LGBT community. holycovenantccc@gmail.com

Orca Swim Team Workout. Sun: Afternoon; Mon/Weds/Fri: Evenings; Tues/Thurs: Mornings. Seattle University, Connolly Athletic Center, 14th Ave & E Cherry St. Pre-registration required. Orca Swim Team workouts are for both competitive & recreational swimmers. www.orcaswimteam.org

Dignity/Seattle. 6pm-Prayer Service. Ravenna United Methodist Church, 5751 33rd Ave NE. Meets 2nd Sunday each month. Dignity/Seattle is the local chapter of the nationwide organization...

Integrity/Puget Sound. 7pm Worship & Fellowship. St. Mark’s Cathedral, Thomson Chapel, 1245 10th Ave E. Integrity is an international ministry of Gay & Lesbian Episcopalians, their friends & families, dedicated to education...

Rainbow Walk for LGBTQ Elders 50+ - Volunteer Park Walk. 12 noon-1pm. 14th Ave E & E Prospect St. Every Monday starting 3/26 - Come Rain or Shine! - Meet at Black Sun sculpture across...

Rainbow Walk for LGBTQ Elders 50+ - Alki Beach Walk. 2-3pm. 61st Ave SW & Alki Ave SW. Tuesday starting 3/27 - Come Rain or Shine! - Meet at Statue of Liberty statue. Hot...

ALISS - Aging Lesbians in South Seattle Evening Gathering. 6:30-8pm. Southeast Seattle Senior Center, 4655 S Holly St, Rainier Ave S & S Holly St., Social Hall. Meets 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month. This...

Alzheimer’s Association’s LGBT Caregivers’ Support Group. 6:30-8pm. Home Street Bank, 7307 Greenwood Ave N. Meets 2nd Tuesday each month. A free information and support group for care partners, family...

Tuesday Night Sex Addicts Anonymous (GLBTQI). 7-8:30pm. All Pilgrims Christian Church, 500 Broadway E (enter at 509 10th Ave E; buzz in, Dickson room). Every Tuesday. SAA is a...

...Addicts Anonymous (GLBTQI). 7-8:30pm. All Pilgrims Christian Church, 500 Broadway E (enter at 509 10th Ave E; buzz in, Dickson room). Every Tuesday. SAA is a fellowship of men & women whose primary...

Seattle Otters Water Polo Team. 8-9:30pm. Medgar Evers Pool, 500 23rd Ave E (at E Cherry St).  Every Tuesday & Thursday. GLBT & GLBT-friendly co-ed water polo team...

Mature Friends Dining Out Luncheon. 12 noon. Roosters Restaurant, 611 Broadway E. Meets 2nd & 4th Wednesday each month. Just drop in - no RSVP required. MF is a social organization for Gay men & women, 40 years & over. www.maturefriends.org

Positively Living. 5-7pm. Lifelong, 1016 E Pike St., 3rd Fl. Every Wednesday. Social and support group for the HIV community with various topics for discussion and conversation. Anthony, 206-957-1600. Sponsored by Lifelong.

Seattle Prime Timers Cards. 2pm. Ballard NW Senior Center, 5429 32nd Ave NW. near The Locks. Meets 2nd Thursday each month in the Arts & Crafts Room on the 2nd floor to play Hearts, Cribbage or Bridge depending on who shows up. Beginners are welcome. On Metro routes 44 and 17X.

Gay Fathers Association of Seattle. 7:30-9pm. Group Health, 201 16th Ave E, Central Bldg, Lower Atrium. Every Thursday. Support meetings for Gay fathers & Gay men who are...

Rainbow Walk for LGBTQ Elders 50+ - Kubota Gardens Walk. 12 noon-1pm. 9817 55th Ave S. Every Friday starting 3/30 - Come Rain or Shine! - Meet at the corner of 55th...

...S. Every Friday starting 3/30 - Come Rain or Shine! - Meet at the corner of 55th Ave S and Renton Ave S. Hot coffee and beautiful Rainbow umbrellas to use “just in case.” For info, call (206...

Gay Kickball Welcome All $5 Pick-Up Game. 1:45pm. Bobby Morris Playfield, 11th Ave & E Pine St. Join us for our welcome all $5 gay kickball pick-up game. Please wear something...

...7-10pm. Pick up maps at participating shops & galleries located in the Ballard business district (Ballard Ave NW & NW Market St area). Meets 2nd Saturday each month. Enjoy an evening of art as local galleries & businesses...

“Ominous Adages, Faceless Obsessions & Other Narratives” - Linocuts by Alan LaMont - Artist Reception. 7-10pm. Grumpy Old Man’s Comics, Art & Collectibles (The Curmudgeon Gallery), 1732 NW Market St.

Baha’i Prayer & Fellowship Circle. 10am. Pearl Warren Bldg, 606 12th Ave S. Meets 3rd Sunday each month. Share prayers, readings, thoughts & music. All backgrounds, all faiths welcome. (206) 391-2188.

...building community. Gay City Health Project’s Wellness Center provides anonymous & confidential HIV/STD testing. 517 E Pike St. More info or to schedule an appointment, (206) 860-6969. www.gaycity.org

...camping for GLBT folks. Must be 21; ID required. trc@camptrc.org, www.camptrc.org, 1122 E Pike St #1069, Seattle 98122-3934...

...18 - Sarah Hardin, (425) 271-5600, ext 155; sarahh@rays.org; Roots Young Adult Shelter: 1415 NE 43rd St., (206) 632-1635; www.rootsinfo.org; Safe Schools Coalition: www.safeschoolscoalition.org; (206) 451-SAFE...

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Apr 06

Food News You Can Use This Weekend

...s, and other legendary Central Texas barbecue names), is opening a new location in the 9th and Thomas building. The new space is expected to open by midsummer 2018 and will retain the...

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Macrina Bakery revealed a first look at their upcoming fifth location in the former space of the recently closed Tully's on Aloha and 19th. Macrina founder Leslie Mackie says that the new space will be inspired by the Surrogate Hostess, the beloved bakery that occupied the space before Tully's.

...with the building's owners to find a solution and may move next door to 1825 Queen Anne Ave N (the former space of Nana's Family Kitchen and Cantina...

    Where to Get CBD Lattes and Instagram-Famous Donuts, Plus More Seattle Food News You Can Use: April 6, 2018 Edition
    As we do each week, we've gathered all the food news you need to know: Read on to learn about new Taiwanese pork belly burgers to try, Monica Dimas's new sit-down restaurant Little Neon Taco, where to drink craft brews and meet baby goats, a new cafe with CBD lattes coming to downtown, and more.
    https://www.thestranger.com

Apr 04

2 Barbecue Stalwarts Are Opening Second Locations

Jack Timmons of his eponymous joint, Jack's BBQ, announced last week that he's bringing his Central Texas–style meats to South Lake Union this summer. Should all go according to plan, Jack's will have another restaurant at Ninth Avenue and Thomas come late July. 

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...truck location in Georgetown. Founders Matt Davis and James Barrington have parked Wood Shop at 5825 Airport Way South, which was previously home to sister truck Hallava Falafel...

    2 Barbecue Stalwarts Are Opening Second Locations
    As warm weather approaches so does the near insatiable desire for barbecue. It's sunshine food, made for beer and cookouts. So it's with little surprise but ample excitement that two of Seattle's favorite barbecue joints are expanding into second locations.
    https://www.seattlemet.com

Apr 02

Frustrated by lane closures? Here’s the scoop about how and when builders can block traffic

The project at the Fairview Avenue and Mercer Street intersection required several different types of permits. Mah said that as the project progresses, additional permits may be needed.

    Frustrated by lane closures? Here's the scoop about how and when builders can block traffic
    Permits are required whenever a public right of way is needed for development on private or public property. That right of way can include a sidewalk, planting strip or part or all of a street. Share story Marguerite Roza expects lane closures to come with the rapid development in Seattle's urban core.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Mar 27

Ankrom Moisan Designs 28-Story Tower for Denny Park Site

...Community Center following the 6:30pm design review of a nine-story office tower at 330 Yale Ave N. It will be the 820 John St project‘s second design revew; the first early...

...of a nine-story office tower at 330 Yale Ave N. It will be the 820 John St project‘s second design revew; the first early guidance guidance meeting happened in April 2017...

...construction with a 12-story office just to the north. A seven-story office at 308 9th Ave N just received its permit in January and a 25-story residential tower and a 26...

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A Closer Look at Plans to Add Safety Improvements in Green Lake & Wallingford https://t.co/19txS9DMF1about 11 hours ago

    Ankrom Moisan Designs 28-Story Tower for Denny Park Site " The Urbanist
    A 28-story tower planned for site adjacent to Denny Park would bring 268 apartments to South Lake Union, and the project could clear a hurdle on Wednesday. The West Design Review Board will give feedback-and potentially a design recommendation smoothing the way for a Master Use Permit-to Ankrom Moisan Architects at the 8pm meeting.
    https://www.theurbanist.org

Mar 25

Sound Transit seeks two light-rail stations in South Lake Union, only five blocks apart

Three years ago, a single SLU station at the corner of Westlake Avenue and Denny Way appeared in the map issued by consultant Parsons Brinckerhoff, under its $10 million planning contract.

    Sound Transit seeks two light-rail stations in South Lake Union, only five blocks apart
    Early route maps show the stations five blocks apart, or three blocks as the crow flies. Businesses, politicians and transit advocate say a single station couldn't handle future ridership demand in the booming neighborhood. Share story At first glance, the plan looks like a no-brainer.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Mar 22

Car-free SLU? Enforce existing laws

...which all vehicles must stop for people in all crosswalks at key intersections such as Westlake Avenue and Denny Way. There would be an opposite cycle for all pedestrians to stop, and vehicles to proceed...

    Car-free SLU? Enforce existing laws
    Regarding Danny Westneat's proposal to ban cars in South Lake Union: In SLU we need more roads open to cars, not less. Streets there are chronically congested by construction equipment, and by drivers not obeying traffic signs and rules. Examples...
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Mar 20

City considers more transit-only lanes for Seattle streetcars

So the city is looking to create a northbound transit-only lane between Terry at Thomas and Mercer Street and also restrict left turns from Thomas to Terry during peak afternoon traffic.

    City considers more transit-only lanes for Seattle streetcars
    The Seattle City Council will discuss creating more transit-only lanes to keep streetcars from getting stuck in traffic. Seattle DOT low-balls operating cost of streetcar The Seattle Department of Transportation began study in 2016 on how to improve speed and reliability for the First Hill and South Lake Union streetcars.
    http://mynorthwest.com

Mar 15

Skanska’s 2+U towers carve out pedestrian and creative space

Skanska is going for a similar pedestrian experience to its 400 Fairview building in South Lake Union, which features an indoor pedestrian promenade—only with that indoor...

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What’s currently a construction site downtown at Second and University will eventually become Skanska’s 2+U, a pair of office towers—one 18 feet, the other 38—looking out over Puget Sound and wrapping around the existing Diller Building at First Avenue.

2+U viewed from First and Seneca. Courtesy of Skanska USA

    Skanska's 2+U towers carve out pedestrian and creative space
    What's currently a construction site downtown at Second and University will eventually become Skanska's 2+U, a pair of office towers-one 18 feet, the other 38-looking out over Puget Sound and wrapping around the existing Diller Building at First Avenue.
    https://seattle.curbed.com

Mar 15

Delta Dental's new headquarters left cubicles and silos behind (Photos)

The company's new headquarters office in the 14-story building at 400 Fairview Ave. N. allows employees to work collaboratively in spaces that are open and transparent, CEO Jim Dwyer said.

    Delta Dental's new headquarters left cubicles and silos behind (Photos) - Puget Sound Business Journal
    For Jim Dwyer, Delta Dental of Washington's move from Northgate to South Lake Union over the summer was the culmination of a five-year effort to get the company ready for the future. "It is not about real estate and it is not about concrete, it is about culture," said Dwyer, who plans to retire in January after 16 years as CEO.
    https://www.bizjournals.com

Mar 05

What Does I-5 Ramp Metering Mean for SDOT’s Mercer Corridor?

With the average daily traffic levels on Mercer at Fairview going from 37,900 vehicles in 2010 to a staggering 66,100 in 2016 (the...

    What Does I-5 Ramp Metering Mean for SDOT's Mercer Corridor? " The Urbanist
    It looks like the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is about to apply the brakes to Seattle Department of Transportation's car funnel that is the new Mercer Street.
    https://www.theurbanist.org

Feb 27

Home of the Day: Chic Penthouse in South Lake Union

...take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today's featured property. 401 9th Ave N #609, Seattle, WA 98109 | $699,900 Showcased in Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, this chic penthouse level...

    Seattle Luxury Real Estate for Sale: 401 9th Ave N #609 - Puget Sound Business Journal
    Seattle, WA News - View Daily Local Business News, Resources & more in Seattle, Washington.
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