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Parking spots for the homeless in Seattle, finally. But at a thousand bucks a month?

Seattle still can't figure out how to use parking lots at night for those living in their cars -- at least not without breaking the bank. Meanwhile a single church in Kirkland is doing more at a tiny fraction of Seattle's proposed cost.
Tags: News, Local Politics, Seattle, Local News, Kirkland, Project Homeless


Seattle police increasingly involved in moving homeless people from sidewalks 

In June alone, Seattle police officers interacted with homeless people 142 times, mostly without outreach workers.  That was more interactions than Seattle's highly publicized Navigation Team
Tags: News, Seattle, Project Homeless


Sponsored: Local experts’ guide to listening to live jazz in Seattle

Jazz isn’t a secret club — anyone can enjoy the music without previous knowledge. And Seattle is a great place to do just that.
Tags: Sponsored, News, Seattle


Nonprofits see opportunity in new recruits at companies such as Facebook

Seattle Works has been working with nonprofits in Seattle for 30 years. On Thursday, it welcomed some of Facebook's new employees to Seattle with an in-depth crash course on becoming a board member for one of the region's hundreds of nonprofits
Tags: Facebook, Technology, News, Seattle, Seattle Works


‘He’s a legend’: Former Seahawks teammates reflect on a golden era with Earl Thomas

Earl Thomas was the last of the founding members of the Legion of Boom to leave Seattle, and he left a legacy for his successors, like Shaquill Griffin, to emulate.
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Seahawks, Earl Thomas, Shaquill Griffin


Boeing: It keeps getting worse

Re: “Stunning 737 MAX text messages reveal Boeing knew of MCAS aggression in 2016 and misled FAA” [Oct. 18, seattletimes.com]: This Boeing thing reminds me of President Donald Trump and his scandals. It just keeps getting worse and worse. Steven D. Jones, Anacortes Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at […]
Tags: News, Opinion, Seattle, Donald Trump, Faa, Boeing, Letters to the Editor, Northwest Voices, Steven D Jones


Navigation Team: Permanent housing crucial

Re: “City Council again attempts to rein in team that clears homeless encampments” [Oct. 18, Northwest]: For once, I share the mayor’s sentiments and concerns on this issue. I believe that any plan for successfully dealing with homelessness in Seattle will depend upon a courageous and caring team of professionals from the city who are […]
Tags: News, Opinion, City Council, Seattle, Northwest, Letters to the Editor, Northwest Voices


Three companies fined in Seattle crane collapse that killed four people

Three companies were cited and fined more than $107,000 in the April collapse of a crane in Seattle that killed four people, authorities said. Seattle police said a criminal investigation has been opened into the incident.
Tags: Cnn, Seattle


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“We are contributing to this election because we care deeply about the future of Seattle.” Amazon spokesman Aaron Toso, explaining its $1 million contribution to a business political-action committee for November’s City Council elections “I vape, I vote.” A national marketing campaign by the Vapor Technology Association to oppose a White House plan for banning nearly […]
Tags: Amazon, Business, News, White House, City Council, Seattle, Aaron Toso, Vapor Technology Association


Companies fined in fatal crane collapse

Three companies were cited and fined more than $107,000 in the April 27 collapse of a crane in Seattle that killed four people, authorities said. Seattle police said a criminal investigation has been opened into the incident.
Tags: News, Stories, Seattle


Seattle will build new fire station to replace troubled structure known as ‘Cancer House’

Seattle authorities have decided the city should build a new fire station in Northgate to replace an existing station where worries have long been raised about unhealthy conditions. Mayor Jenny Durkan’s administration announced the decision Friday to build a new Station 31 at a different site in the same neighborhood. Representatives said various problems with […]
Tags: News, Local Politics, Seattle, Local News, Northgate, Jenny Durkan


Sponsored: Seattle residential tower is ready to break ground

SEATTLE — One year ago, a new development began to take shape in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood, at the edge of downtown. Unlike other condominium communities in the city, First Light infuses art into the lives of residents from their first approach. The residential tower will break ground later this fall. During the current presale campaign, […]
Tags: Sponsored, News, Seattle, Belltown


Seahawks-Ravens predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks

Earl Thomas makes his return to Seattle when the Seahawks host the Ravens on Sunday looking to improve to 6-1. But will they miss him against Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore offense? Our writers are split.
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Baltimore, Seahawks, Ravens, Seattle Times, Earl Thomas, Lamar Jackson, Seahawks Ravens


Perfume Genius Previews His Dance Project With 'Pop Song'

The Sun Still Burns Here premiered earlier this month in Seattle and will be performed on select dates in New York, Minneapolis and Boston.(Image credit: Kieran Frost/Getty Images)
Tags: News, Seattle, Boston Image, NEW YORK MINNEAPOLIS


What to watch for when No. 25 Washington hosts No. 12 Oregon, plus Mike Vorel’s prediction

No. 12 Oregon (5-1) at No. 25 Washington (5-2) 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Husky Stadium TV: ABC. Radio: KOMO-AM 1000/FM-97.7 Latest line: Ducks by 3 points. UW key players QB Jacob Eason: 66% completions, 1,692 passing yards, 13 touchdowns, 3 interceptions Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week […]
Tags: News, Washington, Oregon, Sports, Seattle, Huskies, Husky Football, ABC Radio, KOMO, Jacob Eason, Mike Vorel


What’s there to do in Seattle this weekend? Happy hours, crime fiction, beer science and more

If you haven’t already heard, “The Big Dark” is here, and it’s taking no mercy on your weekend. Clouds, rain, wind and maybe even some thunder are headed our way, which means it’s all about inside activities this week. Luckily, as always, Seattle has an abundance of events for you to enjoy and I’m here […]
Tags: Books, Music, Movies, News, Entertainment, Events, Visual Arts, Dance, Theater, Seattle, Nightlife, TV/Streaming


5 movies, including the ‘Maleficent’ sequel, opens Oct. 18 in the Seattle area; our reviewers weigh in

Here are snapshots of what our reviewers thought of the movies opening this week in the Seattle area.
Tags: Movies, News, Entertainment, Seattle


‘Everybody is watching’: Nico Lodeiro searching for that 2016 feeling as the Sounders begin playoff run

Nico Lodeiro came to Seattle to win championships. But the path to his second MLS Cup is stretching longer than planned.
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Sounders, Nico Lodeiro


'Totally avoidable': 3 construction companies fined for deadly Seattle crane collapse

The state of Washington fined three companies involved in a crane collapse that killed four people in Seattle, determining it was "totally avoidable."         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Washington, Usa Today, Seattle


Read Optional podcast: How does UW-Oregon stack up among Pac-12’s best rivalries?

Jon Wilner joins the podcast to preview Saturday's UW-Oregon game, and Larry Stone on Earl Thomas' return to Seattle on Sunday.
Tags: News, Oregon, Sports, NFL, Seattle, Seahawks, Huskies, Husky Football, Larry Stone, Earl Thomas, Jon Wilner


King County sues e-cigarette company Juul, claiming it targeted young people

The suit, filed in federal court in Seattle, asserts that Juul Labs Inc. enticed young people by promoting flavored vaping products and getting endorsements from social media influencers.
Tags: Health, Business, News, Marijuana, Seattle, Local News, Northwest, Juul, Juul Labs Inc


Vikings-Lions Preview Capsule

MINNESOTA (4-2) at DETROIT (2-2-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Pick ’em RECORD VS. SPREAD — Vikings 4-2; Lions 4-1 Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga is the story of our times | Danny […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Sports, Seattle, Detroit, Boeing, Vikings, Lions, Hunter, Danny, Vikings Lions Preview Capsule


Saints-Bears Preview Capsule

NEW ORLEANS (5-1) at CHICAGO (3-2) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Chicago by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — New Orleans 4-2; Chicago 2-3 Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga is the story of our […]
Tags: News, Sports, Chicago, New Orleans, Seattle, Boeing, Hunter


Dolphins-Bills Preview Capsule

MIAMI (0-5) at BUFFALO (4-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Bills by 15½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Dolphins 1-4; Bills 4-1 Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga is the story of our times | […]
Tags: News, Sports, Dolphins, Miami, Cbs, Buffalo, Seattle, Boeing, Hunter, Dolphins Bills Preview Capsule


Seattle’s treasured P-Patch community gardens face uncertain future

Despite a history of success and community building, Seattle's P-Patch program faces an uncertain future as development pressures increase and the cost of land spirals ever higher.
Tags: News, Opinion, Seattle


Longtime Seattle property group Unico buys Westlake Tower for $236 million

Unico said it does not plan to redevelop the 25-story tower, which sits atop the Westlake Center shopping plaza, owned by New York-based Brookfield Properties.
Tags: Business, Real Estate, New York, News, Seattle, Local News, Unico, Westlake Center, Westlake Tower


No. 23 Iowa looks to snap 2-game skid vs. Purdue

Purdue (2-4, 1-2 Big Ten) at No. 23 Iowa (4-2, 1-2), Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (ESPN2). Line: Iowa by 17. Series record: Purdue leads 48-38-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga is the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Iowa, Seattle, Boeing, Hunter, Purdue


No. 22 Missouri ready to test road skills at Vanderbilt

No. 22 Missouri (5-1, 2-0 SEC) at Vanderbilt (1-5, 0-3), Saturday at 4 p.m. EDT (SEC Network). Line: Missouri by 20 1/2. Series record: Missouri 7-3-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga is the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Missouri, SEC, Seattle, Boeing, Hunter, Vanderbilt


No. 24 Appalachian State hosts Louisiana-Monroe

Louisiana-Monroe (3-3, 2-0 Sun Belt) at No. 24 Appalachian State (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT. Line: Appalachian State by 15. Series record: Appalachian State leads 3-1 WHAT’S AT STAKE? Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga […]
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Boeing, Hunter, Appalachian State, Sun Belt, Louisiana Monroe


Malzahn, No. 11 Auburn return to Arkansas

No. 11 Auburn (5-1, 2-1 SEC) at Arkansas (2-4, 0-3), Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (SECN). Line: Auburn by 18 1/2. Series record: Auburn leads 16-11-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Most Read StoriesFirst of six weather systems rolls into Seattle area; at least a week of rain ahead'Hunter killer assassins': Why the Boeing saga is the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Arkansas, SEC, Auburn, Seattle, Boeing, Hunter, Malzahn



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