Category Archives: Around the city

CKS Student Does Her Part For Pets

Lizzie, a 5th grader at Christ the King Catholic School located in the heart of Broadview, does her part to help felines find new homes.  Lizzie is an avid writer and does research and writes blog posts to help cats find families.  She was recently featured in a King 5 news story:  Girl Pens Cat…

Interested in updates on Light Rail at Northgate Station

            The elevated Northgate Station will be located east of 1st Ave NE, spanning NE 103rd Street. Station entrances will be on the Northgate Mall property north of NE 103rd Street and near the Northgate Transit Center south of NE 103rd Street. This station will provide access to Northgate Mall,…

Coyotes in Broadview…Best to keep an eye out on your pets.

Neighbors spotted a coyote in their yard.  It had a large grey cat cornered and was about to move in for the kill.  We opened our back door and scared it away giving the cat a chance to escape.  The coyote returned a few minutes later looking for the cat.  . Aaron, Federal wildlife agent…

3rd Annual Cider Press and Food Drive

When:  October 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Greenwood Food Bank 9041 Greenwood Avenue North Cost: $10 or bag of food     City Fruit and Volunteers of America Western Washington are teaming up once again for the 3rd Annual Cider Press and Food Drive! Held in conjunction with both Food Day and…

Exploring Municipal Broadband in Seattle with Chris Mitchell

The City of Seattle realizes there is a need for increased broadband throughout the city and Mayor Murray has outlined his path forward in the Broadband Initiative, including the potential for municipal broadband option. LUNCH & LEARN: Chris Mitchell on Community-owned Networks — Exploring the Realities of a Municipally-owned Seattle Broadband Provider Seattle City Hall…

Trader Joe’s coming soon to Shoreline near Broadview

Opening  in 2015 at the Shoreline Marketplace shopping center, formerly occupied by a Haggen/TOP Food grocery store, is a 52,622-square-foot development. This picture was off Face Book Fan page. The fans worked years to get Trader Joe’s North…. Parking should be easier in Shoreline than the Ballard location. Thank you.  link to Seattle Times Business…

Local Plant Sale

The Northwest Horticultural Society is having their Annual Fall Plant Sale Friday, September 12th, 11:00 to 5:00 and Saturday, the 13th, 10:00 to 2:00. The sale is held at North Seattle Community College. North Seattle Community College’s Arts & Sciences Garage. If you are looking for interesting and uncommon plants, this is the place. 2014 Grower…

It’s that time of year again-Gardening- Plant Sales!

2014 King County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Preview Party, Sat. May 3, and Sun. May 4. Find plants from Master Gardeners and specialty growers, get free garden design consultations and quick tips, personal shopping advice from experienced Master Gardeners, and garden art and more from select vendors. See the veggie catalogs and tomato list…

Can you help with finding foster homes for local Seattle cat rescue?

  I am the manager for Animal Talk Rescue. A no-kill, non profit cat rescue in Seattle. We used to be located in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle, but are temporarily in limbo while we construct our new location in North Seattle. All of our cats and kittens are in foster homes, but we are…

Local Artisan Produces Goods Right in Broadview

                  Did you know we have local artisan whose operations are right in the heart of Broadview?  Laarni Mejino of Laarni and Tita produces all of her beautiful bags, wristlets, and other carry-alls right in her Broadview basement studio.  I’ve lived across from Laarni and her family…

Category Archives: Around the city

CKS Student Does Her Part For Pets

Lizzie, a 5th grader at Christ the King Catholic School located in the heart of Broadview, does her part to help felines find new homes.  Lizzie is an avid writer and does research and writes blog posts to help cats find families.  She was recently featured in a King 5 news story:  Girl Pens Cat…

Interested in updates on Light Rail at Northgate Station

            The elevated Northgate Station will be located east of 1st Ave NE, spanning NE 103rd Street. Station entrances will be on the Northgate Mall property north of NE 103rd Street and near the Northgate Transit Center south of NE 103rd Street. This station will provide access to Northgate Mall,…

Coyotes in Broadview…Best to keep an eye out on your pets.

Neighbors spotted a coyote in their yard.  It had a large grey cat cornered and was about to move in for the kill.  We opened our back door and scared it away giving the cat a chance to escape.  The coyote returned a few minutes later looking for the cat.  . Aaron, Federal wildlife agent…

3rd Annual Cider Press and Food Drive

When:  October 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Greenwood Food Bank 9041 Greenwood Avenue North Cost: $10 or bag of food     City Fruit and Volunteers of America Western Washington are teaming up once again for the 3rd Annual Cider Press and Food Drive! Held in conjunction with both Food Day and…

Exploring Municipal Broadband in Seattle with Chris Mitchell

The City of Seattle realizes there is a need for increased broadband throughout the city and Mayor Murray has outlined his path forward in the Broadband Initiative, including the potential for municipal broadband option. LUNCH & LEARN: Chris Mitchell on Community-owned Networks — Exploring the Realities of a Municipally-owned Seattle Broadband Provider Seattle City Hall…

Trader Joe’s coming soon to Shoreline near Broadview

Opening  in 2015 at the Shoreline Marketplace shopping center, formerly occupied by a Haggen/TOP Food grocery store, is a 52,622-square-foot development. This picture was off Face Book Fan page. The fans worked years to get Trader Joe’s North…. Parking should be easier in Shoreline than the Ballard location. Thank you.  link to Seattle Times Business…

Local Plant Sale

The Northwest Horticultural Society is having their Annual Fall Plant Sale Friday, September 12th, 11:00 to 5:00 and Saturday, the 13th, 10:00 to 2:00. The sale is held at North Seattle Community College. North Seattle Community College’s Arts & Sciences Garage. If you are looking for interesting and uncommon plants, this is the place. 2014 Grower…

It’s that time of year again-Gardening- Plant Sales!

2014 King County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Preview Party, Sat. May 3, and Sun. May 4. Find plants from Master Gardeners and specialty growers, get free garden design consultations and quick tips, personal shopping advice from experienced Master Gardeners, and garden art and more from select vendors. See the veggie catalogs and tomato list…

Can you help with finding foster homes for local Seattle cat rescue?

  I am the manager for Animal Talk Rescue. A no-kill, non profit cat rescue in Seattle. We used to be located in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle, but are temporarily in limbo while we construct our new location in North Seattle. All of our cats and kittens are in foster homes, but we are…

Local Artisan Produces Goods Right in Broadview

                  Did you know we have local artisan whose operations are right in the heart of Broadview?  Laarni Mejino of Laarni and Tita produces all of her beautiful bags, wristlets, and other carry-alls right in her Broadview basement studio.  I’ve lived across from Laarni and her family…

Category Archives: Around the city

CKS Student Does Her Part For Pets

Lizzie, a 5th grader at Christ the King Catholic School located in the heart of Broadview, does her part to help felines find new homes.  Lizzie is an avid writer and does research and writes blog posts to help cats find families.  She was recently featured in a King 5 news story:  Girl Pens Cat…

Interested in updates on Light Rail at Northgate Station

            The elevated Northgate Station will be located east of 1st Ave NE, spanning NE 103rd Street. Station entrances will be on the Northgate Mall property north of NE 103rd Street and near the Northgate Transit Center south of NE 103rd Street. This station will provide access to Northgate Mall,…

Coyotes in Broadview…Best to keep an eye out on your pets.

Neighbors spotted a coyote in their yard.  It had a large grey cat cornered and was about to move in for the kill.  We opened our back door and scared it away giving the cat a chance to escape.  The coyote returned a few minutes later looking for the cat.  . Aaron, Federal wildlife agent…

3rd Annual Cider Press and Food Drive

When:  October 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Greenwood Food Bank 9041 Greenwood Avenue North Cost: $10 or bag of food     City Fruit and Volunteers of America Western Washington are teaming up once again for the 3rd Annual Cider Press and Food Drive! Held in conjunction with both Food Day and…

Exploring Municipal Broadband in Seattle with Chris Mitchell

The City of Seattle realizes there is a need for increased broadband throughout the city and Mayor Murray has outlined his path forward in the Broadband Initiative, including the potential for municipal broadband option. LUNCH & LEARN: Chris Mitchell on Community-owned Networks — Exploring the Realities of a Municipally-owned Seattle Broadband Provider Seattle City Hall…

Trader Joe’s coming soon to Shoreline near Broadview

Opening  in 2015 at the Shoreline Marketplace shopping center, formerly occupied by a Haggen/TOP Food grocery store, is a 52,622-square-foot development. This picture was off Face Book Fan page. The fans worked years to get Trader Joe’s North…. Parking should be easier in Shoreline than the Ballard location. Thank you.  link to Seattle Times Business…

Local Plant Sale

The Northwest Horticultural Society is having their Annual Fall Plant Sale Friday, September 12th, 11:00 to 5:00 and Saturday, the 13th, 10:00 to 2:00. The sale is held at North Seattle Community College. North Seattle Community College’s Arts & Sciences Garage. If you are looking for interesting and uncommon plants, this is the place. 2014 Grower…

It’s that time of year again-Gardening- Plant Sales!

2014 King County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Preview Party, Sat. May 3, and Sun. May 4. Find plants from Master Gardeners and specialty growers, get free garden design consultations and quick tips, personal shopping advice from experienced Master Gardeners, and garden art and more from select vendors. See the veggie catalogs and tomato list…

Can you help with finding foster homes for local Seattle cat rescue?

  I am the manager for Animal Talk Rescue. A no-kill, non profit cat rescue in Seattle. We used to be located in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle, but are temporarily in limbo while we construct our new location in North Seattle. All of our cats and kittens are in foster homes, but we are…

Local Artisan Produces Goods Right in Broadview

                  Did you know we have local artisan whose operations are right in the heart of Broadview?  Laarni Mejino of Laarni and Tita produces all of her beautiful bags, wristlets, and other carry-alls right in her Broadview basement studio.  I’ve lived across from Laarni and her family…