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Things to Do in Seattle: Visit Greenwood

This is the final profile of a four-part series of Seattle neighborhoods that are somewhat off the beaten track (i.e.,  Downtown and Pioneer Square will not be featured, sorry guys!). This installment is a guest post from Raleigh Briggs: Greenwood resident, … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Seattle: Visit Madrona

This is the second of four profiles of Seattle neighborhoods that are somewhat off the beaten track (i.e.,  Downtown and Pioneer Square will not be featured, sorry guys!). Due to extensive coverage of Georgetown  here, here and here, we will let … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Seattle: Visit the International District

A new series on the Localist blog, this is the first of four profiles of Seattle neighborhoods that are somewhat off the beaten track (i.e., Downtown and Pioneer Square will not be featured, sorry guys!). Due to extensive coverage of … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Seattle: Visit Georgetown!

Readers here may recall a couple mentions of the Tap into Georgetown: Beer, Art and History on the Banks of the Duwamish tour that took place earlier this month. We had a great time exploring the neighborhood that was once … Continue reading

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Seen around New York: Little Seattle

Yup, those are storefronts for Caffe Vita and Via Tribunali, but this isn’t Seattle! Instead it’s a block of Ludlow St on New York City’s Lower East Side, where Mike McConnell’s empire has just expanded. A little snapshot to remind you that … Continue reading

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Seen around Seattle: Dexter Horton Building

While this building’s location is no secret, the mystery here is this: Who was Mr. Dexter Horton and why does he have a building named after him? The name, or at least a close relative’s name, may ring a bell … Continue reading

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Seen around Seattle: New and Improved Metro Buses

King County Metro Transit‘s fleet of buses really keeps the city moving! Its newest innovation, one that seems so obvious but has been sadly lacking for years, has just started appearing on routes serving central Seattle: the LED sign and … Continue reading

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