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Landmarks Preservation Board to Consider KING Broadcasting Building for Landmark Nomination

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the KING Broadcasting Building (333 Dexter Avenue N) at its meeting on Wednesday, February 4 at 3:30 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, 40th Floor, Room 4060. The public is invited to attend the meeting and make comments. Written comments should be received by […]

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People’s Academy for Community Engagement’s (PACE) Seminar on Advocacy Rocks the House!

Shared Five Tools You Can Use to Fight for your Cause In December, 25 brave souls came out on a dark and stormy night to learn about how to fight for their cause. The seminar “Democracy Needs You! Five Essential Advocacy Tools that will Shape Your World” was facilitated by professor and long-time community activist […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund Announces its 2015 Funding Opportunities for Community-initiated Projects

Free workshops start this month for community groups Our popular Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) announces its funding opportunities for this year. All three of its funds – Small Sparks, Small and Simple Projects Fund, and the Large Projects Fund – support the efforts of community members as they work on projects to build stronger neighborhoods […]

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Landmarks Preservation Board to Consider Nomination of Loyal Heights Elementary School for Landmark Status

Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the Loyal Heights Elementary School (2501 NW 80th Street) on Wednesday, February 4 at 3:30 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, 40th Floor, Room 4060. The public is invited to attend the meeting and make comments. Written comments can also be provided and should […]

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Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies Back for 2015

Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies is back for another year due to popular demand! As always, free movie, free popcorn for all.  Doors open at 6:15 for neighbors to meet and chat. The next film will be “The Finland Phenomenon” on January 16 at the Garden House, 2336 15th Ave S.

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Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day on Valentine’s Day, February 14

There is another fun reason to recognize Valentine’s Day – it is also Seattle’s Annual Neighbor Appreciation Day! It’s a day set aside to reach out to neighbors, create new friends, and express thanks to those who help make your neighborhood a great place to live. Residents, community groups, and businesses will join together on […]

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Nine Community Projects Receive Award from Duwamish River Opportunity Fund

In November Mayor Murray announced $250,000 in awards for nine local micro-projects along the Duwamish River as a result of the Duwamish River Opportunity Fund. The projects will work to advance the environmental quality of the area and public health of people living near the river. “The City of Seattle is honored to support these […]

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Seattle Celebrates Busking offers Free Holiday Entertainment

In celebration of the holidays and the 40 year anniversary of legal street performing in Seattle, the community group Seattle Busking Celebration! will host a series of free performances at 6th and Columbia from 11:30 to 2 p.m. beginning Friday, December 26 through Tuesday, December 30.  This performance series was funded in part by the […]

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How do Historic Buildings Become Landmarks? – KIRO tells the Story

KIRO’s Rachel Belle interviews our staff in this podcast to learn how buildings become landmarks. Listen here: http://mynorthwest.com/874/2665482/How-to-save-a-historic-Seattle-building-from-condo-fate

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Lots of Joy and Creativity at the 13th Annual U District Swag Party

More than 200 people participated in one of the University District’s favorite traditions, the U District Swag Event. Held at the U District Farmers Market, neighbors gathered greens, pine cones, ribbon and wire and let their creativity run wild!  Plus, for the first time, neighbors made enough swags for the Food Bank to deliver a […]

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