Boy Scouts Ban Seattle Church From Hosting Troop – ABC News

ABC NewsBoy Scouts Ban Seattle Church From Hosting Troop. SEATTLE April 21, 2014 (AP). Associated Press. The Boy Scouts of America has revoked the charter of a Seattle church because…

Editorial: Seattle needs to ease up on the rush to a $15 minimum wage – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe minimum-wage debate has sucked the oxygen out of Seattle’s civic room at a time when the city should be debating how to expand and fund universal, high-quality…

SEATTLE, Wash. (CBS Seattle) – A restaurant is taking advantage of Easter … – CBS Local

CBS LocalSEATTLE, Wash. (CBS Seattle) – A restaurant is taking advantage of Easter falling on a specific date. With Easter Sunday falling on 4/20, the Lunchbox Laboratory has been using…

Seattle’s Best ‘Duncan’ Ads an Epic Fail in Media Strategy – AdAge.com

AdAge.comWell, it turns out that days before Taco Bell’s effort broke, Seattle’s Best, a company owned by 800-pound coffee gorilla Starbucks, trotted out an online campaign using guys named Duncan…

Your choice for the 2014 breakout player – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Michael was a surprise second-round pick, which was Seattle’s first choice in the 2013 draft. Clearly, the Seahawks were drafting talent over need because they have one of the…

Seattle maxes out on marijuana fun on 420 (plus, a sneak-peek at Hempfest) – seattlepi.com (blog)

Seattle maxes out on marijuana fun on 420 (plus, a sneak-peek at Hempfest)seattlepi.com (blog)“I will be back to Seattle, Washington, anytime you [radio edit] want me to come back. But…

Suspensions hit minorities, special-ed students hardest, data show – The Seattle Times

Suspensions hit minorities, special-ed students hardest, data showThe Seattle TimesIn Seattle, for example, the data suggest black students were suspended and expelled at five times the rate of white students…

First mudslide claims filed; more likely, lawyer says – The Seattle Times

First mudslide claims filed; more likely, lawyer saysThe Seattle TimesIt’s still very early,” Seattle attorney Corrie Yackulic said Saturday. “These people are hurting.” Yackulic on Friday filed claims — the…

Man arrested for lighting truck on fire in North Seattle – KOMO News

KOMO NewsSeattle police say a group of three men and one woman were hanging out near the 2002 Chevrolet pickup truck in the 11300 block of Corliss Avenue North, when…

More Rain Coming Back to Seattle – AccuWeather.com

More Rain Coming Back to SeattleAccuWeather.com… seasonable around 60 degrees F through Saturday. It will be dry Saturday, allowing for outdoor events to go unhindered such as the first Stairway…

Surging oil traffic puts region at risk – The Seattle Times

Surging oil traffic puts region at riskThe Seattle TimesSimilar trains already transit populated areas of Seattle susceptible to landslides and earthquakes. Tesoro, which has trains coming to its Anacortes refineries…

What Would Jesus Do on 4/20? If He Lives in Seattle, Light Up a Blunt, of Course – Vocativ

What Would Jesus Do on 4/20? If He Lives in Seattle, Light Up a Blunt, of CourseVocativThis takes transubstantiation to a higher level. A Seattle-area restaurant chain has tried to…

Niners fans deride train with Seattle Seahawks’ colors – NFL.com

NFL.comThe good news is that the city has a new fleet of trains for the region’s Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system. The bad news is that the seats inside…

Seattle’s maximum debate on achieving $15 minimum wage – The Seattle Times

Seattle’s maximum debate on achieving $15 minimum wageThe Seattle TimesThe committee trying to come up with a recommendation to raise Seattle’s minimum wage is down to its final few days…

Chivas USA 1, Seattle Sounders 2 | MLS Match Recap – Major League Soccer

Major League SoccerCARSON, Calif. — Leading assist man Obafemi Martins set up one for himself, scoring in the 81st minute to propel Seattle Sounders FC to a 2-1 comeback victory…

Cyclist badly hurt in Seattle may have been drinking – The Seattle Times (blog)

Cyclist badly hurt in Seattle may have been drinkingThe Seattle Times (blog)A cyclist who was seriously hurt after running head-on into an SUV on Capitol Hill early Saturday showed signs…

Police search for clues in Central District shooting death – KING5.com

KING5.comSeattle Police responded to 911 reports around 2:35 a.m. of shots fired along the 2200 block of East Union Street. When officers arrived they found a man shot in the…

Man fatally shot in Central District – The Seattle Times (blog)

The Seattle Times (blog)A 24-year-old man was shot and killed early this morning in Seattle’s Central District. Police responded to 911 calls at 2:35 a.m. reporting shots fired at the…

Seattle fast food chain cooks up controversy with Easter advertisement for … – Daily Mail

Daily MailThe online poster, made by Lunchbox Laboratory – a restaurant famous for their burgers, which are commonly featured on ‘best of’ lists around the country – shows the Lord…

Proposed timber sale near Oso mudslide canceled – The Seattle Times

Proposed timber sale near Oso mudslide canceledThe Seattle TimesThe proposed sale, mentioned in a Seattle Times story this week, had been moving forward despite objections from environmentalists concerned about the…

Police search for clues in Central District shooting – KING5.com

KING5.comSeattle Police responded to 911 reports around 2:35 a.m. of shots fired along the 2200 block of East Union Street. When officers arrived they found a man shot in the…

Seattle sheriff’s deputy helped wife turn tricks to earn extra cash: reports – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsSeattle sheriff’s deputy helped wife turn tricks to earn extra cash: reports. The deputy is on paid leave after allegations that he aided his wife as a…

Giancarlo Stanton’s grand slam beats Mariners – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe debate as to whether Seattle would have pitched to Stanton in the ninth can rage. And the anger over the latest controversy in baseball – replay reviews…

Seattle will issue cease-and-desist to ride-sharing companies if deal can’t be … – GeekWire

GeekWireSeattle will issue a ceast-and-desist letter to app-based transportation startups like UberX, Lyft and Sidecar if an agreement between the companies, taxi drivers and city leaders cannot be made by…

What 1 lucky Seattle immigrant’s case can teach politicians – Crosscut

CrosscutI connected the family with a well-regarded Seattle immigration attorney, Margaret O’Donnell, who helped Jose beat the odds by becoming one of only 4,000 people in the entire country that…

Seattle outlines regulations for micro-housing – KING5.com

Seattle outlines regulations for micro-housingKING5.comSeattle City Council is one step closer to regulating a new category in the city’s real estate market: micro-housing. On a lawn in the Eastlake neighborhood,…

Giancarlo Stanton’s walk-off grand slam lifts Marlins over Mariners – ESPN

ESPNMIAMI — A replay reversal loaded the bases with nobody out and the score tied, which meant the Seattle Mariners had to pitch to Giancarlo Stanton for a change. He…

Loulay: all-around razzle-dazzle from the Chef in the Hat – The Seattle Times

Loulay: all-around razzle-dazzle from the Chef in the HatThe Seattle TimesBut the windowed, tri-level downtown restaurant is built on a grand scale with enough razzle-dazzle to prompt some to say…

Seattle Seahawks post-pro days mock draft roundup – seattlepi.com (blog)

seattlepi.com (blog)The NFL draft is less than a month away, and armchair GMs are busy predicting what the Seattle Seahawks and every other franchise will do with their top picks.…

Guest: Count restaurant tips in minimum-wage debate – The Seattle Times

Guest: Count restaurant tips in minimum-wage debateThe Seattle TimesThe Seattle debate about raising the city’s minimum wage to $15 per hour has left many restaurant and bar owners and employees…

Huskies unveil new uniforms (photos) – The Seattle Times (blog)

The Seattle Times (blog)From the Uniform Hub on Gohuskies.com: “With a new coaching staff, a renovated stadium and a fresh uniform design, the Washington Huskies are embracing a new era…

Police release sketch of person of interest in deadly Seattle shooting – KOMO News

KOMO NewsSEATTLE — The Seattle Police Department has released a sketch of a person of interest in the shooting that left a 47-year-old man dead April 6 in downtown Seattle.…

Seattle area boasts 11 of the nation’s wealthiest neighborhoods. Do you live … – Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)

Seattle area boasts 11 of the nation’s wealthiest neighborhoods. Do you live …Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)Rounding out the top five cities with the wealthiest neighborhoods are Los Angeles,…

Brandon Maurer is next man up as Seattle Mariners scramble for starting pitchers – seattlepi.com (blog)

seattlepi.com (blog)Right-handed hurler Brandon Maurer will be called up from Triple-A Tacoma and start on the mound Sunday, manager Lloyd McClendon said, as the Seattle Mariners work through devastating injuries…

Alaska Airlines plane flying from Seattle to Hawaii struck by lightning – KIRO Seattle

Alaska Airlines plane flying from Seattle to Hawaii struck by lightningKIRO SeattleAlaska Airlines Flight 815 from Seattle to Lihue, Hawaii, was hit by lightning Thursday evening and had to return…