Gumshoe looking to expand to Ballard

“Do the Gumshoe” is a popular refrain in Phinney Ridge and Greenwood every August, as hundreds of gumshoers take to the streets to follow a list of clues and a chance to win prizes from neighborhood businesses during the annual Gumshoe 5K Walk. Mike Veitenhans, otherwise known as “The Gumshoe Guy,” created the Gumshoe six […]

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Holiday recycling reminders

With Christmas and Hanukkah come mounds of wrapping paper, leftover food and dried out Christmas trees, Seattle Public Utilities wants to remind everyone just what can and can’t be recycled or composted. Since recycling is free, you can put extra cans, bottles, paper and whatnot into a bin or box and set it next to […]

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Two homes burn in large fire near Fremont

Update: Investigators say the fire began when a generator sparked a pile of combustibles inside the home. “As the temperatures drop, citizens are reminded that gas powered generators are never to be used indoors,” says Seattle Fire Department’s blog. Investigators say the homes suffered $300,000 in damage. Earlier: Fifty firefighters responded to a house fire […]

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