THIS JUST IN!!!
A century ago, the Great Seattle Boom was much bigger–and sketchier (Its origins were gold and vice), NewToSeattle.com, November 20, 2015.
Seattle homeless problem dates back to arrival of first gringos (Members of the Denny Party showed up in 1851 without a dry roof to put over their heads), NewToSeattle.com, November 12, 2015.
It was a dark and rainy day in Seattle, and now the news (Sustained sun is about to disappear for a long time), NewToSeattle.com, November 6, 2015.
One Seattle ballot question will test intelligence of new voters (Will newly arrived renters realize a property tax increase will be passed onto them?), NewToSeattle.com, October 27, 2015.
Sixth candidate in Seattle for ‘America’s Stupidest Charities’ list (National Police and Troopers Association, part of the International Union of Police Associations AFL-CIO, calls a known critic asking for money), NewToSeattle.com, October 2, 2015.
From Seattle, one on, one off new Forbes 400 list (Gabe Newell makes the mother of all rich lists, pushing off Bruce Nordstrom), NewToSeattle.com, September 30, 2015.
Is the Seattle boom about to implode? (Infrastructure isn’t keeping up with population growth), NewToSeattle.com, September 28, 2015.
The Rime of the Seattle Mariners (reprise) (Firing of team’s GM after dreary tenure recalls 2012 post), NewToSeattle.com, August 28, 2015.
Charity trolling in Seattle is sued for fraud by a donor (Florida lawyer files small-claims-court suit again Community Charity Advancement d/b/a Breast Cancer Research and Support Fund), NewToSeattle.com, August 24, 2015.
The Miser–‘worst statue in Seattle’–is quietly replaced (Another Tom Otterness work is installed outside the Seattle Grand Hyatt on Pine Street), NewToSeattle.com, August 17, 2015.
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