Category Archives: Seattle history

Seattle is no stranger to landslides, either


Since 1890, more than 1,500 have occurred within the city limits Continue reading

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The most prescient billboard in Seattle


Eddie Bauer’s “EDDIE.SET.GO” sign on display as area company announces its sale to a Maryland company. Continue reading

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New ‘View of the World from 9th Avenue’ would include Seattle


City wasn’t on famous 1976 New Yorker cover Continue reading

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Unlike Kiev, Lenin statue still stands in Seattle


Fremont neighborhood fixture is popular tourist attraction Continue reading

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For letter-carriers, West Seattle was a dog-gone neighborhood


Neighborhood topped city in canine attacks on postal workers Continue reading

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In Seattle mayor’s race, candidates try to out-liberal each other


Incumbent Mike McGinn and challenger Ed Murray push progressive agendas Continue reading

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Looming spotlight: Seattle suburb vote on $15 minimum wage


City of SeaTac measure may draw national attention Continue reading

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Seattle again tops ‘America’s most miserable sports cities’


Annual Forbes list measures elusive pro sports championships Continue reading

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Reddit post about Seattle race relations creates quite a stir


Unkind comments attributed to Central District neighbors trigger illuminating thread Continue reading

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Seattle area had a mirror Roswell Incident–and just as valid


Bogus birds of a feather flock together Continue reading

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