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Rebound efforts in downtown Seattle hope to attract more locals

Despite setbacks from the pandemic, protests and crime, many organizations now say the region is bouncing back. SEATTLE – There’s definitely a crowd around the iconic “Pike fish“. This is…

Developer hopes to succeed in retail-to-office transformation at Pacific Place in downtown Seattle

In a feat of economic alchemy only possible in a global pandemic, Pacific Place, the poster child for struggling downtown Seattle retailers, could become the face of an even tougher…

Downtown Seattle commuters are slow to return

Travel to downtown Seattle is slowly picking up speed as hybrid work arrangements and cautious office reopenings delay any mad dash to the pre-work routine, according to a new report…

Suspect charged in February downtown Seattle shooting

Seattle police investigate downtown shooting SPD says one person was shot Monday on 3rd Avenue and Pike Street SEATTLE – The suspect accused of shooting a man in the face…

Clothing store Uniqlo plans to occupy former Macy’s building in downtown Seattle – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE – Big change is afoot for downtown Seattle. Plans are underway for a clothing store to fill the ground floor of the historic Bon Marché and former Macy’s building.…

May Day marchers gather in downtown Seattle

The march was co-sponsored by four Seattle labor organizations: El Comité, UFCW 3000, MLK Labor and the May 1st Action Coalition. SEATTLE — Marchers gathered in Seattle to defend the…

Newmark arranges $127 million sale of downtown Seattle block with potential for life sciences redevelopment

April 27, 2022 09:00 Newmark announces that it has completed the $126.75 million sale of the Loyal Inn Block, a 1.6-acre redevelopment site located at 2300 Seventh Avenue North and…

Fonté Coffee Roaster bets on downtown Seattle with a new coffee shop in Rainier Square

Fonté owner Paul Odom wants to see Seattle have fun again in Seattle’s new ‘Hot Spot’ Seattle, WA –Direct News– Fonté Coffee Roaster, Seattle’s micro-roasting pioneer founded by Paul Odom…

McMorris Rodgers urges Biden to clean up Puget Sound and downtown Seattle ahead of Earth Day visit to Washington

Spokane, Wash. – Today, ahead of President Joe Biden’s trip to Washington, Eastern Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) called attention to the environmental devastation caused by the continued pollution…

Work to clear bumps along I-5 through downtown Seattle is expected to lead to months of weekend closures

The “bump brigade” is on its way. Workers are about to head back onto I-5 southbound in Seattle to remove all those terrible alignment-killing bumps left over from last year’s…

“The ugliest building in downtown Seattle” or “a piece of public art”? Either way, King County shut it down

For more than 15 years, a prime real estate block in Seattle’s booming downtown has lain vacant, a veritable hole in the ground, directly across from City Hall. Now, just…

Downtown Seattle could get a police precinct, sheriff runner-up expected to return to police academy if nominated

1. The Seattle Police Department may open a “mini compound” in a storefront owned by the Low Income Housing Institute on downtown Third Avenue, and is also considering a second…

King County launches new safety plan for its downtown Seattle campus – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — King County officials announced a new plan to create a safer environment around King County facilities in downtown Seattle. King County Central Campus is bordered by Third Avenue,…

Proposed multi-tower construction project for downtown Seattle

The new three-building development would include a full rehabilitation of the historic Lloyd Building. SEATTLE — Despite the economic upheaval of the past two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic…

$19,000 mammoth tusk stolen from downtown Seattle gallery

The suspect fled the area in a stolen purple PT Cruiser, police said. SEATTLE — A fossilized mammoth tusk worth $19,000 was stolen from a downtown Seattle art gallery on…

Man charged with organized retail liquor robbery in downtown Seattle Target – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — A man has been charged with stealing more than $2,300 worth of alcohol from downtown Seattle Target in 28 days, according to charging documents from the King County…

Employees of this downtown Seattle hotel and their families delivered meals to residents in need | Traveling and Giving Back: Meg James | Founder of Go and Do Good®

Meg James Our stay was sponsored by The State Hotel. All opinions are mine. Follow me on NewsBreak to learn more about hotels giving back! Our eighteen-year-old niece, Brynn, graduated…

Digging into the details of a new light rail tunnel in downtown Seattle

Written by Sound Transport, Corporate Communications Looking down at the underground U District station platform from the mezzanine. sound transit In this press release,…

Crime in Downtown Seattle: Impact on the Arts

Re: “As more and more shows open in the Seattle area, how are ticket sales going?” [March 25, Entertainment]: I believe the most obvious reason for the drop in subscriptions…

What Downtown Seattle Says About Downtown Seattle

Composite image of the Seattle Met At the beginning of February, a comment on the Pike Place Market by Seattle City Council Speaker Debora Juarez sparked a new round of…

Fast ferry crossings from Southworth halted to downtown Seattle

Repairs to Kitsap Transit’s M/V Enetai fast ferry are expected to be completed by the first week of April. (photo Nichols Brothers Boat Builders) Kitsap Transit says service will resume…

Mixed signals on the state of downtown Seattle

This month’s “State of Downtown” meeting was a win in itself, with 1,000 people at the Hyatt Regency, the first in-person gathering for the event since early 2020. Guest speaker…

The Boeing 747 will be the centerpiece of the new downtown Seattle development

One of Seattle’s most ambitious construction projects to date will soon land downtown. SEATTLE — An iconic Boeing 747 jumbo jet, a symbol of Pacific Northwest innovation and industrial success,…

Police pull man to safety after climbing crane in downtown Seattle

A man scaled a crane in downtown Seattle on Friday afternoon. Seattle police got him to safety after nearly an hour of negotiations. AM 770 KTTH’s Jason Rantz detailed the…

The Third and Pike bus stop will temporarily close due to downtown Seattle safety concerns

As part of Mayor Bruce Harrell’s efforts to remodel Seattle’s Third Avenue, the northbound bus stop between Pike and Pine streets will temporarily close from April 2, according to a…

After Years of Preparation, WSDOT Expands I-5 Northbound to Downtown Seattle

The Washington State Department of Transportation has been preparing us for more than a few years for this project: the widening of I-5 north to downtown Seattle. And this is…

3rd Ave bus stop moves amid security concerns in downtown Seattle

Earlier this month, Mayor Bruce Harrell called the situation along Third Avenue “completely unacceptable.” Editor’s Note: The above video of the Seattle Police Department’s unveiling of policing and public safety…

Suspect of fatal shooting in downtown Seattle arrested

Officers say the suspect is linked to multiple robberies in and around Seattle, including one where a bank worker was shot dead in the SODO neighborhood. SEATTLE — Marcus D.…

Police arrest homicide suspect in downtown Seattle, say he is also charged with multiple armed robberies

Police arrest homicide suspect in downtown Seattle, also charged with multiple robberies The FBI and US Marshals arrested a man accused of shooting and killing 52-year-old Reno Maiava in downtown…

City Council hears pitch to eliminate homelessness in downtown Seattle | Local

SEATTLE — Anti-homelessness organization We Are In has created a proposal called “Partnership for Zero” to eliminate many of downtown Seattle’s homeless people. It was recently reviewed by members of…

18-year-old charged with killing teenager in downtown Seattle – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — An 18-year-old man accused of shooting and killing a 15-year-old in downtown Seattle on March 2 has been charged with murder. Felix Gauge Taylor appeared before a judge…

Smith Tower penthouse tenant bets on future of downtown Seattle

An estimated 100,000 people now live in downtown Seattle, and that number is growing despite major crime challenges. SEATTLE – It’s a new year and a new lease for one…

The Future of Downtown Seattle: Reasons for Hope, Worry, and Opportunity to Change for the Better

Downtown Seattle. (File Photo GeekWire/Kurt Schlosser) By some statistical measures, downtown Seattle is back. Residents have returned in pre-pandemic numbers. The sightseeing, certainly at Pike Place Market, looks like its…

Downtown Seattle’s crime and inequity issues may improve, but a key ingredient is missing, officials say

Seattle-area officials and city planner Richard Florida agree: The prognosis for the recovery of COVID-19 in the downtown core is good, if stakeholders can improve housing, inequality and crime. Hundreds…

Artists bring life and design to downtown Seattle

the Seattle Office of Arts and Culture (ARTS) in partnership with the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) commissioned three Public Art Boot Camp alumni artists to create temporary artwork in…

new construction, plans for 3rd Ave – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE – Long-term improvements are coming to downtown Seattle. Some of those plans target the 3rd Avenue and Pine Street area – which still has a heavy police presence two…

Amazon is relocating workers due to crime in downtown Seattle

The recent incidents in Seattle have companies thinking about employee safety. A wave of homicides, shootings, carjackings and burglaries are part of the spike in crime. The Seattle Medium reported…

5th Avenue Theater endures as the pride of downtown Seattle

PEARLS OF PROMOTION can contain timeless truths, like in this pair of slogans 95 and a half years apart: ● “The magic sign of a wonderful time.” ● “Joy is…

Amazon is relocating workers from downtown Seattle office due to rampant violent crime

Amazon announced Friday that it will be moving employees from its downtown Seattle offices this week for safety reasons, as rampant violence continues to plague the progressive northwest city. In…

Amazon is relocating 1,800 employees out of downtown Seattle due to a spike in crime

Amazon is temporarily relocating workers out of a downtown Seattle office due to ongoing violent crimes. According to a statement emailed by the tech giant to Bloomberg“Given the recent incidents…

Amazon is temporarily relocating employees from its downtown Seattle office, following an increase in violent crime

Amazon said workers would move to alternate offices.Mark Lennihan/AP Photo Amazon announced Friday that it will temporarily relocate employees from its downtown Seattle office. The decision comes amid a rise…

Amazon moves employees out of downtown Seattle office due to crime

Amazon headquarters in Seattle. (Photo GeekWire) Amazon is telling employees they can work in an alternate location due to a recent crime around its downtown Seattle office at 300 Pine…

Amazon is relocating workers due to out-of-control violence in downtown Seattle

Amazon announced on Friday that it has decided to relocate office staff to downtown Seattle due to a sustained increase in violent crime, as other businesses in the area opted…

Citing security concerns, Amazon allows employees to move out of downtown Seattle office – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — Downtown crime problems have gotten so bad that Amazon is moving employees out of its 3rd and Pine offices in the old Macy’s building. Although employees still have…

Partnerships are key to the recovery of downtown Seattle

As the omicron dwindles, workers return to their offices as crime continues to plague downtown Seattle. The stakes are high for the King County Regional Homelessness Authority’s new Zero Partnership.…

Officers open fire and kill gunman in downtown Seattle

Police cruisers at the scene of an accident and shooting on Saturday, March 5, 2022. (Photo courtesy of Seattle Police Department) (Photo courtesy of Seattle Police Department) Further violence erupted…

A turning point for the crime crisis in downtown Seattle?

Finally, Seattle police are making their presence known at Third Avenue and Pine Street. The area around this downtown Seattle intersection has become a meeting place and semi-permanent residence for…

Fiancee of man murdered in broad daylight in downtown Seattle seeks justice

Shooting victim’s fiancée seeks justice Reno Maiava was shot multiple times in broad daylight on Third Avenue and Pine Street SEATTLE – The fiancée of a man shot and killed…

Newly priced, must-visit 30th floor residence in downtown Seattle!

Learn more On the market | $2,700,0001521 2nd Avenue Unit #3001, Seattle, WA 981012 Bedrooms | 1.75 Bathrooms1,890 square feet | Condominium New price and a must see! The best…

Soundside Listeners’ Corner: Safety in Downtown Seattle

Sound side devoted the entire hour of its show on Tuesday to talking about public safety in Seattle, and we asked for thoughts, experiences, and solutions. And you really delivered.…

1 dead in shooting on 3rd Avenue in downtown Seattle

Teenager shot dead in downtown Seattle A person around 15 was fatally shot on Wednesday on 3rd Avenue and Pike Street in downtown Seattle SEATTLE – Seattle police are investigating…

Whole Foods Market, IA, Partner to Design New Office in Downtown Seattle

Courtesy of IA Interior Designers By Bekka Wiedenmeyer When global supermarket chain Whole Foods Market approached global architectural firm IA Interior Architects with a design proposal for their new offices…

Man arrested after carjacking and crash in downtown Seattle – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — A man is in custody after allegedly hijacking a rideshare driver in downtown Seattle on Tuesday. Seattle police were responding to reports of a stabbing near 3rd and…

1 in custody after carjacking suspect driver crashes in downtown Seattle

A car crashed into a Starbucks reservation on Capitol Hill after a Lyft driver and a passenger were allegedly hijacked in downtown Seattle. SEATTLE — A person is in custody…

Piroshky Piroshky shuts down downtown Seattle after filming, ‘countless safety issues’

Piroshky Piroshky to close downtown Seattle Piroshky owner Piroshky has announced that she will be closing her downtown Seattle store due to “countless safety issues.” SEATTLE – A popular downtown…

Seattle Downtown Revitalization in Seattle

why it matters What you will learn: How does the City of Seattle and its CRE leaders plan to revitalize downtown Seattle and create a vibrant, walkable and social destination?…

Man shot in face in downtown Seattle

Seattle police investigate downtown shooting SPD says one person was shot Monday on 3rd Avenue and Pike Street SEATTLE – Seattle police are investigating after a person was shot in…

NORDSTROM INCREASES ASSISTANCE TO DOWNTOWN SEATTLE

Nordström just announced that she is making two new commitments to support her hometown of Seattle. He will donate $1 million to Friends of Seattle Waterfront over the next five…

Washington-based companies donate $10 million to fight homelessness in downtown Seattle

Washington-based companies donate $10 million to fight homelessness in downtown Seattle Amazon, Starbucks, Microsoft Philanthropies, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, billionaires Steve and Connie Ballmer and others said Thursday…

Automated ticketing program launched in downtown Seattle

Drivers caught blocking crosswalks or driving in transit-only lanes will receive their tickets in the mail. SEATTLE — Seattle drivers beware! A new program, which has taken months to prepare,…

Downtown Seattle businesses concerned after city sees 4 shootings in 3 days

Four shootings in three days in downtown Seattle neighborhoods In the past three days, there have been four shootings in Seattle, all near the city’s downtown neighborhoods. SEATTLE – In…

Downtown Seattle businesses turn to private security

The Downtown Seattle Association says $564,000 was spent in the 2020/21 fiscal year, with most of that money from businesses going to private security firms. SEATTLE — Frustrated Seattle store…

Downtown Seattle group spends $564,000 on private security, more to come for 3rd Avenue

In response to staffing shortages reported by the Seattle Police Department (SPD), the Downtown Seattle Association (DSA), through a community levy called the Business Improvement Area (BIA), hired a private…

Opening of the first NFT museum in downtown Seattle

The Belltown Showroom is a place to educate and connect the budding NFT community in the Pacific Northwest. SEATTLE — A city filled with artists and technologists seems like the…

Try several treats on this walking tour of downtown Seattle

One foot in front of the other Although I mainly reside in Paris, where you can find cakes and pastries on almost every street, I often dream of the sweet…

Rantz: Downtown Seattle Target barely survives as shoplifting ravages store

The Target department store in downtown Seattle is being ravaged by shoplifters, with a staff member telling me the theft happens “about every 10 minutes.” He wasn’t kidding. On a…

Investigation opened after shooting in downtown Seattle sends one to hospital

A 31-year-old man was transported to Harborview Medical Center on Wednesday after a shooting in downtown Seattle. The Seattle Police Department reports that at 2:10 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported…

Man injured in shooting in downtown Seattle; mayor issues statement on ongoing violence – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — A 31-year-old man who was injured in a Wednesday afternoon shooting in downtown Seattle had a handgun and drugs on him, police said. The shooting happened at 2:10…

Person injured in downtown Seattle shooting found with handgun and narcotics

Person shot dead in downtown Seattle Seattle police investigate shooting at 3rd Ave and Pike Street SEATTLE – Police are investigating a reported shooting Wednesday afternoon on 3rd Avenue and…

Police investigate assault on woman in downtown Seattle – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — A woman assaulted in downtown Seattle speaks out as she recovers from her injuries. “At the end of the day, it’s no one’s fault that he’s attacked. It…

Seattle’s downtown streetcar will close for weekend track repairs

Through Seattle Times Staff Reporter Sound Transit trains will not serve downtown Seattle stations this weekend due to rail maintenance, the agency said. Downtown service is canceled for all of…

PCC to open new grocery store in downtown Seattle

Through Commercial writing assistant PCC Community Markets will open its downtown Seattle grocery store on January 19, the co-op announced earlier this week. The opening comes years after PCC announced…

PCC Community Markets Sets Opening Date for Downtown Seattle Store

PCC Community Markets has revealed that it will open its long-awaited location in downtown Seattle on Wednesday, January 19 at 9 a.m., as the community recovers from the challenges of…

Macklemore Shares Live Video for ‘Next Year’ Tour in Downtown Seattle

Seattle-born rapper Macklemore released a new live video for his single “Next Year” on Thursday, December 23. The studio version of the song, produced by longtime collaborator Ryan Lewis, has…

Nearly 3 dozen people arrested in downtown Seattle staged retail theft

35 people arrested for organized robbery in downtown Seattle Seattle police officers arrested 35 people in a downtown retail robbery. SEATTLE – Seattle police officers arrested 35 people in a…

Fundraising effort for new downtown Seattle waterfront reaches $ 84 million in private donations

Through Seattle Times reporter An effort to raise private funds for downtown Seattle waterfront redevelopment with a new park promenade and other public spaces topped $ 80 million, according to…

Man charged with murder in downtown Seattle shooting in October

A Seattle man previously jailed for allegedly opening fire and injuring two pedestrians on a crowded sidewalk in Seattle’s Little Saigon neighborhood in October was charged Tuesday with second degree…

Downtown Seattle retailers see encouraging signs as holiday shopping begins – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE – Downtown Seattle was buzzing as the city once again hosted the annual Westlake Tree Lighting. This is the first in-person tree lighting since the pandemic made it a…

‘We’re fed up’: suspect smashes window of downtown Seattle restaurant and grabs cash register

Seattle restaurant broken into, owner fed up Video from Barolo Ristorante at 1940 Westlake Ave shows suspect smashing window on door around 4:45 a.m. before running to bar and running…

Security Properties divests Panorama House Apartments in downtown Seattle for $ 120 million

The 18-story Panorama House in Seattle offers panoramic views of downtown Seattle, the Olympic Mountains, Mount Rainier, Lake Union, and Elliot Bay. SEATTLE – Security Properties sold Panorama House, a…

Nonprofit co-founder assaulted in downtown Seattle hate crime

Seattle Police are asking the public for help in identifying a suspect. SEATTLE – Detectives are looking for a suspect involved in a hate crime that took place in downtown…

Man shot dead as he walked to bus in downtown Seattle: police

SEATTLE, WA – A man is recovering from injuries sustained in a downtown shootout as Seattle police search for the trigger. Shortly before 1 a.m. Thursday, police said they responded…

A for alignment: Downtown Seattle Association notes the candidates | Washington

(The Center Square) – The Downtown Seattle Association released its “Candidate score card” for city office candidates, who will face voters in less than a week. The nonprofit asked candidates…

Homelessness Authority has vision for downtown Seattle recovery – but asks for $ 27 million first

The Regional Homelessness Authority has set its sights on downtown Seattle in the first major political and financial proposal since its CEO began working. General Manager Marc Dones is asking…

A wonderful adventure surrounds the Space Needle

Tim viall | On the road Take a look inside the new Space Needle While the Space Needle may look the same from the outside, a recent renovation has totally…

Hybrid work is the opportunity to reimagine downtown Seattle, not its demise

The past 18 months have accelerated a long-term trend in flexible working, offering many workers – especially tech workers – an opportunity to better balance and balance their work and…

Amazon’s self-driving cars are coming to downtown Seattle; Security advocates are not happy

Katherine Anne Long / The Seattle Times (TNS) Tech industry experts, city planners and even Governor Jay Inslee have touted self-driving cars as a panacea, reducing traffic jams and vehicle…

Amazon’s self-driving cars are coming to downtown Seattle. Security advocates are not happy.

A Zoox Level 3 Autonomous Toyota Highlander in downtown Seattle. (Zoox.com) Tech industry experts, city planners and even Governor Jay Inslee have touted self-driving cars as a panacea, reducing traffic…

Amazon’s self-driving cars are coming to downtown Seattle. Security advocates are not happy

Tech industry experts, city planners and even Governor Jay Inslee have touted self-driving cars as a panacea, reducing traffic jams and vehicle emissions while reducing collisions. But an announcement Monday…

Vietnamese Phocific Standard Time Cocktail Bar opens in downtown Seattle

Just outside of downtown Pho Bac at 1923 7th Avenue is a sandwich sign that says “PST Bar Upstairs” with an arrow pointing up. The sign is easy to ignore…

Downtown Seattle’s Woes Go Beyond Pandemic

A New York Times headline this week said, “As big tech grows in the pandemic, Seattle grows with it. Still, the story mostly refers to the Eastside, while downtown Seattle…

Downtown Seattle in the spotlight of mayors’ debate as candidates are likely to ring on the future of the tech hub

Seattle mayoral candidates Bruce Harrell, left, and Lorena Gonzalez. (Images via campaign websites) The future of downtown Seattle could be in the spotlight tonight – alongside Bruce Harrell and Lorena…

Downtown Seattle Places You Must Visit

PHOTOTiffany Von Arnim/FLICKR Rising steeply from Elliott Bay, downtown Seattle welcomes visitors to the city with a platter of samples of its best features. From the culinary diversity and fresh…

Why are there bumps along I-5 in downtown Seattle (and when they’ll go away)

When Dave Ross from KIRO Radio asks you to update something for him, you do. Discussing traffic on Seattle’s Morning News Monday morning, Dave asked me about those annoying bumps…

Can Downtown Seattle Attract Families? The big question behind the new school debate.

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan wants to set up a public elementary school downtown. It gives the school district the right to build on the old entrance to the Battery Street…

New protected bike path opens in downtown Seattle on Fourth Avenue

The Seattle Department of Transportation announced that the new protected Fourth Avenue bike path through downtown Seattle is now complete and open to bikers. “Keep Moving Street” in Green Lake…

Despite mayor’s promises, owner of downtown Seattle restaurant says area is still unsafe

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, there had been a mass shooting in downtown Seattle. Mauro Golmarvi, owner of Assaggio, an Italian restaurant, practically pleaded with city leaders for help and spoke…

Seattle Downtown Businesses Urge City Council to Improve Security, Tackle ‘Rampant’ Crime

The Downtown Seattle Association wants elected officials to invest more in public safety and mental health services to help downtown businesses. SEATTLE – As Seattle City Council develops next year’s…

Spire brings 343 condos to downtown Seattle

Spire, a new 41-story, 440-foot-tall multi-family tower, has been completed in Seattle. The luxury condo tower is the closest skyscraper in town to the Space Needle. The VIA Architecture-designed project…

Bungie signs lease for two floors in downtown Seattle tower that can accommodate 300 employees

Seattle’s 2 + U Tower. (2 + U Photo) Bungie stretches from Bellevue, Washington to Seattle. The independent video game developer confirmed Monday afternoon that it plans to sublet two…

Man arrested in downtown Seattle nightclub shooting

item SEATTLE – Seattle Police arrested a man for shooting someone at a Pioneer Square club early Sunday morning. Officers were patrolling near a nightclub near Occidental Avenue and Yesler…

Downtown Seattle Crime: Don’t Despair, Get Involved

Re: “I loved my downtown Seattle neighborhood, but it got too depressing to stay there,” Sep 18, Opinion]: Mary Lou Sanelli writes: “Rarely do policymakers live in the hardest hit…

Healing downtown Seattle’s wounds starts with prioritizing public safety

Eighteen months ago, the streets and sidewalks of downtown Seattle fell silent. In consultation with public health officials, employers have sent tens of thousands of workers home to slow the…

Loved my downtown Seattle neighborhood, but it got too depressing to stay

Would it have made a difference if I had known what was going to slowly and ruin my old neighborhood? Because I can understand something rationally so often, but it…

15,000 fentanyl tablets seized in downtown Seattle hotel arrest

item Two police vehicles with flashing blue lights lie diagonally at a deployment site. (Photo by Tino Plunert / picture alliance via Getty Images) SEATTLE – Seattle police arrested a…

Man attacked, robbed in downtown Seattle; the suspect gives up running away from the officers

item SEATTLE – A theft suspect gave up on running away from police and was arrested in downtown Seattle on Thursday morning. According to Seattle Police, six people approached a…

‘Two truths’ about life in downtown Seattle: Vibrant, diverse atmosphere collides with drug use and street crime

SEATTLE — After moving to a downtown high-rise from the suburbs in 2013 to take advantage of the vibrant atmosphere and walkability of Seattle’s urban core, Ted and Priscilla Tanase…

Police arrest man in downtown Seattle highway tunnel, charge him with climbing onto car, assaulting officer

Through Seattle Times reporter Police arrested a man for trespassing and assaulting an officer after he allegedly walked the pavement inside the Highway 99 tunnel in downtown Seattle on Wednesday…

Seattle downtown courthouse security concerns keep jurors away, judges say

Crime and public safety concerns around the King County Courthouse in downtown Seattle are forcing potential jurors to refuse to serve, making it more difficult to recruit juries, several judges…

The Palihotel in downtown Seattle is the ‘property of the week’ and is ideally located for tourists, hipsters and businessmen.

This hotel is a beautifully redesigned historic property in a prime downtown Seattle location, steps from Pike Place Market. SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – Conveniently located, the Seattle Palihotel is housed in…

Employees and Customers Become “Insensitive” to the Woes of Downtown Seattle

After a difficult year and a half for many businesses, some have barely had the chance to finally reopen. On Third Avenue in downtown Seattle, there’s a store called Piroshky…

Tesla opens new showroom south of downtown Seattle near The Shop, a hangout for car geeks

(Photo by Tesla) Tesla is opening a new showroom and service center south of downtown Seattle, marking the seventh location in the region for the electric vehicle maker. The new…

Elimination of downtown Seattle homeless camp ends as City Hall park closes

Street and sidewalk closures in and around Seattle City Hall Park began Friday morning, as efforts to clear a homeless camp came to an end. Chronic homelessness reaches crisis levels…

Kent, Washington man who looted during civil unrest in downtown Seattle convicted of illegal possession of firearm | USAO-WDWA

Seattle – A 33-year-old man in Kent, Wash. Was sentenced today by Seattle US District Court to two years in prison for being a felon in possession of a gun…

33-year-old Kent man convicted in downtown Seattle looting case

A 33-year-old man from Kent, who last year looted in downtown Seattle, has been sentenced to two years in prison for unlawfully possessing a firearm during a civil unrest. Al…

Downtown Seattle population rebounds to new high in 2021

Shortly after the pandemic took hold, some people prophesied the end of American cities. COVID-19 was supposed to be a game-changer – who would ever want to live in a…

Downtown Seattle vacancies remain high as virus variant clouds real estate outlook

After a year of isolated living that emptied much of downtown Seattle, summer seemed to be bringing signs of return. Vaccination rates have increased, the Pike Place market filled with…

Shorenstein Properties acquires 2601 Elliott in downtown Seattle

SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Shorenstein Properties, LLC (“Shorenstein”), owner and operator of high quality office, residential and mixed-use properties in the United States, today announced…

Safeco Plaza in downtown Seattle for sale for $ 465 million

Through Seattle Times business reporter The 50-story downtown Seattle office building that some call “the box the Space Needle entered” will soon be sold to a Boston-based developer for nearly…

Homes far from downtown Seattle appreciate faster than homes a short drive away

A neighborhood along Lake Washington in Seattle. A fall day in the Pacific Northwest. MarkHatfield / Getty Images / iStockphoto Home prices in the Seattle metro area reflect a new…