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Lake Union in Seattle · 2d ago

Seattle’s Mayor Durkan Proposes That Property Sales Proceeds Fund Programs for the Homeless

After Mayor Jenny Durkan took office in November, she is now putting forth her first piece of mayor legislation for a proposal to fund programs for the homeless. The city is planning to sell...
Lake Union in Seattle · 1W ago

Photos: How Amazon Has Transformed Seattle

By Harrison Jacobs Amazon’s decision in 2007 to locate its headquarters in downtown Seattle has transformed the city in its image. As the global e-commerce giant has grown from 5,000 employe...
Lake Union in Seattle · 2W ago

It’s Been 10 Years Since Amazon Committed to Developing an 11-Building Campus in SLU

By Matt Day Ten years ago Thursday, December 21st, Amazon announced it would move to South Lake Union, consolidating the company’s growing footprint into an 11-building campus and abandoning...
Lake Union in Seattle · 3W ago

Lake Union Events: Things to Do in January

After the busy holiday season, things are slowing down for January, with fewer Lake Union events to attend. But these happenings are still notable things to do and add to your calendar as yo...
Lake Union in Seattle · 1M ago

Henry’s Tavern Opens a New Location in SLU

By Megan Hill Upscale beer-bar chain Henry’s Tavern, whose first Seattle outpost has been a go-to for pre- and post-game revelry thanks to its location near Safeco Field, opens a new locatio...
Lake Union in Seattle · 1M ago

How High is Too High for Highway 99 Tunnel Tolls?

By Mike Lindblom A common theme emerged Tuesday, as a state commission launched its toll-rate talks for Highway 99: Keep the rates down, so drivers choose to use the new tunnel under downtow...
Lake Union in Seattle · 1M ago

Amazon’s Footprint Could Fill the Empire State Building Five Times Over

By Zosha Millman As the world awaits Amazon’s HQ2 decision, many pundits and pontificaters have turned their eyes to Seattle in order to better understand the footprint Amazon might have on ...
Lake Union in Seattle · 1M ago

Lake Union Events: Things to Do in December

Celebrate the holiday season and get out to enjoy your neighborhood this December, with the following Lake Union events coming up… December 1: The MORELove Project 11th Annual Coat Drive 10a...
Lake Union in Seattle · 1M ago

Dexter Brewhouse to Re-Open Friday After Another Do-Over

By Megan Hill Dexter Brewhouse is closed until Friday, November 24 for a “relaunch,” the latest in a string of rebranding efforts. Dexter Brewhouse/FB Beset with challenges from early on, th...
Lake Union in Seattle · 2M ago

Cascade Coffee Works Wants to Connect All of SLU

By Chelsea Lin Image Credit: Cascade Coffee Works Facebook Cascade Coffee Works is now making sweet latte art in South Lake Union. The new softly open location of Seattle Coffee Works—the “b...