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Entries from November 2012

Luminaria walk at Meadowbrook is Saturday

November 30th, 2012 by Support Staff

This year’s Luminaria Walk at Meadowbrook Pond is Saturday, Dec. 1, from 6-8 p.m.

Featuring cookies and hot coca, and Christmas caroling, it is sponored by the Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave. N.E., and the Friends of Meadowbrook Pond.

We also need volunteers: for assembly before the actual day of the event; and on the day of the event- setup of the luminarias; maintenance of the luminarias during the walk; cleanup after the event.

Contact person is Ryan Spencer at the Meadowbrook Community Center.

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Neighborhood dog alert

November 30th, 2012 by Support Staff

Local veterinarians and dog blogs are warning of an outbreak of potentially deadly canine parvovirus in the area

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Repeat bank robber pulls gun on woman, son in Wedgwood

November 29th, 2012 by Support Staff

Seattle Police this afternoon said a repeat bank robbery suspect pulled a handgun on a mother and her 11-year-old son at the U.S. Bank in Wedgwood.

“He told the woman to hand over her wallet. The suspect then walked up to a bank teller, demanded money, and fled the the bank,” police said.

The armed robbery occurred just before 6 p.m. Wednesday at the bank, N.E. 87th Street and 35th Avenue Northeast, police said, adding the man is also a suspect in several recent robberies at banks in Seattle and Bellevue.

He is described as a white male, 6-foot-1, 170 pounds, wearing a black rain jacket, black hood and a ski mask.

“If you recognize the suspect, or have any information that might help police catch him, please contact the Robbery Unit at (206) 684-5540.”

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Thanksgiving over, North Helplink food bank in

November 27th, 2012 by Support Staff

The turkey drive at North Helpline, a food bank that serves north Seattle, including Maple Leaf, Wedgwood and View Ridge, was a huge success this year. But the food bank and social service center still needs help.

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North food bank needs Thanksgiving turkeys, cash

November 14th, 2012 by Support Staff

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