News Blog for Seattle's Wedgwood and View Ridge Neighborhoods


Entries from May 2014

Wedgwood Art Festival

May 31st, 2014 by hillaryu

The 9th annual Wedgwood Art Festival, a N.E. Seattle summer highlight of art, music, food and children

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Zoning Change Requests for New Thornton Creek Elementary School

May 30th, 2014 by hillaryu

A Development Standards Departure Advisory Committee meeting has been scheduled to discuss the Seattle School District

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Northwest Boychoir & Vocalpoint! Seattle Auditions

May 29th, 2014 by hillaryu

Northwest Boychoir & Vocalpoint! Seattle

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Pappy Van Winkle Trivia Event

May 27th, 2014 by hillaryu

Bobs’ Lake City Liquors, a family owned business, is hosting an event for the

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University Village Announces Sounds of Summer Concert Series Line-up

May 24th, 2014 by hillaryu

The Sounds of Summer Concert Series at University Village is a series of free concerts on Wednesday evenings starting July 9 through August 20, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Every year, fans come out to shop, eat and enjoy the long summer evenings and live music from a mix of local favorites and well-known artists playing familiar hits and new selections.

This year, the Sounds of Summer Concert Series will feature Seattle

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Seattle Vikings Win Washington State High School Rugby Championship

May 22nd, 2014 by hillaryu

Story by Dave Miller

The Seattle Vikings, ranked #12 nationally by Rugby Magazine, battled perennial Washington high school powerhouse and 13th-ranked Liberty Patriots to win a tough 17-9 victory Sunday for the Rugby Washington Division I HS Boys Championship Sunday in Ferndale, Wash.

The victory was the first-ever 15s state championship for the Vikings and marked only the second time Seattle has beaten Liberty in U19 league play

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The Junior League of Seattle

May 21st, 2014 by hillaryu

The Junior League of Seattle

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Free Concert!

May 20th, 2014 by hillaryu

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Seattle Parks and Recreation are sponsoring a free concert, featuring the Ravenna String Orchestras (conducted by Judy Drake; co-directed by Lorraine Hughes). The event will take place at the Eckstein Middle School Auditorium (3003 N.E. 75th St. Seattle) on Tuesday, June 10 at 8:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity to hear beautiful music and learn more about the Ravenna String Orchestras. Pieces will include:

Ravenna Second String Orchestra

  • Overture to The Magic Flute by Mozart
  • Sicilienne from Pelleas and Melisande by Faure
  • Zigeunerweien by Sarasate featuring Eleanor Legault, violin

The Ravenna String Orchestra

  • Overture by Johann Roman
  • Simple Symphony by Benjamin Britten

Please join them after the concert for refreshments. For more information, please visit their website.

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BECU Announces the Annual People Helping People Awards

May 20th, 2014 by hillaryu

BECU is now accepting nominations for its annual

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PEMCO Movies at Magnuson Park

May 16th, 2014 by hillaryu

Big screen movies, cirque performers, movie trivia and tasty food trucks are scheduled for this summer

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