News Blog for Seattle's Wedgwood and View Ridge Neighborhoods


Medical and memorial funds created for Wedgwood victims

March 27th, 2013 by Support Staff

Both medical and memorial funds have been created for the victims and survivors of Monday’s tragic event near Eckstein Middle School.

And memorial flowers are being placed one block east of the school on Northeast 75th Street, at the intersection where two people were killed in a car accident that left two others – a mother and her 10-day-old child – in critical condition.

The memorial funds – three in call – were established by the Wedgwood Community Council and friends of the family.

The Wedgwood Community Council has established two funds at the Homestreet Bank

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Traffic tragedy near Eckstein Middle School

March 25th, 2013 by Support Staff

Update from Seattle Police:

Officers are on scene investigating a double fatality collision involving a driver who struck

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Teen arrested for bringing explosive device to Eckstein

October 4th, 2012 by Support Staff

Seattle Police today arrested a student at Eckstein Middle School for bringing a small explosive device on campus.

Staff at Eckstein, 3003 N.E. 75th Street, found the device during a search of the student’s backpack, police said.

From a press release:

SPD Arson/Bomb Squad Sergeant Verner O

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Dogs attack school bus driver at Eckstein

January 27th, 2012 by Support Staff

Two dogs attacked a school bus driver this morning at Eckstein Middle School, leading to the school being locked down briefly.

Our news partners at The Seattle Times have the story about the attack, at 3003 N.E. 75th St.,

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School sleepover ends with brick throwing

May 12th, 2010 by hillaryu

A recent sleepover event at Eckstein Middle School ended with some rattled nerves.

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