Treehouse Coffee breakfast special this weekend (October 30-31)

From Michele: “This weekend we are serving Pumpkin waffles and hot cider!”

Read more about Treehouse Coffee here and here.

Remember to Vote!

The election is November 2nd and the ballot is massive. There’s a dizzying array of items but the impact of the results will be dramatic. Please vote ASAP if you haven’t already. I copied most of this from the State website (which is why it’s not including all the local info) but you can get […]

Long-Awaited Pinehurst Safeway Re-Opening Is Here

Renee sent this out to the list but it’s so exciting I wanted to make sure everybody saw it. I can’t even describe how much I’m looking forward to only walking 2 blocks to the store again…

Please Save the Date and join us for a sneak peek celebration as we open Seattle’s […]

Join Tom Rasmussen for Community Discussions

Councilmember Tom Rasmussen has some upcoming community discussions. Many of the scheduled events have passed but there are two upcoming ones near our neighborhood. The northeast one is is tomorrow afternoon though so sorry for the late notice.

From his blog post:

I will spend several upcoming Saturdays in the community at Seattle […]

IBS Treatment Center Hosts an Open House

I talked about this event last time with VERY short notice but hopefully more people will get to see it now.

IBS Treatment Center Hosts an Open House Friday, November 5 3:30-7:00 p.m

Come see our new clinic space in the Northgate area, and join us in celebrating the IBS Treament Center’s 5th anniversary. Allergen […]

Pinehurst Playfield Shelterhouse Renovation Update

You may remember that Lorna Mrachek has been working with the community and Seattle Parks and Recreation on a redesign of the Pinehurst Playfield Shelterhouse.

We are nearing the finish line! The remaining schedule is: Oct 27 – Nov 3 – Daily Journal of Commerce advertisement for bids Nov 4 – pre-bid inspection at […]

Halloween Deadline for the Tree Ordinance Proposal

Ruth Williams ( sent the following information on the Tree Ordinance Proposal and offerered to answer any questions people have one the issues involved. The deadline is coming up soon so get your comments in ASAP.

Please be sure you can type through that goblin sheet! October 31, 2010 is the last day to send […]

Thornton Creek Park Six Funding

Thornton Creek Park Six is in the final round for obtaining 2008 Parks and Open Space Opportunity Fund money. Our urban, seven-acre natural area, just two blocks east of Northgate Mall and home to beavers, kingfishers, pileated woodpeckers, and much more, is this close to receiving $500,000.00 from the fund.

The Thornton Creek Alliance sponsored […]

Contacting the Police

I was at the North Precinct today. The front desk officer said many citizens call the North Precinct when they should call 9-1-1 or the non-emergency police number. He gave me this information to pass along:

If it’s an emergency, call 9-1-1.

If it’s a non-emergency,

Call 206-625-5011 Select “2” at the first selection […]

Successful Street Cleanup Event Held October 16th

A big thanks to Josh, Kathy and George for teaming up with me for our first of four Pinehurst Community Council street cleanups. It was a nice sunny morning. We donned fashionable green vests, pulled on gloves, grabbed our nifty grabbers and went to work, our big yellow plastic bags billowing behind us.

It took […]