New sidewalk completed on NE 115th St

The new sidewalk on NE 115th St is finished! SDOT will be returning soon to plant the two street trees in the planting strip. Since a picture is worth a 1000 words, I refer you to this photograph gallery.

Sidewalk 11/28/2011 […]

One Week Left to Donate to Sock Drive

Remember to take your donations to Treehouse Coffee Co. by December 4th, and don’t forget to have a cuppa!


Early morning shooting

According to the police blotter, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired.

On November 26th, at approximately 1:36 am, 911 callers reported hearing multiple gunshots and seeing people running. According to witnesses, the suspect(s) fired from a Volkswagen Passat or similar type vehicle in the 12000 Block of Pinehurst Way NE. North […]

Kids Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park


Teresa drew this picture at Pinehurstfest this summer. Thanks, Teresa, it looks great in the Pinehurst Pocket Park kiosk! See it at NE 117th St & 19th Ave NE.

If you would like to submit artwork for the Pocket Park, please email We’ll put it on mat board donated by FRAMEIT Ltd, […]

Pinehurst Shelterhouse Rental


Give Pinehurst T-Shirts for the Holidays

Looking for a holiday gift made locally? Pinehurst Community Council has five Pinehurst T-shirts remaining from Pinehurstfest. All are Adult Large. Low, low price of $10, and all proceeds go to the Council for the neighborhood. If you would like one, please contact First come, first served!


Gingerbread House Decorating Party for North Helpline

Home for the Holidays

Gingerbread House Decorating Party to Benefit North Helpline

Sunday, December 4th, 2011 12736 33rd Avenue NE Seattle, WA 98125

First Session at 2:00 PM Second Session at 4:00 PM

Every family will have a station complete with: Their own gingerbread house, white royal icing, and a selection of candy.

Enjoy coffee, […]

Crime Report

Here is a crime report from our SPD Crime Prevention Coordinator, Terrie Johnston:

Residential Burglaries are occurring with more frequency in the Lincoln Sector of the North Precinct (Pinehurst; Lake City Way; Maple Leaf; View Ridge; Wedgwood; Ravenna/Bryant, et al) The precinct commanders are aware, and are staffing accordingly. Our Burglary Theft detectives are proactively […]

46th District Democrats Candidate Forum

The 46th District Democrats had a candidate forum Thursday night. This let people (especially PCO’s who will actually be voting) learn more about the candidates to fill the vacancy in the State House following David Frockt’s confirmation as State Senator from the 46th Legislative District. They recorded the whole thing and it’s available here on […]

Lake City Fire Station Homeless Shelter Update

The City has signed an agreement with Seattle Union Gospel Mission to run an emergency winter homeless shelter in the old Lake City Fire Station 39. It will be open November 24 through April 1.

In the past year the City sought input from local businesses and residents, though there was no consensus on having […]