Summer At Magnuson Park

Northacres Spraypark and Play Area Opening, Saturday, June 2nd, 11am – 1pm

The renovation at Northacres Park is done, including the new spraypark! Sorry for the short notice on the opening celebration on Saturday, June 2nd, 11am – 1pm. Text from the Park Department press release is below.


Jane Addams Magic Show-Tomorrow May 31st

Sorry in advance for everybody that doesn’t check the website until the weekly email. I only just received the request to post it this morning. It IS tomorrow, May 31st.

Please join us for school’s spring fundraiser. Jane Addams K-8 will host a magic show this Thursday (May 31st) at 6:30pm in the school auditorium. […]

Marijuana grow operation, overnight shooting

Early Sunday morning (May 27th) police responded to gunfire at a house on 11th Ave NE between 123rd and 125th. The resident was using the house to grow marijuana and was shot by an intruder. More information is available from the SPD Blotter and Seattle PI blog.

Community Health & Safety Fair

Saturday, May 19th from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

John Rogers Elementary School, 4030 NE 109th Street.

Presented by the John Rogers Elementary PTA – activities, information and giveaways!

Participants include Red Cross, Cascade Bicycle Club, Seattle Tilth, Hunger Intervention Program, Within Reach, Seattle Fire Department, PrepareSmart, John Rogers Growing Green Environmental Science Club, and […]

Two Shows With Local Connections

You may have noticed that I’ve got a thing for musicals. And there are two going on now/soon, including at least one with a Pinehurst resident and the other at one of our local high schools.

Hairspray the Musical: May 10. 11, 12 and May 17, 18, 19 @ Nathan Hale Performing Arts Center.

1960’s […]

Message from Crime Prevention Coordinator

1. The North Precinct Burglary/Theft Unit continues to follow up on recent burglary arrests done by North Precinct patrol officers, and due in some part to your watchfulness and good 9-1-1 calls. The 19 year old serial occupied burglar and auto thief who was hitting the north end neighborhoods hard approx. 8 weeks ago has […]

Link Station IN Our Neighborhood?

Seattle Transit Blog has an update that NE 130th has been Added to the North Corridor DEIS. This means that in Segment A (the name for the part from from Northgate to NE 185th) they have included multiple alternatives that include NE 130th as a station location in their Draft Environment Impact Study. That doesn’t […]

Bike Works in Lake City

Bike Works is offering a two-part program for adults and accompanied youth at the Lake City Community Center on Sunday, June 3rd. Sign up for the first class, drop-in for the second, or take advantage of both!

There is a flier available here.

Squeaky Brakes Class Lake City Community Center, 10:00am – 12:00pm The squeaky […]

Take Back Your Meds

Safely dispose of unwanted and expired medicines. For a limited time, Group Health, Bartell Drugs and Seattle Police Department are providing secure disposal. Find a temporary location at

The risks of unwanted medicines:

Washington State has one of the highest teen prescription drug abuse rates in the nation Medicines are a leading cause of […]