Pinehurst Pets – Natalie and Dolly

Behold Natalie and Dolly, the best-dressed gals in Pinehurst. Actually, Natalie, on the left, doesn’t especially like to dress up, so she sports a simple but elegant bow. Now Dolly – Dolly loves to dress up. Here she is in her new dress. Her favorite color is pink, by the way. They can often […]

Kids Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

This month’s drawing is by Edda. She made it at Pinehurstfest, and obviously this influenced her choice of topic. Nice work, Edda, and thanks for making the park beautiful this summer!

Check out Edda’s drawing in the kiosk in the Pocket Park at NE 117th St & 19th Ave NE.

If you would like […]

Lost Dog – Found!

Another preschool/daycare option: Northgate Early Learning Center

A reader wrote to us about another preschool/daycare option in the neighborhood: Northgate Early Learning Center, a non profit daycare and preschool (on 8th Ave NE and NE 123rd St) has immediate openings. Here’s a flyer.

Free Trees to Plant in Your Yard

One of Seattle’s goals is to increase the city’s tree canopy. Trees make our streets friendly to walk and bike. They soak up rainwater, keeping our streams, lakes and Puget Sound clean. Trees melt away stress and help us recover from illness. They calm traffic, and help avoid accidents. Trees clean our air, making […]

Pinehurst Pets – Sid Vicious

Hi, I’m Sid Vicious and I joined the ‘hood’ in December. I was very small, and not a fan of the cold & wet, so I didn’t get out much. Now that it’s sunny and warm, you may see me running through my yard and chasing all my kitty bro’s and sisters. […]

Pinehurst Grocery Bags for Sale!

These sturdy bags are 12 oz, 100% cotton twill. Sized 15″ x 14.5″ x 7″. Made by Port & Company, a member of the Fair Labor Association.

Get ’em while they’re hot! Contact for home delivery.


Pinehurstfest Photos

Another fun and successful festival! Thanks to Seattle Parks & Recreation, volunteers, the bands, the community booths, Seattle Gymnastics Academy, and the weather! Photos by Garth Ferber (thanks to him, too!)


Lake City Community Center Survey

Seattle Parks and Recreation is conducting a survey of Lake City residents to get information about what kinds of activities people would like to see offered at the Lake City Community Center.

Access the survey here:

Pinehurst Pets – Kitty & Billie

Laurie and Jim have lived in the Pinehurst neighborhood since 1985. They have had Portuguese Water Dogs since 1990.

The photo is of their oldest dog, “Kitty”, on the occasion of her 14th Birthday last April 1st, and her granddaughter, Billie, giving her a kiss for the occasion.