Mayor McGinn Northgate Visit This Weekend

The mayor sent out an invite for the surrounding neighborhoods to join him in Northgate this Saturday for a Q&A and neighborhood visit.

As part of the Engage Seattle initiative this year, in order to ensure that as many people as possible who live, work, or play in Seattle are able to voice their […]

The Jewel Box Cafe at Thornton Place

Yesterday, when trying to decide where to take my daughter and her friends for dinner after watching a movie (Ponyo) at the Regal Cinema at Thornton Place, we decided to go to the newly opened Jewel Box Cafe at Thornton Place. Jewel Box serves coffee, bubble teas, crepes and sandwiches. The girls chose Nutella […]

Water Quality Channel Protects Thornton Creek Environment

The grand opening of the Thornton Place Water Quality Channel is tomorrow from 1 to 4 PM. Be sure to stop by and enjoy the live music, tasty food and treats from Thornton Place Restaurants, kids’ activities and educational experiences with the Homewaters Project. There will also be tours of the Water Quality Channel, Thornton […]

Thornton Creek Water Quality Channel Celebration – June 6th

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Another plug for the new Thornton Place Theater that opens next week

Don’t forget that there will be $2 movies Monday through Wednesday next week.

$2 movies, popcorn and sodas at new Thornton Place Theater May 18 – 20 (just south of Northgate Mall)

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Save the date: Thornton Place/Thornton Creek Water Quality Channel grand opening

After nearly 50 years underground, water is flowing through a landscaped channel at Thornton Place in the Northgate neighborhood. Join us for a celebration of the Thornton Creek Water Quality Channel and the completion of Thornton Place.

Saturday, June 6, noon to 4:00 p.m.Between NE 103rd and NE 100th Streets and 3rd Avenue NE and […]

Spring Movie Night at Thornton Place – May 19th

Full disclosure: I am on the board of Great City. Come one, come all to Great City’s Summer Movie Night. Enjoy an evening under screen and stars at Thornton Place, recently called “Seattle’s first real transit oriented development”, and site of the innovative Thornton Creek Water Quality Channel. In addition to celebrating this pioneering development […]

Thornton Place on Hugeasscity

There is a good post about Northgate’s Thornton Place on the Hugeasscity blog here.

Northgate’s Thornton Place is feeling the challenges of the current economy

photo: Seattle Times

Sounds like Thornton Place (the new development just south of Northgate Mall) is having some challenges in selling units.