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December 9,2014 (Seattle,WA) – Seattle’s Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of the Eberharter Garage/Antique Liquidators property (503 Westlake Avenue N) and the Henry R. Wold Building (413 Fairview Avenue North) at its meeting on Wednesday,January 7 at 3:30 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower,700 5th Avenue,40th Floor,Room 4060.
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I was thirteen when my parents went through a horrific divorce in the 70s. Of course that meant my siblings and I went through that divorce too,there were six of us. My Mom took to drinking in grand fashion,to the point where she ultimately ended up in a hospital for years,after too many suicide attempts. Before that though,my Dad left us with her as she deteriorated,while he scoped out the city for a new mate/mother for his kids.
The final Thanksgiving before Mom’s complete breakdown dawned with her,as usual,passed out after a long night at the local dive bar. Thankfully (no pun intended-it being Thanksgiving) she had spared us an overnight guest. Lately,they’d been increasingly,um,rustic.
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Once and again a commerce center for Seattle,South Lake Union has been through a lot