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Amazon expands (again) in South Lake Union

With its lease of the Troy Block,Amazon could reportedly end up filling 10 million square feet of Seattle office space.

And while Amazon employees already swarm South Lake Union,the company will have room for many thousands more

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Seattle Maritime Festival to feature tugboat ballet,more

The Survival Suit Races are a tradition at the Seattle Maritime Festival. This year’s fest is Saturday,May 9,at Lake Union Park. (Alan Berner/The Seattle Times)

The Survival Suit Races are a tradition at the Seattle Maritime Festival. This year’s fest is Saturday,May 9,at Lake Union Park. (Alan Berner/The Seattle Times)

 

Workboats get their day at the Seattle Maritime Festival Family Fun Day,being held this year at Lake Union Park

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USGA to hold fan event at Lake Union Park during U.S. Open

A free fun fest at Seattle’s Lake Union Park is among the events planned to broaden enthusiasm for June’s U.S. Open in Pierce County.

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Juno Therapeutics scoops up 3 floors in new Alexandria building in South Lake Union

Alexandria Real Estate's project at 400 Dexter Ave. N.

There’s no doubt Juno Therapeutics is one of the region’s fastest-growing biotech companies. The company,which went public last year,has about 40 open positions listed on its website and announced Tuesday that it would lease at least 80,000 square feet in a new building in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood.

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Ivars Salmon House

The Perfect place for seafood

Ivar’s is the Place For Fresh Seafood

Ivar’s Salmon House on the shores of Lake Union is the perfect place to enjoy a memorable meal. Alder smoked entrees are prepared in the huge Indian-style barbecue pit. Families can enjoy a casual and elegant meal while looking at all the Northwest native artifacts and historical photographs on the walls.

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Transit plan for South Lake Union:Drop 2 car lanes

A recent view looking north from Denny Way shows a streetcar and autos jockeying for road space. Seattle plans to create transit-only lanes on Westlake Avenue North,which will speed buses as well. Officials say it’s too late to alter the First Hill streetcar route,opening this summer. (Mark Harrison/The Seattle Times)

In the booming South Lake Union area,the city of Seattle is looking at changing two lanes of Westlake Avenue North into transit-only lanes.

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Blue Moon Burgers

Blue Moon Burgers

A Blue Moon burger
920 Republican Street
Seattle,WA 98109
(206) 652-0400
BlueMoonBurgers.com
Mon-Fri:11:00 am–8:00 pm
Sat-Sun:12:00 pm–8:00 pm
Rating:***
Ratings guide:
**** extraordinary
*** excellent
** good
* fair

Seattle is experiencing a burger boom with everyone vying to become “Best Burger.” After a recent trip to South Lake Union’s Blue Moon Burgers,I discovered that the Seattle standby now ranks as one of my new favorites. They recently revamped their burgers and the result is an irresistible improvement.

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Floatplane flips on Lake Union

Seattle Police Harbor rescued two men from Lake Union after their Seaplane flipped over during taxiing Saturday afternoon. (Photo:courtesy of the Seattle Police Department)

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The Urbanologist calls South Lake Union soulless

 

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100 things to do in Seattle before you die

 NEW BOOK LAUNCH:  100 Things to do in Seattle before you Die by Athima Chansanchai
WHEN:  Tuesday,February 24 at 6:00pm PST 
WHERE:The Barrel Thief in Seattle

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