Ship Canal Grill

A Visual Look Inside South Lake Union’s Building Boom

Iron worker Jake Lucas balances as he negotiates a beam on the 11th floor of Vulcan’s Block 45 Project in South Lake Union. The building is being assembled faster than most as two tower cranes are being used on the project. When finished the building will be 12 stories tall [...]

Noted artist creates glass canopy for SLU

The latest phase of Amazon’s South Lake Union campus features a glass installation that invokes a forest canopy.

Spencer Finch created the piece,“There is Another Sky,”which developer Vulcan Real Estate unveiled Thursday. The title bears some similarity to Finch’s “Trying To Remember the Color of the Sky on That September Morning,”which was the only [...]

Brouwer’s Cafe review

Brouwer’s Cafe

400 North 35th Street Seattle,WA 98103 (206) 267-2437 Daily:11:00 am–2:00 am Happy Hour:3:00 pm–6:00 pm Rating:*** Ratings guide:**** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair

New to the realm of craft brewing,I was told by a friend,a beer aficionado,that he could not simply tell me the differences in a [...]

Chandler’s Crabhouse Lake Union

901 Fairview Ave. N

Seattle,WA 98109 (206) 223-2722 Lunch Mon-Fri:11:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch:Sat 11:00 am–3:00 pm;Sun 10:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner:Sun–Thurs:4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri &Sat:4:00 pm–10:00 pm Sat-Sun:12:00 pm–8:00 pm Rating:*** Ratings guide:**** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair Chandler’s Crabhouse offers some of the finest seafood while [...]

Suspect arrested in double stabbing near South Lake Union

A man wanted for allegedly stabbing two people near South Lake Union was arrested in Belltown after allegedly mugging someone on the street.

“Officers were out looking for him,” said Seattle police spokesman Drew Fowler

Healthcare workers rally against Microsoft tax ‘loopholes’ in South Lake Union

Microsoft’s branch office in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood was surrounded by a large group from the Service Employees International Union Local 775 this afternoon,protesting the company’s tax practices and the resulting impact on the state budget and health services.

SEIU 775NW,which represents home healthcare workers,nursing-home employees and others. The protest [...]

Lake Union Boats Afloat Show Sept 10-14

Rows,Rows,Rows of Boats

From sport boats to sailboats,trawlers to mega yachts,the Boats Afloat Show is the best place to find the boat of your dreams. Whether you’re an experienced sailor or just getting your feet wet,climb aboard,kick some anchors and check out all the variety that the Lake [...]

Crews pull body from Lake Union


Seattle police said a body of a man was pulled from Lake Union late Saturday afternoon.

Police told KIRO 7 the man likely drowned.

The man appeared to be in his 50s and had no obvious signs of trauma.

The identity of the man has not been released.


KUOW Goes Live From South Lake Union August 15

From our friends at KUOW:

For the third installment of KUOW’s live neighborhood specials,we are taking over the Center For Wooden Boats on August 15. Don your best nautical gear,join our live audience and watch as radio history is made in South Lake Union.

First, Bill Radke reviews the week’s news with special guests Sherman Alexie,Joni Balter and Knute Berger on Week In [...]

Vulcan will sell SLU apartment projects,build more highrises


Paul Allen’s Vulcan Inc. plans to sell all of its South Lake Union apartment buildings and invest the proceeds into eight new office and apartment projects,launching another flurry of construction in the former warehouse district.