Tree removal near Troll leaves Fremont residents upset

The Friend’s of Troll’s Knoll want to get the word out that they had nothing to do with the trees recently removed from Winslow Place last week.

We have heard from many neighbors and supporters of the Troll’s Knoll in the past few days who have expressed their anger and frustration over the trees that […]

Overnight pavement work planned near streetcar tracks

If you live near the streetcar tracks or your travels take you near or over them, you’ll see and hear some work happening next week. SDOT crews will be repairing pavement and grates along the SLU Streetcar line in the overnight hours starting Sunday night. There are five nights of work being planned, with the […]

(Half) A Tree Grows In Fremont

A friend called the other day and asked if I’d help her build a temporary fence for her dog at her new house. Seems there was an issue with the neighbor, and since she’s the diplomatic type she thought she’d nip any tension in the bud. She has a very friendly but large Swiss mountain […]

July Mercer Street Closures

This weekend will see another closure on the on-ramps and off-ramps connecting Mercer Street with I-5. As always, the ramps close at 11 p.m. on Friday and will likely stay closed until 5 a.m. on Monday. The on-ramp from University to I-5 will also be closed, along with the other usual closures; Fairview between Mercer […]

The Food Issue!

We’re having our own little Bite of Lake Union Festival! Pick up a copy of the July Beat at at one of dozens of locations around the lake. Available Mid-July.