Seafair Fireworks Over Lake Union 2015

Seattle July 4th Weekend: 2015 Independence Day Celebration @ Lake Union | Seafair Summer Fourth, Gas Works Park

Seafair Summer 4th July 4, 2015 Noon – 11 p.m. | Free | All Ages More info: seafair.com

Gas Works Park 2143 N Northlake Way Seattle, WA

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Why is Sellen Construction developing this mixed-use project in South Lake Union?

On Wednesday evening a city of Seattle board will review the design of a 12-story mostly office project proposed for the South Lake Union area.

The South Lake Union Art Walk Warms Up the Night This December

Seattle, WA, October 22, 2014 – The South Lake Union Art Walk returns for its final iteration of the year on Friday, December 5, from 5-8 p.m. This neighborhood-wide celebration of art will feature over 30 participating venues, including several window displays and eight Storefronts Seattle installations. The South Lake Union Art Walk introduces […]

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 […]

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 —

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.

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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 […]

No Fremont Zombie Walk for 2014

We regret to inform that there will be no Red, White & Dead Zombie Walk 2014 this year in Seattle. Due to timing and without a city approved location, we will not plan to host this year. We are required by the city to be permitted, due to the size of our walk in […]

The Fremont Fair 2014 Bucks Tradition

(Seattle, WA) June 12, 2014 – The 43rd annual Fremont Fair, taking place June 20-22, 2014, is trading country music for hip-hop and livestock for art cars. With a large dose of the Fremont neighborhood’s “delibertas quirkas” (freedom to be peculiar) nature, the weekend-long urban fair is turning the traditional notion of “fair” on its head. 

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