day : 09/09/2006 4 results

Sittin’ by the dock of the bay

September 9, 2006 9:46 pm
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 |   West Seattle online

Check out this vivid description of fishing life at Seacrest Pier.

Sparkling sands

September 9, 2006 1:05 pm
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 |   Environment

Alki should look a bit cleaner after today — We went down for a walk this morning and bumped (west of the Bathhouse) into a volunteer cleanup sponsored by the Surfrider Foundation, part of a nationwide event today. Their tent grabbed my attention with big black lettering “OCEAN BEACH CLEANUP” — we love Ocean Beach in San Francisco, and Ocean Beach in San Diego, but hadn’t heard of an “Ocean Beach” around here. Ocean Shores, yes; Ocean Park, sure; not “Ocean Beach.” Guess they meant “saltwater.”

Time running out to have your say

September 9, 2006 10:09 am
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 |   Transportation

Big Dig or Big New Viaduct — the folks working on Alaskan Way 2.0 continue to exclude all forms of The Third Option out of the dialogue — but whichever you favor, time’s running out to pipe up before the next stage of the game. And you’ve got a chance in just a few days: The roadshow’s coming back to our side of the bay next week — Tuesday night, 5-8 pm, at Madison Middle School.


September 9, 2006 12:13 am
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 |   West Seattle religion

Former Holy Rosary pastor Father Jeffrey Sarkies — ousted this springis blogging. He writes beautifully. (His supporters are still blogging sporadically too.)