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Wild Zoo Traffic, Lights, and Parking Impacts – Holiday Season

September 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Christmas, Community Benefits, Development Projects

Wildlights at Woodland Park Zoo is a planned, nightly, light display from Nov19-Jan1 with live entertainment from 5:30 – 9 p.m nightly. Learn about Woodland Park Zoo’s new annual Wildlights holiday event at a community feedback session scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7:30 p.m. at Phinney Neighborhood Center 6532 Phinney Avenue N, Room 6   The public meeting […]

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Phinney Ridge Council Meets on Key Neighborhood Issues

February 5th, 2012 · No Comments · Greenwood, Phinney Ridge, Zoo

On February 7th, the Phinney Ridge Council will meet at 7:30pm to discuss several key issues impacting the community’s quality of life.  Residents of the area are strongly encouraged to attend for both awareness and influence.  This meeting will be held at the Phinney Neighborhood Center’s main building, upstairs room #6.  This agenda includes: 7:30 […]

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An Ideal Husband: Taproot Goes Wilde with Victorian Principles

September 25th, 2011 · No Comments · taproot theater, Theater

“Oh, I love London Society! I think it has immensely improved. It is entirely composed now of beautiful idiots and brilliant lunatics. Just what Society should be.” So begins An Ideal Husband, the final production of Taproot Theatre Company’s 2011 season.   In Oscar Wilde’s second most lauded play, Sir Robert Chiltern (Ryan Childers) faces […]

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Seafair’s Greenwood Parade: Pony rides, floats, pirates & more!!!

July 26th, 2011 · No Comments · Fred Meyer Greenwood, Greenwood

The Greenwood-Phinney Chamber of Commerce celebrates Seattle’s summer-time with the 61st annual Greenwood Seafair Parade on Wednesday July 27th from 6pm to 8:30pm. “This year we will be having Dean Ridgway from Ridgeline Ranch with his darling Welsh ponies offering pony rides in the Greenwood Fred Meyer parking lot,” says Parade Director Ann Woodward. “The […]

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Fred Meyer Develops Greenwood Parade

April 11th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Fred Meyer, Fred Meyer Greenwood

The Greenwood Parade is an annual event to celebrate the summertime and is the oldest neighborhood Seafair sanctioned parade in the Seattle area.

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Phinney Ridge resident stars in Taproot Theatre’s production of The Odyssey

January 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Phinney Ridge, taproot theater

When Taproot Theatre launches its 35th Anniversary Season next week with The Odyssey, Phinney Ridge resident Mark Chamberlin takes the stage as Odysseus. From a Victorian miser on a journey of the soul to an ancient warrior on an odyssey of epic proportions, Chamberlin has played it all. Fresh out of his role of Ebenezer […]

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Aurora’s Proposed New Bus Lanes Strike a Chord

September 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Community Benefits, Development Projects, Public Transit

Our recent story on the grant proposal for new bus transit lanes on Aurora has really struck a chord with the Greenwood and Phinney Ridge communities. As PhinneyRidge.org is syndicated with the SeattlePI, these comments were specific to our blog site and broadening out to the PI readers: Sidewalkless in Seattle // Sep 15, 2010 […]

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Could Aurora Transit Changes Push Traffic into Greenwood-Phinney Neighborhood Streets?

September 14th, 2010 · 9 Comments · Greenwood, Phinney Ridge, Public Transit

Seattle’s Department of Transportation and King County Metro are proposing a $40 million project to improve sidewalks and add commuter bus lanes on Aurora Ave N., including the stretch that runs through Phinney-Greenwood. BAT lanes — bus lanes like the ones that already exist on southbound Aurora — would be extended to both directions of […]

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Dine Out to Fight Hunger in Phinney – Greenwood

August 28th, 2010 · No Comments · Community Benefits, Phinney Ridge

The annual “Pig Out” to fight hunger will happen across North Seattle on October 14th, 2010 including some of the top restaurants in Phinney Ridge and Greenwood. A portion of sales from designated restaurants listed below will be donated to soup kitchens that serve almost 200 meals per week to low income, disabled, and elderly […]

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Greenwood Help Facility Opens Today.

June 1st, 2010 · No Comments · Community Benefits, Greenwood

Today, Volunteers of America opened a new facility that will house the Greenwood Food Bank, Senior Companion Program, and Disability Services. Together, these programs help over 4,000 individuals each month. “Up until this month, we have rented three separate spaces for our programs. Now we can co-locate our programs and better integrate our services,” says […]

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