Follow us:

The Today File

Your guide to the latest news from around the Northwest

Author archives

You are currently viewing all posts written by Cheryl Phillips.

February 3, 2012 at 6:59 AM

Morning Memo/Friday: Apartment fire in Queen Anne….sunny today!…..gay marriage most-read story

Weather: Punxsutawney Phil may have predicted six more weeks of winter, but today in Seattle is slated to be balmy and sunny, with highs in the 50s. Here are the details. Traffic: Traffic is smooth so far, but it’s early. The details. An apartment fire in Lower Queen Anne was out by 6:50 a.m. but…

More

Comments | Topics: Morning Memo, Queen Anne, Seattle fire

February 2, 2012 at 9:51 AM

Performance inspired by labor uprising debuts at ACT Theatre

By Seattle Times arts staff A song cycle inspired by an infamous, and deadly, labor uprising in Everett makes its debut at ACT Theatre on Thursday. In “Smokestack Arias,” by local musicians Wayne Horvitz and Robin Holcomb, each song assumes the perspective of a different woman affected by the strike and the deaths of sheriff’s deputies and…

More

Comments | More in Arts & Entertainment | Topics: ACT Theatre, arts, Seattle

December 31, 2011 at 10:06 AM

Morning Memo/Saturday: New Year's Eve celebrations …boats afire … high tides

Weather:  The last day of 2011 will be at least partly sunny. Unfortunately, the forecast for New Year’s Day calls for at least a 40 percent chance of rain and more of the same through the week. The details. Traffic: The map and the cams. Be careful on those roads after midnight. New Year’s Eve: Speaking of…

More

Comments | More in Arts & Entertainment | Topics: Edmonds, king tides, Morning Memo

December 10, 2011 at 2:22 PM

Human remains found beneath Ship Canal bridge

There is not points to locate on the mapSeattle police were investigating the discovery of human remains on Saturday underneath the Ship Canal bridge. Homicide detectives and the King County Medical Examiner’s officer responded to the discovery of the remains around 10 a.m., Seattle police said. Detectives were still at the scene in the 3100 block of…

More

Comments | More in The Blotter

November 26, 2011 at 10:10 AM

The Morning Memo / Saturday: Bainbridge fire, more Viaduct changes, holiday activities

Weather: The details. If you see any sun at all today, count yourself fortunate. The forecast calls for some showers today and even more rain today. Sunday’s forecast calls for a 90 percent chance of more rain, with temperatures in the 40s. But there is hope. The sun should make an appearance on Monday. Traffic:  More

Comments | More in | Topics: Bainbridge, fire, holiday

November 24, 2011 at 10:53 AM

Man critically injured in fight in International District Thursday

— From Times staff reporter Sara Jean Green: A man suffered a life-threatening blow to the head during a fight early Thursday in Seattle’s International District, according to police. Just after 2 a.m., officers were called to a fight disturbance involving at least 10 people in the 500 block of Maynard Avenue South, according to an item…

More

Comments | More in The Blotter

November 24, 2011 at 10:10 AM

The Morning Memo/ Thursday: Happy Thanksgiving, turkey how-tos and travel tips

Weather: Beautiful sunrise this morning, but don’t expect to see much more of that sun. The weather forecast calls for a 100 percent chance of rain for turkey day. for more details on the weather ahead, check out The Weather Beat. Traffic: The map and the cams. Traffic was clear this morning —…

More

Comments | More in | Topics: Everett, Morning Memo, Seattle

November 12, 2011 at 11:18 AM

Bellevue Police expanding search for toddler

King County Search and Rescue vehicles are parked at the east entrance to Marymoor Park on Saturday morning. Around 150 people were searching for 2-year-old Sky Metalwala. (Photo by Ellen M. Banner / The Seattle Times) Solomon Metalwala, right, hugs his uncle Zaffer Lalji at the Hyatt in Bellevue where volunteers gathered to pick up flyers…

More

Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: Bellevue, Bellevue Police, police

« Previous PageNext Page »