Officer Cleared in Shooting at Wedgwood's QFC

According to the Seattle Times, the officer involved in the fatal shooting at Wedgwood’s QFC last August was cleared.  Six King County inquest jurors determined that Ariel Rosenfeld, who Seattle Police were attempting to arrest, had fled and that officers repeatedly ordered him to stop and that Rosenfeld fought to avoid arrest.  The six jurors also unanimously agreed that Mr. Rosenfeld was armed and that Officer Anderson yelled “drop the gun” before he fired.

Wedgwood Ducks Travel to North Carolina & Florida

On March 9th, the Seattle Times carried a great story about an aspect of the urban-agriculture movement that’s being lived out here in Wedgwood.  The story features fellow Wedgwoodian BJ Hedahl and her khaki Campbell and Indian runner ducks.  According to the article, Hedahl raises her ducks for their richer and denser eggs compared to those of a chicken.  In fact, Hedahl has become a bit of a trailblazer in the art and practice of raising ducks.  She teaches workshops on raising ducks in the urban world, which she’s titled “City Ducks 101.”  It’s a great article and well worth Read More …