Sarah Lemmon

Sarah is co-creator and editor of Seattle Greenlaker. A former journalist with a nose for news and a heart for people, she owns her own PR and consulting business called Lemmon PR. When Sarah’s not exploring Green Lake, she’s sewing or searching for the best bowl of ramen in the city.

Green Lake Based NonProfit PROVIDE NOW Finds Unique Way To Help Others

Non profits across the region are feeling the pressure as more and more people reach out for essential services and supplies due to economic hardships associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. We recently learned of two local women who launched a non profit earlier this year to help those in need. Their non profit is called […]

Supporting Local Green Lake Food Businesses

As restaurants and bars continue to navigate operations during COVID-19, one of the saddest realities is that many may not make it. Some are pivoting or expanding in new ways to try to keep their businesses afloat. As in many neighborhoods, Green Lake has some unique places that have been around for decades and they […]

Green Lake Has A New Wine Store, Meet Rae Vino

Rae Vino, a natural wine shop, opened recently in Green Lake at 321 NE 72nd Street near the Green Lake Village complex. The owners, a husband and wife team, named their shop after their daughter and love of Italian culture. The company was founded in 2018 but opened its physical location in Green Lake just […]

Help Shape Green Lake’s Future With Green Lake Community Council

Green Lake Community Council will hold board elections this September and is asking the Green Lake Community for participation in several available positions. Here’s more from the Green Lake Community Council. “Community Councils have a long history in Seattle, and have played an important role in many neighborhoods. The design of new commercial developments, changes […]

Green Lake’s Shelter Lounge Opens The Snack Shack

Green Lake has a new cafe style walk up window. It’s called The Snack Shack and it is part of Shelter Lounge Green Lake. The window opened this week at the southern side of the Shelter Lounge (near the Starbucks). Their Facebook post announced the opening August 10th: “We are really proud to introduce Snack […]

Black Joy and Mindful Movements Read By Library Interns Starts Next Week

The Seattle Public Library and Greenwood’s The Bureau of Fearless Ideas are hosting a series of live stream book readings featuring Black authors/illustrators. The readings will be read by Black teen library interns Leeah, Ruth and Asemayet. The program is free and geared towards early-learning programs. Here is the full program booklist. Click the links below to join […]

Public Input Needed On Green Lake Community Center And Evans Pool Design

After a review of potential future homes for the Green Lake Community Center and Evans Pool a recent public poll determined that people favored both sites staying in or near where the structures are currently housed on the eastern side of Green Lake. Now Park designers have created three options for that area and are […]

Green Lake Outdoor Exercise Equipment Vandalized

Last week someone sawed off parts of the exercise equipment in Green Lake near the outdoor amphitheater. The area, managed by the Seattle Parks Department, was open to all to use for free and contained exercise rings and exercise bars. Chatter on social media sites like NextDoor had people asking if this was done by […]

Stay Healthy Streets Survey Input Needed By July 15

Several streets around Seattle have been closed to vehicle traffic in an attempt to open areas for people to safely walk/bike in the time of social distancing. It is called Stay Healthy Streets and Green Lake’s starts at East Green Lake Way N and ends at N 63rd St and West Green Lake Drive. There […]

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