Preparations are picking up for the big lift of Bertha’s damaged front end, as Seattle Tunnel Partners’ project manager says he doesn’t have a new figure for how much repairs and delays might ultimately cost.
Pulitzer-Prize-winning historian Garry Wills has high hopes that Francis, the first Jesuit pontiff, can overcome the barriers to reforming the Roman Catholic Church. Wills, author of “The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis,” appears at Town Hall Seattle March 17.
Helen Macdonald’s memoir is a fierce and beautifully crafted account of her attempt to mourn her father by training a wild and dangerous goshawk. MacDonald appears April 16 at Third Place Books in Lake Forest Park.