Landmark red neon R returning to Seattle skylineSeptember 18, 2013 @ 12:14 pm
SEATTLE (AP) - A red neon "R" is returning to the Seattle skyline atop the old Rainier Brewery building where it was a landmark for drivers on the adjacent Interstate 5.
Tully's Coffee replaced the "R" with a green "T" when it moved into the building in 2000. Now Tully's is removing its sign in favor of the iconic R, which topped the brewery for about 50 years.
The new 12-foot "R" to be installed in November is a replica. The original is at Seattle's Museum of History and Industry.
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
'Terror and Chaos'
2 people are dead and 4 injured in Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.