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If you had to guess, which of these two neighborhoods would you say is the more racially diverse: Capitol Hill's hip, edgy Pike/Pine - or Bellevue's BMW-filled, mall-packed downtown? That measure - called a diversity index - indicates the probability that any two people selected at random from the same place would be of a different race.
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Reed, who has used medical marijuana for chronic leg pain, was one of seven participants on the tour who watched Aweida make a glass pipe.
Our latest favorite city to lust after? Seattle. It's a long plane ride away to the so-called Emerald City , but the northwest jewel offers a refreshing getaway for Texans looking for a change of pace and place.
Cruz Pedregon , Shawn Langdon , Dave Connolly and Michael Ray secured the top qualifying spots for Sunday's NHRA Mellow Yello Drag Racing Series Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Auto Plus Raceway At Gainesville.
Spend a day running around with Dave Barry on a book tour, and two numbers jump out at you.
The migratory Rufous Hummingbirds are showing up just in time for spring - and Mark Wangerin got a good look at this one last Thursday.
For-hire drivers use licensed vehicles inspected by the city of Seattle. They are only allowed to respond to prearranged rides, not street hails.
My destination: Louisa Boren Park. It's two mostly uphill miles from my hotel and the name that came up first in my search for "best places to watch the sunrise in Seattle."
Chris Forte knew about the financial penalty many will face if they don't get health-insurance coverage by March 31. But the 21-year-old, barista kept putting off the task.
Combining the stylish science-fiction jams of Glass Candy and the far-out danceability of the Carrie Nations, Atomic Bride high kick their way into the deepest corners of spacey psychedelia and blaze their own unoccupied niche in the Seattle music scene.
Not only does it celebrate queer music, it also offers a fantastic, eclectic lineup.
Morning through late night, we have options for your West Seattle Saturday, from the calendar : FAIRMOUNT RAVINE CLEANUP : 8:30 am, meet just east of Hiawatha - to be part of the 22nd annual Fairmount Ravine cleanup, pulling invasives to help the greenbelt survive, as well as picking up thrown-out and dumped items.
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TUBS, a longtime graffiti spot in Seattle, was demolished yesterday, MyNorthwest.com reported .
Through Sunday, April 6, Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St., Seattle; tickets start at $65 .
The King County Prosecutor's office confirmed via e-mail to Examiner that the teen accused of gunning down a North Seattle man for his cellphone last month is scheduled for arraignment Monday in a case that neither Washington CeaseFire - which is running a new anti-gun bus billboard campaign - or the Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility has ... (more)