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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Dance is notoriously ephemeral art. Once a performance is done on the stage, it may never again appear quite the same way again, even if you can unite all the same dancers in the same circumstances with the same choreographer again.
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5 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The nomination process has begun for the annual Samuel J. Heyman Service to America medals, considered among the most prestigious awards within the federal workforce.
9 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blog
A team of Seattle culinary stars has targeted an E Pike auto row-era building being restored to most of its old glory for a new venture.
12 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog
A memorial service is planned tomorrow , for Fern Baer Freeman , who lived for many years at the Island View Apartments in West Seattle and served as their manager for much of that time, according to her daughter Lois , who shares this remembrance: Fern Baer Freeman was born December 23, 1923 in the Aberdeen, Idaho, area to Edward and Katherina ... (more)
17 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Jimi Hendrix, Seattle's electric guitar god, is celebrated most strongly in the city in Paul Allen's Experience Music Project at Seattle Center.
18 hrs ago | KOMO News
A pedestrian is fighting for his life after being hit by a car Monday night in North Seattle.
20 hrs ago | Crosscut.com
Seattle's Charter Amendment 19 would turn City Council elections into a district based fight.
The new drag queen cast of " RuPaul's Drag Race " season 6 were released on Dec. 9, 2013.
The Seattle Fire Department will put a brand new Medic Unit into service thanks to the generous donation of a West Seattle couple.
So what do you do for an encore after you launch a brand-new educational garden with a parade and festival AND win the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce Westsider of the Year award? West Seattle Bee Garden founder Lauren Englund sends word that even bigger things are ahead for the WSBG in the new year - and recaps some of what else happened along ... (more)
Back in April of 2012, the Seattle City Council took on the Transit Master Plan .
A coal train waits south of Blaine, Friday morning, Oct. 11, 2013, to cross the border and unload in Canada.
Mission : To provide services and support for African-American and other underrepresented communities in Seattle and throughout the Puget Sound region The Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle appears to be back in good standing with City Hall and other prominent institutions.
Dec 2, 2013; Seattle, WA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees passes the ball while Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett reaches out during the second half at CenturyLink Field.
Four weeks ago, Amanda Kay Helmick, Chairperson of the Westwood/Roxhill/Arbor Heights Community Council wrote an open letter to Kevin Desmond, General Manager of Metro Transit expressing the Council's concerns about safety and security in West Seattle.
Frosty the Heron? Thanks to David Hutchinson for sharing the photo from Constellation Park during Friday's frosty sunset.
Freezing conditions continue to sweep in with snow expected in Las Vegas and treacherous ice storms headed for Virginia A late fall cold snap that has gripped much of the country, causing a handful of deaths and has forced people to deal with frigid temperatures, power outages by the thousands and treacherous roads, is not going away any time soon.