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Seattle's Charter Amendment 19 would turn City Council elections into a district based fight.
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
How much do you know about Islam?
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.
Seattle police are hitting the streets during the weekend cold snap to keep those without homes safe.
Athan Merrick shows Anita Lo a series of portraits he took of her during a free photo shoot session at the Carnegie Community Centre.
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene... By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting ... (more)
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By Dayna Hanson. Through Sunday at On the Boards, 100 W. Roy St., Seattle. $12-$20 They come along so regularly now, the reports of a crazed, alienated gunman suddenly opening fire in a public place, that it is almost impossible not to take such eruptions of mayhem for granted.