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Mars Hill Everett has settled into the downtown armory building, but like other branches of the Seattle-based megachurch, it's in the midst of a tempest. Despite that storm, which has Mars Hill's charismatic founder, Mark Driscoll, at its center, the pastor in Everett believes the church will have a home here for years.
6 hrs ago | Seattle
The rattle and whistle of trains have long provided a soundtrack for beachgoers at Golden Gardens, salmon spotters at the Ballard locks and sports fans headed to a game in SoDo. So it's not surprising that so few bother to watch the trains anymore.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The 4th annual Seattle Shorts Film Festival will bring another round of outstanding short films and filmmakers to Seattle this November. Three screenings on November 15th at the SIFF Film Center will showcase the best new work of local, US, and international filmmakers.
9 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen
In this June 25, 2014 file photo, Johnnie Seitz moves a "mother" marijuana plant that was used to produce small "clone" plants at Sea of Green Farms, a recreational pot grower in Seattle. While many liberal policy goals have proved elusive during Barack Obama's presidency, there have been dramatic advances for two causes that once seemed quixotic, the legalization of same-sex marriage and the decriminalization of marijuana.
Earlier this summer, the Southwest Seattle Historical Society went public with some details of this year's Champagne Gala Brunch on November 8th. Now, not only are more details available, tickets are too - go here to get yours at the "early bird" rate .
Monday, Thursday and Sunday means football time. Why not tailgate on your own terms in one of these homes for sale near football stadiums? If you're a Vikings fan, check out this five-bedroom house, which is listed for $1,950,000 in Minneapolis, Minn.
The singer is due to kick off her American trek on 19 September in Seattle, Washington, but she has now disappointed fans in Utah by calling off her planned concert in Salt Lake City on 26 September . A post on her Twitter.com page reads, "Due to extenuating circumstances, the 26/9 show in Salt Lake City is postponed.
The streets are closed in the heart of The Junction for the 7th annual West Seattle Car Show - that's the live SDOT cam view looking north on California from Alaska. And that's how we start today's lineup: WEST SEATTLE CAR SHOW: Officially opens at 10 am along California SW in The Junction.
Once one of America's fastest growing churches, Seattle's Mars Hill Church, announced this week the closing of three locations and warned that another would be closed if donations fail to increase. The church also laid off around 40 of their 100 church staff , including several pastors who had expressed public disagreement with church leaders.
Lake Stevens resident Kim Boyer had established My Father's Home as a nonprofit entity and now the work would begin by finding the most desperate children they could help.
Maybe the current weather could be denoted as an Indian summer in Seattle. What with climate change and the strange weather patterns around the country who can say how long it will last .
The Naked Sessions at Naked City Brewery in Seattle . Black Raven Brewing's collaboration with Stone Brewing, Unabridged , will be released on Monday, Sept.
Sunny days and crop tops will soon be traded for gray skies and sweaters, but that doesn't mean the music has to stop. While Chinook Fest might not have the star power of other fests, it does offer a comprehensive roster of some of the region's hottest groups, like Pickwick, Hobosexual, and McTuff.
FREE LUNCH AND TREATS! ADMIRAL ADOPT-A-STREET : Grab the kids, the neighbor, everyone you can find, and go join the Admiral Neighborhood Association 's quarterly cleanup. You get treats before hitting the street AND a sack lunch for afterward, courtesy of Metropolitan Market , which is where you'll meet - look for ANA outside the store, 9 am.
We'll start with 12040 Riviera Place N.E. , which features an office with a built-in desk, cabinets and shelves, high ceilings and a wall of glass. Photo: Courtesy Sue Rockwell/Windermere Real Estate The 2,880-square-foot house , built in 2006, has three bedrooms and 3.25 bathrooms on a 0.39-acre lot with a patio, deck, hot tub, 75 feet of Lake Washington waterfront and a dock.
At left, Kate Jack, turning 21 years old today, with friend Ashtyn Mann, 20, were two of more than 65 people I stopped to interview today for Patti Payne's Coffeetalk, where I show up anywhere unexpectedly and pop the question, "What are you thinking about today?" The two Millennials snapped this selfie while telling me what was on their minds, as Jack turns 21. What are you thinking about? What has you going? You never know where I'll show up to ask your thoughts.
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Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:14 pm
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