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Would same-sex marriage undermine traditional marriage?
Should PBS receive government funding?
For nearly 40 years Bill Wiginton has worked as a recycler, re-arranger - "I'm also a junk collector" - and landlord.
Any one of these spots would be enough good news for a month, but this season three celebrated Seattle chefs are all opening restaurants downtown.
The Transportation Department and contractors building a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle are trying to identify the mystery object that has blocked their tunnel boring machine - but probably won't know for sure until Friday.
A teenage boy was shot in the leg Tuesday afternoon while urinating outside on his way home from school on Beacon Hill, police reports say.
The longstanding Magnolia Boulevard Vegetation Management Plan , done in 1998, has only been minimally carried out until last year and this summer, when major work was completed in September.
Florida Congressman Ted Yoho was taking flak yesterday for his upcoming Saturday gun safety event, in his district, that promotes genuine firearm safety while today in Seattle, there is a "Gun Violence Prevention Strategy Summit" that will likely be portrayed as a "gun safety" event when it is really all about gun control.
"Being a lawyer is not a comical business," Tom Treece said as we sat with his law partner of 44 years, Dave Richdale, and laughed for the next hour.
More wintry weather was felt along the East Coast into the Northeast over the last 24 hours.
Capitol Hill A snow plow passes by pushing away slush outside the US Capitol Building in Washington.
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.
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.
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.
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)
Jimi Hendrix, Seattle's electric guitar god, is celebrated most strongly in the city in Paul Allen's Experience Music Project at Seattle Center.
A pedestrian is fighting for his life after being hit by a car Monday night in North Seattle.
Seattle's Charter Amendment 19 would turn City Council elections into a district based fight.