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1 hr ago | West Seattle Blog
A memorial service is planned this Saturday morning for longtime West Seattleite Betty Broughton , who died Monday at age 85. Her family shares this remembrance: Her early childhood was spent on a 10,000-acre working family ranch in Townsend, Montana where both of her parents were born.
5 hrs ago | Seattle
In 2012, then Seattle-based graphic designer Dave Battjes set a design challenge for himself to create a logo for every one of the more than 400 parks in the city of Seattle-at the ambitious rate of one a day.
9 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
The pistils, or white strands that mark the blooming of marijuana flowers, have turned amber, the color of money to the pot farmers inside a Seattle warehouse.
13 hrs ago | Crosscut.com
It may be an only-in-Seattle question. But Frank Chopp faces a Socialist Alternative challenger following Kshama Sawant's example.
Police say a suspect arrested in a deadly Las Vegas home invasion told them she fought off a woman with a screwdriver to help her partner in crime as he struggled with and fatally shot the woman's husband.
Last Wednesday night I carried a stack of newspapers up from the basement; the last 52 weeks of the Ballard News-Tribune/Westside Weekly.
The King County Ferry District announced last week the finalists in a contest to name two new water taxis.
Phyllis Porter of Rainier Valley Greenways, Seattle Neighborhood Greenways Executive Director Cathy Tuttle and Seattle City Councilor Sally Bagshaw on a visit to Portland Sunday.
In Jericho accident on NY Rt-25 EB west of Cantiague Rock Rd. Slow traffic from Post Ave/Post Rd in Old Westbury In Jericho accident on NY Rt-25 EB west of Cantiague Rock Rd. Slow traffic from Post Ave/Post Rd in Old Westbury In Medford vehicle on fire on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 EB west of I 495/Long Island Expy.
At trial, King County prosecutors argued that Lovett Chambers fatally shot Michael Hood without provocation outside a West Seattle bar.
With little momentum on Capitol Hill for much of anything - much less an ambitious package of big wage hikes - labor groups have gone on offense, pushing new proposals that would boost wages to as much as $15 an hour in cities such as Seattle, Washington, Chicago and San Francisco.
Travelers waiting for the ferry watch as two tugboats bring the disabled ferry MV Tacoma toward the Bainbridge ferry terminal.
Construction is starting on Touchstone Corp.'s 1st & Stewart project by Pike Place Market.
Capitol Hill underground-music hub Cairo hosts the third annual Vibrations festival, another sizzling celebration of the local arts community, in Volunteer Park.
The veteran hydroplane driver and owner is calling it quits after the Albert Lee Cup at Seafair on Sunday, and he has taken creative measures to fund his final race.
There was no way for Vashon-Maury voters in the late 1930s to fully understand the impact of their pending ballot box decision: which ferry dock should be the primary for Vashon and Maury Island - Fauntleroy or Tacoma? The Fauntleroy dock opened in the 1920s but it was seen as secondary, with the Tacoma facing route the primary means of getting ... (more)
The long dark mahogany bar amid century old brick walls, pints of Guiness and portraits of James Joyce make Conor Byrne a haven for thirsty folks that have been touched by the Irish charm.
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