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1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Tour notable Seattle mid-century home

The listing for The Dowell Residence , in Seward Park, declares it "the region's most poignant example of Pacific Northwest Modernist residential architecture."


5 hrs ago | Seattle

An Outdoor Oasis on Lake Washington

The main interior rooms, including the kitchen, spill out into the garden courtyard and its dolce water views.


9 hrs ago | Northwest Music Scene

Girl Talk, Washed Out and Steel Panther among the bands to play Seattle Chive Fest

Resignation Brewery, theCHIVE's very own brewery will be pouring the elusive KCCO Black Lager and the previously unreleased Gold Lager exclusively at Seattle Center.


10 hrs ago | Seattle Times

5 best Seattle food favorites for out-of-town guests

There's a certain pleasure in visiting tourist mainstays - it's fun to see them through a guest's eyes for the first time, even if it's the twentieth for yourself.


11 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

West Seattle Wednesday: Give blood; buy produce; enjoy music; meet candidates; more

This bird shows the breeding plumage well. The Auklets are Puffin relatives and feed by diving for fish and "fly" underwater.


12 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

Naked man high on LSD breaks into home, recites scripture

Seattle police said a family was asleep inside their home in the 400 block of Lake Washington Boulevard East in the Denny-Blaine neighborhood shortly before 2 a.m. Tuesday when they heard someone crash through their front door and then start to loudly recite scripture.


14 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Summer outdoor movies 2014: 27 places to watch

The crowd watches the showing of R. Kelly's "Trapped In A Closet" sing along event at Fremont Outdoor Movies in Seattle.


18 hrs ago | Ballard News-Tribune

Taken: Seattle car theft guide

What do you do when you walk out from your job, your home or a World Cup soccer game and find your car gone? This was the dilemma this Ballard News-Tribune reporter faced less than two weeks ago and has prepared a step by step guide to save readers time, money and basic sanity.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Seattle Press


A leading music school in Washington State, The Academy of Music Northwest provides different levels of rigorous college-prep music classes and extensive performance opportunities for talented young musicians between the ages of 4 -18.


Queen Anne & Magnolia News

Tronquet to head Women's University Club

Patty Tronquet, a longtime Magnolia resident and owner of the floral company Pocket Full O'Posies, has been elected as president of the Women's University Club of Seattle.


Ballard News-Tribune

Reuben's Brews named "top 10 brewery" at 2014 U.S. Open Beer Championship

Reuben's Brews came out a winner at the 2014 U.S. Open Beer Championship. The Ballard brewery tied for 4th place on the list of "Top 10 Breweries 2014" and was awarded four medals - gold for the Roggenbier, silver for the American Brown and Auld Heritage, and bronze for the Dry Irish Stout.


Business Journal

The first in line to buy legal marijuana in Seattle? Retired Ballard woman

James Lathrop, owner of Cannabis City, the first retail marijuana shop set to open in Seattle, talks with Deb Greene, who will be the first customer to buy legal pot in Seattle.


The News Tribune

Shakespeare's "Two Gentlemen of Verona," "Julius Caesar" and...

South Sounders looking for outdoor Shakespeare this summer have three choices – although they all involve heading north.


Tuesday, July 8, 2014

United Nations officials are pushing for many of the Central Americans fleeing to the U.S. to be treated as refugees displaced by armed conflict, a designation meant to increase pressure on the United States to accept tens of thousands of people currently ineligible for asylum.


Seattle Times

Man accused of stealing card numbers from local restaurants

The U.S. Secret Service has arrested a Russian man indicted on charges that he stole more than 200,000 credit-card numbers from U.S. retailers, including eight Puget Sound-area restaurants.


The Stranger

A List of the First 24 Stores to Sell Legal Pot

Today the Washington State Liquor Control Board issued the first 24 of 334 licenses to sell marijuana from retail storefronts , kicking off a 24-hour moratorium before the stores can start selling bud to adults 21 and over tomorrow.


Mon Jul 07, 2014


Naomi Punk releasing a new LP, touring

Olympia's Naomi Punk , who re-released their 2012 debut LP on Captured Tracks that same year, will now release a new album for the label, Television Man , on August 5. So far they've released the fidgety post-punk title track as well as the more rockin' single, "Firehose Face," both of which you can stream below.


Business Journal

Elvis slept at Seattle's Olympic Fairmont hotel, and now it's for sale

A representative for the pension-fund adviser that leases the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in downtown Seattle said on Monday that his company plans to sell its interest in the luxury property.


The Waterland Blog

PHOTOS: Readers share their photos & stories of the 4th in Burien

BTB Reader Ethan Busse, 16, shared this great photo he took of the fireworks at Three Tree Point : New Burien resident Elston J. Hill also celebrated the 4th of July at Three Tree Point, and shared thesee pics and stories with us.


North Seattle Herald Outlook

The Ship Canal Bridge: The driving force in Seattle

The Lake Washington Ship Canal Bridge is one of the more impressive transportation structures in Seattle.



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