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39 min ago | Examiner.com
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.
What's the best route to energy independence?
Do You Know the NRA?
4 hrs ago | City Paper
On a lazy D.C. snow day, the laziest of apps launched: PostMates, which promises to deliver anything to you with Uber-like efficiency in under an hour.
10 hrs ago | The Washington Post
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.
10 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog
In a briefing before the City Council Transportation Committee , SDOT has just admitted what really caused the de-icer debacle eight days ago, when multiple crashes happened on the de-icer-slickened West Seattle Bridge, subsequently shut down until it could be sanded .
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.
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.
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.
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.
The branches, located in Bainbridge Island and West Seattle, increase HomeStreet's total deposits to approximately $2.37 billion on a pro forma basis as of September 30, 2013, and increase the bank's retail deposit branch network to 20 in its home region of Puget Sound and 30 overall in Washington, Oregon and Hawaii.
A toker who called himself "John the Freak" lights up a large roll of weed Friday at Seattle Center.
The Anglican diocese of New Westminster, B.C., a Vancouver suburb, last week elected a Seattle priest, the Rev.
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. SEATTLE - Today marks the anniversary of the day Washington's legal marijuana law took effect, and hundreds of people are expected to celebrate by lighting up beneath the Space Needle at a party permitted by the city of Seattle.
Any Charles Dickens ' tale basically has the same theme, working through adversity to get to hope.
SDOT released a traffic advisory report that lists all the events and closures, and advises motorists to be aware and anticipate traffic delays in the downtown area.