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3 hrs ago | Government Executive
Could there be a more perfect lead character for a story about the first day of legal marijuana sales in Washington state than a 65-year-old retiree? The very first person to purchase pot in the Seattle area was Deb Greene, a retired grandmother who arrived at 3 p.m. t he day before to snag her place in line - and history.
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12 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
The listing for The Dowell Residence , in Seward Park, declares it "the region's most poignant example of Pacific Northwest Modernist residential architecture."
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The main interior rooms, including the kitchen, spill out into the garden courtyard and its dolce water views.
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.
This bird shows the breeding plumage well. The Auklets are Puffin relatives and feed by diving for fish and "fly" underwater.
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.
Ambaum Boulevard wasn't always a boulevard and certainly not paved but is currently traveled by thousands of vehicles each day.
Bishop Eusebio Elizondo, auxiliary bishop of Seattle and chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Committee on Migration, stated July 7, that the Catholic community "will continue to push" lawmakers to pass immigration reform legislation this year, regardless of political commentary that Congress is unlikely to act this year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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On June 30, Ballard Blessings in the Park at Ballard Commons Park celebrated the final phase in Washington State legalizing marriage equality.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:30 pm
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