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2 hrs ago | North Seattle Herald Outlook
The Lake Washington Ship Canal Bridge is one of the more impressive transportation structures in Seattle.
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6 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
"Disney's The Lion King," plays Thursday, March 13, through April 6, 2014 at Seattle's Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St. Experience the phenomenon of "Disney's The Lion King," Thursday, March 13, through April 6 at Seattle's Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St. The breathtaking spectacle of animals are brought to life by award-winning director Julie ... (more)
8 hrs ago | American Thinker
Remember when candidate Barack Obama told Joe 'the Plumber' Wurzelbacher that "my attitude is when you spread the wealth around, it's good for everybody."
The Duwamish Tribe has just heard back from the Port of Seattle , one week after telling the port it "would like its artifacts back," the latest in a long-running dispute over items found on historic Duwamish land across the street from its West Seattle longhouse.
Writers, it turns out, crave community. We want what we don't have. I mean writer-writers: poets, novelists, spinners of “creative nonfiction” tales, those memoirs with a little extra oomph, so often involving a childhood heroin addiction, that fill today's best-seller lists.
The new EMP Museum administrative building is the first office in Seattle to be certified as "salmon safe."
A fugitive sex offender from Canada accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy in a West Seattle alley last fall will not be prosecuted in felony court.
Thanks to Marlowe and Eric for pointing out the announcement - Safeway 's buyer is no longer a secret; two weeks after first word the chain was talking with a potential buyer , it's been announced that buyer is Cerberus Capital Management , parent of Albertsons .
Named after a Minneapolis street dotted with dive bars, this ridiculously infectious boy-girl-boy-girl quartet toiled in obscurity for nearly a decade before pulling in more than a million views of its minimalist YouTube cover of the Jackson Five's "I Want You Back."
The couple, who retired to NW 60th Street six years ago, bought a home that had been recently redone.
Design plans for a major $65 million renovation of Pike Place Market, unveiled Thursday, would dramatically expand the market's footprint and transform its western side by connecting it with the Seattle waterfront.
According to Seattle Magazine , Bonache sauce made right here in Ballard is giving the traditional favorites Tabasco and Sriracha a run for their money.
We certainly value the principle of diversity here. But many people would probably answer that question "No" because - let's face it - for a big American city, Seattle is pretty white .
"It was the longest word I had ever seen in my life and I wasn't the least bit sure how to pronounce it, so I ended up with something that sounded like meLEH-juLAHchee ," the 78-year-old American author told me recently in Seattle.
Seattle's Department of Planning and Development has posted the latest new apartment project on its site .
ART Restaurant recently decided it wanted a signature beer. Located at the Four Seasons Hotel in downtown Seattle, at the corner of First and Union, ART prides itself on offering a true market-to-table experience, taking advantage of the fact that the Pike Place Market is right next door.