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6 hrs ago | Crosscut.com

The Daily Troll: Superintendent roulette. Gas Works vandalism. Paying more for pensions?

A group of teenage vandals hit Seattle's most iconic park last night, leaving swarms of empty beer cans and graffiti in their wake.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Publishing, Media, Medina, WA, Retirement

10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Consumer Confidence Index reaches highest level in nearly seven years

The Conference Board said Tuesday, consumer confidence soared in July, climbing to its highest level since October 2007.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media

10 hrs ago | Seattle Times

How does your garden grow? Send us your harvest photos

Prizes: Our grand prize will be an iPad Mini. We also will some other fabulous prizes, though we will confess: The "other fabulous prizes" run more toward the tote bag variety than electronics.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Publishing, Media, Family, Kids, University Village (Seattle, WA), International District (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

15 hrs ago | Seattle Times

‘Noah,’ ‘Cuban Fury,’...

New DVD releases for Tuesday, July 29, include Darren Aronofsky's "Noah," the documentary "Finding Vivian Maier," Nick Frost in "Cuban Fury" and the comedy "The Other Woman."

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Entertainment

20 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Preschool for all kids? Business leaders get campaign preview

Children participate in an open-ended activity session at the Denise Louie Education Center in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Seattle.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Marcus, WA, Publishing, Media

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Seattle Times

New York Times joins Seattle Times in calling for marijuana legalization

In its Sunday editorial, The New York Times editorial board called for the repeal of the federal prohibition on marijuana, adding an important national voice to the movement being led by Washington and Colorado.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Publishing, Media, New Times, Opinion

Switched

Anchor Linked To 1792 British Shipwreck Set For Major Cleaning

This anchor, believed to have once belonged to the HMS Chatham, will undergo an intense cleaning at Texas A&M University.

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Related Topix: Texas A&M University, Publishing, Media, College Station, TX

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Examiner.com

Exclusive: Wisconsin Police Chief uses his office to harass patriot groups

On Friday, Town of Campbell Police Chief Tim Kelemen pleaded "no contest" to "a charge that he signed a local tea party leader up on gay dating, pornography and federal health care websites," as reported at the Seattle Times .

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, La Crosse, WI

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Examiner.com

The 'other half' of gun control story bears repeating

The Seattle Times reported Saturday morning about Friday's arrest of a Southern California UPS driver on an indictment issued Wednesday, alleging that the suspect stole dozens of guns that were sold "on the black market."

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Queen Anne View

Does Nielsen really know Queen Anne residents?

PRIZM since the 1990s to categorize US consumers. PRIZM segments US consumers into 66 different types based on demographics and behaviors.

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Related Topix: Seattle, WA, Publishing, Media

Seattle Times

When we fail to educate our children, our future is bleak

Editor's note: These are remarks Seattle Times Publisher Frank Blethen made to the Rotary Club of Seattle, which is also known as Rotary Club No.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Journalism, Education Etc., Opinion

Northwest Asian Weekly

COMMENTARY: Dignity is not expendable for entertainment

The Greater Seattle chapter of AdvOCAte would like to thank Sharon Pian Chan for her thoughtful editorial, "Yellowface in Your Face" , regarding the Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society's production of The Mikado.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Blog News, Asian-American, World News, Japan,

Business Journal

Engineers file age-bias complaint against Boeing

The union representing engineers and technical workers at Boeing has filed an age discrimination complaint against the company, alleging it has targeted older workers for layoffs.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Publishing, Media

OregonLive.com

Guard, other man wounded in Seattle bank shooting

Police say a 46-year-old security guard and a 30-year-old man were both shot with the guard's gun in a struggle about 11 a.m. Thursday outside a Bank of America branch in the Central District.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media

Thu Jul 24, 2014

LiveScience

Long-Lost Anchor May Soon Give up Its Secrets

This anchor, believed to have once belonged to the HMS Chatham, will undergo an intense cleaning at Texas A&M University.

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Related Topix: Texas A&M University, Publishing, Media, College Station, TX

Seattle Times

Thursday Memo: Pot freighter afloat ... Revenge of the uncool ... Tank cars derail

No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Stranger

Seattle's Best Daily Newspaper Editor Says Stop Publishing Daily Newspapers

I love me some David Boardman . After leaving the Seattle Times as their executive editor a year ago, which I eulogized over here , Boardman is now the president of the American Society of News Editors and chairman of the Poynter Institute's National Advisory Board.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Publishing, Media

Examiner.com

Is media deliberately ignoring law enforcement opposition to I-594?

Are Washington State news agencies deliberately ignoring rank-and-file law enforcement opposition to Initiative 594, the 18-page gun control measure endorsed by the Seattle Times, and financed largely by wealthy Seattle-area elites, while reporting - as did the Seattle P-I.com Monday - who supports the measure? Last night, at a meeting of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Criminal Defense Law, Law, King County, WA

Reuters

Last victim of deadly Washington mudslide believed found

Search teams in Washington State have found the remains of a person thought to be the last victim of a mudslide that buried an entire community in March and killed 43 people, county authorities said.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Snohomish County, WA, Publishing, Media, Oso, WA, Landslide

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Stranger

The Problem with The Mikado

The comic opera was written in 1885 and set in Japan, and this is the 10th time the G&S Society has produced it in their 60-year history.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Japanese-American, Gilbert and Sullivan, Opera, Publishing, Media, Japan, World News,

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