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  1. Seattle Center Festal Highlights the 'Spirit of Indigenous People' TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Seattle Center Festl: Spirit of Indigenous People promotes the value of all Native Americans, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., today, May 30, in Seattle Center Armory and Mural Amphitheatre. Traditional and contemporary music and dance speak to the world's rich indigenous cultures, while native storytellers share the history and lore of their people.

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  2. West Seattle, Ballard go two and out at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Seattle Herald

    West Seattle and Ballard both had a two-and-out stay at the state Class 3A girls fastpitch softball tournament played at the Regional Athletic Complex in Lacey. The Wildcats from the Westside took a 5-1 loss to North Central of Spokane in their opener Friday morning before bowing out with a 19-2 defeat at the hands of Enumclaw that afternoon.

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  3. June 2015 theater coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    That's great, since no two experiences will be alike! A couple of events are shorts fests, which proliferate as the weather gets warmer, making our attention spans that much shorter. Remember, if you don't like one short, wait a few minutes and there will be another! Sandbox One-Act Play Festival or SOAPfest, June 3-7, at West of Lenin.

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  4. Sasquatch 2015: A mix of beautiful landscapes, gracious sounds, and delicious eye-candyRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    Having been hit with a number of obstacles both personal and professional recently, I needed a breather - bad. Over the next four days, I would join tens of thousands of gorgeous fellow music aficionados at a setting that makes you feel as if you are living in a painting with an around-the-clock live soundtrack of some of today's finest and most innovative musical creations.

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  5. the Music Lounge: Rob Thomas interview happening in late JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    Just last week, the Matchbox 20 frontman posted his reaction to Ireland's historic same-sex marriage vote on Twitter, saying 'Congrats to my friends in Ireland for being the first country in the world to enshrine marriage equality into their constitution!' With #1 albums and singles under his belt, plus two Grammy wins, Thomas is a successful solo artist as well and is set to release his third recording, The Great Unknown, this summer. He's promoting the CD with a full tour that includes a Seattle date on June 29 at the Paramount Theatre.

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  6. DirectoryRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | 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. Day and night our luxury service connects all of Bellevue, Seattle, and Tacoma.

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  7. West Seattle In Review: Disappearing Housing And Food DesertsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... stop on Friday, May 29. "1978. We built a house in this neighborhood. It was affordable. It had a great view of downtown at the time." "I love the convenience to downtown, I love the city. I grew up on the prairie - Kansas, South Dakota and Nebraska ...

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  8. Open houses for May 30 - 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The first home, 819 N.W. 65th St., is listed for $365,000. The two bedroom, one bathroom home was built in 1915 and has been maintained by the same owners since the 1970s.

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  9. Seven Seas Building to Become Boutique Hotel, Pronto Installs New StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seattle

    Seattle-based real estate development firm Revolve announced plans to renovate the Seven Seas building along 1st Avenue, site of the former Lusty Lady strip club, which shuttered in 2010. The building has has sat vacant since then.

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  10. District 3 candidates differ on affordable housing issueRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Madison Park Times

    From left: District 3 candidates Pamela Banks, Morgan Beach, Lee Carter, Rod Hearne and Kshama Sawant. Photo by Eric Mandel District 3 candidate Pamela Banks talks with a forum attendee after the May 12 candidate forum.

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  11. Few Washington hospitals offer rape exams for victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    Evidence collected in rape kits is key to prosecuting rapists, but timely access to an exam isn't always available. Few Washington hospitals offer rape exams for victims Evidence collected in rape kits is key to prosecuting rapists, but timely access to an exam isn't always available.

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  12. How do you make surgery safer? This Seattle startup has a plan and $2.5M to make it workRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    That's if, of course, the hospital you're at is a client of C-SATS, a young Seattle software company that spun out of the University of Washington last year. C-SATS records surgeons during procedures and then outsources those videos to people to evaluate them and improve their performance.

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  13. Spartans beat Rebels for state bid in fastpitchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bainbridge Island Review

    The Bainbridge Spartan girls softball team punched its ticket to state with a big win over the Rebels early last week. Bainbridge snapped a late-developing 3-3 tie with a one-run seventh inning to beat Juanita 4-3 at the Southeast Athletic Complex in Seattle.

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  14. What they're saying about Capitol Hill Station: Battlestar Galactica, not BerthaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Capitol Hill Blog

    ... to build a massive highway, the project is to build a subway line connecting the heart of Capitol Hill to downtown Seattle and the University of Washington. It is under budget and ahead of schedule. It is definitely not sinking the Earth around it. ...

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  15. West Seattle Friday: Last 'Laps With Lou'; KEXP & KUOW...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    LAST 'LAPS WITH LOU': If you're not already planning to be on the field at Pathfinder K-8 on Pigeon Point for PE teacher Lou Cutler 's last pre-retirement birthday run to help Make-A-Wish - stop by if you can to cheer for him , or at least consider making a donation - here's his page . This will be the 12th year that Lou has run a lap for each year he's celebrating on his birthday - so that means a 64-lap goal.

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  16. Women Who Love Whiskey will have another, thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    The Women Who Love Whiskey club meet for a drink. The group was formed by Bridget Maloney, top row far left, and Jamie Buckman, bottom row, second from right.

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  17. After beating cancer, Weepies singer Deb Talan on 'celebratory' tourRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    If you are a fan of indie-folk duo The Weepies - and many people in Seattle are, thanks to their Crocodile and ZooTunes performances and the inclusion of their music on "Grey's Anatomy" - it's been a worrisome couple years. Lead singer Deb Talan, who has been writing and performing with her husband, Steve Tannen, since the night they met in 2001, was diagnosed with breast cancer at the end of 2013.

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  18. WSU defensive backs and quarterback recruiting ranked poorlyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Coug Center

    A ranking of Pac-12 defensive back units, and another of quarterback recruiting in the conference both had WSU at, or near the bottom. The ESPN Pac-12 blog continued their post-spring position group rankings Thursday, releasing their views on team's defensive backs .

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  19. Amazon Leaping Into Free Same-Day...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MediaPost

    Amazon will offer free same-day shipping to its Prime members in 14 metro areas across the country for more than a million of its items on orders over $35 - if placed before noon - it said yesterday. Meanwhile, the Wall Street Journal reports that trademark applications indicate that the online retailer will be adding private-label grocery items to its digital center aisles.

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  20. Gang of Four book about racial unity in Seattle launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    The struggle for civil rights cuts across racial lines, one that speaks about the past in a way that stands for a future with respect and dignity to all citizens in a community. International District-legend Bob Santos knows that struggle first-hand as one of four civil rights leaders who worked together even though they were from different communities in Seattle.

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