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  1. West Seattle Sunday: Solstice sunset watch; Christmas Light Run;...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | West Seattle Blog

    Winter officially arrives this afternoon and, from the WSB West Seattle Holiday Guide and our regular calendar , here are some ways to spend part of this short but festive day: EXTRA SHOPPING HOURS : Many of your favorite local businesses will be open extra hours today and in the next few days as Christmas approaches. Three we know of today: Thunder Road Guitars , noon-5 pm; Wyatt's Jewelers , noon-4 pm; Atomic Boys , 11 am-5 pm.

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  2. Snow to Spread Over Interior Northwest for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    People who are dreaming of a white Christmas across the interior Northwest may see their dreams come true this year as another storm is set to impact the region just in time for the holiday. A major snowstorm is not expected to unfold for the holidays, but the storm will still bring a blanket of snow to areas east of the Cascade Mountain Range and into part of the Plains.

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  3. Travel off the beaten path to these weird museums - Sun, 21 Dec 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to their itineraries. Here are some suggestions from among dozens of unusual museums across the nation, from a funeral museum to an attraction devoted to wet wipes, of all things.

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  4. Olympic Medical Center beats big brethren in patient-safety scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    Olympic Medical Center will escape the 1 percent cut in Medicaid funds levied last week on 17 other Washington hospitals for poor records of patient infections, injuries and complications. The penalized institutions included two of OMC's Seattle-based partners, Swedish Medical Center-First Hill/Ballard and Swedish Medical Center-Cherry Hill.

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  5. Seattle home a constant work in progressRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    Sherry Markovitz's work has an emotional resonance, meaning she pours her heart and soul into it: The work "is on our minds every day. In a way, my work has gotten more pared down.

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  6. SLIDESHOW: West Seattle boys crush Ingraham 78-35 ; Sophomore Pryor drops 25 pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Seattle Herald

    The West Seattle boys basketball team took a decisive leap forward, moving above .500 in the Metro conference and 3-4 overall as they defeated the Ingraham Rams 78-35 at home. The Wildcats took charge early, jumping to a 17-2 lead and eventually expanding it to 33-8.

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  7. West Seattle Saturday: Santa, Santa, Santa! And moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Seattle Blog

    Happy Saturday! From the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar and Holiday Guide , some of the highlights ahead for today/tonight, featuring more than a few Santa sightings : SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIPS: Thanks to Jason for the tip that four West Seattle teams play championship games in the Seattle Youth Soccer Association today - all listed here ; the games are at 10, noon, and 2 pm, at Ingraham and Shoreline. Good luck to the Strikers, Donuts, Crush, and Inferno! SANTA AT EMERALD WATER ANGLERS: DIY photos with Santa Claus at Emerald Water Anglers in The Junction from 11 am-2 pm; donations are going to Wild Steelhead Coalition .

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  8. The great Capitol Hill restaurant invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Capitol Hill Times

    There's a crisis in the neighborhood right now, a delicious crisis. Capitol Hill is being invaded by a stunning amount of new restaurants, each one with a different configuration of tables and chairs and dishes, which I guess is to be expected.

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  9. West Seattle holidays: Shop local! Special hours as Christmas nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Seattle Blog

    Holiday-shopping procrastinator? More than a few of your independent local West Seattle businesses are offering extra/special hours in these last few days before Christmas. Here's what we've heard from stores so far - mostly sponsors, but we're happy to share news from any local indie store with extra hours/etc.

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  10. Chestnuts RoastingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The other day, while walking with my niece, Shayla, through the clutter of wet leaves and sodden chestnut shells on the sidewalks in my neighborhood on Capitol Hill, she remembered her mother warning her not to eat the chestnuts because they were poisonous. She also remembered fights with her siblings using conkers as weapons, an experience that growing up in Southern California, I had never shared.

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  11. Obama cautions that change may be slow to come to CubaRead the original story

    Friday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A federal judge on Friday ordered home confinement and GPS monitoring for two former officials with a now-defunct Massachusetts compounding pharmacy at the center of a 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64... A federal judge on Friday ordered home confinement and GPS monitoring for two former officials with a now-defunct Massachusetts compounding pharmacy at the center of a 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people... Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state. Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state.

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  12. Ballard author publishes Pacific NW guide bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Viewing Feed

    Gaudette Brewer is an award-winning food, culture and lifestyle writer who started her career as a journalist with The Associated Press in San Francisco and The Seattle Times. She has previously been a food writer for PCC Natural Markets and is currently a member of the editorial team at Allrecipes.com.

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  13. How Foreign Investment is Changing our NeighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle

    Quick quiz: What's the most expensive housing market in North America? If you answered Beverly Hills, San Francisco or Manhattan, thank you for playing. It's actually Vancouver, British Columbia, a city where the median income is a relatively modest $71,000 and plain Jane single-family houses in good neighborhoods sell for more than $1 million.

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  14. 2014 in pictures, from The Seattle Times photographersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Times

    ... into a tunnel. - Ken Lambert SMILEJuly 2Carla, 9, Rosie, 12, and Poncho, 14, were hanging out on Pine Street in downtown Seattle when I passed by them on my way back from an assignment. These three amigos were adorable and posed for photos. Few ...

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  15. PNB’s Stowell/Sendak ‘Nutcracker’ takes a final bowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Times

    Ballet master Otto Neubert rehearses two of the "baby mice," from left: Kokoro Anan and Rachel Young. Both are just 8 years old, but given time, Neubert says, "They become little professionals."

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  16. 2014 Holiday CalendarRead the original story

    Friday | Seattle Gay News

    Nov. 28-Dec. 23, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. SASGCC, 303 17th Ave. E. www.sasgcc.org; 206-322-2437. Seward Park Clay Studio Winter Holiday Show & Sale.

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  17. This Week's Calendar ListingsRead the original story

    Friday | Seattle Gay News

    TO GET A CALENDAR LISTING: To have your meeting or event considered for the Community Calendar, please mail, fax, or drop off details to: SGN, Attn: Community Calendar, 1605 12th Ave, Ste 31, Seattle, WA 98122. SGN phone: 324-4297.

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  18. Difficult dogs an artifact of home for Washington County's new animal behavior coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    "When I adopted him, he had a lot of behavior issues I was completely unprepared to deal with," Keene said. "I read every book, every website trying to figure out how I could help him."

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  19. Weekend preview: 5 ways to escape Christmas crazinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Times

    Sunset, Sunday, Dec. 21, at Solstice Park, 7400 Fauntleroy Way S.W., West Seattle: . Join your neighbors for a quiet, informal acknowledgment of the darkest day of winter, Sunday, Dec. 21. A small group of hardy souls will gather at Solstice Park in West Seattle beginning around 4 p.m. to watch the sunset and just breathe.

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  20. West Seattle Friday: Hanukkah celebrations; Charlie Brown; FRED;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Seattle Blog

    You probably recognize that as the opening sequence from " A Charlie Brown Christmas ," which happens to be our favorite holiday-related show of all time. Yes, we know, it was on TV earlier this month, and you can find it online any time - but tonight, you can watch it in the company of friends in West Seattle.

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