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On top retirement place lists, Seattle area is largely MIA


Reason includes high cost of living and taxes Continue reading

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The devil in the suburbs of Seattle


Pierce County seems to have more than its share of unfortunate incidents Continue reading

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From Seattle, the mountains are out–or in–or somewhere


What is the true meaning of this quaint expression for a sunny day? Continue reading

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You know you’re from Seattle when …


The quirks of the self-styled Emerald City are numerous and defining. Continue reading

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Why is Seattle so defensive about its weather?


Some actually apologize for it to a total stranger like me. Continue reading

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