Tag Archives: Seattle

Bracing for Seattle ‘snow’: Armageddon with a smile


The city–or its media–is in a near-panic over what looks like next to no accumulation Continue reading

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I officially live in ‘Metronatural’ Seattle–with my clothes on


Local image-makers adopted the brand five years ago. Continue reading

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How youth soccer explains Seattle


Sport reflects local conditions and customs Continue reading

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Bicyclists lose, boozers win in Seattle vote


Tax to build bike paths goes down, while Costco wins right to sell hard stuff Continue reading

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Ballot propositions are just as nutsy in Seattle


Truth is in short supply. Continue reading

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Poor Seattle: ‘Viadoom’ gets far less buzz than ‘Carmageddon’


Little note taken elsewhere of gigantic traffic disruption. Continue reading

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The bicycle wars of Seattle


Is there a growing love-hate relationship between those who drive and those who bike? 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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Sense of humor in Seattle seems to be elusive


Jokes about local matters don’t appear to go over very well. Continue reading

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The dark underside of Seattle elections


Why are so many “security measures” needed, including public video? Continue reading

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