Tag Archives: Seattle’s Convention and Visitors Bureau

Seattle’s love-hate relationship with rain


Image-makers try to downplay amount of precipitation Continue reading

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Seattle expects record tourism year: Pot, what pot?


Prospect of massive visitors seeking legal marijuana goes unmentioned Continue reading

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Laws on weed and weddings put Seattle back in the news


New marketing opportunity clearly presents itself Continue reading

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Seattle media go nuts over prediction of minimal rain


Prediction of minor weather event tops local news Continue reading

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NY Times headline cites Seattle ‘bubbles of corruption’


But it only refers to a novel Continue reading

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Fifty shades of Seattle


New “mommy porn” trilogy, Fifty Shades of Grey, is set along Puget Sound Continue reading

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Jay Leno links politics, pornography–and Seattle weather


City image-makers should better market the rain Continue reading

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In Seattle, how do you solve a problem like Jean-Sun?


Miss Seattle’s disparagement of local weather and people draws international attention Continue reading

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A ranking where Seattle just became No. 1


Bad news: It’s the list of big-city sales tax rates Continue reading

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In Seattle, car washes in the rain


Commercial facilities seem to do a good business, too Continue reading

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