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2011

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Winter Offers Chance to See Snowy Owls

Snowy Owls are showing up around Washington state this winter as they migrate from their arctic homes.

12/26/2011

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Tips from the IRS to Reduce 2011 Taxes

With the New Year approaching, the IRS says there’s still time to lower your 2011 taxes. But you must act no later than December 31!

12/23/2011

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Best Seattle Spa Holiday Treatments

Get ready to unwind and let the stress of the holidays fall away. Make an appointment at one of these Seattle area spas for peppermint, sugar, spice and cinnamon treatments to make you feel brand new.

12/23/2011

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New Year’s Eve Weekend Road Trip Adventures

Wanting to get away for the last weekend of 2011? For a short drive, you can watch fireworks over the Pacific Ocean, ski at night, or dance the night away on New Year’s Eve!

12/22/2011

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Guide to Kwanzaa Celebrations in Seattle

First created and observed in 1966, Kwanzaa is an American celebration honoring universal African-American heritage and culture. You can join in on these Kwanzaa observances and celebrations in Seattle!

12/22/2011

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A White Christmas for Seattle?

Will Seattle see a white Christmas this year? Or should we keep dreaming….

12/22/2011

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Best New Year’s Eve Parties for Grown-Ups

Happy New Year! Ready to let your hair down and party? Here are some Seattle area venues where you and your grown-up friends can welcome 2012 with lots of fun and style!

12/22/2011

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Guide to Kid Friendly New Year’s Eve Activities

Sometimes it’s tough for the little ones to stay up past midnight. Thankfully, the Puget Sound has some great family-friendly “raise the roof” activities on New Year’s Eve!

12/21/2011

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And Baby Makes — 89

A new baby orca has been spotted in a pod that lives in Puget Sound!

12/21/2011

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Weighed Down – WA Ferries Have to Reduce Passenger Load Due to Obesity

The Washington state ferry service isn’t going to start turning away hefty passengers, but it has had to reduce the capacity of the nation’s largest ferry system because people have been packing on the pounds.

12/21/2011

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