2newcw11 thefan-am1090seattle-logo-fina2l
SUBWAY BEAST MODE CHALLENGE 2014 | Sign up for our 3.5-mile adventure run | INFO |

august

credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Best of Days of Play Around the Sound

It’s nearly the end of summer, and if you haven’t had enough play time, it’s time to celebrate a Day of Play! Both Redmond and Seattle are planning days for you and your kids to get outside, and enjoy the day before the school bell rings!

08/17/2012

credit: www.facebook.com/museumofflight

International Space Elevator Conference Coming to Museum of Flight

Going up? The Museum of Flight hosts the 2012 International Space Elevator Conference on August 25 – 27, with hands on activities, art projects and real live scientists!

08/17/2012

credit: photo courtesy of seattlepublictheater.org

Seattle Public Theater Youth Program Performs ‘Sweeney Todd’ August 17 – 25

In conjunction with the Seattle Opera, the Seattle Public Theater Youth Program is proud to present six FREE performances of Stephen Sondheim’s grizzly, modern musical classic Sweeney Todd.

08/16/2012

credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images

So What’s Up With All These Perfect Games?

Seattle’s Felix Hernandez threw Major League Baseball’s third perfect game of the season Wednesday — a record — joining San Francisco’s Matt Cain and the White Sox’s Philip Humber, who also tossed his gem at Safeco Field. That means six of the 23 perfectos in baseball history have come since 2009. Little wonder this is being called the Decade of the Pitcher.

08/16/2012

Wildfires Burn On Florida-Georgia Border

Central WA Fire Now 25% Contained

WA fire management officials said the fire is now 25 percent contained, up from 10 percent, in the fire that broke out Tuesday near Cle Elum, WA.

08/15/2012

credit: www.facebook.com/NordicHeritageMuseum

Best of This Weekend Around the Sound August 17 – 20

There’s no end of fun and entertainment around Seattle this weekend. Pack up the kids, sunscreen and snacks and head out to Viking Days, a Renaissance Faire, Community Festivals, Railroad Days, the NW Sand Festival and more!

08/15/2012

319845_10150750646408762_1639183627_n

Best Road Trips in WA August 31 – September 3

Time to fuel up the car and hit the road for one last long weekend before summer’s end. Fortunately, there’s lots of great festivals happening in Washington, so you won’t have to travel far to celebrate maritime heritage, Northwest blackberries, cowboys and rodeo or arts and crafts.

08/15/2012

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bellingham Residents Want Costco to Post Shopping Hours for Americans

A Facebook page that asks the Costco in Bellingham, WA to create a ‘special time just for Americans’ has created a stir in the Canadian and US media.

08/14/2012

credit: HRVOJE POLAN/AFP/Getty Images

Guide to Summer on Lake Chelan

Rent a motorboat this summer, and head to Lake Chelan, a favorite spot for Seattle folks to enjoy extra warm sun and a few days of R&R.

08/14/2012

credit: www.facebook.com/Seahawks

Flynn to Start Again as QB for Seahawks; Come See Training Camp August 15

Matt Flynn will get his second straight preseason start for the Seattle Seahawks with rookie Russell Wilson expected to play the second half on Saturday in Denver. Plus, come see Flynn, Wilson and the rest of the Seahawks in training camp on Wednesday, August 15 in Renton!

08/14/2012

more

previous