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Best Summer Art Festivals in Puget Sound

Outdoor arts festivals abound during the summer in Puget Sound! Lots of artists, amazing original artwork to admire and buy, along with kids’ activities, food and drink. Here are some of our favorites.

07/31/2012

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DNR Diver Search Continues

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, Wash. (AP) — The search continues Wednesday for a state Department of Natural Resources diver presumed drowned off Bainbridge Island. The department says the 24-year-old Puyallup man, David D. Scheinost (SHYN’-ohst), was part […]

CBS Seattle–07/25/2012

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Best Weekend Road Trips in WA July 13 – 15

Ready to get out of town this weekend? Whether it’s noshing, sailing, aviation, garden touring, art festivals, or beer and wine tasting (did we mention noshing?), there’s plenty to do in Washington state!

07/10/2012

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Getaway Guide: One Tank Trip to Bainbridge Island

A mere 30-minute ferry ride from downtown Seattle, Bainbridge Island feels a world away. The island overflows with quiet country roads, lovely gardens, beautiful beaches, wineries and even a farmers market. A hop to the island is a favorite day trip from Seattle because it boasts a lively arts community including a performing arts center and arts and crafts gallery. Visitors may also enjoy shopping in historic Winslow which is full of locally owned shops featuring everything from practical house wares to unique gifts from the Northwest. If outdoors is more your thing, enjoy a walk through the Bloedel Reserve, or go boating, hiking, biking, horse riding, out to the greens for a little golf or hit the tennis courts. No matter the endeavor, make Brainbridge Island your next big adventure.

06/23/2012

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Best Independence Day Parades Around the Sound

A grand parade sets the tone for America’s Birthday, followed by fun and fireworks, of course! Head out on Independence Day to catch one of these community parades!

06/22/2012

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The Scenic Drives within 60 Miles of Seattle

From the waters of Puget Sound to the forest of the Cascades and the backwoods of Snohomish County, a new adventure awaits at every turn just a few miles out of Seattle. If it’s got to be a staycation, it should be one with an enjoyable drive, not just an exciting destination. Meander through Seattle’s scenic countryside and make a pit stop or two on the city’s most stunning drives.

06/09/2012

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Best Bakeries for Dog Treats in Puget Sound

If you are looking to celebrate Rover’s birthday, or just want some local, organic and natural treats for your pet, we’ve found some great places in Seattle that put four-legged friends first!

06/06/2012

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Get Ready! Farmer’s Markets Opening for Spring

Spring is a great time in Puget Sound – the 2012 seasonal farmers markets begin to open! Check out these neighborhood markets that are opening in April and May!

04/04/2012

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Guide to Seattle Area Distilleries

Since 2008, Washington has allowed small-scale distillers to sell and offer samples of their spirits if at least half the ingredients were sourced in WA. Now with I-1183, beginning March 1, Washington’s small distilleries are able to self-distribute to local restaurants and bars. The Seattle area is filled with great distilleries. Here are some of our favorites.

03/12/2012

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Best of This Weekend, August 12 – 14

Put some fun in your ‘staycation’ and head out to one of these weekend activities. From celebrating Brazilian culture, to fairs, festivals and fireworks, there’s something for everyone!

08/10/2011

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