Guide to “Only in Seattle” Sundays

Talk about keeping it local! Mayor Mike McGinn has introduced a new concept – Only in Seattle Sundays. And kicking off the first shop and eat local Sunday of discounts and fun is the troll dwelling, art friendly neighborhood of Fremont.



Rob McKenna Campaign Staffer Apologizes for Tweets

A campaign staffer for Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna has apologized for two tweets she sent months ago making fun of Asians and the elderly.


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Former Seahawks Promote Sleep Apnea Awareness

Two former Seattle Seahawks are joining a national campaign to “Tackling Sleep Apnea”! They are inviting you to come to a special event at CenturyLink Field on July 14


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AP: Signs of Improper Campaigning in McKenna Files

Using a fax machine and letterhead from the King County Council in April 2002, the office of then-Councilman Rob McKenna sent off an invitation to the U.S. secretary of the interior.


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President Obama Visiting West Coast

The White House press office says the president will travel to Nevada, Washington and California next week for campaign events and an unspecified official event regarding the nation’s economy. He will be in Seattle on Thursday, May 10.



Seattle Foundation’s Online GIVE BIG Event is May 2

Join The Seattle Foundation on May 2 for our second annual GiveBIG—a one-day, online charitable giving event to benefit nonprofits in our community.


Cinema Cafe 7 - 2011 Sundance Film Festival

Democracy Now Headlines 2/07/12

Today’s Headlines Syria: Homs Under Siege as Russian Minister Arrives Reversing Stance, Obama Asks Wealthy to Support His Super PAC Gingrich Blasts Romney as Voters Head to Polls in Three States Catholics Vow to Fight […]

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Democracy Now Headlines 2/02/12

Today’s Headlines Panetta: U.S. to End Afghan Combat Operations in 2013 Romney: “I’m Not Concerned About the Very Poor” Thousands Protest as Indiana Enacts Anti-Union “Right to Work” Law Washington State Senate OKs Same-Sex Marriage […]

1090 The Fan–02/02/2012

Cinema Cafe 7 - 2011 Sundance Film Festival

Democracy Now Headlines 1/31/12

Today’s Headlines Syria: Russia Opposes U.N. Resolution Against Assad Report: 13,000 Pro-Romney Ads Aired in Florida, 200 for Gingrich Gingrich: We Need a Government that Respects “Our Religion” Obama Defends Drone Strikes, Denies Civilian Toll […]

1090 The Fan–01/31/2012

Attendees participate in the first session of the 181st Semiannual General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. (Credit: George Frey/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Mormon Church Rolls Out New Advertising Campaign in Seattle, Other Cities

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is rolling out massive advertising campaigns in the Northwest to help people better understand the Mormon faith