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Idaho Couples Ask Judge To Rule On Gay Marriage

They say the state’s ban on gay marriage is discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation.

02/20/2014

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Ron Allen Opens New ‘Living Computer Museum’ in Seattle

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, in the spirit of his EMP (Experience Music Project) museum, has opened a new Living Computer Museum – with old time working computers! Come see and play on a TRS-80 or Commodore 64!

11/01/2012

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World Championship Sand Sculpting Comes to Federal Way

Federal Way will host the World Championship Of Sand Sculpting’s Tournament of Champions 2012 from Thursday, August 16 through Sunday, September 3. The tournament brings some of today’s top stars in the world of museum-quality […]

07/23/2012

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Guide to Back to School Drives in Puget Sound

While you’re out shopping for back to school items, why not pick up a few extra supplies for local kids in need? Here are some drives near you that would appreciate a helping hand.

07/18/2012

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Guide to Puget Sound Fourth of July Celebrations

Seattle’s not the only city celebrating America’s Birthday on July 4! Here are some of the other local communities with entertainment, parades, family fun and fireworks!

06/19/2012

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Best May Nordic Celebrations in Puget Sound

This Thursday, May 17, is Syttende Mai – Norwegian Constitution Day! Puget Sound will come alive with music, food, dancing, kids’ activities and the biggest parade this side of Norway! Then it’s Viking Fest in Poulsbo all weekend long! Get ready to celebrate!

05/16/2012

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Guide to NW Folklife Festival Family Activities

Northwest Folklife is the largest FREE festival in the US! Join in over Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28, as Seattle Center becomes a festival of Northwest music, culture and art!

05/05/2012

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Snohomish County American Red Cross Helps Military Families After Deployment

The Snohomish County Chapter of American Red Cross has developed a series of free workshops to assist American military families in managing the family’s readjustment to the service member’s return. Service members and their families are invited to attend.

02/22/2012

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Holiday Sensory Friendly Movies for Kids with Autism

AMC Theatres and the Autism Society have teamed up to bring families affected by autism and other disabilities a special opportunity to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment on a monthly […]

11/29/2011

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Guide to November Food Drives Around the Sound

Thanksgiving is a difficult time of year for those in need. This year, many Puget Sound locations are offering incentives for non-perishable items headed for local food banks. Help make someone’s holidays a little brighter this year. Here are some of our favorite food drives.

11/08/2011

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