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5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To Fall

With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.

08/12/2013

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8 Easy DIY Projects to Ready Your Home for Fall

Weatherproofing your home or updating your decor can be a fun and easy do-it-yourself project before fall sets in. Here are a few options to inspire you to get creative.

08/12/2013

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Bumbershoot 2013 Lineup Announced

Recent Hall of Fame inductees Heart join other great Northwest talent like Death Cab for Cutie and Allen Stone at this year’s Bumbershoot.

CBS Seattle–05/03/2013

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Opinion: Romney’s Middle Class Economic Plan: Work More, Make Less

Mitt Romney’s economic plan basically says if you make $22.50 an hour with benefits, you make too much money; and if you make $22.5 million, then you pay too much in taxes.

09/03/2012

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Opinion: Empty Chair Day 2012 and #Eastwooding

Instead of getting rowdy at a demonstration or protest regarding the lack of jobs throughout the country, people can voice their discontent with the nation’s current unemployment rate on this Labor Day by simply placing an empty chair in their front yard.

09/03/2012

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Labor Day Prices? Paying More at the Pump in WA

The average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $4.02. That’s 27 cents higher than the national average.

08/27/2012

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Best Labor Day Weekend Events Around the Sound

From Bumbershoot to blackberries, there’s lots to celebrate around Puget Sound over Labor Day weekend. Say goodbye to summer with one of these fun festivals!

08/27/2012

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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

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Best WA State Labor Day Traditions

It’s a day set aside to celebrate the American worker, and Washington State has plenty of picnics, carnivals and parades to help you celebrate a job well done.

09/02/2011

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Best of This Weekend September 2 – 5

Staying in town this weekend? If you’re not heading to Seattle for Bumbershoot, there are still lots of choices. Whether it’s going on a run, sipping a beer, watching vintage aircraft or taking your kids to the circus, there’s something happening for the whole family.

08/31/2011

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