Washington state’s unemployment rate dropped to 7.8 percent last month, the first time it’s been below 8 percent in nearly four years.
U.S. retail sales of new video-game hardware, software and accessories fell 11 percent in November. But last month represented the smallest decrease so far this year, helped in part by the launch of Redmond based Nintendo’s new console, the Wii U.
Recently, CDFA/Vogue Fashion Fund announced its winners for their Fashion Fund Prize! Starting in February 2013, you’ll be able to shop all 10 designers from the CDFA/Vogue Fashion Fund at Seattle-based Nordstrom.
Care to shop fresh and local this winter? Some farmer’s markets in Puget Sound stay open year round, and others are open during the holidays with the freshest and best ingredients to make sure your holidays are healthy and bright!
Though the nights are longer in the Pacific Northwest during the holidays, the joy and childlike wonder of sparkly lights makes the night sky bright! Come out and enjoy one of these festive holiday traditions.
Come for a special treat this holiday season – Seattle Children’s Theatre’s delightful performance of ‘The Wizard of Oz’, and treat yourself to an Oz cupcake from Trophy Cupcakes!
What holiday season would be complete without Clara, the Mouse King and the Nutcracker? Come hear Tchaikovsky’s beautiful score and see local dancers whirl through snowfalls and magic in this traditional ballet.
Lovely arts and crafts and wine events this weekend are just a short drive out of town. Get a away for the weekend, relax and do some sipping and shopping. Here’s where to go!
Take a step back in time and relax with a cup of afternoon tea. Puget Sound has some lovely tea rooms that make a fun and festive place to gather with friends during the holidays. Here are some of our favorites.
For the second straight year, the Seattle Sounders’ season ended prematurely because a brief breakdown in the playoffs proved too much to overcome.