A History Of The Holidays From Thanksgiving To New Years'How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?
State's Unemployment Rate Drops Below 8 PercentWashington state's unemployment rate dropped to 7.8 percent last month, the first time it's been below 8 percent in nearly four years.
US Video Game Sales Drop 11 Percent in November 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.
Nordstrom to Debut CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Shops in 2013Recently, 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.
Guide to Wintertime Farmer's Markets In Puget Sound AreaCare 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!
Best Holiday Light Displays in Puget SoundThough 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.
Seattle Children's Theatre Presents "The Wizard of Oz"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!
Best 'Nutcracker' Performances in Puget SoundWhat 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.
Best Out of Town Adventures This Weekend November 23 - 25Lovely 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!
Best Places for a Spot of Christmas TeaTake 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.
Sounders Deal with Empty Trophy Case in 2012 For the second straight year, the Seattle Sounders' season ended prematurely because a brief breakdown in the playoffs proved too much to overcome.
Wind and Rain Pummel Pacific NorthwestRain and wind pounded Washington and Oregon on Monday, flooding streets, toppling large trucks, cutting power to more than 20,000 people and causing at least one death.