From The Start, Dreamliner Program Was RushedScott Mayerowitz chronicles the Boeing 787 Dreamliner project.
Amazon Aims To Get Its Kindle In The ClassroomSeattle-based Amazon.com Inc. has launched a new service to help schools and workplaces manage Kindles used by students and employees — sending out e-books or blocking certain types of activities, for example.
WA Now Uses Fingerprint Analysis to ID Illegal Immigrants A federal program that uses fingerprint analysis to identify illegal immigrants in county jails has been activated for Washington state. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Andre Munoz says the program went live on Tuesday.
Report: School Turnaround Program Mostly Failing in WAResearchers at the University of Washington say the federal school turnaround program is mostly failing in Washington state, even though teachers and administrators are trying their best to make a difference for kids.
Reading With Rover - Literacy, Kids and DogsSometimes, kids need a little help when it comes to reading. Through the Reading with Rover program, they can read to man's best friend without correction or judgement. The kids get more comfortable reading, and the dogs seem to enjoy it too.
WA Area Farmers' Markets To Have Wine and Beer TastingsA new pilot program, announced by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, would allow samples of Washington's beer and wines for public tasting at area farmers' markets.
Summer Fun at King County LibrariesKeep your kids reading and writing (and playing!) this summer with one of the many King County Library Programs for ages 2 - 18!