Redmond

credit: PIERRE ANDRIEU/AFP/GettyImages

Guide to Puget Sound Fall and Winter Coat Drives

If your kids are in need of new coats this fall, why not donate their outgrown coats to a great cause? Here are some local coat drives that would love to receive new or gently used coats to help families through this winter.

10/15/2012

credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Best Halloween Candy ‘Buyback’ Places in Puget Sound

The kids have had their fill, and there’s still lots of candy left over! What do you do? Here are a couple of sweet places where you can donate your extra treats.

10/12/2012

credit: KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/GettyImages

Apple Edges Out Microsoft in Introducing New Tablet

Apple Inc. is set to reveal a smaller, cheaper version of the iPad at an event on October 23, just three days before Redmond based Microsoft releases Windows 8 and new Surface tablet, according to reports on Friday.

10/12/2012

credit: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

Guide to Thriller Dance Events in Seattle

2012 marks the 29th anniversary of the Thriller dance! Want to be part of a worldwide movement? Join Thrill the World events in Seattle or Redmond. Or get your zombie on and learn Thriller at Fright Fest!

10/09/2012

credit: wsjunction.org/blog/

Best Trick-or-Treating Options at Puget Sound Businesses

Trick-or-treating options abound this Halloween season! Bundle up your little witches, ghosts and super heroes and head out to one of these fun, safe and family-friendly activities!

10/08/2012

credit: GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images

New HomelessYouth Service Center to Open in Redmond

There’s a Grand Opening on Wednesday, October 10 for the new center, which will offer emergency overnight shelter for young adults and full-service daytime drop-in hours for the homeless ages 15 – 24.

10/06/2012

credit: www.facebook.com/YWCASeattle

Shop Designer Labels on a Budget and Help a Local Charity

It’s the 10th Annual YWCA Closet Treasures Sale! A fundraising event for Dress for Success. You’re invited to shop for new and gently worn designer and name brand merchandise and significantly reduced prices! Plus, you’ll be empowering women through this worthy charity.

09/29/2012

credit: twitter.com/kingcosoPIO

King County Sheriff’s Office Determined Helmet Strap Strangled Boy on Zip Line

Investigators have determined that a bicycle helmet’s strap strangled a 12-year-old boy while he was riding a zip line installed at his home outside Redmond.

09/29/2012

credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages

Bill Gates Says New Windows 8 System ‘Very Exciting’

Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Thursday called the new Windows 8 operating system scheduled for release next month “a very exciting new product” and “a very big deal” for the world’s largest software maker.

09/27/2012

A 12-year-old boy is believed to have accidentally hung himself on the zip line while riding his bike. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Biking 12-Year-Old Dies After Hanging Himself On Zip Line

A 12-year-old boy died Wednesday when he hung himself on a zip line at his home near Redmond in an apparent accident, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.

09/26/2012

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,134 other followers