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Major Snowstorm Expected in WA; Some Schools Announcing Delays

A major snowstorm is expected to hit Washington state Wednesday, piling between six to 12 inches of snow in Seattle and other lowland areas of western Washington, the National Weather Service said Monday.
And a few school districts are already announcing delays for Tuesday, January 17.

01/16/2012

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14 Year Old Boy Who Collapsed at Basketball Practice Dies

The 14-year-old La Center, Wash., boy who collapsed during a middle school basketball practice on January 3 died Monday at a Portland hospital.

01/10/2012

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Warning! Three Day Weekend Ahead: Kids’ Activities for MLK Jr Day

It’s MLK Jr. Day on Monday, January 16. Did the three-day weekend sneak up on you? Here are some fun activities you can do with the kids, and a couple of options for the kids if you need to work.

01/09/2012

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School Dollars Under Watchful Eye of WA State Supreme Court

The Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the state isn’t meeting its constitutional obligation to amply pay for basic public education, but the justices gave an endorsement to the reform work the Legislature has already started.

01/05/2012

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Secret Deals in Seattle for Dining, Massage and More!

We’re all trying to save a few dollars these days. Did you know that the Seattle area has schools whose students provide terrific services, and they’re all overseen by professionals. Ever try a three-course meal at a culinary institute? How about a haircut, or getting your teeth cleaned – all at drastically reduced prices. Here are some of our favorite ways to cut costs around the Sound.

01/04/2012

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Air Force Veteran Upset Daughter’s Class Recites Pledge of Allegiance

SEATTLE, Wash. (CBS Seattle) — A United States Air Force veteran is upset that her daughter’s school recites the Pledge of Allegiance. Haley Sides, 26, said she enrolled her daughter at the John Stanford International School because it […]

10/24/2011

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DigiPen Day for Your Gamer

If your kid is a gamer, they might be interested in finding out about a potential career in the field at one of the top schools in the nation for video game design. Plus, it’s a chance to get the kids off the couch and away from the controller for a few hours.

08/14/2011

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Best Clothing Stores for Kids in Seattle

Kids and growing go together, and before you know it, they need new clothes. There are some great stores in the Seattle area that carry local designers, sustainable clothing, and just all-around cool stuff your kids will want when they head back to the classroom.

08/03/2011

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School Supply Drive for NW Foster Kids Begins

This fall, 20,000 foster children will head back to the classroom in the Northwest, and you have a chance to help them feel ready and confident for school!

07/18/2011

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