Some Washington State VA Facilities Face Wait Times WoesThe majority of Veterans Administration medical facilities in Washington state are meeting timeliness goals for scheduling doctor visits, but centers in Walla Walla, Vancouver and Chehalis have yet to hit their targets.
Seattle's Best Pet Friendly Hotels Want to stay in Seattle with your pup? Puget Sound residents love their pets, and have some area hotels that can help your pooch vacation just like you - with style.
Tuning In: Twitter Launches Music Feature Twitter has launched a service for people to find music they like and tweet songs from iTunes, Spotify and Rdio.
BNSF Extends Moratorium on Passenger Trains The 48-hour moratorium on passenger and commuter train service between Seattle and Everett is now being extended indefinitely.
Best Places for Ski and Snowboard Gear in SeattleReady to make the First Tracks of the season? If you are looking for a tune up for your skis or board, or some new clothes and gear, here are some great local places that have you covered when it comes to winter sports.
Best Kwanzaa Celebrations In Puget Sound RegionKwanzaa, a family celebration started in the 1960s, was created to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community. Here are some Kwanzaa celebrations and observances you can attend in the Puget Sound area.
Amazon Launches Kindle Content Service for Kids Just in time for Christmas, Seattle-based Amazon is launching a subscription service for children's games, videos and books aimed at getting more kids to use its Kindle Fire tablet devices.
Best Winter Solstice CelebrationsThe solstice is on its way! Whether the Mayan Calendar is right or not, plan to celebrate the first day of winter and the longest night of the year. Here are some of our favorite solstice events in Puget Sound.
Guide to Military Discounts on Veterans Day Around the SoundOur military and their families can enjoy special discounts on zoos, museums, car washes and more over Veteran's Day weekend, November 10 - 12. Be sure to thank our military members past and present for their service!
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.
Guide to 2012 Autumn Equinox Events in Seattle We welcome fall with changing leaves, shorter days, and cooler nights. There are also events in Puget Sound that prepare you for the change of the season and the upcoming days ahead. Here are some of our favorites.
Guide to Rosh Hashanah Services in Seattle 2012Rosh Hashanah marks the start of a new year in the Hebrew calendar. It’s beginning of High Holy Days and a celebratory time! Blow the shofar! Dip an apple in some honey for a sweet year ahead. And head to synagogue on September 16 and 17. Here’s where you can find services in the Puget Sound area.