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Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President Of

The idea that 47 percent of Americans don’t have “personal responsibility” or “care for their lives” is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney’s standards.

09/18/2012

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Best Sports Shops In Seattle That Offer A Military Discount

Summertime in Seattle serves up a myriad of opportunities for our military service members to exercise and have fun outdoors, and Seattle salutes our soldiers by offering up some great military discounts on sporting goods.

08/07/2012

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Weather, Not Limitations, End Mount McKinley Climb

Five men all severely wounded in war, including four who had amputations, had to abandon their climb of North America’s tallest peak, but say it was weather and not their disabilities that ended the summit attempt.

07/04/2012

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Guide to Memorial Day Observances in Puget Sound

Memorial Day weekend, May 26 – 28, is a time for us to honor and remember those servicemen and women who have died to give us our freedoms in America, and for those veterans who have served. You are welcome to participate in these local events and give your respects to our fallen heroes.

05/14/2012

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Parade In Seattle For Iraq War Vets?

SEATTLE (CBS Seattle/AP) — The organizers of a parade in St. Louis honoring Iraq War and other post-Sept. 11 veterans say they have been contacted by officials in Seattle who are possibly looking to do […]

CBS Seattle–02/03/2012

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Seattle Diversity Job Fair Today at Seattle Center

Still looking for employment? Seattle’s Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair is today from 11:00am to 3:00pm in Seattle Center’s Rainier Room.

01/25/2012

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Best Events and Activities This Weekend Nov 11-13

From Veteran’s Day Observances, to amazing sales and holiday activities, you’ll find plenty to do around the Sound this weekend!

11/09/2011

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Veterans Day Deals for Military Families

In honor of our veterans and active service men and women, many Seattle area businesses are offering special prices and services for Veteran’s Day. Here are some of our favorites for vets, servicemen and women and their families.

11/03/2011

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Best of This Weekend November 4 – 6

From recognizing our American Veterans to celebrating many cultures, this weekend is a colorful mix of what makes our nation great.

11/02/2011

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Veteran’s Day Events and Observances in Puget Sound

The first Veteran’s Day (called Armistice Day) was proclaimed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1919. Today, like it was nearly a century ago, we remember the heroism of our service men and women and honor our Veterans. In Puget Sound, there are many celebrations and observances to attend.

10/25/2011

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