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Fundraising hasn’t met projects, so Seattle’s Union Gospel mission will cut several activity programs for vulnerable kid…
08.18 / 20:04
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(Photo courtesy West Seattle Montessori: Former library, new enrichment center) Big news from West Seattle Montessori School & Academy (WSB sponsor) – it’s expanding in more ways than one! Here’s the announcement: West Seattle Montessori School & Academy, a Pre-K through 8th grade school serving West Seattle, White Center, North Highline, and Burien families since…
08.18 / 20:04
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The strike had threatened to slow Seattle’s record construction boom — 74 major projects are under way now in downtown Seattle alo…
08.18 / 20:02
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the U.S. in 99 years. Lines are forming, prices are rising and shelves are emptying as people scurry to obtain special eyewear to view the sun […
08.18 / 20:02
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The early eclipse weather forecast looks best in the West and least in the East with patchy clouds muddling up the picture in between. The forecast as of Friday shows Oregon and Idaho as most promising to have clear sky views, while South Carolina is the most likely to find the sun […
08.18 / 20:02
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Alex Jones hasn't received much of a warm welcome as he's roaming downtown Seattle, confronting people and recording his…
08.18 / 20:02
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Police earlier shot and arrested a suspect after the stabbing in the southwestern city and said they were searching for other possible…
08.18 / 19:36
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The post Harrington: Bannon Out Because He Undermined Trump’s North Korea Policy appeared first on Washington Free…
08.18 / 19:32
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An artist's visual attempt to turn the number "45" into a swastika-like symbol of white supremacy has gone viral, appearing widely on social media. The post Artist Attempts to Turn the Number 45 Into a Symbol of White Supremacy appeared first on Washington Free…
08.18 / 19:32
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Democratic Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Attorney General Jeff Sessions are in a war of words over Chicago's lawsuit brought against the Department of Justice over the city's sanctuary city status. The post Sessions, Emanuel Clash Over Chicago’s Sanctuary City Lawsuit appeared first on Washington Free…
08.18 / 19:32
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The Silver City Public Library went with a familiar face for the director’s position in Ken Dayer, who has served most recently as the assistant director and public services manager. “I understand how a library functions,” said Dayer, who has been with the library since May 2011. “I love helping people and I get satisfaction. [……
08.18 / 19:28
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Voters in the Cobre Consolidated School District approved $7 million in general obligation bonds to make facility improvements in the district’s schools over the next four years. A total of 275 votes were cast, with 212 voting for the bonds and 63 people voting against, according to the official election results released following the canvassing […
08.18 / 19:28
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A wavering Grant County Commission tipped to the affirmative on Thursday, approving the expansion of the New Mexico Unit Central Arizona Project Entity — currently just responsible for the controversial, proposed diversion of the Gila River — through an amendment to the joint powers agreement that formed the Entity. The lively public debate on the [&#…
08.18 / 19:28
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As a way to ease kindergartners into their new school, Sixth Street Elementary held Kindergarten Kamp on Thursday, sending the kids on a Bear Hunt with binoculars as a way to learn their way around their new school. “This is the coolest entry to kindergarten I have ever seen,” said Jarrah Aguirre, mother of Garner, [&#…
08.18 / 19:28
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NPB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding three Open Houses this weekend! The first home – open both Saturday and Sunday – is a great 3-bedroom home in Des Moines for $549,950: Desirable Westwood Neighborhood! Impeccable and spacious traditional two story home with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Plus, [&#…
08.18 / 19:27
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By COLLIN BINKLEY and MICHAEL KUNZELMANAssociated Press BOSTON (AP) – On college campuses, white…
08.18 / 19:26
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By AMY TAXINAssociated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – A California judge ruled Friday…
08.18 / 19:26
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By JILL COLVIN and JONATHAN LEMIREAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – Steve Bannon, a forceful…
08.18 / 19:26
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NEW YORK (AP) – Another presidential advisory committee appears to be breaking up. Actor…
08.18 / 19:26
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In the dawn hours of July 16, Edward French, a professional film and TV scout and avid photographer, stood atop Twin Peaks, the famed San Francisco hillside with its panoramic views of his hometown. French, 71, had his camera with him, as he always did. "He knew beautiful places. He was trying to catch the sunrise coming up Sunday morning, especially the way the city's skyline is changing," says Brian Higginbotham, French's longtime partner. "I'm sure he was just up there sitting against…
08.18 / 19:18
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