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John Taylor Confirmed as Department of Local Services Director

The Metropolitan King County Council on Monday gave its unanimous approval to the appointment of John Taylor to lead the newly formed Department of Local Services that is set to begin operations at the beginning of the year. 781 more words

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Matt Starwich taken by death

Originally published in The Seattle Sunday Times, December 7, 1941

Matt Starwich, King County jail superintendent and one of King County’s most colorful police officers, died at 11:22 o’clock last night in Swedish Hospital. 848 more words


Exhibition Opportunity!

Artists Up is pleased to once again partner with Cornish College of the Arts to present an exhibition of visual artwork around the theme of THEATER, in celebration of  88 more words


Heading East to Location #2

The second location I chose to visit on my trip this December was merely to investigate something I saw in a satellite photo. It might just make the WTF? 193 more words


Heading SE to Location #1

After hours of planning I picked two locations I want to visit on my trip.  This first location I chose for the following reasons:  relatively close to home, away from most of the light pollution, it’s elevation, it’s range of view and I should have less chance of being interfered with.  151 more words


Construction update: Work on Water Taxi’s future home goes vertical

Move over, waves and swells. You’re not the only thing that’s been seen rising above sea level along the Seattle waterfront in recent weeks.

This month, crews completed construction of the structural framing of our Passenger Only Ferry (POF) facility – marking the first time construction on our future home has gone vertical! 150 more words

Colman Dock

Where Are Home Prices Headed?

Home price increases in the Puget Sound area have started to moderate. While down from the unsustainable highs of this spring, prices continue to be up compared to a year ago. 151 more words

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