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RUMBLE RUMBLE....Hydroplanes and Blue Angels!

One of the biggest adventures in my childhood was the Hydroplane races here in Seattle. I remember my Dad standing on the shores of Lake Washington, with me on his shoulders, and he was pointing to the lake and telling me that the boat that was flying by was the winner of the hydroplane race. 871 more words

Keith B. MacDonald

Over crossing contract in hands of Milwaukee R.R.

Originally published in the Maplevalley Messenger, April 27, 1922

Pacific Coast Company gives bridge O.K. and contract is sent to Milwaukee for approval

The contract for the construction of an overhead crossing on the Milwaukee railroad at Maplevalley, and the elimination of the present dangerous grade crossing has been approved by the Pacific Coast Co., and is now in the hands of the Milwaukee railroad. 63 more words


Bamboo Flooring

✔  Sustainable    ✔  Durable     ✔  Natural

Bamboo flooring isn’t a hardwood, because bamboo isn’t actually a tree. It is actually  a large and sturdy member of the grass family. 206 more words

Two Weeks ‘til the 30th Annual Windermere Cup!

Let the countdown begin…

Saturday, May 7 marks the 30th anniversary of an event that is a touchstone for our company, our family of offices and agents, and the University of Washington. 179 more words


Earth Day kokanee release, a big day for the little red fish

Earth Day is a big day for kokanee. Around this time of year the Kokanee Salmon Workgroup release the native juvenile kokanee into Lake Sammamish. 232 more words

What King County Is Doing

Body Found At Woodinville Recycling Facility Identified

WOODINVILLE, Wash. (AP) — King County officials say body of a man found at a Woodinville recycling facility has been identified but his name won’t be released until relatives are notified. 62 more words


King County Road Services installs energy-saving LED lighting along roads

Today, April 22, marks the 46th anniversary of Earth Day. Over one billion people in 192 countries participate in Earth Day activities, making it the largest civic observance in the world. 255 more words