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  • Gabi Mann the little girl that crows leave gifts for!
    Gabi Mann crow whisperer? Crows shower Gabi, 8, with tiny gifts of thanks
    Gabi Mann has a bond with crows and at only 8-years old, she is more in tune with nature than many adults are today. It seems that Gaby has bonded with the crows in her Seattle neighborhood, they know her, count on her and because she feeds them...
  • Seattle Skyline
    Where to go for the best view of Seattle’s skyline
    Whether you’re a couple looking for a romantic picnic spot, a photographer seeking the perfect vantage point, or anyone curious to experience the city from another angle, this list will take you to all the right places.Gas Works ParkGas...
  • The 4 best hiking trails around Seattle
    The 4 best hiking trails around Seattle
    With its proximity to mountains and lush national forests, Seattle has no shortage of invigorating, scenic mountain trails. Drawing from personal boot-in-the-mud experiences and some expert advice from Washington Trails Association’s own...
  • Little Free Libraries spark sense of community and love of reading
    Little Free Libraries spark sense of community and love of reading
    Perhaps you’ve been walking around your neighborhood and noticed a dollhouse-like structure filled with books in someone’s front yard. These Little Free Libraries are part of an international movement that began in 2009 in Hudson,...
  • Seattle View From Gas Works Park
    Gas Works Park Offers Fun On Sunny Winter Days
    On sunny winter days, Seattle offers many outdoor opportunities. The area is home to both fresh and salt water bodies of water. Gas Works Park is located on the north side of Lake Union.The park sits on the site of an old gas refinery, which still...
  • Love
    Valentine’s Day in Seattle: You can do better than that stuffed bear
    Valentine’s Day is just around the corner - do you have plans yet? Certainly, some people claim that February 14th is a fabricated holiday commercializing love. But hey, it’s another excuse to paint the town red, and is that such a bad...
  • Oly rally
    Times front page signals next gun rights attack: State preemption
    Today’s Seattle Times front page reveals, perhaps unintentionally, where the next attack on Washington State gun rights will likely be focused: State preemption, the law passed first in 1983 and reinforced in 1985 that places all regulation...
  • Golden Gardens Beach
    Golden Gardens Offers Opportunities for Outdoor Winter Activities
    Sunny winter days in the Seattle area draw locals into the beautiful outdoors. The area is filled with possible destinations. One of the most accessible with great outdoor opportunities is Golden Gardens Park.The park is located on the north end...
  • Super Bowl Teachable Moments – Dads can turn hype into hope at home
    Super Bowl Teachable Moments – Dads can turn hype into hope at home
    Jan. 31, 2015 – Dads can turn 2015 Super Bowl hype into hope by capturing the teachable moments and encouraging integrity. There are 2 major questions that can be asked based on the headlines leading up to the big game on Sunday: Is winning...
  • West Point Light House
    Outdoor Activities for the Sunny Winter Day
    Winter weather in Seattle is unpredictable. Usual activities like skiing in the Cascade Mountains can be sporadic, due to snow levels in the mountains. So, what other activities are available in the area?Mild winter days are perfect for an urban...
  • Garbage landfill
    Seattle hands out the red tag of shame for residents who fail to recycle compost
    According to a Monday story on NPR, the city of Seattle has just enacted one of the stranger recycling laws in the country. While many communities now provide a separate garbage bin for recycle materials, such as paper, plastic, and metal, Seattle...
  • Anheuser- Busch
    Anheuser- Busch to purchase Seattle based Elysian Brewing
    Anheuser- Busch has announced another foray into the world of craft beer via buyout, according to an article published in the Street Insider on January 23, 2015.Anheuser- Busch has agreed to buy Elysian Brewing, a Seattle- based craft brewing...
  • Seattle recreational sports leagues have something for everyone
    Seattle recreational sports leagues have something for everyone
    Although Seattle summers are absolutely beautiful, the Pacific Northwest gets more attention for the rainy, grey weather it gets the rest of the year. Mid-January can sometimes be tough with the holiday season clearly in the rear view mirror, but...
  • SHOT handguns
    Gun-related trials in Seattle, Colorado do not represent industry, activists
    Three criminal trials — two in Seattle and another in Centennial, Colo. — getting underway today have been, and will likely continue to be used by gun prohibitionists as examples of why gun owners, and the industry that serves their...
  • Chihuly Gardens and Glass in Seattle: a slideshow
    Chihuly Gardens and Glass in Seattle: a slideshow
    In Seattle, at the foot of the Space Needle, Dale Chihuly's personal museum includes both indoor galleries and outdoor gardens resplendent with the art glass that has made the artist and his team famous the world round. This slide show escorts...