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Seattle among Top 10 cities for celebrating Fourth of July

It's no secret to us that Seattle knows how to party! Now there's some data to prove it. Statistic website WalletHub found Seattle ranks eighth among the best U.S. cities to celebrate Independence Day. Our score for activities, attractions and variety of 4th of July celebrations helped secure our spot...
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94-year-old woman skydives to celebrate friend’s 100th birthday

SEATTLE (KING) - A 94-year-old woman fulfilled a dream to skydive when she jumped out of a plane to celebrate her best friend’s 100th birthday. Beverly Witte, 94, has done many things in her life. She spent 50 years as an employee of The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture in Seattle and more than 20 years as a fossil preparer. She discovered the remains of a Dinictis cat-like creature that was 35 million years old.

Seattle, San Diego look to maintain momentum in short series

The San Diego Padres host the Seattle Mariners on Monday to open a two-game series between teams trying to continue their push to head into the All-Star break in contention. The Padres return home after scoring four runs in the top of the ninth Sunday to rally from a 1-0 deficit to pull out a 4-2 win against the Los Angeles Dodgers to salvage the last game of the four-game set after dropping the first three to the National League West Division leaders.

The Victor Tavern Opens Second Location from Ethan Stowell Restaurants

Ethan Stowell Restaurants is proud to announce that today is opening day for a second location of The Victor Tavern. The new outpost for this urban tavern will be at Second & University at the base of the 2+U office tower near the Harbor Steps, Seattle Art Museum, and Pike Place Market.

Robbie Ray, Julio Rodriguez pace Mariners past A's

Robbie Ray notched a season-high 12 strikeouts over 6 2/3 strong innings and rookie Julio Rodriguez homered as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Sunday afternoon. The anticipated pitching duel between Ray (7-6) and Oakland's Frankie Montas (3-9) lasted just one inning after Montas was pulled...

Light Sleeper Opens in Seattle’s Chophouse Row

Newly-opened in Seattle’s Chophouse Row, Light Sleeper offers innovative small plates inviting guests to indulge their curiosity and enjoy indoor-outdoor dining. Light Sleeper announces new concept, accessible natural wine list and adventurous menu after opening initially during the pandemic as a wood-fired pizza restaurant. Owners Eli Dahlin (chef) and Ezra Wicks (sommelier) bring Seattle a hybrid “terroir bar” with numerous eclectic glass pours not found elsewhere, and a world-class menu that offers rotating small plates, each designed to be a singular culinary experience. Additionally, guests will experience a concise list of handmade and terroir-inflected spirits, and cocktails highlighting sherry, vermouth, brandy, verjus, and other grape-derived ingredients.

VinePair Podcast: Can Brands Take Americana Too Far?

On this episode of the “VinePair Podcast” — in light of the upcoming Fourth of July holiday — hosts Adam Teeter, Joanna Sciarrino, and Zach Geballe discuss how drinks brands showcase their American roots. From American flag branding and beyond, does leaning into Americana entice consumers to buy these products, or does it push them away?

Seattle Mariners vs San Diego Padres 7/4/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

The Seattle Mariners will meet the San Diego Padres at the Petco Park in San Diego, California on Monday, July 4, 2022, at 6:40 PM ET. The Mariners are in second place in the AL West standings with an overall record of 39-42. Seattle is entering this match with two straight wins, following a 2-1 victory in the game series finale against the Oakland Athletics.

5 things to know this Fourth of July

People in over a dozen Washington state counties should begin wearing masks indoors in public and on public transportation again, according to recommendations from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The latest information from the CDC shows that 15 counties have COVID-19 community levels rated “high,” meaning...

Seattle PD looks to unarmed response for non-emergency 911 calls

SEATTLE — City leaders in Seattle are discussing whether community service officers, crisis response experts and behavioral health providers could be dispatched to certain 911 calls instead of police. However, the process is still being figured out, according to K5 News. Officer shortage is driving the discussion. Roughly 400...

Kirkland’s 4th of July Celebration

We are back! Join us for Kirkland’s Annual 4th of July Celebration. This family-friendly parade will take place along downtown Kirkland and will feature processions from local shops, dance groups, government representatives, and much more. Bring your friends, kids, and furry ones for this much-anticipated community celebration. Our motto for this year is Celebrate Kirkland, Together Again and we can’t wait to celebrate with you in July.
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Seahawks Hire Two Analytics Staffers

The Seahawks are adding two members to their football analytics staff prior to the start of the 2022 season. ESPN’s Seth Walder reported Monday, per sources, that Seattle is hiring Becca Erenbaum as a Senior Football Research Analyst and Peter Engler as a Football Research Assistant. Erenbaum arrives with...