items tagged with seattle

September 25, 2011

Cossacks on parade

Once again this year, a top crowd-pleaser at the Oyster Run was the Seattle Cossacks motorcycle stunt team.

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June 30, 2010

Tasty outreach

This is part of the cooking crew from the Anacortes Elks Club, which Wednesday afternoon hosted a barbecue at Washington Park for several dozen people bused in from the Veterans Hospital in Seattle. A veterans representative extended his thanks after … Continue reading

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June 21, 2009

Seattle classics

Father’s Day activities included a reunion with an old friend and his family, visiting Seattle before embarking on a trip to Alaska. During the visit we stumbled onto the Bell Street Pier Classic Rendezvous. The Pacific Northwest Fleet of the … Continue reading

March 17, 2009

Nightmare come true

A nightmare scenario I first heard discussed in college came true today when the 146-year-old Seattle P-I printed its last edition. Somewhere in my files I have a paper I wrote for a college journalism class: an opinion piece that … Continue reading

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February 26, 2007

Seattle art

Saturday was an “out with the old, in with the new day” in my home office. Buried under dozens of photo CDs was a collection of images from a November 2001 visit to Experience Music Project (EMP) in Seattle with … Continue reading

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August 20, 2006

Fire boat

Someday I envision white lettering on a red background, but for the now the name “Leschi” blends in with the rest of the surface on the fireboat being constructed at Dakota Creek Shipyard. The $12.1 million boat, under contract for … Continue reading

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