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Slideshow: Northwest Folklife Festival 2012

Inside four days of live music, dancing, and fried PB&J.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 05/29/2012

High Schools 2010

Grading Our High Schools

A guide to secondary education in King County, including student demographics and standardized test scores.

  • By Mary Pritchard, Clancey Denis, Alexandra Notman, and Judy Naegeli
  • Published 11/10/2010

Habitat

Safe Arbor

Taking inspiration from The Treehouse Book, authored by TreeHouse Workshop's Peter Nelson, the Danilchik family build a Swiss chalet hovering between two centenarian Western Red cedars near Poulsbo.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 10/11/2010

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Kombucha Culture

Fans of fermented tea are brewing their own at home with the help of Chris Joyner, owner of local kombucha brand CommuniTea.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 10/11/2010

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Something Fishy

The state department of ecology announced this past summer that our local waters are unusually contaminated with toxins—and may affect prized freshwater creatures. Dave McBride from the Washington State Department of Health dishes on the fish to avoid.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 09/15/2010

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Wiki Geek

WikiLeaks volunteer Jacob Appelbaum, developer for the Tor project and the hacker behind the biggest info breach in recent military history, speaks.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 09/15/2010

Preview

Arts Crush

Here are our top picks for Theatre Puget Sound’s month-long Arts Crush.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 09/14/2010

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In the Key of Glee

Oak Harbor High School’s singing coach, Darren McCoy, a real-life version of Will Schuester, is teaching a Glee-inspired class just in time for the second-season premier of the hit FOX show on September 21.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 08/18/2010

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First Look: Lecosho

Sneak a peek at Matt Janke’s new Harbor Steps restaurant, opening this month.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 08/09/2010

A&M Drink Up the City

Tour de Fat: Beer and Bikes in Gas Works Park

New Belgium Brewing’s annual bike-analia rolled into Fremont this weekend. We have pictures.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 08/02/2010

Concert Preview

Abney Park Puts the ‘Punk’ in Steampunk

Seattle band of "air pirates" rock hard, terrorize the skies.

  • By Alexandra Notman
  • Published 07/07/2010
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