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The agony of summer homework | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:14AM

Oh the agony of summer homework! My daughters just hate having summer homework. They feel it interferes with their busy summer schedules: playing video games all night in the family room, hanging out in their rooms all day playing video games, watching whatever their latest movie obsession is over and over, and complaining to their friends on Skype about summer homework.

'My True Love Hath My Heart and I Have His' by Mary Elizabeth Coleridge |

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:29AM

None ever was in love with me but grief. She wooed my from the day that I was born; She stole my playthings first, the jealous thief, And left me there forlorn.

The Gang and I wins $15,850 Coca-Cola Purse | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:51AM

The Gang and I got a rail-skimming ride from Eliska Kubinova and edged clear for a 2 ½-length victory Saturday in the $15,850 Coca-Cola Purse for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

King County Council meeting highlights | Aug. 26-30

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 10:20AM

Councilmembers will hear public testimony during their monthly public comment period. Speakers will have two minutes to address Councilmembers on matters relating to county government.

Lasting Rose wins $12,700 Ashbaugh Beal Claiming Challenge Qualifying Event | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 31, 2013 at 9:31AM

Lasting Rose showed no respect for her elders Friday night at Emerald Downs.

Renouncement by Alice Meynell |

  • Aug 31, 2013 at 9:35AM

I must not think of thee; and, tired yet strong, I shun the thought that lurks in all delight-- The thought of thee--and in the blue heaven's height, And in the sweetest passage of a song.

Song of Quietness by Robinson Jeffers |

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 9:58AM

Drink deep, drink deep of quietness, And on the margins of the sea Remember not thine old distress Nor all the miseries to be.

I think I’ll stick with writing | Living with Gleigh

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 9:51AM

My youngest daughter is at it again. She’s making yet another costume for another anime convention. I believe it has long ago quit being about the anime (Japanese cartoons), but more about the costume.

Biography of Nisqually tribal leader Billy Frank Jr. now available

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 10:23AM

The Legacy Project’s acclaimed biography of Nisqually tribal leader Billy Frank Jr. is now available in paperback.

Come Away Home wins Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 10:12AM

Come Away Home edged Bleu Tarp and Edge Forward in a frantic finish Saturday in the featured Carl’s Jr. Purse for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.

Vodka With Ice win $60,000 Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 8:07PM

Vodka With Ice, an 8-year-old Texas-bred, apparently adheres to one of life’s oldest proverbs.

Dog Bite, poem by April Lindner | Ted Kooser

  • Sep 2, 2013 at 2:16PM

April Lindner is a poet living in Pennsylvania who has written a number of fine poems about parenting. Here’s an example that shows us just one of the many hazards of raising a child.

$300,000 Washington Cup XI nominations | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 2, 2013 at 2:11PM

With five new title sponsors on board, a rejuvenated Washington Cup XI feature six stakes races*each worth $50,000*on Sunday, September 8, at Emerald Downs.

Black Diamond Labor Day parade | Slideshow

  • Sep 2, 2013 at 3:15PM

The Labor Day parade in Black Diamond took to the street at 10 a.m.

King County Council meeting highlights | Sept. 9-13

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 9:59AM

• A resolution relating to the operations and finances of the King County Flood Control Zone District; authorizing the expenditure of District funds for projects and activities in Water Resource Inventory Areas 8, 9, the Snoqualmie watershed and the King County portions of WRIA 10 (Resolution No. FCD2013-13)

Get on the job train | Living with Gleigh

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 9:52AM

I feel like I’ve entered a new dimension and I don’t really like it. I have to get up early to get my youngest off to school, but my oldest is still in bed sleeping because college hasn’t started yet. The urge to kick her out of bed is not as strong as my need to have my house to myself.

Rock blasting planned to close Snoqualmie Pass four days

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:03AM

Drivers planning a trip on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass need to plan for an hour or more of added travel time next week due to closures for rock blasting.

South King County transportation news

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:13AM

Some changes are in store for folks who use the Sunset Way on-ramp to southbound I-405.

Ghost Riders motorcycle gang leader pleads guilty to weapons charges | U.S. District Court

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:42AM

A leader of the Ghost Riders motorcycle gang in Pierce County pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to possession of an unregistered short-barreled shotgun and being a felon in possession of explosives, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler coordinated care’s three exchange health plans

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:34AM

Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has approved Coordinate Care Corporation’s three health plans for sale in Washington’s Health Benefit Exchange, the Washington Healthplanfinder.

Better Business Bureau publishes the complete details of complaints

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:23AM

Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington now publishes the complete details of complaints, including original complaint transcripts and their accompanying business responses.

King County Council Committee recommends Fire District 44 name change

  • Sep 10, 2013 at 2:12PM

“We protect 70 square miles serving Auburn, Kent, Black Diamond and Enumclaw addresses,” said District Chief Greg Smith. “Although we have been using the name Mountain View for twenty years, this will now make that name official.”

U.S. Attorney joins conference on Native American issues

  • Sep 15, 2013 at 5:03PM

U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan will join other Department of Justice leaders and U.S. Attorneys from the Pacific Northwest for a conference devoted to Native American Issues.

To the Right Honourable William, Earl of Dartmouth by Phillis Wheatley |

  • Sep 15, 2013 at 4:41PM

HAIL, happy day, when, smiling like the morn, Fair Freedom rose New-England to adorn: The northern clime beneath her genial ray,

Washington State Liquor Control Board to file single revision to marijuana rules

  • Sep 15, 2013 at 4:50PM

The Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) announced today that it will file an emergency rule on Oct. 16 to make a single technical revision to the recreational marijuana rules.

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