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Blueberries gone bad | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:24PM

Every day I seem to be scrambling to eat fruit before it goes to the great compost bin in the sky (okay, Cedar Grove Composting). But I can only eat so much fruit by myself and it seems my family has quit eating fruit this summer.

Del Rio Harbor wins second straight in $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:11PM

Del Rio Harbor held off Mebossman and heralded stable mate Noosito and scored 1 ½ -length victory Saturday in the $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes for 2-year-old colts and geldings at Emerald Downs.

Mother Night by James Weldon Johnson |

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:27PM

Johnson wrote this poem, among others, while stationed in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela, where he was then serving as American consul--a position to which he was appointed by Theodore Roosevelt.

What you need to know about Congress | Lee H. Hamilton

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:40PM

Deeply unpopular and flagrantly unproductive, Congress is on its August recess right now. It won’t return until Sept. 9, after a five-week recess, leaving itself just a few days to settle issues like raising the debt ceiling and passing a federal budget.

Western Washington University to Host Weekend MBA Information Sessions

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:06PM

Western Washington University's Everett-based Weekend MBA program will host two upcoming information sessions at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug.29 and Thursday, Sept. 26 in Gray Wolf Hall at the University Center of North Puget Sound on the campus of Everett Community College.

Members of Internet fraud ring indicted | U. S. District Attorney

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:04PM

More than $1 Million Stolen from Victims –Conspirators use Well-known Internet Company Names to Lull their Victims

'Somm' captivates viewers with wine evaluation | David White

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:17PM

"Wine one is a white wine. It's clear, star-bright, and there's no evidence of gas or flocculation."

2013 Corporations for Communities Award nominations open | Secretary of State

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:08PM

Time is running out for the public to offer nominations for a 2013 Corporations for Communities Award. The nomination deadline is August 31.

Conflict needs healthy resolution | Rich Elfers

  • Aug 20, 2013 at 9:37AM

I bet I can predict how you deal with conflict. How can I do that? Because there are only five possible ways: avoidance, accommodation, compromise, competition and collaboration.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson warns about lottery scams

  • Aug 20, 2013 at 10:49AM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Officials from Washington's Lottery are bringing attention to lottery scams. Individuals and groups are calling and emailing victims on a more regular basis with the goal of tricking people into thinking they’ve won a lottery prize.

Longacres Mile winner back at Hastings | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 23, 2013 at 9:20AM

Herbie D, back home at Hastings Racecourse, “came out of the race very well,” according to trainer Rob Gilker. Herbie D has already been on the track this week, but Gilker said he’s still looking at options for the British Columbia-bred gelding’s next start.

To Electra by Robert Herrick |

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 10:48AM

I dare not ask to kiss, I dare not beg a smile,

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.

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