Friends of the Cedar River Watershed are hosting the free Cast & Dig, a Fly Fishing and Habitat Restoration event, at King County Park’s Cavanaugh Pond Natural Area east of Renton, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, July 12.
The Mariners made a somewhat expected roster move today, activating Corey Hart from the disabled list. To make room for Hart, outfielder Cole Gillespie was designated for assignment.
Officials say a man who was loudly chanting on an Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Hawaii made the other passengers uncomfortable and prompted the crew to return and drop him off with law enforcement at Sea-Tac Airport.
An 84-year-old Washington state woman will soon hold her 1953 university class ring, lost six decades ago, after it was found in a dried-up West Texas lake.
France is increasing security on flights headed for the United States this summer, amid U.S. concerns that al-Qaida is trying to develop a new kind of bomb.
Comedy writer Kristin Newman falls in love with faraway countries — and dating.
Paul Greenberg’s book “American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood” tells the story of the degradation of U.S. fisheries and the country’s increasing reliance on foreign fisheries to feed its seafood habit. Greenberg appears Thursday, July 10, at Town Hall Seattle.
Seattle Chamber Music Society festival favorites, married pianists and young parents Anna Polonsky and Orion Weiss are back for SCMS’s Summer Festival — with their infant daughter accompanying them. The festival runs July 7-Aug. 2, 2014.
Red Star Taco Bar puts a tasty Fremont twist on traditional Mexican fare.
TV picks for Friday, July 4, 2014, include “A Capitol Fourth” on KCTS, the 1972 musical “1776” on TCM and “Monumental Mysteries” on Travel.
A review of an exhibition featuring 100 years of women’s shoes at the White River Valley Museum.
A roundup of new shows opening in Seattle-area theaters the week of July 7, 2014.
A roundup of classical-music festivals in Seattle and other spots in Washington state, during summer 2014.
Don't worry: This Independence Day, the flying saucers are coming from Earth.
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The tens of thousands of Central American children entering the U.S. illegally is both a humanitarian crisis and a national security one, Texas Gov. Rick Perry testified Thursday at a congressional field hearing in South Texas.
By Joseph Sutton-Holcomb / Special to The Seattle Times
A strengthening Hurricane Arthur forced thousands of vacationers on the North Carolina coast to abandon their Independence Day plans while cities farther up the East Coast rescheduled fireworks displays threatened by rain from the storm.
School counselors — that oft-maligned group expected to perform emotional triage, academic guidance and college advising for millions of students every year — are attracting increased attention from some pretty high-profile folks.
It may not destroy your soul, but it turns out heavy metal music can be hazardous to your brain. At least in some rare cases.