When African elephant Watoto collapsed last week at the Woodland Park Zoo and had to be euthanized, her death reenergized a long-running debate over elephant exhibition in rainy Seattle. Today The Times asks for your opinion.
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Here we go again. Blow the general fund on bicycle priorities, art work, and then beg for dollars in levies to fund the basics like police, fire, criminal justice and other infrastructure that are the backbone of what government was intended to be there for. ["Mayor to seek levy to pay for police an
Charles Montgomery "Monty" Burns is really, really old and really, really rich. And he doesn't ever remember Homer Simpson's name, even though Homer has been working at Burns' nuclear plant since 1989, FCOL. Burns went to Yale. He has a devoted minion. He travels in his own railcar. He has hounds (a
RAVE To Seattle Fire Department Ladder 4 who responded to our call that 12 of us were trapped between floors in an elevator in Belltown. They arrived shortly after the call and got all of us out of the elevator efficiently and promptly. We all greatly appreciated their work.
While public school enrollment in Washington has surged by more than 23 percent since 1990, the state still employs roughly the same number of school support staff as it did a generation ago, making us either admirably lean or in dire need of more classroom aides – depending on your persp