Archive for October, 2011

Viaduct demolition spurs wellspring of creative inspiration

From impromptu photo shoots to an ice cream tribute, perhaps an unintended byproduct of this week’s Alaskan Way viaduct demolition is an outpouring of local creativity. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Cost of living in Seattle up 13% in last two years

A study by the University of Washington says the cost of living for a family of two adults and two children in Seattle has jumped 13 percent since 2009, reports the seattlepi.com. The rate jumped 19 percent for single people with no kids. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

A slow first day on the new Alaskan Way Viaduct

The speed limit on much of the viaduct is permanently reduced from 50 mph to 40 mph and the construction zone speed is 25 mph. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Saborio leads Real Salt Lake past Sounders

Real Salt Lake appears to have rediscovered its dominance at the right time. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Diaz wins unanimous decision over Penn at UFC 137

Nick Diaz moved back into title contention with a convincing unanimous decision victory over BJ Penn in the main event at UFC 137 Saturday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Polk’s 5 TDs power Washington over Arizona 42-31

Chris Polk scored five touchdowns and became the first player in Washington history with 100 yards rushing and receiving in a game as the Huskies rallied for a 42-31 over Arizona on Saturday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

‘Tebowing’ sweeps the country

Inspired by the late-game heroics of Denver Broncos QB Tim Tebow, and his calm demeanor kneeling and praying while teammates celebrated wildly around him, a fan launched a website called tebowing.com Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

CB Adam Jones leaves with hamstring injury

SEATTLE (AP) — Adam Jones’ return after nearly a year away due to injury didn’t even last a quarter. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Bengals pull away late for 34-12 win over Seattle

Rookie quarterback Andy Dalton threw a pair of first-half touchdown passes and Brandon Tate returned a punt 56 yards for a touchdown and the Cincinnati Bengals earned their fourth straight victory with a 34-12 win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Big Game of the Week, 11/4

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