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Daily Herald
Teachers OK strike as talks continue in Prospect Hts. District 23Negotiations between the Prospect Heights Elementary District 23 school board a
Teachers OK strike as talks continue in Prospect Hts. District 23
Daily Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Negotiations between the Prospect Heights Elementary District 23 school board and its teachers are continuing Friday night in the wake of a strike vote taken by the union this week. On Tuesday, 99 percent of the Prospect Heights Education... Read more
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Everett Herald
Snohomish County Gives - celebrating the generous spirit of the countySnohomish County Gives This year, as co-chairman of United Way's giving campai
Snohomish County Gives - celebrating the generous spirit of the county
Everett Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Snohomish County Gives This year, as co-chairman of United Way's giving campaign with Herald Publisher Emeritus Larry Hanson, I've had the opportunity to visit with many organizations and people who have been extremely generous with their time and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Schaumburg may toughen rules for some tax incentivesSchaumburg officials are considering toughening the criteria for industrial bus
Schaumburg may toughen rules for some tax incentives
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Schaumburg officials are considering toughening the criteria for industrial businesses asking for county tax breaks if they are already in an existing tax-increment finance district. The new criteria were prompted by Amada Machine Tools America... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pingree Grove hires new communications managerThe village of Pingree Grove is hiring a new communications manager after parti
Pingree Grove hires new communications manager
Daily Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
The village of Pingree Grove is hiring a new communications manager after parting ways with the woman who previously held the job and fought hard to keep from getting fired. Former communications manager Paula Eaton said she signed a separation... Read more
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The Columbian
Judge sets limits in civil case over deadly Oso mudslideOSO — A King County Superior Court judge is considering which claims can be bro
Judge sets limits in civil case over deadly Oso mudslide
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
OSO — A King County Superior Court judge is considering which claims can be brought in a civil trial that will explore whether anyone should be held responsible for the deadly Oso mudslide. The Daily Herald reports that Judge Roger Rogoff ruled that... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Judge sets limits in civil case over deadly Oso mudslideAn aerial view after the Oso mudslide of March 22. (Photo: King County Sheriff'
Judge sets limits in civil case over deadly Oso mudslide
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
An aerial view after the Oso mudslide of March 22. (Photo: King County Sheriff's Office) An aerial view after the Oso mudslide of March 22. (Photo: King County Sheriff's Office) OSO, Wash. (AP) — A King County Superior Court judge is considering... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
UW professors, former student discover rare math patternA teacher writes an equation on a whiteboard. (GETTY IMAGES) BOTHELL, Wash. (A
UW professors, former student discover rare math pattern
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
A teacher writes an equation on a whiteboard. (GETTY IMAGES) BOTHELL, Wash. (AP) — Two mathematics professors and one of their former students at the University of Washington Bothell have discovered a rare geometry pattern that could have... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Judge sets limits in civil case over deadly Oso mudslideOSO, Wash. (AP) - A King County Superior Court judge is considering which claim
Judge sets limits in civil case over deadly Oso mudslide
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
OSO, Wash. (AP) - A King County Superior Court judge is considering which claims can be brought in a civil trial that will explore whether anyone should be held responsible for the deadly Oso mudslide. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1Jyeevm... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
UW Bothell professors, former student make math discoveryBOTHELL, Wash. (AP) - Two mathematics professors and one of their former studen
UW Bothell professors, former student make math discovery
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
BOTHELL, Wash. (AP) - Two mathematics professors and one of their former students at the University of Washington Bothell have discovered a rare geometry pattern that could have applications in crystallography or self-assembling nanomachines. The... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Kevin Schmit previews IHSA Football openers on Sports FeedCHICAGO – Football season is ready to being here in Chicago in three stages. T
Kevin Schmit previews IHSA Football openers on Sports Feed
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO – Football season is ready to being here in Chicago in three stages. The Bears start on September 13th. Illinois and Northwestern start their collegiate seasons next week. But this Friday it’s the high school athletes that will officially... Read more
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Daily Herald
Reflejos celebrates 25 years as 'mentor' to Latino communityMentor. Teacher. Integral part of the Latino community. That's how Jaime Garci
Reflejos celebrates 25 years as 'mentor' to Latino community
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Mentor. Teacher. Integral part of the Latino community. That's how Jaime Garcia describes Reflejos, the bilingual Spanish-English newspaper that celebrated its 25th anniversary on Tuesday in Elgin, the place of its birth. "Reflejos has been much... Read more
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Daily Herald
Reflejos celebrates 25 yearsSee twenty-five individuals honored as Latino leaders that have made a differen
Reflejos celebrates 25 years
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
See twenty-five individuals honored as Latino leaders that have made a difference in our community during the 25th anniversary celbration reception for the Reflejos bilingual journal at The Centre of Elgin on Tuesday evening. Reflejos is owned by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mount Prospect police officer suspended over traffic stopMount Prospect's Board of Fire and Police Commissioners has upheld the one-day
Mount Prospect police officer suspended over traffic stop
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Mount Prospect's Board of Fire and Police Commissioners has upheld the one-day suspension of a police officer accused of inappropriately ticketing a driver then misleading his supervisor about his actions. Police Chief Tim Janowick initially imposed... Read more
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Daily Herald
New Sanguche introduces full-flavored Peruvian sandwiches to NapervilleSanguche, a common Spanish word used in Peru for "sandwich," is both the name o
New Sanguche introduces full-flavored Peruvian sandwiches to Naperville
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Sanguche, a common Spanish word used in Peru for "sandwich," is both the name of a recent addition to the ethnic dining scene in Naperville and a reference to the hot mainstay on its short, unique menu. Cesar Chang, a native of Lima and chef-owner... Read more
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Everett Herald
Take a selfie at the fair with our Herald mascot, ScoopPublished: Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 12:01 a.m. This year, Scoop, the rambun
Take a selfie at the fair with our Herald mascot, Scoop
Everett Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Tuesday, August 25, 2015, 12:01 a.m. This year, Scoop, the rambunctious Herald mascot, is chillin'. He's kicked back in a lawn chair, hairy legs crossed, wearing a Seahawks... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Unga Using Life Lessons to Make Push for Giants' Final RosterNew York Giants linebacker Uani’ Unga is such a soft-spoken young man that, at
Unga Using Life Lessons to Make Push for Giants' Final Roster
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
New York Giants linebacker Uani’ Unga is such a soft-spoken young man that, at times, it becomes necessary to lean in a little closer than what is perhaps desired to hear what he has to say. However, when it comes to his play on the field, Unga’s... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police: Illinois man ate fake license stickerThe Daily Herald reports John M. Brannon of West Chicago was pulled over this m
Police: Illinois man ate fake license sticker
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Daily Herald reports John M. Brannon of West Chicago was pulled over this month for a suspended registration because he allegedly didn't have insurance. A Kane County sheriff's office report says Brannon got out of his pickup Aug. 11 and bent... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban investors say they remain confidentDon't panic. That was the approach of several people who spoke to the Daily Her
Suburban investors say they remain confident
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Don't panic. That was the approach of several people who spoke to the Daily Herald about the stock market roller coaster. Here's what they had to say. "I'm a little bit (concerned) but not so much because I remember when it happened in what, 2008,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rauner rewrites major heroin proposalGov. Bruce Rauner today rewrote a sweeping proposal aimed at curbing the heroin
Rauner rewrites major heroin proposal
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner today rewrote a sweeping proposal aimed at curbing the heroin abuse that has plagued some suburbs in recent years, saying that while he supports much of it, the plan should be changed to limit costs for the state. The plan tried to... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Snohomish swamped with request for data from county phonesSnohomish County is working to fulfill a public records request asking for all
Snohomish swamped with request for data from county phones
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records request asking for all data from government-issued cellphones. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that a person using the name Mr. Public Requestor in June requested the data. He has asked for... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Snohomish County residents drawn to solar powerEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Solar energy is growing in Snohomish County with nearly 8
Snohomish County residents drawn to solar power
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Solar energy is growing in Snohomish County with nearly 800 Public Utility District consumers who have installed solar systems. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1KfLDQy) the county's utility district says solar energy... Read more
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Daily Herald
New TV ads spotlight Elk Grove pinball maker's decision to stay localA Melrose Park pinball machine manufacturer was courted by officials from three
New TV ads spotlight Elk Grove pinball maker's decision to stay local
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
A Melrose Park pinball machine manufacturer was courted by officials from three states as it tried to find a larger warehouse for its ever-growing business. Company officials even received a call from Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who tried to lure... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Illinois Man Allegedly Ate Fake License StickerAuthorities allege a 46-year-old suburban Chicago man ate a counterfeit license
Illinois Man Allegedly Ate Fake License Sticker
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
Authorities allege a 46-year-old suburban Chicago man ate a counterfeit license plate registration sticker during a traffic stop. The Daily Herald reports John M. Brannon of West Chicago was pulled over this month for a suspended registration... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Snohomish swamped with request for data from county phonesEVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records r
Snohomish swamped with request for data from county phones
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records request asking for all data from government-issued cellphones. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that a person using the name Mr. Public Requestor in June requested the... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Snohomish Co. swamped with request for phone data EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records
Snohomish Co. swamped with request for phone data
KOMO Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records request asking for all data from government-issued cellphones. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that a person using... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Snohomish swamped with request for data from county phonesEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records r
Snohomish swamped with request for data from county phones
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Snohomish County is working to fulfill a public records request asking for all data from government-issued cellphones. The Daily Herald of Everett reports (http://bit.ly/1EQ5uPW ) that a person using the name Mr. Public... Read more
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SaukValley.com
NWS: 2 tornadoes touched down in DuPage County last weekThe Daily Herald reports that an E-0 tornado stayed on the ground Tuesday for 3
NWS: 2 tornadoes touched down in DuPage County last week
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Daily Herald reports that an E-0 tornado stayed on the ground Tuesday for 3 miles, from far southeastern Naperville to Woodridge. An E-0 rating is the weakest on a 0-to-5 scale, with winds topping 70 to 80 mph. That tornado damaged or uprooted... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
College students dive in to marine life at Rosario BeachANACORTES, Wash. (AP) - An exciting summer recently came to a close for 59 coll
College students dive in to marine life at Rosario Beach
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
ANACORTES, Wash. (AP) - An exciting summer recently came to a close for 59 college students studying marine biology at a beach-side campus on Rosario Bay. The Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory, run by Walla Walla University since 1954, is open to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grammar Moses: A give-take on 'bring' and 'take'You may know what a laser looks like and essentially what it does, but did you
Grammar Moses: A give-take on 'bring' and 'take'
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
You may know what a laser looks like and essentially what it does, but did you know that "laser" is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation? Or that sonar stands for Sound Navigation and Ranging? These are acronyms --... Read more
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Everett Herald
Good food, fun and a bite of news Published: Saturday, August 22, 2015, 12:01 a.m. I'm one of those long time
Good food, fun and a bite of news
Everett Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Published: Saturday, August 22, 2015, 12:01 a.m. I'm one of those long time residents of the Puget Sound who has a hard time picking what to do on the weekends — just too many choices! When I decided to attend the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fox Lake police chief, officer placed on paid leaveFox Lake Police Chief Michael Behan and an unidentified officer have been place
Fox Lake police chief, officer placed on paid leave
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Fox Lake Police Chief Michael Behan and an unidentified officer have been placed on paid leave pending a new investigation into a physical confrontation with a suspect that occurred late last year, village officials announced Friday. Behan and the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Legendary meteorologist Volkman tried to 'educate people about the weather'Harry Volkman's career as a meteorologist began near the dawn of two technologi
Legendary meteorologist Volkman tried to 'educate people about the weather'
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Harry Volkman's career as a meteorologist began near the dawn of two technologies -- television and modern weather forecasting. By the time he retired in 2004, Volkman had become a legendary Chicago-area weather broadcaster and had witnessed the... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Chicago O'Hare runway closed after noise complaintsCHICAGO (AP) — A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that has been
Chicago O'Hare runway closed after noise complaints
The Evening Sun / Posted 7 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that has been at the center of a fight over jet noise is closed. The Daily Herald in Arlington Heights reports (http://bit.ly/1K9PHSg ) that Runway 14-Left/32-Right was stripped of... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Chicago O'Hare runway closed after noise complaintsCHICAGO (AP) - A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that has been
Chicago O'Hare runway closed after noise complaints
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that has been at the center of a fight over jet noise is closed. The Daily Herald in Arlington Heights reports (http://bit.ly/1K9PHSg ) that Runway 14-Left/32-Right was stripped of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Chicago Fire Are the Most Disappointing Team in MLSThe Chicago Fire were once a powerhouse in Major League Soccer. Chicago won the
Chicago Fire Are the Most Disappointing Team in MLS
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
The Chicago Fire were once a powerhouse in Major League Soccer. Chicago won the MLS Cup in its first season in 1998 and finished twice as the runner-up in 2000 and 2003. Now, the Fire are languishing at the bottom of the Eastern Conference. They're... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
State tries to combat smell from pier work in MukilteoMULKITEO, Wash. (AP) — After some Mukilteo residents complained of pier work cr
State tries to combat smell from pier work in Mukilteo
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 days ago
MULKITEO, Wash. (AP) — After some Mukilteo residents complained of pier work creating headache-inducing fumes, the Washington Department of Ecology has approved a plan to combat the stench. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that Washington State... Read more
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NBC Chicago
O'Hare Runway at Center of Noise Complaints ClosedA runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that had been at the center
O'Hare Runway at Center of Noise Complaints Closed
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that had been at the center of a fight over jet noise has been closed. The Daily Herald in Arlington Heights reports as of Thursday, Runway 14-Left/32-Right has been stripped of its identification... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
O'Hare runway at center of noise complaints is closedCHICAGO (AP) - A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that had been
O'Hare runway at center of noise complaints is closed
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 7 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that had been at the center of a fight over jet noise has been closed. The Daily Herald in Arlington Heights reports (http://bit.ly/1K9PHSg) as of Thursday, Runway 14-Left/32-Right... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
State tries to combat smell from pier work in MukilteoMULKITEO, Wash. (AP) - After some Mukilteo residents complained of pier work cr
State tries to combat smell from pier work in Mukilteo
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
MULKITEO, Wash. (AP) - After some Mukilteo residents complained of pier work creating headache-inducing fumes, the Washington Department of Ecology has approved a plan to combat the stench. The Daily Herald of Everett reports (http://bit.ly/1J8O9WB... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
O'Hare runway at center of noise complaints is closedCHICAGO (AP) - A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that had been
O'Hare runway at center of noise complaints is closed
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 8 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A runway at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport that had been at the center of a fight over jet noise has been closed. The Daily Herald in Arlington Heights reports (http://bit.ly/1K9PHSg) as of Thursday, Runway 14-Left/32-Right... Read more
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Daily Herald
Legendary meteorologist Harry Volkman diesHarry Volkman was accurate, trusted, charismatic -- qualities that made audienc
Legendary meteorologist Harry Volkman dies
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Harry Volkman was accurate, trusted, charismatic -- qualities that made audiences tune into his weather reports for more than 50 years. Volkman, 89, died Thursday at Oakton Pavillion nursing home in Des Plaines, his son, Eddie Volkman, told media... Read more
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Major League Soccer
Chicago Fire set to transfer midfielder Shaun Maloney to Hull CityOrrin Schwarz of the Daily Herald reported on Thursday that Chicago Fire head c
Chicago Fire set to transfer midfielder Shaun Maloney to Hull City
Major League Soccer / Posted 8 days ago
Orrin Schwarz of the Daily Herald reported on Thursday that Chicago Fire head coach Frank Yallop all but confirmed Maloney's departure from the club. Maloney, a Designated Player signed in January, is allegedly set to join Hull City in the English... Read more
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Daily Herald
Documents detail no evacuation plan before fatal Prairie Fest tent collapseAn emergency plan shows no specific procedures for evacuating crowds in the eve
Documents detail no evacuation plan before fatal Prairie Fest tent collapse
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
An emergency plan shows no specific procedures for evacuating crowds in the event of severe weather at Wood Dale's Prairie Fest, where a man was killed and 22 others were injured when a festival tent collapsed in a sudden storm. The plan, released... Read more
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Daily Herald
These suburban high schools are ranked among best in the countryA number of suburban schools made new lists of the best high schools in the nat
These suburban high schools are ranked among best in the country
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
A number of suburban schools made new lists of the best high schools in the nation. Newsweek on Wednesday released a list of the top 500 in America. The rankings include 30 schools from Illinois -- and more than half of them are suburban. Naperville... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bold new zigzag line decorates Washington Highway 9STANWOOD, Wash. (AP) - A new zigzag line on Highway 9 near Stanwood was not a m
Bold new zigzag line decorates Washington Highway 9
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
STANWOOD, Wash. (AP) - A new zigzag line on Highway 9 near Stanwood was not a mistake by highway maintenance crews. The Daily Herald reports (http://is.gd/veokgL ) the line was painted on purpose to catch the attention of motorists and warn them... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hinsdale's fetching Fuller House will leave you satisfiedNewly minted Fuller House, in a space carved out in downtown Hinsdale, is provi
Hinsdale's fetching Fuller House will leave you satisfied
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Newly minted Fuller House, in a space carved out in downtown Hinsdale, is proving itself an inviting venue for dining and imbibing. The fetching bar and grill, opened in June by restaurateur siblings Sam Vlahos and Patricia Vlahos-Segretto, occupies... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Lake Stevens triathlonCelebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges in the kitchen, but he was
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Lake Stevens triathlon
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges in the kitchen, but he was in Lake Stevens for a different kind of competition. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that Ramsay competed in the Lake Stevens Ironman 70.3 Sunday, finishing the race... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Lake Stevens triathlon LAKE STEVENS, Wash. (AP) - Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challeng
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Lake Stevens triathlon
KOMO Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
LAKE STEVENS, Wash. (AP) - Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges in the kitchen, but he was in Lake Stevens for a different kind of competition. The Daily Herald of Everett... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Snohomish County raceLAKE STEVENS, Wash. (AP) — Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Snohomish County race
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
LAKE STEVENS, Wash. (AP) — Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges in the kitchen, but he was in Lake Stevens for a different kind of competition. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that Ramsay competed in the Lake Stevens Ironman 70.3... Read more
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The Columbian
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Lake Stevens triathlonLAKE STEVENS, Wash. (AP) — Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges
TV chef Gordon Ramsay competes in Lake Stevens triathlon
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
LAKE STEVENS, Wash. (AP) — Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is known for challenges in the kitchen, but he was in Lake Stevens for a different kind of competition. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that Ramsay competed in the Lake Stevens Ironman 70.3... Read more
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