It's the one year anniversary of the state's same sex marriage law, and the latest statistics shows same sex couples made up 17 percent of marriages in Washington in that time.
Washington State Department of Health, Thu, Dec 5 2013 @ 06:59 PM
As part of a statewide initiative to preserve federally subsidized rental housing, the King County Housing Authority completed the purchase on Dec. 2 of four Section 8 "expiring use" properties in King County, including Northwood Square, a 24-unit complex that houses low-income families with children in Auburn, 529 8th St NE.
Auburn Reporter, Thu, Dec 5 2013 @ 01:00 PM
Newly elected Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant and Obama agree on raising the minimum wage, its just that Sawant wants it higher at $15 an hour.
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Fri, Dec 6 2013 @ 05:41 AM
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishnessa Dickens was talking about London and Paris in his novel published more than 150 years ago, but he might have been describing 21st century farming.
GoodFood World, Thu, Dec 5 2013 @ 11:21 PM
King County is set to approve a zoning ordinance that would pave the way for a large-scale marijuana facility in the middle of two heavily populated neighborhoods, Redmond Ridge and Redmond Ridge East [" County is asked to block pot farm ," page one, Dec. 3].
Seattle Times, Thu, Dec 5 2013 @ 10:01 PM