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Jeff Bezos Buys the Washington Post

Jeff Bezos Buys the Washington Post Seattle magazine

File this under your unpredictable, out-of-the-blue Monday afternoon news: Seattle Business magazine just blogged that Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is purchasing The Washington Post, according to the newspaper.

Seattle Business managing editor John Levesque writes: Read more »

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Coming Soon, Tickets Going Quickly: Salmon Enchanted Evening

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Leslie Kelly

Better hook some tickets soon to the feel-good cookout of the summer. The season’s first installment of Salmon Enchanted Evening sold out, with more than 450 folks feasting on one of the beautifully put together meals wrangled by Tom Douglas and his crackerjack crew. Read more »

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Achtung Launch at Essenza

Focus your attention on this new line of perfume, debuting at Essenza in Fremont

Fremont’s scent super-store, Essenza, is hosting a launch event on August 8 from 4 to 8 p.m. for Achtung, a collab between local perfumer House of Matriarch, artist Rick Barchenger and emerging designer Aronhix who has created textiles based on Barchenger’s black and white mandala-style drawings.

House of Matriarch perfumer Christi Meshell explains a bit about Barchenger and their collaboration: Read more »

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Village Maternity Celebrates 30 Years this September

30 years of moms, dads and babies have passed through the doors of this U Village shop

University Village opened in 1956 and while all of its original inhabitants (save the QFC) are gone and the mall has changed considerably, Village Maternity is celebrating its 30th anniversary in September with a month full of in-store events, a new website with ecommerce and 5 percent of all sales to Children’s Hospital in honor of founder Shelley Capretto, who, daughter Anna Williams explains, passed away in January. Read more »

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