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Thank you, Dave Niehaus

I can’t say I knew Dave Niehaus well. But in the years I spent covering television and sports in Seattle, I came to appreciate him not as legendary broadcaster or gifted storyteller – certainly he was both – but as a person of enormous dignity. Read more »

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Outdoors: Cyclocross Comes to Woodland Park

If my article now out in the November 2010 "Meat" issue of Seattle Magazine on the cyclocross craze sweeping the region tickled your fancy at all, now is your chance to check out the wild and wooly sport in person. This coming Sunday November 14, Seattle-based MFG Cyclocross is putting on its second annual Woodland Park Gran Prix 'cross race. If you are a racer, goto BigeReg.com to pre-register for the race. Read more »

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Fashion Friday: Hooray For New Store Openings

I’m feeling a little retrospective today:  A year ago, I was still scrambling to find one semi-new shop to cover for our monthly Shopping Around column (see our November edition here). Fast-forward to 2010 and three stellar new shops have opened their doors this week alone. Can we all dance a little jig for a moment? Read more »

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The Weekly Must List: November 4 - 10

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Shush: Silent Reading Party at The Sorrento Hotel

If you’ve ever doubted Seattle’s status as book-nerd capital, stop by the Silent Reading Party TONIGHT. At this regular (fun!) event, people sit in the Fireside Room, reading books quietly, often with drinks in hand. 6–9 p.m. Free. Sorrento Hotel, 900 Madison St.; 206.622.6400; hotelsorrento.com

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