THIS JUST IN!!!
Two calls in 24 hours from the same iffy charity prowling Seattle (Disabled Police and Sheriffs Foundation spent on charity just 6% of money raised), NewToSeattle.com, May 17, 2016.
Suspense in Seattle grows as tunneling moves under Viaduct (Elevated roadway to shut for two weeks just in case something happens), NewToSeattle.com, April 26, 2016.
New Yorker story about Seattle sinking into the sea wins a Pulitzer Prize (Kathryn Schulz earthquake article triggered much local debate), NewToSeattle.com, April 18, 2016.
The Best Places To Retire In 2016 (This year’s picks are located in 19 states), with SLIDE SHOW and MAP, Forbes.com, April 4, 2016.
Elusive King County Police Union remains on the prowl (Public Safety Employees Union 519, which uses that name in fundraising, is again nominated for list of America’s Stupidest Charities), NewToSeattle.com, April 4, 2016.
Great Places To Follow Your Passions In Retirement (Forbes picks 25 places with top offerings in one or more of seven categories: the arts, fine dining, lifelong learning, volunteering, outdoor activities on water, outdoor activities on land, and golf), with SLIDE SHOW, Forbes.com, March 9, 2016.
In Seattle, Joel Collins is one stupid charity computer (American Veterans Support Foundation, trade name of National Vietnam Veterans Foundation, again calls a known critic asking for money), NewToSeattle.com, February 28, 2016.
An iffy charity makes a short phone call in Seattle (Injured American Veterans Foundation, part of Healing Heroes Network, hangs up after one sentence), NewToSeattle.com, February 10, 2016.
Disaster-prone Seattle produces a searchable map of disaster (Website shows widespread possibility of earthquakes, landslides, tsunamis), NewToSeattle.com, January 19, 2016.
In Seattle, a looooooooog chat with Amazon (Back-and-forth messages about Kindle app lasts 94 minutes, involves 18 techs and fixes nothing), NewToSeattle.com, January 5, 2016.
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