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Rapid-fire bidding at Reveal Walla Walla Valley trade auction drives lot values up by nearly 30 percent

Reveal Walla Walla ValleyReveal Walla Walla Valley, an annual wine futures auction for the wine trade, raised $88,300 on Monday, April 10, 2017. Nearly one dozen bidders snapped-up the 30 exclusive auction lots in under 45 minutes. The average price per lot increased by 28 percent compared to the inaugural event in 2016. 

The goal of the auction is in the name — the winemakers and vineyard owners allow the fruit from the Walla Walla Valley to reveal itself through incredibly rare wines that exist nowhere else, wines created specifically for this auction for discerning trade. Continue Reading

Amazon Celebrates World Book Day with Global Free Library in Seattle Thursday April 20

WHAT:                On Thursday, April 20, Amazon invites the Seattle community to come together to celebrate reading and inspire everyone to take some time for reading and books, in honor of World Book Day (which falls on Sunday, April 23rd).  Amazon will host its first ever celebration of World Book Day with a Global Free Library… Continue Reading

New Interactive Exhibit Dedicated to First Two Decades of Apple Added to Paul Allen’s Living Computers Museum and Labs

Living Computers: Museum + Labs (LCM+L) has announced the addition of Apple’s first-ever product, the Apple I computer. This legendary machine will join a new, interactive exhibit that includes ten useable computers charting Apple’s growth from a garage start-up into a global leader in computer technology.  The Apple exhibit at the LCM+L will host three Apple… Continue Reading

NFFTY – National Film Festival for Talented Youth – Celebrating and Showcasing the Best New Emerging Filmmakers from Around the World

The largest and most influential festival for filmmakers ages 24 and under marks its 11th year with their biggest program yet with 257 films from 27 countries. NFFTY, APRIL 27 – APRIL 30 IN SEATTLE, WA NFFTY (pronounced “nifty”), National Film Festival for Talented Youth, has announced the complete schedule for its 11th festival, taking… Continue Reading

5th Annual Everett Craft Beer Festival Beer Descriptions!

Everett Craft Beer Festival Saturday, August 20 Hoyt Avenue, Downtown Everett The Washington Beer Commission is proud to announce the more than 100 mouth watering beer descriptions for the 5th Annual Everett Craft Beer Festival, taking place on Saturday, August 20, from noon – 7pm on Hoyt Avenue in downtown Everett. The Everett Craft Beer Festival will… Continue Reading

Cascade Bicycle Club’s ‘Ride from Seattle to Vancouver and Party’ heads north this weekend, Aug. 12-14

  Cascade Bicycle Club is northward bound! Cascade Bicycle Club’s annual Ride from Seattle to Vancouver and Party (RSVP) is this weekend, Aug. 12-14. At 175+ miles, the iconic two-day route features some of the Northwest’s most scenic backroads and ends with a well-earned celebration in Vancouver, BC. Cascade has been organizing RSVP for 35 years.… Continue Reading

SolutionsIQ and the Agile Coaching Institute (ACI) Announce Partnership Agreement

Agile Coaching Institute and SolutionsIQ Partner SolutionsIQ and the Agile Coaching Institute (ACI) have formed a partnership under which SolutionsIQ will offer ACI team coaching courses throughout the United States. While improving the distribution and availability of ACI offerings, SolutionsIQ will strengthen their own ability to provide development to coaches in the Fortune 500. Continue Reading

KCLS Hosts Community Forum on Orlando Attack

Orlando Attack: At the Intersections of Tragedy If Everyone’s Talking About The Orlando Attack. How do we join in? When the news is almost too much to bear, despair is not an option. We need information, accurate reporting, healing conversations, and a plan for moving ahead constructively. But how do we get started? Where do… Continue Reading

University of Washington Bothell Appoints Ed Buendia as New Dean to School of Educational Studies

Ed Buendia New Dean of Educational Studies at UW Bothell Ed Buendia has been appointed dean of the School of Educational Studies at the University of Washington Bothell.   Ed Buendia takes over August 1, after current dean Bradley Portin goes on sabbatical. Upon his return Portin plans to continue training educators in the classroom.   Portin… Continue Reading