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Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Participation in the 2018 Bisnow Multifamily Annual Conference Pacific Northwest

SEATTLE/ SEPTEMBER 08, 2018 (STL.News) Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty (RSIR), the Pacific Northwest’s largest affiliate within the global real estate network, announced that its President & CEO, Dean Jones will be participating in the Bisnow Multifamily Annual Conference Pacific Northwest presented by BMAC Pacific Northwest on September 12th at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle, … Continue reading Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Participation in the 2018 Bisnow Multifamily Annual Conference Pacific Northwest

SEATTLE | Teacher strikes, unrest hit West Coast as unions flex muscle

SEATTLE — Fights over teacher salaries and working conditions are escalating along the West Coast, emboldened in part by the momentum from widespread teacher strikes in more conservative states. The teachers in these blue states — with robust teachers’ unions, the right to strike and legislatures that are generally more supportive of education funding — … Continue reading SEATTLE | Teacher strikes, unrest hit West Coast as unions flex muscle

SEATTLE | Sue Bird’s big 4th quarter leads Storm past Mercury 94-84

SEATTLE — Sue Bird was on the brink of seeing maybe her last good chance at getting to the WNBA Finals evaporate. She was playing with a broken nose, her team was playing from behind for almost all of Game 5, and against her rival and friend that never loses in these situations. And to … Continue reading SEATTLE | Sue Bird’s big 4th quarter leads Storm past Mercury 94-84

SEATTLE | US and Sounders striker Clint Dempsey retires from soccer

SEATTLE — Former U.S. national team captain and Seattle Sounders striker Clint Dempsey has announced his retirement, effective immediately. In a statement issued Wednesday by the Sounders, the 35-year-old Dempsey said he believes it’s the right time to step away from the game. Dempsey is tied with Landon Donovan as the greatest U.S. goal scorer, … Continue reading SEATTLE | US and Sounders striker Clint Dempsey retires from soccer

Redfin to Host Symposium on Race and Real Estate in Seattle on September 6

SEATTLE/ Aug. 24, 2018 (STL.News)– (NASDAQ : RDFN )– Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage, is hosting a symposium about race and real estate, exploring how the real estate industry can support fair access to housing. The event will take place in Seattle on Thursday, September 6 from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm PST, … Continue reading Redfin to Host Symposium on Race and Real Estate in Seattle on September 6

SEATTLE | Unhealthy smoky air blankets Northwest

SEATTLE— Unhealthy air filled with smoke from wildfires blanketed the Northwest again on Wednesday. Washington state had the worst air quality in the country, according to the National Weather Service. In the central Washington cities of Chelan and Wenatchee the air quality Wednesday reached the hazardous level, prompting Chelan County officials to distribute masks. The … Continue reading SEATTLE | Unhealthy smoky air blankets Northwest

SEATTLE | Court: Ex-federal immigration lawyer can be sued for forgery

SEATTLE — A U.S. appeals court says a former federal immigration lawyer who forged a document in an effort to get a man deported can be sued for damages. Jonathan M. Love was assistant chief counsel for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle in 2009, when he forged a document purporting to show that … Continue reading SEATTLE | Court: Ex-federal immigration lawyer can be sued for forgery

SEATTLE | Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

SEATTLE — The spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee is prompting an industrywide review of how to thwart such insider security threats, though it remains unclear what steps airlines might take. “This is too big a deal. It’s not going to go away,” said Glen Winn, … Continue reading SEATTLE | Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures