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Olympia has been named one of 29 Best Small Cities in the U.S. according to National Geographic Traveler, the most widely read travel magazine. The 29 cities are categorized by 10 features that factor into metrics that influence both visitors and locals. ...
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The rule creates a gender marker X, which represents a gender that is not exclusively male or female (such as nonbinary, intersex, agender, genderfluid, genderqueer, transgender, Two Spirit, and others). ...
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Coming off her successful Ham for the Holidays 2018 run at ACT Theatre, comedienne Lisa Koch is back at it with a new show! This time, it’s in celebration ...
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The traveling venue features 1,000 square feet of space, 14-foot tall ceilings, and the ability to either seat 100 people or host up to 120 people at a standing-style event, such as a concert. ...
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Pizza Klatch presents it’s annual fundraising Gayla, A Slice of the Good Life, at the Washington Center for Performing Arts in Olympia, WA. This year’s musical guest is two-time Grammy Winner, singer/songwriter, poet and activist, Mary Lambert. ...
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Inmates getting out of prison in Washington often report a stigma that hampers their ability to successfully reintegrate into society. Thanks to a recent partnership between the Washington State Library and Spokane Public Library, at least one aspect of that challenge is being overcome. ...
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The Greater Seattle Business Association, the largest LGBT chamber of commerce in the U.S., raised a record $950,000 at its annual gala, EQUALUX: The TASTE of GSBA, on November 18, 2017. ...
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KeyArena was last renovated over 20 years ago, and a 2015 evaluation concluded that for the City to attract a sports franchise, the arena would need to be modernized. ...
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Across Washington state, small businesses account for more than half of all jobs in Washington state. Collectively, small businesses employ nearly 200,000 people in Seattle. ...
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The Latina Christmas Special

Valls will perform The Latina Christmas Special, a play she co-created, co-wrote and stars in with Diana Yanez (Margaret Cho's The Sensuous Woman) and Maria Russell (MTV's Teen Wolf). ...
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