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Seattle/King County Clinic Returns for Fifth Year

Health Local
Seattle/King County Clinic celebrates its fifth year in KeyArena at Seattle Center, Sept. 20-23. Organizers have ambitious goals of recruiting 1,000 volunteers per day to provide over $3.5 million in free dental, vision and medical services to people in need. ...
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Transgender Economic Empowerment Coalition Awarded $550,000 King County Grant

Photo: Equal Rights Washington
Local
Led by Ingersoll Gender Center, the Transgender Economic Empowerment Coalition has been awarded a 2-year grant of $550,000 by King County as part of the Communities of Opportunity partnership. ...
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Seattle’s FIFA World Cup Bid Gains Metropolitan King County Council Support

Local Sports
The Metropolitan King County Council has given its unanimous support to the City of Seattle’s bid to be a host city of the 2026 Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup. ...
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Unsheltered Street Count Conducted in King County by 1,000 Volunteers, Count Us In 2018

Facing Homelessness
Local
Friday morning, between 2 and 6 a.m., nearly 1,000 volunteers spanned across King County for Count Us In 2018, the annual Point in Time Count of individuals experiencing homelessness, coordinated annually by All Home. ...
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City of Seattle to Host Forum for African American Caregivers

Health Local
According to U.S. data, older African American adults are twice as likely to have Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias than older white adults. Alzheimer’s is the sixth cause of death in the United States. ...
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Seattle/King County Clinic to Offer Free Dental, Vision, Medical Services at Four-Day Health Clinic

Health Local
People who struggle to access and/or afford dental, medical and eye care services may receive them free of charge at the largest free health clinic ever organized in the State of Washington, Seattle/King County Clinic, Oct. 26-29, in KeyArena at Seattle Center. ...
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Human Services Department Seeks to Fund Dementia Adult Day Facility Services

Health Local
The Human Services Department is seeking applications from agencies to provide day services for adults 60 and older with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia condition. ...
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City of Seattle, King County Public Health Award 13 Grants for Community Health Services

Recovery Cafe
Health Local
The City of Seattle Human Services Department (HSD) and the King County Public Health Department are jointly awarding $7 million for public health investments that will assist local residents in accessing medical and dental services. ...
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Seattle is Guaranteed a Female Mayor: Jenny Durkan, Cary Moon, Nikkita Oliver Take Top Three Spots

Nikkita Oliver speaks at a block party in Seattle
Politics Local
It's been over nine decades since Seattle has had a female mayor, but that dry spell is about to see some rain as two powerhouse politicos take the driver's seat on the November ballot. ...
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Teatro ZinZanni’s ‘Love, Chaos, and Dinner’ Returns for Limited Engagement at Marymoor Park

Liliane Montevecchi in “Hotel L’Amour,” a popular Teatro ZinZanni production from 2016. Photo: Michael Doucett
Entertainment Local
Teatro ZinZanni this week announced the highly anticipated return of their production of Love, Chaos, and Dinner, the beloved original show combining the best of cirque, cabaret, spectacle, live music, comedy, and fine dining. ...
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