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Northwest Prime Time News Alerts

Book Launch for 'A Will to Serve' by Jim Ellis

This free event features a panel discussion with Sally Jewell and Gary Locke

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Featured Outing & Calendar

Puget Sound Bird Fest

On June 1st and 2nd, head up to Edmonds for a celebration of birds in …

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Local

Local Seniors, Local Interest & Connections, Local Volunteers

New Trolls to See in the Northwest: A personal reflection

I will personally show off the Bainbridge Island troll to my YMCA pickleball group

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Get a Colorful Bird’s Eye View of Seattle on a Scenic Flight Tour

A seaplane flight is the quintessential Pacific Northwest experience

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South King County Now Offers 911, 988 & 211 Under One Roof

A first-of-its-kind service that brings social services and mental health together to support 911

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Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

From June 1 through October 31, the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program provides benefits to …

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AARP Seeks Nominees for Exceptional Volunteer Award

The award honors 50+ Washingtonians who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich …

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Bullet Bob Reynolds and the MLB Pension

Ocean Shores’ “Bullet” Bob Reynolds celebrated his 77th birthday this past January

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How to Find Reliable Health Information Online

With so much information out there I’m not sure what I can trust

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Mentally and Physically, Trees Make a Difference to Health

During my dad's recent hospital stay, I witnessed the healing power of trees

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How to Find Affordable Internet Services?

"I was recently notified that the Affordable Connectivity Program, which subsidizes my monthly internet bill, …

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Music Therapy for Treating Dementia and Stroke Complications

Researchers have found that music therapy can help with dementia, Parkinson’s Disease, and traumatic brain …

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Travels Near & Far

International, Countrywide & Northwest Travel Ideas

Dazzle your senses with a trip to Argentina’s Perito Moreno Glacier

I’ve seen my share of glaciers over the years and whether they’ve been in Alaska, …

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Discover an authentic mountain paradise when you venture to El Chaltén in Argentine Patagonia

If you’re an experienced backpacker or trekker, you probably have El Chaltén on your radar. …

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Take a cooking class in Buenos Aires for an authentic Argentine experience

It’s hard to go anywhere in Argentina without coming across empanadas. They’re indisputably the most …

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A tango show should be on your list of must-see experiences in Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires, the “Paris of South America,” is the lively capital of Argentina. Dynamic and …

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Featured Columns

Our Columnists, Life Perspectives, Nostalgia

Granddaughter’s Questions

My oldest granddaughter interviewed me this week for her project on grandparents

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The Bruise: A Seattle Reminiscence

Florence was 19 and I was 12 when it happened. It was evening, and she …

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Clothes Shopping -- Ugh!

I really dislike clothes shopping, Dawn. I think I’d rather go to the dentist.

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Who Called the Cops?

I was expecting that my 94th birthday might be fairly low key, with family members …

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Memories of Frank Sinatra from Northwest Prime Time Readers

Many "Northwest Prime Time" Readers remain fans of Frank Sinatra after all these years

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Naked Redemptin

As I got older, I started looking back on my life ... not with pleasure …

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Sharing Stories

Essays, Poetry, Writing Corner

INSPIRING ASSORTMENT

"I can’t count the times I bought chocolates with a sly smile"

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Lessons Learned through Love

"Dad was always grateful for celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with many trips that year …

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"Wrapped in the Granny Afghan"

"cracked by design and by age"

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Writing Corner May-June 2024 Good Endings

"The story initially grew emotionally, not mentally."

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Retirement Lifestyles

Healthy Recipes, Home & Garden, Senior Living, Family & Relationships, Senior Style

Secrets to Healthy Aging From “Blue Zone” Regions

Enjoy this healthy dessert recipe, "Blue Zone Ripple Flan with Berries"

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Home Safety for Seniors with Parkinson’s or Other Conditions

How To Create a Safe Home Environment for Older Adults

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Boost the Beauty and Comfort of Your Outdoor Spaces

Even simple changes can make a positive impact on the time you spend relaxing and …

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Enjoy leeks, the mild-mannered cousins of onions

A mild form of onion, leeks get sweeter when you cook them. You can use …

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Notable Northwesterners

Celebrity Seniors with a Local Connection, Noteworthy Older Adults

The Honor of Caring for a Loved One

“Retirement isn't an exit ramp to being idle or sidelined,” said Scott Nolte. It is …

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Pete Carroll and I Make a Phone Call

At the beginning of the 2013 season (yes, the Super Bowl season), Pete Carroll appeared …

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Jeff Day and the Boys in the Boat

Acclaimed Whidbey Island artist Jeff Day has deep ties to the Boys in the Boat …

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In Memory of Steve Pool

“That warm smile and familiar laugh, Seattle’s friendly forecaster”

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