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Life & Style VIDEO: This is what a great Seattle time-lapse looks like VIDEO: This is what a great Seattle time-lapse looks like(Video)
This really well-done time-lapse video is pretty much a walking tour of all of Seattle's most recognizable spots, with a few off-the-path treasures thrown in. Filmed by a visitor here on spring break and set to a tune by -- who else? -- Macklemore, it's a really elegant, beautiful portrayal of our fair city.

We give this one a round of snaps.
Life & Style Pinterest update cleaner, easier to manage Pinterest update cleaner, easier to manage
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't worry, Pinterest fans: Your sprawling virtual pegboards of wedding dresses, handmade jewelry, craft projects and food porn haven't changed dramatically. They're just easier to manage.
Life & Style Come visit! City of Seattle offers free parking for First Thursday, Mother's Day Come visit! City of Seattle offers free parking for First Thursday, Mother's Day
Parking in downtown Seattle and Pioneer Square can be a nightmare -- not to mention expensive. But to entice visitors into the city's bustling urban core, they're extending a financial olive branch in the form of free parking tomorrow, for the First Thursday art walk, and on Sunday, May 9, in honor of Mother's Day.
Life & Style This week, get lunch, help kids This week, get lunch, help kids
You've got to eat lunch, anyway -- so this week, why not get a fresh, local boxed lunch that also benefits one of the Northwest's most important charitable organizations?
Life & Style STAR's Teacher of the Week: Mrs. Natalie Bartlett STAR's Teacher of the Week: Mrs. Natalie Bartlett(Photo Gallery)
STAR surprised Mrs. Natalie Bartlett's Kindergarten class at Martin Sortun Elementary School to tell the teacher that she was our Teacher of the Week! Aside from a tropy, Mrs. Bartlett was given $100 for a classroom scholarship, a $50 Sky Nursery gift certificate and a makeover courtesy of Blanc N’ Schwartz Salon.

Ty Jason Corrales is the student who nominated Mrs. Bartlett and this is what he had to say: