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  Seattle International Raceway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
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 International District, Seattle, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
According to the 2000 Census, the International District is 56% Asian, 15% fl, 15% white, and 5% Hispanic/Latino.
In the 1970s, organizations devoted to the preservation of the International District were founded, some in response to the 1975 construction of the Kingdome on land that was intended for use as low-income housing.
In 1987, the International District gained federal status as the "Seattle Chinatown Historic District." In 1999, the City Council approved the "Chinatown-International District Strategic Plan" for the future of the neighbourhood.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/International_District,_Seattle,_Washington   (638 words)

  
 Seattle International District--Seattle, Washington: A National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary
The architecture of the International District documents Asian immigrants' attempts to create a culture that blends both Asian and American traditions.
The International District is roughly bounded by Main and Jackson sts.
The International District is largely commercial and open to the public during regular business houres.
www.cr.nps.gov /NR/travel/seattle/s32.htm   (343 words)

  
 Seattle, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Seattle was the major point of departure during World War II for troops heading to the north Pacific, and Boeing manufactured many of the fighters and bombers.
Seattle has a calm and mild temperate marine climate, since the temperature is moderated by the sea and protected from winds and storms by the mountains.
Seattle's politics have leaned to the left in the last few decades compared to the United States as a whole, although there is a small libertarian movement within the metro area.
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 Seattle : Attractions : The Neighborhoods | Frommers.com
Seattle today boasts of its strategic location on the Pacific Rim, but its ties to Asia are nothing new.
This is evident in the International District, Seattle's main Asian neighborhood, which is centered between Fifth Avenue South and 12th Avenue South (between S. Washington St. and S. Lane St.).
Seattle is justly proud of its parks, and Volunteer Park on Capitol Hill at 14th Avenue East and East Prospect Street (drive north on Broadway and watch for signs), is one of the most popular.
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 Seattle About Us   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The Seattle District performs administrative ceremonies at USCIS District office located at 12500 Tukwila International Boulevard Family members of those being naturalized are welcome to attend the ceremony.
For inquiries regarding cases filed in the Seattle District Office that are beyond the normal processing time, you may contact the Special Inquiries Unit (SIU) at seabcis@dhs.gov.
While not required, the Seattle District also encourages applicants to file the Affidavit of Support (Form I-864) with the original filing of the adjustment of status packet.
uscis.gov /graphics/fieldoffices/seattle/aboutus.htm   (2922 words)

  
 Seattle Washington Bed and Breakfast - Seattle Bed and Breakfasts on International Bed and Breakfast Pages
This page describes bed and breakfasts and inns located in Seattle, Washington, where experienced bed and breakfast travelers have come for over 10 years to quickly find great deals on a variety of bed and breakfasts, small hotels and inns.
Explore our informative and detailed Seattle, Washington page listings, rates and specials to make the most informed choice for your next trip to a bed and breakfast in beautiful Seattle, Washington.
Bed and breakfasts in Seattle are located throughout the city and in nearby towns.
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 Seattle's Chinatown - International District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Seattle’s Chinatown - International District, a neighborhood nestled south of downtown, is the cultural hub of the Asian American community.
During a gigantic city regarding project, the Jackson Street Regrade, completed in 1910, this muddy wasteland was filled in with earth, buildings were erected and the Chinatown – International District was born.
But the decision to build the Kingdome on the western edge of the District, coupled with the construction of the Interstate 5 freeway, created a threat to the area’s survival.
www.wingluke.org /international_district.html   (597 words)

  
 International Organizations in Seattle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
This is the Seattle chapter of the worldwide network of Alliance Francaise based in Paris.
Seattle Stammtisch is Seattle's version of an age old German tradition - it has been active in the U district for decades.
WCIT is an advocate on the importance of international trade to the citizens and leaders of the state.
www.iloveseattle.org /ils/groups-main/international.html   (1393 words)

  
 » University of Washington Undergraduate Admissions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The Amgen Foundation has announced its partnership with the UW and nine other of the nation’s premier universities to provide hundreds of undergraduate students an opportunity to engage in a fully-funded, hands-on research experience each summer.
During the first week of school, the UW continued its tradition of welcoming new students to campus and to the University District.
Washington received so little rain during the past three months that the summer ranks among the driest in recorded weather history.
admit.washington.edu   (532 words)

  
 International District (Seattle, WA) News (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Ask the old folks in the heart of Seattle's International District for directions to the Wah Mee, and they'll reluctantly point to the Maynard Avenue alley, where the lifeless club remains locked and abandoned.
Seattle police were investigating the slaying of a woman whose body was found early Tuesday by a sanitation worker in the International District.
Special to The Seattle Times When I was a kid, one of the highlights of summer was the Bon Odori Festival, a huge Japanese dance festival held at the Buddhist Church on South Main Street in Chinatown...
www.topix.net.cob-web.org:8888 /city/seattle-wa-international-district   (662 words)

  
 Seattle
Visit Seattle, the 'Emerald City' and walk along the sparkling waterfront or tour the gems of yesterday in historic Pioneer Square.
Feel the wind in your face along Seattle’s waterfront, one of the busiest ports in the U.S. Visit the Seattle Aquarium and Odyssey: The Maritime Discovery Center.
The Seattle Art Museum can also be found in the heart of downtown.
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 Seattle Hotels. Seattle Washington Accommodation in University District Discounts
The University Travelodge Seattle has a very envious location in its proximity of the University of Washington, and of course its spectacular view of Mt. Rainier.
University Inn Seattle offers a warm and relaxed environment, close to the city yet away form the bustle of downtown.
Watertown Hotel Seattle is a rare and innovative hotel concept that blends Seattle's close relationship with water, comforts and conveniences that guests expect from a fine hotel.
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 Seattle : Introduction : Best Hotel Bets | Frommers.com
The Waterfront Streetcar, which goes to Pioneer Square and the International District, stops right in front of the hotel; ferries to Victoria, British Columbia, and leaves from the adjacent pier.
The hotel is also only 5 blocks from Pike Place Market and the Seattle Aquarium and 3 blocks from the restaurants of Belltown.
800/446-4484): Though Seattle has quite a few hotels that do well for a romantic weekend, the Inn at the Market, with its Elliott Bay views, European atmosphere, and proximity to many excellent (and romantic) restaurants, is sure to set the stage for lasting memories.
www.frommers.com /destinations/seattle/0032020002.html   (1237 words)

  
 Seattle Community Colleges District - International Programs
With more than 27,000 students each year, the Seattle Community Colleges is the second largest institution of higher education in the state of Washington.
The District has 2,700 employees and offers 135 academic and technical programs and over 100 contract training programs.
The District annually serves more than 2,500 international students and professionals studying individually or in groups.
www.seattlecolleges.edu /international   (143 words)

  
 VIP International - Seattle Washington hotels
Seattle's newest hotel is located in the vibrant Queen Anne neighborhood, just minutes from the Space Needle, and Key Arena.
Just minutes from the heart of downtown Seattle and close to Seattle Centre, Space Needle and University of Washington.100 percent non smoking rooms.
The hotel is located a few short blocks from downtown and the Seattle Center, making it the ideal location for business, conventions and leisure travelers.
www.sun-herald.com /hotel/chain/us-wa-seattle-ve.html   (289 words)

  
 International District (Seattle, WA) Weather   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Chilly and blustery weather caused widespread problems across parts of Western Washington on Sunday.
Smoke still rises from smoldering stumps in north-central Washington, months after a wildfire roared through 274 square miles of state and federal land.
Cool and cloudy conditions are expected to stay at the forefront today and continue through the weekend, the National Weather Service said this morning.
www.topix.net /weather/seattle-wa-international-district   (418 words)

  
 Seattle Community Colleges District - International Programs - SCCD Students Abroad
In this era of increasing global interdependence and rapid change, the Seattle Community College District VI (SCCD) is committed to developing and promoting international opportunities as an integral part of collegiate education.
Additionally you may find that only an international program can offer the real expertise you desire in your education.
Resume building - International experience is ranked high among many employers as a critical asset for prospective employees.
www.seattlecolleges.edu /international/default.asp?page=students   (220 words)

  
 Seattle/International District - Wikitravel
The International District is the name given to Seattle's "Chinatown".
Chinese seafood restaurants are a Seattle institution popular with locals, many with "live tanks".
While most of Seattle's immigrant Japanese population has long since moved out to the suburbs (as have the upscale sushi bars), a few restaurants still stick it out in the I.D. Takohachi, 610 S. Jackson St. Tonkatsu and other home-style cooking.
wikitravel.org /en/Seattle/International_District   (1821 words)

  
 CNN.com - A culinary postcard from Seattle - Sep 28, 2006 (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
When it comes to Seattle's culinary style, ingredients tend to be showcased in simple preparations: steamed mussels, grilled salmon, berries drizzled with cream.
First are the international influences: Asian touches have long been a mainstay in Seattle-style cooking, thanks in part to Japanese farmers who began settling in the area more than a century ago, growing fruit, greens and vegetables for their own tables and for area markets.
The second element that makes Seattle such an exciting food town is the creative spirit of the city's chefs.
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 University Chamber of Commerce: Welcome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The University District is one of the oldest, most loved and diverse communities in all of Seattle.
Located just three miles from downtown Seattle and stretching from Ravenna to Portage Bay and from I5 to Lake Washington, it has the University of Washington, SAFECO corporate headquarters, and many unique commercial districts.
The variety of merchandise from around the world found in the shops along the "Ave" and its wide array of restaurants featuring international cuisine is unparalleled anywhere in Greater Seattle.
www.udistrictchamber.org /index.cfm   (218 words)

  
 Seattle's Convention and Visitors Bureau
Lunch can be independent or organized in one of our many fine restaurants in Pioneer Square, Pike Place Market, Chinatown-International District, Seattle Center, or the bustling Seattle downtown or waterfront.
Hear tales of the colorful characters who shaped Seattle's rough and tumble history on the 1 and a half hour Underground Tour.
You'll get a tour of the downtown, Seattle Center and Pioneer Square areas as well as having the opportunity to hop on and off at any of eleven stops.
www.seeseattle.org /visitors/itineraries/sampler.asp   (703 words)

  
 CCI - Short Term Group Program - Seattle, Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Seattle is a major cultural center with a blend of urban sophistication, easy-going charm and ready access to spectacular outdoor recreation.
Surrounded by the impressive Cascade and Olympic Mountains, as well as the dormant volcano Mount Rainier, Seattle is known as a city of views, with the Space Needle offering visitors a glimpse of it all.
If you are an international sending office interested in receiving more information on CCI group programs in the United States, please complete the
www.cci-exchange.com /seattle_washington.htm   (136 words)

  
 Seattle Real Estate :: Seattle Home Search :: Windermere Real Estate
The scenic city of Seattle in beautiful Puget Sound is located within King County — it’s a wonderful place to live and call home.
Visit our communities of Belltown, Capital Hill, Central area, Downtown area, Eastlake, International District, Madison Park, Madrona, Magnolia, Montlake, Pioneer Square, Queen Anne, Ballard, Mount Baker, Rainier Valley, and other surrounding Seattle neighborhoods.
View 1000’s of Seattle area homes and condominiums for sale from all companies in our local Multiple Listing Service (MLS).
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 Bell Harbor International Conference Center - Seattle, WA, 98121 - Citysearch
This public marina is part of an international conference center and retail shopping complex on the Seattle waterfront at Pier 66.
Within walking distance are many of Seattle's premier attractions: the Seattle Aquarium, the renowned Pike Place Market, the downtown retail district, Myrtle Edwards Park, and a carnival of restaurants and shops along the waterfront.
Streetcars take you south to historic Pioneer Square and on to the International District.
www.citysearch.com /profile/10797002   (136 words)

  
 International District (Seattle, WA) Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
International District (Seattle, WA) real estate news, broker listings for homes.
My friends tell me I should get pre-qualified for a mortgage first and the real estate agent says I should get pre-approved for a mortgage first.
Seattle's median home price in September was up just 4.4 percent from a year ago and down from both July and August, according to new statistics.
www.topix.net /real-estate/seattle-wa-international-district   (221 words)

  
 International District Seattle Washington (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.netlab.uky.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Revitalizing Historic Neighborhoods in Kogane, Matsudo-City and International District, Seattle...
Toyota Chinatown-International District Summer Festival, July 10-11, 2004 Hing Hay Park Chinatown-International District Seattle, Washington...
The International District of Seattle, Washington (also known as Chinatown and the I.D.) has been called the only place in the continental...
www.yolandavenecia.com.cob-web.org:8888 /international-district-seattle-washington.html   (228 words)

  
 Toastmasters District 2 - Home
Whether you're looking to overcome a fear of public speaking or simply sharpen your skills, you're invited to visit any one of our club websites in order to allow you to decide which club best offers you the opportunity to reach your goals.
The District 2 Fall Conference will be held in the spacious and fabulous Skagit Valley Resort, with headliners such as Jim Key, the 2003 World Champion of Public Speaking and International Director Michael Notaro.
Starburst promotes District 2 Toastmasters club growth, membership growth and educational achievements by announcing training events, special meetings, contests and other Toastmasters news every week.
www.toastmasters-d2.org   (369 words)

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