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  Olympia Washington - Olympia Online - City of Olympia, WA and Thurston County
Olympia Online is dedicated to being the premier resource for the City of Olympia, Washington and the entire Thurston County area.
Olympia is the Capital of Washington State, and is located at the southern tip of the Puget Sound about 60 miles south of Seattle, Washington and 110 miles north of Portland, Oregon.
Olympia is the largest city in Thurston County with a population of 42,514.
www.olympiaonline.com   (189 words)

  
  Olympia, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Olympia is the capital of Washington, a state in the United States of America.
Olympia is the county seat of Thurston County and the focal point of the South Puget Sound region and serves as a regional center for shopping, culture and entertainment.
Olympia was the closest major city to the epicenter of the 2001 Nisqually earthquake, M6.8, centered approximately 15 miles northeast of the city.
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In 1850, the town of Olympia was platted by the first american settler, Edmund Sylvester.  The Maine native laid out a New England style community with a town square, tree lined streets, land for schools, and a Masonic Hall.
The name of Olympia was selected by Isaac N. Ebey, a local resident, in honor of the majestic Olympic mountains visible to the north on a clear day.
Olympia's strategic geographic location along Interstate 5 at the gateway to the Olympic Penisula, puts one within two hours or less of regional recreational attractions - from hiking and skiing in the mountains to beachcombing along ocean shores.
www.ci.olympia.wa.us /community/about   (220 words)

  
 Olympia, Washington - Free net encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The people of Olympia are called "Olympians." Olympia is the county seat of Thurston County.
In a metro area with the cities of Lacey and Tumwater, Olympia is the focal point of the South Puget Sound region and serves as a regional center for shopping, culture and entertainment.
After Washington achieved statehood in 1889, Olympia continued to serve as the state's capital city.
www.netipedia.com /index.php/WA_Olympia   (1161 words)

  
 fUSION Anomaly. Olympia, Washington
The capital of Washington, in the western part of the state on the southern end of Puget Sound.
Olympia was settled in 1846 and became (1853) the capital of the Washington Territory.
Olympia, ancient Greek sanctuary in the W PELOPONNESUS, near the Alpheus River.
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 Olympia, Washington, United States current local time from WorldTimeServer.com
A comprehensive list of other locations in addition to Olympia, Washington, United States is also available which you can view current time by country name or by city name.
When it's 12 noon next Friday in Olympia, Washington, United States, what time will it be where you live?
Get a chart comparing the time of day in Olympia, Washington, United States with all of the other locations you are interested in.
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 Olympia Brewing at Beer Collections
The original Tumwater brewery was started in 1896 by Leopold Schmidt who, attracted by the artesian wells in the area, sold his brewery in Butte, Mont., and started a company (initially named Capital Brewing Co.) that would eventually have five breweries.
Olympia brewing added a new brewhouse in 1960, bought Hamm's brewery in 1975, and merged with Lone Star in 1976.
Olympia Beer is now brewed by Pabst Brewing Company in San Antonio Texas.
www.beercollections.com /Breweries/Washington/Olympia_Brewing.htm   (229 words)

  
 Cosmetic Dermatologists in Tacoma/Olympia, Washington
The team of dermatologists, technicians, physician's assistant, nurses, and cosmetologists of Cascade Dermatology Center is among the most experienced and successful in the Pacific Northwest.
Harris is a graduate of Texas Christian University, earning degrees in both geology and premedicine, where she was honored as T.C.U.’s most outstanding graduate for 1985.
He also conducted research in the early detection and management of glaucoma and a new treatment for radiation damage to the optic nerve.
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 Olympia Washington motels, hotel and resort selections, Olympia Wa
Olympia, first visited by the British Vancouver Expedition in 1792, has grown from "The Black Bear Place" of the Native inhabitants to its present status as Washington State Capital.
Olympia maintains a variety of trails and bike paths in its scenic park system.
Music, dance and theatre are on stage at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts in Olympia.
www.pacific101.com /washington/olympia.htm   (396 words)

  
 The Olympia Historical Society - Bibliography
Olympia's Forgotten Pioneers: The Oblates of Mary Immaculate Olympia: State Capitol Historical Association, 1976.
History of the Port of Olympia Olympia: Port of Olympia, 1982.
"Olympia, The Capital of the State of Washington" The Washington Historian 2:3 (April, 1901): 107-111.
www.olympiahistory.org /olympia-biblio.html   (883 words)

  
 Olympia Online: Community
We would love to welcome you to the fellowship of this church, whether you are a newcomer to the community or a long-time resident.
Olympia Bible Baptist Church is a fundemental Bible Believing Church serving the whole family in our community.
We are a young and growing body organized 9\16\01 to reach Olympia and the surrounding area.
www.olympiaonline.com /Community/church.php   (276 words)

  
 Olympia, Washington (Cities)
Located at the southern tip of Puget Sound, Olympia, the State Capital, also is the seat of Thurston County.
Their community, Smithfield, became the site of the first U.S. customs house and was renamed Olympia for the mountains to the west.
The Olympia Brewery in nearby Tumwater, Fort Lewis Military Reservation, tourism and fishing also infuse the city's economy.
www.ohwy.com /wa/o/olympia.htm   (268 words)

  
 Washington State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Hotels in Washington DC - Stay at one of our 5 stylish boutique accommodations with renowned restaurants and lounges in high-profile downtown locations.
Passed in 1923, Washington state law describes the flag as having dark green bunting with a state seal in the center.
Topography: Image Olympic Mountains on the northwest peninsula; open land along coast to Columbia River; flat terrain of Puget Sound lowland; Cascade Mountains high peaks to the east of lowland; Columbia Basin in central portion; highlands to the northeast; mountains to the southeast.
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 Olympia, Washington City Page
Olympia, WA As though inspired by the natural beauty that surrounds it-Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains on the skyline and Puget Sound at its doorstep-Washington's capital city is a carefully groomed, parklike community.
In 1853, the new territory was proclaimed, with Olympia as territorial capital.
(The 15-foot wall was later dismantled and used to plank the capital's streets.) The Olympia metropolitan area also includes the communities of Lacey and Tumwater, the oldest settlement in the state (1845) north of the Columbia River.
www.superpages.com /cities/Olympia-WA.html   (478 words)

  
 Olympia, Washington (WA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hospitals, schools, crime, news, sex ...
The ratio of number of residents in Olympia to the number of sex offenders is 193 to 1.
Olympia, Washington business and economic data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
Olympia High School should probably be mentioned on the list of schools, as opposed to North Thurston High School, which is actually in Lacey, WA.
www.city-data.com /city/Olympia-Washington.html   (2573 words)

  
 Olympia bed and breakfast & inns. Find the perfect Olympia B&B lodging on BedandBreakfast.com.
Swantown Inn Bed and Breakfast - Olympia, WA Olympia's Bed & Breakfast Destination, rooms have private baths and are served gourmet breakfasts.
Puget View Guesthouse - Olympia, WA Puget View is a secluded cottage on the shore of Puget Sound.
Also noted is the approximate distance from Olympia, Washington.
www.bedandbreakfast.com /olympia-washington.html   (164 words)

  
 Olympia Washington hotels
Situated between Seattle and Portland at the southern most tip of Puget Sound, Olympia serves as the gateway to the Pacific Ocean Beaches and the Olympia Peninsula.
Red Lion Olympia Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Washington's State Capitol at the intersection of Highway Interstate 5 & Highway 101.
The Olympia Phoenix Inn Suites offers our guests spacious rooms with all the comforts of home including complimentary wireless high speed internet access.
www.ovayonda.org /lodging/hotels/us-wa-olympia.html   (245 words)

  
 WASHINGTON NEWS WASHINGTON STATE NEWS WASHINGTON CAPITAL OLYMPIA WA NEWS | HavenWorks.com/washington capital: Olympia, ...
"Indeed, his colleague Eric Stieg, also with the University of Washington, has noted that the film includes research that is only a few months old and clearly relevant to the discussion - research that won't appear in the next UN summary of climate science, slated for release early next year.
"The court's 7-2 ruling held that the state of Washington was within its rights to deny a taxpayer-funded scholarship to a college student who was studying to be a minister.
Port Angeles and Blaine [Washington] were among locations targeted in the GAO sting."...
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 Olympia Land for Sale. Real Estate in Olympia, Washington
Browse Homes.com for Olympia, Washington homes for sale, Olympia WA Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus Olympia, WA apartments and houses for rent.
Then contact any of the Olympia Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Olympia area home.
The land is mostly flat & free of...
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 Skateboard Parks(tm) - Olympia Skate Court - Olympia - Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Park Description: The Olympia Skate Court is 11,500 square feet.
The community-based design was created from ideas by both youth and adults working together on designs of bowls, hips, pyramids, snakes, transitions, and other street elements.
The future success of the Olympia Skate Court depends on your help in making this a safe and popular place to skate.
www.skateboardparks.com /washington/olympiaskatecourt   (250 words)

  
 Olympia to keep postmark - The Olympian - Olympia, Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
OLYMPIA The city of Olympia will get to keep its postmark after all, but will have to share it with Tacoma, a U.S. Postal Service spokesman said today.
Swanson said that decision was reached today after a meeting in Washington, D.C., between U.S. Rep. Brian Baird’s staff and Tom Day, a senior vice president of govern-ment affairs for the Postal Service.
Olympia faced the loss of its postmark after the Postal Service announced last week that it would transfer mail cancellation operations from Olympia to Tacoma, meaning letters and postcards would receive a Tacoma postmark.
www.theolympian.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20051109/NEWS/51109003   (435 words)

  
 Olympia Washington real estate listings, home buying, selling and relocation information - NUMBER1EXPERT(tm)
As top Olympia Realtors, we have the experience and track record you are looking for.
Sometimes there are defects in a house that the homeowners no longer notice, such as small leaks in the roof or a basement that only gets damp when it rains.
For the last several years he has been ranked #1 in his multiple and was ranked in the top 100 in the country while part of the RE/MAX system.
www.olympiahomes.com   (546 words)

  
 Thurston County's Homepage - The Olympian - Olympia, Washington
Thurston County's Homepage - The Olympian - Olympia, Washington
A firefighter pulls himself up from the bottom of a steep ravine where a crashed Honda Element was found on the side of the road this afternoon near Renton, Washington Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007.
Read the transcript of a recent Capitol Chat session with Sen. Karen Keiser, D-Kent, as she discusses family leave, patient care and more.
www.theolympian.com   (339 words)

  
 City Guide to Olympia Washington
Olympus is the highest of these, and the first geographical feature in the present state of Washington to be named by western explorers.
4824 She Nah Num Drive SE, Olympia, WA 98513.
All original text, maps, photographs, and other images on this web site, as well as the compilation and design thereof, are
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