Julie Ho http://kplu.org en 4 events for the weekend http://kplu.org/post/4-events-weekend-0 <p>The weather has been up and down in the past week but not to worry! This weekend should be full of sunshine and warmth for these festivities ... or we certainly hope so.</p><p>From simple county fairs to a garlic festival and acrobats, you won&#39;t want to miss out.</p><p> Fri, 26 Aug 2011 22:30:00 +0000 Julie Ho 2431 at http://kplu.org 4 events for the weekend Vacouver's wine & jazz festival - a top event in the Northwest http://kplu.org/post/vacouvers-wine-jazz-festival-top-event-northwest <p>The <a href="http://www.vancouverwinejazz.com/">Vancouver Wine &amp; Jazz Festival</a> is now recognized as the #1 Cultural Tourism event in Vancouver and Southwest Washington and is <em>&ldquo;&hellip;the largest jazz festival of its kind in the Northwest&hellip;&rdquo;</em>&nbsp; (KATU Channel 2, Portland, OR).&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 26 Aug 2011 20:30:00 +0000 Julie Ho 2350 at http://kplu.org Vacouver's wine & jazz festival - a top event in the Northwest Fight over video camera disrupts Everett school board meeting http://kplu.org/post/fight-over-video-camera-disrupts-everett-school-board-meeting <p><em>&quot;No I&rsquo;m not out of order, you&rsquo;re not the boss of me here I&rsquo;m sorry ...&quot;</em></p><p>EVERETT, Wash. &mdash; A disagreement at an Everett School Board meeting got so heated, police were called to intervene.</p><p>(Video and partial transcription inside.)</p><p> Wed, 24 Aug 2011 23:18:26 +0000 The Associated Press & Julie Ho 2414 at http://kplu.org Fight over video camera disrupts Everett school board meeting University of Washington tops America's coolest schools http://kplu.org/post/university-washington-tops-americas-coolest-schools <p>What&rsquo;s the coolest university in America? According to Sierra Magazine, it&rsquo;s the University of Washington.</p><p><a href="http://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/201109/coolschools/default.aspx">The official publication of the Sierra Club </a>has named the University of Washington the top university in the country for its initiatives to operate sustainably and limit its contributions to global warming. Thu, 18 Aug 2011 00:10:20 +0000 Julie Ho 2346 at http://kplu.org University of Washington tops America's coolest schools