Rachel Belle takes in the craziness of Super Bowl media day
January 27, 2015 5:38 pmSuper Bowl Media Day: when a huge mob of radio, tv and newspaper reporters, bloggers, podcasters and photographers stuff themselves into a room with a handful of NFL Players sitting behind podiums and scream questions at them. Many of them, totally random
The history of the Super Bowl halftime show
Rachel Belle | January 26, 2015 7:09 amThis year's Super Bowl halftime show headliner is Katy Perry. We're used to being entertained by these larger-than-life, name-in-lights pop singers while the footballers stretch their calves and chug Gatorade.
12th Woman shoes: For the fashion conscious Seahawks fan
Rachel Belle | January 22, 2015 3:52 pmMore than half of Seattle area women now say they are Seahawk fans, but not all of them are satisfied wearing baggy jerseys and baseball caps. At Seattle's Hourglass Footwear, they hand paint 12th Woman shoes, for lady Seahawks fans who love sports, but crave style.
Old Dog Haven finds new homes for old dogs
Rachel Belle | January 20, 2015 2:44 pmIf a 12 year old dog with cancer winds up at an animal shelter, chances are that dog will be put down. Unless the shelter contacts western Washington's Old Dog Haven, a non-profit that places elderly dogs in loving homes and pays all of the medical bills, to the tune of $40,000 a month.
Meet the sisters from Sumner who are obsessed with New Kids on the Block
Rachel Belle | January 19, 2015 5:37 pmSumner sisters Telley Driskell and Sarah Dutcher are obsessed with New Kids on the Block. Telley even has a New Kids room completely dedicated to all of her paraphernalia. Their experience on a sold-out New Kids cruise has been documented on a new reality show called "Rock the Boat."
What's that noise?! Seattle Foley artists bring life to movies and video games
Rachel Belle | January 18, 2015 8:06 amSeattle Foley artist, Jamie Hunsdale, and sound designer Brendan Hogan live in a world of audio. They add everything from footsteps to avalanches to films and video games, creating all of the sounds themselves. Here they share some trade secrets. That sound of a fox walking on snow? That's actually a paperclip on a frozen pizza.
A local Packers fan scored free tickets to Sunday's NFC Championship because he's a veteran
Rachel Belle | January 16, 2015 5:47 pmA Port Orchard man, who runs the nonprofit Fishing With Veterans, bought two tickets to the Seahawks vs Packers game, with the intention of giving them to a deserving soldier or veteran. But the vet we connected him with turned out to be a Packers fan!
Free Lolita! After 45 years in captivity, acitivists want a Salish Sea orca returned to her home waters
Rachel Belle | January 16, 2015 2:36 pmThis Saturday there will be rallies around the world in support of Lolita, the Orca whale from the Salish Sea, who has been in captivity at a Miami water park for the past 45 years. Ralliers want Lolita returned to her home waters, and they're meeting at Seattle's Alki Beach on Saturday to get their message heard.
Wisconsin radio station says no Seattle music until after Sunday's NFC Championship
Rachel Belle | January 14, 2015 5:31 pmNirvana, Pearl Jam, Heart, Jimi Hendrix, starting today you won't hear a lick of Seattle music on 94.5 The Lake in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In support of the the Packers, the radio station has banned all Seattle music until Sunday, when they say the Packers will crush the Seahawks in the NFC championship game.
Old school: Kirkland first graders are using typewriters every day
Rachel Belle | January 05, 2015 5:47 pmKids in Brad Coulter's first grade class at Kirkland's Lakeview Elementary school go back in time every day for an hour. He has dug up a typewriter for each student in the class, and that's how they complete their daily writing assignments. Mr Coulter says he's not a hipster, the typewriters motivate the kids to write.
- Rachel Belle experiences Super Bowl media day
- 12th Woman shoes: For the fashion conscious Seahawk fan
- Ring My Belle: There's a War on Pizza!
- Ring My Belle: You can have an interactive imaginary boy/girlfriend for the low low price of $25 a month
- Old Dog Haven finds new homes for old dogs
- Ring My Belle: Seahawks zen out with meditation and yoga