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Are they proud in Federal Way, Washington, of their hometown Olympian, Corinne Stoddard? You bet, judging from the many photos of the speedskater displayed on the walls of the rink where her winning ways began under coach Darin Pattison.
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A roller skating rink in Federal Way, Washington, has a remarkable track record of minting future ice skating Olympians. The rink is probably best known for being the early training ground for Apolo Ohno, among others. The streak continues now for an eighth consecutive Winter Olympics with a new short track speedskater on Team USA named Corinne Stoddard. But meanwhile, the storied roller rink is for sale.
In The Key of Joy
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Brazilian music icon Sergio Mendes brings his joyous music to Seattle's Jazz Alley Jan. 27-30. Check out Robin Lloyd's interview with Mendes at the "Listen" button above, and tune in for more of his music this week on Saturday's Jazz Caliente.
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