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Yuma: See the light! It's now a tourist draw

So I came to Pivot Point Interpretive Plaza, hard by the Colorado River, for illumination. Nothing epiphanic, nothing metaphorical at all. Actual illumination, as in the nightly laser "show" that is supposed to send twin beams across the low-lying river rim, a visual representation of the Yuma Crossing that put this place on the map when the Spaniards rode in late in the 1700s.

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Nordstrom's Olivia Kim: Seattle pop-in guide

As director of creative projects for Seattle-based Nordstrom, it's Olivia Kim's job to curate cool for the department store's monthly themed Pop-In shops, whether she's discovering made-in-Africa antelope fur shoes by Brother Vellies in New York or calling on downtown Los Angeles design destination Poketo for quirky home products.

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