Scoop Blog Archive / September 2009

The Weekend Must List September 25-27

Our top to-dos for this Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Make your way to the Theatre Off Jackson for a laugh-your-pants-off evening of international, national and local comedy


Fun in the Sun: One More Weekend?

All across the Northwest many of us are wondering if this might indeed be the final weekend of sunny warm weather for 2009, and if so, how to make the most of it. Well here are a few ideas:

Rent a lodge room at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, just 80 miles east of Seattle, and indulge in a little fly fishing, hiking, or bicycling. Bring the family along for fun in the indoor and outdoor pools, hot tubs and water slides. Read more »

Foodsnap: A Food Photo Critique

I first became interested in food photography when I started taking photos for my personal blog, This summer, I interned with Lara Ferroni, a renowned food photographer who lives here in Seattle. Read more »

Outdoors: A Snapshot of Organic Farm Living

It’s a pleasure to be writing for Scoop, and I hope to keep readers up-to-date on what’s new and different in the great outdoors and the environment, both in town and beyond. To that end, this coming weekend, on Sunday evening 9/20 from 5-8 pm, is the 10th anniversary party for local non-profit Stewardship Partners. Read more »


Welcome New Outdoors Blogger Roddy Scheer to Scoop

Living in Seattle, it's hard to ignore the natural resources that are literally in our backyard. To help you make the most of your precious time outside, Seattle mag contributor, Roddy Scheer is taking the reigns covering the outdoors for the scoop blog beginning this month. A travel and nature enthusiast, writer and photographer, Scheer's insights will be a great resource for those of you who are hungry for outdoorsy news and ideas. Read more »