Scoop Blog Archive / December 2009

Welcome, Holidays: Free Goodies on the Hill

In the land of the economic bailout, "free" is a word we don't hear very often. The businesses of Capitol Hill, however, would like to change our lives - at least for a few hours this Tuesday. Local merchants are teaming up to offer free massages, snacks, and much more to the whole neighborhood, including Holiday Hoopla--featuring live entertainment and plenty of refreshments--at Pravda Studios (1406 10th Ave.). Read more »


We’re counting down the Christmas shopping season here at with an editors’ picks gift guide. Check back daily to find out our must-have items this holiday season. Today’s find: a chicken purse!

Editors’ Gift Pick: Chicken Purse at David Barton Read more »

Screamin' Deal: 20% Off Dinner for Our Readers

Seattle magazine readers receive 20% discount on dinner at the Art Institute of Seattle's Portfolio restaurant.

Do you know what kind of wine to serve with your holiday dinners this season (or what kind to serve with any dinner)? If you’re like most people, you know your favorite wines, but you’re not so confident about pairing them with your favorite foods. Read more »

Vote Now! Best Restaurants 2010: Readers' Choice

Our Best Restaurants 2010 ballot is online now. Vote for everything from your favorite pizzeria to pie shop and let us know your picks for the best in Seattle dining.