Scoop Blog Archive / August 2011

Behind the Scenes of our September Issue: So Many Finds, Only So Many Pages

Sometimes I am my own worst enemy: Back in March when I first suggested to Editorial Director Rachel Hart that we feature only local products in our fall fashion and shopping issue, I had no idea what I was getting myself into (or that I would play stylist for a day!). Read more »

Viaduct for Dummies: Feds Approve Deep-Bore Tunnel Project

Come on down!

Today, as expected, the Federal Highway Administration signed off on the deep-bore tunnel project. The "record of decision" is an incremental stop on the tunnel project's journey, and essentially gives the state the go-ahead to start final design and construction of the project. According to the WSDOT, the decision also spells out certain measures intended to minimize impact—such as monitoring buildings and utilities while the tunnel's being bored and making up for lost parking (somehow). Read more »


3 Don't Miss Food Events This Weekend

Cody Bay
Pike Place Market Sunset Supper

Friday: Sunset Supper at the Market Read more »

Food News: Sidewalk Seating, Nanobrew Breakfasts, More

Epic Ales' Cody Morris

So much news to get to this week! Read more »


Weekend Must List: Yoga in the Sculpture Park, Auction of WA Wines and Century Ballroom's Flea Market

Outdoor Yoga

Must Om Outdoors
Yoga at Olympic Sculpture Park Read more »