Scoop Blog Archive / April 2013

New Store News: Timbuk2

From one hilly city to another: San Fran's Timbuk2 comes to Seattle

The number of bike messengers on the streets of Seattle has dwindled since the heady days of the late 1990s, when ruled the roadways, but our city’s denizens love for the messenger bag has not waned one bit since then. They're just so useful on so many levels. Read more »


Fundraiser for Boston Bombing Victims Celebrates Sports and Solidarity in Belltown

Wear your Boston gear at Spitfire Grill tonight

A local man is hosting a fundraiser tonight (April 18; 4-11 p.m.) at Spitfire to benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. David LeClair describes himself as "a Boston native living in Seattle. He grew up with Krystle Campbell, who was killed in the explosion"

Details below are from the Facebook event page: Read more »


Nordstrom’s We Heart a Great Fit Event

Josie "Jet Set" T-Back Bra, $38; Hanky Panky "Rainbow" Low Rise Thong, $23, both from Nordstrom

Ladies, do yourself a favor and get a professional bra fitting. It really makes all the difference in the world in terms of looking good and feeling good.

Nordstrom is having a huge bra event on April 26 and 27, in all their stores (and on-line, where you’ll have access to great tips for finding the right bra for you), where their fit stylists will be on hand to help you in your quest for the perfect underpinnings, at the right price for your pocketbook. Read more »


The New Macklemore Video is Here

macklemore ryan lewis music video can't hold us

The latest music video from Seattle hip hop sensations Macklemore and Ryan Lewis is out. Call of the Wild, intercepted by James Bond, meets The Goonies and an obligatory rooftop party. It's as fun as it is totally insane. Also, the mystery of the black American flag spotted on the Space Needle is solved. Read more »


Knute's News: Cities Battle Over Big Data, and $1 Million Bounty Set for Bigfoot