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Chris Hansen Launches a Waitlist for Sonics Tickets

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A rendering of the proposed Sonics Arena in SoDo.

Chris Hansen launches a "Priority Ticket Waitlist" today for future tickets to Sonics games. As explained on the Sonics Arena blog, adding your name to the list doesn't guarantee tickets. It just means you'll be among the first contacted by a Sonics salesperson for the opportunity to buy tickets when the time is right. Read more »


Get It Now, Affordable Courier Service, Launches in Seattle

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Postmates is this company that created the mobile app Get It Now, just launched for Seattle

Lunchtime at the Seattle mag offices can be a little painful. We spend so much time writing about and photographing gorgeous, gourmet food; but around our SoDo HQ, lunchtime dining options are limited. More often than not, tight deadlines (and a little bit of a laziness) find us calling Jimmy John's but secretly wishing we could pay the trusty couriers extra to bring us something other than sandwiches (tasty though they are). Read more »


Rick Bass Jams with Stellarondo, Goodwill Designer Sale and Other Weekend To-dos

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Rick Bass and Stellarondo Read more »


New Local Spirits, Tasting Parties and Other Drinking News

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A special delivery arrived recently at Copperworks Distilling Company in downtown Seattle

As the seasons get ready to turn (and soon, let's hope, 'cause I could use a bit more sun), it’s a good time to check in and see what our local bars and distillers are up to. We’re lucky to live in such a creative cocktail culture, because there’s always fun and exciting things happening, including the below. Read more »


So THAT'S Why Top Chef's Richard Blais was in Seattle

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Our dining editor snapped this pic when she spotted Blais in Seattle in January

Previously on the Seattle Mag Blog, Allison Austin Scheff wondered why she'd spotted Richard Blais in Seattle, even (almost) guessing the correct reason: Read more »