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Better Late Than Never: Local Summer Camps Still Waiting to be Filled

Explore nature at the Wilderness Awareness School

With your schedule jam-packed and your calendar exploding, we don’t blame you for missing the deadline to sign your kid up for summer camp. Fortunately for you, we’ve compiled a list of summer programs around Seattle to keep your little munchkins busy, despite your procrastination.


Kelly Singer Shows You the Ropes On The Latest Fitness Trend

Kelly Singer
Kelly explains the benefits of a Battling Ropes class (one of the hardest workouts she’s done!) and where to find a class.

If you see a group of people using long, thick ropes at a park or at your gym they’re not playing tug-of-war, they are Battling Ropes.

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Food News: RN74 Opens, Frank Bruni Eats Seattle for the New York Times, More

RN74 Seattle

RN74 Seattle, the local outpost of the Michael Mina wine bar concept so popular in San Francisco, debuts today on 4th and Pine Streets (for lunch) and Thursday for dinner. The restaurant held some soft-opening parties this weekend; see pictures of the place over on Eater. Read more »

Sneak Peek: Bar del Corso Oven Arrives, Breaks Sidewalk

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Bar del Corso Oven
A forklift hoists Bar del Corso's new oven

After making a five-week journey from Italy by boat across the Atlantic and by truck from New York, the custom-built Neapolitan pizza oven Jerry Corso (Harvest Vine, Betty) and partner Gina Tolentino have been waiting for finally reached Beacon Hill's Bar del Corso this morning at 10 a.m. When I arrived I swear the pounding of their nervous hearts was actually audible as a forklift unloaded it from the truck and prepared to maneuver it through the back window. 

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Our Picks for Where to Eat, Shop and Entertain Yourself This Week

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