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December 22, 2014 7:17 PM
he aim of making cities more bike friendly has traditionally focused on the streets—striping, signals and barriers, that sort of thing. But...
December 22, 2014 7:07 PM
Improvements in the human condition often begin with a single person endowed with an extra dose of courage, determined to do the right...
December 22, 2014 6:52 PM
Crickets for dinner. Buses filled with pot smoke. Good karma. Our annual review of the high points and low lights of the year. For more...
December 22, 2014 6:38 PM
LegalHave your cake and eat it, too (yum, cake!) with cannabis-infused cold-brew coffee. Perfect for: viewing Peter Jackson’s 11-hour...
December 19, 2014 7:01 PM
Quick quiz: What’s the most expensive housing market in North America? If you answered Beverly Hills, San Francisco or Manhattan, thank you...
December 19, 2014 6:18 PM
It’s not just you. Pretty much everyone hates Comcast. The super-scientific method of confirming this—checking Yelp reviews—turns up a...
December 4, 2014 6:56 PM
The free cloud-based storage and file sharing service Dropbox, headquartered in San Francisco, has announced that it will open an...
December 2, 2014 7:17 PM
We asked and you answered. Seattle magazine readers cast their votes months ago for their favorites in a number of categories--everything...
December 1, 2014 9:21 PM
A bipartisan legislature in Olympia couldn't get background checks passed, but bipartisan agreement among the people finally did....
December 1, 2014 7:41 PM
This article originally appeared on Avvo.com.This October, Washington’s first edible cannabis products were made available for purchase....
November 24, 2014 6:36 PM
This article originally appeared on Avvo. Last month, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, passed a law restricting how and where people may feed the...
November 18, 2014 10:27 PM
Seattleite Lynn Caldeiro can only remember fragments of her first hospitalization four years ago—a nurse standing over her, her husband...
November 18, 2014 6:24 PM
This article originally appeared on Avvo. A survey of nations with advanced economies indicates that the U.S. is the only such country...
November 3, 2014 10:21 PM
We're the fifth whitest major city in America, but we have been diversifying. We were 92 percent white in 1960 and by 2010 we were down to...
October 23, 2014 6:40 PM
Richard has lived in Seattle for 32 years. In 2001, he moved into a small, one-bedroom apartment on Capitol Hill, where rent was $650 a...