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July 16, 2013 6:13 PM
Red Mountain is full of interesting sights. Like movie-star-handsome Christophe Hedges, stripped to the waist, heaving huge stones into...
June 11, 2013 5:08 PM
June 11, 2013 5:04 PM
In the early 1990s, architect Jerry Garcia walked along Denny from his Capitol Hill home to his office on the waterfront, passing a little...
Garfield High Seattle magazine MAP test
June 10, 2013 8:34 PM
For students, the start of a new school year can feel like a blank slate, a chance to begin anew. This year, however, Seattle students (...
June 4, 2013 10:46 PM
Read Clean Up on Aisle 99 for even more about the leftover dirt.
June 3, 2013 8:02 PM
One of the key challenges in debating gun safety is a lack of concrete information on the impacts and causes of gun violence, driven, in...
butchering chickens Lummi Island
May 24, 2013 5:38 PM
Holding the chicken by its wings, Riley Starks lifts the Rhode Island Red from its crate, confidently inverts the hen, places it between...
houseboat Mohai exhibit
May 13, 2013 10:05 PM
A few must-sees pop up on every Seattle tourist’s list: the Space Needle, Pike Place Market and (thanks to Tom Hanks) the houseboats. But...
Washington Toxics Coalition flame-retardant couches Seattle
May 10, 2013 3:13 PM
Washington state Senator Sharon Nelson loved the comfy brown loveseat she bought for her office in Olympia. The couch gave her Statehouse...
Gas Works Park National Register of Historic Places
May 9, 2013 6:35 PM
Among the nearly 89,000 sites selected for the National Register of Historic Places, fewer than 2,500 are classified as landscape...
May 8, 2013 10:20 PM
Our annual year-in-review story in December is always packed with editors' picks for the best our city has to offer. But you also have a...
Seattle Supersonics
May 6, 2013 5:14 PM
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April 29, 2013 4:59 PM
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Bullitt Center, Earth Day, Knute Berger, News
April 22, 2013 5:50 PM
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sidecar seattle ride sharing
April 19, 2013 10:22 PM
Did you know there are countless people—right now, in your very own neighborhood—waiting to take you for a ride? What might sound sinister...