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Friday, 04/18/2014 6:41 PM
easter egg hunts in seattle magazine
The Easter holiday, complete with the appearance of a giant bunny, is fast approaching, and public venues throughout Seattle are pulling out all the stops with spring egg hunts for sharp-eyed youngsters. For a weekend full of Easter-related fun, we’ve rounded up an array of egg hunts and other exciting events around town that shall not disappoint. The first places to look for no-cost egg scouting excitement are your local community centers. The following hunts all take place the morning of April 19: 
Thursday, 04/17/2014 8:40 PM
pamela reed parks and recreation seattle magazine
Must RunGear Up for Seattle Magazine’s Earth Day RunSaturday (4/19, 9:30 a.m.) — Celebratory pints from West Seattle Brewing Company and sustenance from the Chopstix and Curb Jumper food trucks will be at the ready when you cross the finish line of our fun 5k run along the Alki waterfront. There’s still time to sign up!
Thursday, 04/10/2014 10:10 PM
macklemore seattle felix hernandez seattle magazine
We were all in on the secret: Students from Bellevue's Highland Middle School arrived at Safeco Field to help participate in the filming of an anti-bullying campaign starring the Mariner Moose, completely unaware that waiting in the wings to surprise them were hip-hop star Macklemore and Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez.
Thursday, 04/10/2014 8:08 PM
things to do in seattle magazine
Must MultitaskDraw a Masterpiece and Drink a PintThursday (4/10, 7 p.m.) — Capitol Hill Cider is taking an active approach to the neighborhood’s second-Thursday art walk with “Drink and Draw,” curated by the Gage Academy of Art, wherein patrons use free drawing supplies to sketch live models while sipping suds.
Wednesday, 04/09/2014 10:20 PM
seattle magazine earth day run 2014
Updated information: You know that the fantastic West Seattle Brewing Company is serving up pints after the race, and now we hear that Chopstix and Curb Jumper Street Eats will be on hand, too, for that necessary post-race sustenance. Still have yet to register for Seattle mag's Earth Day Run along Alki Beach? Key in Gilt City Seattle to purchase a registration for $27 (that's a whopping 40 percent off the regular reg. price).   
Monday, 04/07/2014 4:39 PM
news roundup seattle magazine
[View the story "Mossback Monday" on Storify]
Friday, 04/04/2014 6:44 PM
Pebble Mine bristol bay alaska sockeye salmon seattle magazine
In our January 2013 issue, contributing writer and professional forager Langdon Cook wrote an in-depth article on the development of North America’s largest open-pit mine, which is proposed for the headwaters of Alaska’s Bristol Bay watershed.
Thursday, 04/03/2014 10:47 PM
what to do this weekend in seattle magazine
Must SeeSeattle Playwright's New World-Premiere Mixes Sex and Politics(4/3 to 4/27, times vary) — In her new, world-premiere play, Tails of Wasps, Stephanie Timm addresses the age-old story of a politician brought down by a sexual scandal. Directed by New Century Theatre Company’s (NCTC) Darragh Kennan, the play explores the human tendency to get stung.
Monday, 03/31/2014 10:40 PM
where to donate to oso mudslide seattle magazine
King 5 posted this extremely helpful roundup today of local organizations that are accepting donations of all kinds--monetary, clothing, gas cards, food, etc.--for the people in Oso, Wash., who were affected by the mudslide.
Monday, 03/31/2014 4:46 PM
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Thursday, 03/27/2014 10:33 PM
things to do in seattle magazine
Must Nerd-OutEmerald City Comicon Takes Over Seattle(3/28 to 3/30, times vary) — Superheroes, supervillains, comic-book lovers and sci-fi fans don costumes and flock to the Washington State Convention Center for this beloved nerd ball.
Monday, 03/24/2014 4:44 PM
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Thursday, 03/20/2014 10:33 PM
what to do this weekend in seattle magazine
Must TourExplore Modern Architecture on the Seattle Modern Home TourSaturday (3/22, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.) — Six local homes (more may be added), from West Seattle to North Seattle, Magnolia to Leschi, are opening their doors to design lovers during this self-guided driving tour of mid-century modern and contemporary modern abodes.
Monday, 03/17/2014 4:39 PM
[View the story "Mossback Monday" on Storify]