Arts & Culture Blog - SeattleMag.com http://local.seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Fnorthwest-travel/comment/reply/culture/comment/reply/subscription-offer en 7 Legal Ways to Help the Homeless During the Holidays http://local.seattlemag.com/article/7-legal-ways-help-homeless-during-holidays <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Erin Danly </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> As cities crack down on &#039;street feeding,&#039; there are still ways to help those in need </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news-features/helping-homelessweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=38965">helping-homelessweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em><span style="font-size: x-small;">This article originally appeared on <a href="http://www.avvo.com" target="_blank">Avvo</a>.</span></em></p> <p>Last month, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, passed a law restricting how and where people may feed the homeless. A week after it passed, the law was put into use when two pastors and a senior citizen were <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2014/11/05/fort-lauderdale-arrest-for-feeding-homeless/18525049/" target="_blank">arrested </a>for feeding the homeless on a beach.</p> <p><strong>Helping the homeless just got harder</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> lev radin / Shutterstock.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/bringing-focus-homelessness-social-media">Bringing Focus to Homelessness with Social Media</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/10-great-places-have-thanksgiving-dinner-out">10 Great Places to Have Thanksgiving Dinner Out</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/ban-boarding-mentally-ill-patients-goes-effect-soon">The Ban on ‘Boarding’ Mentally Ill Patients Goes Into Effect Soon</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/7-legal-ways-help-homeless-during-holidays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Features Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:36:26 +0000 lauren.mang 44106 at http://local.seattlemag.com Car Thefts on the Rise, Holiday Pot Sales & More http://local.seattlemag.com/article/car-thefts-rise-holiday-pot-sales-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/marijuana_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=64507">marijuana.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><br><strong>Nordstrom has announced some big changes</strong> with its semi-annual sales: The luxury department store is abandoning those four semi-annual sales and instead plans to hold six clearance sales each year. According to <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/seattle/blog/2014/11/nordstrom-nixes-big-semi-annual-sales.html" target="_blank"><em>The Puget Sound Business Journa</em>l</a>, "the six clearance sales will be storewide, rather than broken up by specific department, as the half-yearly sales were. The big July Anniversary Sale will remain unchanged."</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> colleen Whitfield </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/getting-know-seattle-riot">Getting to Know the Seattle Riot </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/holiday-cheat-sheet-9-easy-entertaining-ideas">The Holiday Cheat Sheet: 9 Easy Entertaining Ideas</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/car-thefts-rise-holiday-pot-sales-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:02:39 +0000 lauren.mang 44105 at http://local.seattlemag.com Activists in Westlake Park, Snow, Tolls & More http://local.seattlemag.com/article/activists-westlake-park-snow-tolls-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/stevenspass.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=90568">stevenspass.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Snow expected for the Cascades and Stevens Pass </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>It's Friday. It's raining. Potentially violent protesters could be mere steps from our offices. Leading off:</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Matthew Piatt </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-cornish-college-arts-turns-100">#Throwback Thursday: Cornish College of the Arts Turns 100</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/what-seattles-doing-about-bad-traffic-hint-not-whole-lot">What Seattle&#039;s Doing About Bad Traffic (Hint: Not a Whole Lot)</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/activists-westlake-park-snow-tolls-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:29:09 +0000 lauren.mang 44102 at http://local.seattlemag.com 2015: Year for Big Headaches or Big Solutions? http://local.seattlemag.com/article/2015-year-big-headaches-or-big-solutions <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/knute-berger">Knute Berger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/december-2014">December 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Knute Berger predicts big expectations—and bigger worries—for 2015 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/gray-matters/1214graymatters.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=27616">1214graymatters.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> What will 2015 bring? </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Looking into my crystal ball—and yes, I have one, an old green Japanese fishing float—I foresee that the year 2015 promises to be the year of either Big Headaches or Big Solutions.<br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Sally Mahoney </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattle-skyscrapers-made-out-wood">Seattle Skyscrapers Made Out of Wood?</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-cornish-college-arts-turns-100">#Throwback Thursday: Cornish College of the Arts Turns 100</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/2015-year-big-headaches-or-big-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gray Matters Arts & Culture Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:50:13 +0000 lauren.mang 44101 at http://local.seattlemag.com Must List: Cinerama Reopens, Contemporary Dance Aplenty & More http://local.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-cinerama-reopens-contemporary-dance-aplenty-more <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Seattle magazine staff </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> What to do this weekend in Seattle </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/must-list/cinerama.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=44491">cinerama.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Welcome back, Cinerama! </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must Make Reservations<br><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/10-great-places-have-thanksgiving-dinner-out" target="_blank">10 Restaurants Serving Up Thanksgiving Dinner</a></strong><br>Restaurants around Seattle are preparing Thanksgiving feasts for dine in and take out. Prix-fixe menus, buffets and smoked turkeys to-go give us plenty to be thankful for this year, but make your reservations, like, <em>now</em>.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.cinerama.com" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Courtesy of Cinerama</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-cornish-college-arts-turns-100">#Throwback Thursday: Cornish College of the Arts Turns 100</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/8-ways-get-your-home-ready-thanksgiving">8 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Thanksgiving</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/despite-troubled-waters-were-experiencing-oyster-renaissance">Despite Troubled Waters, We&#039;re Experiencing an Oyster Renaissance</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-cinerama-reopens-contemporary-dance-aplenty-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Entertainment Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:25:36 +0000 lauren.mang 44098 at http://local.seattlemag.com #Throwback Thursday: Cornish College of the Arts Turns 100 http://local.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-cornish-college-arts-turns-100 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Sara Jones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/capitol-hillfirst-hill">Capitol Hill/First Hill</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The arts school celebrates a century and looks forward to what&#039;s next </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/cornishhistoric1920skerryhall.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=35295">cornishhistoric1920skerryhall.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cornish students dance in tandem in the 1920s at Kerry Hall on Capitol Hill, still home to Cornish’s dance and theater departments </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><a href="http://www.cornish.edu/">Cornish College of the Arts</a>—one of three colleges in the country that specializes in both the visual and performing arts—has turned 100 years old.</p> <p>Founder Nellie Cornish opened Cornish on Capitol Hill originally as a music school, and then expanded it to become an integrative arts campus. Cornish wanted her college to create “artists, citizens and innovator<span style="background-color: #ffffff;">s,” which Rosemary Jones, <span style="background-color: #ffffff;">Cornish’s director of communications, </span> feels it still does today.</span></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Courtesy of Cornish College of the Arts </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-fall-farro-salad">Recipe of the Week: Fall Farro Salad</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/sea-star-deaths-linked-virus-bob-marley-weed-more">Sea Star Deaths Linked to Virus, Bob Marley Weed &amp; More</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/10-great-places-have-thanksgiving-dinner-out">10 Great Places to Have Thanksgiving Dinner Out</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-cornish-college-arts-turns-100" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:16:06 +0000 sara.jones 44079 at http://local.seattlemag.com Kshama Sawant Arrested, Downtown Safety & More News http://local.seattlemag.com/article/kshama-sawant-arrested-downtown-safety-more-news <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/westlakeholiday.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=61639">westlakeholiday.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Leading off on this rather warm Thursday morning:</p> <p><strong>Councilwoman Kshama Sawant was arrested </strong>yesterday at a protest at Alaska Airlines' Seattle headquarters. The protest was in support of $15 wages for Alaska Airlines workers at Sea-Tac. <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/seattle/blog/2014/11/seattle-councilwoman-kshama-sawant-arrested-at.html" target="_blank"><em>The Puget Sound Business Journal</em> reports</a> that three other people were also arrested, including two airport workers and a reverend.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Jeremy Reding </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/kshama-sawant-arrested-downtown-safety-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:03:24 +0000 lauren.mang 44091 at http://local.seattlemag.com Liquor Delivery, Marshawn Lynch Returns Lost Wallet & More http://local.seattlemag.com/article/liquor-delivery-marshawn-lynch-returns-lost-wallet-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/marshawn.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=25275">marshawn.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Beast Mode: The good samaritan </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Today I learned that liquor delivery in Seattle is a thing. Glorious. Read on:</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Keith Allison </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/getting-know-seattle-riot">Getting to Know the Seattle Riot </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-fall-farro-salad">Recipe of the Week: Fall Farro Salad</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/liquor-delivery-marshawn-lynch-returns-lost-wallet-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:49:53 +0000 lauren.mang 44085 at http://local.seattlemag.com The Ban on ‘Boarding’ Mentally Ill Patients Goes Into Effect Soon http://local.seattlemag.com/article/ban-boarding-mentally-ill-patients-goes-effect-soon <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Celina Kareiva </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/december-2014">December 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Patients no longer held in ER until beds in psychiatric facilities become available </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/hot-topic/mentally-ill.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=25095">mentally-ill.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Seattleite Lynn Caldeiro can only remember fragments of her first hospitalization four years ago—a nurse standing over her, her husband crying by her side, her own high-pitched scream above the din of the Overlake emergency room. She was sedated, her wrist and ankle strapped to a gurney. When a bed became available six hours later, she was transferred to the psychiatric unit at Fairfax Hospital in Kirkland.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Sparth/Getty Images </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/best-bar-snacks-paseo-updates-more-news">Best Bar Snacks, Paseo Updates &amp; More News</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/must-list-seattle-shorts-film-fest-new-boutiques-more">Must List: Seattle Shorts Film Fest, New Boutiques &amp; More</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/3-hot-boozy-drinks-help-you-warm">3 Hot Boozy Drinks to Help You Warm Up </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/ban-boarding-mentally-ill-patients-goes-effect-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hot Topic Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:27:25 +0000 lauren.mang 43876 at http://local.seattlemag.com Federal Law Guarantees Little in Regards to Overtime, Holiday Pay http://local.seattlemag.com/article/federal-law-guarantees-little-regards-overtime-holiday-pay <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Allen Taylor </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Attempts to mandate paid time off fell flat in Congress </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news-features/holidayhours.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=66234">holidayhours.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: x-small;"><em>This article originally appeared on<a href="http://nakedlaw.avvo.com/rights/federal-laws-overtime-pay-holiday-pay.html" target="_blank"> Avvo</a>. </em></span><a href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/tanyamohn/2013/08/13/paid-time-off-forget-about-it-a-report-looks-at-how-the-u-s-compares-to-other-countries/" target="_blank"></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Nathan Bush / Flickr </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/ban-boarding-mentally-ill-patients-goes-effect-soon">The Ban on ‘Boarding’ Mentally Ill Patients Goes Into Effect Soon</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-fall-farro-salad">Recipe of the Week: Fall Farro Salad</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/federal-law-guarantees-little-regards-overtime-holiday-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Features Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:24:36 +0000 lauren.mang 44081 at http://local.seattlemag.com Sea Star Deaths Linked to Virus, Bob Marley Weed & More http://local.seattlemag.com/article/sea-star-deaths-linked-virus-bob-marley-weed-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/0514seastars3.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=73417">0514seastars3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Happy <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2014/11/18/uber-emil-michael/19213659/" target="_blank">everyone-is-mad-at-Uber</a> Day! Delete your app (you rebel!) and then let's dig into what's happening in Seattle:</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Darrell gulin/the image bank/getty images; </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-fall-farro-salad">Recipe of the Week: Fall Farro Salad</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/10-great-places-have-thanksgiving-dinner-out">10 Great Places to Have Thanksgiving Dinner Out</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/sea-star-deaths-linked-virus-bob-marley-weed-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:54:18 +0000 lauren.mang 44080 at http://local.seattlemag.com Is Seattle's 'Lumbersexual' Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? http://local.seattlemag.com/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/knute-berger">Knute Berger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bearded, flanneled hipsters have been around in Seattle long before they were cool </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/paulbunyan.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19317">paulbunyan.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Portland&#039;s Paul Bunyan statue: The first Lumbersexual? </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>There's a new breed of men, from Ballard to Brooklyn.&nbsp; <br><br> It's the bearded, flanneled hipster, otherwise known as the "Lumbersexual." &nbsp; <br><br>Those are two words you rarely hear together. My dad used to work in logging camps in the 1930s and I heard his incredible stories at the dinner table, including ones I won’t repeat here dealing with the sex lives of the lonely, brutal men who worked with him. Let's just say that no one really wants to be on the business end of a horny lumberjack. Really, truly. No one. &nbsp; <br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gallery/style-street-seattle-mens-fashion">Style on the Street: Seattle Men&#039;s Fashion</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-thriving-small-and-slightly-secret-music-shows">Seattle&#039;s Thriving Small (and Slightly Secret) Music Shows</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Culture And Another Thing... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:15:38 +0000 lauren.mang 44068 at http://local.seattlemag.com Wish List: What if GTA VI Were Set in Seattle? http://local.seattlemag.com/article/wish-list-what-if-gta-vi-were-set-seattle <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Heath Loshbaugh </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Why our city is a grand location for the next installment of the popular video game franchise </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-entertainment/gta3.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19962">gta3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>Wish List is our new series highlighting things that would be better if they were here.</em></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/sims-meets-seattle-recreating-emerald-city-sims-4">Sims Meets Seattle: Recreating the Emerald City in Sims 4</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/ascend-wall-new-emp-game-thrones-exhibit">&quot;Ascend the Wall&quot; in New EMP Game of Thrones Exhibit</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/four-new-locally-made-board-games">Four New Locally-Made Board Games</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/wish-list-what-if-gta-vi-were-set-seattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Entertainment Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:13:32 +0000 lauren.mang 44060 at http://local.seattlemag.com Pronto's Impressive Numbers, 'Ramps to Nowhere' Demo & More http://local.seattlemag.com/article/prontos-impressive-numbers-ramps-nowhere-demo-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/prontoweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=73834">prontoweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Good morning, fellow Seattleites. Thanksgiving is in one week. Do you know where <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/10-great-places-have-thanksgiving-dinner-out">your turkey is coming from</a>?</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/ban-boarding-mentally-ill-patients-goes-effect-soon">The Ban on ‘Boarding’ Mentally Ill Patients Goes Into Effect Soon</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/10-great-places-have-thanksgiving-dinner-out">10 Great Places to Have Thanksgiving Dinner Out</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-thriving-small-and-slightly-secret-music-shows">Seattle&#039;s Thriving Small (and Slightly Secret) Music Shows</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/prontos-impressive-numbers-ramps-nowhere-demo-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:43:25 +0000 lauren.mang 44058 at http://local.seattlemag.com Best Bar Snacks, Paseo Updates & More News http://local.seattlemag.com/article/best-bar-snacks-paseo-updates-more-news <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/robroy.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=85305">robroy.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free goldfish crackers at Rob Roy </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Three cheers for a sunny Friday! Also, the Paseo saga continues. Leading off:</p> <p><strong>A sunny outlook for Nordstrom these days.</strong> The luxury department store reported solid third quarter earnings, at 73 cents per share or $142 million, which is an increase from 69 cents a share and $137 million in the same quarter a year ago. <a href="http://www.king5.com/story/money/business/2014/11/13/nordstrom-third-quarter-earnings/18978741/" target="_blank">King 5 reports</a> that Nordstrom is one of a handful of retailers that will remain closed on the Thanksgiving holiday.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Hayley Young </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-thriving-small-and-slightly-secret-music-shows">Seattle&#039;s Thriving Small (and Slightly Secret) Music Shows</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/must-list-seattle-shorts-film-fest-new-boutiques-more">Must List: Seattle Shorts Film Fest, New Boutiques &amp; More</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/where-seattle-chefs-dine-out">Where Seattle Chefs Dine Out</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/article/best-bar-snacks-paseo-updates-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:00:41 +0000 lauren.mang 44050 at http://local.seattlemag.com