Arts & Culture Blog - SeattleMag.com http://seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Fshopping/shopping/culture/news-features en More Microsoft Layoffs Expected, Mini Frappuccinos & More News http://seattlemag.com/article/more-microsoft-layoffs-expected-mini-frappuccinos-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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/brazilflorestanegrafrappuccino.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=34125">brazilflorestanegrafrappuccino.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-9.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-9" target="_blank">View the story "Today's News" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <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> Starbucks </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-origins-starbucks-pumpkin-spice-latte">#Throwback Thursday: The Origins of Starbucks&#039; Pumpkin Spice Latte </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/good-god-surge-soda-back">Good God, Surge Soda is Back</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:36:09 +0000 lauren.mang 43646 at http://seattlemag.com What to See This Fall: Film http://seattlemag.com/article/what-see-fall-film <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> Brangien Davis and Dana Standish </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/september-2014">September 2014</a> </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/film/0914fallartsfilm.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=53940">0914fallartsfilm.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>That Filmy Feeling</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> Courtesy of SIFF </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/seattle-international-film-festival-organization-turns-40">Seattle International Film Festival Organization Turns 40 </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/6-ways-you-can-be-ultimate-12th-fan">6 Ways You Can Be the Ultimate 12th Fan</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-pumpkin-spice-cake">Recipe of The Week: Pumpkin Spice Cake</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/what-see-fall-film" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Arts & Entertainment Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:27:07 +0000 lauren.mang 43574 at http://seattlemag.com The Mask that Inspired the Seahawks Logo, Warm Weather Continues http://seattlemag.com/article/mask-inspired-seahawks-logo-warm-weather-continues <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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/seattlesunset.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19255">seattlesunset.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-8.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-8" target="_blank">View the story "Today's News" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <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> Andrés Monroy-Hernández </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/cozy-all-weather-patio-dining">Cozy, All-Weather Patio Dining </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/what-were-doing-game-day-stuffing-our-faces">What We&#039;re Doing on Game Day—Stuffing Our Faces</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:58:12 +0000 lauren.mang 43618 at http://seattlemag.com A Vegetarian Goes to The State Fair http://seattlemag.com/article/vegetarian-goes-state-fair <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> Shuchi Mehta </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> There&#039;s a light at the end of the bacon-filled tunnel for the vegetarian fairgoer </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/baby-corn.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=99951">baby-corn.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>I have been a vegetarian my whole life for cultural and animal rights reasons. I am a food lover as well. This may seem contradictory to some, but I have never felt like I was missing out on anything. And Seattle, out of all the places I have ever lived, is one of the most diverse, herbivore-friendly and easiest places to find not only viable, but absolutely tantalizing meatless options. Stepping out of this vegetarian-loving metropolis, I decided to be spontaneous and do something absolutely crazy last week.</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> Ken Bosma/flickr photo </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-washington-state-fair-way-back-when">#Throwback Thursday: Washington State Fair Way Back When</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/fair-remember">A Fair to Remember</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/thrills-chills-washington-state-fair">Thrills &amp; Chills at the Washington State Fair</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/vegetarian-goes-state-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food We Love Arts & Culture Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:56:06 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43613 at http://seattlemag.com How Oil Trains Through Downtown Seattle Could Put us at Risk http://seattlemag.com/article/how-oil-trains-through-downtown-seattle-could-put-us-risk-0 <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> Maria Dolan </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> With oil trains already rolling down the tracks, Seattle, and Washington state, consider the risks </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/hot-topic/oil-trains.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=41338">oil-trains.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An oil train snaking its way through downtown Seattle </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;">The rattle and whistle of trains have long provided a soundtrack for beachgoers at Golden Gardens, salmon spotters at the Ballard locks and sports fans headed to a game in SoDo. So it’s not surprising that so few bother to watch the trains anymore. But a closer look could reveal something new—about a dozen times a week, engines haul 100 or more cylindrical tank cars through Seattle. Each car is marked with a 1267 placard, the hazmat code for crude oil. Not just any old crude.</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.marcusdonner.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Marcus R. Donner/Puget Sound Business Journal</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="/blogs/scoop/puget-sound-ocean-acidification-environmental-news-again"> Puget Sound Ocean Acidification in Environmental News Again</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/blogs/seattle-scoop/viaduct-dummies-tunnel-clears-hurdle-environmental-impact-statement-signed">Viaduct for Dummies: Tunnel Clears Hurdle; Environmental Impact Statement Signed</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/oil-and-puget-sound-orcas-can-they-survive-spill">Oil and the Puget Sound Orcas: Can They Survive a Spill?</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/how-oil-trains-through-downtown-seattle-could-put-us-risk-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hot Topic News & Features Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:59:26 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43611 at http://seattlemag.com Mossback Monday: Rare Corpse Flower Blooming, Seahawks & More News http://seattlemag.com/article/mossback-monday-rare-corpse-flower-blooming-seahawks-more-news <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"> 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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/corpseflower.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=49365">corpseflower.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The very stinky Corpse Flower is said to smell like &quot;rotting flesh&quot; </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/seattlemag/mossback-monday-62/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe></p> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/mossback-monday-62.js?header=false&border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/mossback-monday-62" target="_blank">View the story "Mossback Monday" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <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> Melissa Gutierrez </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/knute-berger-rediscovering-seattles-culinary-offerings">Knute Berger on Rediscovering Seattle&#039;s Culinary Offerings</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/where-buy-cute-kids-halloween-costumes">Where to Buy Cute Kids&#039; Halloween Costumes</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:40:44 +0000 lauren.mang 43610 at http://seattlemag.com 9 Places to Spot Sasquatch, Flower Thief & More News http://seattlemag.com/article/9-places-spot-sasquatch-flower-thief-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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/pikespeakhighwaybigfoot.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=65773">pikespeakhighwaybigfoot.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-7.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-7" target="_blank">View the story "Today's News " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <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> &quot;Pikes peak highway big foot&quot; by Gnashes30 - Own work. </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-washington-state-fair-way-back-when">#Throwback Thursday: Washington State Fair Way Back When</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/searching-sasquatch">Searching for Sasquatch</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:57:42 +0000 lauren.mang 43599 at http://seattlemag.com Time in a Bottle: Next Step in the Washington State Time Capsule is Here http://seattlemag.com/article/time-bottle-next-step-washington-state-time-capsule-here <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/october-2014">October 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 packs a time capsule for 400 years in the future </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/gray-matters/1014timecapsule3web.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=84160">1014timecapsule3web.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>For 25 years, I’ve been waiting for the future. And it’s almost here. At least, the next step in a long chain of events leading to the year 2389 has arrived.<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="/article/throwback-thursday-washington-state-fair-way-back-when">#Throwback Thursday: Washington State Fair Way Back When</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/where-shop-and-take-break-shopping-ballard">Where to Shop (and Take a Break from Shopping) in Ballard </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/what-were-doing-game-day-stuffing-our-faces">What We&#039;re Doing on Game Day—Stuffing Our Faces</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/time-bottle-next-step-washington-state-time-capsule-here" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gray Matters Arts & Culture Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:38:00 +0000 lauren.mang 43598 at http://seattlemag.com The Must List: New Barbecue Resto, the Seattle Design Festival Continues http://seattlemag.com/article/must-list-new-barbecue-resto-seattle-design-festival-continues <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 </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/must-list/designfestival.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=69214">designfestival.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Seattle Design Festival </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must Nosh<br><a href="http://bit.ly/1pTBYQo" target="_blank">Jack’s BBQ Opened This Week</a></strong><br>Nearly six months after announcing that he was turning his famous Seattle Brisket Experience pop-up into a real-life restaurant, Jack Timmons has finally opened Jack’s BBQ. Go now for meat, meat and more meat.</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 SDF </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-washington-state-fair-way-back-when">#Throwback Thursday: Washington State Fair Way Back When</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/chinook-fest-reel-good-music-festival">Chinook Fest: A Reel Good Music Festival</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/must-list-new-barbecue-resto-seattle-design-festival-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Culture Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:40:30 +0000 lauren.mang 43595 at http://seattlemag.com #Throwback Thursday: Washington State Fair Way Back When http://seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-washington-state-fair-way-back-when <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> Shuchi Mehta </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From 1900 to 2014, the state fair tradition lives on in Washington </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/family-friendly/1956-teenagers-eating-burgers-7638.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=55756">1956-teenagers-eating-burgers-7638.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Teenagers at the state fair eating burgers, c. 1956 </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;">"The Valley Fair" as it was formerly called started in the fall of 1900 as a means to help local agricultural and dairy farmers, miners, and manufacturers exhibit and sell their products in a community setting. The first fair took place on October 4th, 1900 and was only a three-day event. Admission for the whole event was just $1 per family! How times have changed.</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> Washington State Fair Staff </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/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/thrills-chills-washington-state-fair">Thrills &amp; Chills at the Washington State Fair</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/chinook-fest-reel-good-music-festival">Chinook Fest: A Reel Good Music Festival</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-washington-state-fair-way-back-when" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Family Friendly Arts & Culture Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:22:48 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43593 at http://seattlemag.com A Fine for Throwing Away Food, Uber Beats Lyft & More News http://seattlemag.com/article/fine-throwing-away-food-uber-beats-lyft-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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/0713lyftweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=53371">0713lyftweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lyft is lagging behind Uber in sales </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-6.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-6" target="_blank">View the story "Today's News" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <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="/its-national-cat-day-snuggles-all-uber">It&#039;s National Cat Day: Snuggles For All Via Uber</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/chinook-fest-reel-good-music-festival">Chinook Fest: A Reel Good Music Festival</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:00:36 +0000 lauren.mang 43592 at http://seattlemag.com Seahawk Jeron Johnson's Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up) http://seattlemag.com/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made <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 strong safety for the Seahawks dishes on what he likes to do 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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/jeronjohnsoncomboweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=67191">jeronjohnsoncomboweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><a href="http://www.seahawks.com/" target="_blank">Seattle Seahawks </a>strong safety #23 Jeron Johnson is now in his fourth season with our Super Bowl-winning team. Johnson had eight tackles this preseason and was <a href="http://www.seahawks.com/videos-photos/videos/Seahawks-Saturday-Night---Jeron-Johnson-Micd-Up/b0322867-02dc-428a-8f9e-1b3139b42128" target="_blank">mic'd up during the August 16 Seahawks/Broncos game</a>. (Skip to around 1:52 for his sound bites during warm-up and to see the former Boise State player's high energy--not to mention humor--on the field.)</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> Seahawks image courtesy of Jeron Johnson&#039;s Instagram </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/6-ways-you-can-be-ultimate-12th-fan">6 Ways You Can Be the Ultimate 12th Fan</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/are-you-ready-some-football-where-watch-seahawks">Are You Ready For Some Football? Where to Watch the Seahawks</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/what-were-doing-game-day-stuffing-our-faces">What We&#039;re Doing on Game Day—Stuffing Our Faces</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:09:46 +0000 43514 at http://seattlemag.com Our Picks for What to See and Do This Fall http://seattlemag.com/article/our-picks-what-see-and-do-fall <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> Brangien Davis and Dana Standish </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/september-2014">September 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This season’s arts lineup is packed with picks that will have you applauding for more </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-entertainment/0914fallartsopener.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=46881">0914fallartsopener.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Andy Warhol&#039;s Marilyn </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Coming-of-age choreography, sci-fi ceramics, film noir, new memoirs, kinky boots and the great society—pick your poison in one of the categories below for this season's most impressive arts events, plus the new arts venues that are popping up all over town. <br><br><span style="font-size: large;"><strong><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/what-see-fall-visual-arts" target="_blank">VISUAL ARTS</a><br><br><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/what-see-fall-dance" target="_blank">DANCE</a></strong></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 the Seattle Art Museum </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/50-bands-rocking-seattle-music-right-now">The 50 Bands Rocking Seattle Music Right Now</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/bed-nancy-and-joe-guppy">In Bed with Nancy and Joe Guppy</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/pioneer-square-new-shopping-destination">Pioneer Square Is the New Shopping Destination</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/our-picks-what-see-and-do-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Entertainment Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:41:09 +0000 lauren.mang 43559 at http://seattlemag.com What to Do This Fall: Music Events http://seattlemag.com/article/what-do-fall-music-events <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> Brangien Davis and Dana Standish </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/september-2014">September 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From opera to a jazz fest, our picks for the best musical acts in town </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/music/914fallartsmusic.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=53507">914fallartsmusic.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> sanders: courtesy of addeo music international; kendrick: scott myers </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>JAZZ</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-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/50-bands-rocking-seattle-music-right-now">The 50 Bands Rocking Seattle Music Right Now</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/exclusive-musical-tribute-viaduct">An Exclusive Musical Tribute to the Viaduct </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/6-ways-you-can-be-ultimate-12th-fan">6 Ways You Can Be the Ultimate 12th Fan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/what-do-fall-music-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Music Arts & Entertainment Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:20:50 +0000 lauren.mang 43576 at http://seattlemag.com What to Read this Fall: Literature http://seattlemag.com/article/what-read-fall-literature <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> Brangien Davis and Dana Standish </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/september-2014">September 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In new memoirs, Seattle writers battle demons— and live to tell the tale </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/literature/bookroundupweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=58031">bookroundupweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From left to right: My Fluorescent God, The Terrible and Wonderful Reasons Why I Run Long Distances, My Body Is a Book of Rules </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><a href="http://www.amazon.com/My-Fluorescent-God-Joe-Guppy-ebook/dp/B00MT7VZ4W" target="_blank"><strong>My Fluorescent God ($14.95)</strong></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="/blog/blogs/scoop-blog/%5Buser-raw%5D/art-arts-sake-dance-literature">Art for Art&#039;s Sake: From Dance to Literature</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/our-picks-what-see-and-do-fall">Our Picks for What to See and Do This Fall </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/6-ways-you-can-be-ultimate-12th-fan">6 Ways You Can Be the Ultimate 12th Fan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/what-read-fall-literature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Literature Arts & Entertainment Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:57:50 +0000 lauren.mang 43572 at http://seattlemag.com