The September 2019 Issue

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The New ASUW Shell House Will Pay Homage to Its History Through a Restoration

An old UW building where the ‘Boys in the Boat’ hung out has many layers of history, says Knute Berger, who is all for the current effort to restore it to its former glory

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These Eastside Homes Give Room to Roam

Homes on the Eastside for around $1.5 million

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The Twilight Tour: A Guide to Visiting Forks

A small Olympic Peninsula town makes the most of its film fame

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Food We Love: The Most Beautiful Tacos in Seattle

A change in chefs breathes new life into the menu at a neighborhood favorite

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Backstory: Seattle’s Passion for P-Patches All Started with One Community Garden

Contrary to popular belief, the 'p' doesn’t stand for peas

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New Kirkland Restaurant Offers Luxurious Boat Transportation from Lake Union

Add a boat ride to your dinner plans with Como’s new service

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A Ballard Couple Strikes the Perfect Work-life Balance in Their Own Backyard

'Like us, so many people work from home these days, and by converting a garage that we didn’t really use except for storage into an office, we’ve really optimized our work-life balance'

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Washington State Cheesemaking Is on the Rise

A decade ago, Washington state cheesemakers numbered a mere dozen or so. Now, a group of more than 60 producers are changing what we look for in locally made cheese

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These Seattle Shops Help Locals Get Closer to a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

In a culture that has access to excess, a few Seattle shops are raising the bar on what it means to be sustainable by encouraging customers to embrace—or at least aspire to—waste-free living. Here’s what they offer

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Top of the Class: 50 Best New Seattle Restaurants in 2019

It’s been a boom year for new restaurants. Here, we break down the best 50 (yes, 50!) of the bunch, plus the latest dining trends worth chewing on

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The Best New Seattle Restaurants in 2019

The city's top spots to try now, for everything from salad to dessert

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5 Best New Seattle Lunch Spots in 2019

From old-school burgers to handmade pastas, these lunches are worth the wait