Seattle Living

Wags To Riches

The cost of living here is high. So are the salaries of dog walkers.

You won’t get rich if you choose this profession, but at least you’ll be playing with the big dogs. Dog…

Rob Smith

Sizzling Seattle Suburbia

This city is the most popular housing market in the country

A Seattle suburb perhaps best-known for its wine, tourism and recreation has notched another big achievement as the most popular…

Rob Smith

Teen Spirit

Shining the spotlight on girl entrepreneurs

Kate Isler and Susan Gates launched TheWMarketplace with a simple purpose in mind: to support women-owned and “gender-balanced” businesses. It…

Rob Smith

Feeding Food Banks

Food banks seek help as inflation soars

As a political junkie closely attuned to current events, Rainier Valley Food Bank CEO Gloria Hatcher-Mays could see it coming….

Rob Smith

Getting a Charge Out of Tesla

‘I haven’t visited a gas station in eight years’

Seattle soccer and EV cars both had a big year in 2009. One man had the vision for both: Adrian…

Matt Bell

Real Society: United Way Bounceback BBQ

United Way’s debut barbecue unites community for good causes

“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote…

Jonathan Sposato

Life in the Sea Suite

Jeffrey Linn takes a decidedly long view on climate change

Jeffrey Linn blends the mentality of an artist with the mind of a scientist to create what he calls a…

Rob Smith

The Truth About Recycling

What’s right and what’s wrong? Expert weighs in.

People ask all the time, “What can I do to reduce plastic and waste?” We have all seen the explosion…

Heather Trim

Seattle is One Swanky City

People are buying, and selling, high-end homes at a rapid pace

From million-dollar mansions to top floor penthouses, Seattle-area residents are busy trading places. According to Coldwell Banker’s annual report on…

Rob Smith