Scoop Blog Archive / July 2009

Pike Place Fish Toss

Last month, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) was in the limelight once again, this time for their objection to the fishmongers at Pike Place Market. Read more »

NW Getaways: A Road Trip to Vancouver, B.C.

Sometimes traveling feels more like work than relaxation. Going to an exotic locale halfway around the world looks like fun when I'm at home watching the Travel Channel.  In reality, when I journey thousand of miles from home (and have to pack for strange weather, schlep around my baggage, navigate the airport, switch time zones and pay huge amounts of money for the pleasure) I feel more like I'm a contestant on the Survivor T.V. show.  It's so stressful that I want to be voted off my own vacation!  Read more »