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Mossback Monday: Murray's Transit Funding Plan, Tech News and the new Tower Coming to Downtown

Knute Berger
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Rainier Tower will be getting a 50-story new neighbor

10 Things to Know About Babirusa, Opening on Eastlake Tomorrow

Julien Perry
Babirusa opening on Eastlake
That paper covering the windows won't be there tomorrow.

A little over two months ago (March 4), Eastlake Teriyaki closed down to make way for a new bar called Babirusa. It’s the newest project from owners Charles Walpole and Rene Gutierrez, who also operate Blind Pig Bistro next door. Tomorrow, it officially opens.

Here are 10 things to know: Read more »

Celebrate Seattle's Beautiful Old Architecture with Historic Seattle

Celebrate the urge to preserve our city's built heritage at Historic Seattle's Sixth Annual Preservation Awards on May 13, 5:30–8 p.m., at the Good Shepherd Center (Wallingford, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N). Read more »

The Bumbershoot 2014 Lineup Announced

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The Bumbershoot lineup is here! The Bumbershoot lineup is here! And it looks especially awesome this year! Personally, I'm stoked about Elvis Costello, The Dismemberment Plan, The Replacements, Nada Surf, The Afghan Whigs, and locally based goodness including The Lonely Forest, Shelby Earl, Evan Flory-Barnes and La Luz. See the full list at and plan accordingly.


7 Ways to Shop Local for Mother’s Day

Wwake opal earrings
Triangle earrings with opal from Wwake, on sale for $243

The haps around town dedicated to moms and the kids who shop for them—plus a luxe gift idea or two.

Lamb’s Ear in Fremont is offering 20 percent off selected styles of the shop’s super-cool, indie jewelry lines, including Arielle de Pinto and Wwake. Through Sunday at midnight.

Capers in West Seattle is hosting an impromptu Potluck Paris trunk show on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Expect everyday statement jewelry made from recycled metal in interested designs and shapes. And mimosas. Read more »