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Four fun facts about the floating-bridge commute

520 refugees, don't you miss your lovely bridge?

Things are settling down a bit for us cross-lake commuters, but it's hard to say if next week will be better or worse.

On the one hand, according to WSDOT, people are still deciding what their commute will be as tolling continues for the next 45 years. Some who tried to outwit the toll monsters by crapping up my commute are rethinking. That $7 a day is starting to look pretty tasty right about now. I say this with love at 4:30 on a Friday afternoon. Read more »


Recommended Reading Inspired by The Off Hours

If you missed the latest installment of The Off Hours reading series at Sole Repair last night, you missed several special moments: Read more »


Fashion + Style Friday: New downtown blow-dry bar, Suzabelle’s spring collection and darling locally made daypacks

Now that we are all back from the holidays (well, physically at least, my brain might still be on vacation) it’s time to welcome back our weekly round-up of all things related to shopping and style: Read more »


A Chat with Mario Campos, Chef of The Publican

By: 
Cody Bay

Fremont beer temple Brouwer's opened its sibling bar/restaurant, The Publican, in Greenlake's Tangletown neighborhood last week, revamping the former Bandolero space into an upscale neighborhood pub. For Mario Campos, Brouwer's former sous-chef, it's his opportunity to finally run his own show.  Read more »


The Must List: Delicious Pho, Downton Abbey and Smash Putt!

MUST TASTE
Pho at Pho Bac Read more »