King County, Washington

July 21, 2011 4:53 PM
If you were one of the estimated 10,000 people who happened to be near the Harbor Steps last May Day, you have already experienced one of...
July 21, 2011 4:35 PM
When it comes to big local art news, we all know it's been Seattle Art Museum's year. This past January the Olympic Sculpture Park opened,...
July 19, 2011 6:47 PM
The Yakima River Angling for a new hobby? Hop in your car, drive southeast for a couple of hours and stick your toes into some of the best...
July 18, 2011 7:18 PM
Lake Washington: Recreation HeavenThe very existence of Lake Washington, a recreational haven and scenic backdrop par excellence, may be...
July 15, 2011 5:30 PM
EAT + DRINK For a pint and a small plate, head to newcomer Company Bar, pictured right, (9608 16th Ave. SW; 206.257.1162) for nibbles...
July 8, 2011 4:50 PM
My column “Statues of Limitations” (March 2011), on the topic of local icons that I’d like to Photoshop out of the picture if I were...
June 10, 2011 8:43 PM
Last summer, Seattle put Nickerson Street on a “diet.” The four-lane road was chopped down to two, with the sacrificed lanes becoming a...
June 10, 2011 5:16 PM
Fifty years ago this summer, Seattle was in the middle of a major transformation. Planners were rushing to build the first World’s Fair in...
June 7, 2011 9:52 PM
Now that it's almost summer, spring is finally here. That means a new season of food tours that incorporate walking, eating, learning stuff...
May 23, 2011 8:17 PM
In this entrepreneurial town, we like to do things on our own time and that includes being active. Whether there’s one last work...
May 12, 2011 6:39 PM
Agua Verde Café and Paddle Club Where can you drink a margarita on a deck in the sunshine, dig into fresh, tasty fish tacos with just-made...
May 12, 2011 4:12 PM
There are two typical realities in Seattle this time of year: Either we are still wearing our rubber boots, going to T-ball games under...
May 12, 2011 3:58 PM
Thanks to Groupon’s booming success, daily-deal companies are sprouting up all over. In the last year, several seattle websites have put a...
May 6, 2011 12:16 AM
Wow, remember back in February when there was one, maybe two, fun shopping events in a week? Now my head is spinning so fast from all the...
May 5, 2011 10:14 PM
When you're not quite ready to go home after a late night out on the town, eating foods you wouldn’t normally think twice about consuming...