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Hey Seattle, here’s the only guide you need to Monday’s solar eclipse

The total solar eclipse is almost here. Live in Seattle? Here are the 11 things you need to know to make the most of this awesome cosmic event.

Art & Culture / August 18, 2017

Is Seattle too expensive for its cooks? A quick look at a restaurant crisis

V. H. Hammer | Flickr You don’t have to go far around here to find good restaurants. But Seattle area restaurants are having a heck of a time finding good cooks. There’s a shortage, it turns out, of cooks, dishwashers, and other “back of house” restaurant staff in cities all over the country. And Seattle […]

Business / August 3, 2017

Your guide to the guides to Seattle’s August Primary Election

Your ballot for Seattle’s August 1 primary election is due on Tuesday! Haven’t filled out your ballot and not sure how? We’ve rounded up the most helpful guides out there to help you out…

Political Issues / July 28, 2017

8 of the best Seattle photographers to follow on Instagram

Who are the Seattle photographers who best capture the city’s spirit? You nominated your favorites, and we’re sharing their stories.

Art & Culture / July 27, 2017

Video: Longtime Seattleites are relearning their city

People who are from Seattle sometimes worry that people who are not from Seattle don’t get what it’s like to feel attached to the place. And people who are new here? They wonder what it takes for their view of the city to not be discounted.

Community / July 26, 2017

At Seattle’s Camp Rahh, you take a break from ‘adulting’ to be a kid

Camp Rahh is back for a third year this August, and there’s nothing else quite like it around here. There are no phones and no alcohol, for one. And the idea is to meet new people, and see things in a new way.

Art & Culture / July 14, 2017

Video: Afraid you no longer belong in Seattle? Here’s what you told us that feels like

How do you fight for a city that feels like it’s slipping away? Last week we asked you to share what most worries you about Seattle’s growth. A lot of you opened up and did just that, in response to our video featuring Seattle natives and transplants getting real about the challenges.

Community / July 12, 2017

Video: What do you think of Seattle’s rapid growth?

Is Seattle’s growth the beginning of the end of what makes the city great, or an opportunity to level it up? Seattle natives and transplants weigh in on video.

Community / July 4, 2017

Video: What do Seattle newcomers think about their city?

What do Seattle newcomers think of their city? We passed on your questions to a group of Seattle transplants, who shared their move-to-Seattle story and their perspectives on their new home.

Community / June 21, 2017

Working the land on Seattle Works Day

On Seattle Works Day, a bunch of you joined us down in the Duwamish River Valley to help Alleycat Acres prep land for a new native plant garden that’s going to make some bees and neighbors pretty happy.

Community / June 20, 2017