Seasonal Sustenance

Holiday Dining 2016: Christmas Eve (and Christmas) Dinner in Seattle

Tis the season to make a reservation.

2:40pm By Allecia Vermillion

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: December 8–11

Stevie Nicks belts out the hits, Vietnamese refugees get swept up in a fantastical American road trip in 'Vietgone,' and Seattle Symphony's 'Holiday Pops' spreads seasonal cheer.

12:40pm By Seattle Met Staff

Morning Fizz

King County: Syphilis Is Up 54 Percent Since 2010

King County's tax burden, King County's syphilis rates, and the King County Council's big choice.

9:07am By Josh Feit

The Sporting Life

3 Keys to the Sounders’ First MLS Cup Final

After an improbable comeback season, can Seattle finally win the big one?

9:00am By Jack Russillo

TV Talk

'Real World Seattle' Recap: The Race Episode

And now, they kinda start getting real.

12/07/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Afternoon Jolt

Boeing: "I Don't Know Where He Got the $4 Billion Figure From."

Trump's latest volatile tweet lands in Puget Sound.

12/07/2016 By Josh Feit

(Formerly) Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Luke Burbank

The host of 'Live Wire Radio' discusses the upcoming taping at the Neptune Theatre and growing up on Seattle radio.

12/07/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Festive Foods

The Swedish Club Welcomes Winter with a Smorgasbord

In the Swedish tradition, the table will be piled high with food—the kind a Scandinavian grandmother might make.

12/07/2016 By Jane Kidder

Handmade Gifting

Fatto a Mano Rings in 12th Year in Laurelhurst

The local, female-artisan driven shopping event will be on December 10th this year.

12/07/2016 By Colleen Williams

Opening Dispatch

Now Open in the Bar Sajor Space: Copal

That wood-fired kitchen is now home to Latin American flavors (and the chef from the former Taco Gringos).

12/07/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Morning Fizz

Pro- and Anti-Union Uber Drivers Face Off at Raucous City Hall Meeting

Drivers disagree over union representation rules and Democrats may go with all-white picks to fill legislative vacancies.

12/07/2016 By Josh Feit

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: December 7–13

The week in which: Tini Bigs celebrates one last anniversary bash, Kraken Congee is home to a Cambodian-Filipino popup, and Juicebox hosts a cauldron dinner under a full, December moon.

12/07/2016 By Rosin Saez

Kick It

6 Places to Watch the MLS Cup

Unless you're flying to Toronto , the best place to watch the championship game is out with fellow Seattleites. Visit these bars to drink beer, incite chants, and scream at televisions.

12/07/2016 By Darren Davis

Points of Reference

How the Head and the Heart Turned Commune Vibes and Classic Rock Influences Into 'Signs of Light'

Charity Rose Thielen chats about how Leonard Cohen, the Eagles, and a German set designer helped in the creation of the band's latest album.

12/06/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Sandwich Dispatch

Mean Sandwich Opens in Ballard

And it looks very intriguing.

12/06/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

Move Over Soju

Korea’s Oldest Liquor—Now Brewed in Pioneer Square

Try two versions of the effervescent, milky-white makgeolli at Girin.

12/06/2016 By Rosin Saez

Morning Fizz

Musical Chairs at City Hall and in the State Legislature

Gonzaléz loses top staffer, Rossi back in state senate, and Uber rules take center stage.

12/06/2016 By Josh Feit

Deep Dish Dispatch

Just Like That, Windy City Pie Is a Pizzeria

Sit. Stay a while. Have a slice of the best Chicago-style pizza in town. All this becomes possible later this week.

12/06/2016 By Allecia Vermillion

sales and events

Wear What When: December 5–11

Sip and shop with Butch Blum, find deals at the Gilt warehouse sale, and deck the halls with Filson.

12/05/2016 By Amanda Raschkow