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Skin Trade 2.0

On Seattle streets, hookers, johns, and pimps hustle for a buck and cops scramble for a bust. But the scene is fading and migrating to the Internet, where social networking is transforming the world’s oldest profession.

01/07/2009 By L.D. Kirshenbaum

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The 15 People to Know for Spring Arts

Let us introduce you to the artists making headlines—and entertaining audiences—in the new season.

01/07/2009 By Steve Wiecking With Michaelangelo Matos, Sarah Anderson, and Wilson Diehl

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Second to None

No matter what you’re shopping for in a second home—peace and quiet, 
sandy beaches, snowshoeing trails, 
the best artist hangout—the perfect place to buy is only hours away.

01/07/2009 By Courtney Nash and Crai Bower

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Arts & Culture

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Dawn Argentine Way

Soprano Dawn Upshaw colors an electrifying song cycle with the Symphony.

01/07/2009 By Steve Wiecking

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The 15 People to Know for Spring Arts

Let us introduce you to the artists making headlines—and entertaining audiences—in the new season.

01/07/2009 By Steve Wiecking With Michaelangelo Matos, Sarah Anderson, and Wilson Diehl

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Joyride

Jerry Baker has ridden every Seattle to Portland cycling event. With his advice and a little hard work, you can start your own streak.

01/07/2009 By Bill Thorness

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Home Front Alone

While the husbands and fathers are deployed in Iraq, Navy families find unexpected support at home.

01/06/2009 By Alison Buckholtz

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Poet of the Port Town

Just before ”Howl” made him famous, Allen Ginsberg savored old Seattle’s seaport rot.

01/06/2009 By Ryan Boudinot

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Abominable Showmen

01/06/2009 By Harry Edwards

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Heart Skips a Beach

01/06/2009 By Harry Edwards

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Spray It, Don’t Say It

01/06/2009

Eat & Drink

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Our Overlooked Lentil

Inside the world of Washington’s least-celebrated crop.

01/07/2009 By Jess Thomson

JOINT

Villa Victoria

01/07/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

SCENE

Quinn’s

01/07/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

INTRODUCING…

TXORI

01/07/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

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Love Bubbles Over

Sparkling wine and food pairings for you and your Valentine.

01/07/2009 By Chris S. Nishiwaki

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Bottoms Up for the Globe

The latest salvo in the war against environmental deterioration: Have a drink.

01/06/2009 By Francesca Lyman

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Hotel California

Farm-fresh feasts heat up the new restaurant at the Heathman Hotel in Kirkland.

01/03/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Editor's Note

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A Note from the Editor

Consumer Report

01/06/2009

Home & Real Estate

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Second to None

No matter what you’re shopping for in a second home—peace and quiet, 
sandy beaches, snowshoeing trails, 
the best artist hangout—the perfect place to buy is only hours away.

01/07/2009 By Courtney Nash and Crai Bower

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Stage Right

Turn dormant flower beds into a winter wonderland.

01/07/2009 By Marty Wingate

URBAN LIVING

Easy Being Green

A downtown condo building invites neighbors to walk in the park.

01/06/2009 By Sarah Anderson

Inbox

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Mail from the Metro

Letters to Seattle Met

01/06/2009

News & City Life

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Wonder Crop (or) Hemp-Hype Crock?

Organic marketers, Hempfest haranguers, and Midwest farmers claim hemp’s a valuable food and fiber. Antidrug campaigners call it a cover crop for marijuana legalization.

01/06/2009 By Manny Frishberg

Style & Shopping

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Blooms with a View

Visit these blossom shops and discover fresh perspectives on flowers that say “I love you.”

01/06/2009 By Naomi Zeitlin

Style Counsel

London Calling

Questions for Nonie Creme, creative director for Butter London.

01/06/2009 By Laura Cassidy

Travel & Outdoors

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My Fat Big White and Silver Star Weekend

Two small BC resorts make for supersize fun.

01/07/2009 By Kimberly Brown Seeley