Tales of Love & Lust in Seattle

Tales of Love & Lust in Seattle <p>Love and lust, Seattle-style: 150 years of pioneering romance, marriage, and scandal. Plus, the spring arts calendar fills up with artists who are breaking new ground, our 2010 list of top dentists, and tips from leading dental professionals help keep a smile on your face.</p>

In this issue:

Arts & Culture

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The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: Ellen Van Wyk, Cheech and Chong, Milton Bradley, Colton Harris-Moore, Suzanne Vega, J.B. Dickey, David Newell, and Chris Liddell

01/26/2010

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Apolo Mission

Short-track speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno will slice up the ice for his third Winter Olympics this month. Here’s why he’s the Seattle Olympian to watch.

01/26/2010

Article

Game On

On February 20 ESPN sends the whole College GameDay crew to Hec Edmundson Pavilion for UW’s conference date with UCLA.

01/26/2010 By Matthew Halverson

Feature

The New Faces of Seattle Arts

Seattle’s spring arts calendar fills up with artists who break new ground.

01/25/2010 By Christopher Werner and Laura Dannen

Article

Earthly Delights

In The Fiddle and the Drum, the Alberta Ballet crafts an abstract dance to Joni Mitchell’s songs.

01/25/2010

Three-Minute History Lesson

Headless Sledmen and Blushing Commies: An Olympics Guide for the Rest of Us

A few nuggets from Seattle Times sports columnist Ron C. Judd’s book The Winter Olympics: An Insider’s Guide to the Legends, the Lore, and the Games.

01/22/2010

Article

The Kid and the Pendulum

String master Sterling Quinn from Rainier Beach goes for a fifth title at the Pacific Northwest Yo-Yo Championships February 20.

01/22/2010 By Matthew Halverson

Article

Civil Disobedience

Playing social vigilante almost always exacts
 a higher price than enduring the social offense.

01/22/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

Eat & Drink

Article

Ginger Beer Is the Bomb

Homemade ginger brew makes for delicious cocktails. Seattle bartender Jamie Boudreau shares recipes and tips.

01/25/2010 By Christopher Werner

Occasions

Pasta Twirling

Forthwith, the best pasta dishes in town, and where they live.

01/25/2010

Article

The Natural

Efesté winery’s Brennon Leighton patiently coaxes fine wines from fruit, but he has no time for snobby jargon.

01/25/2010 By Jessica Voelker

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Blastoff

West Seattle restaurant Fresh Bistro is a giddy culinary theme park.

01/15/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

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Oysters a la NOLA

At Steelhead Diner Kevin Davis pays tribute to Pacific Northwest ingredients by adding what he knows best: New Orleans flair. Here's his recipe for po'boys.

01/13/2010 By Jess Thomson

Editor's Note

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A Note From the Editor

Lust Horizons

01/22/2010 By Katherine Koberg

Health & Wellness

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Dental Health 101

Four of Seattle’s top dentists reveal how routine dental checkups can protect your smile.

01/25/2010 By Karen Quinn

Best of the City

2010 Top Dentists

321 practitioners in King, Kitsap, Pierce, and Snohomish counties.

01/25/2010

Home & Real Estate

Article

Saviors at the Gate

Out-of-state buyers are helping to prop up the downtown condo market.

01/26/2010 By Matthew Halverson

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Dream Small

A garden shed can house whatever your heart desires, but a good building plan keeps things real.

01/22/2010 By Jessica Voelker

Inbox

Article

Letters to the Editor

Letters about previous articles from the Seattle metropolitan community.

01/22/2010

News & City Life

Article

Full Metal Racket

Seattle’s budget is deep in the red. So why doesn’t the city score full market value on recycled metal?

01/26/2010 By Eric Scigliano

Article

Italy, You're Fired

Donald Trump on the Trump Blog, posted December 16, 2009, at 2:13am

01/25/2010

Article

The Wi-Fi of Oz

Is Mayor Mike McGinn’s dream of municipal wi-fi a viable vision for America’s most techie city?

01/22/2010 By Johnathon Fitzpatrick

Style & Shopping

Article

Turn of the Centuries

A conversation with dress designer Maresa Patterson.

01/20/2010 By Laura Cassidy

Article

Paper Hearts

Five paper, pen, and card shops that’ll put you back in touch with your inner epistolary artist.

01/13/2010 By Kristin Cordova

Travel & Outdoors

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Into the Wild

No one expects to land in a survival situation. And that’s why being prepared is the secret to making it out alive.

01/26/2010 By Matthew Halverson

Web Exclusives

"Sin City"

A Red Light History of Seattle

Prostitution runs as deep as rain through Seattle’s history. This is the chronicle of a city built on sin.

01/29/2010

Article

Nudes and Prudes

The Home Colony: a utopian community of free love, anarchism, communism, vegetarianism, and gender equality.

01/29/2010

Stories

The Romance that Made HistoryLink

Walt Crowley and Marie McCaffrey

01/29/2010