Seattle Center

Slideshow: Northwest Folklife Festival 2012

Inside four days of live music, dancing, and fried PB&J.

05/29/2012 By Alexandra Notman

High Schools 2010

Grading Our High Schools

A guide to secondary education in King County, including student demographics and standardized test scores.

11/10/2010 By Judy Naegeli, Alexandra Notman, Clancey Denis, and Mary Pritchard


Safe Arbor

Taking inspiration from The Treehouse Book, authored by TreeHouse Workshop's Peter Nelson, the Danilchik family build a Swiss chalet hovering between two centenarian Western Red cedars near Poulsbo.

10/11/2010 By Alexandra Notman


Kombucha Culture

Fans of fermented tea are brewing their own at home with the help of Chris Joyner, owner of local kombucha brand CommuniTea.

10/11/2010 By Alexandra Notman


Something Fishy

The state department of ecology announced this past summer that our local waters are unusually contaminated with toxins—and may affect prized freshwater creatures. Dave McBride from the Washington State Department of Health dishes on the fish to avoid.

09/15/2010 By Alexandra Notman


Wiki Geek

WikiLeaks volunteer Jacob Appelbaum, developer for the Tor project and the hacker behind the biggest info breach in recent military history, speaks.

09/15/2010 By Alexandra Notman


Arts Crush

Here are our top picks for Theatre Puget Sound’s month-long Arts Crush.

09/14/2010 By Alexandra Notman


In the Key of Glee

Oak Harbor High School’s singing coach, Darren McCoy, a real-life version of Will Schuester, is teaching a Glee-inspired class just in time for the second-season premier of the hit FOX show on September 21.

08/18/2010 By Alexandra Notman


First Look: Lecosho

Sneak a peek at Matt Janke’s new Harbor Steps restaurant, opening this month.

08/09/2010 By Alexandra Notman

A&M Drink Up the City

Tour de Fat: Beer and Bikes in Gas Works Park

New Belgium Brewing’s annual bike-analia rolled into Fremont this weekend. We have pictures.

08/02/2010 By Alexandra Notman

Concert Preview

Abney Park Puts the ‘Punk’ in Steampunk

Seattle band of "air pirates" rock hard, terrorize the skies.

07/07/2010 By Alexandra Notman