Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Pipe and Row

Kayla Boehme found a place among the Fremont weirdos and the Fremont foodies. And you'll be glad she did.

07/17/2014 By Conor Romack

If the Shoe Fits ...

Item of the Moment: The People's Movement Eco Oxfords

Help save the whales and look good doing it.

07/10/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Shifts & Shakeups

This Week in Restaurant News: Meatballs, Milkshakes, and Major Menu Changeups

Tom Douglas goes Scandinavian in Belltown, Bluebird launches its soda fountain in Fremont, and Jason Wilson has radically changed the menu at Crush.

07/03/2014 By Ezra Parter


Women’s Rights are Under Attack—But What Else is New?

Legal Voice director Lisa Stone on this week's Supreme Court ruling against women's reproductive rights.

07/02/2014 By Lisa Stone


Francine Seders, Accidental Art Dealer

Francine Seders showed some of the region’s premier artists at her Greenwood Avenue art gallery. In December 2013, after 47 years, she closed its doors, leaving an indelible mark on Northwest art history.

07/01/2014 By Sheila Farr

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #2: Klad Apparel

Vaguely goth, intimately Nordic, very Seattle—yet Melanie Trygg's line manages to reference Chloe and pop music, too.

06/30/2014 By Laura Cassidy and Kelsey Kaufman

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Stating the Obvious

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring affordable housing, Metro funding, affordable artist housing, and a no-brainer.

06/26/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Latest Numbers

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring data, e-cigarettes, and parks.

06/18/2014 By Morning Fizz

The Weekend Starts... Now.

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 12–15

Grab a Father's Day beer at Washington Brewers Festival, watch the 'Game of Thrones' finale at a castle, and more.

06/12/2014 By Seattle Met Staff

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Dan Webb

The master woodworker opens the first solo museum exhibit of his photorealistic carvings at Bellevue Arts Museum.

03/04/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: March 5-11

This week: Barrio returns to Bellevue, and Triple Door bartenders compete to design the summer cocktail list.

03/04/2014 By Meredith Barrett

Coming Soon

Bryn Lumsden Will Open Damn the Weather in Pioneer Square

A veteran of some of the city's best cocktail bars plans a neighborhood spot with adventurous drinks and "quirky, yet affable" food.

03/03/2014 By Allecia Vermillion


Rideshare Company Drivers Don't Fit Privileged White-Guy Stereotype

According to Lyft, 35 percent of its Seattle drivers are people of color, and a quarter are women.

03/03/2014 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett


High Schools

78 Public and 50 Private Schools Graded

07/25/2012 With Kathryn Robinson, Clancey Denis, and Hilary Meyerson By Matthew Halverson


Parallel Park 101

Brook Ashinay of Safety First Driving School has the skinny on how to parallel park.

07/22/2011 By Clancey Denis


Seattle Basketball Coach Gives Tips on Trash Ball

Gina Gildyard, Roosevelt High School’s varsity girls basketball coach, could whup you at trash ball—angling paper balls into those ubiquitous blue recycling bins at your nine-to-five. But that doesn’t mean she won’t offer you a few shooting tips so you ca

06/29/2011 By Clancey Denis


Trade Secrets: Make Houseplants Thrive

Three tips from Cindy Krepk. She and her husband own and operate Dog Mountain Farm and the School of the Lost Arts on a 20-acre spread in Carnation.

05/20/2011 By Clancey Denis


Trade Secrets: How to Take a Punch

Seattle boxing trainer Cappy Kotz teaches us how to take a punch.

04/22/2011 By Clancey Denis


Trade Secrets: The Race Car Driver

At ProFormance Racing School, Team Seattle founder Don Kitch Jr. teaches everyone from teens to cops the ways of the road—including tips on how to change lanes during rush hour on I-5.

03/17/2011 By Clancey Denis

Food News Roundup

The Weekly Food File: Satay on the Food Network, ‘Top Chef’ in Seattle

Food news you should know about.

03/10/2011 By Clancey Denis