On Other Blogs

PI.com: McGinn Wants to Know If Gay Bars Are Being Targeted

The PI.com reports on efforts by Mayor Mike McGinn to ensure that gay bars aren't being unfairly targeted for enforcement.

12/29/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

2010's Most Overreported Stories

Four of the most overreported stories of 2010.

12/29/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Budget Shortfalls Pit Daytime Bus Service Against Late-Night Transit Needs

Late-night transit---a pillar of Mayor Mike McGinn's nightlife initiative---is a political challenge in a time of massive budget shortfalls.

12/29/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Meet Your Legislators. With Drinks!

What are Seattle legislators' priorities during the upcoming session? Come to Liberty on Capitol Hill to find out (and tell them yours).

12/28/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

SeattlePI.com: SPD Expands Drug Crackdown in SE Seattle

Cops crack down on a notorious drug-infested intersection in Southeast Seattle. (Image via Rainier Valley Post).

12/28/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Predictions for 2011

Three city hall predictions for 2011.

12/27/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Last Night: Just Another Christmas Eve on the 7

Just another weekend night on the most dangerous bus route in the city.

12/27/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

Seattlest: "We actually think more of Tom for not being a creepy gerbil expert."

Seattlest calls Tom Nissley's final game on Jeopardy a "frustrating end" to the Ballard resident's incredible winning streak

12/27/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

Accidental Hedonist: Why Sarah Palin Is Wrong

Accidental Hedonist blogger defends healthy food against Sarah Palin.

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

News

County Bans Political Bus Ads

King County Executive Dow Constantine issues a new policy barring political bus ads, including a controversial ad accusing Israel of war crimes.

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Skull May Be Green River Killer Victim

The King County Sheriff's Department has identified a skull found in Auburn as the remains of Rebecca Moreno, a likely victim of the Green River Killer.

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

McGinn: 520 Planning Still Doesn't Do Enough for Light Rail

Mayor Mike McGinn raises concerns about state recommendations for transit on a new 520 bridge.

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

Economix: Rent, Don't Buy, In Seattle

A New York Times analysis of housing prices shows that, in Seattle, renting is a much better bet than buying.

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

PubliCola Adds Life

Cola Seeking News Intern

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

New York Times: How to Make Bike Lanes Work Better

Over at the New York Times, five writers discuss how to make New York's controversial bike lanes better.

12/23/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

PI.com: Attorney General Says Ferry Fare Increases Are Legitimate

Attorney general Rob McKenna says the state's recent ferry fare increases are legitimate, the PI.com reports.

12/22/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

News

Cost For Metro to Ban Political Ads: $479,000

Changing Metro's ad policy to ban political ads would cost the agency nearly half a million dollars a year.

12/22/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

Haaretz: Seattle Buses to Carry Ads About "Israel War Crimes"

Seattle's bus ad controversy goes international.

12/22/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

The C is for Crank

Michael Moore, on Rachel Maddow Show: Assange Rape Accusers "Have to Be Treated Seriously"

Michael Moore, on the Rachel Maddow show, says all rape charges---even those against his hero Julian Assange---should be taken seriously.

12/22/2010 By Erica C. Barnett