Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: June 2016

Intiman Theatre highlights black women playwrights, Dennis Coleman says goodbye, and Bren Ahearn threads some subversive stitches.

05/30/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Morning Editorial

No Road Is Big Enough for a Beyoncé Concert

...nor will there ever be enough parking. Why the Seattle Times is wrong about the city's new transportation metrics.

05/25/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Improved Traffic Times Continue to Contradict Anger About I-405 Tolling

Despite political rhetoric, WSDOT data shows I-405 tolling program is working and commuters are satisfied.

05/19/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Jolt

'Full Frontal with Samantha Bee' Slams Sexist Reaction to SoDo Arena Vote

Samantha Bee introduces Seattle's starting five, the five council women who chose "ports before sports."

05/17/2016 By Josh Feit

Hopped Up

Here Comes Seattle Beer Week 2016

Seattle's annual bacchanalia of Washington beer has a new official brew, Daily Pale, and a great lineup of events.

05/11/2016 By Kyle Kuhn

Take It Outside

17 of Seattle's Best Patios

Because it’s never too early to start thinking about alfresco dining.

05/10/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Morning Fizz

Feminist Celebrity Contribution

Campaign contributions and timely condemnations.

05/05/2016 By Josh Feit

Behind Bars

5 Questions for the Bartender: Cara Stuber of Bar Noroeste

Let her pour you a sip of mescal or send a michelada your way.

05/03/2016 By Sophia Lizardi

Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: May 2016

Beyoncé rules over her court at CenturyLink Field, Comedy Bang! Bang! brings its colorful cast of characters, and the Seattle Storm tips off a youth revolution.

04/29/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 21–24

Rihanna shows why she's the 'Anti pop star, Massive Monkees get breakin', and 'Cat in the Hat' brings Seuss mayhem to life.

04/21/2016 By Seattle Met Staff

This Washington

Tough DUI Bill Emerges as Special Session Priority, But is There Funding?

Governor and legislators rush to deal with drunk driving, but there's no rush of cash.

05/01/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capital Newsmaker, Week 14: Rep. Judy Clibborn

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

04/22/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 13: Sen. Don Benton

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

04/12/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 12: Education Funding

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

04/05/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 11: Gov. Jay Inslee

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

03/29/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 10: Rep. Ross Hunter

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

03/22/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

"Flat is the New Up"; State Legislators Relieved by Latest Forecast

The state's latest revenue forecast shows slight improvement over previous forecasts, but budget nightmare persists.

03/20/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Session Preview, Week 10

What to watch for this week in Olympia.

03/18/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Capitol Newsmaker, Week 9: Not Me! Not Me!

Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.

03/15/2013 By Niki Reading

This Washington

Legislative Session, Week 9: "House of Origin"

What to watch for this week in Olympia.

03/11/2013 By Niki Reading