Occupy Seattle Slows Belltown Diversion Program

Belltown drug diversion program off to a slow start due to Occupy Seattle protests.

12/06/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Last Days

Local 360 Mercantile Shutters

After six months the pit stop for local produce and meat closes.

11/14/2011 By Christopher Werner


The Burrito Bandit Goes Wild in Belltown

Man steals burrito after losing saxophone; woman in wheelchair attacked in South Seattle; man leaves revealing evidence behind in cabbie assault.

11/10/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Homicide Detectives Fatally Shoot Man Sought In Murder Investigation

Man shot by police at 4th Ave. and Cedar St. sought in murder investigation.

10/23/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Imbibing Agenda

Upcoming Drinking Events: Ginger Bliss release party; Mezcaleria Oaxaca Opens

Plus: Boozing it up at Pike Place Market, oyster HH returns to Whole Foods.



I Found All the Bike Cops

This is what it looks like when every single bike cop lines up on 1st and Virginia.

09/27/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Cocktail Classes

Rob Roy’s Swig Well, a Drinking Academy, Begins Classes in October

The bi-weekly sessions will school Seattleites on cocktail culture via the teachings of bartenders and industry pros.

09/21/2011 By Jessica Voelker


Slideshow: Seattle’s Boardwalk Empire Sneak Peek

We put on our best bowler hat for a party and preview of season 2.

09/19/2011 By Heather Fink


City Set To Unveil Drug Diversion Program To Clean Up Belltown

Seattle Police to offer drug addicts treatment instead of jail time as part of city's latest effort to clean up Belltown.

09/01/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

In Stores Now

Just Landed: MiH Jeans at Margaret O’Leary

Once called Made in Heaven, these jeans are actually made in London, and they just got to Seattle.

06/23/2011 By Katie Ormsby


Local 360 Mercantile To Open Tuesday, June 21

The supply store will stock meat, produce, dry goods, beer and wine—all from around these parts.

06/14/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Behind the Bar

Five Questions for the Bartender: Bryn Lumsden

"We are going through more eggs than Denny’s," says Rob Roy’s bar manager.



Meet the Shopkeeper: Kuhlman

Being Belltown: men’s and women’s classic, contemporary, urban vibology.

03/28/2011 By Malika Ritchie

Happy Hour News

This Week in Happy Hour News: Local 360 and Golden Beetle Roll Out the Discount Menus

Two new restaurants with even newer HHs.


Behind the Bar

Jamie Boudreau Back Behind the Bar

Miss him? Well now you can get your Boudreau drinks once more. Here’s where and when.



Meet the Shopkeeper: Alchemy Collections

The angle on the modern furniture at this Belltown shop is wordly and zen-spirational.

03/07/2011 By Malika Ritchie


Are You Already Thinking About This Weekend’s Brunch?

No shame in it. Let’s talk options.

02/11/2011 By Jessica Voelker


First Look: Local 360 Mercantile

At Belltown’s new food hall, the restaurant is up and running, but still to come is an artisanal minimarket.

02/08/2011 By Christopher Werner


For Your Weekend Consideration: Late-Night at Local 360

The corner of First and Bell is now bar time grubbing.

02/04/2011 By Christopher Werner