The City

Downtown by the Numbers

More numbers on income, race, parking, and rents

02/26/2015 By Josh Feit

Critic's Notebook

15 Great Downtown Restaurants

Because something tells us you’ll be shopping this weekend.

12/04/2014 By Kathryn Robinson

Critic's Picks

Downtown Restaurants to Stop While You Shop

Because all that holiday shopping makes you hungry.

12/01/2014 By Kathryn Robinson

The Explainer

Smith Tower's 100th Birthday

Look who turns 100 this month! A century after Smith Tower became the tallest building on the West Coast, let's look back at the high points — and a few low ones too.

07/01/2014 By Matthew Halverson

Restaurant Review

A Long Way to Aragona

Artiste chef Jason Stratton brings arcane Spanish food to a storied downtown space.

06/02/2014 By Kathryn Robinson

Retail News

Moorea Seal's Boutique Opens Soon in Belltown

She's the Ellen-slash-Oprah of downtown Seattle.

05/02/2014 By Laura Cassidy

City

Cameras in Bus Shooting Weren't Working

When a gunman shot a Metro driver and attempted to commandeer another bus, bus cameras that could have captured his actions weren't working.

08/15/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Slideshow

Slide Show: Bikes and Bagels

05/11/2013

City Hall

Leaflet Campaign Targets New Low-Income Housing Project

An aggressive leafleting effort is targeting a project that will house dozens of low-income downtown residents.

12/06/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

McGinn Responds to Downtown Street Disorder Complaints

Mayor Mike McGinn responds to criticism of the city's response to street disorder and nuisance crimes downtown.

10/05/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Opinion

It’s Time to Invest in a Public School in Downtown Seattle

The Downtown Seattle Association argues that it's time for the school district to invest in a public school downtown.

10/05/2012 By Jon Scholes

Opinion

Last Night

03/19/2010 By Dan Bertolet