One-Sentence Stories

Spokanite in Space, Plastic Bag Ban, and Paine Field

Your weekly dose of city news in short.

03/08/2019 By Anne Dennon

Power Lines

Mike O’Brien Rising

Mike O’Brien, the longtime ally of former mayor Mike McGinn, is poised to set his own course on the Seattle City Council.

02/24/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: One Specific That Was Missing

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring speeches, surveys, and friendships.

01/16/2013 By Morning Fizz


June Jolt: What We Missed, Losers Edition

The day's losers ... and losers.

07/09/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

Food News Roundup

Neighborhood Food News: Late-Night Eats in Fremont and Capitol Hill, Takeaway Tacos in Wallingford

Plus: a block party in the CD, Rover’s nixes lunch, and the plastic-bag ban looms.

06/27/2012 By Brandon L. Bye


Lack of Disclosure at Seattle Times

The Seattle Times fails to note that an anti-bag-ban letter writer is actually the marketing director for a plastic manufacturing company.

01/17/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

This Washington

Grover Norquist Loves Plastic Bags

A high-profile conservative opponent emerges in the effort to ban plastic bags.

01/12/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

This Washington

Fitzgibbon To Try Again for Statewide Plastic Bag Ban

Burien state Rep. Joe Fitzgibbons tries again for a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. Image via Santa Monica Mirror.

01/10/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

"Looks Like I Will Now Be in the New 1st Congressional District"

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip starring: Suzan DelBene, Brendan Williams, plastic bags, and Middle East awareness.

12/29/2011 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Thank You for Letting Me Know Your Views on This Issue

Tuesday Edition: Caffeinated news & gossip featuring abortion, Marxism, and singing monsters.

12/20/2011 By Morning Fizz