Sunday Aug 24
Capitol Hill Blog
Pikes/Pines | Top five (animal) predators of Capitol Hill - ka-kaw! Eagle sound
CHS reader Cory R. King sent in these images of a bald eagle at work in the skies of Capitol Hill and, along with Shark Week, inspired this week's Pikes/Pines edition of "Top 5 predators" - ka-kaw! Eagle sound! What exactly makes a top predator? A voracious appetite for other, more diminutive creatures? Extreme efficiency in dispatch and ... (more)
Sunday Aug 24
Peninsula Daily News
Peninsula men to vie in Seattle soapbox race today
Some good ol' boys from the North Olympic Peninsula are hoping their tribute to one of America's cultural touchstones will earn them international acclaim.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Live This Weekend: Gigantic Bicycle Festival, Bradford Loomis and Beth Whitney, and More
Pacific Northwesterners take cycling seriously-a fact we recently proved with a piece about a Seattle-made "bike of the future" which nearly crashed our website.
The Globe and Mail
A Seattle oasis for the young, hip, presidential type
Half of Motif's rooms have water views, and all have free WiFi, Keurig coffee machines and iPod docking stations.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
After 25 years, Wild Ginger still brings the heat
At Wild Ginger in Seattle recently, Sonja Fritts , Angie Vandenhaak, Brian Heinrich and Mike Griffin make a toast over dinner.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The News Tribune
Ballard offers up a mix of old and new Seattle
The old Scandinavian enclave tucked between Phinney Ridge, Shilshole Bay and the ship canal was once a working class suburb of Seattle.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Hotel News Resource
Thompson Seattle Set to Open in 2016 As Mixed-Use Development
Commune Hotels & Resorts, along with Geolo Capital and the Seattle-based real estate firm Touchstone, jointly announced plans for a ground-up, mixed-use development - inclusive of hotel, residential, and retail components - that will operate under the Thompson Hotels flag as Thompson Seattle.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
5th Avenue Theatre's a Chorus Line Begins Rehearsals
Rehearsals start today at The 5th Avenue Theatre for one singular sensation: the celebrated Broadway triumph, A Chorus Line.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Commune Hotels & Resorts Announces First Thompson Hotel in Pacific Northwest
Commune Hotels & Resorts 530 Bush Street, Suite 501 San Francisco, CA 94108 United States Tollfree: 800.738.7477 Phone: 415.835.0300 Fax: 415.835.0317 Visit Website Commune Hotels & Resorts, along with Geolo Capital and the Seattle-based real estate firm Touchstone, today jointly announced plans for a ground-up, mixed-use development - inclusive of ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
A man walks toward a main entrance of Pike Place Market in Seattle.
Seattle 's rapidly growing downtown is luring billionaire John Pritzker's Commune Hotels & Resorts for a $104 million lodging and residential project, adding to a surge in development as employment and tourism climbs.