The Best Defense

No Rest for the Wicked—or the Seattle City Attorney’s Office

An activist City Council makes for boatloads of legal work.

Fall Arts

35 Things You Must Do This Fall

Our critics pick the best of the arts season, in every discipline.

Shifting Seattle

Last Night a DJ Saved My Life

As appetites for live music fade, Seattle’s independent venues see the light in dance nights.

One Week, Three Mayors

Tim Burgess Appointed 55th Mayor of Seattle

The question now becomes who to appoint to fill Burgess’ seat. Nick Licata says he wants a shot.

Vouching for Democracy

González Faulted For Not Appearing At Enough Debates During Primary

Appearing beside opponents is a requirement of Democracy Vouchers. The city has ruled Gonzalez didn’t meet it.

City Hall

Proposed Regulations Strike a Pretty Good Balance, Short-Term Rental Owners Say

Though they won’t please everyone.

The Transition

Harrell Will Be a Five-Day Mayor, But He Hopes to Leave a Mark

Harrell announces executive orders clamping down on trash, cozying up with Amazon, and envisioning a future without a youth jail.

Dining Review

Carnivore Puts Paleo on a Plate

But the menu needs tweaking to appeal to more than a CrossFit crowd.

Space Witch

Work Smarter

Venus smooths bumps and Virgo energy peaks.

Future Stupor

Time Capsule

Explorers from space discover humble artifacts from Earth, circa 2017.

Comix

Autumn Smackdown: Dallas vs. Seattle

WHICH CITY WILL REIGN SUPREME?

 

Future Stupor

Time Capsule

Explorers from space discover humble artifacts from Earth, circa 2017.

 

Marketplace

Prepare now for the hottest jobs of the future

Get work-ready skills in as little as 10 weeks with Connect2Classes.

 

Get inspired by world-class teaching talent

Our team at Connect2Classes is constantly awestruck by the incredible talent of…

 

Town Hall Seattle Spreads Out

While Town Hall’s First Hill home is shuttered for renovations, its events will continue in four distinct corners of the city.

 

Amp Up Your Group Grilling Game with Seattle’s BBQ and Grilling School

Connect2Classes offers group BBQ classes for team and client appreciation events

 

Film

Despite Strong Performances, ‘Rebel in the Rye’ Is a Slump of a Salinger Biopic

The film’s subject has gravity of its own, but simple filmmaking decisions get in the way.

 

‘Crown Heights’ Tracks the Tale of a Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For 20 Years

Based on a ‘This American Life’ episode, the film takes a procedural approach.

 

Best of Seattle
Best of Seattle

Mike Sherlock Mixes One Kind of Whiskey with a Lot of Clever Thinking

Best Distillery: Fremont Mischief Distillery

 

Best of Seattle

Cappy’s Gym Keeps Up the Good Fight

Best Gym: Cappy’s Boxing Gym

 

Award-Winning Journalism

The Double Bind

Allegations of rape will get you an audience with the King County Prosecutor’s office. But justice is more elusive.

 

The Fear and Resolve of Those Most Threatened by a Trump Presidency

Seattle’s Muslims and Mexican immigrants share their hopes and concerns following the election.