John Metcalfe

From 19th and Roy St. E.

From 19th and Roy St. E.… Continue reading

SAM: Art Critics Love Jerks Like Maurizio Cattelan

SAM: Art Critics Love Jerks Like Maurizio Cattelan

Even if he does traumatize children.

SAM: Art Critics Love Jerks Like Maurizio Cattelan
Rick Harrison's vending-machine investigations have led to the discovery of several "phantoms."

Meet the Housing Authority’s Chief Vending-Machine Detective

How one man's love of Ruger wafers led to the unearthing of an alleged housing authority snack-skimming racket.

Rick Harrison's vending-machine investigations have led to the discovery of several "phantoms."
One Man's Brutal Encounter With Sexual Abuse In the Mormon Church

One Man’s Brutal Encounter With Sexual Abuse In the Mormon Church

Transgressions involving Mormons, Scouts, and children remain a well-kept secret.

One Man's Brutal Encounter With Sexual Abuse In the Mormon Church

Do You Fancy a Beer That’s Spent Time With the Elements?

Brouwer's has 57 "insectoid" brews on tap all month.

Matthew “Tatsuo” Nakata, who died crossing a street in West Seattle, wasn’t the first person Schwartz hit.

Driver Who Struck Matthew “Tatsuo” Nakata Had a Track Record

Rabbi Ephraim Schwartz had at least eight moving violations at the time of the incident.

Matthew “Tatsuo” Nakata, who died crossing a street in West Seattle, wasn’t the first person Schwartz hit.
The West Seattle intersection where Tatsuo Nakata was struck and killed.

Family of Prominent Car-Accident Victim Considers Suing City

Will the prosecutorial action in the wake of a prominent pedestrian's death spare the city from civil action?

The West Seattle intersection where Tatsuo Nakata was struck and killed.
Project Greenbribe

Project Greenbribe

Will a Yesler Terrace resident's vegetable sales lead to a bribery conviction?

Project Greenbribe
Williamson last month: "I'm in jail, but I'm free."

Media Beat

Chronic bus masturbator shuns the Internet for newsprint.

Williamson last month: "I'm in jail, but I'm free."
Chuck Pillon's junkyard has earned him criminal charges and government fines, yet he insists it's a public asset.

King of Iron Mountain: A Trip Inside the Fred Sanford Fiefdom of a Vigilante Ex-Cop

A sign recently appeared outside Chuck Pillon's house that's raised the eyebrows of his neighbors. It reads: For Sale."I don't think it's for real," says… Continue reading

Chuck Pillon's junkyard has earned him criminal charges and government fines, yet he insists it's a public asset.
Father Tony Haycock's  church is the sea.

Holy Waters

Belltown's Catholic Seamen's Club has survived a tidal wave of gentrification. But will it survive viaduct tunneling?

Father Tony Haycock's  church is the sea.
The building at right, looking out on Calder's Eagle, is the UW's Primate Research Center.

Meat and Monkeys

The new sculpture park's front row is occupied by a pair of unlikely (and uninterested) neighbors.

The building at right, looking out on Calder's Eagle, is the UW's Primate Research Center.
Thank You, Come Again

Thank You, Come Again

Tracking the rather monotonous purchases of a serial 7-Eleven robber.

Thank You, Come Again