Mark D. Fefer

A boost or the boot? MLK's businesses wonder about their future.

I have a nightmare

Along ML King Way, small-time merchants brace for the boom, or bust, light rail could deliver.

A boost or the boot? MLK's businesses wonder about their future.
Inquiring minds want to know

Inquiring minds want to know

How does pot work?

Inquiring minds want to know
Inside the bunker

Inside the bunker

The delegates fume as Seattle burns.

Inside the bunker

IPeekaboo

Is your personal privacy worth the price of a new computer? Most people hold out for a lot less.

Is Maria broke?

Is Maria broke?

Despite the rumors, Senator Maria Cantwell remains a very rich woman.

Is Maria broke?
Weddings, parties, anything: New York's Hasidic New Wave.

Jazz, Semitic-style

From New York springs a downtown sound that's traditional yet hip.

Weddings, parties, anything: New York's Hasidic New Wave.
Jazz: The new chicken

Jazz: The new chicken

Is it me, or does every Seattle restaurant have the same soundtrack?

Jazz: The new chicken
Yaël Abecassis as unhappy Rivka.

Kadosh

A new Israeli film examines the perils of devotion.

Yaël Abecassis as unhappy Rivka.
Museum guide Twitchell.

Know Logo

How college degrees and museum shows became just another purchase.

Museum guide Twitchell.
Learning with the stars

Learning with the stars

Inside the country's first college of astrology.

Learning with the stars
An article by Doug Underwood contained a damning quote. Was it accurate?

Libel lesson

A UW journalism prof takes a hit—from the press—in a Seattle court.

An article by Doug Underwood contained a damning quote. Was it accurate?
Contractor Keith Holm says he was singled out for a beating at the jail and he may take legal action.

Looking for justice

Two credible cases highlight WTO protesters' claims of jail brutality.

Contractor Keith Holm says he was singled out for a beating at the jail and he may take legal action.
Don't Fork it up: Mark Boyar fights for the Snoqualmie River's Middle Fork.

Mansion in the woods

King County struggles to zone the millionaires out of the forest.

Don't Fork it up: Mark Boyar fights for the Snoqualmie River's Middle Fork.

Mariners mayhem

The crowd is shocked as team owners pitch for more money.

Vruwink with one of her "air" plant stands: "Is this really what I am defined by?"

Martha Mania

Nicola Vruwink wrestles with her inner homemaker.

Vruwink with one of her "air" plant stands: "Is this really what I am defined by?"
Beyond dot-com: Brian Cartmell has moved from online porn into the world of international "top-level" domains.

Master of his domain

A Seattle salesman is using some tiny Indian Ocean islands to start what he hopes will be the next Internet land rush.

Beyond dot-com: Brian Cartmell has moved from online porn into the world of international "top-level" domains.

Media Player and privacy

ONE PLACE WHERE RealNetworks and Microsoft are unlikely to compete is on the issue of privacy.There has been a flurry of controversy lately over uniquely… Continue reading

Ken Vandermark between honk, squawks, squibs, and slurs.

Millennial Mingus

Ken Vandermark's white jazz has a wide base.

Ken Vandermark between honk, squawks, squibs, and slurs.

Mixed traffic signals

The county's push-me-pull-you act on growth.

They do the Mash: Wayne Horvitz (at right) and his flexible band.

Monster mash

Wayne Horvitz's great groove-tet has a sensitive side too.

They do the Mash: Wayne Horvitz (at right) and his flexible band.