Marketplace

Sharon Shaw has become a Market fixture while helping members of her community like busker Emery Carl (below) and artist Sandi Schmidt (bottom). All photography by Rosemary Dai Ross/POSTheadshots

How the Pike Place Market Cares for Its Own

By helping vendors that have fallen on hard times, Sharon Shaw and the Market Safety Net have created an essential pillar of support for a tight-knit community.

Sharon Shaw has become a Market fixture while helping members of her community like busker Emery Carl (below) and artist Sandi Schmidt (bottom). All photography by Rosemary Dai Ross/POSTheadshots
6 Tree Storm Tips for Homeowners

6 Tree Storm Tips for Homeowners

The winds are coming. Here’s what you need to know.

6 Tree Storm Tips for Homeowners
A Seattle Children’s Bookstore Unlike Any Other

A Seattle Children’s Bookstore Unlike Any Other

These 5 things set the Rudolf Steiner Bookstore apart from the rest.

A Seattle Children’s Bookstore Unlike Any Other
A New Way to Bank, With a Focus on Innovation and Community

A New Way to Bank, With a Focus on Innovation and Community

Coming soon to Seattle, Capital One Cafés reimagine the banking experience and create a community hub.

A New Way to Bank, With a Focus on Innovation and Community
A Cheaper, Faster Way to Get to the Airport

A Cheaper, Faster Way to Get to the Airport

car2go now offers airport parking service and is marking the occasion with special promotional rates.

A Cheaper, Faster Way to Get to the Airport
Finding the Path to a Less Stressed Life

Finding the Path to a Less Stressed Life

Learn to manage your emotions, mind, body, and overall life energy by looking within.

Finding the Path to a Less Stressed Life
Photo by Morgen Schuler

The City’s Best Bites and Most Delicious Drinks Await at Voracious

The annual event has some your old favorites, as well as new faces from Seattle’s thriving culinary scene.

Photo by Morgen Schuler
Giuseppe “Joe” Desimone. Photo courtesy of the Pike Place Market Foundation

The Immigrant Farmer Who Built a Community at the Market

For three generations, Joe Desimone’s family has helped shape the Pike Place Market, but not as much as it has shaped him.

Giuseppe “Joe” Desimone. Photo courtesy of the Pike Place Market Foundation
A Plan to Disrupt Homelessness

A Plan to Disrupt Homelessness

With WeCount, one person can make a big difference.

A Plan to Disrupt Homelessness
Photo by Rosemary Dai Ross/POSTheadshots

Chef Megan Coombes Cooks Up a Modern Take on Oktoberfest

The Altstadt executive chef and general manager does the German tradition a little differently.

Photo by Rosemary Dai Ross/POSTheadshots
Photo by Rosemary Dai Ross/POSTheadshots

Chef Jay Midwood Picks Apart His Palate and Shares His Inspiration

The talented Seattle chef describes his approach to cooking Italian with a light seasonal touch.

Photo by Rosemary Dai Ross/POSTheadshots
Impact Hub managing director Gabriela Gandel says Seattle “is actually leading the way in a lot of the topics that we’re exploring.”

Unlikely Allies Aims to Make Cities Work Better

The flagship event for the Impact Hub will bring together 400 change agents from around the world.

Impact Hub managing director Gabriela Gandel says Seattle “is actually leading the way in a lot of the topics that we’re exploring.”
5 Tips for a Clog-Free Summer

5 Tips for a Clog-Free Summer

The season of clogs and backups is here. Plan ahead to keep your drains running freely.

5 Tips for a Clog-Free Summer
Chef Maximillian Petty Dishes on Molecular Gastronomy

Chef Maximillian Petty Dishes on Molecular Gastronomy

The innovative owner of Eden Hill shares tips and techniques that are easier than you think.

Chef Maximillian Petty Dishes on Molecular Gastronomy
Celebrate Pride With a Free Ride

Celebrate Pride With a Free Ride

Lyft partners with Pride Fest to help you celebrate.

Celebrate Pride With a Free Ride
Northwest Film Forum Becomes a One-Stop Shop for the Beginning Filmmaker

Northwest Film Forum Becomes a One-Stop Shop for the Beginning Filmmaker

The Capitol Hill nonprofit just added a new class that will put your dream on the screen.

Northwest Film Forum Becomes a One-Stop Shop for the Beginning Filmmaker
Great Art Gets Started at the Schack Art Center

Great Art Gets Started at the Schack Art Center

The Everett organization can bring out the artist in anyone, but first you need to sign up.

Great Art Gets Started at the Schack Art Center
Lyft Fosters Driver and Rider Community with New Hub Space

Lyft Fosters Driver and Rider Community with New Hub Space

Lyft users can come together and share concerns or just catch up over coffee

Lyft Fosters Driver and Rider Community with New Hub Space
Foundation Means Freedom at the School of Visual Concepts

Foundation Means Freedom at the School of Visual Concepts

The Seattle school helps its students get ahead by focusing on core creative concepts.

Foundation Means Freedom at the School of Visual Concepts
Photo by Rosemary Dai Ross

Cooking For Company: Chef Audrey Spence of Frolik!

The James Beard winner cites inspiration close to home

Photo by Rosemary Dai Ross