Yuniesky Betancourt

Best-Bet Mariner

Zacked

A satirist's Web site throws the Bush campaign for a loss.

Zarker, Pulitzers, and SeaPop

CITY COUNCILJust minutes before they tore a new hole in City Light director Gary Zarker's r鳵m鬠Seattle City Council members got a sternly worded warning from… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2006

Zombie Ballot Measures

Four statewide ballot measures apparently have qualified for November: a clean- energy measure (Initiative 937), repeal of the estate tax (I-920), property rights (I-933), and… Continue reading

Zombie train

Sound Transit's light rail may look dead, but somehow it keeps on living.

Zone 5

Gardening advice

Zoo giveaway

The Seattle City Council hands over zoo to private group.

Zoo Suit Rendered Moot

The unusual case of African-born students and TB tests.

Zoo to-do

New parks district: scam or boon?

In “The Phantom Menace,” Philip Dawdy’s steamy potboiler on the cover of

In "The Phantom Menace," Philip Dawdy's steamy potboiler on the cover of the Weekly this week, we refer to a "fawning obituary" in the Seattle… Continue reading

In the words of Seattle magazine writer Susan Nakagawa, 38-year-old political consultant

In the words of Seattle magazine writer Susan Nakagawa, 38-year-old political consultant Christian Sinderman is just this hot: "Sinderman's tousled good looks and trim build… Continue reading

Disgraced Republican Congressman Mark Foley’s decision to check himself into alcohol rehab

Disgraced Republican Congressman Mark Foley's decision to check himself into alcohol rehab after sending inappropriate messages to a 16-year-old male page is a classic homophobic… Continue reading

The Minuteman Civil Defense Corps is gearing up once again to man

The Minuteman Civil Defense Corps is gearing up once again to man the border, both in Washington state and elsewhere nationwide. A month-long patrol in… Continue reading

There are scores of stickers on parking meters and such downtown promoting

There are scores of stickers on parking meters and such downtown promoting a national day of protest on October 5, whereas people fed up with… Continue reading

The nightlife in the lily-white, picturesque yuppie paradise of Kirkland has gotten

The nightlife in the lily-white, picturesque yuppie paradise of Kirkland has gotten a little too frisky for some downtown residents, according to the Seattle Times.… Continue reading

The Anchorage Press reprinted Tony Hopfinger’s revealing story on whistleblower Chuck Hamel

The Anchorage Press reprinted Tony Hopfinger's revealing story on whistleblower Chuck Hamel and BP's Prudhoe Bay scandal last week. Here's the original, for those of… Continue reading

The U.S. Census Bureau considers Seattle to be America’s smartest city, based

The U.S. Census Bureau considers Seattle to be America's smartest city, based on the per capita amount of residents with bachelor's degrees. This comes swift… Continue reading

OK, you say, Seattle Weekly debuted Gustavo Arellano’s “Ask a Mexican” column

OK, you say, Seattle Weekly debuted Gustavo Arellano's "Ask a Mexican" column last week and now it's looking for Latinos everywhere. Be that as it… Continue reading

There are many Seattle connections to BP’s catastrophic shutdown of its Prudhoe

There are many Seattle connections to BP's catastrophic shutdown of its Prudhoe Bay, Alaska oilfield, which is the subject of future staff writer Tony Hopfinger's… Continue reading