Trying to lock up wedlock

"Covenant marriage" boosters fight divorce with phony stats.

Tuned In

The new fall television schedule is unfurling before our eyes in such a speedy manner that it's easy to overlook, in all the detritus and… Continue reading

Hey, light rail, get outta my way!

Tunnel traffic

The debate over light rail's effect on traffic gets noisier but no clearer.

Hey, light rail, get outta my way!
Tunnel Vision

Tunnel Vision

At its meeting April 22, the friendly and ultracompetent new regime running Sound Transit reached consensus, sort of, on a light-rail route north from downtown—some… Continue reading

Tunnel Vision
Ron Sims wants to ride to Sound Transit's rescue.

Tunnel vision

County executive Ron Sims' plan to save light rail only delays the collision between buses and trains.

Ron Sims wants to ride to Sound Transit's rescue.
Turf Goes East

Turf Goes East

Introduction Everyone drives a Hummer.Old Box, New Corners Even the Eastside's déclassé split-levels can be reborn. How a homely spec house got a makeover—instead of… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2006
Turf Goes East
Maura and Myke Woodwell: sharing space with the "aware" set.

Turf— Co-opped; never co-opted

NEAR THE CORNER of First and Bell in Belltown, 23 people share two floors of the old Utah Hotel. They're musicians, writers, civil servants, carpenters,… Continue reading

Maura and Myke Woodwell: sharing space with the "aware" set.
A place to sit together: From left, Marquitta with son Jordan on her lap; Sharice with Armani; Jamal and Sabreeyah.

Turf— Home at last

ESCAPING FROM what she says was "a domestic violence situation," Marquitta Harris Hunter arrived in Seattle from Norfolk, Va., on January 28 of this year… Continue reading

A place to sit together: From left, Marquitta with son Jordan on her lap; Sharice with Armani; Jamal and Sabreeyah.
Artist Noriko Kato: at peace with her inks.

Turf— My own private watercolors

NORIKO KATO, 25, was born in Aomori, Japan and now lives in West Seattle in the basement of her host family's home. She is an… Continue reading

Artist Noriko Kato: at peace with her inks.
Perennial political candidate Stan Lippman: Nothing's as exciting as New York.

Turf— Philosophical on Eastlake

YOU MIGHT HAVE heard of Stan Lippman. He's been a candidate for mayor, for congressman, and, this year, for City Council, winning 7,900 votes in… Continue reading

Perennial political candidate Stan Lippman: Nothing's as exciting as New York.
Turf— The blues and right angles

Turf— The blues and right angles

PENELOPE AUGɬ 61, has the dream loft. Perched above a gallery at the corner of Occidental Avenue and South Jackson in Pioneer Square, with sun… Continue reading

Turf— The blues and right angles
Danette Wells entertaining her guests.

Turf— Welcome to the dog house

UPON KNOCKING on the front door of Dog's Day Out on busy 15th Northwest, a chorus of barks breaks out. Danette Wells stands among 13… Continue reading

Danette Wells entertaining her guests.
Turf: For Women

Turf: For Women

From first mortgages to DIY remodels, Seattle home buyers are increasingly going it alone.

  • Oct 9, 2006
Turf: For Women

Turf: The Green Dream

Ecotopian SageThanks to Geov Parrish and Ernest Callenbach for an intelligent discussion of contemporary politics and the potential future for eco-friendly regional economies [Turf: The… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2006

Turn on, Plug.In, tune out

Contradictions and conflict at the music industry's buzzing tech event.

Turnabout.com

An aggrieved citizen turns the tables on his tormentors by exposing them on the Web.

Waiting for destruction.

Turning a Corner

Can the Hahn Building be saved?

Waiting for destruction.
Turnpike to Perdition

Turnpike to Perdition

The idea of a 'commerce corridor,' an enormous toll highway through Western Washington, just won't die.

Turnpike to Perdition

TV Star

The Democrats have chosen someone to respond to the State of the Union address, and that person is our Republican governor.

Trumped by God?

TV’s Guide

Weeks after it opened, the influence of Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ is still being felt. According to conservative media watchdogs, the film's… Continue reading

Trumped by God?