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Sources Say Paul Allen's Brand-New Art Venture Will Close in March

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

This is Benedict Heywood, director of Pivot Art + Culture, gregariously opening the door to the new space just a few weeks ago. JG Pivot Art + Culture, Paul Allen's new nonprofit arts institution opening in 11 days in South Lake Union,...Show More Summary

CDC: Marriage Rates Up in 2014, Divorce Rates Down

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Remember how religious conservatives insisted that allowing same-sex couples to marry would destroy the institution of marriage? Yeah, no: The CDC says more Americans married in the last year and fewer married couples got divorced. The...Show More Summary

In Pot News: Grower or a Shower? Liquor and Cannabis Board Gets a Tongue Lashing, and More

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

I stumbled upon this image of a grower in Sequim while looking through the WSLCB's records for this week's feature on pot and pesticides. Courtesy of WSLCB Of all the alarming things that inspectors of Washington State Liquor and Cannabis...Show More Summary

Apparently Ted Cruz Is the One We Need to Be Worrying About Now

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Ted Cruz: Boring but deadly. Andrew Cline / A good magic trick is all about distraction — whipping out some eye-catching bouquet of flowers or dazzling with jazz hands in order to keep anyone from noticing the card tucked...Show More Summary

Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do This Week

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Star Wars-themed gingerbread houses, like this Death Star, will be on display at the Sheraton starting today. IMGUR/SILLSTRYPARN PHOTO We've got a strong lineup of strange and unusual events this week, including the Internet Cat Video...Show More Summary

Morning News: Five Shot at Minneapolis Black Lives Matter Protest, SPD Increases Patrols After QFC Shooting

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Too many shootings to include in Morning News today. This was taken after the QFC shooting on Broadway and Pike. Sam Osborne Five People Were Shot at a Black Lives Matter Protest in Minneapolis Last Night: Gunmen wounded five peopleShow More Summary

City Council Approves 2016 Budget, Kills Another Attempt at Expanding Paid Parental Leave

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Jean Godden: Somehow both pro- and anti-12 weeks of paid parental leave. City of Seattle The Seattle City Council today voted to approve the budget that will govern how the city spends its money next year. Considering all the bickering...Show More Summary

Savage Love Letter of the Day: The Sister Act

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

I'm a straight female in my mid twenties. I've been dating a wonderful guy for two years—but I recently found something that has put me on edge. Before we met, he was in a relationship with a terrible, alcoholic, and mentally-unstable woman. Show More Summary

There's a Rumor Floating Around the Internet About an Upcoming White Power Rally in Ballard. We're Checking It Out.

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

This is the poster for a Seattle white power event (complete with white power bands) that's allegedly happening on December 6. The poster was uploaded to Stormfront, a neo-Nazi and white supremacist message board. We tried mightily, but still haven't been able to confirm whether this is a real thing or not. Show More Summary

Canadians Really Are that Nice: A Review of Come From Away

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

In order to become a proper Newfoundlander and thus become one of the nicest people in the world, you have to drink Screech and kiss a cod. Chris Bennion The island of Newfoundland is a geological relic of a great continental collision. Show More Summary

What Became of the Guggenheim Centerpiece Cars?

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Seattle Art Museum's cars by Cai Guo Qiang are coming down in January. But whatever happened to the cars at the Guggenheim? © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation New York. Photo by David Heald. So recall that, as I reported last week, Seattle...Show More Summary

Nightclub Owners Steven Severin and David Meinert Say More Patrols Needed to Keep Capitol Hill Safe

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

At approximately 1 a.m. on Sunday morning, officers responded to shots fired at the intersection of Broadway and Pike. Sam Osborne Steven Severin is the co-owner of Neumos, Moe Bar, and Barboza. David Meinert owns Comet Tavern, Lost Lake, Big Mario’s, 5 Point Cafe, and Grim’s. Show More Summary

Washington Delays Commercial Crab Season—but You Can Still Get Crab for Thanksgiving

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Don't worry, you can still have Dungness crab for Thanksgiving. Sheila Fitzgerald/Shutterstock Last Friday, officials at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced that they are indefinitely delaying the opening of the commercial crab season along parts of the Washington coast. Show More Summary

This Needs to Happen to Urinals All Over the Country

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

A photo posted by StreetArtNews (@streetartnews) on Nov 23, 2015 at 7:55am PST I think it would work just as well with your standard-issue urinals. And you need to be following StreetArtNews on Instagram. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Here's What We Should Fight For Next: Buck-a-Day Bus Passes

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Why are the wealthy, well-off, and middle-to-upper-middle-class Americans pouring back into American cities? Eric Jaffe unpacks a new study in The Atlantic... Back in 1980, Americans didn’t pay much of a premium to live in the center of a city. Show More Summary

Donald Trump: What if the World's Worst Boss Became the World's Worst President?

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

An expert without expertise. Tinseltown / Many years ago, I worked for one of THOSE bosses, the kind we've all had, who would issue demands and proclamations with absolute certainty and was completely wrong about everything. "British children don't have British accents until they become teenagers," he once observed. Show More Summary

Seahawks Play Non-Depressing Football Game, Suddenly Back in Playoff Hunt

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

RB Thomas #Rawls becomes 1st undrafted player to run for 160+ yds twice in their rookie season. #SFvsSEA — Seattle Seahawks (@Seahawks) November 23, 2015 So after all that this dumb season has brought, the Seahawks are now somehow well positioned to make the playoffs. Show More Summary

The Walking Dead Recap: Use the Stairway, Dummy!

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

OKAY, I'm happy that I was RIGHT about a certain character surviving, but after the jump, I'm gonna lose my GOT-DAMNED MIND over how it was done! Are you ready for a full spoiler-filled recap of last night's Walking Dead episode, and...Show More Summary

The 27 Best Things To Do This Week: Nov 23-29

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Catch the Internet Cat Video Festival today through Wednesday. KOLDUNOV ALEXEY /SHUTTERSTOCK Sure, Thanksgiving week is all about hanging out with family, but there are still plenty of excellent events things to go out and do this week. Show More Summary

The Morning News: Snow Is Coming, Women Get Top Jobs at Northwest Film Forum, and Sunday's Capitol Hill Shooting

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Northwest Film Forum's new managing director Line Sandsmark and artistic director Courtney Sheehan. Julio Ramírez Northwest Film Forum Appoints Courtney Sheehan and Line Sandsmark to Run the Organization: "They are the first women to serve as the executive leadership in Northwest Film Forum’s twenty year-long history," says Northwest Film Forum. Show More Summary

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