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Reader E-mailbag: Keep Holding Republican Congressman Dave Reichert Accountable, Please

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Leilani Polk Congressman Dave Reichert: Is he making anyone happy? Alex Wong/Getty So far, we've gotten lots of positive feedback on our coverage of Washington Congressman Dave Reichert (R-Auburn). Several readers have asked us to...Show More Summary

Seattle Transit News: The Streetcar Is Back, Light Rail Stations Celebrate 1st Birthday

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede SDOT First Hill Streetcar Resumes Services Today, March 20: It has been out of services since March 1, when one of its streetcars lost power on Broadway and slid backwards for two-and-a-half blocks. Leilani Polk, this paper's managing editor, is one of the few true fans of First Hill Streetcar. Show More Summary

Rep. Jim Himes: Trump Will Attack Anyone and Everyone—Except One Particular Someone

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage Another great clip from this morning's hearings... Rep. Jim Himes: Trump "will attack anyone and everyone...but there's one person and one country which is immune." https://t.co/OvKyiXJznd pic.twitter.com/F5gQpojOcP — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) March 20, 2017 [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Today in Hard-hitting Investigative Journalism: Is that Beer Really a Pint?

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Chase Burns You might have noticed something peculiar if you went to the Comet Tavern this weekend. While waiting to order, maybe you heard someone whispering, "Is that really a pint? I don't think it's a pint." And someone else responding, "No, dude. Show More Summary

Our Music Critics' 32 Picks For This Week

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Deafheaven, Teenage Fanclub, STRFKR, And More Picks For March 20-26 by Stranger Things To Do Staff Daylight Savings has brought us sunlight, the vernal equinox has come and gone, and we have officially arrived at springtime—if only in linear time, not in weather. Show More Summary

The 32 Best Concerts in Seattle This Week: March 20-26, 2017

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The Stranger's music critics' picks for March 20-26, 2017. by Stranger Things To Do Staff Daylight Savings has brought us sunlight, the vernal equinox has come and gone, and we have officially arrived at springtime—if only in linear time, not in weather. Show More Summary

Pintxo Owners Debuting Two New Belltown Bars

Plus, an update on Pintxo’s move Eater announced last month that Belltown’s tiny Spanish restaurant Pintxo had set its sights on more spacious digs. The restaurant also hinted on social media that the move would be complemented by the opening of not one but two new bars from owners Cody and Amanda Chigbrow. Show More Summary

Make Sure Your MAGA-Hat Wearing Relatives Watch This

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage ThinkProgress: On Monday, FBI director James Comey testified in front of the House Intelligence committee as part of Congress’ ongoing investigation in the matter. Before his testimony, the committee’s ranking Democrat Rep. Show More Summary

Watch Live: House Intelligence Committee Grills James Comey on Russia

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith During a hearing with the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Monday morning, FBI director James Comey undermined Trump's claim that Obama used wire tapps [sic] to monitor his activity during the campaign,Show More Summary

The Morning News: Dave Reichert Might Be Worse Than the Green River Killer, First Hill Streetcar Is Back

2 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede This saves lives... cigdemhizal/gettyimages.com If Trumpcare Becomes a Reality: Then Dave Reichert, who is all for it, will have more dead bodies on his hands than Gary Leon Ridgway, the serial killer he pursued for two decades. Show More Summary

Kizuki Ramen Chain Continues Expansion with Southcenter Restaurant

It’s the fifth Seattle-area location International ramen sensation Kizuki Ramen and Izakaya opened its fifth Seattle-area restaurant last week at Southcenter Mall. The chain, a member of Eater’s Eight Elite Ramen Restaurants map, isShow More Summary

These Are the Shows the 5th Avenue Theatre Is Doing Next Season—No Other Media Outlets Have This Yet

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Christopher Frizzelle Adam Pascal will play William Shakespeare in next season's production of Something Rotten! Jeremy Daniel You may not consider this "breaking news," but I do—we have the inside scoop about the 5th Avenue Theatre's next season. Show More Summary

Girls Recap, “Full Disclosure”: Great Skin and the Right Kind of Slutty

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jessica Fu Mark Schafer/HBO So this is the episode where everyone finds out Hannah is pregnant. Basically, no one thinks this is a good idea. Well, at first Marnie thinks it’s a good idea, then changes her mind when she learns that Hannah isn’t going to contact the father. Show More Summary

A Ride the Ducks Truck Smashes Into Yet Another Car

3 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith A "duck," aka Amphibious 6x6 Wheeled Transport Truck Kelly O Annie Andrews of Q13 Fox reports that a Ride the Ducks truck collided with a Kia near 1200 Westlake Ave. The Seattle Fire Department is Tweeting that an "~65yo...Show More Summary

Uber Loses Legal Challenge, but Seattle Unionization Law Still at Risk

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover Seattle's groundbreaking law allowing Uber drivers to unionize survived one legal challenge but faces at least two more. nycshooter/Getty The City of Seattle, labor advocates, and Uber drivers hoping to unionize wonShow More Summary

The French and Kristin Stewart's Fame in Personal Shopper

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede The spectacle that is Kristin Stewart... Personal Shopper Here is the thing. Though the French love and consume the images and narratives of Hollywood, their directors have totally failed to become Hollywood directors. Show More Summary

Last Minute Plans: 102 Free, Cheap & Easy Things To Do This Weekend: March 17-19, 2017

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Events that won't cost more than $10 for March 17-19, 2017. by Stranger Things To Do Staff There are nearly 70 events on our St. Patrick's Day calendar, a majority of which don't require a cover charge, but there are plenty of other events happening this weekend that aren't themed around the holiday and also don't require advance planning. Show More Summary

Watching Trump Get Punked By Foreign Leaders Would Be Funnier If It Weren't So Sad

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith Nothing should grow like that. Nate Gowdy Happy St. Patrick's Day! In case you're already too drunk to read the tiny words on this screen, I'll do up my greeting a little bigger. Happy St. Patrick's Day, you drunk idiot! Ireland's...Show More Summary

Marvel's Iron Fist Debuted on Netflix and Reviews Are... Not So Good.

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Wm.? Steven Humphrey MARVEL'S IRON FIST: Hahahahahahaaaaa!!! NO. Courtesy of Netflix It's true, you have to eat a lot of crap to be a comic book fan—primarily in the form of decades old racism, and slavish homoerotic worship of white guys. Show More Summary

Vestal Closes Temporarily in South Lake Union

It will reopen in late spring with a casual concept Josh Henderson and Huxley Wallace Collective seem to have hit a rough patch in South Lake Union. The restaurant group opened a slew of new eateries throughout Seattle in 2016 and already...Show More Summary

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