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The Stranger's Guide to Every Weed Store in Greenwood & Phinney Ridge

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by The Stranger THE STRANGER The Partakery 417 NW 65th St, 206-402-5697, Tue–Thu 11 am–9 pm, Fri–Sat 11 am–10 pm, Sun 11 am–7 pm Everyone should take their canna-curious mom to the Partakery. The pocket-size store at the intersection of Ballard and Phinney Ridge sits unassumingly within a cluster of small bars, restaurants, and tattoo shops. Show More Summary

'Inauthentic Eurasian Food' Headed to Former Restaurant Marron Space

Cook Weaver aims to open any day now The Capitol Hill space vacated by high-end Restaurant Marron will soon be home to a new restaurant called Cook Weaver. According to the restaurant's website, service will start in early December,Show More Summary

Tenant Advocate Jon Grant Is Running for City Council Again

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover Jon Grant lost his race against Tim Burgess last year 55 to 45 percent. courtesy of jon grant This time last year, tenant advocate Jon Grant was recovering from a decisive loss to Seattle City Council member Tim Burgess. Show More Summary

The Morning News: Evacuation Order at Standing Rock, Matt Hickey in Court, Jon Grant Running for City Council

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover The Oceti Sakowin camp in September Sydney Brownstone North Dakota Governer Orders Mandatory Evacuation of Oceti Sakowin Camp: Yesterday, Governor Jack Dalrymple ordered an evacuation of the camp of water protectors protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline, but authorities are not yet forcibly removing people from the camp. Show More Summary

Uh, So This Is The Year The Sounders Make The MLS Cup Final? Cool, I Guess!

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Spike Friedman Anatoliy Lukich / Shutterstock.com By any reasonable standard, the Seattle Sounders have had an incredible run since joining MLS back in 2009. Early versions of the team, led by Fredy Montero up front and Kasey Keller...Show More Summary

Savage Love Letter of the Day: She Done Dumped Me Wrong

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage A few months back, I got dumped hard by my girlfriend of almost two years. We’re both straight and in our late thirties. The break-up was a complete surprise to me, and to all of our friends. The two of us had just got back from a vacation together, after which I was more in love with this woman than ever. Show More Summary

In Case You Gave Up on Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, Here’s What You Missed

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

I wasn't asking for four episodes devoid of conflict, but then again, it's Stars Hollow. And no, YOU'RE crying. by Lauren Hoffman The good news is there's a 10-minute stage musical. After I struggled to connect with the first two episodes...Show More Summary

Wes Anderson Made a Four-Minute Christmas Ad for H&M

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ned Lannamann It's still a little too early for Christmas cheer, but that hasn't stopped H&M from unveiling its new holiday ad: a four-minute "short film" from Wes Anderson. From the opening frames, it's immediately recognizable as...Show More Summary

Activists Sue North Dakota Law Enforcement Over Alleged Excessive Force at Standing Rock

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Sydney Brownstone An activist locked to Dakota Access pipeline construction equipment in early September. SB Activists at Standing Rock have filed a class action lawsuit against North Dakota law enforcement over the authorities' alleged...Show More Summary

Seattle Police Steadily Increasing Diversity of Force With New Hires

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ansel Herz The SPD is becoming less lily-white. SPD Under the leadership of chief Kathleen O'Toole, the Seattle Police Department is steadily increasing the diversity of its approximately 1,200-member force by hiring more minority officers. Show More Summary

The Stranger's Cannabis Gift Guide

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The Stranger's Cannabis Gift Guide: Doggie Tinctures, Advent Calendars, Modernist Pipes, and More by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue N ow that we're on year three of legal weed in Washington, cannabis gifting is definitely a thing. As a service...Show More Summary

Trump Is Also One of The Losers Benefitting from Fake News

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Charles Mudede We be in the city. Charles Mudede Yesterday, the president-elect stunned everyone by claiming that he would have won the popular vote if not for the millions (yes, millions) of people "who voted illegally." Of course, this is complete nonsense, and almost all of the major newspapers said so in their headlines. Show More Summary

The Stranger's Guide to Every Weed Store in Fremont & Wallingford

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by The Stranger JESSICA STEIN Have a Heart Fremont 316 N 36th St, 206-632-7126, Sun–Mon 9 am–10 pm, Tue–Sat 9 am–11:45 pm Have a Heart's Fremont location offers the same selection and service you'd expect at any of the chain's other locations. Show More Summary

Have a Thanksgiving Horror Story? We Want to Hear About It.

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Jessica Fu Did you mess up the Turkey? We've been there. You already know about our worst Thanksgiving weekends ever—now it's your turn to share. Have a story about an intolerant grandparent who regurgitated the false idea that millions...Show More Summary

The Walking Dead Recap: Tara? Which One is Tara? Ohhh, THAT Tara.

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Wm.? Steven Humphrey "The reason you don't remember me is because I've been hiding behind this tree the entire time." Courtesy AMC The Stranger will be running Walking Dead (yes, that show is still on) recaps from our sister paper, The Portland Mercury. Show More Summary

The 26 Best Concerts in Seattle This Week: November 28-December 4, 2016

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Kamasi Washington, The Filson Ballard Launch, SMooCH, And More Critics' Picks by Stranger Things To Do Staff The holiday season is here again. Amongst the roasting chestnuts, glittering tinsel, and unrelenting replays of Wham's Last Christmas, there lies plenty of great live music for you to enjoy around town. Show More Summary

Art After Trump: Seattle Exhibitions to Calm You Down and Rile You Up

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Picks From Our Visual Art Critic by Jen Graves D on't stay home. You're going to need two kinds of art in the days and months to come. You're going to need the kind that calms you down and the kind that riles you up. As New York artist...Show More Summary

Food News: All of Your Old Favorites Are Slowly Disappearing But at Least You Can Comfort Yourself with Dumplings and Vegan Ice Cream

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue We all scream for no cream at Frankie & Jo's. Brooke Fitts/Frankie & Jo's You Can Start Bitching About How Seattle is "So Different Now" Now This week brings a bevy of impending closures. It was announced last...Show More Summary

Experimental Composer and Deep Listening Prophet Pauline Oliveros, 1932-2016

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dave Segal Pauline Oliveros: a down-to-earth person who made some of the farthest-out music. Pogus Productions American experimental composer Pauline Oliveros passed away on Thanksgiving Day at the age of 84. One of the most important...Show More Summary

The 40 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: November 28-December 4, 2016

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Dan Savage's Holiday Special, Popnoise Festival NW, And More Critics' Picks by Stranger Things To Do Staff This week, our arts critics have picked the best events in every genre, ranging from Dan Savage's Holiday Special to the Popnoise Festival NW to the Winter Beerfest. Show More Summary

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