Fremont/Lake Union Film A Hit

Several Seattle-based films were presented at this year’s Sundance FILM Festival. One is especially of interest to us, because much of it was shot on location here. “The Details” stars Tobey Maguire, Elizabeth Banks, Laura Linney and Ray Liotta. Maguire is Dr. Jeff Lang, living a normal middle-class life in Seattle. What starts out as […]

CWB Boathouse Gallery Announces Solo Art Exhibitions for 2011

The Boathouse Gallery at The Center for Wooden Boats is pleased to announce three artists who have been invited for solo shows in 2011. The exhibition space is located on the first floor of CWB’s boathouse on Lake Union in Seattle. The Gallery is a shared multipurpose space open to students, visitors and volunteers. For […]

Chandler’s Crabhouse

901 Fairview Ave. N Seattle, WA 98109 (206) 223-2722 http://www.schwartzbros.com/chandlers.cfm Lunch Mon-Fri: 11:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch: Sat 11:00 am–3:00 pm; Sun 10:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner: Sun–Thurs: 4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri & Sat: 4:00 pm–10:00 pm Sat-Sun: 12:00 pm–8:00 pm Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair […]

Blue Moon Burgers

920 Republican Street Seattle, WA 98109 (206) 652-0400 BlueMoonBurgers.com Mon-Fri: 11:00 am–8:00 pm Sat-Sun: 12:00 pm–8:00 pm Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair […]

Eastlake Bar & Grill

2947 Eastlake Avenue E Phone: (206) 957-7777 www.neighborhoodgrills.com/eastlake Mon-Friday 11:00 am–1:00 am Sat–Sunday 9:00 am–1:00 am Happy Hour 3:00 pm–6:00 pm & 10:00 pm–close Rating: *** Ratings guide: **** extraordinary *** excellent ** good * fair […]

Which is better? A houseboat, or a floating home? For that matter, what’s the difference?

By Kevin Bagley Houseboats: Can be moved, are typically not connected to sewer, usually has a means of navigation. Sales tax at closing. This houseboat is an example of a contemporary design, with sleek modern lines, urban finishes, and quality construction. This houseboat is equipped with two 50 hp outboard engines, features 2 bedrooms, 1 […]

Jones Soda and The Onion Partner to Deliver Refreshing Six-packs of Satire

“Nation Demands Tax Dollars Only Be Wasted on Stuff That’s Awesome”; this and other parody headlines served up on Jones’ newest line of limited edition bottles SEATTLE, Jan. 20, 2011—Breaking pop culture news! Jones Soda, a leader in the premium soda category and known for its innovative marketing, and The Onion, the satirical news organization, […]

Gates letter urges immunization with an eye to the elimination of polio

NEW YORK, January 31, 2011 – Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, argues the case for polio eradication and expanded childhood immunization in his third annual letter released today. The letter, a personal account of his priorities, also calls on governments to  invest in foreign aid, even in the face […]

Zymo to stay on Lake Union

With Amazon looming large like the proverbial castle on the hill it might be understandable to miss that South Lake Union is becoming a growing biotech hub, emboldened by recent news. Executives with Bristol-Myers Squibb have said that they will keep ZymoGenetics open in Seattle, a victory for the city’s biotech sector and 280 […]