Large Power Outage Disrupts Seattle's Downtown Core
Power Restored In Seattle After Hour-Long OutageA large portion of downtown Seattle was left without power Wednesday afternoon, following an equipment failure at a substation.
Best Untraditional Donuts In SeattleNational Doughnut Day is just around the corner on Friday, June 3 and we've done the tough work of finding some of the best Seattle spots to celebrate the day-- and -- well, every day. So why not head out on a donut crawl to some of our local favorites. Go hungry because you'll want to try all the varieties of fried dough at General Porpoise, Mighty O, Rodeo and Bar Cotto.
Summer Fashion Trends In SeattleSeattle is known for many things, from grunge music, to the Space Needle, to its local art scene, and more. Seattle is also known for its fashion sense, and while it may not be known as a fashion Mecca like that of Paris and Milan, both those within and beyond the Emerald City are fashionably inspired by this land. With summer coming up, it's a good idea to take a quick look at just some of the clothes one should wear while either living or visiting Seattle. Some tips for a fashionable summer in Seattle include...
Best Spring 2016 Races In SeattleFor the avid runner, the Seattle area offers weekly competitions ranging from a 5k to an ultramarathon. These events are fun and challenging for participants, and many are family friendly. Whether running trails through the forest or along a city street, there are events for everyone.
4 Minor League Players Suspended For Positive Drug TestsSeattle right-hander Jose Luis Santiago was penalized 76 games. They were both playing at Single-A levels.
Best Memorial Day Events For The Family In SeattleMemorial Day weekend is coming soon and there is plenty to do with the family. Among the many choices, families have the option of checking out tanks and other artillery, enjoying a baseball game, going on a train ride, visiting the zoo, or immersing in folklife culture. Some activities are free or even offer a discount to our Military members.
Best Friend-Date Locations In SeattleWith National Best Friend Day is June 8th, 2016, Seattle offers many special places to gather and spend time with a best friend. Whether meeting for a day adventure or a couple of hours, it is good to spend time with old and new friends. Best friends withstand the test of time, and cherish the uniqueness of the individuals involved.
Best Iced Coffee In SeattleSome people like it hot and others like it cold, but in Seattle nearly everyone loves the bean--the coffee bean that is. So since things are warming up we did the heavy lifting (so you don't have to) and ferreted out the best iced-coffees in Seattle. From a 12-hour cold-press extraction to a caramelized Cuban gem, we've got something for every taste as long as coffee is what you crave. If you prefer your bean fix served on the rocks you'll want to pay these Seattle coffee shops a visit stat.
Top Spots To See Spring Wildflowers Near SeattleLooking for a picturesque meadow of wildflowers to hike along and photograph? Then check out some of these top spots near Seattle where you'll find an abundance of wildflowers in bloom for spring and summer.
Best Mother's Day Spa Deals In SeattleOn Mother's Day, treat your mom to a wonderful spa treatment or day at a local spa. Whether it is a facial or full body massage, the stress of everyday will leave, and your mother will feel rejuvenated. It's a special way to say thank you for everything she has done through-out the year.
This Weekend: Windermere Cup, Kentucky DerbySaturday, May 7 marks the 30th-anniversary of the Windermere Cup -- a series of races to help celebrate the opening day of Seattle's boating season.