Photo by Taylor McAvoy
Video

Scenes From Seattle Women’s March 2018

From Cal Anderson Park to Seattle Center, Seattle Weekly captures the demonstration’s atmosphere.

<em>The Shape of Water</em> image courtesy Fox Searchlight.
Film

Academy Award Nomination Predictions and Dreams

The names we expect to be called at the Oscar nomination announcements (and ones that should be).

The Resistance

Seattle Women’s March 2.0 in Photos

Tens of thousands take to Seattle’s streets to support the #MeToo movement and marginalized communities.

Foster parents and advocates rallied at the Capitol on Wednesday. Photo by Gary Love
State Legislature

Foster Parents Advocate for Stronger Rights

Advocates hope to revamp the current system to ease the toll on kids and their foster families.

Photo by SounderBruce/Flickr

Ballot Initiative Threat Has Energy Industry Warming to Governor’s Carbon Tax Plan

Businesses fear a ballot-passed tax could be far costlier than a negotiated deal.

Washington state capitol campus. Photo by Cacophony/Wikimedia

Capital Budget Passed, But Affordable Housing Still Threatened

Some state projects aimed at homeless families and disabled veterans won’t happen.

Photo by Brian Turner/Flickr
State Legislature

Washington Lawmakers Clash Over Statute of Limitations for Sex Crimes

A passed bill eliminating victims’ restrictions may not be heard in the state Senate.

Stash Box

What Will Be the Cannabis Trends for 2018?

From stocks to green speakeasies to social justice, our weed expert predicts what the year holds.

Pork buns from Peony Kitchen. Photo by Nicole Sprinkle
Dining Review

Peony Kitchen Caters to Crowds Hungry for Upscale Chinese

The Bellevue spot offers luxury dining, Shanghai style.

Illustration by Taylor Dow
Space Witch

Stranger Things

Venus and the Sun enter the strange sign of Aquarius.

Courtesy Dogwoof/REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Film Review

Hope’s Curtain Call

The Final Year takes viewers inside the unsuspecting last days of the Obama administration.

Opinion
The crane-littered Seattle skyline can attest that everything changes. Photo via Thinkstock
Editor’s Letter

New Era, New Editor: Not Dead

A greeting and mission statement from your new Seattle Weekly editor.

 

To the editor

Mulling the Marchers, Saying Farewell to Burgess, and Slicing Up a Pizza Review

Our readers share their thoughts.

 

Marketplace

Social Media Advertising Opens the Doors to New Customers

Networks like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have opened up new ways to communicate.

 

Can you commit to ‘The 5-Hour Rule’ to guide your lifelong learning?

Dedicating five hours a week to learning creates space for innovation

 

Step Into the Future With Game Design, Programming, and Animation This New Year

Start 2018 with new skills for a new career at Seattle’s Academy of Interactive Entertainment

 

Learning Experiences Are the Very Best Gifts – Gift Guide

Give the gift of learning with Connect2Classes Holiday Promo

 

Best of Seattle
Best of Seattle

Mike Sherlock Mixes One Kind of Whiskey with a Lot of Clever Thinking

Best Distillery: Fremont Mischief Distillery

 

Best of Seattle

Cappy’s Gym Keeps Up the Good Fight

Best Gym: Cappy’s Boxing Gym

 

Award-Winning Journalism

The Double Bind

Allegations of rape will get you an audience with the King County Prosecutor’s office. But justice is more elusive.

 

The Fear and Resolve of Those Most Threatened by a Trump Presidency

Seattle’s Muslims and Mexican immigrants share their hopes and concerns following the election.