Holly Shelvock and Sean Schuhrieman of Sultan, WA tied the knot atop the Washington State Fair’s Classic Roller Coaster this morning. The couple were the winners of the STAR 101.5 Roller Coaster Wedding contest.
We all know that here in the Pacific Northwest (or anywhere, for that matter) waterfront property costs a pretty penny. But how much more exactly does that kind of property cost, compared to non-waterfront property?
Whether you just can’t live without handmade noodles, or pho is your favorite dish - Seattle’s got plenty of new places to try this September. You can warm up your belly with some oysters and kimchi puree, bibimbap covered in honey-chili sauce, or Thai-style fried chicken. Here are five new Asian restaurants that just opened their doors, or are about to, this month.
The Seattle's Symphony's Opening Night Concert and Gala was this past weekend at Benaroya Hall and the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle. The gala's theme was 'An Evening in Paris' - modeled after the French-inspired opening concert.
Imagine walking through the park and seeing what looks like the Mars United Soccer Team practicing. No, it's not aliens - it's probably just Bumble Soccer.
Everyone has their preferred bar of choice which they use either as a meal replacement, pre/post workout snack, or just a snack on the go. What you might not know is that us Pacific Northwesterners have one of our own.
Paint Nite events have been popping up all over the country for over two years, and the concept is simple: sign up, drink, and paint.
Football food doesn't have to be just beer and nachos...and these sweets from local eateries like Cupcake Royale, Yellow Leaf, The Confectional, Kukuruza Popcorn and Trophy Cupcake. Check out how to let your sweet tooth celebrate the Seahawks too!
You’ve gotten the ticket, the hair appointment and the dress. You’re all set for the Gala and the inevitable amazing night out on the town. But there are three stops you, like many gala attendees, probably forget.
Local pop realism sculptor Jean Wells might not care for cooking, but she serves up delicious pop art mosaics that will whet your appetite for fun.
Quality Athletics, the latest from the team that brought Westward to Seattle, open this week in Pioneer Square. Here is a preview.
After a ridiculously fast flip, Jason Stratton’s 8-month-old Aragona closed its doors and re-opened as Vespolina this past weekend. This third Italian restaurant joins Stratton’s two other successful eateries: Spinasse and Artusi.
The newest app hitting the online dating world was created right here in Seattle. While local duo Katrina Hess and Susie Lee set out to create an app powered by and catering to single women - they ended up with possibly the best venue for the typical 'Seattle guy' as well.
Tomorrow marks the 10th anniversary of Fashion First, Seattle's longest-running independent fashion show. Co-founder Joan Kelly reminisces on the last ten years, loosing her partner and best friend, and what surprises tomorrow night holds.
The new Seattle Art Museum exhibit City Dwellers: Contemporary Art from India is just that. The eye-catching installations (is that Ghandi with an iPod??) call out the duality of modern day India: a city where ancient history and rituals and global consumer culture are equally present.
Linda Jacobs of Port Angeles just won the Western Washington Honda Dealers One Tank Trips sweepstake. While the prize (a brand new 2015 Honda Fit) is a big deal to most people, it's especially so for Jacobs, who had been previously driving a 1997 Buick.
One Tank Trips winners also received Seattle Mariners tickets and multi-day stays at local vacation spots. Of 1,855 total entries, 22 winners were selected.
A new tour is offering Seattleites an intimate chance to experience the city in a whole new way. We join SideTour as they explore one of Seattle's oldest butchers.
The terms ‘magical’ and ‘life-enhancing’ are so overused nowadays, but try as I might, I can’t find other words to describe our recent experience watching the orcas of the San Juan Islands.
LeMay-America's Car Museum in Tacoma celebrated their Pacific Northwest Concours d'Elegance three day event this past weekend. PNW Concours is recognized as one of the premiere Concours events in the country, and showcases some of the finest examples of automotive art and design worldwide.
The latest issue of Men's Health is out, and our very own Russell Wilson is on the cover. Wilson did a photo shoot for the magazine earlier in the summer on the top of the Space Needle. Like, the actual tippy top - not just the observation deck.
While the sun is still out in Washington, one of the most beautiful trips you can take is the scenic 100-mile-drive on the North Cascades Highway. It’s where Highway 20 cuts across the rugged North Cascades, revealing snow-covered mountain peaks, an abundance of wildflowers, and plenty of quaint shops and restaurants.
Every year, pastry giant Pillsbury chooses 100 home cook finalists (out of thousands of entries) to participate in the Pillsbury Bake-Off®. This year, three Seattle residents join the ranks and head to Nashville in November to make Seattle proud with their recipes - and compete to winn $1 million in prize money.
People celebrated the late-summer return of the salmon and learned about Native American cultures.
Flash Tattoos flooded my Instagram feed all summer long, but now that the days are getting shorter and the air is getting cooler, will the trend slip away? Here are some ways you can rock them into the fall.
What do you get when you combine Washington apples, Washington cider, and a Washington bakery? Arguably the best fall dessert for locals.
The Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival presented by Funny or Die, brought the biggest names in comedy to the White River Amphitheater in Auburn, WA.
Today is the day! The Washington State Fair (formerly the Puyallup Fair) attracts more than one million people each year for fried-butter-eating, roller-coaster-riding, rodeo-watching fun. Here are five new things to watch out for while you’re strolling through the dirt lanes of rides, games, and food stands today through Sept. 21.
As summer sunshine fades and the days get darker, so do the beauty trends for Fall 2014. Filling us in on the must-know trends for the season is Nordstrom’s Beauty Trend Editor, Kate Fannin.
To kick off the 2014 NFL Season, the Seattle Seahawks hosted Soundgarden and Pharrell Williams right outside CenturyLink Field.
CIDERCRAFT magazine and the Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle held a Washington Cider Week kick-off event open to the public in their Lobby Bar.
Kickoff is here and the 12th Man is ready to provide the best homefield advantage in football. Here are a few places to fuel up with food and beer before gamedays at CenturyLink Field.
Move over Sosh, OpenTable and Yelp - CityGuru is in town. The just launched website is basically a high-end reservation system, hotel concierge and party planner combined.
There are countless outdoor activities to do in the Methow Valley, like hiking, camping, and skiing. But if you want to just hang out in Winthrop, here are five fantastic places to visit in the tiny town that transports you back in time.
Serious Eats recently produced a list of Seattle's best ice cream which included a lot of newer faces in the Seattle ice cream scene. I took one for the team and tested out their top picks.
What is an 'active living room', you ask? According to fitness retailer Lorna Jane, it's a one-stop interactive retail space for the active women where she can move in the exercise studio, nourish at the wholesome nourish bar, and believe that anything is possible! Well doesn't that just make us want to click our heels three times!
Get out your Tums and put on your loosest shorts, it’s almost time for the Washington State Fair! From fried butter to everything bacon, the fair is a time to chow down on some of the most decadent foods around. Here are 15 crazy facts about just how much food we ate last year at the fair in Puyallup.
Embrace your creative side with a fine art workshop at Gage Academy of Art in Seattle. In addition to quarterly courses, Gage offers weekend and weeklong workshops, fine art exhibitions, and art events.
Most times if you're invited to an 8th birthday party - you roll your eyes, pick up something bright and gender-appropriate at the local Toys R' Us, and hope they at least picked a good flavor of cake. This is not one of those birthday parties.
One of the world's largest private yachts docked at Pier 90 in Seattle this weekend after a $500,000 fuel-up. The German-made, 394-foot mega yacht (owned by 42-year old Russian billionaire banker Andrey Melnichenko and his wife) stopped in the Pacific Northwest after leaving Ketchikan, Alaska last week.
How would you define someone who is ‘high maintenance’ - perhaps pampered, vain, and popular? Great, now add a bit of fur and four legs and you have the basis of Seattle’s own pet luxury brand.
Happy Blue Friday! The Seattle Seahawks are ready and so is our 12th Woman! Check out these photos from this week’s 12th Woman Rally at Snoqualmie Casino.
MyHabit, the online designer sale site, has been going around the country this summer showcasing certain cities with unique vibes. Our Emerald City is last on their list after Portsmouth, Nashville, Dallas and Palm Springs. Take a look at the 10 products they think sum up the quirky style of our city, and see if you agree!
Camping isn't for everyone but living in the Northwest is full of beautiful places that you should explore. Here are a few ways to add a touch of home to the great outdoors.
With the recent opening of his Hitchcock Deli in Georgetown, Brendan McGill adds to his local family of restaurants.
Warning: these pictures are not for the faint of heart, or for anyone with more than 16 cars. As you flip through the photos in the gallery - the same question will keep popping up: Is this a house or a car garage? There's no right answer other than....both.
The days are starting to get a little shorter and the nights a little cooler. Fall officially starts on September 23rd, but you may already have pumpkin pie and fuzzy sweaters on your mind. Here are five of Washington’s best fall festivals.
Seattle Urban Farm Company (SUFCo) is a local business that designs, builds and maintains beautifully landscaped farms for apartment complexes, restaurants and residences. Over the past two weeks we've taken you inside an apartment complex rooftop farm, residenctial farm - and now we're looking at their farm on the top of Bastille in Ballard.
The Escala Building in downtown Seattle is getting a new tenant - and it's not Christian Grey. Roche Bobois, the international furnishing company, is setting up shop in the 4th and Virginia building in downtown Seattle after being on Western Avenue for nearly 30 years.
Toying with the idea of taking the boat out for one last weekend this Labor Day? Maybe this will push you over the edge: Seattle just made Redfin's list of Top 10 Best Cities for Boaters.
Last weekend was British Car Day at Redmond Town Center, which featured some the most unique cars from across the pond.
If you're looking for a change of pace in your professional life, try your hand at a career in culinary arts, healthcare, education and more at Renton Technical College.
Wedding season, otherwise known as summer, is almost over. We don't know about you - but it felt like our weekends consisted of nothing else! Here's a list of what we found were five of the most popular PNW wedding venues this summer.
Good Morning America contributor Tory Johnson dazzles audiences each week with her popular "Deals and Steals" segment. During her recent visit to Seattle, Johnson shared with us how she lost more than 70 pounds, and why it took more than a diet to get her there.
Catherine Grisez has created a deep body of sculptural work and jewerly over her 15 years in Seattle. Spilling gemstones and strong industrial influences make her work compeling and beautiful.
AllRecipes.com is known worldwide for helping home cooks discover and share recipes for creative casseroles, bacon-wrapped... anything, holiday treats and much more, but did you know the online encyclopedia for virtually every food craving was born and raised right here in Seattle?
Ines Patisserie brings a true taste of France to Seattle. The owner, Nohra Belaid, is from northern France and is extremely passionate about pastries. Her French attitude shocks some and delights others. She recently moved her popular bakery from Madison Valley to Capitol Hill.
Northwest Coast Native American art and Pacific Northwest landscapes influenced "the big four" of the Northwest School and ultimately produced modern art with its own distinct regional flavor.
Finally! We've been so disappointed in the lack of large plush bears around town, especially ones that are only 92 inches. Thankfully Costco has answered our prayers and will be offering this 93-inch gigantic bear in stores starting this November (and released an adorable video in the meantime with a special appearance by Russell Wilson).
Last night’s Seattle Art Museum (SAM) Remix party had attendees engaging with SAM’s newest exhibit, Modernism in the Pacific Northwest: The Mythic and the Mystical – along with new art at the Olympic Sculpture Park where the party was held.
The only rules of last night's 5th Annual All White Party? Wear all white and be awesome. Around 3,000 people came to follow both rules at Pier 66 in downtown Seattle, where the dress code was strictly enforced (people in any other colors, or even with black writing on white shirts, were not allowed in).
The OpenTable Diners' Choice Awards for the Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants in America just came out - and eight Washington State restaurants are on it! How many of these have you been to?
The Remodelista Considered Design Awards just came out, and a bedroom in an Oregon Coast beach house won the Best Professionally Designed Bedroom Space award - designed by Seattle's own Hyde Evans Design. Check out the bedroom and the rest of the house!
Seattle's love for the Hawks knows no bounds - so it isn't that surprising that a bunch of our more creative locals have taken to Etsy with their Hawks gear. We bet you have a Seahawks T-shirt, but do you have a Hawks wreath? Or tennis shoes? What about boot cuffs or a baby spit-up towel? We thought not.
This week in openings: burgers, burgers, and more burgers! And one big closing that will probably surprise you.
When most people think about the Pacific Northwest, the color that comes to mind is gray. And while that might describe our weather 8+ months of the year, that doesn't have to be the color inside our houses! Here are some Porch houses who have broken the mold - and gone crazy with color!