Hundreds came to celebrate India’s Festival of Lights by going to Seattle Art Museum’s Diwali Ball. Diwali is a festival of joy and merriment celebrating the triumph of good over evil. The Hindus welcome peace and prosperity by illuminating their homes with divas.
Always on the go, you can spot Josh by his camera, coffee cup in hand, and proximity to all the action (aka he's always right in the middle of it). From the sidelines at the 2014 Super Bowl, to wading in the water on News Years Day to get shots of the Polar Bear Plungers - there is no extent to which he won't go for that great shot.
Recent stories by Joshua Lewis
For Travel Month we sent our photographer to Albuquerque, New Mexico for the annual International Balloon Festival. He came back with a bunch of photos from the event. He says the photos don't do the Fiesta justice, but check them out anyway!
Canon, a self proclaimed "whisky and bitters emporium" just came in sixth in Drinks International's 2014 list of The World's 50 Best Bars.
We showed you a modern floating home last week as part of our four-part series profiling local house boats. Here is #2 - a decidedly smaller (and more thematic) floating home, with a deck and view to die for.
Because sometimes we all just like to look at pictures of adorable dogs. Now, go hug your puppy (or your friend's).
Not to be left out in the local bed and breakfast series we've been doing, Burien takes us inside their cozy two-bedroom Guest House run by husband and wife team Tom and Linda Dike.
The annual Seattle Floating Homes Tour showcases local house boats (aka floating homes), and benefits the Floating Homes Association - whose mission is to support and nurture the floating home community and maintain the health of the marine environment. We took a special look inside four amazing but different homes from the tour - here is profile #1.
Just because summer is over doesn't mean you have to stop swimming! We caught up with some of these water-loving pups at Arbor Heights pool last week.
There's tailgating, and then there is sailgating. For those confused - that's tailgating, but on a boat! The Woodmark Hotel offers a <a href="http://www.thewoodmark.com/events/husky-game-day-cruise" target="_blank">Game Day Husky Cruise</a> for dawgs who want to avoid traffic, tolls and expensive parking. We hitched a ride last weekend to get a taste of the scenic boat ride and a no host bar service onboard. (Image: Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)
We got a sneak peek of Pacific Northwest Ballet's newest show Jewels last night. The trio of gems (emerald green, ruby red and luminous white) in George Balanchine’s show pays tribute to golden ages of music and dance.
Yoga alone is impressive. As is paddleboarding. We don't know who dreamed of combining these separate (and equally difficult) activities.....but we equally admire and fear them.
Pacific Northwest Ballet held auditions yesterday to choose which PNB Ballet School students will be cast in this year’s production of The Nutcracker (which runs November 28 – December 28 at Seattle Center’s McCaw Hall).
Alfresco Eggs is a new line of eggs for our region, made by "the happiest hens in the world." This will be the first time ethically-raised, premium eggs will be available in mass market grocery stores in the Pacific Northwest.
The Shops at The Bravern in Bellevue celebrated their fifth anniversary last night with a fall fashion showcase featuring a red carpet, two fashion shows, photo booths, sketch artists and food and drink. The event was free and open to the public, with more than 15 shops participating.
Seahawks Head Coach Pete Carroll joined some of his players and A Better Seattle (ABS) workers today to play Guest Barista at a Starbucks in Renton.
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.
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.
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.
People celebrated the late-summer return of the salmon and learned about Native American cultures.
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.
To kick off the 2014 NFL Season, the Seattle Seahawks hosted Soundgarden and Pharrell Williams right outside CenturyLink Field.