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After a few nips and tucks, the historic 1914 Smith Tower officially reopens its 35th-floor observation deck today!

Music producer, DJ, Macklemore collaborator and Seattleite Ryan Lewis has a new cause: food deserts.

Music festivals, the Seattle Symphony, Mindie Lind and more!

For 20 years, Seattle’s Hugo House has served as an urban writer’s retreat at its Capitol Hill location across from Cal Anderson Park, sponsoring and hosting a wide variety of events, residencies and services for readers and writers alike.

Now in its 46th year, Seattle’s behemoth music and arts festival returns to Seattle Center for Labor Day weekend (September 2-4).

Put down your fork and step away from that sad desk salad. According to a study by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, more than 60 percent of us are dining “al desko” on a regular basis.

It's almost impossible to believe that this week, just days after his 69th birthday and the release of his latest album,

Known best for his stint as the bass player for Guns N’ Roses, Seattle rock star Duff McKagan has also proven himself to be a skilled writer by way of his popular columns for Seattle Weekly and ESPN.com, and his memoir, It’s So Easy (

During my early 20s, I worked in the kitchens of several Seattle restaurants. It was sweaty work, tiring but satisfying.

Aside from the pink flamingos flanking the walkway, there’s nothing particularly telltale about the exterior of the studio where one of Seattle’s musical masterminds works his mad science.