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Hot Town: Essential Seat...

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Pride is over. Capitol Hill Block Party is over. But the party on Capitol Hill never really ends, and our Seattle Summer has only just begun.
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The Portage Bay Loop: An...

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Portage Bay is the northeastern end of Lake Union, connected to Lake Washington by the Montlake Cut. It's a scenic space, home to yacht clubs, parklands and floating homes along its shores. And with a little planning, you can take a few hours to stroll around it, get some fresh air, eat some great food, and learn some histo...
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Chow Down in Greenwood: ...

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With summer in full swing, Divaland is super active, taking day trips and weekending. After a blitz of travel in June, we're sticking to staycations in Seattle for now. For those less ambitious weekends, we might take a casual trip north to Greenwood.
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Dining on Jackson: Explo...

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Seattle's Central District has always had an active community, but it has changed significantly with the city's growth spurts. The recent demolition of the Promenade Plaza on Jackson Street and 23rd Avenue was seen as the end of an era by many longtime residents. And when the large, mixed-use complex on that site is complet...
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Eat Across Ballard: Morn...

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Ballard has changed so much in the last decade. It's almost unrecognizable on certain streets, but its historic center is still bustling with great boutiques and eateries.
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Post-Viadoom: Live it Up...

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The viaduct is officially closed, and the neighborhoods adjacent to it are set for big changes in the coming years. What are some of the best attractions uptown now?
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Broadway North: A Full D...

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Broadway on Capitol Hill is more than a thoroughfare. Back when Capitol Hill was more explicitly a bohemian, queer community, it was the center of business, from the Pike/Pine corridor all the way up to the Broadway Market, now a QFC.
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Winter in West Seattle: ...

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We are officially in winter, and now that the holiday buzz is over, maybe those Winter Blues are setting in. There's a comfort in knowing that the days are already getting longer, but the grey will be here for a while. And you know what? We're still going to enjoy it!
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Finding the Best of the ...

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Among north Seattle neighborhoods, Greenwood strikes a particularly healthy balance between proximity to amenities and quiet residences. Two major junctions along Greenwood Avenue serve as hubs of retail, services and restaurants. This week, we're spotlighting the northern one, where Holman Road, Greenwood Avenue and 105th ...
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The Pied-a-Terre Checkli...

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Seattle is surrounded by gorgeous nature, and it is also more and more becoming an international hub. People are coming and going all the time, even longtime residents. A new listing in Belltown got us thinking about the pied-a-terre lifestyle in Seattle, and how to do it right.
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