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An Opera About Steve Jobs

The brilliant but complicated Apple CEO is the perfect subject for opera.

Things to Do »

Last-Minute Plans: 59 Free, Cheap & Easy Things To Do in Seattle This Week: Feb 15-17, 2019

The Magnuson Winter Night Market, Anthony White: Smoke and Mirrors, and More $10-and-Under Events

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Features »

If You’re New to Seattle, Here’s What You Need

Welcome to The Stranger's 2019 New to Town Issue.

How to Ride Public Transportation and Not Annoy Everyone Else

If you are new here, we need to clear a few things up.

You're Pronouncing It Wrong: A Guide for Newcomers to Seattle

What "Puyallup," "Leschi," and "geoducks" are, and how to say them.

Food We Can't Live Without

Finding dishes you love around town takes a while. Get a head start with these recommendations.

Food & Drink »

I Fell in Love... with a Gluten-Free Bakery

Nuflours on Capitol Hill helped me feel normal again after giving up wheat.

Feeling Empty? Try Olive Garden

If you're alone on Valentine's Day, look no further.

Moonlight Cafe Makes the City's Best Pho. And Yes, It's Vegetarian.

The broth alone is richer than I've had anywhere else, and the fake-meat options are staggering.

Weed »

Want to Use Pot Medicinally? This Seattle Clinic Can Help

Sunil Aggarwal's clinic in Eastlake is staffed with professionals who know cannabis.

Falling in Love With a Stoner

The trickiness of being in a mixed couple.

Arts »

The Top 11 Things To See at the February 2019 Capitol Hill Art Walk

Beautiful Ghosts, Paintings of Andy Warhol Portraits, Burgerheads, and Other Critics' Picks

Andy Warhol Was Just Okay and I Don't Understand Why People Love Him So Much but These Portraits Look Good

Capitol Hill Art Walk Spotlight: Blake Blanco: I Am Andy Warhol at Cupcake Royale

What's Your Favorite Four-Letter Word?

Capitol Hill Art Walk Spotlight: The Factory's Love is a 4 Letter Word

Green Guide Fall/Winter 2018 »

The Flavr Blue Won't Just Get You High—It Will Also Right the Wrongs of the Drug War

Or at least that's the idea behind the band the Flavr Blue's new self-titled strain.

They Say Cannabis Is Bad for Your Memory. Is That True?

What the latest science says.

The Best Weed Cookies I've Ever Eaten

These are not only the best edibles I've ever had—they're the best cookies, period. Here's how to make them at home.

The Most Important Weed Compound No One Is Talking About

You already know about THC and CBD. Now it's time to learn your CBGs.

Happy Hour Guide 2018 »

The Stranger's Happy Hour Guide 2018

A guide to where to drink and find Seattle's best bartenders.

The Best Happy Hours for Beer Geeks

With some notes on what I ordered recently and loved.

Seattle's Best Happy Hours for You and Your Dog

Art and Performance Winter 2018 »

Anthony White's Eye-Popping Paintings

He loves to paint naked bathroom selfies of his friends and still-lifes of millennial trash.

Zadie Smith Declines to Comment

She did not want to talk about call-out culture. But she is still willing to write about it.

Clarinet Virtuoso Kinan Azmeh Premieres a New Concerto with the Seattle Symphony

Followed by a performance with the Silk Road Ensemble.

Five Hundred Actors Auditioned to Play the Lead in Annie, and These Two Girls Got the Part

Behind-the-scenes facts about the 5th Avenue Theatre's new production of the classic musical.