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Stranger-Exclusive: Watch the Latest Episode of the Seattle-Produced Web Series, Northern Belles

Also included: a Q&A with its two stars, Isabela de Campos and Maddie Downes, and director Christan Leonard.

Things to Do »

128 Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do in Seattle This Week: April 24-29, 2018

The Burlesque Alice in Wonderland, Tacoma Wayzgoose, Capitol Hill Street Scramble, and More Unusual Events

The 84 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: April 23-29, 2018

Black Bois, Dining Out for Life, Independent Bookstore Day, and More Arts & Culture Critics' Picks

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Features »

Hey, Look! It's The Stranger's 2018 Pet Issue!

Starring some of the city's finest dogs, cats, snakes, parrots, and squirrels.

Where Do Pets Go When They Die?

Resting Waters in West Seattle offers a green alternative to pet cremation.

I Fell in Love with a Macaw

Behind a Starbucks on Mercer Island.

The Cats of Twice Sold Tales

Who are they? And what is that litter box all about?

Food & Drink »

West Seattle Brewing Co. Didn't Just Make the Tap Shack for People, They Also Made It for Dogs

The perfect place to drink with your pup on Alki.

I Love Lecosho So Much, I Ate Here Alone on My Birthday

Harbor Steps' best restaurant is also the perfect place to be at dusk.

Mark Fuller's New West Seattle Venture Is Supreme, a Hip Pizza Bar Serving New York Style Slices

It's his third neighborhood venture with business-partner-and-wife, Marjorie Chang Fuller.

Weed »

Pot Can Help Your Pets Too

Weed may be a way to treat epilepsy, anxiety, chronic pain, and arthritis in animals.

The Histories of Cannabis and Race Are Intertwined

How imperialism almost erased the history of our favorite plant.

Tips to Take the Edge Off When You’re Too High

“Don’t Be Concerned. It Will Not Harm You.”

The Leafly Guide to Cannabis Is Dope

A pot primer worth recommending.

Art and Performance Spring 2018 »

Stop Pretending You Don't Like Paul Simon

Time to admit that the guy who wrote "The Boxer," "Slip Slidin' Away," and "Graceland" is one of the all-time greats.

Inscape Used to Be a Prison for Immigrants. Now It's a Home for Artists.

Seattle's largest arts enclave and its creepy past.

My Year in a Hotel Room with Rob Lowe

What I learned from watching Oxford Blues more than 200 times.

An Immersive Production of Hamlet in a Mansion on First Hill

It will feature two casts acting simultaneously.

Food and Drink Guide 2018 »

The Stranger's Guide to Food and Drink 2018: Well-Done & Rare Edition

Our favorites of Seattle's most bountiful tastes and where to find more elusive flavors.

Our Favorite Places to Eat Gluten Free in Seattle

Niche, Capitol Cider, NuFlours, Razzi's and other places where you can feel like you're eating normally again—pizza, pastries, and sandwiches included!

Our Favorite Vietnamese Restaurants in Seattle

Pho Bac Sup Shop, Ba Bar, Wicked Chopstix and more must-try Vietnamese food found amid Seattle's plentitude.

Our Favorite Restaurants in Seattle to Get Southern Food and Barbecue

French Quarter Kitchen, JuneBaby, Wandering Goose, and other places to enjoy down-home Southern flavors.

Spring Green Guide »

Confused About Indica vs. Sativa?

This handy guide should clear everything up.

Will Weed Make You Better at Sports?

Golf and soccer are better if you've eaten an edible—but tennis is a disaster.

Meet the Radical Libertarian Who Figured Out How to Monetize Marijuana on Instagram

Maybe she's born with it. Maybe it's marijuana.

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