Neal Pattison

So much for a perfect game. I’m going, going, gone

A career in journalism has kept me motivated, amused and surrounded by remarkable people.


Bitcoin plummets to its lowest point in a year

Bitcoin Cash and software schism spur uncertainty about cryptocurrency.


Amazon may decide to choose HQ2 and HQ3

Wall Street Journal says company not sure one city can meet its needs.


Jesse Sykes brings her evolving sounds to Cafe Zippy in Everett

She and Phil Wandscher make a return trip to a club that she values for its intimacy.

Volunteer glad to provide the gift of companionship

By Megan Brown Special to The Herald A good friend is hard to find. And unlike a fine wine, that search doesn’t get better with… Continue reading

Wander the web: For film fans or those who love books

Streaming Search Engine If you stream movies from the Internet, this site can be useful to find a specific movie. It allows you to… Continue reading

From the Editor: We listened; we’re bringing back NYT crossword

On March 1, the Daily Herald took the cost-saving step of reducing the number of syndicated columns and comics it publishes. I predicted the change… Continue reading

From the editor: Reader comments return to HeraldNet

More than a year ago, we suspended reader comments from the Daily Herald’s website, Starting Thursday, they return. The reaction to the December 2015… Continue reading

Is Sound Transit 3 the $54B answer to our congestion?

This is part of a Sound Publishing special report on the Sound Transit 3 expansion proposal, which is on the ballot on Nov. 8. More… Continue reading

An editor’s welcome to the new

If you are getting your first look at the new design of our website: Yes, this is And yes, this is still your best… Continue reading