The closest Seattle comes to New York atmosphere is this bustling corner newsstand in the market.. In Short The presentation here has no frills, but its location is ground zero for true local flavor. Shouts of fish-throwers in the distance mingle with the aroma of fresh doughnuts. While the rack that's exposed to the steady flow of traffic through the Pike Place Market is rife with typical newsstand fare, its opposite side reveals a very international selection. More than 100 foreign newspapers and at least as many magazines hail from countries as varied as Chile and Serbia.