Heirius Howell former King County youth jail inmate. (Photo by Alex Garland)

Heirius Howell, who practically grew up in King County Juvenile Detention Facility, says getting locked up as a child only made it harder to become a productive adult.

More and more Mexican migrants are giving up lives and jobs in the Northwest to go back across the border.


Two children play around Chaharshanbeh Suri bonfires, a Nowruz opening ceremony the author grew up with. (Photo by Lucinda Homa Gray)

Ancient Nowruz traditions celebrated around the world make a big splash in Seattle.

Kukai stays close to its Japanese roots by importing many key ingredients. The restaurant will open its third U.S. location on Seattle’s Capitol Hill.