Cortona Café: beacon of unity amid Central District gentrification
by Brie Ripley
“This is a place where people build relationships” Central District resident Amanda Predmore says of Cortona Café “It’s one of the most intimate cafés in the city.”
Apr 8, 2015
Night out at Seattle’s ‘most dangerous’ club casts doubt on cops’ claims
by Forrest Baum
What’s really going down at the beloved immigrant nightspot the SPD wants to shut down?
May 2, 2014
An elusive Japanese New Year’s treat returns to Seattle
by Anna Goren
Art Oki, mastermind of Umai-Do Japanese sweet shop, brings the nostalgic taste of manju home for the holiday season.
Dec 30, 2013
Historic home for arts, immigrants seeking $6.8 million makeover
by Anna Goren
A century of immigrant history hangs in the balance in Washington Hall’s renovation campaign.
Oct 23, 2013
Golden Wheat brings neighborhood bakery feel to the Central District
by Anna Goren
Don’t pigeonhole him as a “Mexican baker” — Angel Rocha is ready to feed everyone in a diverse Central District.
Sep 26, 2013
Thoughts on a not-so-simple arson in the Central District
by alma khasawnih
Why would someone want to burn down a beloved immigrant-owned business?
Aug 17, 2013
JusMoni brings locally grown vocals and vision to Washington Hall
by Luzviminda Uruzi "Lulu" Carpenter
Nurtured by the Seattle scene, R&B singer JusMoni has come into her own, and is ready to lift up a new generation of local music and activism.
May 9, 2013
Why King County doesn’t need a new juvenile hall
by Jill Mangaliman
You might have guessed from the green King County elections envelope sitting on your table that there’s an election coming up on Tuesday. In the midst of a lot of local races that won’t really get decided until November, there’s a pressing item on the ballot. It’s King County Proposition 1, which would create a nine-year, […]
Aug 3, 2012
Seattle Globalist launches with a crowd and a bang
by Sara McCaslin
The Seattle Globalist launch party drew over 300 people to celebrate our new hyperglobal blog last night at Washington Hall. Performances by Seattle Fandango Project and music by Last Night’s Mix Tape kept party goers dancing well into the night, as our hashtag, #ImAGlobalist, trended on Twitter. It was an amazing kickoff and show of […]
Apr 29, 2012
It’s official: Seattle Globalist Launch Party tonight!
by Alex Stonehill
Today we’re thrilled to announce the official launch of the Seattle Globalist! Okay, we cheated a little – we’ve actually been posting since back in December. But today is the day that really counts because we’re throwing a gigantic (free) party! And we’ve got a lot to celebrate: We’re kicking off a new partnership with […]
Apr 28, 2012