A girl goes with her mother to vote for the European Parliament elections in 2014. Most young Europeans we asked said they're watching the U.S. election closely and say it will impact their lives. (Photo from Flickr by Enrique Balenzategui Arbizu)

Young Europeans eye U.S. election as crucial test for democracy

Young Europeans we asked said American elections still matter because American values like democracy and multiculturalism still matter.
Nov 4, 2016
Perogis — Eastern European style boiled dumplings filled with anything your heart desired. (Photo from Flickr by Joey Lax-Salinas)

Polish Pierogi Fest set to stuff Seattle stomachs this Saturday

The Polish Home Association's beloved Pierogi Fest is back this Saturday for it's 10th year of potato-filled goodness.
May 14, 2015
Croatian Comedian Pedja Bajovic takes the stage to compete in Seattle’s International Comedy Competition. (Photo byLauren LeMieux)

Croatian comedian takes a crack at American laughs

“I am from Croatia,” Pedja Bajovic shouts as he walks into the bright spotlight on stage at the Market Theater. His opening line is no joke (a good thing because the audience didn’t laugh). Bajovic is indeed Croatian. He’s in town for the Seattle International Comedy Competition, his first-ever performance in the US.
Nov 21, 2012