Queen Anne woman finds meaning helping Haitian mothers
by Elizabeth Ralston
The philanthropic spirit is strong in Seattle. So what makes a young social entrepreneur from our region tick?
Apr 11, 2013
Whidbey import store at least one positive result of the Iraq War
by Abby Higgins
Ten years ago Fred Lundahl quit his job in the foreign service in protest of the Iraq invasion and started a new career running an awesome import shop on Whidbey Island.
Mar 20, 2013
Seattle import stores face fierce competition from China and online retailers
by Allison Int-Hout
With import stores across the country struggling with changing regulations and growing transportation costs, it’s easy to guess why Istanbul Imports in downtown Fremont might have a huge “STORE CLOSING” sign hanging above the door. But the savvy import shopper might be surprised to find out that, unlike what the signs outside suggest, the owners […]
Jul 26, 2012