Holiday Sip and Shop

Shop Local this holiday season and elevate the gift giving experience at the Thompson Seattle x Gossip & Glamour Holiday Sip & Shop event on Saturday, December 7 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Guests will enjoy signature cocktails and The Nest’s new fall-winter menu as they meet local founders and shop a curated selection of holiday gifts […]
Dec 7, 2019

Cine-City Monthly Film Screening

Hosted by Jeffrey Robert, Cine-City is a monthly lineup of local films that you vote on to compete in our end-of-year Best-Of. The evening includes comedy, trivia, and filmmaker Q & A. Naked City’s Screening Room is All Ages! Cine-City reserves the right to exclude underaged viewers based on curated content. Check out our interview […]
Mar 25, 2018
Carlos Salmeron (left) prepares an espresso drink at his new coffee house, Ventoux Roasters, in Bryant, Seattle. (Photo by Janelle Retka)

From family to coffee cup: cafe owner reaches for El Salvador roots

Seattle has a reputation as a city coated with endless corners of coffee shops devoted to fair trade bean sources.
Jan 1, 2015

For Pakistani journalist, Seattle news scene is a breath of fresh air

Late last month, a bomb ripped through a train station in a small town near Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province in southwestern Pakistan where I started my journalism career. The loss was colossal: the blast killed eight people while maiming more than 25 others. But it was no big news for Pakistani media. Instead, […]
Jul 24, 2012