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Thursday, January 22, 2015 -- 11:37 am
MLK matters to Seattle - Huge turnout for rally and march
Northwest Asian Weekly - ... The march began at Garfield High School and the crowd moved downtown through Capitol Hill and the International District, making stops at the Youth Detention Center, Yesler Terrace, King County Jail, the Seattle Police Department, and the Federal ... Read more...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 -- 12:50 pm
Longtime City Council member Nick Licata will not seek reelection
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... with an insurance agent. The future Council members cage-rattling included helping found the International District Rotary Club, which welcomed women as members long before Rotary International removed the gender barrier. Reacting to Licata's ... Read more...
Monday, January 19, 2015 -- 7:46 pm
MLK Day Community Service is Personal for Starbucks Executives and Partners
PressReleasePoint - ... Seattle. Later, Taylor and his family volunteered at a multicultural preschool in the city's International District. "Our teachers have such passion for the children, so it's great to have people from the community come in and clean tables, chairs, ... Read more...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 -- 9:13 am
Enjoy a family outing at one of these five Seattle area museums
Examiner.com - ... of its type found in the United States is the Wing Luke Asian Museum located in Seattle's Chinatown-International District. The museum is dedicated in the preservation and promotion of Asian Pacific American heritage, history, and the arts. This ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 -- 5:57 pm
A Band's Pinball Game: The Ultimate Score
Seattle Weekly - ... Machine Database (think IMDb for pinball instead of movies). The SPM opened five years ago in the International District, an early participant in the Storefronts Project, an organization that provides free rent to artists and their businesses in ... Read more...
Monday, January 12, 2015 -- 8:32 pm
Followup: Who's behind the plan for West Seattle's first...
West Seattle Blog - ... school. In addition to West Seattle, Summit Public Schools plans to open charter schools in Seattle's International District and Tacoma." The latter two, both announced as high schools, are the only schools for which Summit has authorization from ... Read more...
Friday, January 9, 2015 -- 5:01 am
Charter school operator eyes church in West Seattle
Seattle Times - ... plans to open one charter school in the former Seattle Asian Resource Center facility in Seattle's International District and a second at 409 Voters narrowly passed an initiative in 2012 allowing charter schools to open in Washington state. The law ... Read more...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 -- 4:53 pm
Sawant Draws a Challenger: LBGT Activist Rod Hearne Enters District 3 Council Race
Seattle Weekly - ... alternative. The deadline to file for the August primary is May 15. Don Blakeney, executive director of the Chinatown/International District BIA, was rumored to be strongly considering a run, but yesterday told Capitol Hill Blog that he had "no ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 -- 10:44 pm
20 years later: Remembering Seattle firefighters' darkest day
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... this August 1994 wedding photo. He was killed in the Jan. 5, 1995, fire at the Pang warehouse in the International District. Photo: Seattle Post-Intelligencer Archive Firefighters do their work outside the Pang warehouse on Jan. 5, 1994. Photo by ... Read more...
Monday, January 5, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
West Seattle Hi-Yu: New float to combine two queens' designs; busy year previewed
West Seattle Blog - ... a night at the movies, tropical rainforests, Seattle landmarks including Pike Place Market and the International District, and flowers. Turning the design into reality is an all-volunteer effort that happens between now and late spring, when the ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 -- 7:51 pm
Seattle’s Asian Resource Center to give way to charter school
Seattle Times - After 20 years of serving the Asian-American community in Seattle, the Asian Resource Center in the Chinatown International District is closing its doors and will be replaced with a new charter school called Summit Public School: Sierra. The community center's last scheduled event was its 15th annual New Year's Eve party Wednesday night; the owners have until Jan. 9 to empty the building. Read more...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 -- 3:39 pm
Wildlife in the window: 'Expedition' at Twilight Gallery & Boutique
West Seattle Blog - ... at the Seattle Sculpture Atelier in 2007. He currently has a studio at the Inscape building in the international district where he works in a variety of mediums both large and small. The Survivors Exposition is a large-scale diorama in homage to the ... Read more...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 -- 9:38 pm
Seattle home a constant work in progress
Concord Monitor - ... kitchen table covered in one of the plastic pink polka-dot tablecloths she gets for $1.50 from Daiso in Seattle's Chinatown-International District. "I like the feeling that it's unfinished, that there are possibilities." Markovitz and Millett are ... Read more...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 -- 2:25 pm
News you can eat: Zhu Dang opens, Philadelphia Fevre closes, restaurant grading on the way
Seattle Times - ... $12.50 ticket to get to it). MORE>>> O'YEAH ASIAN FOOD is open where the beloved Malay Satay Hut used to be in the Chinatown International District. Chef/owner David Ding formerly owned O'Yeah Cafe in Houston; the Seattle O'Yeah has a karaoke room. ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 11:23 am
Top 10 bars for Christmas Day cheer
Seattle Times - ... 7. Lost Lake Cafe & Lounge , 1505 10th Ave. It will be open 24 hours, which will save you a trip to the Chinatown International District after last call if you get the munchies. 206-323-5678 or lostlakecafe.com 8. King's Hardware , 5225 Ballard Ave. ... Read more...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 -- 3:27 pm
The most notable restaurant closures (and happy reopenings) of 2014
Seattle Times - ... opening is the end of January. And over where the beloved Malay Satay Hut used to be in the International District/Chinatown, a Szechuan place called O'Yeah Asian Food is newly open. Chef/owner David Ding formerly owned O'Yeah Cafe in Houston; the ... Read more...
Thursday, December 11, 2014 -- 11:28 am
Seattle honors victims - Protestors in Chinatown: "Black lives matter"
Northwest Asian Weekly - Approximately 1000 people gathered in Chinatown Saturday afternoon to honor the lives of Michael Brown and Eric Garner. The crowd met at Garfield High School in the Central District and then proceeded to the International District. Read more...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 -- 11:41 am
‘Christmastown’: A film-noir-style holiday show
Seattle Times - ... borrows from modern twists on that stylized film genre. Think Garrison Keillor's Guy Noir. The John Huston movie "Chinatown." But also that old standby, "A Christmas Carol." There are puns and refs galore packed into the dialogue - most clever, some ... Read more...
Saturday, December 6, 2014 -- 2:02 pm
Editorial: Unregulated medical-marijuana market is creating a hazy future
Seattle Times - ... authorization, as required by law. At two storefronts - which employees identified as Seattle Caregivers in the Chinatown International District and as the 420 Collective on Rainier Avenue South - a writer bought a small amount of marijuana without ... Read more...
Thursday, November 27, 2014 -- 5:55 pm
Restaurant owner watched Thai food craze take off here
Seattle Times - ... has been overtaken in recent years by Vietnamese restaurants (Yelp counts 158). "Before, Vietnamese was just in Chinatown. Now it is all over. They kind of follow the Thai restaurant," Boon said and pointed out the window to a Vietnamese restaurant. ... Read more...

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