Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell announced on Sept. 20 that he will appoint interim Chief Adrian Diaz as the next permanent Chief of the Seattle Police Department, following an extensive national search and robust community engagement. “Throughout this process…Chief Diaz was the clear choice to respond to concerns about crime and safety and to drive the […]
Michelle Li will be the keynote speaker for ACRS’s Benefit Gala at MOHAI on Oct. 1, ACRS announced on Sept. 17. A former KING 5 anchor, Li co-launched the Very Asian Foundation (veryasianfoundation.org) in January 2022. Her response to a racist voicemail became a global movement of unity. Her reporting has been honored with a […]
King Wha restaurant in Burien is closing its doors for good next month. In a Sept. 7 Facebook post, the Yu family wrote, “Our family has been serving the Burien community since 1976. You’ve celebrated birthdays, graduations, weddings, and more with us. It has been our pleasure to serve you, your children, and your children’s […]
Alexandra Eala became the first player from the Philippines to win a tennis Grand Slam singles title after beating No. 10 seed Lucie Havlickova of Czech Republic in the final to win the U.S. Open junior girls’ title in Flushing Meadows, New York on Sept. 10. The 17-year-old from Quezon City says she hopes her […]
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The Department of Community and Human Services (DCHS) announced the launch of two new programs on Sept. 7,
Sept. 6 marked the official debut of Bruce Lee Ascending, a permanent art installation at the Odegaard Undergraduate Library (OUGL) at the University of Washington (UW).
The Northwest Museum of Legends and Lore, home of the Seattle Bruce Lee Fan Club, will be submitting a formal application to the City of Seattle’s Landmark Preservation Board—to nominate Bruce Lee’s first formal martial arts studio for historic preservation.
On Sept. 13, 2022, Comcast Washington and Evergreen Goodwill (EG) hosted an executive meet and greet breakfast for organizations around Puget Sound who are taking part in Comcast’s Lift Zone labs initiative to network and share how they are using technology to achieve digital equity.
President Joe Biden says U.S. forces would defend Taiwan if China tries to invade the self-ruled island claimed by Beijing as part of its territory, adding to displays of official American support for the island democracy.