Individuals unable to work due to COVID-19 risk may qualify for Unemployment Insurance support. A worker may file an unemployment claim at the same time they initiate a discrimination action with Labor and Industries (L&I).
Members of the International District Rotary Club, along with club members from the Mercer Island and Sammamish Rotary, raised money and collected donations to help 225 homeless people move into their new homes on Capitol Hill and downtown Seattle. Homeless veterans and other homeless individuals are moving into the 76-unit Clay Apartments, a new building […]
The Bothell Police Department (BPD) said it is investigating “all possible motives” in the stabbing death of 29-year-old John Huynh. He was stabbed on the night of April 25 in the 19000 block of 112th Avenue Northeast, just west of Beardslee Boulevard. Police arrived on scene shortly after many 911 calls around 7:30 p.m., but […]
Seattle police are investigating the shooting death of Earl Estrella, a 16-year-old of Filipino descent. Just before 11 p.m. on April 23, someone shot Estrella as he answered the door of a home on the 9200 block of Waters Avenue South. According to eyewitnesses, he was shot multiple times. The suspect ran away. If you […]
By KAREN MATTHEWS Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A man suspected of a “horrific attack” on a 61-year-old Chinese American man in New York City was arrested on April 27, police said. Jarrod Powell, 49, of East Harlem, faces two counts of felony assault, according to a statement from the New York City Police […]
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have growing concerns about their safety amid attacks that have targeted them during the pandemic, according to a Pew Research Center survey released on April 21. Roughly one-third of Asian Americans feared someone might threaten or physically attack them, a larger share than all other races. More than 80% say […]
It only took 24 years, but Mortal Kombat is back! So was it worth the wait? If you are a Mortal Kombat fan, then get over here! For the younger generation who are not familiar with the Mortal Kombat brand, it took center stage as a 2D fighting video game created by Midway.
By Assunta Ng NORTHWEST ASIAN WEEKLY To men, it might not be a big deal whether a woman wears earrings. To us women, earrings are part of our femininity, if not identity. I have spent more time deciding what earrings to wear than my outfit. It has been months since I wore earrings and attractive […]
We use the term “spinal stenosis,” which means that there is not enough space for the nerves in your spine. Commonly, this could be from arthritis or a “herniated disc.”
“What happened in 2020, stays in 2020.” Or, “The first rule of 2021 is don’t talk about 2020.” People understandably wanted to put a turbulent year behind them.