Nora Chan is not worried about a new Sound Transit (ST) station for her own sake.
Victor Kai Wang, 88, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2022, in Winchester, Massachusetts, surrounded by loved ones. He lived his final seven months under the care of his son and daughter-in-law after a stroke in Seattle, where he had resided for 42 years.
Mayor Bruce Harrell today announced that Greg Wong will serve as Seattle’s Deputy Mayor of External Relations. Wong joins the Mayor’s Office from the Department of Neighborhoods (DON) where he has served as interim director since Harrell appointed him to the position in February.
A 10-student team, from Newport High School in Bellevue, placed second at the International Rocketry Challenge held at the Farnborough International Airshow outside London on July 22.
XBOT Robotics founder and Executive Director Donna Yip-Lew received the Distinguished Service plaque while welcoming new Executive Director Naomi Takeuchi with board member Tom Blank and Board President Doug Landry at a reception in her honor at Seattle’s Kubota Garden on July 23.
The National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) announced on July 26 that Virginia Lucy will be its new communications director.
Tomio and Jenny Moriguchi celebrated the North American Post’s 120th anniversary and Soy Source’s 30th anniversary on July 21.
Children 6 months old to 4 years old are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines.
Bail was set at $30,000 for Michael J. Allen, 40, who is charged with a hate crime.
Charging documents stated that on July 11, Allen assaulted two women without provocation in Seattle.
Hindus are urging all Seattle public, private, charter, and parochial schools to close during Diwali, which falls on Oct. 24 this year.