(61 posts)

Need a Pearl Jam primer? Here’s what you should know if you live in Seattle

Pearl Jam is putting on two big shows in Seattle this week — the Seattle Home Shows. Don’t know much about the band beyond “Jeremy” and “Better Man”? Seattle music writer and Pearl Jam fan Travis Hay wrote this Pearl Jam primer for Evergrey director Mónica Guzmán — and we figure there’s a lot more of you who could use it.

History / August 7, 2018

I used to welcome the Seattle Freeze. Now I’ve found four ways to melt it

How does one get out of this giant ice cube we’ve frozen ourselves into? Here are four things I know about the Seattle Freeze, and four ways to get out of it.

Community / July 11, 2018

Survey: Let’s get real about news and trust

(Kayla Velasquez / Unsplash) UPDATE: Submissions for the survey are now closed. Thanks to everyone who shared their insights! Just one in every five American adults trusts national news organizations, according to the Pew Research Center. And only 1 in 20 trusts the news they see on social media. Considering how important good information is […]

Community / April 3, 2018

Thanks for helping us grow. Meet our new team member.

Meet Kenny Shelton, our new business manager.

From The Evergrey / April 3, 2018

‘My Hijab, My Wings’ — a Seattle girl’s poem

Sumeya Block What’s it like to face discrimination for the things you believe? Sumeya Block is 13 years old and an 8th grader at Seattle Girls’ School. Last month, she attended “Make Your Voice Heard: An MLK Day Youth Advocacy Workshop,” an event where young people in Seattle helped each other combat Islamophobia and anti-Semitism. […]

Your View / February 16, 2018

Here’s what happened when we asked our local candidates ‘How do you learn and improve as a leader?’

The Evergrey invited a group of nine readers to ask our city council and mayoral candidates questions about their leadership learning and skills.

Political Issues / October 26, 2017

Say hello to the newest member of our team

We’re thrilled to welcome Ana Sofia Knauf to The Evergrey. And while we’re at, here are a couple big updates on what cofounder Mónica Guzmán and Anika Anand are up to.

From The Evergrey / October 9, 2017

What every American needs to know

Top 10 Lists of What All Seattleites Should Know

We asked Seattleites from across the city what 10 things all of us need to know to be civically and culturally literate. Here’s what we heard.

Need to know / October 5, 2017