People

Thawing the Seattle Freeze from a Ballard apartment building

You don’t usually think of your apartment building as a place to have fun and meet new people. But Stephanie Carrillo, property manager at the Odin Apartments in Ballard, makes it her business to put on events that help her tenants do just that.

/ February 22, 2017


9 Seattle photos that tell a story you might have missed

We asked you to take a closer look at Seattle and share your reflections on what caught your eye and why. Here are the scenes you sent us.

/ February 15, 2017


Here are 14 striking views of Seattle’s snow

From the overlook at Kerry Park to the sledding hill in West Seattle, here are a few of the ways you saw Seattle’s Monday snow.

/ February 6, 2017


‘Once land is gone, it’s gone for good’: A tribute to Seattle’s Cass Turnbull

Cass Turnbull, the woman behind a mysterious protest ‘zoo’ in an empty lot in Green Lake, was a force in Seattle.

/ February 1, 2017


Fresh Ground Stories brings live storytelling to a Seattle coffee shop

Once a month, people gather at Roy Street Coffee & Tea to tell and listen to their own stories, live. Here’s how it works.

/ January 27, 2017


Taking action: 16 resources you’ve shared post-Inauguration in Seattle

With a new president and a tense political climate, a lot of you are finding yourselves called to action. Here’s a very partial list of some of the resources we’ve seen you share.

/ January 25, 2017


I volunteered to help immigrants on Inauguration Day. Here’s how it went

More than 800 volunteers helped King County immigrants get legal help on Inauguration Day. What was that like? Mason Bryan, a volunteer translator, explains.

/ January 24, 2017


‘Kindness Rules’ and more from the Womxn’s March on Seattle

More than 100,000 people came out for the Womxn’s March on Seattle on Saturday — a record-breaking crowd for the city. Photographer Brad Puet shares his pics.

/ January 22, 2017


‘This is the coronation of the worst, darkest side of America, and I cannot watch’

Ninety-two percent of people who voted in Seattle did not vote for our soon-to-be President Donald Trump, so emotions are understandably high around the city today. Here’s how some of you are feeling, in your own words.

/ January 20, 2017


Seattle’s new Bar Church welcomes beer, agnostics, and service

Seattle is home to some pretty innovative churches. Here’s a brand new one.

/ January 18, 2017