Mayor Bruce Harrell to Issue New Executive Order and Extend Eviction Moratorium for 30 Days

Mayor Bruce Harrell to Issue New Executive Order and Extend Eviction Moratorium for 30 Days

Seattle —Today, Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell announced that he will issue an Executive Order to extend Seattle's residential eviction moratorium and small business and non-profit commercial tenant eviction moratorium for an additional 30 days until Februa

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City Council Unanimously Elects Debora Juarez as Council President Making Her the First Indigenous Council President In City History

City Council Unanimously Elects Debora Juarez as Council President Making Her the First Indigenous Council President In City History

Seattle, WA — Councilmember Debora Juarez (District 5 — North Seattle) was elected Council President by a unanimous vote of her colleagues during Tuesday's first council meeting of the New Year.

Mayor-Elect Harrell Makes Additional City Leadership Announcements

Mayor-Elect Harrell Makes Additional City Leadership Announcements

Seattle — Today, Seattle Mayor-elect Bruce Harrell announced the latest round of hires joining his administration's cabinet as he prepares to enter office next week and continues to build out his executive department and cabinet.

The LCD Soundsystem Holiday Special With Amazon Music—Featuring Eric Wareheim, Macaulay Culkin, Christine Ko, and Aparna Nancherla—to Stream on December 22

The LCD Soundsystem Holiday Special With Amazon Music—Featuring Eric Wareheim, Macaulay Culkin, Christine Ko, and Aparna Nancherla—to Stream on December 22

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ:AMZN) Today, Amazon Music announced The LCD Soundsystem Holiday Special, an innovative virtual event streaming December 22, featuring the band on the heels of their sold-out 20-show residency in Brooklyn. Comedian, actor,

Mayor-Elect Bruce Harrell Announces First Wave of Administration Leaders

Mayor-Elect Bruce Harrell Announces First Wave of Administration Leaders

Seattle — Today, Seattle Mayor-elect Bruce Harrell announced the first significant hires of his administration — the beginning of a diverse and experienced team of leaders that will support his efforts to unify, inspire, and address the urgent challenges

GlossWire is Honored to Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Virgil Abloh

GlossWire is Honored to Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Virgil Abloh

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the month of December 2021, GlossWire will donate $1USD for every download of the app (App Store and Google Play) to support the mission of the Virgil Ablohâ„¢ "Post-Modern" Scholarship Fund: Fostering equity and inclusion with

Mayor Durkan and Office of Housing Announce Nearly $100 Million in New Affordable Housing Investments

Mayor Durkan and Office of Housing Announce Nearly $100 Million in New Affordable Housing Investments

SEATTLE (December 9, 2021) — In her final housing investment announcement as Mayor, Mayor Jenny A. Durkan and the Office of Housing announced nearly $100 million in affordable housing investments for 2021, marking a single year record of $143 million in a

VIDO Vodka, Washington's Wine Grape-Based Vodka, Announced as Premium Vodka Partner of Climate Pledge Arena and the Seattle Kraken

VIDO Vodka, Washington's Wine Grape-Based Vodka, Announced as Premium Vodka Partner of Climate Pledge Arena and the Seattle Kraken

BENTON CITY, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VIDO Vodka, wine grape-based vodka handcrafted in Washington, announced today a new partnership with Climate Pledge Arena and the Seattle Kraken as the team and arena's official premium vodka.

Amazon Customers Can Shop and Save on Thousands of Deals During Cyber Monday Weekend

Amazon Customers Can Shop and Save on Thousands of Deals During Cyber Monday Weekend

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(NASDAQ:AMZN)—Mark your calendars for a weekend of savings. Amazon today revealed a sneak peek of the thousands of deals customers can shop during its Cyber Monday deals weekend, which kicks off on Saturday, November 27, and runs

Mayor Durkan's Hiring Bonus for 911 Dispatchers Generates 10x Increase in Applications Over Past Five Days

Mayor Durkan's Hiring Bonus for 911 Dispatchers Generates 10x Increase in Applications Over Past Five Days

SEATTLE (Nov. 4) - Mayor Jenny A. Durkan issued on Oct. 29 an emergency order that provides $10k — $25k hiring bonuses to Seattle Police Officers and to 911 dispatchers at the Community Safety and Communications Center (CSCC). Within five days of declarin

[ICYMI] Bruce Harrell Wants to Be Your Next Mayor

[ICYMI] Bruce Harrell Wants to Be Your Next Mayor

Three-term Seattle City Councilmember Bruce Harrell discussed his holistic approaches to the homelessness crisis, institutional racism, police reform, and small business revitalization, and why he's best suited to become Seattle's next mayor.

[ICYMI] Unsung Story: An Interview with Aaron Bear, Director of Yes I Am: The Ric Weiland Story

[ICYMI] Unsung Story: An Interview with Aaron Bear, Director of Yes I Am: The Ric Weiland Story

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the term "unsung hero" was tossed around a lot, as average yet extraordinary people struggled to find alternative means of survival because the government failed to protect them.

[ICYMI] Queer Books from Before the Last Pandemic

[ICYMI] Queer Books from Before the Last Pandemic

For us introverts, post-COVID King County is a peculiar time and place to explore questions like: Are we still queer without the physical acts of sex? Who have we been this last year without bars, parades (Seattle Pride is going virtual again this year),