{ICYMI} The Unique Mental Health Challenges Faced by Trans and Non-binary Individuals

{ICYMI} The Unique Mental Health Challenges Faced by Trans and Non-binary Individuals

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailBy Elliot Williams In recent years, the number of people who identify as transgender and non-binary has grown significantly. This is related to increasing awareness and social support. Surveys in the United Kingdom show that approximately 5% of all LGBTQ youth identify as nonbinary. (Non-binary is an umbrella term …

Mayor Durkan Transmits Legislation to Rename Portion of East Denny Way “Barbara Bailey Way”

Mayor Durkan Transmits Legislation to Rename Portion of East Denny Way “Barbara Bailey Way”

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSeattle (June 17, 2019) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan today transmitted to City Council legislation to rename a portion of Capitol Hill’s East Denny Way “Barbara Bailey Way” in honor of the late LGTBQ+  and civil rights champion, Barbara Bailey, who passed away in September 2018. Under the legislation, …

{ICYMI} Seattle Beach Body: Keto v. Paleo

{ICYMI} Seattle Beach Body: Keto v. Paleo

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Vincent Kovar While January is resolution month, for Seattleites, it is also prime vacation season. In addition to worrying about the proverbial summer body, we who are escaping the cloudy Northwest have to worry about being winter beach-body-ready for Puerto Vallarta or Palm Springs. I frequently get asked, …

Justin Vivian Bond previews their two Seattle shows at On the Boards

Justin Vivian Bond previews their two Seattle shows at On the Boards

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott On the eve of Summer Solstice and Seattle Pride, On the Boards (OtB), Seattle’s premier center for contemporary performance, presents two special benefit cabaret performances by renowned trans-genre artist Justin Vivian Bond (Viv). OtB presents ‘Summer Solstice Benefit Cabaret with Justin Vivian Bond’ on Thursday, June …

{ICYMI} Dear Dar: An Interview with Dar Williams

{ICYMI} Dear Dar: An Interview with Dar Williams

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Gregg Shapiro The winter IS behind us, but there’s little doubt that for a lot of LGBTQ folks, it was a stressful time. Some seeking solace knew to listen to the Dar Williams song “The Christians and the Pagans” on repeat. The tune, from her flawless 1996 album …

#Seahawk Star DK Metcalf Partners with Nestlé Nesquik to #KeepOnChuggin into His Professional Career

#Seahawk Star DK Metcalf Partners with Nestlé Nesquik to #KeepOnChuggin into His Professional Career

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Nesquik® officially announced the brand’s partnership with Seattle wide receiver DK Metcalf, who will star as the face of the Nesquik® #KeepOnChuggin campaign. As a player and a person, Metcalf perfectly embodies the message of the new campaign, which aims to serve up motivation in a …

Fashwire Selected for Startup Grind’s 2019 Accelerate Program

Fashwire Selected for Startup Grind’s 2019 Accelerate Program

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fashwire has been selected by Startup Grind, powered by Google for Startups, as one of the Top 20 Grind Startups inducted into the 2019 Accelerate Program. Additionally, Fashwire will be a featured startup for the Startup Exhibition in the Grind category at the 2019 Startup Grind Europe Conference …

Opal Peachey brings her new show, The Champagne Widow, to Cafe Nordo

Opal Peachey brings her new show, The Champagne Widow, to Cafe Nordo

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott Café Nordo is proud to present The Champagne Widow playing June 7-30 at Nordo’s Culinarium in historic Pioneer Square. Written by Opal Peachey, composed by Annastasia Workman, directed by Billie Wildrick (Annie, recently presented at The 5th Avenue Theatre) and choreographed by Nikki Long, the ensemble …

{ICYMI} Haulston Mann Packs a Punch in the New Season of the LGBTQ web series History

{ICYMI} Haulston Mann Packs a Punch in the New Season of the LGBTQ web series History

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby George Nelson History is the popular LGBTQ series that chronicles the struggles many thirtysomething gay men face as a result of growing up in a hetero world. Each episode confronts complex issues such as gender roles, toxic masculinity, rejection, loyalty, and whether baggage from our past can ever …

Field Roast Grain Meat Co™ and Elysian Brewing Company Deliver Beer-Infused Bratwurst That Wins on Taste and Originality

Field Roast Grain Meat Co™ and Elysian Brewing Company Deliver Beer-Infused Bratwurst That Wins on Taste and Originality

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailCHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Greenleaf Foods, SPC, owner of Field Roast Grain Meat Co™ (“Field Roast”), the original maker of artisan plant-based meats and cheeses and a pioneer in the plant-based industry since 1997, is excited to announce its partnership with Seattle-based Elysian Brewing Company. Their long-standing connection in Seattle has led …