{ICYMI] Remembering the life and laughs of Peggy Platt

{ICYMI] Remembering the life and laughs of Peggy Platt

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailED…..We lost Peggy Platt a year ago this week. The following appeared in our May/June 2018 issue.   by Mike Montgomery Peggy Platt was so close to becoming one of our contributors. For the first issue, she had written a satire op-ed on the pink pussy hats and she …

{ICMYI} Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales : How the Ginger Snapped

{ICMYI} Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales : How the Ginger Snapped

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Mary Belkle For the past several years, the Seattle comedy powerhouse duo of Jinkx Monsoon (Jerick Hoffer) and Major Scales (Richard Andriessen) have captivated audiences all over the globe. Since their cabaret days in The Vaudevillians, they have continued to entertain with their quirky and unique style. I …

GSBA, Washington’s LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce, honors community leaders, including two Supreme Court justices at 38th annual Business & Humanitarian Awards dinner – ‘Justice for All’

GSBA, Washington’s LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce, honors community leaders, including two Supreme Court justices at 38th annual Business & Humanitarian Awards dinner – ‘Justice for All’

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailGSBA, Washington’s LGBTQ chamber of commerce, and the largest LGBTQ and allied Chamber of Commerce in North America, honored outstanding businesses, business and nonprofit leaders on February 21 at its annual Business & Humanitarian Awards dinner. The award recipients, each one demonstrating proven leadership in our community through philanthropy …

{ICYMI}  Collab +:  Sarah Freed of Uber and Linda Mitchell of Mary’s Place

{ICYMI} Collab +: Sarah Freed of Uber and Linda Mitchell of Mary’s Place

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Victor B. De Los Santos The world’s largest ride-share company has joined forces with one of Seattle’s most dynamic nonprofits. Uber has united aligned with Mary’s Place, using their premier ride share service to help make a difference by providing access and opportunity to low-income women and families …

Zinzanni Returns: Same Tent, different location with Christine Deaver and More in ‘Hollywood & Vine’.

Zinzanni Returns: Same Tent, different location with Christine Deaver and More in ‘Hollywood & Vine’.

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailBy MK Scott Two years, around this time, I went and saw what was thought to be Teatro Zinzanni’s last show in Seattle. Last year, with a smaller tent held space in Redmond’s Marymoor Park was still a great show and had the Zinzanni flare. Now they have finally …

Keiretsu Forum Ranked #1 Angel Group by PitchBook for Third Year in a Row; Announces “Angel Capital Expo Northwest” to be Held March 8, 2019

Keiretsu Forum Ranked #1 Angel Group by PitchBook for Third Year in a Row; Announces “Angel Capital Expo Northwest” to be Held March 8, 2019

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Keiretsu Forum announced today that the organization is listed as the number #1 “most active global investor by VC deal count” in the PitchBook Global League Tables for the third year in a row. Keiretsu Forum Northwest Region also announced it will hold its popular “Angel Capital Expo …

As STD Rates Soar, AHF Rolls Out Condom Billboard Ad Campaigns Across U.S.

As STD Rates Soar, AHF Rolls Out Condom Billboard Ad Campaigns Across U.S.

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailLOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As rates of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) continue to skyrocket in the U.S.—with 50 percent of new infections being acquired by young people ages 15 to 24 years old—AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is rolling out of two new, parallel condom billboard and transit advertising campaigns promoting condom …

Seattle Symphony’s ‘Celebrate Asia’ was a day of music and culture

Seattle Symphony’s ‘Celebrate Asia’ was a day of music and culture

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott The 11th annual ‘Celebrate Asia’ presented by the Seattle Symphony was a whimsical day of music and culture that celebrated the whole continent of Asia. Interestingly enough the fun started 90 minutes prior to the actual concert with entertainment happening in the grand lobby of Benaroya …

{ICYMI} “Another Time” of her life: an interview with Jennifer Warnes

{ICYMI} “Another Time” of her life: an interview with Jennifer Warnes

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Gregg Shapiro Seattle-born Jennifer Warnes has one of the most immediately recognizable voices of any singer in modern pop music. Whether she’s singing her own hit singles, such as “Right Time of the Night”; duet-ting on a movie theme song, as in “Up Where We Belong” with Joe …

City Releases Updated Capital and Operating Costs for the City Center Connector Streetcar

City Releases Updated Capital and Operating Costs for the City Center Connector Streetcar

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSeattle (January 17, 2019) – Following the conclusion of an engineering analysis and verification of operating costs, the City released updated capital and operating projections for the City Center Connector (C3) streetcar. In March 2018, Mayor Jenny A. Durkan ordered an independent review of the Center City Connector following …