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Community safety forum highlights specific concerns in the Chinatown-ID

Property and window damage, warming fires, a shooting and robberies were some of the public safety concerns in the Chinatown International District flagged by participants in a monthly Community Safety Forum held over Zoom...

Councilmember Tammy Morales shares legislative priorities for her second term

Last month, Councilmember Tammy Morales was sworn in to her second term on the Seattle City Council, where she represents District 2, including the Chinatown International District (CID) and Southeast Seattle. Morales will chair the...

Chinatown International District community leader Tanya Woo appointed to City Council

On January 23 Tanya Woo, a community leader in the Chinatown International District, was appointed to the Seattle City Council to fill the vacant position left by Teresa Mosqueda, who was elected to the...

CID stakeholders not ready to sign SoDo shelter Good Neighbor Agreement

In October 2022, King County announced it would back down from a plan to expand capacity and services at the SoDo Lighthouse Shelter just south of the Chinatown International District (CID), and instead maintain...

Person resuscitated from overdose in Maynard Alley after fire ignites

A person was resuscitated from an overdose after the Fire Department responded to a fire in Maynard Alley by the Louisa Hotel building on December 8, 2023. Joseph Shoji Lachman had finished teaching a...

On the precipice of Bush Garden’s return, owner Karen Sakata looks back

As a child, Karen Sakata remembers playing in the tiny rooms inside Bush Garden restaurant and bar, there for big extended family gatherings for Mother’s Day, a fundraiser, or after a funeral or wedding....

Filipinotown Magazine highlights Seattle’s vibrant Filipino American community, “changes the narrative” of erasure in...

A new magazine celebrating the achievements of Filipino Americans in Seattle is available online and coming soon in print. With an emphasis on photos, Filipinotown Magazine will feature over 200 printed pages, highlighting some...

Election results: Tammy Morales has narrow lead over Tanya Woo in race for Seattle...

Tammy Morales has narrowly pulled ahead of Tanya Woo in the race for Seattle City Council District 2, which represents the Chinatown International District (CID) and much of South Seattle. After a majority of...

The International Examiner interviews King County Council District No. 8 candidate Sofia Aragon on...

In November, the Chinatown International District (CID) will have a new representative on the King County Council. Burien mayor Sofia Aragon and Seattle City Councilmember Teresa Mosqueda are competing to succeed County Councilmember Joe...

The International Examiner interviews King County Council District No. 8 candidate Teresa Mosqueda on...

In November, the Chinatown International District (CID) will have a new representative on the King County Council. Burien mayor Sofia Aragon and Seattle City Councilmember Teresa Mosqueda are competing to succeed County Councilmember Joe...