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Vincent Chin, 30 Years Later

Vincent Chin, 30 Years Later

Ravi Ventkataraman June 6, 2012 0

A week before his wedding on a summer night in 1982, Vincent Chin was enjoying his bachelor party at a suburban Detroit strip club. As the party continued on, Chin came across two laid-off

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Red Lantern Lights Up the District

Red Lantern Lights Up the District

Ravi Ventkataraman April 18, 2012 0

  There’s a form of pristine sleekness when entering Red Lantern, with the glossy mahogany tables and polished floors as a warm welcome offsets the cool air from outside. But more than the appearance,

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Molly Moon Scoops Up Success

Molly Moon Scoops Up Success

Ravi Ventkataraman April 18, 2012 0

Back in 2008, Molly Moon Neitzel opened up her first ice cream shop in Wallingford: a quaint, modest storefront with a couple tables off North 45th Street. That store still exists. The difference is

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McDermott Works to Eliminate Discriminatory

McDermott Works to Eliminate Discriminatory

Ravi Ventkataraman April 4, 2012 0

More than 40 years later, minority workers fighting for civil rights at the Wards Cove Packing Co. will earn their piece of mind. On March 28th, Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) introduced the Justice for

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The Meter Maid’s Here!: Community Bands Together To Create Better Rules For Parking Fees

The Meter Maid’s Here!: Community Bands Together To Create Better Rules For Parking Fees

Ravi Ventkataraman March 7, 2012 0

Tong Chen, owner of Hong Kong Bistro, had two words to express how parking fees have affected his business: “Too bad.” Since August 2011, many restaurants in the International District have been reeling from

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Local Scientists Develop Contact Lenses to Help Diabetics

Local Scientists Develop Contact Lenses to Help Diabetics

Ravi Ventkataraman February 15, 2012 0

From the University of Washington campus to the Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Desney Tan appears to be all over the Seattle area. His day jobs include being a principal researcher at Microsoft Research, managing

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