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LimeBike founder reflects on success of bike sharing network

LimeBike founder reflects on success of bike sharing network

Rachel Ferro November 3, 2017 0

In just five months since their first market launch at University of Carolina, Greensboro, dockless bike sharing company LimeBike has amassed over 300,000 registered users in 20 city and university markets. Bike share programs

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Filipino WWII veterans receive Congressional Gold Medal

Filipino WWII veterans receive Congressional Gold Medal

Cindy Domingo November 2, 2017 0

U.S. history is full of broken promises made especially to people of color. Last week, Congress took another step in the right direction to make good on a promise to 250,000 Filipino World War

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Ahmed Abdi wants to make the Port of Seattle work for low-income families, people of color

Ahmed Abdi wants to make the Port of Seattle work for low-income families, people of color

Chetanya Robinson October 31, 2017 0

Ahmed Abdi is running for Position 3 on the Port of Seattle Commission, against incumbent Stephanie Bowman. It's his first political race. A refugee from Somalia, Abdi worked on the campaign to bring the

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ACLF’s Community Leadership Program helps empower future API leaders

ACLF’s Community Leadership Program helps empower future API leaders

Chi-Wei Chia October 24, 2017 0

The Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership Foundation (ACLF) was created to help prepare API leaders to find careers in government, give voice to the underserved API community, and fight against poverty

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Candidates for mayor, City Council and the Port present their platforms for the API community

Candidates for mayor, City Council and the Port present their platforms for the API community

Leilani Leach October 24, 2017 0

Civic leaders and members of the Asian Pacific Islander community filled Nagomi Tea House on Oct 12 to hear local candidates’ appeals before the November 7 general election

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BankWork$ program is intended to have long-term benefits for people of color

BankWork$ program is intended to have long-term benefits for people of color

Roxanne Ray October 23, 2017 0

Some industries can seem difficult to break into, and banking is often seen as one of those elusive career paths. But the BankWork$ program can help: the program is aimed at low-income people of

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Financial Empowerment Network responds to local needs

Financial Empowerment Network responds to local needs

Roxanne Ray October 23, 2017 0

In 2007, Harvard Law School professor and current U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren proposed that the United States federal government set up a new agency to protect the financial interests of average Americans, particularly low-

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Tommy Le was shot twice in back, Asian Pacific Directors Coalition meets with King County Sheriff

Tommy Le was shot twice in back, Asian Pacific Directors Coalition meets with King County Sheriff

The International Examiner October 18, 2017 0

King County Sheriff John Urquhart met with two dozen leaders from the Asian Pacific Directors Coalition (APDC) on October 11 to answer questions about the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Burien resident Tommy Le on

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Noodles of Longevity: Tsue Chong Company celebrates 100th anniversary

Noodles of Longevity: Tsue Chong Company celebrates 100th anniversary

Grace Madigan October 18, 2017 0

The odds that you’ve eaten one of the Tsue Chong Company’s products are the same as the odds of you getting a fortune cookie at the end of your meal at a Chinese restaurant.

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King County Council proclamation recognizes WWII Filipino veterans

King County Council proclamation recognizes WWII Filipino veterans

Chetanya Robinson October 16, 2017 0

Today the King County Council released a proclamation recognizing Filipino World War II veterans who will receive the Congressional Gold Medal. Congress will hold a ceremony recognizing these veterans on October 25. A single gold medal

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