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Announcement: Public hearing regarding CID zone changes on June 1

Announcement: Public hearing regarding CID zone changes on June 1

The International Examiner May 19, 2017 0

The City Council’s Planning, Land Use and Zoning (PLUZ) Committee will hold a public hearing to take comments on Council Bill 118959 on Thursday, June 1 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers,

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Chinatown International District community reacts to upzoning, affordable housing plan, and fears of displacement

Chinatown International District community reacts to upzoning, affordable housing plan, and fears of displacement

Cliff Cawthon May 19, 2017 0

Seattle’s Chinatown International District is an iconic place, but due to development pressures, this historic neighborhood could change quickly. Last month, Mayor Ed Murray sent legislation to the Seattle City Council that would require any

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Day of Inclusion: Proclamation recognizes racist precedent set by 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act

Day of Inclusion: Proclamation recognizes racist precedent set by 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act

The International Examiner May 19, 2017 0

On May 6, the City of Seattle issued a proclamation recognizing the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act and the precedent it set for racist immigration policies in the United States. The proclamation also recognizes the

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Year Zero Memorial candlight vigil brings together Cambodian community

Year Zero Memorial candlight vigil brings together Cambodian community

Thay Cheam May 18, 2017 0

“It started out by accident,” said Silong Chhun. Chhun is referring to how his first T-shirt print evolved into the brand Red Scarf Revolution, a medium he uses to create awareness about the Cambodian Genocide

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Monica Singh: Acid attack survivor, gender rights warrior

Monica Singh: Acid attack survivor, gender rights warrior

Robert Hirschfield May 18, 2017 0

NEW YORK—“At age 19,” Monica Singh says, “I died. Then I was reborn.” In June 2005, while driving her car in Lucknow in Northern India, two men on bikes doused her face and body

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Seattle Mayoral race gets crowded as Murray makes way

Seattle Mayoral race gets crowded as Murray makes way

The International Examiner May 17, 2017 0

The race for the next Mayor of Seattle became a lot more crowded after Mayor Ed Murray announced last week that he was dropping out of his bid for reelection. Candidates must officially file

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Community celebrates new partnership on CID public safety

Community celebrates new partnership on CID public safety

Chetanya Robinson May 17, 2017 0

Around 60 members of the Chinatown-International District community attended a reception held by the CID public safety steering committee on Thursday, May 11 at the Four Seas Restaurant. The goal of the reception was

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Announcement: May 17 community meeting on mixed use project at 1029 S Jackson St (Acme Poultry)

Announcement: May 17 community meeting on mixed use project at 1029 S Jackson St (Acme Poultry)

The International Examiner May 16, 2017 0

The Little Saigon and Chinatown International District community is invited to a community open house and informational meeting to learn about plans for the proposed mixed use project located at 1029 South Jackson Street (Acme Poultry).

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SPD program to help immigrant male youth of color completes its inaugural year

SPD program to help immigrant male youth of color completes its inaugural year

The International Examiner May 15, 2017 0

The Seattle Police Department (SPD)’s Immigrant Family Institute (IFI) program is an eight-week series of sessions held with male immigrant youth of color likely to have been impacted by the criminal justice system, their

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Breaking: Mayor Ed Murray will not seek reelection after finishing term

Breaking: Mayor Ed Murray will not seek reelection after finishing term

The International Examiner May 9, 2017 0

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has announced that he will not seek reelection, but will finish out his term. Murray said at a press conference at Alki Beach this morning that the upcoming election must

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