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A No-No Boy for the 21st Century

A No-No Boy for the 21st Century

Frank Abe March 6, 2017 0

When journalist Ryusuke Kawai first proposed the idea two years ago of writing a completely new translation of John Okada’s landmark novel of postwar Seattle, I was surprised at the notion that one was

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Snapshots in Time: Hing Hay Park on a sunny day in 1984. The small gathering place in the heart of the ID was purchased in 1970 with Forward Thrust money and designed by landscape architect S. K. Sakuma. Photo by Dean Wong, 1984.

Snapshots in Time: Hing Hay Park on a sunny day in 1984. The small gathering place in the heart of the ID was purchased in 1970 with Forward Thrust money and designed by landscape architect S. K. Sakuma. Photo by Dean Wong, 1984.

Hiroki Sakamoto March 2, 2017 0

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Snapshots in Time: Realtor Jim Matsuoka recalled continuing hostilities toward Japanese-Americans following World War II and internment Photographer and date unknown.

Snapshots in Time: Realtor Jim Matsuoka recalled continuing hostilities toward Japanese-Americans following World War II and internment Photographer and date unknown.

Hiroki Sakamoto March 2, 2017 0

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Snapshots in Time: King County Council Chair Joe McDermott (left) speaks about the forced removal of Japanese Americans from Bainbridge Island caused by Executive Order 9066 at the County’s 75th anniversary Proclamation of Remembrance. Photo by Lexi Potter, February 21, 2017.

Snapshots in Time: King County Council Chair Joe McDermott (left) speaks about the forced removal of Japanese Americans from Bainbridge Island caused by Executive Order 9066 at the County’s 75th anniversary Proclamation of Remembrance. Photo by Lexi Potter, February 21, 2017.

Hiroki Sakamoto March 2, 2017 0

King County Council Chair Joe McDermott (left) speaks about the forced removal of Japanese Americans from Bainbridge Island caused by Executive Order 9066 at the County’s 75th anniversary Proclamation of Remembrance. Photo by Lexi

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Asian American artist Tyrus Wong was a real pioneer of his time

Asian American artist Tyrus Wong was a real pioneer of his time

Ellison Lynn Shieh February 13, 2017 0

Not everyone in history is recognized for their contribution to the world. Tyrus Wong lived in relative obscurity for many decades before being celebrated for his decades of work as an artist. In all

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Snapshots In Time: First “lobby day” in Olympia, 1999. Photo by Dean Wong, 1999.

Snapshots In Time: First “lobby day” in Olympia, 1999. Photo by Dean Wong, 1999.

Hiroki Sakamoto January 16, 2017 0

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Photo: Claire Cortez accompanies her daughter’s hula on the ukulele at an International District event. Cortez has led the Halau Hula (hula school) Ke Like A’e O Lei Lehua, based in Kent, for many years. She encourages participation by all ages, sizes, abilities, and ethnicities. Photographer unknown.

Photo: Claire Cortez accompanies her daughter’s hula on the ukulele at an International District event. Cortez has led the Halau Hula (hula school) Ke Like A’e O Lei Lehua, based in Kent, for many years. She encourages participation by all ages, sizes, abilities, and ethnicities. Photographer unknown.

Hiroki Sakamoto January 11, 2017 0

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Donnie Chin murder investigation update meeting on November 28

Donnie Chin murder investigation update meeting on November 28

The International Examiner November 19, 2016 0

A community meeting on public safety in the Chinatown International District will also update the community on the latest information about the Donnie Chin murder investigation. The meeting happens Monday, November 28 from 5:30

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Hood Famous Bakeshop Celebrates Grand Opening at New Location

Hood Famous Bakeshop Celebrates Grand Opening at New Location

Lexi Potter November 14, 2016 0

On Saturday, October 8, Hood Famous Bakeshop celebrated the grand opening of its new location in Ballard. Founded in November of 2014, the operation has grown to provide its delicious, handcrafted cheesecakes at 10

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Results for initiatives, propositions, and amendments

Results for initiatives, propositions, and amendments

The International Examiner November 9, 2016 0

Results for the measures from the state to the city of Seattle

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