Cities With Large Black Populations Rely More On Fines For Revenue, Study FindsElecting more black people to local government can prevent police from disproportionately ticketing black communities, according to a new study.
Why Small Business Saturday Is Important For Your CommunitySmall Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.
Is Cohousing Right For Your Family?If you've tried to picture life for you and your family in a cohousing community, here's what you need to know.
Most Community-Centered Bookstores in SeattleLooking for that one novel? Check out these locally owned Seattle bookstores! They are independent, locally owned establishments and are bound to have that missing gem.
Seattle Center Hosts Monthly "Best Damn Happy Hours" Starting in FebruaryStarting Thursday, February 21, 2013, you're invited to join in on Seattle's Best Damn Happy Hours at Seattle Center! Happening the third Thursday of every month, those 21+ can enjoy great food, drinks, music and games at Seattle Center!
Best Winter Solstice CelebrationsThe solstice is on its way! Whether the Mayan Calendar is right or not, plan to celebrate the first day of winter and the longest night of the year. Here are some of our favorite solstice events in Puget Sound.
Guide to Hanukkah Events for the Whole Family"Hanukkah oh Hanukkah! Come light the menorah! Let's have a party... We'll all dance the horah...." so the Festival of Lights song goes. Seattle has wonderful community celebrations for you and your family. Here are some of our favorites!
Guide to 'The Sound of Music' in Puget SoundMaria, the Captain and all the Von Trapp Family Singers will delight you and your family this holiday season. Whether it's a stage performance, or a sing-along with Julie Andrews on the big screen, here's where you can yodel with the goat herders in Seattle!
Best Holiday Parades in Puget Sound It's that time of year when the man in the red suit comes to town! Get your family together and head to one of these fun and festive holiday parades to welcome Santa to the Puget Sound.
Guide to Puget Sound Fall and Winter Coat Drives If your kids are in need of new coats this fall, why not donate their outgrown coats to a great cause? Here are some local coat drives that would love to receive new or gently used coats to help families through this winter.
Guide to Seattle's Dia De Los Muertos Events 2012From singing and dancing, to sugar skulls and art work, come celebrate and honor your loved ones that have departed at one of these Puget Sound Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) community events.
Best Places for Salsa Dancing Lessons in Seattle Want to heat up the dance floor with a little salsa? You've seen all those television dancing shows. Now you can learn to dance like a star yourself at one of these local dancing studios!