Tensions Mount As Seattle Debates Business Tax For HomelessSeattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive the city's economic boom. But the measure has sparked intense debate — even shouting matches in otherwise reserved Seattle — over who should pay to solve the housing crisis exacerbated by that growth.
Ricardo Lockette Hands Out 100 Burgers To Homeless After Leaving Dallas HospitalBefore leaving Texas, Lockette gave back to the Dallas community with a major act of kindness: he bought and delivered 100 cheeseburgers to people in a homeless community.
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.
Best "Scary" Halloween Runs in Puget Sound 2012Ready to dress up and make a run for it? Helping local charities, getting your exercise and dressing up for Halloween - what could be more fun? Here are the best 2012 Puget Sound Halloween Runs and Walks.
Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And MurderFor America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.
Best Thrift Stores in Puget Sound That Do GoodIn the age of reusing and recycling, it would also be nice to know you're giving back! Here are some of our favorite local thrift shops, whose proceeds go to help kids, seniors, the homeless and those in need of a little help.