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Sabrina Butler-Smith, right, talking to attendees of a panel held at the University of Washington School of Law on October 5. This Witness to Innocence panel provided an outlet for Butler-Smith and Randal Padgett to share their stories about being innocent and sentenced to death and to voice their opposition to the death penalty. (Photo by Lyndsey Brollini)

Seventeen. That is how old she was when her nine-month-old son died. That same day she was arrested for child abuse and the murder of her son. ...
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Panel Alz

According to U.S. data, older African American adults are twice as likely to have Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias than older white adults. Alzheimer’s is the sixth cause of death in the United States. ...
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Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal and Congresswoman Maxine Waters at FareStart Restaurant in Seattle Sept. 19

Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-WA 7th District) was joined at FareStart Restaurant on Tuesday, September 19 by Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA 43rd District). ...
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Sarah Toce, Maj. Margaret Witt and Kristin Leong at Museum of Flight

Maj. Margaret Witt's book is indeed a love story first and foremost - a love of country, of family, friendship, and, perhaps most importantly, a love for oneself. ...
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Little boots have splashed down at Tiny Trees’ new outdoor preschool location that opened at SAM’s Olympic Sculpture Park on the Seattle waterfront. ...
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Attorney General Bob Ferguson has asked a federal court to allow the State of Washington to join a federal lawsuit challenging Trump’s ban on transgender individuals serving in the military. ...
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Lorena González

Our Seattle: Meet the Candidates will be held at Rainier Arts Center on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 4:00 -6:00 p.m. All 2017 City of Seattle candidates participating in the General Election are confirmed to attend. ...
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Seattle Waterfront Connex has announced that it has added an additional, larger vehicle to its daily Waterfront-to-downtown-Seattle transportation pilot program to increase the frequency of trips and better serve city visitors and the public. ...
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Seattle City Council

Council President Bruce Harrell (District 2, South Seattle) announced a proposed process to fill the vacancy in Council Position 8 last week caused by Tim Burgess being sworn-in as the Mayor of Seattle. ...
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Why We Have a Body

Claire Chafee's Why We Have a Body follows the lives of four women through snapshot monologues and short intimate scenes. Though the play originally opened in San Francisco in 1993, it is achingly in sync with the current political climate. ...
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