Love & Wisdom

25 Most Influential People in Seattle 2020

These innovators took bold actions and big risks during a trying year

First, Laura Clise; Second, Omari Salisbury; Third, Chris Murray; Fourth, Colleen Echohawk

Rob Smith

News Round Up: The West Seattle Bridge is Falling Down, Falling Down…

Plus: Some farmers markets are reopening and Pride weekend is going virtual

The West Seattle Bridge is closed until further notice.

Tricia Romano

Stories from Seattle: Play Until the Last Light

A Bainbridge writer pens a poem for the pandemic

A tree on a twilight walk through empty streets.

Cindy Vandersluis

Foraging for Hope in Seattle

In challenging times, Seattleites are finding ways to feed, inspire, teach and entertain our community in (spite of) state-mandated isolation

It may feel like consuming as much information as possible will somehow inoculate us from the virus. In truth, it’s…

Ariel Shearer

Meet the Seattleite Kickstarting the Conversation Around Gender Diversity

One man’s fight for transgender youth is a lesson for all of us

SCHOOL SUPPORT: Aidan Key (center), with some of the students he works with from across Seattle

Chelsea Lin

Meet Kerry Taniguchi, Chinatown/International District’s Reluctant Santa Claus

A longtime Chinatown-International District volunteer flourishes in a new, unexpected role

HERE COMES SANTA CLAUS: Kerry Taniguchi, er, Santa, with a little boy who’s been very good this year (his grandson, Jackson)

Gwendolyn Elliott

Key Lessons from the 2018 Most Influential People of the Year

This month's Editor's Note from Rachel Hart

This article appears in print in the November 2018 issue. Click here to subscribe. The single most sobering moment of parenthood I’ve experienced since,…

Rachel Hart

Seattle’s Most Influential People of the Year 2018

We're raising a glass to those working to make this a better place— our 2018 Most Influential People of the Year

This article appears in print in the November 2018 issue, as part of the Most Influential People of the Year feature. Click here to subscribe….

Virginia Smyth

Seattle’s Most Influential People 2018: Ones to Watch

Meet Seattle's rising stars

Front row, left to right: Boting Zhang, Yenvy Pham and Priya Frank. Back row, left to right: Marilyn Strickland, Khoa Pham, Quynh Pham, Angela Garbes, Kirsten Harris-Talley and Sara Porkalob

Shannon O'Leary

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