Queen Anne Little League players from more than 40 teams lined up to march down Queen Anne Avenue during the organization’s Opening Day Parade on Saturday in Upper Queen Anne. After a pancake breakfast at Bethany Presbyterian Church, QALL President Tommy Kim welcomed the crowd, and the Coe Choir sang the national anthem. The fire engine from Seattle Fire House No. 8 roared into action, and Seahawks Blue Thunder Drumline led the parade.
Proposed legislation that would create a “narrowly tailored property tax on extreme wealth derived from the ownership of stocks, bonds, and other financial assets” in Washington state drew passionate responses from supporters and opponents at a public hearing before the Senate Ways & Means Committee.
Seattle Arts & Lectures announced the addition of an event with actor and author Tom Hanks to SAL's 2022-23 season line-up. Hanks will be celebrating the publication of his first novel, The Making of Another Motion Picture Masterpiece, at 7:30 p.m. May 17 at Benaroya Hall, Seattle. In-person and online-only tickets are available at lectures.org.
The Spring Boats Afloat Show docks at Seattle’s South Lake Union, April 27-30. The event showcases a display of power and sailing yachts, shoreside exhibitors and a full line-up of activities. It is the largest floating boat show in the Pacific Northwest and is presented by the Northwest Yacht Brokers Association.
Seattle Public Schools (SPS) is hosting an online event for families and community members to learn more about the SPS budget at 6 p.m. March 20 via Zoom.
The Seattle Public Library’s short story dispensers, which provide on-demand printed short stories at two locations, now feature a new collection of stories written exclusively by Seattle area authors.
Each year, All-American Selections tests brand-new varieties in anonymous trials in over 50 gardens across the country.
The North American tour will play April 4 through April 9 at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre.
Ravioli can be dressed with different sauces, or even be battered and fried for an appetizer.
The House has passed a bill that would create a 10-day waiting period for firearm purchases.
'Where are you from?' is a common Seattle question. Well, unlike my favorite aunt, I'm still not certain.
Sen. Noel Frame, Rep. Julia Reed and Rep. Liz Berry will host a mid-season town hall March 20.
Events this month include a reading with the Institute of American Indian Arts and two bilingual programs.