Taylor Hoang created a megaphone for ethnic business owners

Taylor Hoang is the recipient of Crosscut’s 2015 Courage Award for business. This year’s winners will be honored at the annual Courage Awards Breakfast on…

Ed Murray promises a ‘summer of safety’ in Seattle

Just three days after another fatal shooting in Seattle, Mayor Ed Murray used a special meeting of the Seattle City Council chambers to lay out…

City Council to naysayers: $15 will strengthen Seattle

Seattle City Council members unanimously passed a historic $15 an hour minimum wage bill this afternoon, which makes Seattle the first city in the nation…

Seattle mayor: Trade a latte a month for universal preschool

Mayor Ed Murray announced his plan to bring universal preschool to Seattle in a press conference Thursday. Under his proposal, a property tax increase would…