Thursday, September 23, 2021

Mark Van Streefkerk

Pacific Galleries Is Saved! Seattle’s Oldest Antique Mall Will Reopen As Lander Street Vintage

The 11th-hour agreement is welcome news for Pacific’s community of buyers and dealers, and it ensures that Seattle’s cornerstone of vintage and antique goods is safe for years to come. by Mark Van Streefkerk Thanks to a last-minute...

The Uncertain, Hopeful Future of Pacific Galleries Antique Mall

With 30,000 square feet of antiques and about 150 vendors, Pacific Galleries has been a premier destination for decades. Mark Van Streefkerk At the beginning of August, Pacific Galleries Antique Mall announced it would close for good at the...

Don't Miss This Market

Vendors Mei and Khanh of XYZ Style Co at June's pop-up market. XYZ will be vending again at Saturday's night market. Photos by Lana Pham, VietQ This Saturday’s Queer & Trans Night Market is likely the Seattle area’s biggest-ever...

She Is Risen: Neighbours Resurrects After 16 Months of Closure and Repairs

After about 16 months of pandemic-induced closure and a massive cleanup effort after squatters and break-ins left the club damaged, Neighbours finally reopened last Saturday. Mark Van StreefkerkThe original entrance to Neighbours is in the alley. It’s a bit...

Basic Income Programs, Affordable Housing, and…”Arts Bucks?” Mayoral Candidates Share Their Plans to Revitalize the Arts

Eight mayoral candidates showed up to talk about the arts at the Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute on Thursday night. Mark Van Streefkerk Seattle’s mayoral candidates all agree that arts and culture play an important role in the...

The Washington Pride Fest That Takes Place on a Beach

With Washington so close to reopening at the end of June, it’s especially cruel that the pandemic thwarted Pride events for yet another year. Seattle Pride is going virtual again, and with Egan Orion’s PrideFest yet-to-be-announced, the focus...

10 Small Batch Roasters Every Seattleite Should Know

From Caffe Vita to Espresso Vivace to Starbucks, Seattle has produced plenty of coffee giants over the decades — and promising mergers, such as Fulcrum, are responsible for some of the best brews around. But it’s important not to...

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