Restaurant creates opportunity

Steven Griffith had been going from job to job around the Seattle area when he decided to start serving up a new future for himself through the FareStart Restaurant. Located on the 1900 block of Second Ave., FareStart is a school that provides training to struggling or homeless people. The students who participate in the […]

Grad student flees riots, terror

Eva Prabawa’s high school graduation was a hasty affair. The nmes were read off quickly, and the crowd dispersed. No one was allowed to have a graduation party. It was too risky. Prabawa, now an SPU graduate student, finished high school during a time of great friction between the Chinese Indonesians and the native Indonesians. […]

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Wednesday The Moore Theatre presents singer Howie Day. He will be performing his acoustic tunes Wednesday night only. Day, who often tours at colleges across the country, recently released his newest album, titled "Stop All The World." Cost: $17.50 in advance, $20 at the door Time: 8 p.m. Phone: (206) 812-3284 Place: 1932 2nd Ave. […]

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Wednesday Leftover Salmon will be playing along with Mary And Mars at the Showbox for one night only. Go listen to Mary And Mars’ bluegrass tunes, coming from their hometown of Santa Fe. Leftover Salmon says that their international rhythms should be enjoyed, but not taken too seriously. Cost: $13 in advance, $20 at the […]

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Today If you are up for a little star gazing, University of Washington’s Campus Observatory is the perfect place to go. Open to the public on the third Wednesday of every month, the observatory provides an educational and stunning look at our universe. This week’s focus is on Saturn, which is at nearly its best […]