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Kai Market

Uwajimaya In 1928, Fujimatsu Moriguchi of Yawatahama, Japan sold homemade fishcakes from the back of his truck in the Puget Sound area while his wife, Sadako, operated their Uwajimaya store in downtown Tacoma. Today, Uwajimaya has locations in Seattle, Bellevue, … Continue reading

The 5th Avenue Theatre

        The 5th Avenue Theatre’s The Pajama Game, based on the 1953 Richard Bissell novel 7 1/2 Cents, tells the story of a union battle at the Sleep Tite Pajama Factory that leads to steamy conflict and … Continue reading

The Deck (Electric Coffin)

800 Fifth Avenue

800 Fifth Avenue building in Downtown Seattle was completed in 1981 with 42 stories of 1.2 million gross square feet. This luxurious 800 Fifth Avenue building has a natural aluminum finish with a structural cross-bracing design and lightly tinted windows … Continue reading

Living Computers

Since 2012, Living Computers Museum has given tech-savvy Seattleites hands-on experience with computers from the 1960’s to present day. The newly renovated Living Computers: Museum + Labs is a non-profit community institution owned by Paul G. Allen, featuring a private … Continue reading

Ganja Goddess

Ganja Goddess was not only one of the first recreational marijuana stores to pop up in Seattle, November 2014, but was the first women-owned pot shop to open in the city. Regardless of the feminine name, the team’s mission is … Continue reading

Cinque Terre Ristorante

Cinque Terre Ristorante (five lands) is a beautiful area of the Italian Riviera which comprises five villages. Cinque Terre Ristorante promises to bring the seafood-focused cuisine of the Italian Rivera, courtesy of brothers Leo, Salvio, and Roberto Varchetta. They’ll blend … Continue reading

Red Chair Salon

Owners and founders Howie and Amy Sennet started Red Chair Salon in 2009 on Capitol Hill. The salon is known for its individual style and feel which they describe as both fun and relaxed with professional stylists you can trust. … Continue reading

La Marzocco (KEXP)

La Marzocco has been a leader in espresso machines since 1927. Their name stands for a lion, which is the symbol of Florence. La Marzocco USA distributes La Marzocco as well as Mazzer coffee equipment, sales, technical support, and also … Continue reading


KEXP has been in Seattle for more than 40 years! Since starting out as a 10-watt station, KEXP has since expanded its rock format to a variety of music, been the first station to offer uncompressed CD-quality audio on the … Continue reading