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Seattle Police Officer John F. Hayes, Jr. Promoted To Captain

      John F. Hayes, Jr.  of the Seattle Police department was recently promoted to Captain by Seattle Police Chief Jim Pugel. Hayes, a thirty...

Spratlen Donates $1 Million To Hampton School Of Nursing

The Hampton University School of Nursing (HUSON) was recently awarded a $1 million gift, donated by HU Alumna Dr. Lois Price Spratlen ’54 who...

County Receives $1.6 Million To Expand Services For Mentally Ill

      On Monday, King County Executive Dow Constantine announced the receipt of $1.6 million in new state funding to expand intensive mental health and...

Nominations Being Accepted For First Annual Seattle Human Rights Business Award

     The Seattle Human Rights Commission and Seattle Office for Civil Rights recently announced that nominations are being accepted for the first annual Seattle...

Office of Law Enforcement Oversight Offering Residents Opportunity To Resolve Complaints Through Mediation

       The King County Office of Law Enforcement Oversight (OLEO), the agency created to provide independent civilian oversight of the King County Sheriff’s Office...

NAACP Centennial: Bible Steps Down, Mack Praises Black Press

Last Saturday, the Seattle/King County NAACP celebrated 100 years of service at their Centennial Celebration. The event — which featured NAACP President/CEO Benjamin Todd...

Jackson To Receive 2013 YWCA GirlsFirst Community Leadership Award

      The YWCA has selected Dr. Douglass Jackson as the recipient of the 2013 GirlsFirst Community Leadership Award, for his outstanding guidance and positive...

Seattle Public Schools To Offer Free Full-Day Kindergarten At 16 Additional Schools

Seattle Public Schools (SPS) recently announced that the district is eliminating the cost of attending full-day kindergarten this year at 16 schools, and hopes...

The Seattle-King County NAACP – 100 Years And Still Strong

By Shrinda Mitchell The Seattle Medium The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People was established in Seattle, Washington on October 23, 1913. Now, 100...

Best Assumes Role Of Captain At South Precinct

By Gizelle Fletcher The Seattle Medium Seattle Police Officer Carmen Best was recently promoted to the rank of Captain and has been assigned to the Seattle...

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