Amtrak's Residency for Writers lets 24 American writers ride the American rails
Rachel Belle | October 08, 2015 5:35 pmAmtrak selected 24 writers, out of a pool of 16,000, to do their writing on a cross country train ride. One Seattle writer was selected, and was inspired to write a horror story about a train that kills its passengers.
Sub Pop founder thinks he's found the future of music
Rachel Belle | October 07, 2015 6:22 pmListening to music is a one way street. Yo push 'play' and listen. But a new app called 8Stem, being developed by Bruce Pavitt and Adam Farish, is interactive, and lets the listener take on the role of music producer.
Seattle's 8th Generation is the first Native American company to make traditional blankets
Rachel Belle | September 29, 2015 5:31 pmUntil now, no traditional blankets tribes purchased were made by native people. A Seattle artist is changing that, while bringing the business home.
UW doctors test a device that keeps donor hearts beating, pumping blood outside of the body
Rachel Belle | September 28, 2015 1:41 pmRight now, the only way to transport a donor heart is on ice, but a new system could keep it beating and traveling farther.
Seattle restaurant jumps in to help after deadly Aurora Bridge crash
Rachel Belle | September 24, 2015 5:47 pmThursday night was the first time in Canlis' 65-year history that the restaurant canceled dinner service. Located about 200 feet from the crash site on Seattle's Aurora Bridge, they served food to first responders, cops and journalists, and offered up their restaurant as a home base.
Beautiful food for $4 a day, in a new cookbook for people on food stamps
Rachel Belle | September 22, 2015 5:54 pmThe author of "Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4 a Day" wants to help the 46 million Americans on food stamps eat delicious homemade meals they can afford.
Gluten-fighting pill for Celiac disease is on its way, thanks to UW Medicine researchers
Rachel Belle | September 21, 2015 5:05 pmThe only treatment available for sufferers of Celiac disease is a gluten-free diet. But UW researchers have may have developed a new solution.
The new Theo Chocolate cookbook: Prepare to drool
Rachel Belle | September 17, 2015 5:34 pmNearly 10 years after Theo Chocolate opened its Fremont factory, it's released a beautiful new cookbook exploring both sweet and savory recipes that all featuring Theo chocolate.
A Victorian era obsessed Port Townsend couple lives as if it's the 1880s
Rachel Belle | September 16, 2015 5:38 pmThe Chrismans of Port Townsend don't have a cell phone or a driver's license. From ice boxes to clothing, they have adjusted their lives as much as possible to live like it's still the Victorian era.
Seattle sisters launch a homemade space craft to the edge of space
Rachel Belle | September 14, 2015 5:35 pmTen-year-old Rebecca Yeung, and 8-year-old Kimberly launched a homemade weather balloon into space. It reached 78,000 feet, and brought them back video of the blackness of space and more.
- Ring My Belle: Redskins are out, Pizza is in!!
- Amtrak's Residency for Writers lets 24 American writers write the American rails
- Sub Pop founder Bruce Pavitt thinks he's found the future of music with 8Stem
- Seattle's 8th Generation is the first native American company to make traditional native blankets
- UW doctors test a device that keeps donor hearts beating, pumping blood outside of the body
- Swanky Canlis restaurant jumps in to help after the deadly Aurora Bridge accident