Seattle man is saved by an app that connects cardiac arrest victims with citizens who know CPR
Rachel Belle | October 20, 2016 6:38 pmWhen 60 year old Steve DeMont went into cardiac arrest at a Seattle bus stop, two strangers came to his rescue and administered CPR. One…
Seattle group sewing feminine hygiene kits for African girls
Rachel Belle | October 18, 2016 6:10 pmA church, synagogue and mosque work to bring feminine hygiene kits to girls in Africa, who will otherwise miss school when they have their periods.
Tacoma is named an Etsy Maker City, an attempt to bolster and celebrate craftspeople
Rachel Belle | October 13, 2016 5:52 pmacoma is one of 13 US cities selected by Etsy as an official Etsy Maker City. The goal is to connect makers with city leaders…
New magazine, Kazoo, focuses on girls’ brains, art & sports, not beauty
Rachel Belle | October 12, 2016 6:27 pmLongtime magazine editor and writer, Erin Bried, was inspired to start Kazoo after seeing that all girl's magazines are about hair, makeup and boys.
Win Whittaker climbs over hearing loss and mountains
Rachel Belle | October 7, 2016 5:50 pmMount Rainier climbing guide Win Whittaker is proud to wear hearing aids. They give him powers he describes as "bionic." Oh, and he hates marmots.
Seattle mom debuts Venture Kits to teach kids to be entrepreneurs
Rachel Belle | October 6, 2016 5:30 amVenture Kits are educational games that teaches kids how about business and learn life skills. Each kit comes with the tools to start a baking…
Bricks and Clicks: Online retailers are opening physical stores
Rachel Belle | October 4, 2016 6:26 pmWhat do Warby Parker, Bonobos and Amazon have in common? Bricks and Clicks. They all have opened physical stores in Seattle. What's the advantage?
Swedish opens postpartum depression treatment center
Rachel Belle | September 29, 2016 6:23 pmAbout 15-20 percent of new moms experience postpartum depression. Now Swedish has opened the first treatment center of its kind on the west coast.
Why do so many kids have food allergies these days?
Rachel Belle | September 28, 2016 5:41 pmIf it seems like more kids have food allergies these days, it's true. Food allergies have increased by 50 percent in the last 15 years.…
Test your cocktail for date rape drugs at Seattle club, Chop Suey
Rachel Belle | September 26, 2016 5:49 pmSeveral people have reported being drugged at Capitol Hill bars recently. Now, this local bar will help you test your cocktail for date rape drugs.