Low-income and homeless pet owners wait outside Seattle's Union Gospel Mission, where inside, volunteers at Doney Memorial Pet Clinic help treat cats and dogs and offer toys and treats from the pet food bank.
August 1, 2017, Comments Off

By Brenda Kay Neth SHA resident   Goochy, Bear, Melvin, and Bob the cat: today is your day. On a recent visit in July, a sign of Doney Memorial Pet […]

Yesler Terrace
August 1, 2017, Comments Off

By Ariel Grob Special to The Voice On any given day at the Big-Brained Superheroes Club, you’ll find the lively, imaginative, controlled chaos of 5 to10 projects happening all at […]

Houston, far left, greets a visitor as Rue, center, looks on. Juveniles are called kids, and  females are referred to as does or nannies. Males are called bucks or billies. These rescue goats have devoured unwanted weeds located at Seattle’s Navigation Center, which opens soon. Known for their calming demeanor, goats were used as companions for high-strung racehorses. Stableboys who stole goats before races did so to upset their competitors, causing them to lose. The phrase, “I’m going to get your goat,” thus refers to angering or annoying one’s rival.
July 6, 2017, Comments Off

By Nancy Gardner The  Voice editor The City of Seattle’s new Navigation Center for the homeless, opening this summer, got some landscaping assistance from 55 rescue goats in early June. […]

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High Point
June 12, 2017, Comments Off

  Seattle Housing Authority residents Biniam and Carmila enjoyed the sunshine at the West Seattle Bee Festival in High Point on May 20 with their mom, Nazret, and baby brother. […]

  • Low-income and homeless pet owners wait outside Seattle's Union Gospel Mission, where inside, volunteers at Doney Memorial Pet Clinic help treat cats and dogs and offer toys and treats from the pet food bank.
  • Houston, far left, greets a visitor as Rue, center, looks on. Juveniles are called kids, and  females are referred to as does or nannies. Males are called bucks or billies. These rescue goats have devoured unwanted weeds located at Seattle’s Navigation Center, which opens soon. Known for their calming demeanor, goats were used as companions for high-strung racehorses. Stableboys who stole goats before races did so to upset their competitors, causing them to lose. The phrase, “I’m going to get your goat,” thus refers to angering or annoying one’s rival.
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  • Millions of people around the world celebrated Earth Day, April 22, by taking part in rallies and the March for Science, a non-partisan movement to celebrate science and its role in our everyday lives. In Seattle, thousands walked from Cal Anderson Park on Capitol Hill to Seattle Center to hear Gov. Jay Inslee and Mayor Ed Murray support scientific discoveries. President Donald Trump says he believes climate change is a hoax, and has proposed steep cuts to scientific agencies including the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
  • Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal made a special stop to a citizenship class at Neighborhood House Feb. 23. Sharing her own personal story, she told students how important it is for their voices to be heard. Congresswoman Jayapal is the first Indian-American woman in the House of Representatives and advocates for women's, immigrant, civil and human rights. She represents the 7th District in Congress.