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Kaori Nakamura: retiring dancer was truly a ‘dream come true’

Kaori Nakamura: retiring dancer was truly a ‘dream come true’

By Marino Saito Northwest Asian Weekly Graceful, light, strong, and fierce — that’s how Pacific Northwest Ballet principal dancer Kaori Nakamura is described by fellow dancer Jonathan Porretta.

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Posted in Arts & Entertainment, Community News, Features, Features, Features 08, Profiles, Profiles, Vol 33 No 8 | 2/15-2/210 Comments

Port of Seattle CEO Yoshitani will take care of unfinished business

Port of Seattle CEO Yoshitani will take care of unfinished business

By James Tabafunda Northwest Asian Weekly Between competing ports, the Panama Canal, a minimum wage lawsuit, and a looming sports arena, Tay Yoshitani has a lot to deal with in his final months as CEO of the Port of Seattle.

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Dropouts flood second-chance iGrad school in Kent

Dropouts flood second-chance iGrad school in Kent

Editor’s note: This is a condensed version of a story published Jan. 13, 2014, in The Seattle Times as part of a yearlong

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Posted in Education, Features 08, Vol 33 No 8 | 2/15-2/210 Comments

Korean businesses booted from the Exchange Building

Korean businesses booted from the Exchange Building

By Alia Marsha Northwest Asian Weekly The line at The Original Deli in downtown Seattle is usually full of businessmen and women grabbing

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