Mother's Day Stroll in the Park | Tour an ICU | Art & Music for Your Weekend

🚒 Seattle Fire Department lights up the streets, tonight at 6:30!

Friday Night Lights

Have you noticed a parade of fire engines and other first-responder vehicles winding their way through Seattle neighborhoods on Friday nights? Don't be alarmed, it's the Seattle Fire Department teaming up with the Seattle Police Department for Friday Night Lights. Check out the map to see if they'll be on your street tonight, May 8, which will be the last one for awhile.

Fired Up


We hope this is the only time you see the inside of the ICU at Swedish Issaquah

Tour of the ICU at Swedish Issaquah

We venture inside the intensive care unit (ICU) at Swedish Hospital's Issaquah campus to hear from the doctors, nurses, and staff on the front lines fighting the coronavirus. We hear stories of joy and sorrow from those who've helped the critically ill.

Critical Care


Art Zone "phones it in" with a mayor, a musician and a manic pup

Art Zone's Nancy Guppy prepares to give Joe Guppy a haircut

This week on Art Zone Phones It In, Mayor Durkan extols Seattle's can-do spirit. Then, you'll need a nap after watching this quarantined pup gets his ya-ya's out. Master pianist Walt Wagner plays an original tune and world-renowned glass artist Dante Marioni shows us what he's been up to. Plus, simple tips for smartphone video and Nancy gives Joe a haircut. 

✂️ Cut Loose


Take mom for a stroll in the park, from the comfort of home

Flowers in the arboretum

Mother's Day is peak bloom for many of the azaleas, rhodies, magnolia, and dogwoods in the Washington Park Arboretum. Join Seattle Parks and Recreation, UW Botanic Gardens, & the Arboretum Foundation for a virtual stroll down Azalea Way. Enjoy the sights and sounds of a peaceful walk in the park, from the safety and comfort of home.

Walk This Way 


A recording studio hits pause

Orbit Audio

"I don't think that art is going away...but I just don't know how it's going to be delivered to people." Audio engineer Joe Reineke, owner of Orbit Audio and co-founder of Seattle Recording Arts, reflects on the future of art as he looks for a path forward for his business.

⏸️ Pause


Video Bebop asks, which twin does mom love best?

Video Bebop with Cedric and Eva Walker

Check out this special Mother's Day episode of Video Bebop, featuring twin hosts Eva Walker and Cedric Walker, plus a special visit from their mom! Music videos from Asterhouse, The Radical Human featuring Richie Nelson, Jayomi, Shaudi Bianca Vahdat, and Thunderpussy. Have a music video to submit? Email

Moms Rock! 💐


Is six feet enough? Coronavirus and the census on topic at Civic Cocktail

Civic Cocktail with Joni Balter and Gary Locke

The monthly networking event Civic Cocktail went virtual this week, and with a new look. Get a state coronavirus update from Vice Admiral (ret.) Raquel Bono, now the director of Washington State's COVID-19 Health System Response Management. Then, former Gov. Gary Locke comments on the global response to the pandemic and talks about the 2020 Census.

Civic Cocktail 🍸 Rewind