The Ebbtide

Beyond the Spray Paint: Trees in Sweaters and Flowers in Molotov Cocktails

November 11, 2017

The desire to create graffiti has nearly as many manifestations as the street art community has mediums. Whatever label is given to the medium, if it’s yarn bombing, spray painting or releasing balloons above a lake, public art, and street art, are in Seattle — and the world — to stay. Graffiti...

5 Things to Do in November

November 11, 2017

It’s November, and for those of you who don’t have a birthday this month (dear god, I’m so old), you may find yourself subject to some seasonal blahs as the rain kicks back into full gear and you wave goodbye to temperatures in the 60s. So here’s a few activities to keep you occupied. You know,...

The Dropout’s Back In: Older Students Are Jumping Hurdles To Finish School

November 11, 2017

It was pretty easy to drop out of school. I'd started working, and busied myself with other tasks until my schoolwork started to fall off. Getting back to school took a lot longer, but 20 years later, here I am. I’m not the only one. Over half of SCC students are over 21 and I’m among the 26 percent...

Lessons of a Life Well Lived; A Memorial – An Attitude of Gratitude

Lessons of a Life Well Lived; A Memorial - An Attitude of Gratitude

November 11, 2017

A Facebook posting late on the night of June 17 spread the news that Sabrina Alberstein had died. “Devastated by the loss of Sabrina Alberstein who recently passed away," Michelle Carlson posted, "My bold, brave and unbelievable best friend of over 25 years shaped my life in ways that I will forever...

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