With planned closure of Roy Street Coffee, Starbucks experiment on Capitol Hill will end

(Image: CHS)

A Starbucks experiment that began ten years ago on Capitol Hill is set to come to an end. Roy Street Coffee and Tea will close this spring.

The global coffee giant hasn’t yet responded to CHS’s inquiry about the planned closure but customers of the Roy at Broadway cafe have been told the location will close at the end of April.

An effort is already underway to “save” the indie-style Starbucks cafe: Continue reading

Madison Park resident considers ‘centrist independent’ run for president

Schultz inside the 23rd and Jackson Starbucks for a 2015 forum on race and policing (Image: Casey Jaywork for CHS)

Could America elect a president who probably couldn’t even win a race for his own district’s City Council seat?

Probably not.

But former Starbucks CEO and longtime Madison Park lakefront mansion resident Howard Schultz is apparently passing up his opportunity to challenge socialist incumbent Kshama Sawant for her seat representing his District 3 on the Seattle City Council in 2019 and, instead, gearing up for a “centrist independent” run for president in 2020. Continue reading

Gay City spreads out as Kaladi Brothers settles into new (old) home on E Pike

A long, fruitful partnership on E Pike has ended — but everybody is still friends. Kaladi Brothers Coffee is now spread out in its own space just a few doors down as its longtime partner Gay City sets to work on creating a new library and resource center in the former cafe space.

CHS reported on the planned move for Kaladi this summer as the Alaska-born coffee chain’s sole Seattle location readied for the new E Pike address. While the move was logistically easy thanks to an underground connection in the building, the buildout of the former Sun Liquor bottling facility took a bit longer than expected. Continue reading

Movie Night: Movies So Bad, They’re Good!

FEATURED MOVIE: Catwoman (2004)

January is the month for movies that are so bad we can’t help but love them! Join us every Thursday at The Lounge for some of our favorites and get your first cup of coffee on us*!

To find out more about our movie showings, and other events we have, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T – in Google Play store or Apple App Store. You can also follow us on Instagram @thelounge

*Limited time offer. Must download ”The Lounge by AT&T” app to redeem. Offer valid for first time visitors only.

Lounge Pop-Up @ Tet In Seattle

Want to get your hands on some swag? Find us at the AT&T booth for a chance to get your hands on awesome merchandise like PopSockets, water bottles, and more!

To find out about other events we host, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T – in Google Play store or Apple App Store. You can also follow us on Instagram @thelounge

Game Night: Apple TV Gaming, Board Games, and Card Games

We got a 98” TV and an Apple TV loaded with fun games like Sonic the Hedgehog Classic and Real Racing 3! Want some multiplayer fun? We also have a selection of board games and cards games to enjoy. Bring your friends, family, and competitive spirit!

To find out about our other awesome free events we host, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T. Or follow us on Instagram @thelounge

Movie Night: Movies So Bad, They’re Good

FEATURED MOVIE: Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959)

January is the month for movies that are so bad we can’t help but love them! Join us every Thursday at The Lounge for some of our favorites and get your first cup of coffee on us*!

To find out more about our movie showings, and other events we have, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T – in Google Play store or Apple App Store. You can also follow us on Instagram @thelounge

*Limited time offer. Must download ”The Lounge by AT&T” app to redeem. Offer valid for first time visitors only.

Game Night: Apple TV Gaming, Board Games, and Card Games

We got a 98” TV and an Apple TV loaded with fun games like Sonic the Hedgehog Classic and Real Racing 3! Want some multiplayer fun? We also have a selection of board games and cards games to enjoy. Bring your friends, family, and competitive spirit!

To find out about our other awesome free events we host, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T. Or follow us on Instagram @thelounge

Lunar New Year Celebration

Bring over the entire family to celebrate the Year of the Pig. We will be providing Chinese-Style Buffet catered by Regent Bakery & Café to celebrate the Lunar New Year for everyone to enjoy. Kids can make their own Dancing Lion and decorate red envelopes filled with chocolate gold coins! We also offer a wide selection of games that are fun for the whole family to play together.

To find out more about this, and other events we have, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T – in Google Play store or Apple App Store. You can also follow us on Instagram @thelounge

*Limited time offer. Must download ”The Lounge by AT&T” app to redeem. Offer valid for first time visitors only.

 

 

 

Movie Night: Movies So Bad, They’re Good!

FEATURED MOVIE: Batman & Robin (1997)

January is the month for movies that are so bad we can’t help but love them! Join us every Thursday at The Lounge for some of our favorites and get your first cup of coffee on us*!

To find out more about our movie showings, and other events we have, download our app – The Lounge By AT&T – in Google Play store or Apple App Store. You can also follow us on Instagram @thelounge

*Limited time offer. Must download ”The Lounge by AT&T” app to redeem. Offer valid for first time visitors only.