Eight Islanders — David Selvig, David Wolter, Johnny Therrell, Dave Wellman, John Sager, Burt Jarvis, Bob Welsh and Don Van Nimwegen, who all reside at Covenant Shores — pose with the 1942 biplane used by Ageless Aviation to give Dream Flights to seniors and veterans. - Katie Metzger/staff photo

Mercer Island seniors, veterans soar on Dream Flights

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 1:10PM

Nonprofit group Ageless Aviation 'gives back to those who have given.'

Mercer Island celebrates Women’s Equality Day

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 10:38AM

An intimate crowd of Islanders gathered at Mercerdale Park on Thursday to celebrate Mercer Island Women's Equality Day, continuing a tradition established last year.


Voting against ST3 | Letter

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 9:00AM

I'm going to vote against Sound Transit 3. I would ask everyone to vote against it as well.

New Northwood Elementary to open doors next week on Mercer Island

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 11:00AM

Northwood Elementary, the first new school building constructed on Mercer Island in more than 50 years, will open for classes when the 2016-17 school year begins Aug. 31.


Everyone deserves a home | Letter

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 10:30AM

Last night there was over 5,000 people in the King County region that did their best to cover themselves in blankets, sheets, and sleeping bags in order to get a nights rest. Over 5,000 people fell asleep feeling unworthy or hopeless. Over 5,000 people felt belittled.

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