An old advertisement for the Thriftway on Mercer Island shows the price of groceries at the time. Image courtesy of Dee Hitch -

Looking back on Mercer Island’s grocery store history

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With the arrival of a new grocery store on Mercer Island, it is fun to look back on grocery store history.


The Mercer Island Reporter recommends: Vote no on Sound Transit 3 | Editorial

  • Today at 12:00AM updated at 1:15PM

The Mercer Island Reporter Editorial Board interviewed proponents and opponents of Sound Transit's $54 billion ballot measure, Sound Transit 3.

Evens dominates on the links in freshman season

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Mercer Island grad completes successful freshman season on Guilford College golf team

Brackmann is prepared for final season on the hardwood

  • Today at 12:54PM

Mercer Island 2013 graduate is thriving in the world of collegiate basketball

25 Mercer Island seniors honored as National Merit Commended Scholars

  • Today at 12:00AM updated at 12:50PM

The National Merit Scholarship Program has recognized 25 Mercer Island High School seniors as Commended Scholars. They are among 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation being honored for their exceptional academic promise.

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