Volunteers from Kiwanis, the Masonic Lodge and VFW man the fireworks stand in the Rite Aid parking lot. The stand is open from June 28 to July 4. Last year, they sold $65,000 in “safe and sane” fireworks.  - Katie Metzger/Staff Photo

Fireworks for the Fourth

  • Jun 30, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Jul 1, 2015 at 11:04AM

Volunteers at fireworks stand and city officials encourage residents to use fireworks safely this Independence Day.

Hines pulls plug on Island project

  • Jul 1, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 3:15PM

Letter to property owners terminates agreement; blames moratorium.


Who will pay? | Editorial

  • May 27, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 1:55PM

When it comes to education funding, everyone wants more but no one wants to pay.


Watch out cyclists | Editorial

  • Jun 18, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Jul 2, 2015 at 1:53PM

Bicyclists and cars need to work together, pay attention to each other and share the road.


A letter to the City Council | Time to ban fireworks

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 1:47PM

It is time for the Mercer Island City Council to prohibit fireworks

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