Deputy Mayor Debbie Bertlin, Friends of Luther Burbank Park members Judith Roan and Sue Stewart, natural resources manager Alaine Sommargren and Councilmembers Dan Grausz, Wendy Weiker and Benson Wong cut the ribbon at the newly reopened Calkins Point on July 14. Katie Metzger/staff photo -

Mercer Island’s Calkins Point reopens to public

  • Jul 20, 2016 at 11:00AM

On July 14, the city of Mercer Island held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and Pianos in the Parks concert to celebrate the reopening of Calkins Point in Luther Burbank Park.


The fascist and Donald Trump | Letter

  • Jul 22, 2016 at 3:00PM

History moves in epochs, led by bold and narcissistic leaders. If none appears, nothing happens to qualify as history. They don't need to be moral or virtuous, but they must be perceived so by the masses.

Mercer Island Rotary welcomes new president Bruce Fletcher

  • Jul 22, 2016 at 1:00PM

The Rotary Club of Mercer Island welcomed its new club president, Bruce Fletcher, on July 1.

Athletes for Kids recognized as top mentoring program by statewide organization

  • Jul 22, 2016 at 12:00PM

Athletes for Kids, a youth mentoring program that matches children who have special needs with high school athletes in East King County, was named an Expert Partner by Mentoring Works Washington.

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