Lakeridge parent Nancy Weil shows off one of the 15 different types of tomatoes growing in the school

Lakeridge garden teaches sustainability, stewardship

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 1:30PM

When Lakeridge Elementary students return to school this week, those in one after school club will be able to see the fruits — and vegetables — of their labor this past spring.

Ending summer with a splash | School starts tomorrow in Mercer Island

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 3:21PM

Nicholas Keefe, age 6, and Evan Otte, age 11, jump off the diving boards at Mercerwood Shore Club last Thursday. Evan is a sixth grader at Islander Middle School and Nicholas is a kindergartener entering the new Northwood Elementary.

Go downtown for Mercer Island’s ‘First Thursday Art and Wine’

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 10:00AM

Art galleries in Mercer Island continue to host show openings and wine tastings on the first Thursday of every month, and invite the public to kick off Labor Day weekend with art, music and seasonal bites.

Health the priority for Mercer Island in 2016 | Prep football preview

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 8:00AM

The players on the 2016 Mercer Island football squad want to win, but they know the name of the game is staying on the field. The importance of player health couldn't have become more clear after last season, when the Islanders saw their roster decimated by injuries.

Register for Mercer Island CERT training | City briefs

  • Aug 29, 2016 at 2:56PM

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