Mercer Island School Board swears in new members, reorganizes for 2018

Board says goodbye to Dave Myerson, Adair Dingle and hello to Brian Giannini Upton, Deborah Lurie.

Mercer Island High School evacuated after bomb threat; Friday classes canceled

All after-school activities and athletics for Dec. 14 and Dec. 15 were also canceled.

Mercer Island schools organize holiday food drives

Donations benefitted families identified through the Youth and Family Services Foundation.

  • 18 hours ago

Young artists create holiday gifts at second MIVAL Jr winter workshop

The youth branch of the Mercer Island Visual Arts League (MIVAL) launched last year.

  • 2 days ago

YFS to give holiday trees to low income families on Mercer Island

Trees will be provided to 20 families who would not otherwise be able to afford one this year.

  • 3 days ago

Mercer Island Chamber celebrates the arts at holiday party with gift sale, carols

The Island business community ended 2017 with a celebration and collaborations with MIVAL, MIHS.

Mercer Island considers ridesharing as mobility solution

Lyft, Uber make pitches for pilot projects to help with the first-last mile connection.

Friends of Youth helps youth, families improve self-sufficiency | Season of Giving

The Reporter highlights nonprofit organizations serving the Mercer Island community.

  • 20 hours ago

Great page-turners: KCLS unveils its Best Books of 2017

The best book selection continues an end-of-year tradition that dates back more than 15 years.

  • 2 days ago

How real is seasonal affective disorder? | YFS Advice

Youth and Family Services expert shares symptoms, treatments for SAD.

  • 2 days ago

Mercer Island general election results certified, Acker sworn in and Grausz honored

The City Council welcomed a new member and honored an outgoing member.


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