Katie Metzger

Female mayors discuss opportunities in their cities

Emerging leaders focus on diversity, development and deliberate actions.

 

Young Islander meets Seahawk inspiring kids with limb deficiencies

Rookie Shaquem Griffin is changing the game as the first one-handed player in the NFL.

 

Mercer Island seeks partner to develop commuter parking and mixed-use project

Project is cited at the old Tully’s location and on city-owned land.

 

Islanders enjoy wine, music and more at Art Uncorked

One of Mercer Island’s signature events returned for its fifth year on Sept. 7.

Mercer Island galleries to feature contemporary pieces at First Friday Art and Wine event

Receptions will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Sept. 7.

MIHS Class of ’68 are 68

Islanders get together for 50th class reunion.

Emmanuel Church welcomes new rector

The first church on Mercer Island is entering a new phase in its history.

Neighbors question impacts of ‘private community facilities’ on Mercer Island

City hopes to address concerns with multi-phase process.

Volunteers help Lakeridge’s community garden with summer harvest

Food grown in the garden will be donated to the MIYFS Food Pantry.

Update: Preliminary results roll in for August primary

Incumbents, women lead in initial Aug. 7 election results.

Island House hosts ‘grand opening’ with residents, community

The Mercer Island assisted living facility was recently remodeled.

‘Hometown Hero’ fights cancer with community support

Firefighter, volunteer and “rad dad” Kirk Robinson is battling metastatic melanoma.

Properties on East Mercer Way focus of Comprehensive Plan amendment process

Herzl, the SJCC and French American School need code change to start master plan.

Update: Let’s go fly a kite at Mercerdale Park event canceled

Studio 904 and Great Winds Kite Company were planning to help people build and fly kites on July 29.

Award-winning author group to visit Island Books

Mercer Island’s independent bookstore will host Seattle7Writers on July 29.

Mercer Island Center for the Arts continues listening sessions

While still exploring sites, MICA will host a community meeting on July 28.

Mercer Island veterans take to the skies

Eight Covenant Shores residents experienced the flight of a lifetime.

Check mailbox for primary election ballots

Ballots for the Aug. 7 primary election will be mailed this week.

Moana, mermaids and more flock to Mercer Island’s Summer Celebration parade

Community feels “Island Vibes” at this year’s annual festival.

Enjoy movies, music and Shakespeare in the Park this summer on Mercer Island

The city of Mercer Island has a full schedule of arts events to entertain the public this summer.