Samantha Pak

Friends of Youth and Material Good partner to raise money for Capital Campaign

Sales of Little Shirley vases, created by the Mercer Island Florist owner's daughter, will benefit Friends of Youth.

New legislation brings good news to Friends of Youth amidst federal budget cuts

A new piece of state legislation may lead more homeless and runaway youth to seek shelter with service agencies such as Eastside-based Friends of Youth (FOY).

Mercer Islander helps to keep Safeco Field green

The subject of sports usually does not come up during conversations about sustainability, but Scott Jenkins is working to change that.

Eastside Muslims ‘relieved’ at death of Osama bin Laden

Along with the rest of the country, Javed Sikander, Hyder Ali and Island resident Arsalan Bukhari were all relieved at the news of Osama bin Laden’s death.