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MIVAL hosts 43rd Junior Art Show, Summer Celebration tent

The Mercer Island Visual Arts League (MIVAL) hosted its 43rd annual Junior…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

 

Mercer Island Farmers Market offers unique live music program

While many other Seattle-area farmers markets rely on acoustic buskers to provide…

 

Islanders parade into Summer Celebration

Islanders of all ages participated in the Summer Celebration parade on July…

 

Mercer Island Summer Celebration brings ‘out of this world’ fun

Mercer Island’s only community-wide festival, drawing crowds between 20,000-30,000, is held annually…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Mercer Island students turn lemons into money for food pantry

Jens Aoyama and Jonathan Mak, second graders at Lakeridge Elementary, decided to…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

MIVAL Jr. show opens in Wells Fargo lobby

The Mercer Island Visual Arts League (MIVAL) announced that the 43rd annual…

  • Jul 6th, 2017

Covenant Shores employee in Mercer Island earns scholarship to continue education

Brian Vanderkooy was recently announced as a recipient of the Covenant Retirement…

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Summer in bloom | Eye on MI

New Seasons floral designer Melissa Firestone hangs baskets of flowers outside the…

  • Jun 29th, 2017

Guests for tea | Eye on MI

A family gathering of seven eagles in a tree greeted Islander Sarah…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Mercer Island School District celebrates Crest graduates

Crest Learning Center celebrated its graduates in a ceremony on June 7.…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Island Books to host Local Author Festival

It’s time again for the ever-popular Island Books Local Author Festival, to…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Mercer Island PTA Council honors programs, individuals

At the end of each school year, the Mercer Island PTA Council…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Lakeridge garden club harvests community

Garden Club students at Lakeridge harvested their first round of donations for…

  • Jun 19th, 2017

All-Island Track Meet tradition continues

Mercer Island athletes clashed at the 47th annual All-Island Track Meet June…

  • Jun 16th, 2017

MIVAL Jr. to host 43rd annual Summer Celebration show

Mercer Island Visual Arts League (MIVAL), together with Wells Fargo Bank, is…

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Islander Middle School PTSA dedicates gator sculpture to co-principals

The Islander Middle School PTSA dedicated a gator sculpture to the IMS…

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Mercer Island Arts Council issues call for mural artists

The Mercer Island Arts Council is looking for an artist to design…

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Eye on MI | Red, blue and white wisteria

Barbara Crawford snapped a photo at the Mercer Island Fire Station of…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Eye on MI | Baby birds in Luther Burbank

Duke Coonrad captured pictures of three day-old killdeer chicks on May 29…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Island Youth Ballet presents ‘Excerpts from Cinderella’

Island Youth Ballet’s “Excerpts from Cinderella” continues an Island tradition this weekend…

  • Jun 7th, 2017