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Mercer Island families learn about sustainability at Leap for Green fair

This year’s Leap for Green sustainability fair in Mercer Island had everything…

MIVAL welcomes entries for junior art show, scholarship

Entries Welcome for First MIVAL Jr. Art Show

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Mercer Island’s Leap for Green sustainability fair returns this weekend

The city of Mercer Island’s Leap for Green Sustainability Fair returns once…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Mercer Island library to honor Holocaust Remembrance Day with art exhibit

The Mercer Island Library will show an art exhibition of Maria Frank…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

Mercer Island firefighters award middle school student for bravery

The Mercer Island Fire Department presented local student Caroline Crow with a…

  • Mar 29th, 2017

Chabad Mercer Island to host community Passover Seder

Few Jewish holidays evoke the same warm sentiments as Passover. Memories of…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Mercer Island’s Reading Raccoons place third in regional competition

The Lakeridge Elementary Reading Raccoons represented Mercer Island at the Regional Global…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

Mercer Island Rotary Run results: Top finishers and Mercer Island half finishers

Following are the top 20 finishers in each distance and a report…

  • Mar 20th, 2017

Mercer Island’s Youth Theatre Northwest hosts annual gala

About 230 guests attended Youth Theatre Northwest’s fundraising gala March 4 at…

  • Mar 16th, 2017

Mercer Island Chamber celebrates changing of the guard

More than 70 members of the Mercer Island business community attended a…

Island Park students visit Tent City 3

A group of Island Park Elementary third graders from Stephanie John-Lewis’ class…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Local author to share inspirational story at Island Books

Nine years ago, after being rendered quadriplegic from a bicycling accident, Islander…

Mercer Island High School students win programming contest

The Mercer Island High School team of Allen Bi, Chris Elliott and…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Mercer Island Arts Council launches online artist directory | Arts briefs

Arts Council launches online artist directory Historically, Mercer Island has been home…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Music to my Mickey ears | Mercer Island orchestras host Disney-themed fundraiser

Islanders young and old gathered for the Disney and Dessert fundraiser on…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Eye on MI | Dog days of winter

Islander Michele Vignieri and her rescue dog, Ziggy, take a rainy walk…

Mercer Island Triathlon training kicks off next week

The Mercer Island Triathlon team is kicking off its 19th season of…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

MIHS Wind Ensemble hosts concert before music conference

The Mercer Island High School Wind Ensemble will give a preview concert…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

‘Disney and Dessert’ fundraiser for Mercer Island orchestra students is Feb. 26

Mercer Island orchestra students will perform at the annual Disney and Dessert…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Covenant Shores features artist J. Craig Thorpe in Lighthouse Gallery

Nationally recognized local artist J. Craig Thorpe recently unveiled an exhibit at…

  • Feb 9th, 2017