Best friends who met in daycare will open a preschool this fall.
Business students at Mercer Island High School are collecting school supplies to send to a brand new Somali STEM school next month.
Mercer Island High School biotechnology students earned eight awards for their entries in the Student Bio Expo sponsored by the Northwest Association for Biomedical Research.
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Twenty-two National Charity League, Inc. high school seniors from Mercer Island's Lake Washington Chapter were celebrated at a senior recognition event on May 1.
The Rotary Club named Mercer Island High School seniors Amy Lapp and Ben Berejka its Islanders of the Month for May.
Two Mercer Island students received an Award of Excellence (second place) in the National PTA Reflections arts program.
Each year, the Mercer Island Preschool Association (MIPA) honors a teacher, assistant or administrator with the Exceptional Educator award. The award is presented to an individual who has made extraordinary contributions to the preschool community.
Preliminary water test results are clean
James Beard Award-nominated chef Einat Admony, owner of Balaboosta, Bar Bolonat and the Taïm restaurants in New York City and author of "Balaboosta: Bold Mediterranean Recipes to Feed the People You Love," will appear at Mercer Island's Stroum Jewish Community Center (SJCC) on Sunday as part of the center's culinary arts series "Fable to Table."
Public invited to share ideas with School Board May 12
Mercer Island Parks and Recreation is calling all girls, ladies and women to join the all female Run Like A Girl 5K this weekend.
The Girl Scouts at St. Monica Middle School recently made "happy birthday bags" for the Mercer Island Youth and Family Services Food Pantry — because no child should have to skip celebrating with cake on their birthday.
MIHS ranked among nation's Best High Schools
Suzanne Zahr's monthly "Art and Wine Tasting" events kick off at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5 at the SZ Gallery on Mercer Island.
What began as an idea between a small group of three is now a thriving nonprofit celebrating its silver anniversary.
The Mercer Island Rotary Club named Mercer Island High School seniors Caroline Hamilton and Aidan Wang its students of the month for April.
Though she's been a music performer her whole life, Mercer Island High School junior Leah Raissis was initially afraid of going on the radio. She joined the high school's radio program this year, but she thought her work would be more behind the scenes.
The Mercer Island Library will be closed starting Monday, May 9 for a remodel.
The Mercer Island High School (MIHS) drama department will present its spring play, William Shakespeare's comedy "As You Like It."