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Islanders escape Franklin to advance in district tournament | Prep boys basketball

  • Feb 13, 2016 at 10:02PM

Late putback from Josh Stenberg sends Mercer Island to quarterfinal round.

Mercer Island beats Seattle Prep, advances to district quarterfinals | Prep girls basketball

  • Feb 13, 2016 at 9:57PM

Islanders will face Roosevelt in next round of Sea-King district tournament.

Relive Barbra Streisand's early career in 'For Pete's Sake' at Issaquah's Second Saturday Film Series

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 4:59PM

The film stars a young Barbra Streisand as a Brooklyn housewife who tries to bolster her husband's income as a cabbie by investing with money borrowed from a loan shark.

Special election | Early results show Mercer Island voters supporting levy renewal measures

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 9:00PM updated Feb 12, 2016 at 1:41PM

The first wave of results from the Feb. 9 special election are in and show Mercer Island voters strongly supporting the levy renewals for Mercer Island schools.

Grasping for real solutions to drugs, sex and sadness | Eastside Youth Forum examines problems of youth in affluent Sammamish

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 11:45AM

“This is a savvy audience,” Angie Ward of the Traffic Safety Commission said. “You really have to respect and not talk down to this population.”

Woman reports purse stolen from locked car | Police Blotter

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 1:00PM updated Feb 12, 2016 at 10:12AM

MIPD also responds to reports of lost property, fraud and a dog bite from Jan. 16-19.

Comedian Gary Gulman's performance at SJCC canceled | Update

  • Feb 4, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Feb 12, 2016 at 9:22AM

Comedian Gary Gulman's planned appearance at the Stroum Jewish Community Center has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances, according to center officials.

Hadley crane to be dismantled this weekend

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 9:18AM

Parking and traffic will be affected as the crane at the corner of 76th Avenue SE and SE 27th Street is taken down.

Wolverines conquer Islanders for 3A KingCo crown | Prep boys basketball

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 1:00AM

Sharif Khan scores 25 points, leads Wolverines to league championship.

Bellevue survives Mercer Island in KingCo title game | Prep girls basketball

  • Feb 12, 2016 at 1:00AM

Wolverines fight off Islanders with fourth-quarter surge.

Sammamish exhibit 'Vanishing Points' inspired by WWII campaign over 'The Hump'

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 10:00AM updated Feb 11, 2016 at 3:47PM

Fels, an artist based out of North Bend, learned about his father’s part in the resupply campaign over the Himalayas in 2008, while working in Southern India.

Island students earning college honors | School briefs

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 11:56AM

Three former Mercer Island students named to dean's list at respective schools.

Head of state transportation’s firing leads to Democrat backlash

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Feb 11, 2016 at 11:46AM

The Republican-led state Senate's denial to confirm Lynn Peterson as secretary of transportation late last week has led to a flurry of remarks from the left side of the aisle.

Lakeridge Elementary honored as state green school leader

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 12:00PM

The award recognizes schools in Washington state whose practices reduce waste and protect the environment.

Rotary Club’s Islanders of the Month for February

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 3:00PM

The Mercer Island Rotary Club recently named Mercer Island High School seniors Meghan Frisch and Gordon Zhang its Islanders of the Month for February.

Mercer Island High School orchestra students move on to state contest

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 12:00PM

Mercer Island High School’s orchestra represented Mercer Island district well, along with the choir and band programs, at the 2016 Eastshore Solo and Ensemble Contest recently held at Bellevue College.

Letter | Did Litzow put kids’ futures first?

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 9:00AM

Why does our 41st District state Sen. Steve Litzow not support our schools?

State funding for Alzheimer’s shaping up | Letter

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 1:00PM

Most people in the U.S. are recognizing the challenges presented by Alzheimer’s disease. While the funding to find a cure is woefully short, that may soon change.

Driver-less cars | Cartoon

  • Feb 9, 2016 at 3:00PM

Weekly editorial comic from cartoonist Frank Shiers.

Council approves $100,000 for transit consultants | City briefs

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 4:00AM

City will not conduct advisory vote on MICA issue; Mercer Island may miss out on grant funding and other city news.

A Valentine to remember | On Faith

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 12:00PM

Pastor Greg's most memorable Valentine has nothing to do with candy or flowers and everything to do with hearts.

Mercer Island legislator’s equal pay measure passes state House

  • Feb 5, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Feb 9, 2016 at 10:50AM

Tana Senn wins "Legislator of the Week" while her bill awaits action in the Senate.

Students connect with seniors for service project

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 7:00AM

Covenant Shores residents and Bellevue students create blankets for kittens at the Seattle Humane Society.

MI K-Kids learn about leadership, community

  • Feb 11, 2016 at 10:00AM

Community service clubs in Mercer Island schools aim to make the world a better place.

‘Tell-Tale Heart’ opens at MIVAL

  • Feb 10, 2016 at 10:00AM

The new exhibit, featuring unique gifts like scarves and cards, opened Feb. 4.

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