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Correction

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 1:56PM

The Mercer Island High School baseball team made the 3A KingCo playoffs in 2006, not as reported in the May 14 issue of the Reporter.

Police

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 3:27PM

A 17-year-old Islander got a headache and small cut above his eye after he was in a head-on collision in the intersection of S.E. 42nd Street and 85th Avenue S.E. around 7:30 a.m. on May 23. According to the incident report, another vehicle driven by a 37-year-old Seattle man taking a left turn pulled in front of the teen.

Events

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 3:27PM

Coffee with the Senior Commission: open house reception, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., May 30, CCMV Groveland Room. The City Council-appointed Senior Commission invites Island residents ages 55 and up. Refreshments served. Discuss new senior programs and services. 232-0738.

Adding some color

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated May 30, 2008 at 3:27PM

Seattle bank robbery suspect shot by police on Mercer Island

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 12:11PM

A man suspected of robbing a bank in Seattle was shot by Seattle police detectives on Mercer Island Monday, according to Commander Leslie Burns of the Mercer Island Police Department.

Islander anthem

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 12:11PM

352 to graduate, Friday

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 12:10PM

U.S. Congressman Dave Reichert visits Mercer Island

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 12:10PM

Mercer Island spring sports rewind

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 1:56PM

Traffic alert

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Road closures near the high school began last week as Puget Sound Energy is relocating power poles in preparation for the city’s S.E. 40th Street Corridor Improvements Project starting in summer 2008.

Police

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

A former employee of a Town Center business is suspected of opening several credit accounts under the company’s name, getting cash advances with the credit cards and using company funds to make the payments on the cards between Feb. 1 and May 1. The suspect, an Islander, has fled to Thailand.

City briefs

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Mercer Island Women’s Club is pleased to announce that the club raised over $13,000 this year for local charities. While the Mercer Island Women’s Club is primarily a social club, it also raises money to be donated to local charities voted upon by its 350 members. During the course of the year, the club holds several fundraisers including a Holiday Bazaar and auction, raffles, luncheons and wreath sales. After tallying this year’s votes, Civic Projects chairs Carolyn Holm and Helen Hitchcock announced the following grants:

Islanders honored

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Mercer Island Republican Women are proud to honor Sean Perryman with the 11th annual Lincoln Award. Perryman will receive a $1,000 college scholarship and “Words Lincoln Lived By,” a book about Lincoln. His name will be posted on the Lincoln Award Plaque at Mercer Island High School, and he will be recognized at the high school’s Awards Breakfast on June 6. Perryman’s winning essay, titled “The Separation of Church and State,” addresses religious liberty as intended by the founders as opposed to the more recent reinterpretation of Thomas Jefferson’s letter to the Danbury Church.

Fifty Island seniors ‘speak out’

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Mercer Island Senior Commission entertained ideas from post-55-year-olds on May 30 about what is needed in this community for them.

Island briefs

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

On April 23, three young women from Mercer Island High School — Michele Zemplenyi, Ladan Mozaffarian and Tamara Babenko — were honored by the American Association of University Women for their academic success in math, science or technology. The students were distinguished before the organization, a national group that promotes education and equity for all women and girls.

A lot of little faces

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Calendar

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Pioneer Park Forest Restoration: 10 a.m.-12 p.m., June 7. Join EarthCorps, MI Parks and Rec. Tools, gloves, training provided. Sign up: www.earthcorps.org.

Pink in bloom

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Island Public Safety officers promoted

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 12:09PM

This Week

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

Wetlands restoration work, sponsored by Friends of Luther Burbank Park, is between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. this Saturday, June 14. Meet at the north parking lot at Luther Burbank. Wear weather-appropriate clothes. Tools and brownies supplied. Questions: call 232-7402.

Mercer Island High School Class of 2008

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

A walk to remember

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

Round and round they go

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

The thrill of Friday night bicycle races on the banked oval track of the Group Health Velodrome has returned to King County’s Marymoor Park.

Pet brief

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

Animal shelters and rescue groups will bring hundreds of dogs and cats from all over the state to King County’s Kent Animal Shelter on Saturday, June 21 for the region’s third annual Super Pet Adopt-a-thon.

Calendar

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

“Walk to School Wednesday”: 8:30-9 a.m., June 11, Island Park Elementary School. Join walking and biking groups to walk, bike or bus to school. Marlo Isaac, 232-8858.

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