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As Mercer Island’s Antique Kids celebrate 20 years, original member hangs up her dancing shoes

  • Aug 16, 2016 at 2:21PM

After an eight-number performance by the line dancing Antique Kids last Tuesday at Covenant Shores to celebrate the group's 20th anniversary, one of its original members, Fay Christensen, announced that she would be retiring.

$1,100 in cash and $2,000 in jewelry stolen in Mercer Island | Police Blotter

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 7:00AM

The blotter consists of officers' accounts of crimes and other incidents in Mercer Island. Persons arrested are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

New fines for motorists passing school buses illegally | City briefs

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 9:00AM

City news in Mercer Island.

Mostly Music concludes Thursday and MIPA concert is Tuesday | Music news

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 1:00PM

Upcoming concerts in Mercer Island.

Wellman leads Litzow in 41st with primary results certified

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 1:30PM

The results for the August primary were certified on Aug. 16, and Islanders and incumbents Tana Senn and Judy Clibborn, both Democrats, won their respective races in the 41st District.

Blood donors needed as supply reaches emergency levels

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 2:53PM

Bloodworks Northwest is sending out an urgent appeal for donors with type O blood after their inventories dipped to emergency levels earlier this week.

MIFC Thunder win Federal Way Blast Off tournament

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 3:07PM

The Mercer Island FC GU15 Thunder finished off its summer tournament season with a first-place finish in the Federal Way Blast Off tournament, which took place Aug. 5-7.

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign runs Aug. 19-Sept. 5

  • Aug 18, 2016 at 9:00AM

Washington law enforcement officers — including those from the Mercer Island Police Department — will join the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign aimed at encouraging everyone to get a safe ride, especially if alcohol, prescription or over-the-counter medicine, or other drug use might be causing any impairment.

Federal legal question could disrupt I-90 access in Mercer Island

  • Aug 9, 2016 at 12:00AM updated Aug 18, 2016 at 11:38AM

A determination by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) that "allowing Mercer Island SOV access to the new outer roadway HOV lanes would violate federal law" could cause a setback in the city's efforts to maintain Interstate 90 access for its residents.

Mercer Island ‘pay to park’ benefits | Letter

  • Aug 18, 2016 at 11:42AM

Mercer Islanders should be especially supportive of "pay to park" as the way to meet their commuting needs.

Do students tell the truth on surveys? | YFS Advice

  • Aug 18, 2016 at 12:00PM

Dear Cindy,

Sen. Murray visits Eastside to talk about job training

  • Aug 18, 2016 at 1:00PM

Zoe Melendez showed up to her first day of school with no hair, no fingernails and no toenails. She had just been laid off from her job in a career she had been a part of for more than 25 years and was battling breast cancer.

Governor’s cynical politics | Letter

  • Aug 19, 2016 at 8:01AM

Kill the fatted calf. Gov. Jay Inslee announced he is going to unstick Interstate 405.

MIPD commander takes final plunge

  • Aug 19, 2016 at 11:37AM

Mercer Island Police Department (MIPD) Marine Patrol Sergeant Brian Noel, Services Commander Leslie Burns and Training Sergeant Jeff Magnan jump into Lake Washington after Seafair Weekend.

Mercer Island posts FAQ for future I-90 access | City briefs

  • Aug 22, 2016 at 5:45PM

City news in Mercer Island.

Margaret Quarles, former Mercer Island Citizen of the Year, dies at 101

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 10:00AM

Longtime Island resident Margaret Engstrom Quarles died on Aug. 7 from a heart malfunction. She was 101 years old.

Mercer Island Rockers win division II final to wrap season

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 11:08AM

It may have taken a little bit longer than expected, but things finally came around for the Mercer Island Rockers.

Eastside FC G99 wins U18 division at San Diego Surf Cup

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 2:00PM

Islanders Kendall Riley and Camryn Steiner helped the Eastside FC G99 Red team win its U18 division at the San Diego Surf Cup, which took place July 30 through Aug. 1.

Mercer Island revises field use and reservation policy

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 3:00PM

Mercer Island recently revised its policy for field use and reservations, aiming to ensure that all user groups are given a chance to use parks and city athletic fields.

King County launches Shockingly Simple campaign for AED registration

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 3:30PM

King County Public Health recently launched a "Shockingly Simple" campaign to spread the word about the importance of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and registering them so first responders can locate the nearest device in an emergency.

Road diet results in fewer Island Crest Way crashes

  • Aug 24, 2016 at 6:30AM

Island Crest Way will remain four lanes from Merrimount Drive to Southeast 40th Street as the city of Mercer Island continues a 10-week project to repave and improve drainage on the road.

Two vehicles flee from Mercer Island police pursuits | Police Blotter

  • Aug 24, 2016 at 8:30AM

The blotter consists of officers' accounts of crimes and other incidents in Mercer Island. Persons arrested are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

Swim Across America returns to Mercer Island Sept. 10

  • Aug 24, 2016 at 10:30AM

The 2016 Summer Olympic games may have wrapped up, but that doesn't necessarily mean the Olympians will be disappearing just yet.

Lifeguard coverage ends Saturday in Mercer Island | Parks news

  • Aug 24, 2016 at 12:00PM

Park news in Mercer Island.

Welcome back to school, Mercer Island students | Superintendent Note

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 9:28AM

Welcome to the 2016-17 school year!

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