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- Jul 22, 2013 at 2:46PM
A PSE grant and Islanders paid for the device that will lower energy use and generate revenue for city.
- Jul 22, 2013 at 3:39PM
Once again, the Mercerwood Shore Club has claimed the Midlakes league title, this time tying for first place to win the 2013 championship on Saturday, July 20.
- Jul 22, 2013 at 3:46PM
After being paced going 120 mph in the 60 mph zone at 1:41 a.m., the driver, a 17-year-old Bellevue female, was cited for violating her intermediate license.
- Jul 22, 2013 at 3:55PM
A sleepover at Greg James' residence on Mercer Island grew from a couple of friends to four, and then nine boys altogether including James' son, Jonathan.
- Jul 22, 2013 at 3:13PM
The Seattle Seahawks announced a list of fan activities that will be available to fans during the 14 training camp practices that will be open at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center (VMAC) from July 25 to Aug. 14.
- Jul 22, 2013 at 5:00PM updated Jul 26, 2013 at 8:12AM
A new study funded by the state Legislature will look at how teachers in Washington spend their time and what percentage of their day is spent doing state-required, non-teaching activities.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 8:47AM
Chocolate lovers unite. Islanders can now dip into their favorite chocolate, thanks to the new class offered at Oh Chocolate!
- Jul 23, 2013 at 8:22AM
“What? You are writing a check?” I said to my dad at Home Depot.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 8:49AM
The Chaos Theory Youth Improvisational Comedy Troupe will perform this weekend at Youth Theatre Northwest.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 2:23PM
The first Mostly Music in the Park show of the summer will take place on Thursday, July 25, at Mercerdale Park. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. and features the Portage Bay Band playing swing hits.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 9:34AM
Perhaps the “lawmakers” need to go back to school instead of showing that they are clueless.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 11:17AM
The crane above the Mercer II project towers over the building as work continues on the new apartment complex in the Town Center.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 11:25AM
Sound Transit’s Link light rail celebrated its fourth birthday on July 18 amid continued strong ridership growth and record-setting trends this summer. The 15-mile line has carried more than 30 million riders since it opened to the public in 2009.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Jul 24, 2013 at 9:51AM
As this summer's unbelievably good weather continues on this week, and barbecues are aplenty, the Washington Department of Health has some food safety reminders.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 2:25PM
Electricity rates will increase by 3.34 percent this year for Puget Sound Energy customers, and natural gas rates will also go up 1.55 percent.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 8:26AM
Long before Matt Boyd tossed one of the most dominant performances in College World Series history for the Oregon State Beavers in June, he was a Little Leaguer in Thunderbird Little League and State Player of the Year at Eastside Catholic High School.
- Jul 24, 2013 at 8:23AM
I played alto sax in the Wenatchee High School marching band. Parades and halftime shows demanded much preparation.
- Jul 24, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Aug 5, 2013 at 11:17AM
Hello! I am Alex Seidel and I’m going to be a senior at Mercer Island High School this fall. I’m super excited to be hosting my second National Night Out for my neighborhood, East Seattle, and am organizing the first ever Mercer Island Central Business District National Night Out.
- Jul 24, 2013 at 8:37AM
The Boeing Co. has upped it's full-year earnings forecast after a strong second-quarter profit, thanks to higher aircraft delivers and lower 787 Dreamliner production costs.
- Jul 23, 2013 at 11:36AM
Part of the annual Seafair traditions includes the BRI triathlon, which this year took place on July 21 and started at Seward Park.
- Jul 24, 2013 at 9:34AM
Despite its age, the Travelodge was always full. Rooms started at $79 a night.
- Jul 24, 2013 at 9:53AM
The Congregational Church on Mercer Island will host a free electronics recycling event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Jul 24, 2013 at 11:00AM
A family takes advantage of the summer sunshine in July with a walk through Mercerdale Park.
- Jul 25, 2013 at 10:00AM updated Jul 26, 2013 at 9:22AM
Chief Ed Homes speaks to the number of recent burglaries and what Island police are doing to slow the trend.
- Jul 25, 2013 at 12:34PM
Seventy-eight children are attending Vacation Bible School at the Mercer Island Covenant Church this week. Each day begins with songs and stories, then soccer, basketball, drama and crafts with a snack break.