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- Feb 14, 2014 at 12:53PM
Television star and Islander native Joel McHale has been tapped to host the White House Press Associations annual event to roast the President and Congress
- Feb 14, 2014 at 4:05PM
King County Council will take public testimony on a proposal to raise transit fares by 25 cents to help pay to maintain transit service
- Feb 14, 2014 at 6:21PM
The Islanders lost to conference rivals Bellevue 55-49 in the KingCo 3A tournament championship Thursday, Feb. 13 at Bellevue College.
- Feb 14, 2014 at 6:19PM
After hanging around for three quarters in a game that saw shooting struggles from both teams, the Mercer Island girls basketball team lost to Bellevue 49-37 in the 3A KingCo tournament title game Thursday, Feb. 18 at Bellevue College.
- Feb 16, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Feb 18, 2013 at 10:37AM
The City of Mercer Island has set aside additional time for the existing 'parties of record' to comment on the Coval development
- Feb 17, 2014 at 2:55PM
Senator Steve Litzow and Representatives Judy Clibborn and Tana Senn, all of Mercer Island, will meet with constituents in Newcaste and Sammamish
- Feb 17, 2014 at 4:11PM
Four Islander Middle School 7th graders traveled with the Eastside FC Girls U13 Red soccer team to Las Vegas, Nev. on Jan. 24th to compete in the Western College Development Association (WCDA) Silver State tournament.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 1:15PM
Five Mercer Island gymnasts advanced to the gymnastics state championships.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 12:38PM
The Mercer Island City Council adopted an ordinance regulating the activities of door-to-door sales people and solicitors. The new ordinance took effect Friday, Feb. 14.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 19, 2013 at 10:57AM
John MacDougall Davis’ imprint on Seattle and Mercer Island is impressive. In addition to being the founder of Davis, Wright, Tremaine law firm, he served as chief counsel to Seattle First-National Bank.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 12:30PM
The Mercer Island High School wrestling team had six wrestlers advance to the Mat Classic state tournament.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 12:49PM
Bathed in pink light, Bob Reitinger at left, and master of ceremonies, James Murphy, announce the winners of the raffle drawing at the annual ‘Giving from the Heart’ breakfast to benefit Mercer Island Youth and Family Services on Feb. 12.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 12:35PM
Three-quarters of voters say yes to more taxes to upgrade, expand schools
- Feb 18, 2014 at 12:48PM
The Pre-K class at Pixie Hill Preschool put their Valentine’s Day craftiness on display with handmade heart garlands. The children participated in a valentines-themed day of learning at Pixie with activities and crafts and finished off their day with a party to celebrate.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 1:13PM
Many residents feel that the permitting process for the Coval development, the largest residential development in twenty-eight years, is being driven by a flawed process.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 1:18PM
The Mercer Island swim and dive team added another title to their collection this weekend, winning the 3A Sea-King District 2 championship Saturday, Feb. 15 at Mary Wayte Pool.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 3:21PM
Citizens group say more time needed to balance the project with Island values
- Feb 18, 2014 at 4:39PM
Plans are not yet final, but YTN is set to move from its present home, leased from the school district, to temporary quarters in late summer or early fall
- Feb 19, 2014 at 8:00AM
Neighbors, the city and KCLS may have reached some consensus in the library remodel discussion, if only on the need for more community input.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 10:38AM
Islander girls fight off late rally, Fighting Irish defense stifles Mercer Island boys
- Feb 19, 2014 at 12:00PM
Sometimes, a “do nothing” approach in the face of a daunting challenge has unintended consequences: It actually makes things worse.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 1:00PM
Daniel Kavesh, an 8th grader at Islander Middle School, was nominated to be a Youth Ambassador by the Tourette Syndrome Association of Washington and Oregon.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 2:17PM
The Mercer Island School District will hold three public input events in March to discuss the three targeted construction projects to address overcrowding in Mercer Island public schools.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 3:00PM
The Mercer Island Thrift Shop remodel has been placed on hold, due to dips in revenue and staff.
- Feb 20, 2014 at 9:00AM
The 2014 Destination ImagiNation (DI) Regional Tournament will be held at Mercer Island High School this year on Mar. 1.