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Winter driving for dummies

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 2:57PM

This has been a difficult snow season to get underway, hasn’t it? So far, we’ve seen a few good storms hit the Cascades, but mostly it’s been lots of cold, dry conditions.

Wrestlers pin 14 at ‘Clash’ tournament | Prep wrestling

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 3:52PM

The Mercer Island High School wrestling team earned a couple of victories Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Clash of the Classes tournament at Skyline High School.

Boys swim wins over Roosevelt | Boys prep swimming

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 3:34PM

The Mercer Island High School boys swim and dive team won their first meet of the season against Roosevelt High School 127-50 Thursday, Dec. 5 at Mary Wayte Pool.

Islanders beat Sammamish, Inglemoor | Boys prep basketball

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 3:25PM

Mercer Island boys basketball improved to 3-0 after weekend wins.

Girls basketball split weekend games | Girls prep basketball

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 3:11PM

Mercer Island girls basketball beat Sammamish, fall to Inglemoor.

Farmers Market is Business of the Year

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 4:00PM

Non-profit market benefits other Island businesses as well

Big Boxed | Cartoon of the Week

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 10:00AM

View the cartoon of the week, done by Jeff Johnson, each week.

Islanders welcome the holidays

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 2:43PM

Islanders big and small came to sing, dance and play at the Firehouse on Dec. 6 after lighting the Christmas tree at Mercerdale Park

Islanders swim past Ballard | Boys prep swimming

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 10:43AM

The Mercer Island boys swim and dive team beat Ballard High School 138-46 Tuesday, Dec. 10 at Mary Wayte Pool.

I-90 Express Lane closures

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 12:00PM

Watch for these road closures in the coming weeks: Through Friday, morning, December 13, the I-90 express lanes will close nightly at 8 p.m. for Sound Transit work

Too much personal information in obituaries can lead to crime

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 12:00PM

Leave out identifying information, publish obituaries after the funeral or memorial service has taken place, or consider hiring private security during the service.

Greater Seattle Sephardic community celebrates International Ladino Day

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Dec 12, 2013 at 11:43AM

Young and old seek to retain ancient Sephardic history and culture.

Dangerous mix

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 1:00PM

A message from Mercer Island Police Chief, Ed Holmes.

Despite tight zoning, MI still draws pot shop applicants

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 2:00PM

Earlier this fall, the city released a zoning map effectively displaying that nowhere on the Island could entrepreneurs open a marijuana storefront. Still, as of last Tuesday, Dec. 3, there were two applicants for licenses on the Island—one for production, and the other an application for retail space.

Attorney General focuses on transparency, scams

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:00AM

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson says his office is prioritizing as best it can to deal with current and pending legal challenges in the state in the face of a slimmer budget, and he's confident critical issues are being addressed.

Lifeguards present at Luther Burbank Park, Groveland Beach

  • Jul 8, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Jul 25, 2013 at 11:05AM

The beaches on Mercer Island have more lifeguards this summer.

Scouts visit City Council

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 12:00PM

Scouts meet Councilmember Mike Cero, Mayor Bruce Bassett and the Mercer Island City Council and staff.

Police Blotter: $18,000 in jewelry reported stolen

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 12:00PM

Coffee shop collisions, six pieces of jewelry stolen and $1,500 of missing items in car prowl

'Betty' found

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Dec 23, 2013 at 12:31PM

Betty, a Boston Terrier who suffers from seizures is now home.

Appeals Court Judge Ronald Gould featured in youtube video

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 4:41PM

Islander and judge shares his philosophy of dealing with challenges

Those ever-evolving e-readers

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 1:00PM

Ebooks and their e-reader devices have been with us since about 2007, but there’s no comparison between those original e-readers and what’s available today.

SJCC looking for donations for new soft indoor play space

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 2:00PM

The Stroum Jewish Community Center is raising money to build a new and innovative children’s indoor play space made of soft sculpted shapes and surfaces, that can be assembled in various ways.

Islanders beat Sammamish for first KingCo win | Prep wrestling

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 10:28AM

Mercer Island opened KingCo league competition Thursday, Dec. 12 beating Sammamish 57-24.

State Transportation Commission to discuss ‘road usage’ charge

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 10:00AM

Today Wednesday Dec. 11, is the second day of a two-day meeting of the Washington State Transportation Commission that will discuss in part, ways to replace the gas tax with a road usage charge system.

Plastic bag ban example of ‘breezy arrogance’

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 12:00PM

The proposed Plastic Bag ban is a stunning example of breezy arrogance, profound ignorance, and misguided idealism.

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