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Survey: Islanders feel good about city

  • May 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

City headed in right direction, but few will buy solar panels anytime soon.

In 2014, it’s a new world for self-publishing

  • May 15, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:01AM

In 2008 when I got serious about publishing a novel, there was a time-honored method of meeting that challenge.

Finding the right diet is key to losing and keeping off weight

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:14AM

When people hear the word “diet,” most think of calorie restriction, deprivation, making up for past indulgences, and as so forth.

Season ends at KingCo for Islander baseball

  • May 15, 2014 at 11:00AM updated May 20, 2014 at 1:03PM

Bellevue ended Mercer Island’s season in the KingCo tournament, beating the Islanders 2-0 in a lose-out game Wednesday, May 14 at Bannerwood Park.

Look in the Mirror | Cartoon of the Week

  • May 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

Each week, view the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.

Boys soccer, track and field teams named academic state champions

  • May 15, 2014 at 2:17PM

The Mercer Island High School boys soccer and boys track and field teams were named 3A academic state champions by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab Tires.

Police Blotter | Man Tasered by police after kicking officer in the head

  • May 16, 2014 at 7:00AM

Rental vessel sinks in Lake Washington, more Islanders report fraudulent tax returns.

Providence Hospital tests vaccine against recurrence of breast cancer

  • May 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

Hospital hopes to recruit about 50 women to participate in vaccine study.

Volunteers, walkers still welcome at NAMI event

  • May 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

Volunteers are still being accepted to fill a variety of responsibilities at the annual NAMI Walk to raise funds to battle mental illness on Saturday, May 17 in Kirkland.

Shoe shine, leather-care pro at Hedmans

  • May 16, 2014 at 10:00AM

Professional shoe shine man has more than 15 years as a leather care specialist.

Mercer Island's season ends at KingCo | Prep fastpitch

  • May 16, 2014 at 5:27PM

Bellevue's Kristie Bennett slammed a three-run home run to give the Wolverines a 7-6 win Thursday, May 15 at Hartmann Park.

Zoning approved for schools projects

  • May 20, 2014 at 10:41AM

Members of the Lakes community gathered once again with representatives of the Mercer Island School District Wednesday, May 14 at City Hall to further review the proposed p-zone.

News briefs | Thieves hit gym lockers

  • May 20, 2014 at 10:59AM

During the past few weeks there has been a spike in locker thefts from gyms across the Eastside. Recently, Bellevue, Issaquah, Kirkland and Redmond have all seen similar incidents.

Schools sell first set of bonds to get ready for construction

  • May 20, 2014 at 11:10AM

District sells $42 million, retains Moody’s Aaa rating.

It's Truck Day

  • May 20, 2014 at 11:12AM

Everyone from tiny tots to cement truck drivers were on hand at the Stroum Jewish Community Center for the annual truck day held for young children in SJCC programs.

Mercer Island boys soccer ready to make final push to state

  • May 20, 2014 at 12:16PM

Islanders open state tournament hosting Mountain View tonight at Mercer Island High School.

Islander track and field competes at KingCo championships

  • May 20, 2014 at 1:06PM

Mercer Island track and field competed in the 3A KingCo championships, with events wrapping up Friday, May 16 at Redmond High School.

Girls golf gets back to winning ways in KingCo tournament

  • May 20, 2014 at 2:47PM

Girls rebound from loss that snapped winning streak.

Mercer Island's Fujitani takes top spot at districts | Prep girls golf

  • May 20, 2014 at 3:07PM

Fujitani places first as Mercer Island advances four to state tournament.

Eye on MI | Truckloads of books

  • May 21, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:07AM

The annual ‘Truck Day’ at the Stroum Jewish Community Center last Thursday had something for everyone.

WSDOT to set new goals for accountability

  • May 21, 2014 at 8:00AM

With an emphasis on greater community involvement and partnerships, agency efficiency and innovation, and a multimodal approach to transportation system capacity, Secretary of Transportation Lynn Peterson introduced Results WSDOT – Setting WSDOT’s Direction, a strategic plan for 2014 to 2017.

Two to challenge Island lawmakers

  • May 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

Both 41st District State representatives, Judy Clibborn and Tana Senn, who are Islanders and Democrats, are facing opponents in the November General election.

Stinson would be youngest lawmaker ever if elected

  • May 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

King County Elections indicate that 20-year-old Bill Stinson will run against first-term lawmaker, Tana Senn.

MI Preschool Association names 2014 Exceptional Educator | Community briefs

  • May 21, 2014 at 11:00AM updated May 22, 2014 at 3:17PM

Island Firefighter Alec Munro in Oso; home prices on Island inch up.

Mercer Island cruises past Seattle Prep | Prep boys lacrosse

  • May 21, 2014 at 11:00AM

Mercer Island boys lacrosse opened state tournament competition beating Seattle Prep 18-2 Tuesday at Islander Stadium.

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