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Finding inspiration in the company of fellow writers

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 9:00AM

Meet agents and editors - and fellow writers, face-to-face.

Boy’s cancer diagnosis spurs activism

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 10:00AM

Facing adversity, family’s instinct is to help others.

Island receives 9/11 pieces of history

  • Jul 1, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jul 3, 2014 at 10:37AM

Sept. 11 artifacts to be part of art installation at new fire station.

City challenges state on Island marijuana lottery winner

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:17PM

On Thursday, June 5, the City of Mercer Island sent notice to the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) informing it that Tom's Stuff, the single lottery winner awarded a bid for a recreational marijuana storefront on the Island, didn't comply with state law.

New PSE transmission lines will ruin Island’s eastern views

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 11:00AM

Everyone with an eastern view, or who has property on the eastern shore of the Island, stands to lose significant property value.

Hundreds flock to band sale

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 12:23PM

It was a good thing that rummage sale organizers posted security at the doors into the Islander Middle School multipurpose room last Saturday.

Sound Transit to hold open house on MI East Link station | Community briefs

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 12:00PM

Solarize Mercer Island workshop July 8 at Community and Events Center; Thrift Shop adds more hours.

‘Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense’ march across the nation

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 1:00PM

On June 16, exactly 18 months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, I found myself marching over the mighty Brooklyn Bridge with Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.

Modernize, don’t standardize our library

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 1:00PM

Library patrons should know that a struggle is currently taking place over the future of library services on Mercer Island.

Sundays market opens to crowd and sunshine

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 2:00PM

Sunday, June 8, marked the start of the 2014 Farmers Market season

Mariners select Mercer Island native in MLB draft | Sports news

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:42PM

Sam Lindquist was chosen by the Mariners in the MLB draft.

Orioles, A's win MILL titles | Community sports

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:34PM

Orioles win Coast Division; A's top Majors; IMS 6th grader named to state U-12 team.

Old Mercer Island Bowl photos needed

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 6:00PM

I am researching bowling alleys, both past and present, in the Greater Seattle area.

City Design Commission meets on school designs

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:28AM

The City of Mercer Island Design commission will meet at 7 p.m., tonight, June 11, at the City Council Chambers at City Hall.

Mercer Island senior graduates with 14 varsity letters

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

Emily Lightfoot competed in three sports and cheer during each of her four years at MIHS.

Graduation news

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

Cadet Stewart Hackett Landefeld, son of Stewart M. Landefeld and Margaret Breen of Mercer Island, received a degree from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on May 28 at commencement exercises attended by President Barack Obama.

Alcohol survey

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Mercer Island Communities That Care Coalition (CTC) has found that stores on Mercer Island are doing their part to prevent minors from making illegal purchases of alcoholic beverages.

Crest a ‘perfect place’ for engagement, learning

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

You know when you find “that perfect place” and you want to share it, but selfishly you don’t want it to become too well known? That’s how I feel about the Crest Learning Center (Alternative High School) at Mercer Island High School.

Police Blotter | Spanish pilots license reported missing

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 2:00PM

Sometime between May 23 and May 26, a 51-year-old Mercer Island man lost his Spanish pilot license. He needed to file a police report in order to get a new one.

Eye on MI | Scouts hold reunion

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jun 12, 2014 at 10:02AM

Scouts past and present from Troop 624 got together for a ‘Hullabaloo’ on Sunday, June 8.

IMS math teacher Mr. ‘Seg’ to retire

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 8:00AM

Dave Segadelli says best 15 years of working life have been as a teacher on Mercer Island.

Wedding announcement

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 8:00AM

Eve Nicole Hampton and Robert Anthony Pratt were married on May 25, 2014 by Rabbi Yohanna Kinberg at IslandWood on Bainbridge Island.

Student Survivor | Cartoon of the Week

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

View local artist Jeff Johnson's cartoon of the week.

Colorful mural planned for Luther Burbank Park

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

When artist Natalie Oswald first saw Luther Burbank Park she was struck by the scenery. Oswald, who was commissioned to paint a mural above the tennis courts on the North-end of the park, couldn’t help but notice the stunning backdrop aligned with her style, what she describes as “a lot of nature and birds and sky and water.”

Adventure right here at Deane’s Children’s Park

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 1:00PM

Nestled in the woods at Deane’s Children’s Park you can find the only Adventure Playground in Washington State, one of four similar playgrounds in the United States.

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