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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.

Farewell Club Emerald

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jun 13, 2014 at 10:06AM

Twenty-one years seems like a long time, but it rushed by in the blink of an eye. My business partner Ginny Pietila and I are both pursuing new health club ventures this fall, and are excited to take on new challenges.

A letter to lawmakers on terrible traffic

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 8:00AM

This is an open letter to Governor Inslee and State Representative Judy Clibborn prompted to some degree by The Seattle Times Pacific NW Magazine piece, “Carless in Seattle.”

Guns at Chipotle banished

  • Jun 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Last week, Chipotle restaurants were forced into the controversial gun debate when open-carry extremists entered a Dallas, Texas location brandishing assault weapons.

Soccer gear gathered by ‘Project Replay’ for Africa had long journey

  • Jun 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

When the Wandell family, Marcus, Grace, and parents Linda and Mike and friend Sean Sweeney traveled to South Africa for the 2010 soccer World Cup, we saw kids playing with soccer balls made from plastic sacks.

M's draftee Lindquist moving forward with 'love of the game'

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 11:07AM

Islander Sam Lindquist was busy with his Stanford Cardinal baseball team when he was selected by the Seattle Mariners in the MLB draft.

How will Seattle’s minimum wage law affect the Eastside?

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 4:20PM

While the minimum wage has changed often and even recently, the changes made in Seattle are different.

Care facility could not pay bills, buy food, ensure safety

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Jun 18, 2014 at 11:27AM

Mercer Island Care and Rehab facility shut down by state.

Design library for us

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:00PM

What is the safety issue with a library book drop?

Eye on MI | Smiling graduates

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 8:00AM

Mercer Island grads were all smiles at Mercer Island’s 57th Commencement Exercises Thursday, June 12 at Key Arena.

Islanders send off the Class of 2014 | Graduation

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:24AM

All eyes were on the graduating class of 2014 as Mercer Island High School celebrated its 57th Commencement Exercises Thursday, June 12 at Key Arena.

Class of 2014 honored with awards, scholarships at Senior Breakfast

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 9:00AM

The morning of graduation, Mercer Island High School celebrated its class of 2014 at the annual Senior Class Breakfast at MIHS.

Rider alert

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

Even before a single piece of steel has been laid on I-90 for light rail, Sound Transit is looking ahead to what is next.

MIHS drama program recognized by 5th Avenue for ‘Tarzan’

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:43PM

Mercer Island High School’s production of “Tarzan” received recognition at the 2014 5th Avenue Awards.

Erroneous info in letter about Islander, library user

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 12:00PM

Letter to the Editor last week targeting Islander incorrect.

Elementary students compete at All-Island Track meet | Slideshow

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 3:47PM

Fourth and fifth graders from all over Mercer Island raced, threw, leapt and cheered their hearts out at the 44th annual All-Island Track meet Friday, June 13 at Mercer Island High School.

City Council revisits transit hub study

  • Jun 18, 2014 at 2:00PM

Constantine calls for more integrated bus and rail lines.

News briefs | Country Village granted one-month extension

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:17AM

Also in briefs, Parks & Rec’s Marilyn Anderson retires; Coval developers file land use petition.

Land of the Spree | Cartoon of the Week

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 11:00AM

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

Capacity issues at Park-and-Ride lot

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:02PM

Park-and-Ride is a disaster and there is no parking for Island residents.

Police Blotter | Man finds strange car in driveway, realizes own car missing

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 1:58PM

Woman reverses car into Sound Transit bus; stolen bike turns up on Craigslist.

Where is the Mercer Island High School Class of 2014 headed next?

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

In the coming weeks and months, the graduates of the Class of 2014 will be headed to points both near and very far.

Reflecting on the site of tragedy

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 8:00AM

After journaling about the tragic shooting at Virginia Tech seven years ago, Pastor Greg never thought it would apply to his own alma mater.

Free child car seat check-up events coming up

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

Child passenger safety experts will check your child in a car seat, booster seat or seat belt and answer any questions you may have.

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