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Stopsky’s shuts after heartfelt farewell

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Aug 21, 2014 at 9:47AM

After nearly three-and-a-half years in business, and just as many on the Island, Jeff and Lara Sanderson announced they’d sold the space they’d called home since 2011.

CTC on the radio to warn about marijuana use

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

CTC airing two new PSAs on the Mercer Island High School radio station, Hot Jamz 88.9FM and 94.5FM.

The Blue Angels return Thursday July 31

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 11:49AM

The Washington State Department of Transportation will close all lanes of Interstate-90 across Lake Washington in order to accommodate air show practices and performances of the six Navy jets during a four-day period.

Missing cat in the Lakes neighborhood

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 12:07PM

Calvin, an all-white cat with green eyes and no collar, has been missing from his Lakes neighborhood home since July 24.

Overlake Hospital will bank donated breast milk for tiniest newborns

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Women’s Clinic at Overlake Medical Center has opened a Mother’s Milk Depot, where lactating women can donate their breast milk to infants in need.

City may form Transportation Benefit District | City briefs

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Mercer Island City Council will hold a public hearing at its regular meeting in August to discuss creating a Transportation Benefit District; Parks and Rec to consider repairs to Groveland.

Newport Hills tops Beach Club, Shore Club for Midlakes title | Sports briefs

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 2:41PM

One year after tying with Mercerwood Shore Club for championship, Newport Hills Swim & Tennis Club wins outright; GU13 Crossfire Premier wins NIKE Crossfire Challenge.

MI 8U Select places second at All World Baseball Classic

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Mercer Island 8U Select baseball team finished second in the All World Baseball Classic in Issaquah the weekend of July 11-12.

Islanders compete in 196-mile Ragnar Relay

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 4:00PM

A team of local runners participated in the overnight, 196-mile Ragnar Relay July 18-19.

Voter is ‘disappointed’ Clibborn is running again

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 5:00PM

Upon receipt of my ballot this week I was disappointed to see that Judy Clibborn is running for re-election.

Eye on MI | Bright harvest

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 1:00AM updated Jul 31, 2014 at 3:50PM

Bright colors spill from baskets of tomatoes, zucchini and summer squash at the Farmers Market last Sunday.

City may consider taking over buses

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 2:00AM updated at 10:37AM

City considers contracting with Metro to save bus service on the Island.

Metro bus cuts will start in September

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 3:00AM

Just 3 of the 16 Island routes will be left untouched, City to consider ‘buybacks’.

Arts Center raises $4 million so far

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 8:00AM

MI Center for the Arts also gets a piece of Mercerdale Park

Mercer Island’s Bottomley to play lacrosse at Dickinson College

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 9:00AM

Mercer Island lacrosse captain Brett Bottomley verbally committed to play Divison III lacrosse at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.

Drivers heeded warnings to avoid I-90 construction zone last week

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 10:00AM

Traffic volumes fell between 40 and 60 percent during lane closures.

Back-to-back tournament wins for Eastside FC White

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 11:48AM

One week after taking the Washington Rush Cup, girls U15 soccer team Eastside FC White won the gold division at the Mt. Hood Challenge, which took place Aug. 8-10 in Oregon.

Summer school at Fred Hutch

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 3:36PM

Mercer Island High School Science teacher Julia DeBroux is one of 20 high school educators who have spent part of her summer improving science education.

Police Blotter | Three suspects caught with backseat full of stolen liquor

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 4:14PM

On Wednesday, just before midnight, Albertson’s employees reported that two people had stolen alcohol and fled in a dark-colored SUV. The vehicle seemed to have been occupied by three people, according to the reporting party.

Homegrown Sandwich Shop moving in to Stopsky's

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 4:46PM

Owners Jeff and Lara Sanderson of Stopsky's Deli announced today that Homegrown Sandwich Shop will move into their old space.

Changes for Island bike, music shops

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 5:00PM

Changes are ahead for Islanders who are looking to get their musical instruments fixed or a bicycle tuned up just in time for school.

Shopper alert

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 9:00AM

Two readers contacted the Reporter last week to say they had received a phone call from a market research company asking about grocery shopping on Mercer Island. Shoppers were overheard talking about the survey at Albertson’s, asking employees if the store was closing. What does it mean? they asked.

Great Moments in Washington State History | Cartoon of the Week

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 10:00AM

View this week's cartoon of the week, done by Frank Shiers.

Soccer2Unite brings Mercer Island soccer gear to Uganda

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 10:00AM

Non-profit geared toward enriching underprivileged children’s lives through soccer brings shorts, shoes and shin guards overseas.

Public hearing for Transportation Benefit District cancelled until further notice

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 11:35AM

A public hearing regarding the creation of a Transportation Benefit District (TBD), which was scheduled for August 4, has been cancelled until staff receive further notice from Council.

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