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Mercer Island gymnastics send five to state

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 1:15PM

Five Mercer Island gymnasts advanced to the gymnastics state championships.

New ‘Solicitor Ordinance’ now in effect

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:38PM

The Mercer Island City Council adopted an ordinance regulating the activities of door-to-door sales people and solicitors. The new ordinance took effect Friday, Feb. 14.

John M. Davis, a lifetime of service, a century of memories

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 19, 2014 at 10:57AM

John MacDougall Davis’ imprint on Seattle and Mercer Island is impressive. In addition to being the founder of Davis, Wright, Tremaine law firm, he served as chief counsel to Seattle First-National Bank.

Six Islander wrestlers advance to state tourney

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:30PM

The Mercer Island High School wrestling team had six wrestlers advance to the Mat Classic state tournament.

A community with a big heart

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:49PM

Bathed in pink light, Bob Reitinger at left, and master of ceremonies, James Murphy, announce the winners of the raffle drawing at the annual ‘Giving from the Heart’ breakfast to benefit Mercer Island Youth and Family Services on Feb. 12.

School measures pass

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:35PM

Three-quarters of voters say yes to more taxes to upgrade, expand schools

Eye on MI | Little valentines

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:48PM

The Pre-K class at Pixie Hill Preschool put their Valentine’s Day craftiness on display with handmade heart garlands. The children participated in a valentines-themed day of learning at Pixie with activities and crafts and finished off their day with a party to celebrate.

Coval project needs careful consideration

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 1:13PM

Many residents feel that the permitting process for the Coval development, the largest residential development in twenty-eight years, is being driven by a flawed process.

Swim and dive wins district championship

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 1:18PM

The Mercer Island swim and dive team added another title to their collection this weekend, winning the 3A Sea-King District 2 championship Saturday, Feb. 15 at Mary Wayte Pool.

Letter | What is the rush to approve Coval development?

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:21PM

Citizens group say more time needed to balance the project with Island values

Youth Theatre Northwest announces upcoming move in letter to supporters

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 4:39PM

Plans are not yet final, but YTN is set to move from its present home, leased from the school district, to temporary quarters in late summer or early fall

KCLS, community to work together on library remodel

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 8:00AM

Neighbors, the city and KCLS may have reached some consensus in the library remodel discussion, if only on the need for more community input.

Mercer Island girls escape West Seattle, boys crushed by O'Dea | Prep basketball

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 10:38AM

Islander girls fight off late rally, Fighting Irish defense stifles Mercer Island boys

Transportation funding package needed now

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 12:00PM

Sometimes, a “do nothing” approach in the face of a daunting challenge has unintended consequences: It actually makes things worse.

Kavesh to be youth ambassador for Tourette’s | School briefs

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 1:00PM

Daniel Kavesh, an 8th grader at Islander Middle School, was nominated to be a Youth Ambassador by the Tourette Syndrome Association of Washington and Oregon.

With bond approval, MISD schedules public input events

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 2:17PM

The Mercer Island School District will hold three public input events in March to discuss the three targeted construction projects to address overcrowding in Mercer Island public schools.

Thrift Store expansion to be postponed

  • Feb 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Mercer Island Thrift Shop remodel has been placed on hold, due to dips in revenue and staff.

Island ‘Destination ImagiNation’ teams get ready to compete | School briefs

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

The 2014 Destination ImagiNation (DI) Regional Tournament will be held at Mercer Island High School this year on Mar. 1.

MIHS sophomores take fourth in PLU programming contest

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

Two Mercer Island High School sophomores took fourth place in the fourth annual Pacific Lutheran University High School Programming Contest Saturday, Feb. 1 at PLU.

Police Blotter | Early morning car prowls

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

An elderly Mercer Island woman in the 2200 block of 78th Ave S.E. who was allegedly not home at the time of the crime, was notified by police that her car had been prowled and damaged overnight.

Islander is 'Polio Warrior'

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 12:51PM

Islander Pat Turner, President of the Mercer Island Rotary Club, traveled to Ethiopia in November to help win the fight against polio.

Cleveland defense too much for Mercer Island | Prep girls basketball

  • Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00PM updated Feb 21, 2014 at 10:34AM

Despite a strong opening against the reigning 3A state champs, the Mercer Island girls basketball team succumbed to the defense of the Cleveland Eagles, losing to the Eagles 57-31.

The Reality Fairy | Cartoon of the Week

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

View the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.

Thank you citizens

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Mercer Island School Board wishes to express its deep appreciation to the citizens of Mercer Island for their overwhelming approval of the construction Bond, as well the Maintenance and Operations Levy.

Rotary Students for February

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Rotary Club's Islanders of the Month for February are seniors Caroline Dillon and Henry LaVallee.

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