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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.

French Travel & Treasures event is March 9

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 24, 2014 at 10:23AM

Hear from French expert Steve Smith about the best places to visit and experience all things French

Rep. Senn and Clibborn meet with Congressional Medal of Honor recipient

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 4:24PM

Representatives Judy Clibborn and Tana Senn meet with Mercer Islander and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Hiro Nishimura to honor his service in World War II, on February 19, Day of Remembrance.

Mercer Island thumps Bainbridge | Prep boys basketball

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 9:28PM

The Islanders will face Seattle Prep Saturday with a regional berth at stake.

Mercer Island takes state | Prep boys swimming

  • Feb 23, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Feb 24, 2014 at 7:14PM

For the first time since 2011, the Mercer Island boys swim and dive team are 3A state champs.

Girls to meet top seed at regionals | Prep girls basketball

  • Feb 23, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Feb 24, 2014 at 7:16PM

Despite rally, Lady Islanders can’t catch Bishop Blanchet in third-place game.

City Council to decide whether to grant preliminary approval for Coval plat

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 10:25AM

Study Session on transportation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Regular meeting starts at 8 p.m.

KCLS Board of Trustees meeting is tonight

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 10:53AM

The King County Library System Board of Trustees will meet tonight at 5 p.m. in Issaquah

Islander gymnasts compete at state | Prep gymnastics

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 7:00PM

Mercer Island had five members of the gymnastics team compete individually in the state gymnastics meet Friday, Feb. 21 at the Tacoma Dome.

Mercer Island boys take fifth at Sea-King | Prep boys basketball

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 7:23PM

Fighting for postseason survival in their second lose-out game in two days, Mercer Island beat Seattle Prep 48-41 Saturday, Feb. 22 at Bellevue College.

Island wrestlers compete at 26th Mat Classic

  • Feb 24, 2014 at 7:21PM

Six Mercer Island wrestlers competed in the 26th annual Mat Classic state tournament.

Island property values up 8 percent

  • Feb 25, 2014 at 11:41AM

After five years of sagging home and land values, assessed real property values across the county and on Mercer Island appear to be in recovery mode.

King County GOP notes Black History month

  • Feb 25, 2014 at 12:23PM

Our county is named for one of the greatest African Americans in the 20th century—Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With his legacy in mind, the King County Republican Party commemorates Black History Month.

Pump It Up in Kirkland offers space for Friendship Circle birthday party

  • Feb 25, 2014 at 3:00PM

Denise Leary could see a difference in her son after he joined the Friendship Circle."When he comes home, he's relaxed, hungry and just happy," Leary said. "He's quick to scream, quick to fit, but after Friendship Circle, they all say he has a great time."

Council rejects Coval development, with conditions

  • Feb 25, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Mar 4, 2014 at 1:52PM

City Council unanimously rejected a proposal to build 18 homes on the site of the Coval property, to a room full of applause Monday night.

YTN getting ready to pack, move

  • Feb 26, 2014 at 8:00AM

Earlier this week, Youth Theatre Northwest (YTN) announced plans to move out of North Mercer campus, a space it’s called home for the last 30 years.

Acclaimed author to speak at Island Books tonight

  • Feb 26, 2014 at 11:26AM

In conjunction with Black History Month, the Mercer Island Arts Council is presenting Margaret Wrinkle, author of the novel "Wash" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 26, at Island Books.

Walk for your life

  • Feb 26, 2014 at 12:00PM

Walking around the Capitol with Mercer Island Mom’s gun safety lobby exhausted me. When I returned home, I joined Mercer Island Fran Call’s Soul Mates walking group.

Mercer Island Lion's Club dinner, Mar. 4

  • Feb 26, 2014 at 12:53PM

The monthly Lion's Club dinner will reassemble for dinner at Aljoya, at 7 p.m., Mar. 1.

MIHS Sparkle Effect cheer team featured on Q13 Fox News

  • Feb 26, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Mar 4, 2014 at 4:41PM

On Feb. 24, the Mercer Island High School Sparkle Effect cheerleading squad, made up of students with special needs, was featured with the cheer team on Q13 Fox News.

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