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Communities That Care respond to marijuana trends with PSAs

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 1:47PM

The Mercer Island Communities That Care Coalition (CTC) is continuing its efforts to educate Islanders about the new marijuana laws and health risks to youth.

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  • Aug 13, 2014 at 2:00PM

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It’s a sailor’s life for me

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Sep 5, 2014 at 2:47PM

More than 100 youths on waiting list for city’s sailing and kayaking lessons.

Police Blotter | 30 BUI arrests over Seafair weekend

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 4:00AM

Number of arrests down significantly from past years, and were less than half of the number of last year’s BUI arrests.

Mercer Island Rotary distributes $130,000 in grants

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 5:00AM

From Pixie Hill to Kenya — Rotary empowers others.

Median price for homes sold in July remains flat

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 15, 2014 at 10:44AM

On Mercer Island, 48 single family homes and condos were added to the market in July bringing the total of housing units offered for sale on the Island to 105; 15 percent less than were added a year ago.

Leaving KC Library System is ‘not in our best interests’

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 11:00AM

Should there be a ballot issue to withdraw from KCLS and create our own library, as suggested by a forum article in the July 23 issue of the Mercer Island Reporter, I strongly urge all Mercer Island residents to vote NO.

Stormwater runoff permits to change

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 1:00PM

State Dept. of Ecology wants input on new process.

City’s solarize campaign celebrates first installations

  • Aug 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Local business Auto Spa among city's first solar panel installers.

Blanchet runs away in high-scoring fourth to edge Islanders

  • Sep 7, 2014 at 2:00AM

With three of Blanchet’s four second-half touchdowns coming in the game’s final quarter, the Braves managed to outlast the Islanders in a wild finish at Islander Stadium.

Market committed to local farmers and the environment

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

Vendors must have local sources for produce, foods, plus compostable items.

Plan ahead for ‘Art UnCorked’ event

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 9:00AM

New wine and art event to debut on Island Sept. 12.

Response to Mayors’ letter on library vote

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

A rebuttal to the statements of Mayors Bassett and Grausz in the August 6 Mercer Island Reporter, criticizing the Concerned Citizens Committee’s (CCC) initiative.

School district authorizes Boundary Committee, consultant for elementary schools

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:12PM

The Mercer Island School Board has authorized Superintendent Dr. Gary Plano to establish an 18-20 member Boundary Committee that will be facilitated by boundary review process expert Richard Withycombe.

Islander ACT test scores soar

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 11:55AM

School district reports the graduating class of 2014 earned the best composite ACT score for the Mercer Island School District in at least five year.

Eye on MI | Island crush

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 12:29PM

Mercer Island's team of defenders work together against the run Friday at MIHS.

City awaits Sound Transit study on parking

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 1:00PM

The City has been working with Sound Transit for several years to identify options for new commuter parking in the vicinity of the future East Link Light Rail station slated for Mercer Island.

ArtUnCorked is Friday, Sept. 12 | Island arts news

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 2:00PM

An evening of wine-tasting, art, music and food is set for Friday evening, Sept. 12, at Mercer Island Outdoor Sculpture Gallery, located at Sunset Highway and 78th Ave S.E.

Powerlines needed to meet demand

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 3:00AM

PSE says transmission system to reach peak capacity by 2017.

MISD launches online school construction update tool | School news

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 4:00AM

The Mercer Island School District has set up an online tool to keep Islanders informed about school district construction projects now underway at three Island schools.

In the mix for six | Prep girls swim and dive preview

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 5:00AM

Five-time repeating state champs return for another campaign.

And they’re off

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Mercer Island School District is off to a good start. It is too early to count up how many students have enrolled at Island schools, but early numbers suggest that enrollment is ahead of what was forecast for the year. The district however, seems more than prepared.

Council to be commended on endorsing I-594 | Letters to the editor

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Mercer Island City Council is to be commended for their response to people who advocated Tuesday evening for support for Initiative I-594.

Running with the pack | Prep cross-country preview

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 2:00PM

Cross-country boys, girls chasing state goals this season.

Luxury nail polish by Islander graduate lands in NYC Fashion Week gift bags

  • Sep 11, 2014 at 3:00AM

From New York Fashion Week swag bags to kid’s bath time play, former Islander Carleigh Pearce’s Ellison’s Organics products are making a splash.

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