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Revised Coval plan approved

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 11:00AM

After a long and drawn out review of the Coval property, City Council on Monday, July 21, voted to approve a revised preliminary long plat for 16 lots on five acres at 3051 84th Avenue S.E. Much like the city Planning Commission did in June, the council outlined a set of conditions for developer MI 84th Limited Partnership.

Proctor Landing to be staging area for Seafair BUI patrols

  • Aug 1, 2014 at 12:00PM

The Washington State Patrol and cooperating agencies are preparing for the annual Impaired Boating Emphasis, August 1-3, 2014, as part of the Seafair activities on Lake Washington.

Kiwanis stay busy helping in community

  • Aug 2, 2014 at 2:00AM

In case any of you reading here might be wondering, the Kiwanis club of Mercer Island so far this year (besides putting out flags on Holidays for many Mercer Island businesses, helping out at M.I. Preschool Association’s spring “Cirkus” by handling their cotton candy sales, then collecting donations for Eastside Baby Corner and helping two other Mercer Island non-profit service clubs sell the only fireworks legal in any local municipal jurisdiction plus most recently selling shaved ice/cones at our Mercer Island “Summer Celebration” like it has been doing for more years that can be counted) is still alive within our community.

Blue Angels Soar

  • Aug 3, 2014 at 12:57PM

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels returned to take flight over Lake Washington during the Seafair Air Show this past weekend.

Perfect weekend for Seafair brings crowds | Photos

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Aug 6, 2014 at 12:49PM

Temperatures hit 88 degrees over last weekend just in time for the arrival of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and Unlimited hydro racing on Lake Washington.

Community Briefs | Art Uncorked coming to Town Center

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 12:15PM

A new Wine and Art event will debut on the Island next month. Art Uncorked is sponsored by the Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce and the Mercer Island Visual Arts League.

2nd Seafair Cup for Islander

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 1:00PM

Rob Graham is owner of winning hydroplane boat that bears his name

St. Monica students are USATF Junior Olympic qualifiers

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 3:00PM

Two St. Monica School students competed at the USA Track and Field Junior Olympic championships July 6 at Central Valley High School in Spokane Valley.

Mercer Island Little League All-Star team wins state title | Sports briefs

  • Aug 5, 2014 at 4:00PM

Islanders took two of three from Cascade to clinch the championship; Eastside FC GU10 wins Sounders Cup.

City considers a Transportation Benefit District, $20 car tab fee

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 7:00AM

Ordinance could net $350K for street, pedestrian projects

Parking possible north of Community Center?

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 8:00AM

Sound Transit hires consultant to look at where to add parking

Mary Wayte reflects on anniversary of ‘84 Olympics

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 9:00AM

Last Wednesday marked the 30th anniversary of Mary Wayte Bradburne winning the gold medal in the 200-meter freestyle at the 1984 summer Olympics in Los Angeles.

City attorney prudent on library vote issue

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 11:00AM

Our City Attorney is working to ensure that we do not race to spend tens of thousands of dollars on a vote before we know if the vote would be meaningful or meaningless.

The list, part 1

  • Aug 6, 2014 at 12:00PM

Got a pencil? Maybe open up a spreadsheet. Let’s see if we can name some of the construction projects underway — or poised to begin — on our Island.

A life of art

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 9:00AM

Mercer Island artist Gertrude Hollis, who turns 100 this week, has had a life filled with both art and movement..

Police Blotter | Bellevue fire trucks damage Islander's car

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

An Islander believes his car was damaged by fire trucks responding to a house fire at 3406 97th Ave. S.E.

More to consider in mitigating bus-transit interface

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 11:00AM

Further reporting needed on why the option to route bus traffic through downtown wasn’t under consideration.

Mercer Island GU14 Maroon wins Federal Way soccer tournament

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 2:22PM

Maroon took top spot after beating Timber Barons in title game Aug. 3.

Rep. Tana Senn and Judy Clibborn lead August primaries

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Aug 12, 2014 at 5:21PM

Primary results are in and Rep. Tana Senn holds a steady 20 percent lead over her Republican opponent, Bill Stinson. Full results below

BU16 Whitecaps win at Tumwater

  • Aug 7, 2014 at 3:24PM

Mercer Island select BU16 soccer team, the Whitecaps, won the Tumwater Soccer Club's 35th annual Kick in the Grass tournament, which took place the weekend of July 19-20.

18 receive degrees from Washington State University

  • Aug 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

The following Island residents have completed degrees from Washington State University.

Revisit vision for Town Center, I-90 lane closures bring freedom | Island Forums

  • Aug 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

Parking is an issue in the Mercer Island Town Center. We all recognize that parking is a problem.

MISD names Carlisle associate principal at Mercer Island High School

  • Aug 8, 2014 at 10:49AM

Mercer Island School District Superintendent Dr. Gary Plano will present Henterson Carlisle to the MISD board of directors at its Aug. 13 meeting for confirmation as associate principal.

Islanders compete at USA Triathlon Junior National Championships

  • Aug 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Two Mercer Island girls competed in the USA Triathlon Junior National Championships, which were held Aug. 2-3 in West Chester, Ohio.

Re: background checks for guns buyers — Vote I-591 not I-594

  • Aug 8, 2014 at 11:00AM

A reader’s letter in the July 30 issue of the Reporter claimed I-594 gun show backgound checks reduce domestic abuse, shooting accidents and suicides.

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