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Gov. Inslee confident of budget deal in state Legislature

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 4:05PM

As the July 1 deadline nears, Gov. Jay Inslee said he's confident that a budget deal will be reached in the state Legislature.

Eastside cities send message to state Legislature to pass new transportation package now

  • Jun 25, 2013 at 8:00AM updated Jun 26, 2013 at 11:36AM

In Bellevue last Wednesday — the intersection of growth and change in King County — commuters and planners, along with politicians, came to talk over the issues facing the region if the state Legislature does not pass a transportation budget in the second special session now underway in Olympia.

New Youth Haven in Kirkland opens to support youth

  • Jun 25, 2013 at 5:00PM

Public officials and youth advocates gathered Tuesday for a ribbon-cutting celebration at a new Friend’s of Youth facility. Boys and girls ages 11 to 17 have will have the opportunity to find safety and stability at the Youth Haven home in Kirkland.

Forum to hear candidates to fill Maxwell's seat

  • Jul 22, 2013 at 10:29AM

A candidate forum will be held from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14 to hear from people interested in replacing former state Rep. Marcie Maxwell, who resigned her seat on July 9 to take a position in Gov. Jay Inslee's administration.

JCC Kesher garden yields community

  • Sep 4, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Sep 6, 2013 at 12:56PM

Tomatoes and beans aren’t the only plants thriving in the Kesher garden at the Stroum Jewish Community Center.

15 Black Friday protesters arrested at Factoria Walmart

  • Nov 29, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Dec 1, 2013 at 2:44PM

Fifteen protesters were arrested outside the Walmart at Bellevue Factoria Mall as they called on Black Friday shoppers to consider how the retailer compensates its workers

Mick Foley, wrestling's Renaissance man, is performing comedy for all mankind | The Scene

  • Feb 13, 2014 at 12:28PM

Mick Foley's accomplishments in the ring made him a star, but his accomplishments outside it gave him staying power. He wrote the first WWE autobiography without the aid of a ghost writer and, in his retirement from active competition, he’s written three more memoirs, four children’s books and two novels. Most recently, Foley has taken the stage as a stand up comedian, recounting well-known stories from his wrestling career that transition into vignettes about his family and everyday life.

I-90 bridge work means a messy, weeklong commute | WSDOT encourages motorists to plan ahead

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Washington State Department of Transportation is advising Interstate 90 commuters to change their habits as work begins Friday, July 18 to replace aging bridge expansion joints westbound on the East Channel Bridge.

A son's death, a mother's anguish | Former Issaquah teen battled heroin

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 5:09PM

Kevin Velasco was released from rehab Saturday evening, July 12. He'd been there almost a month battling heroin addiction. By Monday morning, he was dead.

Nordstrom fall fashion runway show | Slideshow

  • Oct 1, 2009 at 6:00PM updated Oct 2, 2009 at 2:37PM

The Nordstrom fall fashion runway show, part of Fashion Week at the Bellevue Collection, was held at the Bellevue Hyatt on Wednesday, September 30, 2009. Photos by Chad Coleman/Bellevue Reporter

Eastside Catholic denied entry into the KingCo 3A/2A

  • Feb 9, 2010 at 12:00PM updated at 5:40PM

KingCo officials decided Monday not to accept Eastside Catholic into its conference for the 2010-2011 school year.

Eastside Catholic's Hallowell set to make noise at state swim meet

  • Feb 17, 2010 at 1:53PM

When Ethan Hallowell first splashed into a pool at 9 years old, he never envisioned where it would take him.

The rise of the Scottish Ninjas

  • Apr 8, 2010 at 4:00PM updated Apr 9, 2010 at 8:37AM

Public safety tax proposals shot down by King County Council's 'unofficial Republicans'

  • May 26, 2010 at 7:00PM updated May 29, 2010 at 11:50PM

The King County Council failed in two separate attempts this week to pass tax increases that would have gone before voters in August. The proposals were aimed at preventing cuts to criminal justice services – including the Sheriff's Office, the county prosecutor's office and courts – as the county works to overcome a $60 million deficit. Four members – all of them unofficial Republicans – opposed the measures, making it impossible to gain the six votes needed for passage of emergency legislation.

Don’t derail Link plans

  • Jun 4, 2010 at 12:21PM

Back in November 2008, the people of Washington voted to extend Sound Transit’s Link Light Rail to the Eastside.

Blue Angels take flight

  • Aug 5, 2010 at 12:00PM updated Aug 9, 2010 at 12:54PM

The U.S Navy Blue Angels took to the sky over Lake Washington during a practice session for the annual Seafair airshow on Thursday morning.

Apolo Ohno hopes new book will inspire and teach athletes

  • Dec 9, 2010 at 9:00AM updated at 12:21PM

Ten months ago when Apolo Ohno arrived in Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympics, he said he felt like he was already on top.

Come audition for Master Chorus Eastside

  • Dec 14, 2010 at 11:36AM

Master Chorus Eastside is holding auditions for openings in the alto, tenor and bass sections for the remainder of its season. The Chorus presents J.S. Bach’s St. John Passion in March, and in celebration of its 20th season, a retrospective of time called Seasons of Life in May.

Extend the holiday season: Watch Nutcracker on ice Dec. 31

  • Dec 20, 2010 at 8:00PM updated Dec 21, 2010 at 1:29PM

Even after Christmas, the magic of the holiday season is not over yet. Young figure skaters from the local Cascade Valley Figure Skating Club will present a 15-minute performance of excerpts from the classic fairy-tale “The Nutcracker” at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 31 at the Group Health Ice Arena at Bellevue Park.

Oregon artist to be showcased at Gunnar Nordstrom

  • Dec 28, 2010 at 11:47AM

The Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery is pleased to offer new paintings by Oregon artist Ken Grant from Jan. 12 to Feb. 6.

Bellevue College hosts art by Travis Hough and 'Seven'

  • Dec 29, 2010 at 2:56PM

An exhibit of works by painter Travis Hough and the printmakers group known as “Seven” goes on display Jan. 4 in Bellevue College’s Gallery Space.

Free program makes sense and excitement out of modern dance

  • Jan 3, 2011 at 5:00PM updated Jan 6, 2011 at 10:58AM

Come listen to world music to support immigrants in need

  • Jan 4, 2011 at 11:03AM

Do not miss out on the opportunity to have a great time after your New Year’s parties are over. Spend the night of Jan. 16 enjoying great Jewish music, food and the chance to help improve the lives of Eastern European immigrants.

'Sleuth' opens Wednesday at Village Theatre

  • Jan 13, 2011 at 2:19PM

Village Theatre's murder mystery thriller "Sleuth" by Anthony Shaffer opens Jan. 19 on the Mainstage.

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