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‘Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense’ march across the nation

  • Jul 3, 2014 at 1:00PM

On June 16, exactly 18 months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, I found myself marching over the mighty Brooklyn Bridge with Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.

Week-long closures of westbound I-90 continue

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Jul 21, 2014 at 9:45AM

Traffic light so far as 7-day 3-lane closure allows crews to replace massive bridge expansion joints on East Channel Bridge

Hoopcamps kicks off 47th summer

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 5:48PM

Over 220 kids will participate across the 6 sessions this year, led by Islander head coach, Gavin Cree.

Geologists return for seismic survey

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 11:07AM

USGS scientists did study on Island in 2008, will test new technology

The ‘Bobs’ are Flash winners

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 5:00PM

The 2014 Flash Family Inspirational award honors two Islanders, Rabbi Bob Maslan and Bob Zimmerman, affectionately known as ‘the Bobs.’ Mr. Zimmerman died last month.

Muni League ranks 41st District candidates running for House

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Municipal League conducted its annual review of the candidates running for local elected office.

More solar energy workshops set

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 10:00AM

The City’s Solarize Mercer Island campaign held another successful workshop Tuesday evening, after the first free learning session drew crowds of 65 people. Thirty were registered as of the Reporter deadline on Monday. Forty five registered for free site assessments.

'Spocking' in the sun

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 12:00PM

Members of the Aljoya senior living community take part in their weekly bocce ball game

Eye on MI | Pastels at the Farmers Market

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Jul 10, 2014 at 12:48PM

A reminder: The Farmers Market will be closed on July 13 for Summer Celebration.

Island care facility is closed

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 1:00PM

After a month-long ordeal and an emotional move for many residents, the state closed Mercer Island Care and Rehab on schedule, Thursday, July 3. The private nursing home, operated by the national company Videll Healthcare, had its license revoked in June after an investigation revealed financial troubles that on more than one occasion led to food shortages and disrupted the delivery of medical supplies.

State launches new boating information app

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jul 10, 2014 at 10:04AM

Boaters who want to find out where to launch their boats or tie up for a weekend on the water can do so now through Washington Water Cruiser, a new app launched by the Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO).

Neighbors say changes to Coval property still not adequate

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 5:00PM

On Monday, City Council set July 21 as a public meeting to review – for the second time – the Coval long plat.

State, Fed agencies offer free, mobile boat-sewage pumpouts to safeguard water quality

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 11:41AM

State, Fed agencies offer free, mobile boat-sewage pumpouts to safeguard water quality

Thomas the Tank Engine to visit Snoqualmie

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 11:45AM

Preschoolers will get the thrill of their lives when Thomas the Tank Engine steams across the country this year. Thomas arrives in Snoqualmie for the Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014, for two back-to-back weekends this month, July 12-13 and July 19-20.

Terra Bella opens gourmet cooking shop

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 4:05PM

Shop celebrates 1st anniversary on Mercer Island; food trucks, product demonstrations and more are set for Summer Celebration! this weekend.

NW Lady Sharks 10U fastpitch advances to nationals

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 3:00PM

Local 10U fastpitch softball team, the Northwest Lady Sharks, earned a berth to the Amateur Softball Association (ASA) girls Class A national tournament after taking second place in its bracket at the ASA Northwest National Qualifier, June 27-29 in Salem, Ore.

SR 520 will be closed this weekend, July 12-13

  • Jul 10, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jul 11, 2014 at 11:55AM

SR 520 from Montlake Interchange to I 405 will reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, July 14

Emmanuel Day School to offer Spanish immersion program

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 7:00AM

Spanish teacher Maria Kearney has seen firsthand the benefits of being bilingual.

Police Blotter | $15K embezzled from McDonalds

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

Over a period of six months, between December 15 of 2013 and June 26 of this year, an employee of the Mercer Island McDonalds embezzled $14,667, through payroll fraud.

Light rail access for disabled to or from SeaTac is sorely lacking | Island Forum

  • Jul 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

Services for disabled persons who need wheelchair or other assistance to get to or from the airport and downtown Seattle via light rail is ragged.

Island oral history project brings generations together

  • Jul 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

It began as an idea of Islanders taking down their favorite spots on Mercer Island, with three groups of adults coming into Mercer Island Library in 2013 and giving interview clips of Calkins Landing, Luther Burbank Park and the East Society School.

Newcastle woman wins MIYFS Nissan Leaf

  • Jul 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Winner bought a single $20 ticket to win a two-year lease of an electric car

Council creates library board, sends message to KCLS

  • Jul 14, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jul 25, 2014 at 1:40PM

Reacting to an unsatisfying resolution with the King County Library System (KCLS), City Council on Monday, July 7, created a Library Advisory Board to force continued dialogue about the library remodel.

Heat can't stop senior softball as Rockers top Bellevue

  • Jul 15, 2014 at 11:07AM

The Rockers improved its record to 7-1, good for second place in the Puget Sound Senior Coed League.

It is another hot Summer Celebration! | Slideshow

  • Jul 15, 2014 at 12:43PM

Mercer Island’s annual summer extravaganza, Summer Celebration! went off without a hitch last weekend.

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