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A cascade of winning Northwest reds at Cascadia | Great Northwest

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 10:32AM

Northwest winemakers are building reputations as some of the best red wine producers anywhere in the world.

SJCC and Hot Stove Society bring top chefs to Seattle

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 10:00AM

This spring, Stroum Jewish Community Center's Cultural Arts program, together with the Tom Douglas cooking school Hot Stove Society, will present world-class chefs in a series of public events in Seattle and Mercer Island.

Dreyer’s hat trick leads Mercer Island past Juanita | Prep boys soccer

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 2:30PM

A hat trick from junior Eric Dreyer led Mercer Island past Juanita in a 6-2 win Tuesday night at Islander Stadium.

Our children deserve MICA in Mercerdale Park | Letter

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 2:00PM

We are active community members on Mercer Island, and parents/grandparents of children with diverse interests. We feel strongly that the Mercer Island Center for the Arts (MICA) would be a welcome addition to what is essentially a soulless downtown that is devoted primarily to consumption.

Seattle Jewish Film Festival recognizes Islander Deborah Rosen for making ‘REAL’ difference

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 10:00AM

When Islander Deborah Rosen began her work as founding chair of the Seattle Jewish Film Festival in 1996, her goal was to help the small, second-year festival grow into a large-scale community event.

Social program for seniors to expand | City briefs

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 8:00AM

Social program for seniors to expand

The legacy and future - 50 years of MIPA’s Circus (previously McGurkus) Event | Island Forum

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 6:00AM

As we embark upon the final stages of planning for the 50th anniversary of MIPA's Circus, we are reminded of the most important aspect of this cherished event: it brings the families of Mercer Island together as a community.

Mercer Island moving forward with elementary Spanish throughout school district

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 6:00AM

Following a revote held by teachers at Lakeridge Elementary, the Mercer Island School District will move forward with an elementary Spanish program at each of the Island's four elementary schools next fall.

Noguera: Mercer Island community better prepared than most to address equity

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 3:27PM

Roughly 100 people turned out last Wednesday to hear UCLA professor and education commentator Dr. Pedro Noguera speak on "excellence through equity" at Mercer Island High School.

School district working to install cameras on buses | School briefs

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 2:00PM

School district working to install cameras on buses

Boys and Girls Club to host spring party | Mercer Island community briefs

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 1:00PM

Boys and Girls Club to host spring party Saturday

Mercer Island baseball suffers first league loss to Interlake | Prep sports briefs

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 12:00PM

Baseball suffers first league loss to Interlake

Meet Mercer Island Reporter’s new editorial board | Editor’s Note

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 11:53AM

Last month, the Reporter reestablished a feature that has been absent from our opinion pages for quite some time — an editorial board.

Building in Pixels and Voxels | BAM's 'Atoms + Bytes' exhibit explores digital tools in craft

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 11:20AM

Every installation in “Atoms + Bytes” touches on this theme — the use of digital tools in traditional handcrafts — in some form or another. This interplay between the two can be seen as a conversation taking place across individual works that span more than a decade, from the turn of the millennium to today.

Tough funding decisions ahead for Mercer Island City Council

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 11:00AM

With a long list of unfunded capital projects that is getting longer, the Mercer Island City Council will have to decide by the end of the year where to allocate taxpayer money.

Mercer Island Lacrosse Club sponsoring LAX stick giveaway

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 9:00AM

Mercer Island Lacrosse Club (MILC), in collaboration with MI Girls Lacrosse, is sponsoring an unprecedented lacrosse stick giveaway for grades K-2 on April 3. Aimed at inspiring new players at a young level to play lacrosse, this idea was conceived by coach Ian O'Hearn and board member Mike Hubbard.

Islanders blank Newport, improve to 3-0 | Prep boys lacrosse

  • Mar 29, 2016 at 6:00AM

Mercer Island's boys lacrosse team improved its record to 3-0 with authority Friday night, blanking the Newport Knights 18-0 at Islander Stadium.

Transcendent ‘My Heart Is the Drum’ haunts with reality of AIDS crisis | REVIEW

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 6:33PM

“Heart” plumbs dark depths but often seems dominated by emotional highs. Every plot twist is hard-earned by the reality of the setting.

Band Tenth Avenue North, coming to Issaquah, drives message of community

  • Mar 28, 2016 at 9:00AM

Award-winning Christian band Tenth Avenue North will perform at Eastridge Church this April during a stop in Issaquah for its “All the Earth is Holy Ground” tour.

MICA is too large for Mercerdale Park | Letter

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 12:00PM

That MICA is too large for the proposed Mercerdale Park site becomes apparent when one visualizes it on a football field. MICA's footprint, approximately 24,000 square feet, and the number of square feet the building will cover, is over half of a football field. It's proposed height of 35 feet is over three stories. This is difficult to imagine at the base of the beautiful Mercerdale hillside that has trails used by many.

Read the small print | Letter

  • Mar 25, 2016 at 10:00AM

The "Protect our Parks" initiative being circulated is misleading and poorly written. Please carefully read the entire initiative, not just the summary, before considering signing. Below are just a few reasons the initiative is a terrible idea:

Mercer Island police apprehend five teenagers with loaded guns in car

  • Mar 24, 2016 at 12:00AM updated Mar 25, 2016 at 8:47AM

Mercer Island police apprehended five young men in the South Luther Burbank parking lot who were found with a bulletproof vest, ammunition and two loaded guns in their vehicle on Wednesday night.

Sign petition to protect our parks | Letter

  • Mar 24, 2016 at 3:00PM

Mercer Island has wonderful parks. As the Island gets more developed, I believe that our parks are more important than ever. I love the open space, particularly the open space and trail system on the east side of First Hill, and am saddened about the possibility of losing part of it.

Calling all artists | Upcoming submission deadlines to enter in the 10th annual Sammamish Arts Fair

  • Apr 15, 2016 at 8:00AM

Deadlines for submissions to the 10th annual Sammamish Arts Fair are coming up on May 15 for adults and June 1 for students.

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