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Tons of trash hurt Thrift Store

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

YFS shop changes donation policy, cancels remodel plans.

On the front line of a stubborn wildfire

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

A newspaper reporter who is a medic with the Washington National Guard describes days in the ‘black zone’

WIAA, MaxPreps announce partnership

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 6:41PM

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) announced a three-year agreement with MaxPreps to be the Association’s “Official Digital Media Partner and Statistician.”

A DUI in Washington state will cost you plenty

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Aug 25, 2014 at 2:34PM

Website estimates cost of drunk driving in dollars and cents; a DUI on MI is 17th costliest in state.

Four Eastside authors recommend books for your summer reading list | The Scene

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 12:12PM

Scene caught up with four Eastside authors to find out what’s on their summer reading list — and what book is fresh out of their word processors.

UW's Lindquist to start against Hawaii

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Aug 25, 2014 at 12:22PM

The former Mercer Island standout earned the starting nod over redshirt freshman Troy Williams for the Huskies' Aug. 30 opener at Hawaii.

Homegrown Sandwich Shop moving in to Stopsky's

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 4:46PM

Owners Jeff and Lara Sanderson of Stopsky's Deli announced today that Homegrown Sandwich Shop will move into their old space.

Back-to-back tournament wins for Eastside FC White

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 11:48AM

One week after taking the Washington Rush Cup, girls U15 soccer team Eastside FC White won the gold division at the Mt. Hood Challenge, which took place Aug. 8-10 in Oregon.

Stopsky’s shuts after heartfelt farewell

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Aug 21, 2014 at 9:47AM

After nearly three-and-a-half years in business, and just as many on the Island, Jeff and Lara Sanderson announced they’d sold the space they’d called home since 2011.

School district announces transportation changes

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 9:33AM

Mercer Island School District posted on its website changes to bus routes for the 2014-15 school year.

School District moves to fill three principal positions

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 2:05PM

MISD approves new interim elementary associate principal, new interim principal at West Mercer Elementary and new associate principal at MIHS.

UPDATE | Country Village Day School charges suspicious man with trespassing

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Aug 20, 2014 at 12:21PM

Man seen near school four times. Parents, neighbors encouraged to call police if they see any suspicious activity.

Ex-Sounder brings pro experience to Island

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 11:02AM

Former MLS pro Sawatzky is technical director for Mercer Island FC.

City still paying to clean up old oil spill

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 4:00AM updated at 10:05AM

Leak from old fuel tanks not discovered until 2004.

Mercer Island FC Thunder wins Mt. Hood Challenge | Sports brief

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 3:27PM

MIFC girls U13 soccer team went undefeated throughout the tournament, taking its first three games before beating Spokane's FC Black Brown 1-0 in the final.

Overlake Hospital will bank donated breast milk for tiniest newborns

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Women’s Clinic at Overlake Medical Center has opened a Mother’s Milk Depot, where lactating women can donate their breast milk to infants in need.

Islander is producer for CBS ‘Face the Nation’

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 2:00PM

Washington, D.C. political news program stars Bob Schieffer.

CTC on the radio to warn about marijuana use

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

CTC airing two new PSAs on the Mercer Island High School radio station, Hot Jamz 88.9FM and 94.5FM.

CHILD school receives a 30-day extension on lease | School briefs

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 4:00AM

High school releases event dates that will require on-street parking; PEAK parking lot to change.

Police Blotter | July crime statistics show rise in serious offenses

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 3:00AM

Traffic offenses also up, while adult arrests have slightly decreased.

Land values drive tax assessment

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 3:00AM

Property owners who believe assessed value exceeds market value may challenge online.

‘Paddle the Channel’ raises $10,000 for cancer research

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 12:03PM

Over 100 participants took to the waters of Lake Washington in various watercraft to paddle across the East Channel and back to raise money and awareness of childhood cancers.

After spirited run, Rockers fall in final to Maple Valley

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 11:01AM

Rockers fall in coed senior softball title game to reigning champs Maple Valley, 16-11.

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.

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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