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Eye on MI | Scouts hold reunion

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Jun 12, 2014 at 10:02AM

Scouts past and present from Troop 624 got together for a ‘Hullabaloo’ on Sunday, June 8.

City Design Commission meets on school designs

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:28AM

The City of Mercer Island Design commission will meet at 7 p.m., tonight, June 11, at the City Council Chambers at City Hall.

State revokes license for Mercer Island Care and Rehabilitation Center

  • Jun 9, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jun 10, 2014 at 5:04PM

Temporary manager takes over facility, all residents to be relocated within 30 days

Mariners select Mercer Island native in MLB draft | Sports news

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:42PM

Sam Lindquist was chosen by the Mariners in the MLB draft.

Orioles, A's win MILL titles | Community sports

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 4:34PM

Orioles win Coast Division; A's top Majors; IMS 6th grader named to state U-12 team.

Student Survivor | Cartoon of the Week

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

View local artist Jeff Johnson's cartoon of the week.

IMS math teacher Mr. ‘Seg’ to retire

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 8:00AM

Dave Segadelli says best 15 years of working life have been as a teacher on Mercer Island.

Mercer Island senior graduates with 14 varsity letters

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 8:00AM

Emily Lightfoot competed in three sports and cheer during each of her four years at MIHS.

City challenges state on Island marijuana lottery winner

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:17PM

On Thursday, June 5, the City of Mercer Island sent notice to the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) informing it that Tom's Stuff, the single lottery winner awarded a bid for a recreational marijuana storefront on the Island, didn't comply with state law.

Sundays market opens to crowd and sunshine

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 2:00PM

Sunday, June 8, marked the start of the 2014 Farmers Market season

Modernize, don’t standardize our library

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 1:00PM

Library patrons should know that a struggle is currently taking place over the future of library services on Mercer Island.

Guns at Chipotle banished

  • Jun 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Last week, Chipotle restaurants were forced into the controversial gun debate when open-carry extremists entered a Dallas, Texas location brandishing assault weapons.

Old Mercer Island Bowl photos needed

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 6:00PM

I am researching bowling alleys, both past and present, in the Greater Seattle area.

A letter to lawmakers on terrible traffic

  • Jun 13, 2014 at 8:00AM

This is an open letter to Governor Inslee and State Representative Judy Clibborn prompted to some degree by The Seattle Times Pacific NW Magazine piece, “Carless in Seattle.”

Crest a ‘perfect place’ for engagement, learning

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

You know when you find “that perfect place” and you want to share it, but selfishly you don’t want it to become too well known? That’s how I feel about the Crest Learning Center (Alternative High School) at Mercer Island High School.

Graduation news

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

Cadet Stewart Hackett Landefeld, son of Stewart M. Landefeld and Margaret Breen of Mercer Island, received a degree from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on May 28 at commencement exercises attended by President Barack Obama.

Wedding announcement

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 8:00AM

Eve Nicole Hampton and Robert Anthony Pratt were married on May 25, 2014 by Rabbi Yohanna Kinberg at IslandWood on Bainbridge Island.

Colorful mural planned for Luther Burbank Park

  • Jun 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

When artist Natalie Oswald first saw Luther Burbank Park she was struck by the scenery. Oswald, who was commissioned to paint a mural above the tennis courts on the North-end of the park, couldn’t help but notice the stunning backdrop aligned with her style, what she describes as “a lot of nature and birds and sky and water.”

Police Blotter | Spanish pilots license reported missing

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 2:00PM

Sometime between May 23 and May 26, a 51-year-old Mercer Island man lost his Spanish pilot license. He needed to file a police report in order to get a new one.

Alcohol survey

  • Jun 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Mercer Island Communities That Care Coalition (CTC) has found that stores on Mercer Island are doing their part to prevent minors from making illegal purchases of alcoholic beverages.

Hundreds flock to band sale

  • Jun 10, 2014 at 12:23PM

It was a good thing that rummage sale organizers posted security at the doors into the Islander Middle School multipurpose room last Saturday.

Community Fund helps Youth Ballet

  • Jun 6, 2014 at 12:00PM

From the modest ballet studio located on Mercer Island’s South-end in the big red school house, preparations are underway for Island Youth Ballet’s “Excerpts from Cinderella” now in its third season.

Glant twins ‘graduate’ from French American School, head to MIHS

  • Jun 4, 2014 at 11:33AM

Brothers started preschool in 2002 when FASPS in portables at SJCC.

Solar devices making headway

  • Jun 4, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jun 5, 2014 at 1:40PM

South-end Rite Aid solar panel may be largest installation on Island

Farmers Market opens season this Sunday

  • Jun 5, 2014 at 11:38AM

This Sunday, June 8, marks the first of the 2014 Farmers Market season. Opening day begins at 10 a.m. and will run till 3 p.m., with vendors and activities throughout the afternoon.

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