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Interlake deals Mercer Island girls tennis first league loss in nine years

  • Apr 5, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 9:57AM

Mercer Island girls tennis saw a nine-year undefeated streak in KingCo competition come to an end Thursday, falling to Interlake 4-3 at Mercer Island High School.

Bauman’s two goals lead Islanders past Kangs | Prep boys soccer

  • Apr 5, 2016 at 7:00AM

Mercer Island trailed the Lake Washington Kangs by a point in the 2A/3A KingCo standings heading into Friday's matchup between the two teams. And through the first 40 minutes of scoreless play, both teams appeared determined not to concede anything.

Architect opens new design studio, gallery on Mercer Island

  • Mar 30, 2016 at 12:00PM updated Apr 4, 2016 at 2:30PM

The grand opening of Suzanne Zahr's studio was on March 31.

Don't Miss: Figure drawing at artEAST

  • Apr 4, 2016 at 1:36PM

ArtEAST Art Center will play host to Ellen Borison as she leads students in two open studio figure drawing sessions.

Tradition in a New World | Q&A with actor Navid Negahban

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 5:34PM

The 'Homeland' alum opens up about his role in Israeli drama "Baba Joon," screening on Mercer Island for the Seattle Jewish Film Festival.

Put parklands initiative on the ballot | Letter

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 10:00AM

Katie Metzger's March 23 Reporter article highlighted the debate going on over the Island parklands initiative.

Thank you for help with directory | Letter

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 8:00AM

We may be a tiny city between two major metropolises but we are powerful. Thank you wonderful people of Mercer Island for your help with the Mailing Day of the Mercer Island Directory. It is amazing the terrific turnout we receive every year at the Emanuel Church.

Parks petition limits park use | Letter

  • Apr 1, 2016 at 6:00AM

I have chosen not to sign the "Protect our Parks" petition because it limits park use rather than allows valued community use. Mercer Island parks are here to be used by Islanders and not locked up like a museum. The "Protect our Parks" initiative is better named a "Restrict our Parks" initiative.

MICA in lieu of recycling center is low bar | Letter

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 2:00PM

I see arguments being made in support of MICA, which state the center is a better alternative to the dilapidated recycling center currently there. That cannot be the argument. This is public land.

Youth substance abuse is opportunity to raise accountable kids | Island Forum

  • Mar 31, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 12:34PM

By Cindy Goodwin

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.

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