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Shoe shine, leather-care pro at Hedmans

  • May 16, 2014 at 10:00AM

Professional shoe shine man has more than 15 years as a leather care specialist.

Survey: Islanders feel good about city

  • May 15, 2014 at 8:00AM

City headed in right direction, but few will buy solar panels anytime soon.

Rotary Islanders of the Month for May

  • May 13, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Mercer Island Rotary Club named Mercer Island seniors Rebecca Garcia Moreno and Jake Pruchno as its Islanders of the Month for May.

Girls tennis wins KingCo, finishes undefeated in conference

  • May 13, 2014 at 12:00PM

Islanders gunning to win sixth consecutive state title.

Volunteers, walkers still welcome at NAMI event

  • May 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

Volunteers are still being accepted to fill a variety of responsibilities at the annual NAMI Walk to raise funds to battle mental illness on Saturday, May 17 in Kirkland.

Kemper Freeman planning for even more development

  • May 14, 2014 at 1:00PM

Kemper Freeman unveiled on Friday his company's new multimillion dollar leasing center for the $1.2 billion Bellevue Collection expansion, anticipated to break ground in July with tenants to be filled by the time construction is complete.

Mercer Island track wraps conference play

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:11AM

The Mercer Island boys track edged Liberty-Issaquah 70-66, while the Mercer Island girls fell 86-54.

Final words

  • May 14, 2014 at 8:00AM

Our environment, health, safety and communities are at risk from decisions being made now to transport and export trainloads of coal and oil through western Washington.

Billy Frank

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:06AM

Many of us who came of age in Seattle during the late 1970s remember the name Billy Frank and the phrase, “The Boldt Decision,” as much as Watergate or Viet Nam.

Put down that phone

  • May 13, 2014 at 11:04AM

Law enforcement officers will be out once again searching for not only unbuckled drivers but distracted drivers as part of the annual “Click it or Ticket” patrols.

Library users still unhappy with plans

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:00PM

Neighbors worry KCLS is unresponsive to suggestions

Robbery suspect caught after fleeing Wells Fargo

  • May 12, 2014 at 4:30PM

On Monday, May 12, 2014 at 3:15pm, Mercer Island Officers responded to a bank robbery at the Wells Fargo bank, 3001 78th Avenue SE on Mercer Island.

Bellevue deals Mercer Island first division loss | Prep boys lacrosse

  • May 10, 2014 at 2:00AM updated May 11, 2014 at 4:54PM

Mercer Island lacrosse fell to Bellevue 9-8 Friday, May 9 at Islander Stadium.

School board approves Zmuda as new associate principal

  • May 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated May 11, 2014 at 4:41PM

Following the recommendation from Superintendent Dr. Gary Plano, the Mercer Island School Board approved Mark Zmuda to be the new associate principal at Mercer Island High School at its board meeting Thursday, May 1.

Mercer Island lacrosse honors fallen Washington heroes in May 9 halftime event

  • May 9, 2014 at 1:10PM

At halftime of tonight's lacrosse game between Mercer Island and Bellevue at Mercer Island High School, Mercer Island lacrosse will honor Army Sergeant First Class Clifford Beattie of Medical Lake, Wash.

Learning lab

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:45AM

IMS students engaged in a “world-building” exercise, using Legos to create new worlds.

Tarzan to swing by this week

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:35AM

See and hear Tarzan, the musical at Mercer Island High School this weekend

Call Canopy Cat to save kitty up a tree

  • May 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Forget what you think you know about cats getting stuck in trees, and just ask the experts. They’re the guys in climbing gear, not uniforms, and here in the Snoqualmie Valley, they’re probably named Shaun and Tom.

Islander girls golf 75-match winning streak ends

  • May 8, 2014 at 5:00PM updated May 9, 2014 at 11:33AM

Mercer Island’s 75-match winning streak came to an end against Bellevue Thursday, May 1, with the Wolverines besting the Islanders 226-237 at Overlake Golf Course.

Blending adds yet another dimension to Northwest wines

  • May 9, 2014 at 3:00PM

In March, I attended the 17th Annual Taste of Washington at Century Link. It is the largest regional wine tasting in the United States, and I have attended every one — from way back in 1997 when it was held in the Paramount Theatre with the chairs were removed.

Enhanced safety for both county parks and trail users

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:15AM

King County Parks and the King County Sheriff’s Office are joining forces to ensure the continued safety of all visitors to the County’s regional trail system and various parks sites during the busy summertime months.

The basics: letters of recommendation, thank you notes

  • May 9, 2014 at 2:00PM

I am a junior and am unsure about how to get letters of recommendation from my teachers. How do I go about doing this?

All bus routes affected

  • May 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

Over the past several weeks, articles have appeared in the Mercer Island Reporter regarding proposed cuts in Mercer Island bus service.

An incomplete or an ‘F’?

  • May 9, 2014 at 11:05AM

Imagine the domed state Capitol as a classroom, with 147 state lawmakers as students, and you may get a better picture of the challenge facing Washington’s Supreme Court this summer.

Explosion and fires in North Bend levels town businesses

  • May 9, 2014 at 10:59AM

First they felt it. Then they heard it. Many thought it was an earthquake.

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