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School Board considers stipend

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:04PM

The Mercer Island School Board is discussing the possibility of paying its members a stipend and plans to vote on the proposal this month. At present, board members are not paid for their work within the district.

Mercer Island Post Office receives safety award

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

Mercer Island’s postal workers know how to be safe. That’s the reason the new white “Star” flag now flies below the Stars and Stripes outside the North end Post Office.

A magical parade

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

Equity in sports

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

The Mercer Island School District has hired an independent education equity consultant to review Title IX compliance within its athletic program. Linda Mangle, a consultant with the Equity Education Group, will investigate whether MISD fully adheres to Title IX, a national law that ensures equal opportunity — from team size to athletic facilities — between girls’ and boys’ school sports.

New North end businesses on Mercer Island

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

Mercer Island welcomes three new businesses on the North end: COBS Bread, Shulkin Hutton Inc. P.S. and Mercer Island Family Medicine, and a new massage therapy practice at Mercer Wellness.

Bellevue educator takes on Island Park

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

The Mercer Island School Board welcomed Dr. Nancy Loorem as the new Island Park interim principal during their meeting last Thursday. Loorem will replace Kathy Morrison, who in turn has replaced Associate Superintendent Gary Plano while he fills the position of interim superintendent.

Plenty of money for signals

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

Council hesitates to spend $2.3M earmarked for traffic lights

Street spam

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

‘Sandwich signs’ add to the flurry of political signs on Island sidewalks

UW Nursing program honors Salazar

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

Mary Salazar is a household name in the field of occupational health. As a professor at the University of Washington’s School of Nursing (SON), Salazar is nationally and internationally known for her research and teaching in the area of occupational safety and health.

Island student in Calif. fire zone

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:03PM

Pepperdine freshman stranded by wildfires

Pos. 3 candidates’ views on Island issues

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

During the last two weeks of July, Reporter staff and editorial board sat down with City Council Pos. 3 candidates Mike Cero, Bob Bersos, Maureen Judge and Jon Friedman. As the top two vote-getters in the Aug. 21 primary election, Cero and Judge advanced to the November election. Along with the other two primary candidates, these responses were printed in the Aug. 15 issue of the Reporter.

Pos. 5 candidates’ views on Island issues

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

During the past few weeks, Reporter staff and editorial board sat down with City Council Pos. 5 candidates Bruce Bassett and Patti Darling to discuss their campaign goals. Earlier this summer, the team asked the same set of questions to the four Pos. 3 candidates before the Aug. 21 primary. The responses of the candidates for Pos. 3, Mike Cero and Maureen Judge, can be read online at www.mi-reporter.com or in the Aug. 15 Reporter.

Choosing guardians of Island values

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

150 Islanders attend Voters Forum to hear candidates’ views

Global investors to buy PSE for $5 billion

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

Report reviews PSE 2006 storm response

Halftime Halloween

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

ICW changes challenge drivers

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

Two ICW traffic accidents nearby unrelated

Lake water for sale

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

1888 Lake Washington rights bought

Council and School Board candidates

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

A final look at Mercer Island candidates up for election Nov. 6

School Board readies $7.6 million levy package for 2008

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

During a special work study session last week, the Mercer Island School Board discussed the preliminary 2008 Capital Facilities Levy, which is set for a vote early next year.

The soldier in the surf

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:02PM

Islander is infantryman in famous D-Day photo

Bassett, Cero ahead

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Judge/Cero contest a close one

Nature’s patchwork

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Renton officials bury jet center idea

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

The proposed idea for a corporate jet center at the Renton Airport fell flat last week while a proposal to add a seaplane maintenance facility on the northwest corner of the airport left some lingering concerns about future scheduled flights over the Island.

Another cell tower proposed on ICW

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Another cell tower is to be added to the Island cellular communication network.

Late start Weds. for MI schools

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Once again, the Mercer Island School District is readjusting its academic schedule. As of the 2008-2009 school year, Wednesday will be designated as a “late-start day” for all students, K-12, and will begin an hour and a half behind regular schedule.

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