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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.

Pool funding cut

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

City Council takes $20,000 out of annual subsidy for Mary Wayte Pool

Facebook photos have big downside

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Students learn consequences of online posting

Island news briefs

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Reporter Staff

Inventory up, prices steady in Island real estate market

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Reporter Staff

Journey to ministry

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

Islander first thought of ministry 25 years ago

Parties share blame in accident

  • Nov 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 4:01PM

City, driver, pedestrian contributed to incident

Frohnmayer brings experience, insight to School Board

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

Janet Frohnmayer is the newest member of the Mercer Island School Board. And with years of experience on the PTA council, Parent Education Committee and Mel Levine Planning Committee, which promotes the academic model of pediatrician and child education specialist Mel Levine, among other leadership roles, she is ready for the challenge.

Cero wins close race for Council Pos. 3

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

After nearly two weeks of vote counting, Mike Cero has maintained about a 200 vote lead over his opponent for City Council Position 3 and he has claimed victory in the close race.

Plans begin for farmers market

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

Next summer, Island residents may be spending their Saturdays strolling past tents of fresh-picked produce, artisan breads, gourmet cheeses and all-natural honeys.

Taking Schools Foundation to ‘next level’

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

School Board changes policies to allow involvement

A different path to graduation

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

Early college, vocational classes are for students ready to move on

Family flair

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

Islanders promote awareness, education for World AIDS day

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

World AIDS Day is this Saturday. And for at least three Islanders, it is a day of action.

Cracked beam delays Park & Ride

  • Nov 28, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 4:00PM

Yet another delay has stretched the schedule for the completion of the Mercer Island Park and Ride lot on the North end of the Island. It is the fourth time the project has been delayed since work began.

City Budget for 2008; surplus boosted by major real estate sales

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

$42M sale of Island Corporate Center puts $200,000 of taxes into city coffers

Auto accidents

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

An abandoned, smashed but brand-new Ford Taurus station wagon was found by police on a dirt shoulder in the 5300 block of West Mercer Way around 2:50 a.m. on Nov. 24. According to the police report, there were no tire tracks, witnesses or a driver of the vehicle. The station wagon is registered at a rental car company near the airport.

Ellsworth House fire

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

One apartment was destroyed and the tenants of a few more were displaced from a Town Center apartment building after a fire broke out in a top-floor unit Tuesday night.

Eviction sets off tragedy

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

A resident of the Shorewood Heights apartments took his own life the day before Thanksgiving, just moments before a sheriff’s detective was going to evict him.

How did Islanders vote?

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

Voters here favored Prop. 1

Island Square for sale

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

Reporter Staff

School buses might move to city lot

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

District to study feasibility of new location for school transportation

Holiday of kings

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

What to do with city land on First Hill?

  • Dec 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 3:59PM

City Councilmembers want more input from the community about what to do with vacant land on First Hill.

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