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Pearman continues NW family tradition

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Public service is more than a lesson Mayor Jim Pearman — an Eagle Scout and MIHS graduate — picked up during his youth, growing up on Mercer Island. It is also a family tradition for the great-nephew of a former Seattle mayor.

Tickets up, crime down

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Adding a full-time parking enforcement officer resulted in over 200 more parking tickets issued by the city last year as the number of crimes reported and arrests made by Island police fell.

Water line break causes deluge in Town Center

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

3 a.m. call brings firefighters, city crews to scene near Mercerdale Park

MISD one of 20 searching for leader

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

The Mercer Island School Board will pay Cascade Consulting Group up to $25,000 to help them find a permanent superintendent for the 2008-09 school year.

MISD in the red for summer school

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

The Mercer Island School Board is discussing the reorganization of its summer school program, which has incurred thousands of dollars in debt over the past few years. According to interim Associate Superintendent of Instructional Services, Kathy Morrison, the district could benefit from revamping its summer school curriculum.

Renton airport plan still in flux

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

City awaiting approval of new design

Mother-in-laws get more room

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Council approves building code amendments

A Seussical Musical

  • Jan 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Title IX report findings disputed by school officials

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

Mercer Island High School Athletic Director Craig Olson presented the School Board with a memorandum clarifying a number of misunderstandings and “incorrect facts” in the district’s interim Title IX report. The review was conducted by Linda Mangle, an outside consultant with the Equity Education Group hired by the school district in September.

Council further restricts non-political signs

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

The City Council implemented a new restriction that limits the amount of days a temporary sign may stand at one location during the course of a year.

Carjacking

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

Reporter Staff

Gateway to good fortune

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

Council debates pipes and bikes

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

Giving a lane of Island Crest Way to pedestrians and bikes, splitting the sewer lake line project into two and debating the upcoming parks levy were some of the more compelling issues discussed by the City Council and staff during the annual winter planning session Jan. 25-27.

Island fire chief retires

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

Mauldin leaves after long service to city

Schools shelve bad beef

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

In response to national warnings that a California-based slaughterhouse had violated USDA regulations, the Mercer Island School District has restricted its use of meat products. On Feb. 1, MISD Food Service Director Cameron Danby received word from the Office of the State Superintendent of Public Schools (OSPI) that the Westland/Hallmark packing company was being investigated for slaughtering “weak cattle,” which violates USDA code. The district receives a small portion of Westland/Hallmark raw meat through its local beef processor, King’s Command.

Learning in the digital age

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

March school tech levy to pay for upgrades

High hopes, high energy at caucuses

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

The doorway to the Island Park Elementary School gymnasium became a traffic-jam of people yesterday as folks shuffled in to participate in the Democratic caucus.

Sweetheart’s dilemma

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

Island Republicans renew support for McCain

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

J. Jacob Edel
Mercer Island Reporter

Students sign on to PEAK idea

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

Boys and Girls Club takes case to schools

Police net $500K in drug busts

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

J. Jacob Edel
Mercer Island Reporter

PEAK meeting postponed

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

Reporter Staff

Swimmers take all

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

MIHS boys win state swim title by record margin, take multiple individual titles

Islander is leader of hyperbaric medicine

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:53PM

Imagine an oblong tube the width of a Boeing 737, 46 feet long and dotted with portholes like a submarine. Sounds a bit like something you would expect to see in a science-fiction film.

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