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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

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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.

Theater director charged with rape

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Victims are daughters of girlfriend

School District survey of parents rejects late start

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Officials surprised by response

Rain falls, mud flows and algae blooms

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Two minor mudslides occurred on the Island last week as the heavy rains brought flooded basements and unprecedented flows into the city’s stormwater system, polluting Lake Washington and local streams and ponds.

Letters from Santa

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Postal workers deliver each wish list with care

Theatre director arrested in 1991

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Island resident and executive director of the Youth Theatre Northwest has been accused of raping one young woman last month and groping her sister. Court documents also show that he pled guilty to a similar charge 16 years ago for an incident that occurred with his then-girlfriend’s niece.

Christmas sights and sounds

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Jarrett to run as Democrat

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:58PM

Weinstein will not run for state Senate seat in 2008

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