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Mercer Island Boy Scouts earn Eagle rank

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 2:00PM

An Eagle Scout celebration for five members of Boy Scout Troop 647 was held on Saturday at the summit of Crystal Mountain.

The ABCs of life for graduates | On Faith

  • Jun 10, 2016 at 7:00AM

Accept responsibility for your own actions. Trying to pass the buck will get you sacked.

The productive narcissistic leader | Letter

  • Jun 10, 2016 at 9:00AM

The difference between Donald Trump and God is that God doesn't think He is Trump. God is not a narcissist preoccupied with Himself.

City council mini planning session is Saturday| City briefs

  • Jun 10, 2016 at 11:41AM

City news in Mercer Island.

Mercer Island Rep. Tana Senn selected as Crayon Award recipient

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 10:36AM

Rep. Tana Senn (D-Mercer Island) was selected by the Early Learning Action Alliance as a Crayon Award recipient for 2016.

Mercer Island girls water polo sixth at state tourney

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 11:02AM

The Mercer Island girls water polo team placed sixth at the 2016 state tournament, which took place May 26-28 at Curtis High School in University Place.

AHA honors Mercer Island cardiac arrest survivor for advocacy work

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 12:00PM

American Heart Association volunteer Eric Rothenberg of Mercer Island is the recipient of the American Heart Association's (AHA) Advocacy Award, one of the top honors given to volunteers in the Western States Affiliate, which covers Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington.

Islanders eye postseason with KingCo changes in store | Prep spring football

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 12:00PM

Mercer Island coach Brett Ogata remembers the last time the Bellevue Wolverines lost a KingCo 3A league game.

Mercer Islanders named to University of Vermont’s dean’s list

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 1:00PM

The following Mercer Island students have been named to the University of Vermont's dean's list for the spring 2016 semester: Katherine Myerson, an animal sciences major in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; and Michaela Hooper, a global studies major in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Golden Grads | Islanders inducted to Garfield High Hall of Fame

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 2:00PM

For years they stood to honor their alma mater and pledge their love sincere.

Feldman accepted into Grammy Camp

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 4:00PM

The GRAMMY Foundation has selected 142 talented high school students from 117 U.S. cities and 30 U.S. states to participate in the 12th annual GRAMMY Camp program.

Tools stolen from construction site on 76th Avenue | Mercer Island Police Blotter

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 6:00AM

The blotter consists of officers' accounts of crimes and other incidents in Mercer Island. Persons arrested are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

Mercer Island City Council plans to make walking routes to new elementary safer

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 8:00AM

As the city of Mercer Island plans projects in its Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) over the next six years, concerns about pedestrian safety and vehicle circulation around the new Northwood Elementary have been at the forefront of the discussion.

Mercer Island Reporter editorial board’s mission | Editorial

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 12:00PM

Our freedom of speech gives each of us the right to express opinions — unrestrained and without censorship.

Balance growth and image in Town Center | Letter

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 2:00PM

What do we want to achieve for our Town Center? There are two major obstacles. One is population growth, a priority that we all recognize. The other is image.

Mercer Island Muslim student encourages dialogue on Islam

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 3:08PM

When Arwa Mokdad walks into a room, there's no immediate sign that the Mercer Island sophomore is of Islamic faith. She opts not to wear a hijab like many other Muslim girls, though not because she's afraid to or disagrees with wearing the religious headdress.

Time for more rational energy pricing | Letter

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 4:00PM

It is June 5. I'm baking on a condo deck at Whistler in 90 degree heat that should come to these mountains only rarely in mid-summer, not now in early June. I grew up in the Northwest and cherish our mountains. The splendor of their magnificent glaciers, however, is fast melting away.

Mercer Island Teachers of the Year, Support Staff of the Year honored

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 6:00AM

The Mercer Island School District honored its Teachers and Support Staff of the Year at a recognition event June 8 in the Mercer Island High School library.

District honors retiring employees for dedicated service to Mercer Island

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 8:00AM

The Mercer Island School District honored its 2015-16 retirees at a celebration June 8 in the Mercer Island High School library.

Council ignores Town Center input | Letter

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 9:00AM

At the last minute, a minority of the Joint Commission threw out what they called "4 plus" (basically 5 stories) by requiring 10 percent public space.

Mercer Island Lions Club names 2016 Outstanding Student Award winners

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 10:00AM

Each year the Mercer Island Lions Club recognizes one student from each grade at Mercer Island High School for its Outstanding Student Awards. The purpose of the Mercer Island Lions Club Outstanding Student Awards is to acknowledge students who have been uniquely active in the Mercer Island community and who have volunteered their time to help others.

Mercer Island teams among the best in the world at Destination Imagination Global Finals

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 12:00PM

Three Mercer Island teams are among the best in the world by virtue of their outstanding results in the global Destination Imagination event held recently in Knoxville, Tennessee.

MICA is unnecessary | Letter

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 1:00PM

I have lived on Mercer Island for the last 40 years and I have never written a letter to the Reporter. I am opposed to the Mercer Island Center for the Arts. I do not think it is necessary. There are other places to put Youth Theatre Northwest without using the parks.

Thanks to MI voters | Letter

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 3:00PM

To the many Mercer Islander voters who expressed their support to Protect Our Parks, the Concerned Citizens for Mercer Island Parks say thank you.

Concerned about bike lanes elimination | Letter

  • Jun 17, 2016 at 6:00AM

Thanks to the city for posting the Town Center 20-Year Visioning Plan online for everyone's review. I was impressed with the thoroughness of the development and design standards and appreciate the amount of time and thoughtfulness that went into this process.

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