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News briefs | Country Village granted one-month extension

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:17AM

Also in briefs, Parks & Rec’s Marilyn Anderson retires; Coval developers file land use petition.

Land of the Spree | Cartoon of the Week

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 11:00AM

Each week, view the cartoon of the week by local artist Jeff Johnson.

Capacity issues at Park-and-Ride lot

  • Jun 17, 2014 at 1:02PM

Park-and-Ride is a disaster and there is no parking for Island residents.

Police Blotter | Man finds strange car in driveway, realizes own car missing

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 1:58PM

Woman reverses car into Sound Transit bus; stolen bike turns up on Craigslist.

Where is the Mercer Island High School Class of 2014 headed next?

  • Jun 19, 2014 at 3:00PM

In the coming weeks and months, the graduates of the Class of 2014 will be headed to points both near and very far.

Reflecting on the site of tragedy

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 8:00AM

After journaling about the tragic shooting at Virginia Tech seven years ago, Pastor Greg never thought it would apply to his own alma mater.

Free child car seat check-up events coming up

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

Child passenger safety experts will check your child in a car seat, booster seat or seat belt and answer any questions you may have.

What to do when an aging parent can no longer care for adult child

  • Jun 20, 2014 at 9:00AM

As a parent, it is your job to help nurture and help your child as they are growing up. But when does that end?

Mercer Island golf coach earns ALL-USA Coach of the Year honors | Prep girls golf

  • Jun 22, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Jun 23, 2014 at 6:18PM

Mercer Island girls golf coach Don Papasedero earned Coach of the Year honors from USA Today in its 2013-14 ALL-USA girls golf team selections.

Eastside FC G99 White second at President’s Cup | Community sports

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 10:49AM

Islanders Kendall Riley and Paige Robertson helped their girls U-14 soccer team, Eastside FC G99 White, take second place at the 2014 President’s Cup Regional tournament.

Coval files suit but proposes fewer lots

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Jun 26, 2014 at 12:56PM

Revised plan for Coval property reduces homes from 18 to 16.

News briefs | False alarm ordinance is law

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 12:00PM

City Council updated and passed a new false alarm ordinance, in effect June 13; Island real estate market numbers for May barely reached pre-recession numbers.

Nominate a ‘Hometown Hero’

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 1:00PM

The city folk behind Summer Celebration! is seeking nominations for Mercer Island ‘Home Town Heroes.’

9/11 World Trade Center artifacts to come to the Island

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Jun 27, 2014 at 11:01AM

Mercer Island Fire Dept. granted last pieces for art installation at new station. Artifacts arrive Thursday, 4 p.m.

Time to license cyclists

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 3:19PM

Bicycle riders commit many infractions but as a community, we are unable to hold them accountable.

Service Announcement

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 4:07PM

Islander, Paul Edward Versaw, 76, a retired U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral, died June 12, after a long illness.

Over 60 Islanders turn out for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 6:00PM updated Jun 27, 2014 at 1:54PM

Sixty-four Islanders competed in Seattle's Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon Saturday, June 21. Twelve Islanders participated in the marathon, and 52 competed in the half-marathon.

Eye on MI | A day out with Duffy

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 7:00AM

Islander takes her best friend for a paddle board ride on the lake.

Girls Mount Baker Crew takes sixth in nation | Community sports

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 9:00AM

Four Islander young women helped the Mount Baker Women’s Varsity 8 boat finish in sixth place at the USRowing Youth National Championships.

Better state economy brings in revenue

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 10:00AM

State predicts more revenue, but it might not be enough for schools.

Play free at the MICEC all summer long

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 11:08AM

This summer, the Mercer Island Parks and Recreation Department provides families with both indoor and outdoor places to play.

Police Blotter | Nine vehicles prowled in Aviara parking lot

  • Jun 24, 2014 at 4:05PM

Truck in the Aviara parking lot found with damaged keyholes and ignition switch; woman found unloading QFC property into her trunk when the store was closed.

A letter of thanks

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 12:00PM

Thank you for volunteering your time and expertise in Mercer Island’s exercise Operation Safe Community held on Friday May 30.

Island chef launches line of gourmet seasonings

  • Jun 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

Grillmaster Will Russell aims to provide 'gourmet quality for everyday cook'.

Realtors back higher property taxes to help fund education

  • Jun 26, 2014 at 8:00AM

Washington Realtors are backing a proposal to boost statewide funding of basic education through a levy swap that would aim to reduce the dependency of school districts on voter-approved levies.

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