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Six car prowls reported in one day on Mercer Island | Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

 

No one injured after armed robbery at Island Books

A man entered Island Books at 6:45 p.m. on July 21, displayed…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

 

Mercer Island City Council slows down on residential code review

With the Mercer Island City Council still discussing follow-ups to policy questions…

 

East King County Career Fair set for July 28 in Bellevue

The public is invited to attend the East King County Career Fair…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

All-female, African-American book club to share stories in Mercer Island

In 1991, Seattle’s BookClub formed to share and celebrate books written by…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Island student launches website to show human cost of health care reform

A 21-year old student from Mercer Island has launched a new website…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

New distracted driving law goes into effect July 23

Beginning July 23, it will be against the law for Washington drivers…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Mercer Island City Council addresses budget challenges at July 17 meeting

The city of Mercer Island has launched a process to help residents…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Islanders share thoughts on transit at pre-construction meeting

About a dozen representatives from Sound Transit, the Washington State Department of…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Mercer Island Center for the Arts sponsors summer activities

The Pacific Northwest has finally come out of the cloudy shadows. “Along…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Mercer Island’s National Night Out event is Aug. 1 | City briefs

National Night Out is Aug. 1 The city of Mercer Island is…

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Mercer Island School District’s summer projects are underway

The Mercer Island School District has several capital improvements to buildings and…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Suspect steals pharmaceuticals from Mercer Island store | Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Meet the candidates for Mercer Island School Board Position 4

Deborah Schneider Lurie, Diana Lein and Linhui Hao — the three candidates…

Mercer Island City Council commends Sanderson’s service, appoints Nice

The Mercer Island City Council voted unanimously on July 17 to appoint…

Clouds take flight | Eye on Mercer Island

Mercer Island resident Bruce Duncan captured this photo of an interesting cloud…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Troop 624 honors 3 Mercer Island Eagle Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 624 recognized Robert Boatsman, Garrett Dubofsky and Sayuj Narayan…

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Oh deer! | Eye on Mercer Island

This young buck was recently seen pruning a neighbor’s shrub on 77th…

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Islander loses $40,000 in internet fraud | Police Blotter

The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in…

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Local arts, culture, heritage groups would see funding increases under Prop 1

If voters approve a sales tax increase on Aug. 1, regional organizations…