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Mercer Island High School receives Gold Medal ranking from US News

Mercer Island High School has received a gold medal ranking among the…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

 

Mercer Island native receives Wesleyan research prize | Education briefs

MIHS graduate receives Wesleyan research prize Mercer Island native and Wesleyan University…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

 

Mercer Island middle schoolers hear from Holocaust survivor

Warsaw Ghetto survivor George Elbaum spoke to Islander Middle School eighth graders…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

 

Mercer Island to host Community Appreciation Day on April 28

The city’s Parks and Recreation Department has organized a new fun-filled, free…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

Mercer Island to host open house for I-90 trail signage | City briefs

Open house for I-90 trail signage is April 27 With the help…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

MIHS drama presents ‘The Heart of Robin Hood’

Can Robin Hood find his heart in Sherwood Forest? Mercer Island High…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

City Council and School Board discuss how to serve Mercer Island youth

In a joint meeting that began with a review of the 2016…

HOV violator flees Mercer Island cops via pedestrian path | Police Blotter

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

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Breakfast of Champions raises $583,665 for Mercer Island schools

The Mercer Island Schools Foundation raised $583,665 at the annual Breakfast of…

Mercer Island revises Island Crest Park project; will turf north outfield

After bids for a project to install new turf and lights on…

Mercer Island City Council votes to appeal I-90 decisions to higher court

At the close of business on April 21, the city received a…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Four Mercer Island schools earn 2016 Washington Achievement Awards

Island Park, Lakeridge and West Mercer Elementary and Islander Middle School (IMS)…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

South Bellevue Park and Ride to close May 30

The South Bellevue Park and Ride is schedule to close May 30…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Juried art exhibit opens at Mercer Gallery

The multi-medium, 67th Annual Juried Art Exhibit “Brush Strokes from the Soul”…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Mercer Island city operations to run exclusively on wind power starting in 2019

As part of its Earth Month activities, on April 19 the city…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Westbound I-90 to close this weekend

This weekend, Interstate 90 detours return again with a westbound closure, allowing…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Mercer Island businesses to host Earth Day recycling event | Business briefs

Businesses to host recycling event on Earth Day Mary Lee and Associates…

Two MIHS sophomores organize coding competition

Mercer Island High School sophomores Alan Bi and Chris Elliott independently organized…

Seven car prowls reported in one day in Mercer Island | Police Blotter

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

  • Apr 19th, 2017

I-90 lawsuit results in setback for Mercer Island

In an April 7 King County Superior Court hearing, Judge Beth Andrus…