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Elected officials, community leaders react to threat to Mercer Island JCC

In the wake of the bomb threat and evacuation at Mercer Island’s…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

 

Mercer Island Jewish Community Center evacuated after telephone bomb threat

The Stroum Jewish Community Center in Mercer Island was evacuated at 4:45…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

 

Three MIHS graduates to be honored with Pathfinder Awards at Breakfast of Champions

The Mercer Island School District will present its second annual Pathfinder Awards…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

 

Electronics stolen after car prowls in Mercer Island | Police Blotter

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

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Mercer Island Arts Council launches online artist directory | Arts briefs

Arts Council launches online artist directory Historically, Mercer Island has been home…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

I-90 debate escalates in region, state as Sound Transit board votes to countersue Mercer Island

News of Mercer Island’s legal action regarding access to Interstate 90 has…

Leap for Green sustainability fair is April 1

Mercer Island’s Leap for Green community sustainability fair started back in 2008,…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Mercer Island city manager to speak at Chamber lunch | Business briefs

City manager to speak at Chamber lunch Mercer Island City Manager Julie…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Mercer Island Parent Edge hosts distinguished speaker

Mercer Island recently hosted distinguished speaker Dr. Caprice Hollins for a Parent…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Mercer Island police arrest burglar, prolific mail thieves

The Mercer Island Police Department (MIPD) has enjoyed success recently in apprehending…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Chabad Mercer Island introduces Hebrew reading crash course

“Read it in Hebrew,” a new, cutting-edge Hebrew reading crash course, is…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Mercer Island Girl Scouts earn awards at annual banquet

Mercer Island Girl Scouts recently celebrated the achievements of several members at…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Mercer Island Women’s Club to host bestselling author at annual luncheon

Join the Mercer Island Women’s Club for its annual community luncheon from…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Community input sought for update to MISD demographic study

The Mercer Island School District has begun the process of updating its…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Mercer Islanders report thefts of makeup, credit cards and mail | Police Blotter

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

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Landslide risk continues on Mercer Island

With the heavy rains last week, the city of Mercer Island witnessed…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Mercer Islanders debate ‘neighborhood character’ versus property rights

As the city of Mercer Island’s Development Services Group and Planning Commission…

Mercer Island firefighters respond to chimney fire on Wembley Lane

Mercer Island Fire Department’s Battalion 91, Engine 91 and Engine 92 responded…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Issaquah shelter gives refuge to women, children escaping domestic violence

Editor’s Note: The woman featured in this story is a victim of…

Mercer Island Rotary Club announces February students of the month

Mercer Island High School seniors Theresa Czech and Jacob Evans were the…

  • Feb 17th, 2017