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Police chiefs co-host Eastside Muslim Safety Forum

The forum was hosted by police departments and the Muslim Community and Neighborhood Association.

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Locals will be attending tomorrow’s Women’s March on Seattle

Thousands are expected to turn out for tomorrow’s Women’s March on Seattle.…

City of Bellevue pays $1M to Mercer Island family injured in 2014 police cruiser crash

The city of Bellevue agreed to pay approximately $1 million late last…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

Mioposto opens first Eastside location in Mercer Island

Mioposto, Mercer Island’s new wood-fired pizzeria, opened in the Hadley building on…

Mercer Island city manager to hold light rail listening session on Jan. 19

The city of Mercer Island had originally planned its light rail open…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

Mostly Music in the Park issues call for musicians

Performing artists are needed for the 2017 Mercer Island Art Council’s Mostly…

  • Jan 19th, 2017

Mercer Island School Board reorganizes; selects David D’Souza as new president

The Mercer Island School Board of Directors is continuing its work in…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Mercer Island car prowler steals GPS and camera lens, leaves two cookies behind | Police Blotter

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

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Dr. Gary Plano announces plans to depart as Mercer Island superintendent on June 30

In a message sent to Mercer Island families, staff and community members…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Islanders petition council to fight for I-90 mobility

As the closure of the Interstate 90 center roadway express lanes looms…

Mercer Island urges lawmakers to extend existing levy limits

With Mercer Island standing to lose $1.8 million in local dollars in…

Kindergarten registration for 2017-18 school year opens soon

Mercer Island School District will begin accepting kindergarten registrations for the 2017-18…

  • Jan 17th, 2017

Mercer Island City Council to consider two code changes

At its Jan. 3 meeting, the Mercer Island City Council took initial…

Blue Friday | City of Mercer Island employees show Seahawk pride

City of Mercer Island employees showed their Seahawk pride on Jan. 5…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Islander Lisa Wellman sworn into office to represent 41st District

State Sen. Lisa Wellman, D-Mercer Island, was sworn into office to represent…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Mercer Island High School to present ‘Big Love’ as winter play

The Mercer Island High School drama department will present its winter play…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Application period for Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship opens Jan. 15

The application period for Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship is now open to…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Mercer Island broadcasting students named as finalists for national awards

Seven Mercer Island High School broadcasting students have been named as finalists…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

Eastbound I-90 to close this weekend | City briefs

Eastbound I-90 to close this weekend Interstate 90 detours return again with…

  • Jan 11th, 2017

King County Sheriff comes to town | John Urquhart discusses policing perceptions with Mercer Island Chamber

King County Sheriff John Urquhart visited the Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce…