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Mercer Island School Board starts recruiting process for new superintendent

The Mercer Island School Board stated on May 11 that its goal…

  • May 26th, 2017

Mercer Island student named to Wesleyan dean’s list

Elisabeth Williams, of Mercer Island, was named to the dean’s list for…

  • May 26th, 2017

Mercer Island student recognized for excellence at Bowdoin College

Bowdoin College’s 21st annual Honors Day acknowledging the exceptional academic accomplishments of…

  • May 26th, 2017

Mercer Island student selected for prestigious alumni group at USD

This year, Tabitha Plummer of Mercer Island was selected to represent the…

  • May 25th, 2017

Mercer Island student wins academic prize in music

Wesleyan University student Rachel Rosenman of Mercer Island was recognized this spring…

  • May 25th, 2017

Mercer Island High School band performs at Victoria Day Parade

About 250 students in the Mercer Island High School band participated in…

  • May 25th, 2017

‘Click It or Ticket’ enforcement campaign runs May 22-June 4

As Washingtonians prepare for upcoming summer travel, the Washington Traffic Safety Commission…

  • May 25th, 2017

FHWA reiterates opposition to SOV access at Island Crest Way

At the close of business on May 23, the city of Mercer…

  • May 25th, 2017

Mercer Island issues precautionary boil water notice for residents southwest of Island Crest Park

Construction work on May 23 caused localized low pressure in the city…

  • May 25th, 2017

Mercer Island Farmers Market opens June 4 for 10th season, with new manager

The Mercer Island Farmers Market returns June 4 for its 10th season…

Islander’s Eagle project will recognize service members

For his Eagle Scout project, Mercer Island High School junior Henry LeMaster…

13 Islanders sign up for local races

Thirteen Islanders filed to run for positions on the City Council and…

Islanders report car prowls, bike thefts and vandalism | Police Blotter

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

  • May 24th, 2017

28 Islanders graduate from police Citizen’s Academy | City briefs

Citizen’s Academy class graduates 28 On May 10, 28 Islanders graduated from…

  • May 23rd, 2017

Cyclists pedal across Mercer Island for Bike to Work Day

Sunny weather returned and many commuters switched from four wheels to two…

Mercer Island students place at international DECA competition

Four members of the Mercer Island High School DECA team placed in…

  • May 23rd, 2017

Island Park presents ‘Dig It!’ musical May 24-25

Island Park’s fifth-grade class will present “Dig It!” from 7-8 p.m. May…

  • May 23rd, 2017

Westbound Interstate 90 closure postponed to May 19-22

Westbound Interstate 90 was scheduled to be reduced to one lane and…

  • May 19th, 2017

MICA releases annual report to every Mercer Island household

Mercer Island Center for the Arts (MICA) recently announced the release of…

  • May 19th, 2017

Mercer Island student earns leadership award

St. Monica eighth grader Nathan Pittiglio has been awarded the Edmund Rice…

  • May 19th, 2017