Opinion

What I learned about life from Mr. Rogers | Column on Faith

A monthly column by a Mercer Island pastor.

  • May 22, 2019

 

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

North Creek’s new club this year works to promote inclusion and helps students make friends and connections.

 

Prom after parties and safety | Dear YFS column

Dear YFS answers community questions (submitted and posed).

  • May 18, 2019

 

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

LWTech is putting in the work to ensure employees feel welcomed on campus.

What’s in a name? | Guest opinion

Why Israel and Palestine are not interchangeable names.

  • Apr 18, 2019

Holy Week is a living icon | On Faith

Icons serve as glimpses of greater purpose.

  • Apr 17, 2019

Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column

Written by Lisa Rosenblum, the director of the King County Library System.

  • Apr 13, 2019

Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level

Avoid foods made with chemicals, support natural detox.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Are sheriffs above the law?

Washington voters have spoken on I-1639. Sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office - and enforce the law.

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

Living on a fixed income in an increasingly expensive region is not easy.

Metzger says farewell to Reporter

Mercer Island Reporter journalist leaving staff after more than four years.

  • Apr 4, 2019

Talking with your children about gender

Youth and Family Services answers local questions.

  • Mar 27, 2019
Sound Publishing’s seven Eastside newspapers are Bellevue Reporter, Kirkland Reporter, Mercer Island Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Issaquah Reporter and Snoqualmie Valley Record.

Sound Publishing’s Eastside newspapers are moving to new home in Kirkland

New advertising director joins Eastside news team

  • Mar 26, 2019
Sound Publishing’s seven Eastside newspapers are Bellevue Reporter, Kirkland Reporter, Mercer Island Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Issaquah Reporter and Snoqualmie Valley Record.

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

Violence in the world will happen but we shouldn’t just resign ourselves to it.

A triangle, a round ball and the shape of things to come

Jerusalem International YMCA a beacon of peace.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook

KCLS offers various resources for individuals looking to take control of their economic success.

Is Mercer Island a sanctuary city?

Police chief addresses concerns about police interactions and policies.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors

Traveling abroad is an easy reminder to check your ethnocentrism.

The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors

Syrian arts curator and cultural advisor shares how art can tell the story of history.

When you aren’t in Kansas anymore

By Greg Asimakoupoulos Special to the Reporter ^ I’ve been thinking a lot about the “Wizard of Oz” recently. For one thing, this year marks… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019