Lawrence receives MI Rotary Club Foundation scholarship

The Mercer Island Rotary Club Foundation awarded its $10,000 scholarship to Mercer Island High School senior Maya Lawrence at Rotary’s...

May 21, 2024 2:15 pm


Rotary collaborates with the J

Rotary Club of Mercer Island members went to the Stroum Jewish Community Center on a recent day and picked up…

May 14, 2024 1:30 pm
MIYFS to offer new program for seniors

Living Alone – A community for seniors living alone — is a new Mercer Island Youth and Family Services (MIYFS)…

May 15, 2024 8:30 am
Author Chen visits Island Books

From left to right, Julia Johnson (former editorial assistant at Katherine Tegen Books/HarperCollins) and Justina Chen (author of “With Twice…

May 14, 2024 10:30 am
MI PTA Council honors 2024 Award recipients

Mercer Island PTA Council recently rewarded the following outstanding volunteers, educators and committees for their creativity, innovation, dedication and amazing…

May 14, 2024 9:30 am
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Now in the second year of operation of his Bellevue Pet Supplies Pet store in the MarketPlace at Factoria, Bob…

By Bellevue Factoria Pet Supplies Plus Store owner Bob Fischer • May 10, 2024 6:00 am
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New Prepaid Internet Service Available on Mercer Island

Prepaid service plans are highly favored for their flexibility, affordability, and ease of use, appealing to a broad spectrum of…

By Andy Colley • May 9, 2024 1:30 am







Eating Japan: Seattle’s historic encounter with Chef Shiro Kashiba

Shiro moved to Seattle at a time when the exoticism of Japanese cuisine had suddenly begun finding favorable reviews in American press. By Jayendrina Singha Ray, guest columnist.

April 16, 2024 5:32 pm
Fandoms converge at Emerald City Comic Con

Even with big names at this year’s con, locals brought the good vibes to the nerdy weekend.

By Bailey Josie • March 4, 2024 3:25 pm

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Jung would agree: God is now here | Greg Asimakoupoulos

About the time I was contacted by the International Church in Luzern to consider becoming their interim pastor, my wife…

By Greg Asimakoupoulos Greg Asimakoupoulos • May 21, 2024 8:20 am
Seattle Times Publisher Frank Blethen on the future of newspapers | Hamer

I sat down with him last Friday over coffee to ask some questions about his career.

May 13, 2024 9:44 am

Governor announces rebate program for EV purchases

Washington is the first state to prioritize low-cost leases for electric vehicles.

By Bailey Josie • April 30, 2024 3:12 pm
Foam coolers, takeout containers will be banned in WA

The prohibition on the sale and distribution of these products will take effect June 1 under a law the Legislature approved in 2021.

By Bill Lucia Washington State Standard • April 17, 2024 1:44 pm