Andy Nystrom

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Obeidat vaults her way to Dartmouth College

She will compete in Ivy League sports events and major in data science.

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Mercer Island Marine Patrol floats information regarding boat safety

Sergeant Chad Schumacher discusses the do’s and don’ts of water activity.

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President Biden responds to letters local kindergartners penned to him

Stroum Jewish Community Center students receive surprise.

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Mayor signs Juneteenth and Gun Violence Awareness Day proclamations

Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the United States.

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Delivering the tunes: Musicians are back and performing together again

Islander Middle School students play live on June 3.

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McGovern and his buddies make a difference in people’s lives

Spotlighting The First Night Project and the Mercer Island Young Men’s Service Organization.

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Best Buddies Mercer Island members are enthused after receiving awards

Local chapter’s success is highlighted at Friendship Walk.

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Mercer Island High School student athletes honored at signing day ceremony

They’re set to compete on the college scene.

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Taylor keeps her brother’s memory alive through The Scooty Fund

Fund focuses on mental health and wellness.

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Camaraderie and competition are tops for Chang on the soccer scene

MIHS senior captain will play for George Fox University next season.

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Longtime Islander receives Exceptional Educator award

Mercer Island Preschool Association honors Christofferson.

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Mercer Island Police Department on the lookout for car prowlers

Rash of crimes has hit the Island and beyond.

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City council approves funding for Luther Burbank Docks renovation project

$113,000 will help the project reach 30% design.

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Mercerdale Park playground renovation project receives budget boost

City council accepts design and approves amended project budget.

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‘I think we’re in a great position to come back even stronger’

Perez leads the charge to rebuild Thrift Shop’s operations.

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Running the bases, baking cookies and cakes

Mercer Island’s Lyon captains the school fastpitch softball squad.

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Biking boom during the pandemic rolls into Bike Month

May 21 is Bike Everywhere Day.

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Grad Grams celebrate students and fund Community Scholarship

Gifts are currently on sale for elementary, junior high and high school grads.

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Graphic courtesy of Mercer Island Youth and Family Services

Youth and Family Services offers Be REAL program for local students

Program comes by way of the University of Washington.

Graphic courtesy of Mercer Island Youth and Family Services