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Mercer Island’s Taylor teams up with friend to launch Provide Now

Mercer Island’s Taylor teams up with friend to launch Provide Now

Nonprofit is helping those in need.

Mercer Island’s Taylor teams up with friend to launch Provide Now
Mercer Island Preschool Association brings families together

Mercer Island Preschool Association brings families together

Legacy nonprofit has been thriving for 83 years.

Mercer Island Preschool Association brings families together
People bring ‘good vibes’ to the Mercer Island Farmers Market

People bring ‘good vibes’ to the Mercer Island Farmers Market

Market runs Sundays through Sept. 27.

People bring ‘good vibes’ to the Mercer Island Farmers Market
McLellan and her fellow teachers are rolling remotely

McLellan and her fellow teachers are rolling remotely

Excitement abounds in the realm of online instruction

McLellan and her fellow teachers are rolling remotely
Council addresses Town Center moratorium, proposed temporary utility tax rates increase

Council addresses Town Center moratorium, proposed temporary utility tax rates increase

Members approve ordinances for further discussion on both subjects at Sept. 1 meeting.

Council addresses Town Center moratorium, proposed temporary utility tax rates increase
Students are set to DoMInate Virtually this school year

Students are set to DoMInate Virtually this school year

MIHS DECA Club members roll out campaign.

Students are set to DoMInate Virtually this school year
Mercer Island masks up with free giveaways

Mercer Island masks up with free giveaways

Emergency Preparedness volunteers lead the way.

Mercer Island masks up with free giveaways
‘We are there in more ways than just radio’

‘We are there in more ways than just radio’

Mercer Island Radio Operators is a staple in the community

‘We are there in more ways than just radio’
Northwest Yeshiva High School students receive Covid Relief Tuition Grants

Northwest Yeshiva High School students receive Covid Relief Tuition Grants

Greenbergs set up a foundation to local Jewish school.

Northwest Yeshiva High School students receive Covid Relief Tuition Grants
‘It’s about working with people and respecting people’

‘It’s about working with people and respecting people’

Rep. Smith speaks at Rotary Club of Mercer Island meeting.

‘It’s about working with people and respecting people’
Mercer Island prepares to take legal action against Sound Transit

Mercer Island prepares to take legal action against Sound Transit

Council says city has reached an impasse with agency on Bus/Rail Interchange design.

Mercer Island prepares to take legal action against Sound Transit
School district leads alternative learning experiences webinar

School district leads alternative learning experiences webinar

Event covers MIonline, special education services and more.

School district leads alternative learning experiences webinar
Crosswalk safety project construction will soon be underway near Aubrey Davis Park

Crosswalk safety project construction will soon be underway near Aubrey Davis Park

Kamins Construction project is slated to take six weeks.

Crosswalk safety project construction will soon be underway near Aubrey Davis Park
City working hard to support businesses during the pandemic

City working hard to support businesses during the pandemic

Recent ordinance focuses on eating and drinking establishments

City working hard to support businesses during the pandemic
Pictured is a screenshot of the Mercer Island School District board meeting on Aug. 11 via Zoom.                                Mercer Island School Board led a community linkage session on Aug. 11 via Zoom. Screenshot

School board members, staff and instructors answer community’s questions regarding reopening plan

These are challenging times, said Mercer Island School District board president Deborah Lurie. As the school year nears — one that will begin remotely —… Continue reading

Pictured is a screenshot of the Mercer Island School District board meeting on Aug. 11 via Zoom.                                Mercer Island School Board led a community linkage session on Aug. 11 via Zoom. Screenshot
Mercer Island’s Evans holes WJGA state golf tournament title

Mercer Island’s Evans holes WJGA state golf tournament title

Ethan Evans fired up his golf clubs to the tune of 12 birdies and one eagle en route to notching the 44th Annual Washington Junior… Continue reading

Mercer Island’s Evans holes WJGA state golf tournament title
Pictured is a screenshot from the Luther Burbank Park waterfront-renovations charrette.

Overflow crowd participates in waterfront-renovations charrette

A virtual design charrette focused on Luther Burbank Park waterfront renovations was overflowing with participants on Aug. 6. Built in 1974, the park’s waterfront docks… Continue reading

Pictured is a screenshot from the Luther Burbank Park waterfront-renovations charrette.
‘The human connection piece, that hasn’t changed one bit’

‘The human connection piece, that hasn’t changed one bit’

Stroum Jewish Community Center camp is more important than ever.

‘The human connection piece, that hasn’t changed one bit’
City Council schedules second reading of moratorium ordinance

City Council schedules second reading of moratorium ordinance

Mercer Island City Councilmember Jake Jacobson felt it was vital to schedule a second reading of the ordinance regarding the six-month Town Center development moratorium.… Continue reading

City Council schedules second reading of moratorium ordinance
Customers buying high volume of products at cannabis shops

Customers buying high volume of products at cannabis shops

Retail establishments get the green light to remain open during COVID-19 pandemic.

Customers buying high volume of products at cannabis shops