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The Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce and surrounding businesses in downtown Mercer Island.

Islanders react to mask-free life as things return to normal

Business owners on Mercer Island are also excited to see customers return in greater numbers.

 

In his five-minute podcast, “Punching Out Parkinson’s: How People Use Boxing to Cope with Parkinson’s Disease,” Gabe Gottesman explores how his grandmother and others with Parkinson’s can combat the symptoms by staying active, and in this case, by boxing. Screenshot

Islander creates winning podcast with a mission

Gabe Gottesman explores how his grandmother can fight Parkinson’s symptoms by staying active.

 

Former Mercer Island resident Alison Kimble's debut novel "Strange Gods," a young adult fantasy, comes out July 20. Photo by Courtney Martin

Mercer Island HS grad publishes debut novel ‘Strange Gods’

Story follows a group of teen delinquents across worlds filled with gods and monsters.

 

From left to right: Craig Wright, Mark Wright and Chris Wright, all co-founders of Wright Brothers Farms. Screenshot courtesy of Wright Brothers Farms

‘We view ourselves as temporary stewards of the soil’

Mercer Island brothers run family’s organic vegetable farm.

From left to right: Craig Wright, Mark Wright and Chris Wright, all co-founders of Wright Brothers Farms. Screenshot courtesy of Wright Brothers Farms
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How to find fireworks this year in the Puget Sound region

Global shipment issues affect supply and sales of fireworks.

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