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School briefs

Kaleidoscope of mosaics at IMS

  • Sep 2, 2008

One more night

One more night

  • Sep 2, 2008
A youth rides a bike through Pioneer Park on the South end of Mercer Island last Tuesday

On the trail

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  • Aug 26, 2008
A youth rides a bike through Pioneer Park on the South end of Mercer Island last Tuesday

Events

Beyond Oil: Transforming Transportation Conference: Sept. 4-5, Microsoft Executive Center, 16070 N.E. 34th Way, Redmond. Annual TransTech Conference, National Demonstration Project. Registration required. $35/Thurs., $65/Fri.; $95/both days. Mollie Tschida, (206) 292-0401 ext. 111. www.cascadiaproject.org.

  • Aug 26, 2008
Artwork by Island artist Michal Goldberg hangs above the fireplace at the South-end Starbucks. The coffee shop held a grand re-opening earlier this month after weeks of remodeling done mostly at night. The shop has new furniture

Community Briefs

Parks measures to go before Island voters

  • Aug 26, 2008
Artwork by Island artist Michal Goldberg hangs above the fireplace at the South-end Starbucks. The coffee shop held a grand re-opening earlier this month after weeks of remodeling done mostly at night. The shop has new furniture

This Week

Chamber lunch to feature Children’s Hospital leader

  • Aug 26, 2008
Julia Jung

Let’s go, let’s go!

Array

  • Aug 20, 2008
Julia Jung
Tom and Kathleen May

Tom and Kathleen May

Tom and Kathleen May celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 9, 2008, after Mr. May’s milestone of turning 75 on Aug. 8.

  • Aug 19, 2008
Tom and Kathleen May
Matthew Plude and  Laura Dowd

Wedding

Plude-Dowd

  • Aug 19, 2008
Matthew Plude and  Laura Dowd

Calendar

Events

  • Aug 19, 2008

Community briefs

Cellar 46

  • Aug 19, 2008

This Week

Farmers Market Cooking

  • Aug 19, 2008

Calendar

SR-520 Tolling Open Houses: 5-7:30 p.m.; Aug. 13, Community Center at Mercer View, Mercer Island. Learn about tolling options. 520 Tolling Implementation Committee seeks public input by Aug. 31. www.build520.org.

  • Aug 13, 2008
Teen volunteer Inbal Levin

Helpers

Teen volunteer Inbal Levin, center, braids Challah dough with Yochanon Plotke, right, during the Friendship Circle Camp at Herzl-Ner Tamid Conservative Congregation on Mercer Island, Friday, Aug. 8. The Friendship Circle, an organization dedicated to helping families with children who have special needs, offers the opportunity for special-needs children to interact with teens through various creative activities.

  • Aug 13, 2008
Teen volunteer Inbal Levin
Islander Lori Langston gathers a bouquet of sunflowers at the Mercer Island Farmers Market. See more photos on page A9.

A day at the market

Islander Lori Langston gathers a bouquet of sunflowers at the Mercer Island Farmers Market on its opening day, Aug. 10. More market photos can be viewed on page A9 in the current issue of the Mercer Island Reporter.

  • Aug 13, 2008
Islander Lori Langston gathers a bouquet of sunflowers at the Mercer Island Farmers Market. See more photos on page A9.

Paul W. Knoll | Obituary

Dr. Paul W. Knoll, dearest husband and father, died peacefully at his home in Mukilteo, Wash., surrounded by his family on Aug. 5, after a courageous battle with cancer.

  • Aug 13, 2008
A new Bell 407 helicopter has been acquired by King County.

County’s new crime-fighting helicopter

A new police helicopter was rolled out on Thursday, a tri-county asset to fighting crime, searching for missing persons, and serving as a life-saving platform during a natural disaster or terrorist incident.

  • Aug 13, 2008
A new Bell 407 helicopter has been acquired by King County.
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City seeking citizens to serve on committees for ballot measures

On Aug. 4, the Mercer Island City Council approved Ordinances No. 08-07 and 08-08 to submit Proposition No. 1: General Obligation Parks and Open Space Bonds, and Proposition No. 2: Levy for Park Operations and Maintenance, to King County Elections for inclusion on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot.

  • Aug 12, 2008