Opinion

Waste reduction in your home through recycling | Sustainable Sustainability

An Islander’s guide to sustainable living.

  • Aug 15, 2019

 

We’re better than this | Windows and Mirrors

The effects Trump’s words can have on us.

 

Reporter publishes new letters policy | EDITORIAL

Letters policy is meant to provide direction and transparency.

  • Jul 26, 2019

 

We can prevent climate catastrophe | Guest Opinion

C. F. Baumgartner is a Mercer Island resident.

  • Jul 25, 2019

Coffee convo highlights opportunities for Reporter

Event provided genuine conversations aimed at improving the Reporter.

  • Jul 18, 2019

The importance of being counted | Windows and Mirrors

The 2020 Census is coming and that can greatly affect everything from government representation and federal funding.

Proud to be themselves | Windows and Mirrors

June is Pride month and PFLAG Bellevue Eastside has been supporting the local LGBTQ+ community since 1996.

Coffee with the editor, July 11

Beginning at 10 a.m. at Convivial Cafe.

  • Jun 20, 2019

Governor’s watch: timing is everything

Inslee, possible candidates eye 2020 race

Closing the margins | Windows and Mirrors

How a program at Mercer Island High School is helping students affect social change.

Legislature: History, investigations and new laws

The 2019 session of the Legislature included controversy, compromise, surprise, new law and more.

A graduation poem (with apologies to Dr. Seuss.) | On Faith

A column written by Greg Asimakoupoulos.

  • Jun 5, 2019

‘If I can do it, they can do it’ | Windows and Mirrors

Lori Matsukawa’s lasting legacy on Asian American journalists.

What I learned about life from Mr. Rogers | Column on Faith

A monthly column by a Mercer Island pastor.

  • May 22, 2019

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

North Creek’s new club this year works to promote inclusion and helps students make friends and connections.

Prom after parties and safety | Dear YFS column

Dear YFS answers community questions (submitted and posed).

  • May 18, 2019

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

LWTech is putting in the work to ensure employees feel welcomed on campus.

What’s in a name? | Guest opinion

Why Israel and Palestine are not interchangeable names.

  • Apr 18, 2019

Holy Week is a living icon | On Faith

Icons serve as glimpses of greater purpose.

  • Apr 17, 2019

Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column

Written by Lisa Rosenblum, the director of the King County Library System.

  • Apr 13, 2019