Opinion

Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level

Avoid foods made with chemicals, support natural detox.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Are sheriffs above the law?

Washington voters have spoken on I-1639. Sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office - and enforce the law.

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

Living on a fixed income in an increasingly expensive region is not easy.

Metzger says farewell to Reporter

Mercer Island Reporter journalist leaving staff after more than four years.

  • Apr 4, 2019

Talking with your children about gender

Youth and Family Services answers local questions.

  • Mar 27, 2019
Sound Publishing’s seven Eastside newspapers are Bellevue Reporter, Kirkland Reporter, Mercer Island Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Issaquah Reporter and Snoqualmie Valley Record.

Sound Publishing’s Eastside newspapers are moving to new home in Kirkland

New advertising director joins Eastside news team

  • Mar 26, 2019
Sound Publishing’s seven Eastside newspapers are Bellevue Reporter, Kirkland Reporter, Mercer Island Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Issaquah Reporter and Snoqualmie Valley Record.

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

Violence in the world will happen but we shouldn’t just resign ourselves to it.

A triangle, a round ball and the shape of things to come

Jerusalem International YMCA a beacon of peace.

  • Mar 20, 2019

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook

KCLS offers various resources for individuals looking to take control of their economic success.

Is Mercer Island a sanctuary city?

Police chief addresses concerns about police interactions and policies.

  • Mar 18, 2019

Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors

Traveling abroad is an easy reminder to check your ethnocentrism.

The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors

Syrian arts curator and cultural advisor shares how art can tell the story of history.

When you aren’t in Kansas anymore

By Greg Asimakoupoulos Special to the Reporter ^ I’ve been thinking a lot about the “Wizard of Oz” recently. For one thing, this year marks… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2019

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

Public libraries are places that are free and welcoming to people of all backgrounds.

Local pediatrician recommends vaccines

“Someday I will have a patient with a vaccine-preventable disease like measles.”

  • Feb 16, 2019

Whats wrong with happily ever after? | Windows and Mirrors

The world is filled with the negative; romance novels can be a way from taking a break from it all.

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 30, 2019

Column retort; MIYFS

  • Jan 30, 2019

GUEST OPINION: 30 years, 30 stories

MIYFS Foundation will celebrate 30-years with a breakfast on Feb. 13, 2019.

  • Jan 30, 2019

Combating bigotry | Windows and Mirrors

Author and journalist Jonathan Weisman visited the Stroum Jewish Community Center to as part of the center’s “Words to the Wise” series.

Letters to the Editor, Jan. 16, 2018

MICA numbers

  • Jan 18, 2019