Opinion

Prom after parties and safety | Dear YFS column

Prom after parties and safety | Dear YFS column

Dear YFS answers community questions (submitted and posed).

  • May 18, 2019
Prom after parties and safety | Dear YFS column
Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

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

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors
What’s in a name? | Guest opinion

What’s in a name? | Guest opinion

Why Israel and Palestine are not interchangeable names.

  • Apr 18, 2019
What’s in a name? | Guest opinion
Holy Week is a living icon | On Faith

Holy Week is a living icon | On Faith

Icons serve as glimpses of greater purpose.

  • Apr 17, 2019
Holy Week is a living icon | On Faith
Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column

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
Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column
Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level

Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level

Avoid foods made with chemicals, support natural detox.

  • Apr 10, 2019
Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level
Are sheriffs above the law?

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.

Are sheriffs above the law?
The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

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

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

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

Talking with your children about gender

Youth and Family Services answers local questions.

  • Mar 27, 2019
Talking with your children about gender
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

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

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

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors
A triangle, a round ball and the shape of things to come

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

Jerusalem International YMCA a beacon of peace.

  • Mar 20, 2019
A triangle, a round ball and the shape of things to come
Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook

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

Libraries as entrepreneurial hubs | Book Nook
Is Mercer Island a sanctuary city?

Is Mercer Island a sanctuary city?

Police chief addresses concerns about police interactions and policies.

  • Mar 18, 2019
Is Mercer Island a sanctuary city?
Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors

Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors

Traveling abroad is an easy reminder to check your ethnocentrism.

Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors
The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors

The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors

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

The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors
When you aren’t in Kansas anymore

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
When you aren’t in Kansas anymore
Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook

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.

Why public libraries matter more than ever in the information age | Book Nook
Local pediatrician recommends vaccines

Local pediatrician recommends vaccines

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

  • Feb 16, 2019
Local pediatrician recommends vaccines