Time runs out for Philbrook House | City salvaging pieces for interpretive space at office

The city of Bellevue is salvaging pieces of the historic Philbrook House before it is razed for a new office building. The Eastside Heritage Center is also compiling research on the buildings history for an interpretive space on the property. - Eastside Heritage Center
  • Today at 1:19PM

Bellevue native Nils Dickmann’s fevered race to spare Old Main’s oldest structure has come to an end, the Philbrook House’s owner now ready to raze the historic structure to make way for an office building. The diamond store is keeping space available for an interpretive piece on its property, announcing where the house once sat.

The Eastside Scene

Downtown Bellevue's jazz festival is feeling the blues

  • May 28, 2015 at 9:00AM updated May 29, 2015 at 1:04PM

The downtown association had hosted Wednesday night Bellevue Live concert events for several years before upping the ante with its five-day jazz festival seven years ago. This year is the first the BDA is blending Blues into the mix.

Police round up marijuana grow robbers | Charges say former employee easily linked to crime

  • May 28, 2015 at 11:00PM updated May 29, 2015 at 11:46AM

It didn’t take police long to connect an employee to the armed robbery of a legal marijuana growing operation in Factoria last month.

Examiner's Office: Woman found dead in Bellevue apartment was strangled

  • Today at 10:46AM

A dead woman found by maintenance workers in a Bellevue apartment unit under construction back in February was strangled, according to the King County Medical Examiner's Office.

The Eastside Scene

Conversations with Funny People: Kortney Shane Williams

  • May 28, 2015 at 9:29AM

Williams will perform at Laughs Comedy Spot with fellow Seattle comic Derek Sheen on May 29 and 30.

Community Events, May 2015

Add an Event

Read the May 29
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates