Lindsay Larin

Prevention key to battling bullying

Bennett Elementary’s psychologist Sarah Slatt is an advocate for prevention. More specifically, the prevention of bullying in Bellevue schools. New data released by the Olweus… Continue reading

 

School teams up with YES to combat bullying

Bennett Elementary's psychologist Sarah Slatt is an advocate for prevention. More specifically, the prevention of bullying in Bellevue schools.

 

White House honors Bellevue couple for battle against child obesity

To most 10-year-olds, a slice of greasy pepperoni pizza and a can of sugar-laced soda sounds like a practical lunch choice. The reality, according to the USDA nutrition dataset, paints a very different picture.

 

Pounding piano keys is music to their ears

The sweet sounds of a trained pianist were replaced by the deafening noise of pounding piano keys this past Friday during an after-school program at The Salvation Army Eastside in Bellevue. With the noise came smiles and laughter of nearly a dozen kids, happy at receiving the gift of music.

John Legend talks about poverty, education to Hopelink luncheon

In the hours leading up to the 15th Annual Reaching Out Luncheon for Hopelink, a soft spoken John Legend eloquently shared his passion for education reform and solving the issue of poverty in America.

Assistance League makes back-to-school a good time for low-income students

Assistance League of the Eastside president Chrissy Brackett was out of breath but all smiles at a recent Fred Meyer shopping event in Bellevue.

At Bellevue’s Bill the Butcher, it’s always meat and greet

When Dr. Mark Adams of the health and wellness company, Onvo, needs to jump start a new program for a client, he doesn't send them off with a list of tasteless diet foods to buy. Instead, he writes a prescription for grass fed, grass finished meat and sends them next door to Bill the Butcher.

Richard Lewis brings comedic therapy to Parlor Live this weekend

Lewis also has found his way back on stage for his "Misery Loves Company Stand-Up Tour" coming to the Parlor Live Comedy Club this weekend.

Comedic innovator Tom Green coming to Snoqualmie Casino on Thusday

When it comes to celebrities and their homes, the front door symbolizes a sanctuary, the one place to escape the vexatious paparazzi and constant public scrutiny. That is unless your name is Tom Green.

Quick action saves Bellevue man who passed out in rush-hour traffic

Bill Pace woke up on a recent weekday morning feeling weak in the knees. A few days later, Pace was driving on his way back from a visit with a friend in Kent when he passed out behind wheel. As his car approached the I-405 interchange from Highway 167 in rush hour traffic, his car swerved from lane to lane, clocking in at around 35 miles an hour.

Bellevue firefighters to collect tips to help stricken comrade

A group of Bellevue firefighters will experience a new kind of rush this weekend, as they step out of their gear and into the role of restaurant server and host.

Overlake Hospital’s Stanza Cafe has new menu with fresh bites, organic items

The newly reopened Stanza's CafĂ© at Overlake Hospital Medical Center in Bellevue offers an all-new menu, brimming with fresh produce, organic fruits, locally-made desserts and… Continue reading

Father, son share bicycle trip to Grand Canyon

The gear was bought, the training was complete and the route was mapped out. Now all father and son bicycling team Hoyt and Jencen Robey had to do was complete the 500 mile journey, from Bountiful, Utah to the Grand Canyon North Rim in Arizona.

Twisted Cork reopens with breakfast, evening dining

Hyatt Regency Bellevue has officially reopened Twisted Cork and Twisted Cork Lounge, giving the restaurant space a refreshed look and new, rotating menu featuring local ingredients.

Newport student finds learns to step out of his comfort zone

Newport High School senior Perry Nunes has learned quite a few things during his years at school. Stepping out of his comfort zone has been one of the more important lessons of late.

CF Kids to hold shoe drive

To help prepare local foster kids for back to school, CF Kids and CF Kids Salon at Crossroads Shopping Center has set out to collect new shoes just in time for fall.

Coffee, gelato ‘alive’ at Vovito Caffe and Gelato at The Bravern

Vovito Caffe and Gelato owners, Ariff and Shairose Gulamani, had a vision. The two Eastside entrepreneurs wanted to open a new business in Bellevue that… Continue reading

Students set up shop to inspire others to explore science, technology

It may be summer break, but instead of wasting lazy days in front of the television, a group of Bellevue-based high school students are staying… Continue reading

Founder of Belladonna Breast Imaging Center wants to make a difference in women’s lives

Bellevue resident Marita Acheson, M.D. founded the newly opened Belladonna Breast Imaging Center (BBIC) to make a difference.

It’s arts fairs time in Bellevue

With the sun shining and the sky clear, It can only mean one thing: it's time for the arts fairs in Downtown Bellevue.