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Johnson pictured with Overlake President and CEO Mike Marshand Chief HR and Chief Compliance Officer Lisa Brock. Photo courtesy of Overlake

Overlake honors team member for 50 years of service

Karly Johnson celebrated 50 years of service on June 1 after he began delivering mail in 1967.

  • Jun 7, 2018
Johnson pictured with Overlake President and CEO Mike Marshand Chief HR and Chief Compliance Officer Lisa Brock. Photo courtesy of Overlake

Sunrise Senior living receives quality awards

Local communities won the award, including Sunrise of Bellevue, Bothell and Mercer Island.

  • Jun 5, 2018
Promotional poster courtesy of YES

‘13 Reasons Why to Have a Conversation With Your Child’

YES hosts a free, educational event on teen suicide prevention.

  • Jun 4, 2018
Promotional poster courtesy of YES

Teen-driver crashes kill 10 people daily in 100 deadliest days

Deadly teen crashes jump 14 percent; speed, impairment and distraction are major factors.

  • Jun 1, 2018

Wellman’s statewide tour focuses on school safety

On her tour, Lisa Wellman, D-Mercer Island, will visit all nine Educational Service Districts.

  • Jun 1, 2018
Map of Kelsey Creek Culvert. Courtesy of the city of Bellevue

Construction on Northeast 8th to replace Kelsey Creek culvert

Bellevue utilities will begin the construction in late June.

  • May 31, 2018
Map of Kelsey Creek Culvert. Courtesy of the city of Bellevue
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Consulate General of France visits Bellevue for library dedication

Emmanuel Lebrun-Damiens visited the French Immersion School of Washington in Bellevue.

  • May 31, 2018
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Bellevue City Hall. File photo

Bellevue adopts FARS code as part of fire safety upgrade

Now the Firefighter Air Replenishment Systems must be installed in all new high-rise buildings.

  • May 31, 2018
Bellevue City Hall. File photo

Suspect pistol whips victim | Police blotter for May 17-20

This is not a comprehensive list of incidents in Bellevue.

  • May 30, 2018
Reporter File Photo

Summer reading for all ages begins June 1 at KCLS Libraries

The “Libraries Rock!” programs help prevent school-aged youth from the academic “summer slide”.

  • May 30, 2018
Reporter File Photo

Volunteers build access ramps for locals

Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties hosted the 25th Rampathon last Saturday.

  • May 30, 2018

Get outside on Lake to Lake Bike Ride

Bellevue offers two routes for locals who want to participate in the bike ride.

  • May 29, 2018

Community embraces support for mental health rehabilitation

Dr. Melet Whinston the medical director for UnitedHealthcare Community Plan breaks down HERO House.

  • May 24, 2018

Mark Holmes joins HNTB as construction services deputy director

Significant design and management experience combines with expertise in Puget Sound projects.

  • May 22, 2018

Murray introduces new bill to combat child care cost

The bill would ensure families pay no more than seven percent of income toward child care

Tateuchi Center names Ray Cullom CEO

The Eastside’s first performing arts organization will begin development and programming this year.

  • May 21, 2018
CEO of Zoompark and second-place winner, Aaditya Rao

Bellevue student entrepreneurs launch businesses through academy

Bellevue entrepreneurs debuted 17 companies at the YEA! Student Startup Trade Show last Wednesday.

CEO of Zoompark and second-place winner, Aaditya Rao

King County Metro launches annual In Motion program

The program will reward people who pledge to drive less in South Bellevue.

  • May 18, 2018

Local chiropractor named in 10 Best in Washington

Dr. Jeremy Welch was recognized as 2018’s 10 Best Chiropractors for Client Satisfaction.

  • May 17, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Bellevue

‘Beautify and care for streamside properties’

Bellevue is offering a free workshop on how locals can care for their property.

  • May 16, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Bellevue