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Eastside Baby Corner hosts fourth annual Diaper Derby

The challenge took place on June 15 and ended with Erin Hansman getting her head shaved.

  • Jun 25, 2018

Kris Agers joins HNTB as Northwest District sales manager

Extensive background includes sector sales, operations management and leadership roles.

  • Jun 25, 2018

Seattle Humane to celebrate Seattle Pride with doggie drag event

Seattle Humane’s MaxMobile and Life-Saver Rescue vehicle will also be in the Seattle Pride Parade on June 24.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Bellevue City Hall. File photo

Bellevue recruits for Essentials Class of 2018

The application deadline to take part in the class is Aug. 1.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Bellevue City Hall. File photo

Project Jason leads the way for kids at Somerset Elementary School

Somerset students recently gave back to their community by providing clothing for homeless patients at Overlake Hospital.

Bob Ferguson launches website for human trafficking victims

The website will provide a hub for services and resources for labor and sex trafficking victims.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Juanita High School. Photo courtesy of Lake Washington School District

Juanita students receive the Mash/Eggers scholarship

Jeff Mash and Kathleen Eggers of Morgan Stanley in Bellevue awarded four local students.

  • Jun 20, 2018
Juanita High School. Photo courtesy of Lake Washington School District

The King County Library System invites locals to cool down

King County Libraries are air conditioned and an option for locals to stay cool during summer heat.

  • Jun 19, 2018
Photos courtesy of MilliporeSigma

Mobile science lab sparks students’ interest in STEM

MilliporeSigma’s Curiosity Cube is a mobile science lab and will tour the greater Seattle area.

  • Jun 19, 2018
Photos courtesy of MilliporeSigma

Innovation Triangle represents region at investment summit

Innovation Triangle works to create business opportunities in Bellevue, Kirkland and Redmond.

  • Jun 15, 2018
Reporter file photo

Eastside Heritage Center to host Bellevue Strawberry Festival

The event will take place on June 23 and June 24.

  • Jun 14, 2018
Reporter file photo

Locals student arrested and expelled after making threats | Police blotter

The Bellevue police blotter for June 6-10.

  • Jun 13, 2018
Photo courtesy of Burger Brawler

‘Ready. Set. Eat.’

Burger Brawler hosts first annual Prime Burger Brawl eating contest slated for June 16.

  • Jun 13, 2018
Photo courtesy of Burger Brawler

City Hall recognized as leader in healthy buildings

The building is now the first public Fitwel certified building in the region.

  • Jun 12, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Bellevue

Bellevue holds ‘Essentials’ informational meeting on June 13

Bellevue Essentials is a city program that will educate up and coming community leaders.

  • Jun 11, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Bellevue

Alliance of Eastside Agencies announces 2018 awards

Numerous Eastside Alliance members received awards for Outstanding Contribution in Human Services.

  • Jun 8, 2018
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