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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
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Eastside Heritage Center to host Bellevue Strawberry Festival

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

  • Jun 14, 2018
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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

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