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Chestnut Hill Academy collects trash for Earth Week

Bellevue’s Chestnut Hill Academy used Earth Week to visualize how much of…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

 

Overlake Medical Center Raises $1.1 Million At Annual ‘Bandage Ball’

Overlake Medical Center Foundation &Auxiliaries hosted its annual Bandage Ball auction on…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

 

Bellevue resident Bea Corley takes stage in “The Secret Garden”

Young actors make the profession move forward. Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre specializes…

 

Process underway to appoint EBCC pro and con statement committees

Residents in part of East Bellevue can vote in November on whether…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Bellevue Police taking back unwanted drugs on April 29

On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Bellevue…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Methodist churches to raise money for Okanogan fires

An evening of inspirational music to help raise funds for the rebuilding…

  • Apr 30th, 2017

Bel-Red YMCA to give out bike helmets

The annual Healthy Kids Day event takes place at hundreds of YMCA…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

Youth symphony throws free party for growing artists

The community isinvited to attend Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra’s free second annual…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

After 41 years as a cop, Bellevue Detective Jerry Johnson looks to retirement

For 41 years, Jerry Johnson has made his way solving crimes. Detective…

Mayor, Deputy Mayor see opportunities, challenges for Bellevue ahead

Bellevue remains a city in motion, which looks to continue well into…

South Bellevue Park-and-Ride to close May 30

The South Bellevue Park-and-Ride is schedule to close May 30 to make…

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

Bellevue running family blooms at Woodland marathon

Ten-year-old triplets running on the streets with their dad is not something…

Bellevue student honors father by raising money to fight brain cancer

There wasn’t anything the Lisk family could have done when patriarch Dennis…

Sammamish High School brings green ogre to life

Sammamish High School Theatre is bringing everyone’s favorite curmudgeonly ogre to life,…

TEDxBellevueCollege focuses on perception

The first TEDxBellevueCollege was held in the Carlson Theatre on April 4,…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

J’Accuzzi | Bellevue Police Blotter April 10 – April 15

April 10 PROWLER: Officers arrived after a prowler was reported in the…

Beatles animator Ron Campbell brings artwork to Bellevue next week

After delighting cartoon fans of the world for five decades, animator Ron…

Bellevue City Council moves forward on Eastgate shelter, with major caveat

In a boisterous public meeting Monday night, the Bellevue City Council voted…

Bellevue City Council prepares for Eastgate shelter decision

The Bellevue City Council could take action to move forward with siting…

  • Apr 16th, 2017

Karol Brown launches council campaign

Karol Brown has announced that she is running for a position on…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Newcastle plans Earth Week celebrations

April 17, 2017, kicks off Earth Week and the city of Newcastle…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Four scouts to earn Eagle Scout honors this weekend in Bellevue

Four Boy Scouts will formally earn their Eagle Awards this Saturday, April…

Overlake Transit Center to close May 1

On May 1, the contractor building the future Redmond Technology Center light…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Hawaiian Punch | Bellevue Police Blotter April 3 – April 9

April 3 Nailed it: A man was walking his dog near a…

Fatal Chimney Condo fire in Downtown Bellevue ruled an accident

A previous copy of this story mistakenly identified Fire Investigator Brooke Robinson…

School districts share homeless students’ struggles; daily search for food, housing leave studies behind

High school years: for students it’s a time to prepare for college,…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

BelRed businesses invited to discuss EastLink impact in Bellevue

The Bellevue Office of Economic Development and Sound Transit invite Bellevue businesses…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

All in for Autism preps race to help families dealing with autism

Nicole Gooldy was overjoyed. What new mother wouldn’t be? When her Jack…

Excavator strikes gas line Richards Road, causing leak

During a Bellevue Transportation Department project on Richards Road, construction crews accidentally…

Councilmember Conrad Lee announces re-election efforts

Conrad Lee formally announced his candidacy for re-election to the Bellevue City…

  • Apr 9th, 2017

Bellevue’s lost sons honored at centennial anniversary of World War One

On April 6, 1917, the United States Congress voted overwhelmingly to declare…

King County Housing Authority reopens waiting list for affordable housing

With a record number of low-income households around King County struggling to…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Lifespring raises $462,285 to support Bellevue’s kids

More than 750 Bellevue community members gathered at the Meydenbauer Center on…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Bridle Trails State Park participating in state Earth Day celebrations

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and numerous partners invite the…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

None seriously injured as collision causes traffic snarl on Lake Hills Connector

Everyone mercifully walked away from an ugly vehicle collision on Thursday afternoon…

Open Window School students engage in mock legislative experience

This year, eighth graders at Bellevue’s Open Window School have been learning…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Multiple slots open on Bellevue boards and commissions

The Bellevue City Council is seeking candidates for vacancies on the city’s…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

The importance of enunciation | Bellevue Police Blotter March 21 – April 2

March 20 ENUNCIATE: A suspect told a parking attendant in Downtown Bellevue…

Bellevue cops crack down on distracted driving

“U Text, U Drive, U Pay” is the message the Washington Traffic…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Student group demands reviewed hiring practices at Bellevue College

An activist student group at Bellevue College has taken the administration’s hiring…

Jared Nieuwenhuis tosses hat into City Council election ring

Standing with family and neighborhood leaders, Parks & Community Services Board Member…

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Utilities work to shut down 114th Avenue Southeast

Work near the Bellefield Area of Bellevue will shut down 114th Avenue…

  • Apr 3rd, 2017

Schools Foundation raises more than $700,000

The Bellevue community raised $700,000 at the annual Spring for Schools Benefit…

  • Mar 31st, 2017

Simas withdraws interest from November council election

Just days after his selection as an interim City Council member and…

King County Library director resigns after code of conduct violation

Gary Wasdin, director of the King County Library System (KCLS) since January…

Dr. Jerry Weber picked for Bellevue College president

The Bellevue College Board of Trustees announced Wednesday that they have voted…

Bellevue man sentenced to five years for fraud

After defrauding several businesses of more than $3 million over the course…

State Route 520 to close all weekend, drivers advised to find alternate routes

Beginning Friday night, March 31, contractor crews working for the Washington State…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

City hosts online open house on affordable housing

Residents now have another opportunity to share their thoughts on Bellevue’s draft…

  • Mar 27th, 2017

Sound Transit approves $225 million contract increase on East Link I-90 light rail project

Citing the engineering and construction difficulty of the world’s first light rail…

  • Mar 27th, 2017