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Bellevue City Council discusses alternative location for Eastside men’s shelter

Bellevue City Councilmember Kevin Wallace has a different idea for the location of the Eastside men’s shelter. Initially proposed for Eastgate, the new location would… Continue reading

Bellevue police investigating stabbing, robbery of jewelry courier

A man carrying jewelry was stabbed in Bellevue Thursday. Bellevue police responded to the assault at 2:08 p.m. in the Kelsey Creek Shopping Center, located… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Sammamish High School in Bellevue holds ribbon cutting

Sammamish High School held its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Sept. 29. The new three-story school is an impressive 323,153 square feet, with 79… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Meydenbauer Bay Neighbors Association to host Bellevue City Council candidates forum

The Meydenbauer Bay Neighbors Association will hold an evening forum for residents to meet the Bellevue City Council candidates. The community is invited to attend… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Grocery store voyeur gets away | Bellevue Police Blotter

Sept. 25 Assault: At 12:47 p.m. in the 15000 block of SE 15th St., a 27-year-old woman assaulted her father during an argument. She was… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Bellevue’s Downtown Livability Initiative heading toward adoption | Council Roundup

The Bellevue City Council was given a sixth in-depth briefing on the Downtown Livability Initiative on Monday night. Adoption of the Land Use Code package… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

Bellevue police investigating series of necklace robberies

Bellevue police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspects involved in a recent series of necklace robberies in Bellevue. The same suspects… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

Seattle Councilmember Lorena González to speak at Bellevue College on DACA

As part of a series of events for Bellevue College’s annual Homecoming Week, on Monday, Oct. 9, Seattle Councilmember Lorena González will share her personal… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2017

City of Bellevue looking for member to serve on Human Services Commission

The Bellevue City Council is seeking candidates for a vacancy on Bellevue’s Human Services Commission. Applications are due by Friday, Oct. 20 and can be… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2017

Group holds Bellevue candlelight vigil to honor Las Vegas shooting victims

At least 59 were killed Sunday night in Las Vegas with more than 500 injured in one of the deadliest shootings in the United States.… Continue reading

Bellevue in ‘best position of any city’ for Amazon HQ2

Bellevue is among regional players Tacoma and Seattle in a game to win the location of Amazon’s second headquarters, dubbed Amazon HQ2. The city of… Continue reading

Community raises more than $400,000 to support Bellevue-based Kindering

Guests donated more than $400,000 for Bellevue-based Kindering at their 12th annual Salute to Courage luncheon on Sept. 29. Kindering, now in its 55th year,… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2017

Bellevue Bloodworks Northwest accepting blood donation for victims of Las Vegas mass shooting

In partnership with the United Blood Services in Las Vegas, Bloodworks Northwest is offering emergency blood components for the medical treatment of people injured in… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2017

Making sense of the rape allegation against King County’s top cop

When the King County Ombudsman’s Office released a critical review of Sheriff John Urquhart’s handling of a sexual-assault charge made against him in 2016, it… Continue reading

New rapid transit bus lines could hit Bellevue by 2024

Three additional RapidRide bus lines could be in the cards for Bellevue if a plan to expand routes countywide is approved. King County Metro currently… Continue reading

Bellevue police expand online crime reporting tool

The public can now use the Bellevue Police Department’s online crime reporting system to report two new categories of incidents – incidents of bias related… Continue reading

  • Sep 29, 2017

Bellevue police major retires after 33 years in law enforcement

After 31 years of service with the Bellevue Police Department, Major Jerry Litzau is retiring from the Department. His last day was Sept. 20. Major… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017

Bellevue police reach out to bilingual residents with ‘At Your Service’ brochures, video

As part of an ongoing effort to enhance police-community relations, the Bellevue Police Department will begin distributing bilingual “At Your Service” brochures in English and… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017

Bellevue elementary students, parents encouraged to walk to school Oct. 4

Students, parents, and teachers at 10 Bellevue School District elementary schools will come together on Wednesday, Oct. 4 for Walk to School Day. The annual… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017

Juvenile threatens to kill police | Bellevue Police Blotter

Sept. 18 Water main break causes sink hole: At 12:53 a.m. in the intersection of Southeast 46th Street and 150th Avenue Southeast, a water main… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017