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Afghanistan refugee shares how Friends of Youth gave him hope at Bellevue event

Hundreds celebrate youth at annual Friends of Youth luncheon.

Bellevue teen recognized for saving grandfather’s life on freeway

The California Highway Patrol presented a certificate through Bellevue police at a student assembly.

  • Mar 9, 2018

Wells Medina Nursery to unveil private collection of unique rhododendrons

The rare specimens came from a large private collection offered exclusively to Wells Medina.

  • Mar 9, 2018

3 Bellevue College students named to All-Washington Academic Team

The students were recognized for academic achievement and community service.

  • Mar 8, 2018

Bellevue seeks public input on homeless shelter land-use code amendments

Action needs to be taken before emergency ordinance expires in August.

Customer spits in employee’s face | Bellevue Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog: March 4 Not the TV: At 1:13 p.m. in the 600 block… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2018

Bellevue approves $1.8 million to affordable housing, shelter projects

The need for affordable housing is felt across the region.

Bellevue students plan gun control walkout, school board announces support

School districts nationwide are planning demonstrations March 14.

Final EIS published for Bellevue-based Puget Sound Energy’s Energize Eastside project

The 4,800 page document will be used in the upcoming permitting process.

Prosecutor drops rape investigation against Bellevue High students

Insufficient evidence in the alleged rape of a teen girl at a house party last year.

Hundreds of people gathered at a Moms Demand Action meeting for gun control at Kirkland Middle School on Feb. 25. Aaron Kunkler/Redmond Reporter

Hundreds turn out for Eastside gun-control meeting

Hundreds of people gathered in Kirkland on Sunday to rally for increased gun control. The meeting was put on by the Washington state chapter of… Continue reading

Hundreds of people gathered at a Moms Demand Action meeting for gun control at Kirkland Middle School on Feb. 25. Aaron Kunkler/Redmond Reporter

Look out Big Pharma: Alternative treatment of depression gaining popularity in Bellevue, nationwide

Transcranial magnetic stimulation doesn’t have nasty side effects of anti-depressants.

Diving deeper into the state bridges report

Interstate 90 bridges between Seattle and Mercer Island were deemed “structurally deficient.”

Girls abandoned at mall | Bellevue Police Blotter

The following is a sample from the Bellevue Police Department’s Bellevue Beat Blog:

  • Mar 1, 2018

Bellevue teens killed in Sunday Snoqualmie avalanche identified | Update

Weather conditions were so bad searchers couldn’t begin looking for them until Monday morning.

HopeFest brings basic necessities to combat homelessness

The event will run from 3-7 p.m., March 3 at the Bellevue Highland Community Center.

  • Mar 1, 2018

Bellevue-based Puget Sound Energy donates $200,000 to 24 nonprofits

The ‘Powerful Partnerships’ will help families in need and protect the environment.

  • Feb 28, 2018

House passes McBride sponsored bill addressing the use of dangerous chemicals in food packaging

Perfluorinated chemicals are found in fast food wrappers, microwave popcorn, and butter wrappers. They get into the food we eat, and they get into our… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2018

Washington Senate passes reforms to reduce recidivism and racial disparities in juvenile justice system

The Washington state Senate recently passed legislation extending juvenile justice jurisdiction for some youthful offenders to age 25. The bill is now in the House… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2018