Madison Miller

Northlake YoungLives helps build community among local teen moms. Courtesy photo of Marie Howard.

NorthLake YoungLives serves local teen moms

Northlake Younglives set to kick off first community baby shower for teen moms.

Northlake YoungLives helps build community among local teen moms. Courtesy photo of Marie Howard.
Madison Miller / staff photo                                Tillicum Middle School eighth-grade Girl Scouts are working to save endangered animals through an art contest. From left: Lola Rosenwald, Gwen Cable and Emma Rose Mulholland Salazar.

Local Girls Scouts help endangered animals through art contest

To earn their silver Girl Scout award, three Tillicum students created an art contest to raise awareness about endangered animals.

Madison Miller / staff photo                                Tillicum Middle School eighth-grade Girl Scouts are working to save endangered animals through an art contest. From left: Lola Rosenwald, Gwen Cable and Emma Rose Mulholland Salazar.
photos by Madison Miller / staff photo                                Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart will be presenting it’s all-female production of “Les Miserables” April 26-28.

All-female cast take on “Les Miserables” at Forest Ridge

Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in Bellevue to perform “Les Miserables” April 26-28.

photos by Madison Miller / staff photo                                Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart will be presenting it’s all-female production of “Les Miserables” April 26-28.
Madison Miller / staff photo                                BC staff and faculty rally for higher education funding in a posed photo on April 16.

Bellevue College rallies for higher education funding

Staff and faculty rally in support of funding for higher education.

Madison Miller / staff photo                                BC staff and faculty rally for higher education funding in a posed photo on April 16.
Courtesy photo                                Three Bellevue School District robotics teams after a competition in late March. From left: International School robotics team, Sammamish High School robotics team, and Interlake High School robotics team.

SHS Robototes compete in robotics district championship

The Robototes secured a spot in the world championships in Houston.

Courtesy photo                                Three Bellevue School District robotics teams after a competition in late March. From left: International School robotics team, Sammamish High School robotics team, and Interlake High School robotics team.
Honeywell sponsored 292 from 41 countries and 27 states to participate in the HCLA at the USSRC. Photo courtesy of HCLA

Bellevue and Redmond students participate in Space Camp program

Atharva Ladha of Redmond and Chloe Fong of Bellevue share their experiences with the HCLA at the USSRC.

Honeywell sponsored 292 from 41 countries and 27 states to participate in the HCLA at the USSRC. Photo courtesy of HCLA
Panel luncheon audience members predict survey results in regard to what Eastsiders consider to make up the American Dream. From left: James Whitfield, Dr. Amy Morrison, Anne Morisseau and Anne-Marie Diouf. Madison Miller / staff photo

Leadership Eastside hosts panel discussing the American Dream

The panel consisted of Dr. Amy Morrison, president of Lake Washington Institute of Technology, Anne Morisseau, Planning Commissioner for the City of Bellevue, Residential Real Estate Agent, LE Board of Directors, and Anne-Marie Diouf, VP Human Resources for Symetra.

Panel luncheon audience members predict survey results in regard to what Eastsiders consider to make up the American Dream. From left: James Whitfield, Dr. Amy Morrison, Anne Morisseau and Anne-Marie Diouf. Madison Miller / staff photo
Raven Patina, a junior, adds a piece to Amaya Storseth’s memorial. Madison Miller/staff photo

Memorial honors late Sammamish High School student

Mother dedicates life to change laws around bullying.

Raven Patina, a junior, adds a piece to Amaya Storseth’s memorial. Madison Miller/staff photo
Photo courtesy of Marlene Hutchinson.                                Marlene Hutchinson will bring her popular Learn to Play Guitar in a Day workshop to North Bellevue Community Center on April 6.

Learn to ‘play guitar in a day’ at upcoming workshop

Hutchinson set to bring her popular “Learn to Play Guitar in a Day” workshop to Bellevue.

Photo courtesy of Marlene Hutchinson.                                Marlene Hutchinson will bring her popular Learn to Play Guitar in a Day workshop to North Bellevue Community Center on April 6.
Rosa and Erik, whose last names have been withheld share their experiences being a part of Youth Eastside Services (YES) Latino H.E.A.T. student-leadership program at the Invest in Youth Breakfast on March 20. Madison Miller/staff photo

Eastside community ‘invests in youth’ at annual YES benefit breakfast

YES holds annual Invest in Youth Breakfast.

Rosa and Erik, whose last names have been withheld share their experiences being a part of Youth Eastside Services (YES) Latino H.E.A.T. student-leadership program at the Invest in Youth Breakfast on March 20. Madison Miller/staff photo
Krischanna Roberson addresses BSD high school girls at SHOUT. Madison Miller / staff photo

BSD holds third annual SHOUT Experience conference at Bellevue College

The annual conference hosted over 300 female students in the Bellevue School District.

Krischanna Roberson addresses BSD high school girls at SHOUT. Madison Miller / staff photo
Madison Miller / staff photo                                 Local mom, Meghan, shares her story of how Bellevue LifeSpring kept her family from becoming homeless and hungry.

Bellevue ‘steps up to the plate’ to support local families

Bellevue LifeSpring hosts annual fundraising luncheon.

Madison Miller / staff photo                                 Local mom, Meghan, shares her story of how Bellevue LifeSpring kept her family from becoming homeless and hungry.
Eshika Saxena, a senior at Interlake High School, placed 10th in the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2019. Photo courtesy of Eshika Saxena.

Interlake High School senior receives $40,000 award for invention to identify blood diseases

Eshika Saxena wins 10th place at Regeneron Science Talent Search for her smartphone attachment.

Eshika Saxena, a senior at Interlake High School, placed 10th in the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2019. Photo courtesy of Eshika Saxena.
Newport High School juniors, Isha Sangani and Julia Park, were selected for Bellevue Arts Museum’s “20 Under 20” art exhibit. Madison Miller/staff photo

Local students selected for Bellevue Arts Museum exhibit

Newport High School students featured in BAM’s “20 Under 20” exhibit.

Newport High School juniors, Isha Sangani and Julia Park, were selected for Bellevue Arts Museum’s “20 Under 20” art exhibit. Madison Miller/staff photo
27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.

BSD bus paddle cameras record 107 violations in first month

BSD surprised by high violation number; hopes number will decrease in following months.

27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.
Douglas Smith, a senior at The Overlake School, co-founded KuriousMinds with his mother. Courtesy photo

Overlake senior launches entreprenership company with mom

Douglas Smith and his mother Soojung have launched KuriousMinds — an educational entrpreneurship startup.

Douglas Smith, a senior at The Overlake School, co-founded KuriousMinds with his mother. Courtesy photo
Jubilee REACH’s Festival of Trees live auction. Photo by Allen Wong.

Jubilee REACH hosts annual Festival of Trees holiday gala and auction

Holiday gala and auction raise record-setting funds for low-income children in Bellevue.

Jubilee REACH’s Festival of Trees live auction. Photo by Allen Wong.
“The Clean House” cast. From left: Terry Boyd, Carolynne Wilcox, Cindy Giese French, Devika Bhagwat, and Amy Gentry. Hey Mahea! Photography.

A new theatre company comes to Kenmore

As If Theatre Company will debut its first production on Feb. 8.

“The Clean House” cast. From left: Terry Boyd, Carolynne Wilcox, Cindy Giese French, Devika Bhagwat, and Amy Gentry. Hey Mahea! Photography.
27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.

BSD bus paddle cameras go into effect Jan. 7.

The 27 bus paddle cameras have officially gone into effect; violators will receive a $419 citation.

27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.
Dr. David Stovall speaks to more than 100 Bellevue School District high school students about school versus education and how to be wary of those trying to manipulate them at the fourth annual BOOM Experience at Bellevue College. Madison Miller/staff photo.

BSD holds fourth annual BOOM Experience conference at Bellevue College

The annual conference hosted more than 300 male students in the Bellevue School District.

Dr. David Stovall speaks to more than 100 Bellevue School District high school students about school versus education and how to be wary of those trying to manipulate them at the fourth annual BOOM Experience at Bellevue College. Madison Miller/staff photo.