Madison Miller

Bellevue College receives $300,000 grant to address campus sexual violence

Bellevue College receives $300,000 grant to address campus sexual violence

BC is one of 57 institutions to be awarded this grant from the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women.

Bellevue College receives $300,000 grant to address campus sexual violence
Sarah Yount, former YES client, speaks at YES’s 50th anniversary celebration on Nov. 2. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Youth Eastside Services celebrates 50 years

YES celebrates 50 years of providing youth and family behavioral health services.

Sarah Yount, former YES client, speaks at YES’s 50th anniversary celebration on Nov. 2. Madison Miller/staff photo.
Andrea Liao holds book drive with Seattle Children’s Hospital and Odessa Brown as part of Book the Future. Photo courtesy of Andrea Liao.

Interlake High School student launches organization to provide books to underprivileged kids

Andrea Liao founded Book the Future, a student-run organization giving kids access to literature.

Andrea Liao holds book drive with Seattle Children’s Hospital and Odessa Brown as part of Book the Future. Photo courtesy of Andrea Liao.
Aiden Yin and Joshua Zhao carry a tree to the lot for the Boy Scout Troop 626 of Bellevue 36th annual Christmas tree sale fundraiser. Courtesy of Jon Trohimovich.

Local Boys Scouts troop holds 36th annual Christmas tree fundraiser

Troop 626 uses the funds from the Christmas tree sale to support scouts on various outdoor education activities.

Aiden Yin and Joshua Zhao carry a tree to the lot for the Boy Scout Troop 626 of Bellevue 36th annual Christmas tree sale fundraiser. Courtesy of Jon Trohimovich.
Brice Budke, a Bellevue Christian High School alum, co-produced “Prospect.” Photo courtesy of Brice Budke.

BCHS alum co-produces local film

Bellevue Christian High School alum takes fruitful career risk into filmmaking.

Brice Budke, a Bellevue Christian High School alum, co-produced “Prospect.” Photo courtesy of Brice Budke.
Newport student wins first place technology prize at Broadcom MASTERS

Newport student wins first place technology prize at Broadcom MASTERS

Lui designed an RFID system to enhance school safety; wins top technology prize in competition.

Newport student wins first place technology prize at Broadcom MASTERS
Thai announces resignation after elected State Representative for Legislative District 41, Position Two. Courtesy photo of My-Linh Thai Facebook page.

My-Linh Thai resigns from Bellevue School Board

Thai announces resignation after elected State Representative for Legislative District 41.

Thai announces resignation after elected State Representative for Legislative District 41, Position Two. Courtesy photo of My-Linh Thai Facebook page.
Bellevue College premieres new television show

Bellevue College premieres new television show

Adjunct marketing professor produces Influential Women of Washington State TV show for BC.

Bellevue College premieres new television show
BSD helps staff afford homes with Landed

BSD helps staff afford homes with Landed

The down payment assistance program helps educators make home-ownership in Bellevue a reality.

BSD helps staff afford homes with Landed
Gypsy Temple performs at Mt. Si High School on Oct. 17. From left: Hamoon Milaninia, Wilson Rahn, Cameron Lavi-Jones and Kai Evan Hill. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Local band rocks students to vote

Gypsy Temple’s “Make Your Voice Heard Loud” tour spurs teens to register to vote.

Gypsy Temple performs at Mt. Si High School on Oct. 17. From left: Hamoon Milaninia, Wilson Rahn, Cameron Lavi-Jones and Kai Evan Hill. Madison Miller/staff photo.
Bellevue schools participate in nationwide Walk to School Day with BFD

Bellevue schools participate in nationwide Walk to School Day with BFD

Walk to School day promotes walking as an active, safe and healthy way to get around.

Bellevue schools participate in nationwide Walk to School Day with BFD
Keynote speaker Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Microsoft’s Chief Accessibility Officer, spoke of creating technologies, workplaces, and communities that celebrate and harness the power of people of all abilities, and how she has found strength through her own disability. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Kindering raises more than $330,000 at annual luncheon

Kindering CEO retires after 40 years at the helm.

Keynote speaker Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Microsoft’s Chief Accessibility Officer, spoke of creating technologies, workplaces, and communities that celebrate and harness the power of people of all abilities, and how she has found strength through her own disability. Madison Miller/staff photo.
Former MIHS student competes for American Idol

Former MIHS student competes for American Idol

World traveler to wrestling coach—Berrington’s path to American Idol.

Former MIHS student competes for American Idol
Student designs RFID system to enhance school safety; named top 30 finalist in STEM competition

Student designs RFID system to enhance school safety; named top 30 finalist in STEM competition

Newport High School student is named among top young scientists in the country.

Student designs RFID system to enhance school safety; named top 30 finalist in STEM competition
New elementary relieves overcrowding in Bellevue

New elementary relieves overcrowding in Bellevue

Wilburton Elementary partners with Microsoft’s Flagship School initiative.

New elementary relieves overcrowding in Bellevue
Cirque du Soleil dazzles audience with new ‘VOLTA’ show

Cirque du Soleil dazzles audience with new ‘VOLTA’ show

‘VOLTA’ introduces electronic music and BMX biking to tell story with universal theme.

Cirque du Soleil dazzles audience with new ‘VOLTA’ show
27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras, and violators will receive a $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.

“It scares us to death”: School bus drivers get paddle cams for rogue drivers

27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras; violators receive $419 fine.

27 BSD school buses will have paddle cameras, and violators will receive a $419 fine. Photo courtesy of Bellevue School District.
Art Walk has a new meaning during Bellwether 2018. Pieces by Lauren Max (left), and Monyee Chau and Alex Britt (right) along the pedestrian corridor in downtown Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Bellevue Arts & Culture Facebook page.

Biennial Bellwether brings changes to Bellevue

The 10-day arts festival features mixed mediums and performing arts.

Art Walk has a new meaning during Bellwether 2018. Pieces by Lauren Max (left), and Monyee Chau and Alex Britt (right) along the pedestrian corridor in downtown Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Bellevue Arts & Culture Facebook page.
YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner. Photo courtesy of Youth Eastside Services.

Universal mental health screenings to be introduced in local middle schools

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner.

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner. Photo courtesy of Youth Eastside Services.
Eastside’s Zangaglia honored for nonprofit work

Eastside’s Zangaglia honored for nonprofit work

The HopeFest has served 6,500 low-income or homeless people in King County.

Eastside’s Zangaglia honored for nonprofit work