Life

Overlake nurse Michele McRae, Katherine Rogers (mom), Alice Rogers (baby), Elisabeth Hall and Emma Hall. Photo courtesy of Overlake Medical Center

‘For it is in giving that we receive’

A local 20-year-old woman celebrated her birthday by giving blankets to babies.

  • Apr 26, 2018

 

Freestone Capital Management announces new scholarship

The firm committed to providing $100,000 in financial support to 20 college students.

  • Apr 25, 2018

 

Screenshot of the Kanopy website.

King County brings the silver screen to local libraries

County library members will now have free access to an expansive film streaming service.

  • Apr 25, 2018

 

Poster courtesy of the Sammamish Valley Alliance

Sammamish Valley Spring Celebration

The celebration and its numerous events will take place from May 4 to 6.

  • Apr 24, 2018
Poster courtesy of the Sammamish Valley Alliance

Interlake High Chamber Orchestra earns perfect score

The students’ performance earned landmark evaluation at the World Strides Heritage Festival.

  • Apr 23, 2018

Local students among top 10 at state Geographic Bee

A Bellevue student won first place while a Bothell student won sixth place.

  • Apr 20, 2018
Photo courtesy of Seattle Humane

Seattle Humane to take pets from Kauai Humane Society

The shelter aims to alleviate overcrowding after disastrous flooding on the island of Kauai.

  • Apr 19, 2018
Photo courtesy of Seattle Humane

Bellevue Library opens ideaX Makerspace hub

Google.org grant helps KCLS Foundation deliver STEAM programs to under-served youth in King County.

Newport High School presents ‘The Laramie Project’

Newport High School’s Drama Program will perform the production on April 20, 21, 27 and 28.

  • Apr 18, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Bellevue

Applications accepted for ‘Day of Sharing and Caring’

Local volunteers help local residents in need of home maintenance.

  • Apr 17, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Bellevue
Courtesy photo

ExtraSlice organizes Bellevue Tech Expo

The expo is the largest tech event in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Apr 11, 2018
Courtesy photo

Bellevue to host next Cultural Conversations April 24

A neighborhood conference is also planned for April 21.

  • Apr 9, 2018
Photos courtesy of Newport and Interlake High School

Local High School jazz bands earn honors

Newport and Interlake High School jazz bands earn top honors at University of Montana Jazz Festival.

  • Apr 9, 2018
Photos courtesy of Newport and Interlake High School

Bellevue teen awarded scholarship for community spirit

Boys & Girls Club teen, Yana Shabanov was recognized for her service.

  • Apr 6, 2018
Photo courtesy of Mick Thompson

Shorebird identification class offered by Eastside Audubon

The class will benefit the entire Eastside with events on April 10, 11 and 14.

  • Apr 6, 2018
Photo courtesy of Mick Thompson

Neighbors want to help with home projects

The Hearts and Hammers group will help locals with projects starting May 19.

  • Apr 5, 2018

Downtown Issaquah Wine Art Walk series continues

The next Wine Art Walk will be April 7.

Bellevue Jazz Blues Festival to feature 40 performances

The festival will take place May 30 to June 2.

Sammamish Symphony Orchestra presents ‘Russkaya Dusha! (The Russian Soul)’

The performance will take place April 6 at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue.

Northwest wine: Red Mountain is red for many reasons

Of the 2,338 acres of wine grapes planted on a 4,000-acre area, red varieties dominate.