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My Favorite Martins

My Favorite Martins

Steve Martin and Martin Short discuss bringing their two-man comedy extravaganza back to Seattle.

My Favorite Martins
State Supreme Court ruling highlights petition requirements

State Supreme Court ruling highlights petition requirements

The deadline for initiative petitions to be submitted is 5 p.m. on July 6.

  • Jul 6, 2018
State Supreme Court ruling highlights petition requirements

Local software company PSPInc acquires web and design firm

The company furthers strong growth momentum with 7th acquisition in 13 years.

  • Jul 5, 2018
Suspect steals bike thinking it was his own | Police blotter

Suspect steals bike thinking it was his own | Police blotter

Bellevue police blotter for June 29 - July 1.

  • Jul 5, 2018
Suspect steals bike thinking it was his own | Police blotter
File photo courtesy of Sound Transit

ORCA cards now free for seniors, disabled and low-income commuters

Changes increase access to transit services in the Puget Sound region

  • Jul 3, 2018
File photo courtesy of Sound Transit

Symetra keeps the Eastside Emergency Shelter for Women open

The organization donated $100,000 to The Sophia Way to keep it’s Women shelter open.

  • Jul 2, 2018
Bellevue Big Picture School graduates inaugural class

Bellevue Big Picture School graduates inaugural class

The class of 31 students first began as sixth graders in 2011 and have now graduated as seniors.

Bellevue Big Picture School graduates inaugural class
King County Metro implements a new $2.75 fare on July 1

King County Metro implements a new $2.75 fare on July 1

Riders will no longer pay additional surcharges for zones or travel during peak commute hours.

  • Jun 29, 2018
King County Metro implements a new $2.75 fare on July 1
Opioid prevention campaign kicks off in Washington

Opioid prevention campaign kicks off in Washington

Initiative shines light on the risks of prescription opioid addiction and overdose.

  • Jun 28, 2018
Opioid prevention campaign kicks off in Washington
Suspect threatens driver with a gun | Police blotter

Suspect threatens driver with a gun | Police blotter

Bellevue police blotter for June 22-24. This is not a comprehensive list of incidents in Bellevue.

  • Jun 27, 2018
Suspect threatens driver with a gun | Police blotter
Community comes together for 16th annual Bellevue Strawberry Festival

Community comes together for 16th annual Bellevue Strawberry Festival

Hundreds gathered at Crossroads Park last weekend as the annual Strawberry Festival returned to Bellevue.

Community comes together for 16th annual Bellevue Strawberry Festival
Jim Sinegal, keynote speaker for Bellevue College’s commencement ceremonies. Courtesy of Bellevue College

Bellevue College hosts dual-ceremony commencement

The dual-ceremony commencement will take place on June 15.

  • Jun 25, 2018
Jim Sinegal, keynote speaker for Bellevue College’s commencement ceremonies. Courtesy of Bellevue College
Eastside Baby Corner hosts fourth annual Diaper Derby

Eastside Baby Corner hosts fourth annual Diaper Derby

The challenge took place on June 15 and ended with Erin Hansman getting her head shaved.

  • Jun 25, 2018
Eastside Baby Corner hosts fourth annual Diaper Derby
Kris Agers joins HNTB as Northwest District sales manager

Kris Agers joins HNTB as Northwest District sales manager

Extensive background includes sector sales, operations management and leadership roles.

  • Jun 25, 2018
Kris Agers joins HNTB as Northwest District sales manager
Seattle Humane to celebrate Seattle Pride with doggie drag event

Seattle Humane to celebrate Seattle Pride with doggie drag event

Seattle Humane’s MaxMobile and Life-Saver Rescue vehicle will also be in the Seattle Pride Parade on June 24.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Seattle Humane to celebrate Seattle Pride with doggie drag event
Bellevue City Hall. File photo

Bellevue recruits for Essentials Class of 2018

The application deadline to take part in the class is Aug. 1.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Bellevue City Hall. File photo
Project Jason leads the way for kids at Somerset Elementary School

Project Jason leads the way for kids at Somerset Elementary School

Somerset students recently gave back to their community by providing clothing for homeless patients at Overlake Hospital.

Project Jason leads the way for kids at Somerset Elementary School
Bob Ferguson launches website for human trafficking victims

Bob Ferguson launches website for human trafficking victims

The website will provide a hub for services and resources for labor and sex trafficking victims.

  • Jun 22, 2018
Bob Ferguson launches website for human trafficking victims
Juanita High School. Photo courtesy of Lake Washington School District

Juanita students receive the Mash/Eggers scholarship

Jeff Mash and Kathleen Eggers of Morgan Stanley in Bellevue awarded four local students.

  • Jun 20, 2018
Juanita High School. Photo courtesy of Lake Washington School District

The King County Library System invites locals to cool down

King County Libraries are air conditioned and an option for locals to stay cool during summer heat.

  • Jun 19, 2018