Life

DeLille sets spring barrel tasting May 10

DeLille Cellars will open its doors for the first time at its spring barrel tasting event from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 10.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Pet of the Week Bono loves to play ball, take walks

Two-year-old Bono is a gorgeous black male shepherd mix who loves to play ball and take long walks. Bono is a gentle, friendly boy who knows the basic training commands. He needs a home with a secure yard and no cats.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Fashion show features styles from the past

The fashion show featured pieces from Adolfo, Chanel, Armani, Valentino and more, but the look was distinctly vintage.

KidsQuest Museum party lets adults be kids

KidsQuest Children’s Museum in Factoria Mall is a place for kids to let loose, learn, and have fun. Over the past weekend, the tables were turned and it was the parents turn to play.

Iris show coming to Crossroads

The KCIS Iris Show will come to the Crossroads Bellevue shopping center Saturday, May 17.

  • Jun 2, 2008

TV show looking for home remodel

HGTV is looking for a home renovation project to feature in an upcoming program on the cable channel.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Getting fit becomes lifestyle to bodybuilders

For 69-year-old Walt Radke, staying in shape is more than a hobby, it’s a lifestyle. The bodybuilder is sculpted proof that age is only a number.

Pet of the Week

Four-year-old Sugarbear is an active, playful, fun-loving boy. At the shelter since mid-March, he’s desperate to have more room to explore. He loves to run, chase toys, and jump up high for catching the laser-bug. Watch his video on http://www.petfinder.com/petnote/displaypet.cgi?petid=10473184

  • Jun 2, 2008

Two area nurseries on natural care list

Two Bellevue-area nurseries are part of the Seattle Public Utilities’ 2008 list of natural yard care nurseries that will provide customers with a selection of safe, natural lawn and garden products.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Culinary & Wine Showcase returns to The Bellevue Collection

Winemakers from around the state will pair up with leading restaurants, chefs and food experts at The Bellevue Collection for the second annual Culinary & Wine Showcase.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Washington Wine highway revisited

The Washington Wine Highway gets rolling Saturday and Sunday, May 24-25 at Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery Estates.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Calendar

Calendars are published Wednesdays and Saturdays on a space-available basis. Items for the Wednesday edition must be submitted by noon the previous Thursday. Items for the Saturday edition must be submitted by noon the previous Tuesday. To submit an item, e-mail calendar@reporternewspapers.com.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Garden calendar

Events

  • Jun 2, 2008

Rowing group offers test row

The Lake Sammamish Rowing Association will participate in National Learn to Row Day on June 7.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Pet of the Week

Kitten-Bee is a petite, shy, quiet girl who is front-declawed (needs to be an indoor-only cat). She loves being petted once she gets used to you. Watch her video on http://www.petfinder.com/petnote/displaypet.cgi?petid=10717445

  • Jun 2, 2008

Stevenson again triumphs at chess tourney

The Stevenson chess team once again has brought back

  • Jun 2, 2008

A half-century Brief Encounter in Bellevue

It’s no brief encounter that Melanie Bard’s cafe has been in Bellevue for more than 50 years.

  • Jun 2, 2008

A moving experience sometimes the cat’s meow

I helped a friend and his wife load their stuff into a big U-Haul some days ago. They were moving to Southern California. Some people think a move from this part of the world to that part is sort of like trading a gentle scalp massage for a whack on the head with a garden rake. That’s a bit of an exaggeration. A small shovel would be more like it.

  • May 28, 2008

Bellevue resident’s work to be shown

Bellevue resident Joy Prescott will receive a Certificate in Fiber Arts this June from the University of Washington Extension Program.

  • May 28, 2008

‘Best of Broadway’ concert set at BCC

Bellevue Community College’s Concert Choir will present its spring concert, “Best of Broadway — the Biblical Story,” highlighting music from Stephan Schwartz’s “Children of Eden” and “Godspell,” in performances June 6 and 7.

  • May 24, 2008