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Best-selling author has personal reason to help adoption agency

Best-selling author J.A. Jance is known for her mysteries. But there's no mystery in her support of the World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP),… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2008
Glassybaby votives come in many colors.

Cancer survivor’s efforts brings glassybaby to Bellevue

Lee Rhodes is a cancer survivor. Lung cancer. Three times.

  • Nov 12, 2008
Glassybaby votives come in many colors.
Jennifer Paz (above) stars as Belle in Village Theatre’s production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” The show runs Nov. 12 through Jan. 4 at the Francis J. Gaudette Theatre

‘Beauty and the Beast’

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  • Nov 12, 2008
Jennifer Paz (above) stars as Belle in Village Theatre’s production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” The show runs Nov. 12 through Jan. 4 at the Francis J. Gaudette Theatre
After years of exchanging e-mails and long-distance phone calls

A black and white connection through common ancestry

African American Conference brings distant relatives together

After years of exchanging e-mails and long-distance phone calls
Carrie Gibson and Anthony Paul Curry

BCC event looks at issue of disabilities

Bellevue Community College observed national Disability Month with two performances of “Not Just Ramps” on Oct. 23.

  • Nov 11, 2008
Carrie Gibson and Anthony Paul Curry
Shelly Holbrook shows her On-the-Go Remedy Stick

Healing the bumps and bruises of life

Bellevue mom develops luxury organic skincare product

Shelly Holbrook shows her On-the-Go Remedy Stick

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  • Nov 10, 2008

Bellevue Philharmonic sets weekend of music

Renowned American composer-conductor Aaron Jay Kernis will be the featured star on the podium of the Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra on Nov. 22-23, when he leads the orchestra in his own “Musica Celestis for Strings,” as part of a masterworks series program in the Meydenbauer Center Theater.

  • Nov 10, 2008
StoryBook Theater will present a musical adaptation of “Pinocchio” Nov. 8-9 and 15-16 at the Kirkland Performance Center

‘Pinocchio’

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  • Nov 8, 2008
StoryBook Theater will present a musical adaptation of “Pinocchio” Nov. 8-9 and 15-16 at the Kirkland Performance Center

Bellevue Philharmonic sets weekend of music

Renowned American composer-conductor Aaron Jay Kernis will be the featured star on the podium of the Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra on Nov. 22-23, when he leads… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2008

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The entertainment calendar is published Wednesdays and Saturdays on a space-available basis. Submit entertainment items at least a week before publication dates to calendar@reporternewspapers.com.

  • Nov 7, 2008

BCC’s Gallery Space features Seattle sculptors Haack, Gormally

Works by noted Seattle sculptors Julia Haack and Tom Gormally will be on exhibit through Dec. 10 at Bellevue Community College’s Gallery Space.

  • Nov 5, 2008
Singer Sara Gazarek will perform 8 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Kirkland Performance Center
Singer Sara Gazarek will perform 8 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Kirkland Performance Center

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  • Nov 4, 2008
Dr. Laura Schlessinger

Dr. Laura Schlessinger to dish it live in Bellevue on Saturday

Dr. Laura Schlessinger will bring her sass, wit and yoga poses to the stage at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue this Saturday, Nov. 8.

Dr. Laura Schlessinger
More than 600 drummers played their drumsets at the Juanita Fieldhouse in Kirkland on Sunday and set the Guinness World Record for the highest number of drummers playing simultaneously via the Internet.

Drummers set record via Internet

The thunderous rumble that blasted through the Northwest at 2:45 p.m. and lasted six minutes Sunday was not another rainstorm. It was a sea of more than 3,000 drummers banging their drum sets in sync - setting a world record via the Internet.

More than 600 drummers played their drumsets at the Juanita Fieldhouse in Kirkland on Sunday and set the Guinness World Record for the highest number of drummers playing simultaneously via the Internet.
Byblos Deli owner Maher Jabbour and his father

Byblos Deli owner goes from Microsoft to Mediterranean

Computers are what brought Maher Jabbour to the United States, but it was food that drove him into business. The former Microsoft employee bought Byblos Deli from its previous owner in 2004, taking over one of the few places that provided Mediterranean food and groceries in Bellevue.

  • Nov 3, 2008
Byblos Deli owner Maher Jabbour and his father
From left: Josh Tjelle

‘Grease’ is the word at International School

Bellevue’s International School will present the musical “Grease” from Nov. 7 through 16.

  • Oct 31, 2008
From left: Josh Tjelle

Movies go upscale at new Redmond facility

By Mary Stevens DeckerReporter NewspapersA new movie theater, which combines the elements of a private screening room blended with an upscale restaurant and cocktail lounge,… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2008

BCC’s Gallery Space features Seattle sculptors Julia Haack, Tom Gormally

Works by noted Seattle sculptors Julia Haack and Tom Gormally will be on exhibit Nov. 3 through Dec. 10 at Bellevue Community College's Gallery Space.A… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2008