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Strike shuts several downtown Bellevue business projects

Several Bellevue construction projects were shut down last week following a strike by members of the fire-sprinkler installers union.Bellevue projects included The Bravern, Bellevue Towers… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2008

Bellevue Community Calendar | July 2

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.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Bellevue’s Omega Photo sponsors summer photo contest

Omega Photo is sponsoring a photography contest - “Summer Fun.” Prizes will be given for best photos and they will be on display from entry date until end of the summer.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Bellevue’s Pet of the Week: Ebony

Three-year-old Ebony has beautiful big green eyes, a cute round face, and you’ll see the anticipation in her eyes when you come to pet her. All she wants is her happy forever home.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Two Bellevue residents on OSU honor roll

Two Bellevue residents have been named to the spring term honor roll at Oregon State University.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Seattle-area Malay Satay Hut employees to get $660K in back wages

The U.S. Department of Labor has reached a settlement to recover $660,000 in back wages for 70 employees of Malay Satay Hut restaurants in the Eastside’s Overlake area and in Seattle, for alleged violations of the overtime, minimum wage and recordkeeping requirements under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

  • Jul 2, 2008

Bellevue Police Blotter | July 2

A smattering of incident reports taken from the Bellevue Police Department.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Radio enthusiasts relive medium’s Golden Age at Bellevue hotel

Many among the crowd did not hesitate to shout out the familiar line that the sound of galloping evoked. “Hi-yo Silver, away!” The group of nearly 100 people gathered last Friday at the Coast Bellevue Hotel where the Radio Enthusiasts of Puget Sound organization presented “A Grand Salute to Shows and Stars from the Golden Age of Radio.”

  • Jul 2, 2008

Drinking tequila benefits Bellevue Boys & Girls July 15

Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill will host a six-course dinner paired with six different Patron Tequila cocktails to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Gates grants United Way of King Co. $1M to combat homelessness

United Way of King County today has received a $1 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support its Campaign to End Chronic Homelessness in King County.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Bellevue reveals Fourth of July schedule of Events

2 p.m.: Bellevue Parks Family Fun Zone opens Bellevue Downtown Park

  • Jul 2, 2008

Group Health has buyer for Overlake campus

Group Health has signed a letter of intent with the Trammell Crow Company and an institutional financial partner for the sale of its 28-acre Eastside… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2008

Candidate’s home destroyed by fire; cause blamed on faulty lamp in son’s bedroom

By Bill ChristiansonReporter NewspapersRedmond ReporterInvestigators said the fire that destroyed the Ames Lake home of Eighth Congressional District candidate Darcy Burner was caused by a… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2008

Body found near Overlake Hospital

The body of a 44-year-old Bellevue man was found Tuesday night near Overlake Hospital. He had had difficulty breathing earlier in the day and apparently… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2008

Eastside’s largest Independence Day celebration returns to Downtown Park

This Independence Day, more than 60,000 people are expected to gather from throughout the region in Bellevue Downtown Park to celebrate the 2008 Symetra Bellevue Family 4th, presented by Washington Square.

  • Jul 2, 2008

Bellevue family YMCA summer programs launched

The Bellevue Family YMCA has launched new summer programs for people of all ages, interest and fitness levels. Called “Get Outside with the Y,” the outdoor excursions range from kayaking to area hikes, urban excursions to farmers market tours.

  • Jul 1, 2008

Volunteer opportunities aplenty in Bellevue

The city of Bellevue has over 38 ongoing volunteer programs and hundreds of volunteer opportunities available, ranging from civic engagement to environmental stewardship to recreation.

  • Jul 1, 2008

125 graduate from Eastside Catholic

Eastside Catholic graduated 125 students in ceremonies at 5 p.m. Sunday, June 8 at Bellevue Community College.

  • Jul 1, 2008

Venicle damages Medina property

An unknown person drove a vehicle over a row of foliage in the 7600 block of Northeast 12th Street on Friday, June 20, causing substantial damage to the landscaping, according to Medina Police.

  • Jul 1, 2008