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Striking up the band for 46 years

Crossroads Bellevue recently reverberated with the sounds of trumpets, horns, flutes and clarinets as members of the Bellevue Community Band gave another of their popular concerts. The performance gave a sneak peak for the upcoming 46th Annual Spring Concert set at Newport High School Theater this Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Concerns voiced over county animal care

Nearly 700 people attended a town hall meeting Monday in Burien to discuss the embattled King County animal-shelter system, with dozens speaking their piece before the Metropolitan King County Council.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Medina council OKs permit for store

The Medina City Council Monday voted 5-0 to approve a historic use permit for the Medina Store.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bellevue man dies in crash

Jorge Dejesus-Guzman was killed Monday, April 14 when his car struck another vehicle on SR 202 just east of Sahalee Way Northeast, one mile east of Redmond.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Police Blotter

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  • Jun 2, 2008

City Council Roundup

The Bellevue City Council Monday acknowledged the need to hire additional firefighters and police officers to meet rapidly expanding public safety needs.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Vintage dresses to be shown

Vintage dresses from throughout the 20th century, including pieces from Adolfo, Chanel and Valentino, will be featured in a benefit fashion show today in Bellevue.

  • Jun 2, 2008

A lot to like about Lot 48

Lot 48. Talk about a prime piece of real estate. It’s the point at Barbee Mill, the new upscale community on the shores of Lake Washington just south of Bellevue where the homes will run up to roughly $3 million.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Changing workforce covets female baby boomers

There was never a question of whether Sally Wineman would come back.

  • Jun 2, 2008

School board approves principal positions

The Bellevue School District board approved several appointments to positions of principal and assistant principal during a meeting April 15.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Judge delays appeal of hospital in Issaquah

Overlake among those protesting

  • Jun 2, 2008

14 students honored by AAUW

Fourteen Bellevue students will be honored for excellence in math, science and technology by the Lake Washington Branch of the American Association of University Women.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bellevue teen wins music competition

Marié Morshita Rossano of Bellevue won top honors at the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Junior String Competition.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bellevue teen dies in car accident

A Bellevue teen was killed Friday afternoon in a three-car collision on state Highway 26 in southern Adams County. A man and three other people were injured in the accident shortly before 2 p.m. near the city of Washtucna.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Obituaries

Richard Taggart, of Bellevue, died at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue on Sunday, April 13, 2008. He was 84.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Feline Fix Day set May 6

Registration is now open for the Seattle Humane Society’s Feline “Fix” Day, on May 6. Low-income cat owners can have male cats neutered for $15 and female cats spayed for $25. Free microchip identification also will be implanted in cats having surgery that day.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Spiritridge Elementary sets auction

Spiritridge Elementary School will hold a benefit dinner and auction beginning at 5:30 p.m. May 3 at the Bellevue Red Lion.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Deaths

Cragg, Philip W., 4/11/2008, Bellevue, 84

  • Jun 2, 2008

State regulators OK PSE reductions

Residential customers of Puget Sound Energy (PSE) will see short-term reductions on their next electric bill after the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) agreed to allow the utilities to pass through temporary federal-power credits from the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA).

  • Jun 2, 2008