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‘Tip-A-Cop’ event today to help Special Olympics

Law enforcement officers will trade in their handcuffs for aprons in an effort to earn tips for Special Olympics Washington athletes today at all 32 Washington Red Robin locations.

  • Apr 12, 2008

Bellevue Biography – Eugene and Alice Sherman

In 1911, when Eugene M. Sherman and his wife Alice came to Bellevue, the business district consisted of a grocery store, a post office, and a blacksmith shop. The Shermans soon added a fourth business, the Dirigo Compass Factory, on the corner of 100th Ave and NE 1st. “Dirigo” was the state motto of Maine, Eugene’s home state, and it translated to “I guide” or “I direct.”

  • Apr 12, 2008

McDonald’s McCafe now serving latte drinks

Would you like an espresso to go with that?

  • Apr 12, 2008

Medina man’s bees are all the buzz

A disease that has killed off honeybees and devastated crop production along the West Coast has some Northwest farmers growing uneasy.

  • Apr 12, 2008

Norman on dean’s list

Camille Norman of Bellevue has been named to the dean’s list at Siena College in Loudonville, N.Y.

  • Apr 12, 2008

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  • Apr 10, 2008

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  • Apr 10, 2008

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  • Apr 8, 2008

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  • Apr 7, 2008

Haitian paintings’ legacy will continue

The two paintings that hang in the entryway of Bob Olsen’s Bellevue home aren’t for decor - they’re a legacy that soon will be passed on again.

  • Apr 6, 2008

Does ‘W’ in Wii mean women?

In the world of Nintendo, guys rule.

  • Apr 6, 2008

Rotarians take day for ‘Service Above Self’

Members of the Bellevue Breakfast Rotary Club and other volunteers were out in force Saturday helping spruce up the Elder and Adult Day Services (EADS) facility in Bellevue.

  • Apr 2, 2008

Conference shows girls the ‘sky’s the limit’

The national AAUW presents the EYH conference across the country each year. The AAUW has 1,300 branches and more than 100,000 members. The organization promotes equity for all women and girls, lifelong education and positive societal change. More details are at www.aauw-wa.org.

  • Apr 2, 2008

Deaths

Public Health - Seattle & King County Vital Statistics

  • Mar 28, 2008

Obituaries

Dorothy McKendrick Erickson passed away suddenly on March 19, 2008 of a cerebral hemorrhage at the age of 76. She was born Sept. 9, 1931 in Los Angeles and graduated from Washington High School in 1949. Later she attended Brigham Young University where she met and married Ron Erickson on Sept. 20, 1951 in the St. George, Utah LDS Temple.

  • Mar 28, 2008

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  • Mar 28, 2008

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  • Mar 28, 2008

Planning Commission reopens discussion of ‘megahouses’

The Bellevue Planning Commission will launch a second round of public discussion on neighborhood redevelopment and infill today.

  • Mar 26, 2008