Opinion

Photo courtesy of Nick Wold/Mercer Island High School                                Students from Mercer Island High School’s Margins program met with various nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles, including Watts Towers, where they speak with a representative about the organization’s sustainable garden.

Closing the margins | Windows and Mirrors

How a program at Mercer Island High School is helping students affect social change.

Photo courtesy of Nick Wold/Mercer Island High School                                Students from Mercer Island High School’s Margins program met with various nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles, including Watts Towers, where they speak with a representative about the organization’s sustainable garden.
Legislature: History, investigations and new laws

Legislature: History, investigations and new laws

The 2019 session of the Legislature included controversy, compromise, surprise, new law and more.

Legislature: History, investigations and new laws

MAPS-MCRC serves people in need during Ramadan

During Ramadan, Muslims intensify their efforts to serve others, especially those in need.

  • Jun 6, 2019
Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

North Creek’s new club this year works to promote inclusion and helps students make friends and connections.

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors
Letters to the editor, May 10, 2019

Letters to the editor, May 10, 2019

PSE; street paving; homelessness

  • May 10, 2019
Letters to the editor, May 10, 2019
Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

LWTech is putting in the work to ensure employees feel welcomed on campus.

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors
Letters to the editor, April 19, 2019

Letters to the editor, April 19, 2019

KBCS; Earth Day

  • Apr 19, 2019
Letters to the editor, April 19, 2019
Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column

Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column

Written by Lisa Rosenblum, the director of the King County Library System.

  • Apr 18, 2019
Libraries are places of connection and community pride | Library column
Are sheriffs above the law?

Are sheriffs above the law?

Washington voters have spoken on I-1639. Sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office - and enforce the law.

Are sheriffs above the law?
The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors

Living on a fixed income in an increasingly expensive region is not easy.

The difficulty of aging in place | Windows and Mirrors
Dora Gyarmati                                Nityia Photography

Why we focus on the negative, even when the news is good | Health

How to find a healthy emotional balance in life.

  • Apr 5, 2019
Dora Gyarmati                                Nityia Photography
OPINION What’s your American Dream?

OPINION What’s your American Dream?

By James Whitfield Special to the Reporter ^ I have a friend in his late-20s who is very concerned that he hasn’t quite graduated into… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2019
OPINION What’s your American Dream?
In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors

Violence in the world will happen but we shouldn’t just resign ourselves to it.

In lieu of a perfect world | Windows and Mirrors
Raise a glass to 20 years of clean water | Guest editorial

Raise a glass to 20 years of clean water | Guest editorial

Since 1999 Cascade Water Alliance and its members have been working to provide high-quality water for its customers.

  • Mar 26, 2019
Raise a glass to 20 years of clean water | Guest editorial
Samantha Pak/staff photo                                Two indigenous performers embrace during a break in their dancing in Plaza Coyoacán in Mexico City.

Lessons from our neighbors | Windows and Mirrors

Traveling abroad is an easy reminder to check your ethnocentrism.

Samantha Pak/staff photo                                Two indigenous performers embrace during a break in their dancing in Plaza Coyoacán in Mexico City.
Letters to the Editor, March 8, 2019

Letters to the Editor, March 8, 2019

Candidates; PSE

  • Mar 8, 2019
Letters to the Editor, March 8, 2019
Samantha Pak/staff photo                                Maryam Griffin (left) of the University of Washington Bothell interviews art curator Alma Salem during her visit to the school on Feb. 7.

The soul of history | Windows and Mirrors

Syrian arts curator and cultural advisor shares how art can tell the story of history.

Samantha Pak/staff photo                                Maryam Griffin (left) of the University of Washington Bothell interviews art curator Alma Salem during her visit to the school on Feb. 7.
Whats wrong with happily ever after? | Windows and Mirrors

Whats wrong with happily ever after? | Windows and Mirrors

The world is filled with the negative; romance novels can be a way from taking a break from it all.

Whats wrong with happily ever after? | Windows and Mirrors
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 8, 2019

Letters to the Editor, Feb. 8, 2019

Inequality; housing

  • Feb 8, 2019
Letters to the Editor, Feb. 8, 2019
Terra Rea, PsyD, Psychologist. Photos of providers at the International Community Health Services clinic in Bellevue, WA on March 13, 2018. (Photo by Karen Ducey Photography)

OPINION: Legislature must invest in preventative behavioral health

A guest opinion by a licensed clinical psychologist in Bellevue.

  • Feb 7, 2019
Terra Rea, PsyD, Psychologist. Photos of providers at the International Community Health Services clinic in Bellevue, WA on March 13, 2018. (Photo by Karen Ducey Photography)