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KCLS launched its first podcast called “The Desk Set.” The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Photo courtesy of “The Desk Set.”

KCLS launches first podcast, The Desk Set

Librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calking co-host new podcast.

 

King County Metro paused bus services at 3:20 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, to honor the memory of Mark McLaughlin. McLaughlin was killed in the line of duty on Nov. 27, 1998. Courtesy of King County Metro.

King County Metro buses paused all bus services to honor memory of transit operator Mark McLaughlin

Buses pulled over to honor Mark McLaughlin on Friday, Nov. 23.

 

Nancy Stewart will preform her concert series in various libraries throughout King County. Families can visit the KCLS website to find upcoming concerts. Courtesy of Nancy Stewart.

Nancy Stewart’s ‘A Season for Singing’ concert coming to a library near you

King County Library System prepares for its annual Season of Stories and Songs.

 

Community gathers for annual Day of the Dead celebration

On Nov. 3, communtiy memebrs came out to the Issaquah Latino Club’s annual Day of the Dead event.

Detox for your body and mind

Dr. Allison Apfelbaum is a naturopathic primary care doctor in Woodinville.

  • Nov 2, 2018

Maywood Middle School hosts first district-wide Rubik’s Cube competition

Maywood Middle School hosted more than 60 students from around the Issaquah School District for the first district-wide Rubik’s Cube competition on Saturday, Oct. 27.… Continue reading

Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank plans for facility expansion

To meet the need of the community, the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank is looking to expand.

Juanita Oney plays Marilyn Monroe for the calendar photo shoot. Courtesy of Jennifer Angell

Local seniors sell themed calendars for Alzheimer’s charity

So far, seniors from the Spiritwood at Pine Lake Assisted Living home have raised more than $1,500.

Juanita Oney plays Marilyn Monroe for the calendar photo shoot. Courtesy of Jennifer Angell

Where to pick up a pumpkin this October

The Eastside has a few options for seasonal squash hunters.

What green thumb? | Sprinkled with Humor

Youthful memories abound during autumn.

  • Oct 15, 2018

Overlake gave nearly $29 million in charitable impact 2018

The total is a combination of charity care, Medicaid shortfall coverage and community benefit.

  • Oct 14, 2018
Hallmark artists Orville Wilson, left, and Terri Steiger will meet fans at Paula’s Hallmark in Issaquah on Oct. 20. Courtesy photo.

Hallmark Studio Artists stopping in Issaquah

Hallmark artists will meet fans at Paula’s Hallmark in Issaquah on Oct. 20.

  • Oct 14, 2018
Hallmark artists Orville Wilson, left, and Terri Steiger will meet fans at Paula’s Hallmark in Issaquah on Oct. 20. Courtesy photo.

The Garage seeks new teen board members

Teens 4 Teens will help develop the environment and possible programming

  • Oct 13, 2018

FIRST Robotics students show off their creations at Salmon Days

Students from the FIRST Robotics programs had their own booths at this weekend’s Salmon Days.

Annual Zombie Walk to invade Issaquah

Dance classes available before the Oct. 27 performance

  • Oct 12, 2018

Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance hosts 10th annual Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day

Families came out to Duthie Hill Mountain Bike Park for a day of learning and fun

Issaquah’s Salmon Days in photos

The annual celebration attracted thousands from across the region.

Fall into Wellness | Healthy Living

Steps to take right now rather than waiting for the new year

  • Oct 10, 2018

Beautified utility boxes win Issaquah a Sister Cities award

Issaquah has won the 2018 Innovation Award for Arts and Culture from Sister Cities International.

Despite helicopter rescue efforts, horse dies after fall

Following the loss of her horse, Issaquah woman hopes to help future rescue efforts.