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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.

Cirque du Soleil dazzles audience with new ‘VOLTA’ show

‘VOLTA’ introduces electronic music and BMX biking to tell story with universal theme.

Third annual Issaquah Goes Apples

The community is welcomed to participate in a fun-filled day, centered around apples.

Director KayLee Jaech and Issaquah City Council member Tola Marts cut the ribbon at the grand opening of The Garage teen cafe. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Issaquah celebrates the grand opening of ‘The Garage’ teen cafe

More than 100 people celebrated the grand opening for teen cafe “The Garage” on Saturday, Sept. 22.

Director KayLee Jaech and Issaquah City Council member Tola Marts cut the ribbon at the grand opening of The Garage teen cafe. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo
Organizers Debbie Lacy and Nura Adam give a brief speech about the purpose of Welcoming Week before the question and answer discussions begin. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Welcoming Week brings together community for education and conversation

Eastside cities are joining the regional Welcoming Week program to support their diverse communties.

Organizers Debbie Lacy and Nura Adam give a brief speech about the purpose of Welcoming Week before the question and answer discussions begin. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Issaquah Highlands residents celebrate 20 years as a community

More than 4,000 people came out for the 20th annual Highlands Day celebration event.

Village Theatre kicks off season with ‘Howard Barnes’

The show will run in Issaquah from Sept. 13 to Oct. 21.

  • Aug 27, 2018
Woman donating blood in busy donation center

Bloodworks Northwest donation event at Sammamish City Hall set for Aug. 30

On Thursday, Aug. 30, Bloodworks Northwest will host a blood drive at the city hall council chamber.

  • Aug 27, 2018
Woman donating blood in busy donation center

Issaquah Schools Foundation announces 2018 All in for Kids fundraising campaign

All in for Kids raises funds for programs in Issaquah, Bellevue, Sammamish, Newcastle and Renton.

  • Aug 27, 2018

Professional organizers write guide to ‘declutter and thrive’

Denise Allan and Vlasta Hillger of Simplify Experts collaborate to help others get organized.

Why parents should schedule sports physicals early for teens

Michael Dudas, MD, advises parents to get children sports physicals completed before school starts.

  • Aug 9, 2018

Eastside Catholic welcomed 12 Chinese students for pilot exchange program

Students from Hau Kong International School came to Sammamish this July.

Discover the Past Fundraiser set for September

Issaquah History Museum to host annual fundraiser

  • Aug 3, 2018

Police department to hold 10-week Citizens’ Police Academy

10-week Citizens’ Police Academy set for September

  • Aug 1, 2018

LEO set to host annual Challenge Series Race

LEO hosts annual Challenge Series Race at Discovery Elementary

  • Jul 27, 2018

Providence Marianwood to sponsor free CNA training

Providence Marianwood to host free CNA information session Aug. 21

  • Jul 27, 2018

Measles, it’s never too late to get vaccinated

The summer is a great time to get outdoors and have fun; don’t let measles ruin your plans.

  • Jul 25, 2018

VFW Post 2995 to host free pancake breakfast for female veterans

Free pancake breakfast for female vets July 28

  • Jul 24, 2018

Issaquah Chamber appreciates community for July 4 celebration

Issaquah residents celebrated in down home spirit at the July 4th Heritage Day Celebration

  • Jul 24, 2018