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Eastside Baby Corner hosts fourth annual Diaper Derby

The challenge took place on June 15 and ended with a local shaving her head.

  • Jun 22, 2018

King County Sheriff’s deputies to patrol local parks

The deputies will carry out safety patrols on King County parks and trails for leashed pets.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Issaquah Highlands to receive Property Valuation Notices.

The notices are in the mail and values continue to rise across King County.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Bob Ferguson launches website for human trafficking victims

The website will provide a hub for services and resources for labor and sex trafficking victims.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Issaquah gears up for a Fourth of July Celebration

The Fourth of July Heritage Day Celebration will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Foundation invests more than $350,000 in schools

Lake Washington Schools Foundation support ranges from classroom grants to district-wide programs.

  • Jun 20, 2018

Urban Forest Management Plan announces photo contest winners

David Behrens won the online vote and Stephanie Kuwasaki won the in-person vote.

  • Jun 20, 2018

Sammamish Plateau Water introduces low-income discount program

Program applications are open on July, 1 for eligible water and sewer customers.

  • Jun 20, 2018

The King County Library System invites locals to cool down

King County Libraries are air conditioned and an option for locals to stay cool during summer heat.

  • Jun 19, 2018

Tools4school helps Issaquah families with school supplies

The 2018-2019 Tools4Schools will benefit Issaquah School District students.

  • Jun 18, 2018
From left to right, back row: Nicolas Woolwine, Isaac John Perrin, Lucas Wall, Bradley Ross Cagle, Daniel Liu, Tyler Paul Zangaglia; front row: Scott Cavanagh, Michelle Um, Divya Parimi, Anna Wang, Jessica Wells, Jamie Ellen Hudson, Khushi Manish Chaudhari, Shawdi Mehrvarzan. Photo by Brandi Comstock. Photo courtesy of the Lake Washington Schools Foundation

$37,500 in scholarships awarded to local students

Outstanding character and achievement earn post-secondary funding for local students.

  • Jun 18, 2018
From left to right, back row: Nicolas Woolwine, Isaac John Perrin, Lucas Wall, Bradley Ross Cagle, Daniel Liu, Tyler Paul Zangaglia; front row: Scott Cavanagh, Michelle Um, Divya Parimi, Anna Wang, Jessica Wells, Jamie Ellen Hudson, Khushi Manish Chaudhari, Shawdi Mehrvarzan. Photo by Brandi Comstock. Photo courtesy of the Lake Washington Schools Foundation

Swedish nears $1 billion in five years of community benefit

Swedish recently published its 2017 Community Benefit Report.

  • Jun 12, 2018

Bike drives to benefit Bike Works

The Recology Stores to host a bike drive in Issaquah.

  • Jun 11, 2018

Alliance of Eastside Agencies announces 2018 awards

Numerous Eastside Alliance members received awards for Outstanding Contribution in Human Services.

  • Jun 8, 2018

LWSD students receive National Merit Scholarships

More than 3,500 students were recognized nationwide.

  • Jun 7, 2018
Photos courtesy of Issaquah High School

Issaquah HS Booster Club announces Tutta Bella winners

Sixteen Issaquah High School students won the 2018-2019 Tutta Bella Scholar Athlete Awards.

  • Jun 6, 2018
Photos courtesy of Issaquah High School

Sammamish Muslim communities host Iftar dinner events

Iftar is the meal after sunset that breaks the daily fast during the month of Ramadan.

Photo courtesy of Rotary Clubs of Issaquah and Sammamish

Local Rotary Clubs to host 2018 Challenge Series Race

Rotary Clubs of Issaquah and Sammamish set the event for Aug. 11 at Discovery Elementary, Sammamish.

  • Jun 6, 2018
Photo courtesy of Rotary Clubs of Issaquah and Sammamish

Issaquah calls on local artists for Salmon Days 2018

The application deadline is July 30 for the festival that runs on Oct. 6 and 7.

  • Jun 5, 2018
Promotional poster courtesy of YES

‘13 Reasons Why to Have a Conversation With Your Child’

YES hosts a free, educational event on teen suicide prevention.

  • Jun 4, 2018
Promotional poster courtesy of YES