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Village Theatre’s Beta Series presents new zombie musical

Tony Award-winning writers of Urinetown, workshop the Broadway-style musical.

  • May 15, 2018
Photo courtesy of Sammamish

‘Backhoes and tractors and bear cats, oh my!’

The annual Rig-A-Palooza event is happening on May 19.

  • May 11, 2018
Photo courtesy of Sammamish

Art event evokes activism in Issaquah

Artists from diverse backgrounds discuss power of art as a form of activism.

  • May 11, 2018
Photos of previous events courtesy of Northwest Paddling Festival

Northwest Paddling Festival splashes down on May 11 and 12

The Largest Northwest paddling festival includes tours, demos, seminars and the Paddling Challenge.

  • May 10, 2018
Photos of previous events courtesy of Northwest Paddling Festival

Three LWSD students receive National Merit Scholarships

Two students from Redmond and one from Sammamish received $2,500.

  • May 10, 2018

King County senators say state should pay for mailed ballots

The two lawmakers drafted legislation that they’ll file ahead of the 2019 legislative session.

  • May 9, 2018

Issaquah Philharmonic Orchestra hosts charity concert

The concert will benefit the Issaquah Food and Clothing bank on May 21.

  • May 9, 2018
Photos courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

Local movers’ campaign benefits domestic violence survivors on Mother’s Day

The Eastside’s Two Men and a Truck franchise celebrates mothers with the Movers for Moms campaign.

Photos courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

2018 is a Milestone Year for Sammamish Plateau Water

Sammamish Plateau Water celebrates 70 years of service.

  • May 8, 2018
Evergreen Middle School’s Team Green. Photo courtesy of Evergreen Middle School

Local Science Olympiad team advances to nationals

Students on the Evergreen Middle School Science Olympiad team will head to Colorado for nationals.

  • May 7, 2018
Evergreen Middle School’s Team Green. Photo courtesy of Evergreen Middle School

I-90 goes under the knife between Issaquah and North Bend

Work to repair and replace concrete and bridge decks begins this month.

  • May 4, 2018
Photo courtesy of the Issaquah Senior Center

The Issaquah Senior Center Fashion Show was a success

Over one hundred community members attended the event on April 30.

  • May 4, 2018
Photo courtesy of the Issaquah Senior Center
Gianna Franzi and Macy Scott; Issaquah HS - Delaney Lewis, Lauren Campbell and Sayaka Kenmochi; Liberty HS - Helen Le, Sarah Stucky and Karinn Sytsma Elizabeth Weir (Skyline) was unable to attend.

Issaquah AAUW honors STEM scholars from local high schools

Nine female students from Skyline, Issaquah, and Liberty high schools were honored on April 19 at Timber Ridge at Talus in Issaquah. Across the state… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2018
Gianna Franzi and Macy Scott; Issaquah HS - Delaney Lewis, Lauren Campbell and Sayaka Kenmochi; Liberty HS - Helen Le, Sarah Stucky and Karinn Sytsma Elizabeth Weir (Skyline) was unable to attend.

Kids’ Fair and Concert earns Seafair designation

The third annual Parkadilly, Issaquah Kids’ Fair and Concert is scheduled for July 22.

  • May 3, 2018
Representatives from The Garage A Teen café accept a check from the Kiwanis Club of Issaquah. From left, Julia Imler, Dylan Kostadinov, Executive Director KayLee Jaech, Kiwanis President Ruben Nieto, Lisa Lee, M Haynes, Olivia Van Ry, Evon Mahesh. Photo courtesy of the Kiwanis Club of Issaquah

Kiwanis Club of Issaquah pledges $20,000 to Teen Café project

The cafe is set to open for business this summer at 235 First Ave. SE.

  • May 3, 2018
Representatives from The Garage A Teen café accept a check from the Kiwanis Club of Issaquah. From left, Julia Imler, Dylan Kostadinov, Executive Director KayLee Jaech, Kiwanis President Ruben Nieto, Lisa Lee, M Haynes, Olivia Van Ry, Evon Mahesh. Photo courtesy of the Kiwanis Club of Issaquah

Issaquah hosts Kids Bike Safety Rodeo

The Downtown Issaquah Association partnered with the city to host the event on May 6.

  • May 2, 2018
Promotional image courtesy of the Downtown Issaquah Association

Issaquah hosts 13th annual Fenders on Front Street Car Show

The show will take place on Father’s Day June 17.

  • May 2, 2018
Promotional image courtesy of the Downtown Issaquah Association

Residents identify neighborhood character, affordability as top housing issues in Sammamish

Sammamish holds open house for housing policy feedback.

City Hall features ‘Layers’ exhibit

The exhibit will showcase seven regional artists

  • May 1, 2018
Photos courtesy of Ann Slothower Photography

Komen Puget Sound awards more than $600,000 to local breast health providers

Washington’s Department of Health, Cancer Lifeline and the Korean Women’s Association were awarded.

  • Apr 30, 2018
Photos courtesy of Ann Slothower Photography