Carrie Rodriguez

Issaquah-Sammamish Reporter joins forces with Eastside papers to serve you better | Editor’s Note

You may have noticed a new style in this week’s Reporter. A sleek black masthead and even a few new elements. But now that you’ve… Continue reading

 

Hundreds attended the King County Career Fair last July at the Embassy Suites in Bellevue, which featured exhibitors from top employers throughout the area. File photo

King County Career Fair set for March 5 in Bellevue

The free event will feature dozens of top employers from region.

 

President of Issaquah engineering firm encourages females to seek out STEM fields

Female CEO recalls growing up in Iran, working with transit.

 

Holiday pop-up shop features unique handmade gifts in Issaquah

When Christine Stoll’s grandmother passed away, she left Stoll her collection of beads, buttons, broken costume jewelry and jewelry-making tools. This inspired Stoll to use… Continue reading

The third annual Historic Shell Holiday Shop opens on Nov. 24 at the Historic Shell Station in Issaquah. Courtesy photo

The Gas Station That Turned Into a Holiday Shopping Destination

A holiday pop-up shop filled with heart and handmade gifts.

The third annual Historic Shell Holiday Shop opens on Nov. 24 at the Historic Shell Station in Issaquah. Courtesy photo

At Bellevue Botanical Garden, a half-million lights delight

The well-lit habitat attracts all kinds of creatures.

Nonprofit launches Merry Christmas Issaquah and Sammamish fundraiser to support struggling families year-round

Angel was in so much pain, she couldn’t sit down. As she stood in the office at Issaquah Community Services and told her story, organization… Continue reading

Couple, son found dead at Sammamish home in double murder-suicide | UPDATE

Update: On Monday afternoon, the King County Sheriff’s Office announced that detectives believe that the adult son killed his parents and then himself in the… Continue reading

To my sea sisters — and all families of veterans | Editor’s Note

As my Navy recruiter waited in his car with the engine running at the top of our driveway, I stood with my parents on the… Continue reading

Reporter editor Carrie Rodriguez and her son, Jeremiah, during his graduation from Navy boot camp in June at Great Lakes, Illinois. Carrie Rodriguez/staff photo

To my sea sisters — and all families of veterans | Editor’s Note

As my Navy recruiter waited in his car with the engine running at the top of our driveway, I stood with my parents on the… Continue reading

Reporter editor Carrie Rodriguez and her son, Jeremiah, during his graduation from Navy boot camp in June at Great Lakes, Illinois. Carrie Rodriguez/staff photo