Kevin Endejan

Questions raised over potential new Sammamish Ace Hardware site

It appears there won't be a quick fix for Sammamish's Ace Hardware quandary.

Brawl breaks out at restaurant after Redmond, Eastlake basketball game

Sammamish Police officers responded to calls of multiple fights Friday, Jan. 4 at the the local McDonald's following a rival boys basketball game between Eastlake and Redmond.

Sammamish police stumble on heroin, pitbulls | Police blotter

A look at crime and criminals in the Issaquah/Sammamish area.

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Local comedy returns Saturday with ‘The 206’

Kent, Renton, Bellevue, Issaquah, Sammamish, Ellensburg, Enumclaw be warned — “The 206” is coming for you.

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Heroin overdose leads to standoff with pitubll | Police blotter

Sammamish police responded to a call of a man overdosing on heroine Dec. 21.

A view of Lake Sammamish.

Forbes ranks Sammamish ‘America’s Friendliest Town’

Forbes Magazine has ranked Sammamish America's Friendliest Town for 2012.

A view of Lake Sammamish.

Sammamish extends moratorium on collective marijuana gardens

Medical marijuana users in Sammamish will have to wait at least another six months if they hope to start a grow operation within the city limits.

Sue Chapin hugs Sammamish Mayor Tom Odell after unveiling the new sign dedicated to her husband Stan

Family, friends gather to officially open ‘Stan Chapin Way’

If there was ever a question whether Sammamish appreciated school resource officer Stan Chapin, it was answered Tuesday afternoon.

Sue Chapin hugs Sammamish Mayor Tom Odell after unveiling the new sign dedicated to her husband Stan

Sammamish Council ends discussion on initiative and referendum

Sammamish won't be changing its rules regarding initiative and referendum anytime soon.

Skyline student found dead in school parking lot

A 16-year-old Skyline student was found dead in the school parking lot shortly after 9:30 p.m., last night, according to the Sammamish Police Department.

Sammamish residents warned to be smart about package delivery

With theft one of the more common crimes in Sammamish and the holidays right around the corner, police are warning residents to be cautious of Grinches.

Bad Santa strikes with water balloons in Sammamish | Police blotter

A man driving southbound down Issaquah-Pine Lake Road called police Dec. 9 after his vehicle was hit by water balloons containing a mystery liquid that made his window fog up. The impact also caused $300 in damage to the windshield.

Sammamish council gives go-ahead to pursue development of new Ace Hardware

One week after Sammamish citizens showed strong support of local retailer Ace Hardware, the City Council gave its unanimous approval to pursue development of a new structure on a challenging piece of property.

Sammamish woman hit by car on her morning walk | Police blotter

A Sammamish woman called police Nov. 27 to report she was hit by a vehicle while she was on her morning walk.

Stan Chapin

Sammamish hosts street-naming ceremony for long-time officer Stan Chapin

The City of Sammamish will honor one of its heroes Dec. 18 when it renames a section of 233rd Ave. N.E. after Stan Chapin, long-time school resource officer at Eastlake High School and Inglewood Junior High.

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Skyline DECA members

Skyline students take stance against cyberbullying

The last thing Macey Knecht expected in her final days of summer break was a call to the principal’s office.

Skyline DECA members
Approximately 100 citizens packed the Sammamish City Council meeting Tuesday in support of Ace Hardware.

An Ace in the hole | Community rallies around Sammamish hardware store

With the final clock winding down, Sammamish community members showed up in full force at Tuesday’s City Council meeting to support a business on the verge of extinction.

Approximately 100 citizens packed the Sammamish City Council meeting Tuesday in support of Ace Hardware.
Sammamish resident Wally Pereyra played a major role in this year’s increased kokanee run

Lake Sammamish kokanee return to local streams in full force

When Wally Pereyra says he’s never seen anything like it before, take note.

Sammamish resident Wally Pereyra played a major role in this year’s increased kokanee run
Shreyas Allam

Sammamish kicks off season with Holiday Lighting Ceremony

With the flick of a switch, Sammamish Councilman Tom Vance kicked off the holiday season on the Plateau Wednesday, lighting up the city's Christmas tree and Menorah during the seventh annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony.

Shreyas Allam

Intoxicated Sammamish driver crashes through yard, into tree | Police blotter

A 21-year-old Sammamish man was arrested for DUI Nov. 15 after crashing through a front yard and into a tree.