Reporter Staff

Sammamish City Council candidates answer questions from residents

Earlier this month, citizens submitted nearly 40 questions for the candidates during the Sammamish City Council candidate forum Oct. 7. There was not enough time to answer every citizen question, which is why the Issaquah/Sammamish Reporter reached out to the candidates, asking them to submit their answers via email.

Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank collecting for Month of Concern

The city of Issaquah joined the city of Sammamish in collecting food during a month-long food drive throughout the Eastside.

Volunteers needed for King County Long-Term Care Ombudsman program

Volunteers are needed to advocate for long-term care (LTC) residents in Issaquah, Bellevue and Sammamish communities.

Construction on southern portion of East Lake Sammamish Trail postponed due to appeal

The southern segment stretches from Southeast 43rd Way to Southeast 33rd Street.

Sammamish testing new traffic signal software

Sammamish will be installing and testing its new "Traffic Signal Intelligent Transportation System" along the 228th corridor, between Issaquah-Pine Lake Road and Northeast 12th Place, according to a city press release.

Issaquah to participate in National Drug Take-Back Day

Drop off unused or expired medication at Issaquah City Hall at 130 E. Sunset Way on Sept. 26 from 10 a.m to 2 p.m.

Sammamish City Council on break until September

The Sammamish City Council broke for summer vacation after its last regular meeting July 21.

69th annual Highland Games kick off Friday, July 24

Experience Scottish history at the 69th Seattle Scottish Highland Games & Clan Gathering at the Enumclaw Expo Center in Enumclaw, Washington, July 24-26.

Erik Luden waives right to speedy murder trial

A 24-year-old Pullman man accused of murdering his father, a Sammamish resident, waived his right to a speedy trial in the Whitman County Superior Court Friday, July 11, the Pullman Daily News reported.

Celebrate the Sunset Beach Bathhouse July 7

Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park will host an open house celebrating the completion of the parks’ new Sunset Beach Bathhouse.

State CDL holders must soon prove citizenship or permanent residency

Those seeking a commercial driver license or commercial learner permit within the state must prove their citizenship or permanent residency beginning Sept. 1, according to a state press release.

Annual motorcycle rally to make appearance in Issaquah

The Issaquah-based Thundering Angels MC presents the ninth annual Burgers, Bikers and Babes motorcycle rally Sunday, July 12.

AtWork! to close Wednesday

After more than 35 years, AtWork! Recycling Center will close to the public Wednesday, July 1, according to an AtWork! press release.

Issaquah to lower flags to recognize deceased WSU president

The city of Issaquah will lower its flags to half-staff Saturday to recognized the recent death of Washington State University president Elson Floyd.

Independence Day closures

The Issaquah and Sammamish city offices will close Friday, July 3, in recognition of Fourth of July.

Coffee with a cop

The Issaquah Police Department will host the "Coffee with a Cop" event at Top Pot Doughnuts, 1235 Maple St., July 15 from 9-11 a.m.

State boat registration expires June 30

Don't let an expired registration decal soil your day on the water.

Emergency preparedness day

Community members are encouraged to learn how to prepare for disasters at the Field Day 2015 event.

Notice: 24th Avenue Northeast Block Party

Organizers expect 200 neighborhood residents to attend.

Issaquah Community Center summer Saturday hours

The Issaquah Community Center summer Saturday hours begin June 6 and continue through Aug. 29.