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Slideshow | 2015 Issaquah/Sammamish graduates

Seniors graduated from Issaquah and Sammamish high schools last week. Click to view the slideshow.

City opens East Lake Sammamish Trail’s 95 percent plan to public comment

The public has an opportunity to submit comments on King County’s 95 percent plan on the southern portion of the East Lake Sammamish Trail this month.

Eastside Catholic seniors graduate Monday, June 8

The graduation ceremony was held at Benaroya Hall in Seattle at 7:30 p.m.

RESULTS | Chamber honors community

The Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce held its annual Community awards banquet May 29, at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Local taxable retail sales up

Taxable retail sales statewide grew more than 7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, over the fourth quarter of 2103.

School district surplus sale

The Issaquah School District will hold a sale of surplus computer systems, furniture and equipment between 3-5 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, at the May Valley Service Center, 16430 SE May Valley Road, in Renton.

Drug Free Community Coalition survey — deadline May 30

The Drug Free Community Coalition invites residents to fill out a survey on drug use and drug programs within the Issaquah School District.

U.S.P.S. ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive is May 9

On May 9, the Food and Clothing Bank needs help with the U.S. Postal Service’s annual ‘Stamp Out Hunger Drive.’

One day only, donations matched by Seattle Foundation

For one day only, on May 5, donations made through GiveBIG, will be “stretched” by a matching contribution from the Seattle Foundation.

Boater safety classes

The local United States Coast guard Auxiliary Eastside Flotilla 22 will present three, one-day classes on boating rules and safety.

Lake Sammamish Cleanup – April 25

Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park will host a cleanup event on the southern border of the park April 25.

Passport applications accepted only Wednesdays and Thursdays in Sammamish

The city of Sammamish will only accept passport applications on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Farmers Market opens for 25th year

The Issaquah Farmers Market will open for its 25th year May 2.

Emergency tree ordinance extended to October

Sammamish City Council unanimously extended the emergency tree ordinance it passed in October 2014 for another six months.

City of Sammamish hires engineer

Sammamish hired Andrew Warren Zagars as the new city engineer earlier this month.

Drivers beware: Construction on Issaquah Middle School begins

The Issaquah School District is warning Second Avenue Southeast drivers of likely traffic slowdowns during upcoming construction on the Issaquah Middle School campus.

Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day – April 25

The Downtown Issaquah Association will hold volunteer event "Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day" 9 a.m. to noon April 25.

Issaquah Job Fair coming up

The Issaquah Job Fair will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. April 28 in the Pickering Barn on 1730 10th Ave. N.W.

Frisinger and Highlands Association given green awards

On April 10, the city of Issaquah named former Mayor Ava Frisinger and the Issaquah Highlands Community Association as recipients of city environmental awards.

Patterson Creek gains 122 acres

State transferred forestland to buy land better suited for timber revenue