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Man’s best friend now a good pal of doctors, too

What do Rover, Fluffy, or Bubbles have to do with your heart health? Apparently a lot!

Issaquah's Salmon Days will be held Oct. 3-4.

Salmon Days rated world’s best by festival group

The people of Issaquah always knew it — but now it’s “ohfishal.” The Issaquah Salmon Days Festival is one of the best in the world.

Issaquah's Salmon Days will be held Oct. 3-4.

Eastside Catholic knocks off Archbishop Murphy

Eastside Catholic beat Archbishop Murphy 20-14 tonight, after forcing the Wildcats into five turnovers. The full story will come Monday.

Just can’t stop

Ten years ago, when the city of Sammamish was created, one of the biggest concerns of our city fathers at the time was to find a way to manage the intense growth that the King County had determined would come to this area. And they did their job well.

Skyline senior quarterback Jake Heaps enters the 2009 season with a perfect 28-0 record as a starter and two state championships.

National spotlight on Skyline as season begins | Prep football

Twenty-eight straight wins. Consecutive state titles. A No. 9 national preseason ranking from ESPN RISE.

Skyline senior quarterback Jake Heaps enters the 2009 season with a perfect 28-0 record as a starter and two state championships.

Looking for little marchers — more children needed for parade!

The City of Sammamish is getting ready for one of the biggest parties in its short history. The 10th birthday celebration on August 29 will mark a decade since the city was incorporated.

Yoga is a fantastic full-body workout that stretches and tones your muscles.

Hot Yoga’s new class is just for the fellas

Yoga has a long, rich history in India (as long as 5,000 years) where a vast majority of the practitioners are men.

Yoga is a fantastic full-body workout that stretches and tones your muscles.
Local artists Carol Ross

“Animal Crackers” opens at Issaquah ArtWalk

A group of Eastside artists, known as the Sammi 7, launched their latest exhibition at Up Front Gallery in downtown Issaquah at Friday evening's ArtWalk event.

Local artists Carol Ross
Alexis Chavez has been able to combine her passion for photography with an ability to bond with the wild animals of Africa.

Images of African wildlife come to Issaquah

Alexis Chavez has lived in New York, Hawaii, Japan and Africa. She has an honorary Bachelors of Science degree in Environmental Conservation from The New School in New York City, has worked as a veterinary nurse at Tribeca Soho Animal Hospital, is a part time welder, and is proficient in American Sign Language and Japanese. Oh, and she's learning Afrikaans.

Alexis Chavez has been able to combine her passion for photography with an ability to bond with the wild animals of Africa.

artEAST opens ‘Animal Crackers’ exhibition Friday

A group of Eastside artists, known as the Sammi 7, will open their latest collection during an opening reception tonight from 5 to 8 p.m. at Up Front Gallery at 48 Front Street N. during this month’s ArtWalk.

Leslie Dee Allen

Leslie Dee Allen

Leslie “Lola” Dee AllenLeslie Allen passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2009 of complications fol-lowing surgery. She was 63 years old.Leslie was born on September… Continue reading

Leslie Dee Allen

Police arrest man in connection to tanning salon robberies

Everett police arrested a 24-year-old Lake Stevens man Sunday in connection to up to 17 robberies in King and Snohomish counties.Police had released a surveillance… Continue reading

Keith Loran

Keith Loran

Keith A. Loran, of Battle Ground, Wash., died at Swedish Cherry Hill Medical Center in Seattle on Friday, July 31.He was 53 years of age.Keith… Continue reading

Keith Loran
Kaitlyn Kamstra

Promising grad receives O’Brien scholarship

Kaitlyn Kamstra from Eastlake High School has been awarded the fifth Cory O’Brien Memorial Scholarship.

Kaitlyn Kamstra
Mary Anne Kobylka with her son Alex on a trip to Europe in the final months of her life.

Sammamish woman helps fulfill friend’s final legacy

Fifty was Mary Anne Kobylka’s magic number. She hoped to reach her 50th birthday this September.

Mary Anne Kobylka with her son Alex on a trip to Europe in the final months of her life.

Web site determines ‘walkability’ of neighborhoods

In this economy everyone is looking for ways to save a few dollars. In many ways this urge to save is helping green causes across the country as people carpool, bike or walk, rather than spending hard earned dollars on the ever increasing price of gasoline.

Issaquah schedules public meeting on Shoreline Master Plan

The City of Issaquah's Planning Policy Commission will hold a public hearing on the Shoreline Master Plan (SMP). The draft SMP public hearing will be… Continue reading

Bob Brodel

What the high school rebuild means to those ‘on the inside’

“What a surprise to see progress bring the old alma mater to the ground.” Bob Brodel, a class of 1967 graduate, is reminiscing over his high school career at Issaquah High School. “But, progress is necessary and we all must step aside eventually.”

Bob Brodel

City of Issaquah in negotiations with Bellevue electric car company

The City of Issaquah is currently in negotiations with The Green Car Company, which is considering a move from their current Bellevue headquarters.

A night of fine food and jazz at Boehm’s Candies

The 21st annual “Chocolate, Wine and All That Jazz” event held on Thursday, July 23, at Boehm’s Candies in Issaquah.