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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.

Seattle hip-hop heroes Blue Scholars were one of the main attractions at this year’s annual Teenfest event last Friday. Organized by the City of Sammamish and held at city hall

Teen Fest energy keeps the gray skies at bay

An estimated 500 teenagers turned out for the second annual Sammamish Teen Fest last Friday.

Seattle hip-hop heroes Blue Scholars were one of the main attractions at this year’s annual Teenfest event last Friday. Organized by the City of Sammamish and held at city hall
Discovery Elementary School students Courtney Crocker

Party like there’s no (school) tomorrow…

Discovery Elementary School students Courtney Crocker, Andie Corno, Connor Sullivan, Andrew Blessington were part of a noisy and colorful farewell to junior school last week, during a party for the departing fifth graders.

Discovery Elementary School students Courtney Crocker
Youngsters enjoy one of the many kid-friendly  activities at last year’s Tastin’ n Racin’. This year’s event will feature pony rides

Tastin’ n Racin’ fires up engines all weekend

Tastin’ n Racin’ is celebrating its 13th anniversary starting today, June 5 on Lake Sammamish State Park.

Youngsters enjoy one of the many kid-friendly  activities at last year’s Tastin’ n Racin’. This year’s event will feature pony rides

‘Stand-Up’ fundraiser at Snoqualmie Casino

On Sunday, May 31, the Chris Elliott Fund for Glioblastoma Brain Cancer Research, along with Snoqualmie Casino, will host “Stand-Up Against Brain Cancer Comedy Show and After Party.”

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Soccer team’s carwash continues fundraising cause for Dawn

Katelyn Lewis, Kimberly Heitkamp, Ava Giovanola, Elizabeth Heitkamp, Dawn Appel, Amanda Delgado Cathleen Heitkamp, Andy McCune, Ali Elsaeidy, Keen Wong, Mark McCune, Alex Appel, Quincy Loreen, and Curt McCune, were all part of the ISC Arsenal Blue soccer team fundraising carwash for Dawn Appel and the Washington Bone Marrow fund recently.

Katelyn Lewis

No cases of Swine Influenza in Washington

While the Swine flu outbreak is dominating national and international news, the Washington State Department of Health has confirmed there have been no recorded cases in this state.

Community brief – O’Connor Scholarship

The Brock O’Connor College Scholarship fund is now accepting applications for the 2009 scholarship awards.

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Fresh produce, flowers bloom in Issaquah — Farmers Market opens Saturday

With the cut of a ribbon and the cheer of a crowd, the Issaquah Farmers Market will open tomorrow for its 19th season, heralding the arrival of fresh air, fruit and flowers.

Indie rock band Barcelona kicks off a month-long fund-raiser to support International Justice Mission and Children’s Hospital.

Fund-raising never sounded so good: Seattle indie rock band Barcelona will hold a concert this week to kick-off a month long coin drive at Pine Lake Middle School and Pacific Cascade Freshman Campus to benefit both International Justice Mission (IJM) and Children’s Hospital.

Trenton Price celebrates his 16th birthday and The Big Climb with his cousins Jamie Achtmeyer-Price and Breanna Carlow.

Sammamish ‘family’ grows around Project Trevor

By Pauline Middlehurst There are many ways to celebrate your 16th birthday. Until now, running up 69 flights of stairs with your buddies in memory of your brother wasn’t a common one.

Trenton Price celebrates his 16th birthday and The Big Climb with his cousins Jamie Achtmeyer-Price and Breanna Carlow.

Funding for our children’s futures

In light of the $9 billion deficit, it appears that no state funded program will be spared.

Joseph W. Bard Sr.

Joseph W. Bard Sr.,87,of Enumclaw, died March 24,2009.He was born in Fulton,Ky., to Cleveland and Lizzie Bard,on May 1, 1921.Joe moved to New London,Conn.,in 1941… Continue reading

Issaquah's Taryn Holmes is blocked by Federal Way's Jacqie Evenson Thursday night. Federal Way blocked nine Issaquah shots and cruised to a 54-38 quarterfinal win.

Issaquah stuffed by Federal Way

Federal Way cruised past Issaquah with a 54-38 victory Thursday night. For play-by-play action from the game click on the Cover It Live logo below. Issaquah plays in a loser-out contest at 3:30 p.m., tomorrow against Pasco. Check back for more live coverage.

Issaquah's Taryn Holmes is blocked by Federal Way's Jacqie Evenson Thursday night. Federal Way blocked nine Issaquah shots and cruised to a 54-38 quarterfinal win.

Issaquah “consumer stable” – Mayor

A special meeting of the Issaquah City Council Tuesday, Feb. 24 demonstrated that while the state and many cities throughout it may be floundering financially, Issaquah is so-far maintaining a sound budget that should lead the city through the year.

Edgar W. Henninger

Edgar W. Henninger

Edgar W. Henninger, of Issaquah, died at Providence Marianwood on Tuesday, Feb. 24. He was 76 years old. Edgar was born on September 25, 1932… Continue reading

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Representative Jay Rodne with Issaquah’s Elliot Lawrence.

A teenager’s peek into politics

Issaquah teenager Elliot Lawrence recently served as a legislative page in the Washington State House of Representatives, under the sponsorship of Rep. Jay Rodne of North Bend.

Representative Jay Rodne with Issaquah’s Elliot Lawrence.
Patty Green talks about recent flood damage to her store

‘I just hope locusts aren’t next.’

Businesses seek flood answers from the city

Patty Green talks about recent flood damage to her store