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Though no one likes being phoned at home to complete a survey, or to be urged to buy this fabulous product or that, Issaquah and Sammamish residents should expect a call next week that is certainly worth listening to.
Plateau resident Jeff Richards isn't a teacher. And nor is he trying to be. What he is trying to be is a friendly resource and a helping hand to one local student - someone who will listen to their problems or concerns, and offer whatever words of wisdom might help make the difficult lessons of school a little easier.
Right now store shelves are already lined with plentiful bags of tempting Halloween goodies. According to the National Confectioners Association, 90 percent of parents admit to occasionally dipping into their children’s Halloween haul. Even the most well-intentioned adult can be swayed into buying sale-priced, bulk-sized bags of treats.
Want to help restore fish and wildlife habitat? For the next four Saturdays, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., volunteers will be planting trees at both the Squak Valley Park and Lake Sammamish State Park as part of ongoing habitat restoration projects.
Following the hospitalization last month of a Bellevue woman who ate a poisonous mushroom, King County health officials are warning people foraging for mushrooms to exercise caution.
Registered voters in Issaquah and Sammamish will begin receiving ballots in the mail this week ahead of the Nov. 2 General Election.
State Representative candidates for the 5th District Glenn Anderson, Greg Hoover, Jay Rodne, and David Spring will square off over education issues at a special forum hosted by the Issaquah Valley Elementary Parent Teacher Association (IVE PTA) Tuesday Oct. 12 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room at IVE.
The Issaquah Community Network (ICN), a local organization dedicated to supporting healthy youth, family and community, is seeking applicants for its volunteer board of directors.
The second of three opportunities for residents to give their thoughts on the development of Issaquah's downtown park, tentatively called Confluence Park, will be on Thursday, Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. at Tibbetts Creek Manor.
October is Flood Awareness Month, and King County officials are urging floodplain residents to prepare a flood safety plan and sign up for automated flood alerts.
The Mountains to Sound Greenway will host a series of native tree and shrub plantings events throughout the Greenway corridor in October. The kick-off to this annual event will be here in Issaquah, with fun, food, and tree planting at Squak Valley Park on Saturday, Oct. 16.
Horse and livestock owners can learn how to prepare for rain, cold, snow and long winter nights at four free workshops sponsored by the King Conservation District.
Dine at Pogacha in Issaquah from 5 - 9 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11, and the restaurant will donate 20 percent of all food sales for dining-in or for take-out to the Humane Society.
As much planning as organizers can do for the Issaquah Salmon Festival, there are two important factors out of their control - the weather and the salmon!
Tacoma Glassblowing Studio is bringing more than 1,000 glass pumpkins to Pickering Barn this weekend.
The City of Issaquah Lodging and Tax Advisory Committee is seeking funding requests for development and marketing projects or programs that promote tourism in the city.
The Issaquah History Museums are sponsoring two events that celebrate the impact of women in our community.
Three times the voters have approved initiatives requiring either a two-thirds vote of the Legislature or a majority vote of the people to raise taxes. Yet Olympia took it away this year, despite overwhelming citizen opposition.
The National Weather Service is hosting a training session for new or veteran weather spotters.
If you missed Rotary’s Trivia Night last June, you missed a spectacular evening of fun and laughter.