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Issaquah International Film Festival returns for the sixth year

Issaquah International Film Festival returns for the sixth year

Films will be showing from Sept. 14-15 at the Cinebarre in Issaquah.

Issaquah International Film Festival returns for the sixth year
Photo by Nityia Photography                                Dora Gyarmati.

Redefine goals based on virtues to find joy | Health

A monthly column about mindfulness and mental wellbeing.

  • Sep 11, 2019
Photo by Nityia Photography                                Dora Gyarmati.
Carrie Wang performing traditional festival songs on the Pipa at last year’s event - she will perform again this year. Photo courtesy of Highlands Council

Celebrating the harvest moon at Issaquah Highlands

Mid-Autumn Festival at Blakely Hall Sept. 8.

  • Sep 6, 2019
Carrie Wang performing traditional festival songs on the Pipa at last year’s event - she will perform again this year. Photo courtesy of Highlands Council
Ellen Boyer, CFO of Logic 20/20, will be FOY’s board chair. Photo courtesy of FOY.

Friends of Youth welcomes Boyer as board chair

Ellen Boyer, CFO of Logic 20/20, is FOY founder Iva Matsen’s granddaughter.

  • Sep 1, 2019
Ellen Boyer, CFO of Logic 20/20, will be FOY’s board chair. Photo courtesy of FOY.
Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone | Book Nook

Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone | Book Nook

A monthly column from the King County Library System.

  • Aug 31, 2019
Libraries are welcoming spaces for everyone | Book Nook

Atwater takes Foundation helm

Issaquah Schools Foundation has new executive director.

  • Aug 15, 2019
Applying mindfulness into your daily life | Health Column

Applying mindfulness into your daily life | Health Column

Being mindful is the act of staying present, being aware of your surroundings and noticing new things without judgment.

  • Aug 7, 2019
Applying mindfulness into your daily life | Health Column
Mindful goal setting | Health Column

Mindful goal setting | Health Column

What are the roots of you life goals?

  • Aug 4, 2019
Mindful goal setting | Health Column

Volunteers needed for kids fair

Parkadilly will be Sunday, July 21. Volunteers also needed for set up on July 20.

  • Jul 15, 2019
Happy Fourth — Do we have freedom? What is freedom anyway?

Happy Fourth — Do we have freedom? What is freedom anyway?

A column about mindfulness and mental well being.

  • Jul 6, 2019
Happy Fourth — Do we have freedom? What is freedom anyway?
Celebrating the Fourth on the Eastside

Celebrating the Fourth on the Eastside

Americans all over the country including the Eastside region will gather on July 4 to celebrate Independence Day. The Fourth of July commemorates the signing… Continue reading

Celebrating the Fourth on the Eastside
Issaquah Farmers Market runs Saturdays from May through September, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, at Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave. NW, Issaquah. Courtesy photo
Issaquah Farmers Market runs Saturdays from May through September, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, at Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave. NW, Issaquah. Courtesy photo

Beach Bash at Lake Sammamish State Park

7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on July 13.

  • Jun 7, 2019
Nityia Photography

Dying from an overdose; not just heroin that’s killing us

A monthly column about mindfulness and health.

  • Jun 7, 2019
Nityia Photography

MCE honors First Ladies

Annual choral concert welcomes Independence Day.

  • Jun 7, 2019
Kailan Manandic / staff photos                                 The new Issaquah Tibbetts Valley Skate Park sits next to the Issaquah Transit Center. The park opened in 2017 and was built by Grindline Skateparks, Inc.

Issaquah began old skate park removal

Community will shape how how the city uses the old space. The new skate park opened in 2017.

Kailan Manandic / staff photos                                 The new Issaquah Tibbetts Valley Skate Park sits next to the Issaquah Transit Center. The park opened in 2017 and was built by Grindline Skateparks, Inc.
The Soup Ladies need a new truck

The Soup Ladies need a new truck

Rotary Club leads fundraiser for volunteers who feed King County’s first responders.

The Soup Ladies need a new truck
Issaquah Memorial Day ceremony set for Lower Hillside Cemetery

Issaquah Memorial Day ceremony set for Lower Hillside Cemetery

Local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post will host the Memorial Day ceremony at Lower Hillside Cemetery.

  • May 23, 2019
Issaquah Memorial Day ceremony set for Lower Hillside Cemetery
From left: U.S. Veterans Daniel F. McAllaster, Richard A. Nelms, and Stanley Zemont. The veterans were awarded by the French Consulate in San Fransisco for their services in France during the World War II on May 10 at the Museum of Flight in Seattle. Courtesy photo of the Consular Agency of France in Seattle

Eastside Veterans awarded the French Legion of Honor Medal

Daniel F. McAllaster and Richard A. Nelms awarded for their service in France during WWII

  • May 19, 2019
From left: U.S. Veterans Daniel F. McAllaster, Richard A. Nelms, and Stanley Zemont. The veterans were awarded by the French Consulate in San Fransisco for their services in France during the World War II on May 10 at the Museum of Flight in Seattle. Courtesy photo of the Consular Agency of France in Seattle
Take time to feel the emotions, don’t avoid them | Health column

Take time to feel the emotions, don’t avoid them | Health column

A monthly column about mindfulness meditation and wellbeing.

  • May 8, 2019
Take time to feel the emotions, don’t avoid them | Health column