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December housing market update: Low inventory does not reduce demand | Real Estate Pulse

Courtesy of John L. Scott Real Estate The number of homes available for purchase in December 2017 was exceptionally low in Redmond, even by “typical”… Continue reading

  • Jan 15, 2018

 

Real estate market will continue to stay hot in 2018 | Guest Column

By David Floan According to the National Association of Realtors, the sale of homes across the United States is expected to increase 3.7 percent in… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2018

 

Amy Zhao shows off two of her books. The 9-year-old has published four books following her fairy characters. Samantha Pak, Bothell/Kenmore Reporter

Young Kenmore author includes adventures and lessons in her stories

9-year-old Amy Zhao has published four books by the time she reached fourth grade.

 

Nia is a joyful, healing and empowering movement program for all ages | Guest Column

By Pauline Osborne and Debbie Scally Why choose Nia? I was recently asked a great question by a health professional. She often refers clients to… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2017

Trilogy for Kids raises funds for charities

Trilogy for Kids president Georgia Havens puts the finishing touches on the table setting she designed for the Holiday Tablescapes fund-raising activity. This year, the… Continue reading

  • Dec 15, 2017
Stacy Edwards, owner of the Eastside GYMGUYZ franchise, opens his van to show the various equipment his trainers use with their clients. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

Local gym takes equipment on the road

Local gym owner Stacy Edwards opens his doors at 5 a.m. every weekday, when his earliest clients start their training sessions, and closes them at… Continue reading

Stacy Edwards, owner of the Eastside GYMGUYZ franchise, opens his van to show the various equipment his trainers use with their clients. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

‘Using Native Plants in Your Landscape’ class on tap

The King Conservation District, a non-regulatory non-enforcement organization, will offer a free class, “Using Native Plants in Your Landscape,” from 7-8:30 p.m. Jan. 30 at… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers

Holiday stories from stages in Bellevue, Seattle, and throughout King County.

The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.
The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.
The third annual Historic Shell Holiday Shop opens on Nov. 24 at the Historic Shell Station in Issaquah. Courtesy photo

The Gas Station That Turned Into a Holiday Shopping Destination

A holiday pop-up shop filled with heart and handmade gifts.

The third annual Historic Shell Holiday Shop opens on Nov. 24 at the Historic Shell Station in Issaquah. Courtesy photo

The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound

Lights, boats, and Santas run amok!

Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo

The Holiday Shopping Guide to Unique Gifts and Memorable Moments

Bazzars, pop-ups, and retail events from Seattle to Bellevue and beyond.

Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo

At Bellevue Botanical Garden, a half-million lights delight

The well-lit habitat attracts all kinds of creatures.

First Santa photography business continues to capture his magic within the community

Arthur & Associates Holiday Photographers claims to be the first to take portraits of children with department store Santas.

What you need to know about hepatitis C | Health Column

By Dr. Diego Lopez de Castilla Receiving a hepatitis C diagnosis can be alarming — news about an infectious disease is never welcome. But for… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

I’m not ready yet | Senior Column

By Brad Breeding Although the vast majority of people who live in continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) like Emerald Heights in Redmond report that they… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Bright Futures breakfast brings in $185,000 for LWTech

On Tuesday morning, students, staff and community supporters gathered at Lake Washington Institute of Technology in Kirkland for the school’s annual Bright Futures Benefit Breakfast… Continue reading

Montessori Children’s House teacher speaks at GeekGirlCon

Montessori Children’s House (MCH) environmental specialist Ali Yeates recently joined a panel of speakers featured in Seattle’s STEM-convention targeted toward girls, GeekGirlCon. GeekGirlCon is an… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Emerald Heights brings nature indoors

Submitted by Eldergrow Emerald Heights, a retirement community in Redmond with an emphasis on independent living for its residents, has added something new for its… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

EvergreenHealth avoids Medicare readmission penalties for sixth straight year

EvergreenHealth is the only Puget Sound-area medical center to avoid Medicare readmission penalties for the sixth straight year, according to recently released data from the… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017