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‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Women become ninjas in local self defense classes

Instructor Fauzia Lala aims to empower, educate women to protect themselves.

 

LWSD earns place on advanced placement district honor roll

More students are taking and succeeding in AP courses.

  • Jan 18, 2019

 

LWSD kindergarten registration begins Feb. 7

Parents can register their students at their neighborhood schools.

  • Jan 16, 2019

 

Bear Creek academic and college planning night set for Jan. 17

The event will feature a college application review panel with representatives from three colleges.

  • Jan 14, 2019
The Redmond Police Department hosted their second Free Little Library event at the Community Center on Dec. 27, 2018. Courtesy of Andrea Wolf-Buck.

Redmond police host second Officer Story Time

Redmond officers read books to children at the Redmond Community Center at Marymoor Village.

The Redmond Police Department hosted their second Free Little Library event at the Community Center on Dec. 27, 2018. Courtesy of Andrea Wolf-Buck.

New Year resolution: Be more loving to yourself

Now is a good time to reflect back on accomplishments and goals achieved from the last year.

  • Jan 3, 2019

As 2018 real estate market wraps up, buyers and sellers prepare for the year ahead

To list or not to list during the holidays? That is the question.

  • Dec 13, 2018

New Redmond Ridge school to be named Timberline Middle School

Student voices considered in determining new school name.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Lake Washington school bus drivers host toy drive for Hopelink

The donations will be used to stock Hopelink’s Redmond center holiday toy and gift room.

  • Dec 11, 2018

What I eat in a day: Eating nutritiously on a busy schedule

Some tips on how to eat healthier on a daily basis.

  • Dec 11, 2018
Santa reads to youngsters at story time at Brick and Mortar Books in Redmond Town Center on Dec. 4. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

Santa visits Brick and Mortar Books for story time

One last chance to catch Santa story time.

Santa reads to youngsters at story time at Brick and Mortar Books in Redmond Town Center on Dec. 4. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

Redmond firefighters to offer student scholarships

Applications are due on March 1, 2019.

  • Dec 10, 2018

Four ways to take care of oral health while sick

Good mouth health can help your whole body when you have a cold or flu.

  • Dec 7, 2018
L-R: Lia Mahesh, 8 and Hannah Womble, 8 enjoy singing and dancing on stage during the community holiday sing-a-long. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

Community gathers for a holiday sing-a-long

Day two of Redmond Lights included a community sing-a-long led by Eva Moon.

L-R: Lia Mahesh, 8 and Hannah Womble, 8 enjoy singing and dancing on stage during the community holiday sing-a-long. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

Redmond lights up the night with annual holiday festival

For the first time, Redmond Lights was two days long.

  • Dec 4, 2018

Bear Creek honor society collects seven and a half tons of food for Hopelink

The Bear Creek School’s chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) recently sponsored a food drive for Hopelink. This year, Bear Creek students collected 15,214… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2018

Sleeping in troubled times

While adequate sleep is critical to good health and longevity, sleep deprivation is currently on the rise.

  • Nov 28, 2018
KCLS launched their first podcast called The Desk Set. The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Courtesy of The Desk Set.

KCLS launches first podcast, The Desk Set

Librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calking co-host new podcast.

KCLS launched their first podcast called The Desk Set. The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Courtesy of The Desk Set.

Redmond Lights features six new temporary artists

The winter festival will incorporate new light installations on Dec. 1 and 2.