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St. Jude Parish members assembled Need Kits with hygiene products at the annual Service Day on March 30. Need Kits were also assembled by elders of 10 assisted living communities. The elderly also donated motivational art cards to put inside each kit. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

St. Jude’s Service Day Program helps combat poverty

The annual service day helps organizations that help Eastside communities experiencing poverty and abuse.

St. Jude Parish members assembled Need Kits with hygiene products at the annual Service Day on March 30. Need Kits were also assembled by elders of 10 assisted living communities. The elderly also donated motivational art cards to put inside each kit. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Eastside market heats up as major tech news hits

What does Amazon’s move to Bellevue mean to surrounding communities?

  • Apr 11, 2019
Honeywell sponsored 292 from 41 countries and 27 states to participate in the HCLA at the USSRC. Photo courtesy of HCLA.

Bellevue and Redmond students participate in Space Camp program

Atharva Ladha of Redmond and Chloe Fong of Bellevue share their experiences with the HCLA at the USSRC.

Honeywell sponsored 292 from 41 countries and 27 states to participate in the HCLA at the USSRC. Photo courtesy of HCLA.

WAAA to host annual Day Out for Autism event

Celebrate children and adults with autism on April 14.

  • Apr 11, 2019

City of Redmond partners with Centro Cultural Mexicano

The City awards Centro Cultural Mexicano’s art gallery a $3,000 Redmond Art Season grant

  • Apr 10, 2019

Redmond teen releases single inspired by Las Vegas shooting

Aditi Ajoy released her single, “What Are You Thinking?” on March 22.

Panel luncheon audience members predict survey results in regard to what Eastsiders consider to make up the American Dream. From left: James Whitfield, Dr. Amy Morrison, Anne Morisseau and Anne-Marie Diouf. Madison Miller / staff photo

Leadership Eastside hosts panel discussing the American Dream

The panel consisted of Dr. Amy Morrison, president of Lake Washington Institute of Technology, Anne Morisseau, Planning Commissioner for the City of Bellevue, Residential Real Estate Agent, LE Board of Directors, and Anne-Marie Diouf, VP Human Resources for Symetra.

Panel luncheon audience members predict survey results in regard to what Eastsiders consider to make up the American Dream. From left: James Whitfield, Dr. Amy Morrison, Anne Morisseau and Anne-Marie Diouf. Madison Miller / staff photo

Redmond Kiwanis partners with city for Beat the Bunny event

A portion of each race entry will benefit Redmond Kiwanis Club.

  • Apr 5, 2019

Take ‘eating clean’ to a whole new level

Avoid foods made with chemicals, support natural detox.

  • Apr 5, 2019

During a stroke, time is of the essence

How to spot the signs and symptoms of a possible stroke, and what to do when every second counts.

  • Apr 4, 2019
RHS jazz band rehearses for their upcoming performance at Carnegie Hall. Saxophones from left: Yotam Snir, Jackson Graves, Noah Barr, Emma Johnson, Ryan York. Trombones from left: Matthew Ovanesyan, Andrew Shi, Trevor Michalski, Jonathan McCrady. Trumpets from left: Rafael de Ocampo, Martin Shi, Shane Melrose. Conductor: Any Robertson. Madison Miller/staff photo

Redmond high musicians invited back to Carnegie Hall

The groups have been invited to return to the Ensemble Spotlight Series on April 21.

RHS jazz band rehearses for their upcoming performance at Carnegie Hall. Saxophones from left: Yotam Snir, Jackson Graves, Noah Barr, Emma Johnson, Ryan York. Trombones from left: Matthew Ovanesyan, Andrew Shi, Trevor Michalski, Jonathan McCrady. Trumpets from left: Rafael de Ocampo, Martin Shi, Shane Melrose. Conductor: Any Robertson. Madison Miller/staff photo

Redmond’s Bear Creek School to host ‘parenting under pressure’ with Rob McKenna

The event is set for April 2 and tickets are $10.

  • Mar 29, 2019

Eastside Catholic announces class of 2019 valedictorians and salutatorians

Eastside Catholic School in Sammamish has announced its class of 2019 valedictorians and salutatorians. “We congratulate the valedictorians and salutatorians representing the class of 2019,”… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2019

Tesla STEM earns first AP computer science female diversity award

The school is one of nine schools in the state to earn award for achieving high female representation in AP computer science courses.

  • Mar 29, 2019
The 7th annual Festival of Color attracted a record crowd of over 8,000 people last week. Photo courtesy of Vedic Cultural Center.

Annual Festival of Color attracts thousands

Over 8,000 people attended the festival.

  • Mar 28, 2019
The 7th annual Festival of Color attracted a record crowd of over 8,000 people last week. Photo courtesy of Vedic Cultural Center.

The traveling Wastemobile coming to Redmond

Safely dispose of old car batteries, oil, paint thinner and many other household hazardous items on April 5-7.

  • Mar 27, 2019
Antje Farmer of Redmond performs with the U.S. Navy Band Sea Chanters chorus at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Photo courtesy of senior chief musician Adam Grimm/U.S. Navy

Redmond native performs with U.S. Navy’s Sea Chanters

Antje Farmer was part of a group that performed in 18 cities in nine states.

  • Mar 25, 2019
Antje Farmer of Redmond performs with the U.S. Navy Band Sea Chanters chorus at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Photo courtesy of senior chief musician Adam Grimm/U.S. Navy
Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo 
                                Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2995 club manager Rob Bailey and lifetime auxiliary member of Post 5694 and guest of the VFW Post 2995 Cecilia Maers with the donated AED and cabinet.

Redmond VFW Post 2995 receives donated AED and cabinet

AED will benefit the post and surrounding businesses.

Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo 
                                Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2995 club manager Rob Bailey and lifetime auxiliary member of Post 5694 and guest of the VFW Post 2995 Cecilia Maers with the donated AED and cabinet.

Redmond’s Singla achieves top ACT score

He said practice tests and AP courses helped prepare him.

  • Mar 20, 2019
King County Executive Dow Constantine visits Redmond Rotary Club to talk about the region’s most pressing issues on March 7. Photo courtesy of King County

King County Executive Constantine visits Redmond Rotary Club

Constantine talks transportation, conservation and homelessness.

  • Mar 18, 2019
King County Executive Dow Constantine visits Redmond Rotary Club to talk about the region’s most pressing issues on March 7. Photo courtesy of King County