Life

LWSD is looking for mentors

Three mentoring opportunities available to correspond with mentor interests and availability.

  • Jul 28, 2019
The baseball field at Hartman Park was renamed in honor of Redmond coach, Les Dow on July 19. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Redmond baseball field named after longtime baseball coach

The city renames a baseball field at Hartman Park in honor of Les Dow.

The baseball field at Hartman Park was renamed in honor of Redmond coach, Les Dow on July 19. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Ananda Mela, Joyful Festival of India, returns to Redmond

The 10th annual Ananda Mela will take place July 27-28.

  • Jul 19, 2019
Festival goers at Redmond’s Derby Days enjoy carnival games on July 12. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Redmond celebrates its 79th Derby Days

The annual summer festival’s theme was Game On!

Festival goers at Redmond’s Derby Days enjoy carnival games on July 12. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ screening at Marymoor Park rescheduled due to cool, wet weather

“Bohemian Rhapsody” has been rescheduled from tonight to July 30 due to weather.

  • Jul 17, 2019
Photo courtesy of Redmond Senior Center Facebook 
                                Redmond Senior Center will use the funds to expand a SAIL program, hire a new fitness specialist, purchase equipment, and to add more classes.

Redmond organizations receive Get Active Stay Active grants

Redmond Senior Center was among the recipients.

Photo courtesy of Redmond Senior Center Facebook 
                                Redmond Senior Center will use the funds to expand a SAIL program, hire a new fitness specialist, purchase equipment, and to add more classes.

LWSF announces Reach for Success Grant recipients

Funded grants ranging from social-emotional learning to bilingual activity classes.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Derby Days: A decades-long Redmond tradition

The 79th year of Derby Days will be July 12 and 13.

Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration comes to Marymoor Park on Aug. 21. Courtesy photo

Iration grooves into Marymoor Park on Aug. 21

Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration will bring its “Live From Paradise!” tour to Marymoor Park on Aug. 21 alongside special guests Pepper, Fortunate Youth and… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019
Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration comes to Marymoor Park on Aug. 21. Courtesy photo
King County’s local food celebration returns to Marymoor Park on Aug. 17. Photo courtesy of CHOMP! Facebook

CHOMP! returns to Marymoor Park

King County’s local food celebration returns Aug. 17.

  • Jul 10, 2019
King County’s local food celebration returns to Marymoor Park on Aug. 17. Photo courtesy of CHOMP! Facebook
Tesla STEM graduate Daniel Goto excels at technology and robotics. Courtesy photo

Tesla STEM alum excels at technology and robotics

Goto is among three WSU undergraduates to receive national Goldwater awards.

  • Jul 8, 2019
Tesla STEM graduate Daniel Goto excels at technology and robotics. Courtesy photo

County debuts noxious weed mobile app

Residents can send photos and locations to specialists who will determine what action to take.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Six LWSD juniors onto phase two of aerospace scholars program

These students are among the 200 who began competing for a spot in one of the WAS Summer Residency sessions in December.

  • Jul 4, 2019

Redmond’s Ortigoza Rios receives inaugural Wind Beneath My Wings scholarship

The new annual scholarship is funded by former Redmond Mayor Rosemarie Ives.

  • Jul 3, 2019

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

Why is self-love is so difficult?

A column focused on natural medicine.

  • Jul 2, 2019

Redmond native participates in multinational exercise in Baltic Sea region

Christina Nichols credits success in the Navy to many of the lessons she learned growing up in Redmond.

  • Jun 26, 2019
Photo courtesy of LWSD 
                                Redmond High School graduated its 2019 class on June 17 at Alaska Airlines Arena.

LWSD graduates class of 2019

High schools include Redmond High School, Emerson High School and Tesla STEM High School.

  • Jun 21, 2019
Photo courtesy of LWSD 
                                Redmond High School graduated its 2019 class on June 17 at Alaska Airlines Arena.

Friends of Youth welcomes Juniel as director of development

Juniel Brings more than 30 years of development experience to Friends of Youth.

Redmond high’s Moran receives Nokomis scholarship

The scholarship recognizes high academics, community involvement, extracurricular activities and future goals.

  • Jun 17, 2019