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Green Redmond to host work party at Idylwood Park

The event is scheduled for Aug. 4 from 9 am. to 12 p.m.

  • Jun 22, 2018
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State law enforcement agencies team up to combat crimes against children

Redmond police seized a large collection of child porn material as part of task force operation.

  • Jun 22, 2018

Local author connects women, mothers through humor

Heather LeRoss chronicles motherhood, womanhood and “wife-hood” in new book

Bob Ferguson launches website for human trafficking victims

The website will provide a hub for services and resources for labor and sex trafficking victims.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Foundation invests more than $350,000 in schools

Lake Washington Schools Foundation support ranges from classroom grants to district-wide programs.

  • Jun 20, 2018

The King County Library System invites locals to cool down

King County Libraries are air conditioned and an option for locals to stay cool during summer heat.

  • Jun 19, 2018
From left to right, back row: Nicolas Woolwine, Isaac John Perrin, Lucas Wall, Bradley Ross Cagle, Daniel Liu, Tyler Paul Zangaglia; front row: Scott Cavanagh, Michelle Um, Divya Parimi, Anna Wang, Jessica Wells, Jamie Ellen Hudson, Khushi Manish Chaudhari, Shawdi Mehrvarzan. Photo by Brandi Comstock. Photo courtesy of the Lake Washington Schools Foundation

$37,500 in scholarships awarded to local students

Outstanding character and achievement earn post-secondary funding for local students.

  • Jun 18, 2018
From left to right, back row: Nicolas Woolwine, Isaac John Perrin, Lucas Wall, Bradley Ross Cagle, Daniel Liu, Tyler Paul Zangaglia; front row: Scott Cavanagh, Michelle Um, Divya Parimi, Anna Wang, Jessica Wells, Jamie Ellen Hudson, Khushi Manish Chaudhari, Shawdi Mehrvarzan. Photo by Brandi Comstock. Photo courtesy of the Lake Washington Schools Foundation

‘A Passport to Washington Libraries’

A new state program offers bookstore gift cards for library visits.

  • Jun 18, 2018

Evergreen Middle School teams rank high at national Olympiad

EMS as a school finished 20th out of 60 in the middle school division.

  • Jun 14, 2018

Janelle Monáe kicks off Dirty Computer Tour at Marymoor Park

The show also featured opener St. Beauty.

Innovation Triangle represents region at investment summit

Innovation Triangle works to create business opportunities in Bellevue, Kirkland and Redmond.

  • Jun 13, 2018
Rosa Parks Elementary fifth graders, Miriam Terdina and Ellie Hagen donated 20 hours to provide a buddy bench for students. Photo by Madison Miller/Staff Photo

Girl Scouts plant Buddy Bench at Rosa Parks Elementary

The bench is designed to create opportunities for kids to make new friends.

Rosa Parks Elementary fifth graders, Miriam Terdina and Ellie Hagen donated 20 hours to provide a buddy bench for students. Photo by Madison Miller/Staff Photo

Alliance of Eastside Agencies announces 2018 awards

Numerous Eastside Alliance members received awards for Outstanding Contribution in Human Services.

  • Jun 8, 2018

Redmond to host first public hearing for 2019/20 Budget

The hearing is scheduled for June 19 with multiple more hearings set before adoption on Dec. 4.

  • Jun 8, 2018

Drinking Liberally-Redmond: A conversation with Rep. Vandana Slatter

Drink Liberally aims to “[build] a community of progressive action through social interaction.”

  • Jun 7, 2018

LWSD students receive National Merit Scholarships

More than 3,500 students were recognized nationwide.

  • Jun 7, 2018
Photos of the VOLTA performance courtesy of Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil extends by two weeks in Redmond this Fall

Cirque du Soleil VOLTA has performances set for Sept. 7 through Nov. 4 with tickets on sale June 8.

  • Jun 7, 2018
Photos of the VOLTA performance courtesy of Cirque du Soleil

Go Redmond encourages residents to ride transit in June

Go Redmond will provide free ORCA bus passes to celebrate Ride Transit Month.

  • Jun 6, 2018
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Redmond High School graduate receives Nokomis Scholarship

Fernanda Saldivar will be honored for the scholarship at the Nokomis luncheon on June 22.

  • Jun 5, 2018
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