Life

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
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                                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
“Your Mind Flashlight: A User’s Guide” helps kids and adults understand the connection between thoughts and feelings. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Lambert.

Local mom writes guide to help kids control negative thoughts

Stephanie Lambert writes “Your Mind Flashlight: A User’s Guide” to help kids navigate negative thoughts, low self-esteem, anxiety.

“Your Mind Flashlight: A User’s Guide” helps kids and adults understand the connection between thoughts and feelings. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Lambert.
Semilla Flamenco students opened the show for the famous Karen Lugo on Feb. 22 at the Bellevue Performing Arts Center. Photo courtesy of Bibiana Ruiz.

Redmond’s Semilla Flamenca students open the show for Flamenco star Karen Lugo

Karen Lugo is an internationally awarded dancer and choreographer

Semilla Flamenco students opened the show for the famous Karen Lugo on Feb. 22 at the Bellevue Performing Arts Center. Photo courtesy of Bibiana Ruiz.
The Northwest’s largest free color festival will be held in Redmond on Saturday, March 23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Marymoor Park. Photo courtesy of Creative Flashes Photography.

Northwest’s largest free Festival of Color to be held in Redmond

Traditional Holi festival of India to be held on March 23.

  • Mar 11, 2019
The Northwest’s largest free color festival will be held in Redmond on Saturday, March 23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Marymoor Park. Photo courtesy of Creative Flashes Photography.
Attendees viewed Maja Petric’s light installations on Feb. 22. Petric’s art gallery is located at 16528 Cleveland St., Building D in Redmond. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Redmond’s artist-in-residence opens AIEye Art Gallery

New media artist Maja Petrić showcases AIEye series, including Lost Skies

Attendees viewed Maja Petric’s light installations on Feb. 22. Petric’s art gallery is located at 16528 Cleveland St., Building D in Redmond. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo
Val D’Alessio, Jaspar Lepak and Mandy Troxel will be performing at the SoulFood CoffeeHouse for International Women’s Day. From left, Val D’Alessio, Jaspar Lepak and Mandy Troxel. Photo courtesy of Jaspar Lepak

Local musicians celebrate women in upcoming concert in Redmond

Val D’Alessio, Jaspar Lepak and Mandy Troxel will be performing at the SoulFood CoffeeHouse for International Women’s Day.

Val D’Alessio, Jaspar Lepak and Mandy Troxel will be performing at the SoulFood CoffeeHouse for International Women’s Day. From left, Val D’Alessio, Jaspar Lepak and Mandy Troxel. Photo courtesy of Jaspar Lepak
Toni Underwood of Redmond works out with PrimeFit coach three times a week. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

98, blind and living life in Redmond

Toni Underwood says staying active and healthy has allowed her to enjoy life so much more.

Toni Underwood of Redmond works out with PrimeFit coach three times a week. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Bring your Garden into the Kitchen

Unlocking medicinal benefits from your own plants.

  • Mar 5, 2019

Join the move to remove: Keep plastics out of our oceans

A column from Waste Management

  • Mar 4, 2019
Award-winning author and poet, Gloria Burgess shared from her new book, Pass It On! on Feb. 22 at Los Pajaros in Redmond. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.

Redmond Association of Spokenword hosts award-winning author and poet Gloria Burgess

Gloria Burgess reads and shares from her new book, Pass It On!

Award-winning author and poet, Gloria Burgess shared from her new book, Pass It On! on Feb. 22 at Los Pajaros in Redmond. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo.