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Three LWSD students receive National Merit Scholarships

Two students from Redmond and one from Sammamish received $2,500.

  • May 10, 2018

Redmond’s Historic Walking Tours are underway

The Redmond Historical Society celebrates 15 years of sponsoring the tours.

  • May 9, 2018
Photos courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

Local movers’ campaign benefits domestic violence survivors on Mother’s Day

The Eastside’s Two Men and a Truck franchise celebrates mothers with the Movers for Moms campaign.

Photos courtesy of Two Men and a Truck
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EvergreenHealth raises $1.42 million to benefit programs

The funds will go towards the support and advancement of the stroke and neuroscience programs.

  • May 8, 2018
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Evergreen Middle School’s Team Green. Photo courtesy of Evergreen Middle School

Local Science Olympiad team advances to nationals

Students on the Evergreen Middle School Science Olympiad team will head to Colorado for nationals.

  • May 7, 2018
Evergreen Middle School’s Team Green. Photo courtesy of Evergreen Middle School

Redmond schools celebrate bike to school day

National Bike to School Day is set for May 9.

  • May 4, 2018

Local Comcast employees give back to community

More than 70 volunteers from the Redmond area helped revitalize Friends of Youth campus in Kirkland.

  • May 4, 2018

Havens community connections announces May fundraiser

Seattle World Whiskey Day to be held at the Redmond Central Connector.

  • May 3, 2018

Volunteers needed to plan local walk to end Alzheimer’s

The previous event raised over $100,000 for Alzheimer’s care, support and research in 2017.

  • May 2, 2018

11-year-old Eastside girl raises money for brain cancer through art

The passing of her father in 2017 caused her to want to make a change.

Photo courtesy of Pack 567

Local Cub Scouts host annual Bike Rodeo

The free event will take place on May 12 at 10 a.m.

  • May 2, 2018
Photo courtesy of Pack 567
Photo courtesy of 2/3 Quest at Rosa Parks Elementary

Redmond’s young inventor wins at Invent Washington competition

Eva Gupta is from 2/3 Quest at Rosa Parks Elementary.

  • May 1, 2018
Photo courtesy of 2/3 Quest at Rosa Parks Elementary
Photos courtesy of Ann Slothower Photography

Komen Puget Sound awards more than $600,000 to local breast health providers

Washington’s Department of Health, Cancer Lifeline and the Korean Women’s Association were awarded.

  • Apr 30, 2018
Photos courtesy of Ann Slothower Photography

LWSD asks community for input on superintendent

The LWSD is conducting two surveys and will hold four meetings as it searches for a superintendent.

  • Apr 27, 2018
Photo courtesy of the Quantum Robotics Club at the Tesla STEM Choice High School

Local robotics team raises funds for world championship trip

917F Quantum Flux of Tesla STEM Choice High School needs more than $9,000 to travel to the event.

  • Apr 26, 2018
Photo courtesy of the Quantum Robotics Club at the Tesla STEM Choice High School

Freestone Capital Management announces new scholarship

The firm committed to providing $100,000 in financial support to 20 college students.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Screenshot of the Kanopy website.

King County brings the silver screen to local libraries

County library members will now have free access to an expansive film streaming service.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Screenshot of the Kanopy website.
Poster courtesy of the Sammamish Valley Alliance

Sammamish Valley Spring Celebration

The celebration and its numerous events will take place from May 4 to 6.

  • Apr 24, 2018
Poster courtesy of the Sammamish Valley Alliance

Local rookie robotics team goes to world championships

The Vex Robotics Team Discobotz 47U consists of four students from Evergreen Middle School.

  • Apr 23, 2018

Five LWSD students receive sponsored scholarships

The students are among 1,000 distinguished students recognized nationwide.

  • Apr 20, 2018