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Port of Seattle grants fund economic development across the Eastside

Port of Seattle grants fund economic development across the Eastside

2019 Port of Seattle funding supports economic development projects in Eastside cities.

 

Eastside legislators discuss 2019 legislative session in Snoqualmie

Eastside legislators discuss 2019 legislative session in Snoqualmie

Elected officials gave some insight into the legislative session and what to look for in the future.

 

Redmond apartment fire displaces 10 residents

The Redmond Fire Department is investigating a Thursday fire that left 10 residents displaced.

 

Hospital workers support HB 1155 to implement uninterrupted rest breaks and provide limitations on the use of additional on-call work. Courtesy photo

Legislature passes break and overtime protections for health care workers

Washington State House and Senate have passed HB 1155 providing hospital workplace improvements.

Hospital workers support HB 1155 to implement uninterrupted rest breaks and provide limitations on the use of additional on-call work. Courtesy photo
Eastside legislators and mayors discuss priorities for 2019

Eastside legislators and mayors discuss priorities for 2019

The East King County Chamber Coalition hosted a panel on housing and transportation on Jan. 8.

Eastside legislators and mayors discuss priorities for 2019
Welcoming Week brings together community for education and conversation

Welcoming Week brings together community for education and conversation

Eastside cities are joining the regional Welcoming Week program to support their diverse communties.

Welcoming Week brings together community for education and conversation
King County opens first section of Eastside Railway Corridor connection

King County opens first section of Eastside Railway Corridor connection

Former railway corridor now connects Kirkland and Bellevue.

King County opens first section of Eastside Railway Corridor connection
48th District candidates discuss homelessness, quality of life at Redmond forum

48th District candidates discuss homelessness, quality of life at Redmond forum

Candidates for Washington State Legislative District 48 Pos. 2, were invited to the First Baptist Church of Redmond for the first in a series of… Continue reading

48th District candidates discuss homelessness, quality of life at Redmond forum
Eastside groups discuss homelessness and affordable housing at community events

Eastside groups discuss homelessness and affordable housing at community events

Five area service providers recently hosted a joint event to educate community members about the impacts of homelessness.

Eastside groups discuss homelessness and affordable housing at community events
Cougar kills mountain biker, injures another near North Bend

Cougar kills mountain biker, injures another near North Bend

It was the first fatal cougar attack in Washington State in 94 years.

Cougar kills mountain biker, injures another near North Bend
Railway Museum acquires 117-year old Parlor Car from Whidbey Island

Railway Museum acquires 117-year old Parlor Car from Whidbey Island

The car was built in 1901, was one of two train cars built to a specific design specification and is the only survivor of the two.

Railway Museum acquires 117-year old Parlor Car from Whidbey Island
Sammamish’s Baker House to be demolished after reversal of landmark designation

Sammamish’s Baker House to be demolished after reversal of landmark designation

Hearing examiner reverses the house’s designation as a historic landmark.

Sammamish’s Baker House to be demolished after reversal of landmark designation