Samantha Pak

Eastside agencies and organizations offer help for domestic-violence survivors

When it comes to domestic violence, there is more to getting out than just exiting an abusive relationship.

Redmond council member Hank Myers talks with a resident at Monday’s Neighborhood Conversation event at Horace Mann Elementary School on Education Hill. Samantha Pak

Residents, council members discuss growth, traffic and more at Neighborhood Conversation

While many residents in any given city have concerns about what's going on in their communities, attending a council meeting or public hearing is not always easy.

Redmond council member Hank Myers talks with a resident at Monday’s Neighborhood Conversation event at Horace Mann Elementary School on Education Hill. Samantha Pak

Mayor Marchione presents $695 million biennium budget

On Tuesday evening, Redmond Mayor John Marchione presented his budget for the 2017-18 biennium to City Council.

Wastemobile sets up at Redmond Home Depot this weekend

This weekend, King County's Wastemobile will be making its final appearance in Redmond for the year in the parking lot of the Home Depot at 17777 N.E. 76th St.

Delphi Precision Imaging owner Blake Chenevert displays a 3-D X-ray on the screen of a pressure transducer that he’s holding. The Redmond company has been in existence for five months. Samantha Pak

Delphi Precision Imaging zooms in on 3-D X-ray technology

When treating an ill or injured patient, doctors will sometimes call for a CT scan to get a better look at the injury or affected area.

Delphi Precision Imaging owner Blake Chenevert displays a 3-D X-ray on the screen of a pressure transducer that he’s holding. The Redmond company has been in existence for five months. Samantha Pak
Cynthia Mullis (right) and her bandmates perform on Cleveland Street as part of the City of Redmond’s “We Dig Downtown” campaign. Samantha Pak

City encourages people to shop local through ‘We Dig Downtown’ campaign

With road construction continuing in downtown, the City of Redmond has started a campaign to encourage people to buy local and support businesses in the neighborhood.

Cynthia Mullis (right) and her bandmates perform on Cleveland Street as part of the City of Redmond’s “We Dig Downtown” campaign. Samantha Pak
Erin Raney (right) interviews 7-year-old Norah Singh about her experiences at Cancer Pathways’ Camp Sparkle. Samantha Pak

Cancer Pathways supports patients and families throughout the region

When a person is diagnosed with cancer, medical treatment is only one of the things they must face.

Erin Raney (right) interviews 7-year-old Norah Singh about her experiences at Cancer Pathways’ Camp Sparkle. Samantha Pak
Be Aware Fair

Senior center holds Be Aware Fair to raise awareness of scams

In an effort to raise awareness of the many scams out there, the Redmond Senior Center (RSC) held a Be Aware Fair on Sept. 16.

Be Aware Fair
Redmond’s school resource officers

School resource officers provide security, build relationships

While fall signifies back to school for students and their families, as well as teachers and other school staff, there is another group that has headed back to class: school resource officers (SROs).

Redmond’s school resource officers
PFLAG Bellevue/Eastside has marched in local parades to show their support for the local LGBTQ community.

PFLAG celebrating 20th anniversary on Eastside

In 1996, Wendy Wartes and her husband were host parents for an exchange student from Belarus.

PFLAG Bellevue/Eastside has marched in local parades to show their support for the local LGBTQ community.
A sketch of the carjacking suspect

Redmond police continue search for armed carjacking suspect

On Monday, Redmond police searched for an armed suspect on foot following four attempted carjackings in downtown. The suspect is still at large.

A sketch of the carjacking suspect
Frank Curtiss stands in front of his restaurant

Frankie’s, other businesses closing to make way for new hotel

As work continues in downtown Redmond to turn the neighborhood into one of the city's two urban centers, there have been a number of new businesses and restaurants that have opened in the area.

Frank Curtiss stands in front of his restaurant
Makenna Marsh speaks in front of a classroom about the effects of bullying. Courtesy photo

Former bullying victim turns experience into Reflections of Hope

Bullying in schools is not unheard of.

Makenna Marsh speaks in front of a classroom about the effects of bullying. Courtesy photo
Jennifer Wheelhouse

In her Wheelhouse: Head of Redmond-area school speaks at Montessori conference in China

As the head of school for Montessori Children's House (MCH) near Redmond, education is a big part of Jennifer Wheelhouse's life.

Jennifer Wheelhouse

Eastside immigrants benefit from organizations, county working to improve services

As the immigrant and refugee population in King County increases, questions have been raised about how to best serve them.

City receives $59K grant from Port of Seattle for economic development

The City of Redmond was recently awarded a grant from the Port of Seattle to help with economic development.

Greg and Ann Humes recently opened Growler USA in downtown Redmond. Their pub features more than 100 taps of mostly craft beer

Growler USA adds a full keg of flavor to Redmond’s craft beer scene

While Redmond has long been known as a technology hub, recent years have proved that the city is also becoming known as a hub for craft beer.

Greg and Ann Humes recently opened Growler USA in downtown Redmond. Their pub features more than 100 taps of mostly craft beer
Gabriel Zook (left) and Anne Lee started Project Launchpad to help youth in the Philippines. Samantha Pak

Eastside teens launch robotics-based nonprofit to help youth in the Philippines

In the Philippines, there is a dish called pagpag.

Gabriel Zook (left) and Anne Lee started Project Launchpad to help youth in the Philippines. Samantha Pak
Construction crews for the two-way conversion project work along Redmond Way at 164th Avenue Northeast.

Construction begins on Downtown Park, continues on two-way conversion projects

Work continues on two of the City of Redmond's downtown projects, as construction ramped up this week.

Construction crews for the two-way conversion project work along Redmond Way at 164th Avenue Northeast.
Residents from Trilogy at Redmond Ridge as well as members of the Redmond

Trilogy at Redmond Ridge recognized as Firewise community for wildfire safety

In Washington, forest fires are not uncommon in the central and eastern parts of the state but they can be a cause for concern west of the Cascades, as well.

Residents from Trilogy at Redmond Ridge as well as members of the Redmond