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Freestone Capital Management announces new scholarship

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

  • Apr 25, 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 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

 

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
Photo courtesy of Schools Under 2°C

Tesla STEM students make strong showing at Seattle’s march for science

Tesla STEM students participated in the event as part of the school’s student led organization.

  • Apr 19, 2018
Photo courtesy of Schools Under 2°C

‘The Taming of the Shrew’

The play, written by William Shakespeare, will have nine shows in Redmond.

  • Apr 16, 2018

Woodinville Garden club to host upcoming plant sale

The sale will take place on May 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. as a Mother’s Day celebration.

  • Apr 13, 2018

Redmond celebrates Archaeology Day

The city will host the Archaeology Day fair at City Hall at 5 p.m.

  • Apr 11, 2018
Promotional image courtesy of the Kirkland Parks Foundation and Google

STEM Challenge allows LWSD students to compete for school funding

Google has partnered with the Kirkland Parks Foundation to fund the KITE STEM Challenge.

Promotional image courtesy of the Kirkland Parks Foundation and Google
Photo courtesy of Mick Thompson

Shorebird identification class offered by Eastside Audubon

The class will benefit the entire Eastside with events on April 10, 11 and 14.

  • Apr 6, 2018
Photo courtesy of Mick Thompson

Redmond Senior Center celebrates longtime volunteer

George Mosebar volunteered at the center for about 15 years and recently turned 101.

  • Apr 4, 2018

Assistance League of the Eastside hosts fashion show, fundraiser

The event will be hosted at the Seattle Marriott Redmond at Redmond Town Center on April 20.

  • Apr 3, 2018

City, school leaders in Redmond finalize Old Schoolhouse agreement

City recreational programs prepare to move as LWSD converts community center to preschool facility.

  • Mar 29, 2018
Keynote speaker and author Cheryl Strayed spoke of her own struggles and how she got through them at the Youth Eastside Services’ 50th anniversary Invest In Youth breakfast. Photo courtesy of Phillip Johnson

‘Wild’ author Cheryl Strayed shares story of abuse, addiction and heartbreak at Youth Eastside Services breakfast

The nonprofit hopes to raise $790,000 as they celebrate 50 years in 2018.

Keynote speaker and author Cheryl Strayed spoke of her own struggles and how she got through them at the Youth Eastside Services’ 50th anniversary Invest In Youth breakfast. Photo courtesy of Phillip Johnson

Author Cheryl Strayed answers questions on PCT ‘bro’ culture, ‘Gilmore Girls’ and more

The Oprah’s Book Club author is best known for her memoir “Wild.”

Photo courtesy of AAUW STEM

AAUW honors LWSD STEM scholars

Six female high school students from Redmond schools were honored.

  • Mar 27, 2018
Photo courtesy of AAUW STEM

‘Living with Others in a World of Diverse Beliefs’

Fostering Interfaith Relationships on the Eastside offers an Interfaith Dinner Dialogue on April 22.

  • Mar 26, 2018

Redmond Derby Days offers ‘Do-Gooder Scholarship’

Redmond is currently accepting applications for the 2018 scholarship.

  • Mar 26, 2018