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Dr. Gregory Aeschliman says limiting your sun exposure can prevent skin cancer.

Staying cool and healthy during hot summer days

Can there possibly be a downside to the time of year when it’s sunny and warm more often than not? Yes, if you throw away common sense.

Dr. Gregory Aeschliman says limiting your sun exposure can prevent skin cancer.
An early-morning Wednesday fire caused extensive damage to the Children’s Eye Doctors

Fire at Bear Creek Professional Building under investigation

A fire that destroyed a Redmond medical office is being investigated as suspicious as of the Reporter’s deadline Thursday morning.

  • May 30, 2008
An early-morning Wednesday fire caused extensive damage to the Children’s Eye Doctors

POLICE BLOTTER

Theft: A man who lives in the 8100 block of 149th Place Northeast called police to report a car prowl. He told police that somebody smashed the driver’s side window and stole a GPS device.

  • May 30, 2008

Council wants new transit system on 152nd Avenue

The Redmond City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to make a recommendation to the Bellevue and King County City Councils that 152nd Avenue Northeast in Overlake become a future major corridor for high capacity transit.

  • May 30, 2008

New bill aims to slow down drunk driving

A bill aiming to curb drunken driving and save lives was signed into law on Monday by Gov. Chris Gregoire.

  • May 30, 2008

Whole Foods seeks world record

Store hopes to set new Guinness mark at April 12 event

  • May 30, 2008

BRIEFLY

While Washington has dropped from seventh to 13th in the nation per capita for identity theft cases reported to the Federal Trade Commission, many Washington residents still inadvertently put themselves at risk.

  • May 30, 2008

Eastside commuter rail meeting set for April 10

A town hall meeting will be held Thursday, April 10 at the Newport Way Library to discuss launching a commuter rail service on the Eastside. This meeting is sponsored by Eastside Rail Now!

  • May 30, 2008

Upcoming Rotary speakers

The Redmond Rotary Club invites the public to attend its April lunch meetings with informative speakers.

  • May 30, 2008

REDMOND TELEVISION

9 a.m.: Redmond Point of View

  • May 30, 2008

County employees taking steps toward a healthy life

This is National Public Health Week and hundreds of King County employees will celebrate by walking in groups during breaks or lunch times.

  • May 30, 2008

Council meeting cancelled

The April 8 Redmond City Council meeting was cancelled because it was determined that a study session on the Redmond-Woodinville corridor was not needed.

  • May 30, 2008

POLICE BLOTTER

Cell phone fight: Police responded to a domestic violence incident in the 7400 block of 159th Place Northeast.

  • May 30, 2008

RPD to host Child Safety class April 30

The Redmond Police Department will be presenting a free Child Safety class on Wednesday, April 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

  • May 30, 2008

Hauling trash, keeping watch for crime

Program trains drivers to report criminal activity

  • May 30, 2008

Redmond Regional Library to close down for part of summer

On any given day, the Redmond Regional Library, 15990 NE 85th St., is a cool oasis in the heart of the city.

  • May 30, 2008

Mayors to speak at luncheon

Redmond Mayor John Marchione and Bellevue Mayor Grant Degginger will be the featured speakers for the Wednesday, April 16 Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce membership luncheon.

  • May 30, 2008

LW Schools Foundation to host luncheon

The Lake Washington Schools Foundation (LWSF) will host its third annual “Legacy for Learning” luncheon from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 at the Juanita High School Field House, 10601 NE 132nd St., Kirkland.

  • May 30, 2008

Mayors discuss regional issues

Redmond Mayor John Marchione and Bellevue Mayor Grant Degginger discussed their cities’ overlapping problems and priorities at the April 16 lunch meeting of the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce.

  • May 30, 2008

Council continues hearing on proposed project

After hearing testimony for more than an hour and having two short recesses, the Redmond City Council decided to continue its hearing on a 76-lot, 17-acre proposed development off of 116th Street Northeast, near Albert Einstein Elementary, until the first meeting of May due to an issue involving tree retention.

  • May 30, 2008