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POLICE BLOTTER

Monday, May 12

  • May 30, 2008

Block Watch meeting set for May 28

The Redmond Police Department will present a Neighborhood Block Watch interest meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 28 at the Public Safety Training Room, 8701 160th Ave. NE.

  • May 30, 2008
Mildred Robinson fills in a list of “life events” during a class called “Creating a Legacy” at the Redmond Senior Center.
Mildred Robinson fills in a list of “life events” during a class called “Creating a Legacy” at the Redmond Senior Center.

NEWS BRIEFS

Brad Worthley will present “10 Critical Steps that Could Make or Break your Business,” at the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon Wednesday, May 21. The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. at Matt’s Rotisserie and Oyster Lounge, 16551 NE 74th St..

  • May 30, 2008

NEWS BRIEFS

You know that old vase that Aunt Millie gave you a while back? It’s time to find out if it’s worth anything more than your memories.

  • May 30, 2008
LEFT: Gina Baker tries to talk a friend into giving a donation to help “bail” her out of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s lock-up event at Claim Jumper last Friday. Each volunteer was given the goal of raising $2
LEFT: Gina Baker tries to talk a friend into giving a donation to help “bail” her out of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s lock-up event at Claim Jumper last Friday. Each volunteer was given the goal of raising $2

LW School District hires new principals

The Lake Washington School District (LWSD) has announced several elementary principal changes for the 2008-2009 school year, including the addition of two new principals.

  • May 30, 2008

Redmond Police officers to participate in Torch Run

The Redmond Police Department will participate in the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run on Friday, May 30, beginning at 9 a.m.

  • May 30, 2008
Sarah Robeck poses for a picture with a quilt her first-grade classmates made for her after she was diagnosed with leukemia.

FIGHTING CANCER

Sarah Robeck misses her first-grade friends at Audubon Elementary School.

Sarah Robeck poses for a picture with a quilt her first-grade classmates made for her after she was diagnosed with leukemia.

POLICE BLOTTER

Monday, May 19

  • May 30, 2008

Redmond Police officers to participate in Torch Run

The Redmond Police Department will participate in the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run on Friday, May 30, beginning at 9 a.m.

  • May 30, 2008

Lake Washington School District hires new principals

The Lake Washington School District (LWSD) has announced several elementary principal changes for the 2008-2009 school year, including the addition of two new principals.

  • May 30, 2008

Last chance to check out Cirque du Soleil’s Corteo

Cirque du Soleil wishes to thank the Redmond area for the incredible hospitality it has shown in welcoming Corteo. More than 115,000 people have already experienced the excitement and magic of Corteo in Redmond.

  • May 30, 2008

‘The Ideal Husband’ playing at The Bear Creek School May 30-31

The Bear Creek School, 8905 208th Ave. NE, invites the community to its production of Oscar Wilde’s “The Ideal Husband,” at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. May 30; and 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. May 31.

  • May 28, 2008

Students earn WAVE scholarships

Four students from the Lake Washington School District are recipients of the Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE) scholarships. The students are Chris Higgins (Marketing) and Evan Doyle (Digital Communications) from Lake Washington High School; Casie Clark (Engineering) from Eastlake High School; and David Tran (Architectural Drawing and Engineering) from Juanita High School.

  • May 22, 2008

Evergreen Junior High student invited to talent ceremony

Rachel Ainslie, a seventh grader at Evergreen Junior High School, has been invited to attend the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth’s (CTY) Grand Ceremony 2008 in honor of her outstanding achievement in the 2008 CTY Talent Search.

  • May 22, 2008
Nauyer Rao was one of five bicyclists who were given a pair of VIP Tapis Rouge tickets to Cirque du Soleil’s “Corteo” show at Marymoor Park

Town Center handing out treats

On National Bike to Work Day earlier this month, five individuals biking home from work on the Sammamish River Trail were stopped by security guards from Redmond Town Center (RTC).

Nauyer Rao was one of five bicyclists who were given a pair of VIP Tapis Rouge tickets to Cirque du Soleil’s “Corteo” show at Marymoor Park

Lake Washington College Foundation enjoys banner year

Last year was a banner year for the Lake Washington College Foundation and the students and programs it helps support. In just one year, the Foundation’s endowments increased $150,000, from $397,000 in 2006 to $547,000 in 2007.

  • May 22, 2008
Noel Thomas
Noel Thomas
Overlake senior Calla DiPietro poses with Cambodian students during a playground completion party in Pailin

Cambodian Banquet set for May 30

Would you like to sample Cambodian food and hear more about The Overlake School in Pailin, Cambodia?

  • May 15, 2008
Overlake senior Calla DiPietro poses with Cambodian students during a playground completion party in Pailin