Massive student population growth and last year’s failed bond measures are playing a large role in the Lake Washington School District Board of Directors race that features a member pf a district task force.
Drivers who use northbound Interstate 405 between Bellevue and Kirkland should prepare for possible delays and plan on using alternate routes Saturday night, Oct. 3, through Sunday, Oct. 4.
In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, EvergreenHealth is hosting a free Breast Health Awareness event on Oct. 7 to promote early cancer detection and celebrate survivors. The event is open to the public and runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Weekend-long directional closures of the Interstate 90 outer roadways resume starting the weekend of Oct. 9-12. Four more weekend-long directional closures are scheduled to be completed before the end of 2015.
Providing local insight on national issues to representatives from the National Association of Counties (NACo) is Metropolitan King County Vice Chair Jane Hague’s goal as NACo holds its Large Urban County Caucus (LUCC) Innovations Symposium in King County this week.
The King County Sheriff’s Office warned county residents Tuesday about an ongoing phone scam defrauding victims out of money to make phony arrest warrants disappear — and the perpetrators are using sheriff’s office and court phone numbers to do it, a sheriff’s spokesperson said.
Last year, Pantry Packs, in partnership with Hopelink’s food banks, provided more than 450 students in 27 Lake Washington School District (LWSD) schools everyFriday with food for the weekend.
The city of Kirkland has issued a right-of-way permit allowing the closure of 120th Avenue Northeast between Northeast 128th Street and Northeast 130th Lane from approximately 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 10.
The city of Kirkland will close 98th Avenue Northeast at the Forbes Creek Bridge later this week, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for up to seven nights.
Attain Housing hosted its annual “Wish Upon a Star” Fall Dinner and Auction Sept. 26 at The Westin Bellevue, raising more than $220,000 to support the organization. The gala was presented by Windermere Real Estate.
EvergreenHealth has brought in EvergreenHealth Spine & Neurosurgery Care to the health system’s network of specialty care practices. The newly added practice will be led by Dr. Mark Freeborn, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in complex minimally invasive spine surgery.
It's Thursday again, which means it's the beginning of another three days of headlining standup performances at the Eastside's comedy clubs. This week we've got Mitch Fatel at Parlor Live in Bellevue and Sam Morril at Kirkland's Laughs Comedy Spot.
Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the Cosmo 7K run to be held at Juanita Beach Park on Saturday.
A 28-month-old toddler in a stroller was struck and killed in a crash involving two vehicles on 140th Ave N.E. and Bel-Red Road, police and fire officials reported on Sept. 29.
The festival's inaugural carnival "was a huge success" in 2014, organizer Brian Twiggs said. "For the 'tweeners ... the 10- to 14-year-old crowd, there isn't a whole lot to do for them at Salmon Days. The carnival gave them a place to go."
Kirkland Police Capt. Bill Hamilton, a 25-year veteran with the department, has assumed the position of interim police chief following the retirement of former police chief Eric Olsen.
With the redevelopment of Kirkland Parkplace comes a new name that the owners believe better reflects the experience residents and shoppers will have there.
EvergreenHealth, in partnership with Cambia Grove and Elevar, has announced the finalists of the organizations’ Digital Health Pilot Program via Elevar Labs, which are designed to innovate and enhance the patient and provider dynamic from start to finish.
The second morning commute using the Interstate 405 express toll lanes is officially in the books, with more drivers trying out the new lanes.
Citizens who want to vote in the Nov. 3 general election have until Oct. 5 to register to vote or update voter registration information online or by mail.