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Learning to balance life with rheumatoid arthritis

Weeding her favorite garden outside her new home several years ago, Kirkland resident Lisa Hubbell’s usual enjoyment gave way to a dull ache in her hands and feet.

  • May 1, 2008

Eastside Prep teacher flushing kinks out of green toilets

Chuck Henry is serious about sustainability, but he had the crowd chuckling at the Washington State Technology Summit.

  • May 1, 2008

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

  • May 1, 2008

Church serving Tijuana with beer and hot dogs

Can a Safeco Field hot dog stand perform miracles? St. John Vianney’s Jan Kline thinks so.

  • May 1, 2008

Hague to host ‘Living Green’ town hall

District 6 Metropolitan King County Councilwoman Jane Hague will host a community town hall May 10 from 10 a.m. to noon at Bellevue City Hall to “help remove the mystery behind (green) terms and to present practical, everyday ideas for protecting the environment,” according to a news release.

  • Apr 30, 2008

It’s that time for local honeybee hobbyists

There was a lot of buzzing going on in Cary Therriault’s garage last April 20.

  • Apr 30, 2008

LW’s Maser second in poetry competition

The New Poet’s Society held an awards ceremony for student writers on April 20 at Lake Washington High School’s Cadle Theatre. Students from Redmond, Lake Washington and Eastlake High Schools competed against others from their school and final poetry selections were then forwarded to the New Poet’s Society to be considered for scholarships and other prizes.

  • Apr 30, 2008

Kirkland’s man

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  • Apr 23, 2008

A quick duck into Bartell’s

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  • Apr 16, 2008

Downtown trend is ‘destination’ restaurants

Restaurants under the McLeod project umbrella have already begun to clear out. Peruvian restaurant Mixtura left two weeks ago. Sasi’s Cafe plans to be out May 3. World of Wrapps is long gone. And Italian-inspired Calabria is looking for a new home. The four are making way for a four-story, 157,000-square-foot mixed-use office and retail building along Lake Street South between the Bank of America property and 2nd Avenue South that recently gained approval from the city.

  • Apr 16, 2008

Local farmer’s markets opening

Farmers markets are close to opening. Here’s where to find them:

  • Apr 16, 2008

More Briefs

The Madison House Retirement Community will host its 2nd Annual Red Hat Extravaganza tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Area Chapters of the Social Club will attend the event, which will feature a Fashion Show and a wide range of vendors from chocolate, cosmetics, jewelry and purses. Madison House expects 300 ladies over the age of 65 this year.

  • Apr 14, 2008

In Brief

The Rotary Club of Kirkland announced its annual scholarship awards April 7.

  • Apr 14, 2008

Nonprofit promotes new high school rivalry: poetry

Athletic rivalry between the ‘Stangs, Kangs and Wolves is nothing new. Now students from Redmond, Lake Washington and Eastlake High Schools are facing off in a very different field -- the field of poetry. And there’s money at stake.

  • Apr 14, 2008

In Brief

Kirkland neighborhoods will be busy in the coming weeks with the following public walks:

  • Apr 14, 2008

Green 2.0: Eco-living goes high-tech in Kirkland

Ever wondered what your impact is on the environment? With an online community of two million members, Kirkland-based EarthLab.com might have the answer.

  • Apr 14, 2008