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Memorial Service

November 5, 2013 by Virginia Crumb (Register to contact)

This is Robert, Virginia's husband. I'm sad to announce that Virginia ("Ginger") died of heart disease on August 28.

A memorial service for her will be held at 11 AM on Saturday 11/23, at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, on Mercer Island. All are welcome to attend.

Please forward this notice to anyone you know who might have known Ginger. Thank you.

Mercer Island High School News From Around The Web

Girls swimming: Mercer Island keeps Mid-Columbia Invitational title

September 19, 2015 by Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

The Mercer Island High School girls swim and dive team had all the depth it needed Saturday to repeat as the Mid-Columbia Invitational champion. The Islanders, whose five-year Class 3A state title streak ended last season, finished the day at Kennewick ...

Help support Mercer Island's Destination Imagination teams | Island Forum

April 28, 2015 by Mercer Island Reporter (subscription)

Two teams from the Mercer Island School District, The Seven Sparks and Team Sushi, will be representing the state of Washington at Destination Imagination's Global Finals in Knoxville, Tenn. This event takes place in May and includes 16,000 ...

Youth Theatre Northwest announces upcoming move in letter to supporters

February 18, 2014 by Mercer Island Reporter

For 30 years, Youth Theatre Northwest (YTN) has partnered with the Mercer Island School District (MISD) for the education of our community's children. With great pride, we've enhanced the District's educational offerings by providing expert training in ...

Community briefs

January 7, 2014 by Mercer Island Reporter

Schwarz graduated from Mercer Island High School in 1969, earned an English degree from the University of Washington and went on to a 38 year career as a flight attendant with United Airlines. His parents, Phil and Connie, were active members of the ...

I-90 bridge tolls? 2 meetings ahead, and other ways to comment

October 21, 2013 by West Seattle Blog (blog)

This week, there are two public meetings – 4:30-7:30 pm tomorrow at Mercer Island High School, 4-7 pm Wednesday at the Northwest African American School in Seattle. Full details on ... You can also comment by e-mail:

EPA honors Microsoft Corporation and Mercer Island for their green power ...

September 23, 2013 by U.S. (press release)

(Seattle - September 23, 2013) Microsoft Corporation and Mercer Island, WA are among 21 Green Power Partners awarded Green Power Leadership Awards by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today for their achievements in advancing the nation's ...

Fran Call Named 2012 Citizen of the Year

June 5, 2013 by

Students would train for numerous feats such as: walking all the way around Lake Washington; building a shelter for a night alone in the woods; canoeing around Mercer Island; and more. Motivated students could even join an annual self-supported bike ...

Crest Learning Center to Hold Plant Sale Saturday

April 30, 2013 by

... a high school science class and their community. Crest is not dumping pesticides on your veggies, in fact Crest is using all organic practices. Students grow dozens of varieties of vegetables, flowers and herbs from seed. Crest Horticulture is an ...

Mercer Island handily defeats Bellevue during tribute game | Boys prep soccer

April 10, 2013 by Mercer Island Reporter

The Islanders will be back in action on Friday, April 11, hosting Lake Washington. The game is set to kick off at 7:30 p.m. at MIHS. At halftime the Islanders honored former head coach Steve Newman who died in October 2012. In honor of Newman, the ...

Eight Mercer Island Lacrosse Stars Commit to NCAA Play

December 17, 2012 by

For Mercer Island, the six boys and two girls that have committed to play at the NCAA level is a single-year high-water mark for any Washington state high school in the four-decade history of prep lacrosse play in the state. Leading the way with an ...

Nathan Paul Bahner, 33, Beloved Father, Friend

August 14, 2012 by

10, 2012. A "celebration" of Nate's life will be held at the Mercer Island Country Club beginning at 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 17. ... He died on August 10, 2012 in a off Mercer Island, Washington. Nate's family ... In high school he played soccer ...

Ultimate Catches On With First Mercer Island Summer Camp

June 27, 2012 by

The sport of ultimate has been gaining momentum on the Island. While ultimate has been a club sport at Mercer Island High for years, this year the club officially became a competitive team by playing within the Northwest League. The team has ...

Four Boys Scouts Earn Eagle Rank

May 22, 2012 by

Boy Scout Troop 457, one of four troops on Mercer Island, proudly announces four new Eagle Scouts in its ranks: Max Foster, Anders Hornor, Ian Munro, and Nelson Tate, all MIHS seniors this year. The four scouts started together in Cub Scout Pack 624 ...

Vicki Puckett Hired as New MIHS Principal

March 22, 2012 by

The former Woodinville High School Principal will reportedly take over from MIHS Interim Principal Pat Blix after a transition period this spring and summer. Mercer Island, WA. By Kendall Watson (Patch Staff) March 23, 2012. ShareTweetGoogle ...

Mercer Island School District's open enrollment numbers

February 15, 2012 by Mercer Island Reporter

West Mercer: 1.6 percent of 683. • Islander Middle School: 2.4 percent of 1,008. • Mercer Island High School: 2.9 percent of 1,380. Open enrollment has been closed to new families since 2008. Washington state law dictates that school staff members may ...

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