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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.

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January 15, 2018

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MI Athletic Club announced as 2017 business of the year

January 15, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterMI Athletic Club, located in the 77 Central building, has been all about community from the beginning. After Pietila moved from Mercer Island's old Club Emerald to open her new gym — a “dream for many years” — it quickly became home to the Mercer ...

Totems girls basketball team nearly completes comeback against ...

January 11, 2018 by Bellevue Reporter

The Sammamish Totems girls basketball team dominated the fourth quarter against Mercer Island.

Mercer Island celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy

January 11, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterFlood, who founded MIDA and currently co-leads the organization with a volunteer steering committee, has spent her professional life in education. She has taught at the elementary and secondary levels, developed federal policy at the U.S. Department of ...

Mercer Island grapplers compete at Highline Invitational

January 10, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterThe Mercer Island wrestling team saw seven of its grapplers compete at the Highline Invitational wrestling tournament at Mount Rainier High School on Jan. 6. Islanders' 195-pound wrestler Donnie Howard captured first place at the tournament ...

Vote yes for Mercer Island school levy | Letter

January 9, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterEach of our Mercer Island School District PTA general memberships and/or executive boards have endorsed the 2018 MISD Replacement Educational Levy, which will be on the ballot this Feb. 13. Our members value and recognize the importance of the levy for ...

Mercer Island High School drama to present 'Good Kids' as winter play

January 8, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

The Mercer Island School District is now seeking nominations for its third annual Pathfinder Awards. The award celebrates graduates of Mercer Island High School whose achievements, strength of character and citizenship inspire and challenge today's ...

Mercer Island club encourages friendship among women | Season of Giving

January 5, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterOver the last five years, we have provided funding to the following local organizations: DAWN, Eastside Domestic Violence, Harrington House, Mary's Place, Washington Women in Need, Mercer Island Youth and Family Services, Mercer Island Farmers' Market ...

Wolverines defeat Islanders in rivalry contest

January 4, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island Reporter3 at Bellevue High School. Bellevue improved their overall record to 8-3 with the victory while Mercer Island dropped to 4-7 overall. Mercer Island head coach Gavin Cree was proud of his team's performance in defeat. Islanders' senior Griffin Emanuels ...

Mercer Island council transitions complete as 2018 kicks off

January 4, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterLevel A parks include Aubrey Davis Park (Lid, Boat Launch, Outdoor Sculpture Garden, I-90 Trail), Mercerdale Park, Homestead Park, Island Crest Park, South Mercer Playfields, Islander Middle School sports field, Luther Burbank Park and the grounds of ...

Mercer Island Girl Scouts help the homeless over the holidays

January 4, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterThe girls have been working on this project during troop meetings and days off from school for the past three months, said troop leader Terese Broccoli. The troop set a goal to make 100 “bags of care,” which were filled with socks, breakfast bars ...

Mercer Island middle school evacuated after bomb threat Wednesday morning

January 3, 2018 by Seattle Times

Islander Middle School in Mercer Island was evacuated Wednesday morning after a bomb threat, according to a news release from the Mercer Island Police Department. Lakeridge Elementary School, which is next to Islander Middle, went into lockdown status ...

Islander Middle School Evacuated After Bomb Threat

January 3, 2018 by

Patch.comMERCER ISLAND, WA - Islander Middle School was evacuated Wednesday morning after a bomb threat against the school was found written in a note, according to Mercer Island police. The school reported the threat to police around 11 a.m., and students and ...

Islander Middle School evacuated over threat, but building found to be safe

January 3, 2018 by Q13 FOX

Q13 FOXMERCER ISLAND, Wash. — Police said they evacuated Islander Middle School on Wednesday after they were notified of a bomb threat found on a note. A search of the building deemed the school safe and “the investigation into identifying the responsible ...

Islander Middle School evacuated due to bomb threat

January 3, 2018 by Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island ReporterOut of an abundance of caution, the Mercer Island School District made the decision to evacuate Islander Middle School of students and staff.” MIPD assisted with the evacuation, and the city's Emergency Operations Center was activated to assist the ...

Eastern Oregon's Top 10 stories of the year

December 29, 2017 by East Oregonian

East OregonianThe fair dealt with complaints from neighbors and fairgoers about traffic jams, dust, noise and a lack of shade, but also saw plenty of compliments from participants who enjoyed the larger venue, air-conditioned exhibitor hall, extra box seats in the ...

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