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Sara Solum Hayashi, a long-time volunteer and advocate of a wide range of arts programs, has been named winner of the Kenmore Heritage Society’s annual McMaster Heritage Award, which honors an individual who has made outstanding volunteer contributions to the Kenmore community. Contributed photo

Sara Solum Hayashi to receive award for Kenmore community service

Sara Solum Hayashi, a long-time volunteer and advocate of a wide range…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

The updates to Bastyr University’s library include a variety of seating options for students who wish to study there. Contributed photo

Bastyr makes updates to library

Bastyr University celebrated the 21st century updates to its library with a…

 

Susan Johnson, a nurse at EvergreenHealth Redmond, was recently recognized for her work with the March of Dimes 2016 Nurse of the Year award in the Community Health and Public Health category. Samantha Pak, Redmond Reporter

EvergreenHealth’s Johnson receives Nurse of the Year award

Susan Johnson had known what she wanted to be when she grew…

 

Northshore groups advocate for inclusion

In the last few months, several organizations have formed in the Bothell-Kenmore…

Bothell resident Yuna Shin, 17, won the national “Search for Hidden Figures” contest. Contributed photo

Bothell teen wins national Search for Hidden Figures contest

Bothell resident Yuna Shin’s “insatiable passion” for STEM (science, technology, engineering and…

Bothell resident Yuna Shin, 17, won the national “Search for Hidden Figures” contest. Contributed photo
Congresswoman Suzan DelBene volunteers at the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store in Kenmore as part of this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. CATHERINE KRUMMEY / Kenmore Reporter

DelBene, Baker volunteer at St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene was joined by Kenmore Mayor David Baker to volunteer…

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene volunteers at the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store in Kenmore as part of this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. CATHERINE KRUMMEY / Kenmore Reporter
Last year, dancer and choreographer Veronica Lee-Baik received 4 Culture grant funding for Giselle Deconstruct, her reinterpretation of classic ballet reflecting the experiences of marginalized young women in Southeast Asia. Contributed photo

Workshop in Bothell for 4 Culture grants

The nonprofit organization 4 Culture is preparing to accept grant applications from…

  • Jan 13th, 2017
Last year, dancer and choreographer Veronica Lee-Baik received 4 Culture grant funding for Giselle Deconstruct, her reinterpretation of classic ballet reflecting the experiences of marginalized young women in Southeast Asia. Contributed photo
Evergreen Academy students pose with some of the items donated to Childhaven. Contributed photo

Evergreen Academy students donate gifts to Childhaven

Students from Evergreen Academy Preschools in Bothell and Kirkland, Evergreen Academy Elementary…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
Evergreen Academy students pose with some of the items donated to Childhaven. Contributed photo
Bothell resident Jack Beeson has been cast as Jojo, far right, in a production of Seussical the Musical. Contributed photo/Anne Julson

Bothell resident cast as a lead in Ludus Performing Arts Seussical the Musical

Bothell resident Jack Beeson has been cast Jojo, a lead character in…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
Bothell resident Jack Beeson has been cast as Jojo, far right, in a production of Seussical the Musical. Contributed photo/Anne Julson
Evergreen Academy Preschool students load up a van full of food they collected for Hopelink. Contributed photo

Evergreen Academy schools in Bothell bring in more than 1,000 pounds of food for local food banks

Students at Evergreen Academy Elementary and Preschool in Bothell have collected more…

  • Jan 6th, 2017
Evergreen Academy Preschool students load up a van full of food they collected for Hopelink. Contributed photo
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Next State Parks free days at St. Edward, Bridle Trails are Jan. 15, 16

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has announced that Jan. 15-16…

  • Jan 6th, 2017
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Woodinville Montessori School in Bothell will host an Admissions Open House on Saturday. The school admits kids from 18 months to 18 years old. Contributed photo

Woodinville Montessori School in Bothell to host an Admissions Open House on Saturday

Woodinville Montessori School (WMS) in Bothell will hosts an Admissions Open House…

  • Jan 5th, 2017
Woodinville Montessori School in Bothell will host an Admissions Open House on Saturday. The school admits kids from 18 months to 18 years old. Contributed photo
Students at Evergreen Academy Preschool in Bothell collected 542 pounds of non-perishable food items to benefit nonprofit organization, Hopelink. Following the drive, students helped fill the Hopelink van with donations. Contributed photo

Bothell students at Evergreen Academy collect more than 1,000 pounds of food for charity

Students at Evergreen Academy Preschool in Bothell collected 542 pounds of non-perishable…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
Students at Evergreen Academy Preschool in Bothell collected 542 pounds of non-perishable food items to benefit nonprofit organization, Hopelink. Following the drive, students helped fill the Hopelink van with donations. Contributed photo
University of Washington Bothell students collaborate on a video project for their “Arts in Context: Contemporary Muslim Artists” course. IVAN CHUNG / Contributed photo

UW Bothell student video on Islamophobia goes viral

A University of Washington Bothell class that produced a video as a…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
University of Washington Bothell students collaborate on a video project for their “Arts in Context: Contemporary Muslim Artists” course. IVAN CHUNG / Contributed photo
Artist David Baker poses with some of his pieces on display in the Museum of Special Art’s “Colors of My World” exhibit. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Bothell Reporter

‘Colors of My World’ exhibit features vibrant pieces by artists with disabilities

Bellevue artist David Baker has been making art for as long as…

Artist David Baker poses with some of his pieces on display in the Museum of Special Art’s “Colors of My World” exhibit. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Bothell Reporter
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Youth art show continuing through the holidays in Kenmore

Award winners have been announced for “Youth Art,” a juried exhibit showcasing…

  • Dec 16th, 2016
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Artist David Baker poses with some of his pieces on display in the Museum of Special Art’s “Colors of My World” exhibit. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Bothell Reporter

‘Colors of My World’ exhibit features vibrant pieces by artists with disabilities

Bellevue artist David Baker has been making art for as long as…

Artist David Baker poses with some of his pieces on display in the Museum of Special Art’s “Colors of My World” exhibit. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Bothell Reporter
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Bothell Operations Center to host Holiday Toy Boutique

The City of Bothell will host a Holiday Toy Boutique from 10…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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Skyview Junior High School kids collect donated food for their food drive. Contributed photo

Skyview Junior High donates food baskets

Skyview Junior High held its 10th annual Holiday Food Drive to create…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
Skyview Junior High School kids collect donated food for their food drive. Contributed photo
Jengo and Pengo, the two protagonists in a new children’s book created by The StoryMakers, are photographed outside of Snapdoodle Toys. RON ALLEN/Contributed photo

Local businesses partner to create children’s book

Just as the characters in “Jengo and Pengo’s Acts of Kindness” developed…

Jengo and Pengo, the two protagonists in a new children’s book created by The StoryMakers, are photographed outside of Snapdoodle Toys. RON ALLEN/Contributed photo

Kokanee Elementary choir to perform in Bothell holiday party

Real Living Northwest Realtors announced today that they will be having a…

  • Dec 1st, 2016

Northshore schools fill December calendar with holiday concerts

The Northshore Performing Arts Center, located at Bothell High School, will be…

Geoffrey Castle will bring his Celtic Christmas show to the Northshore Performing Arts Center on Dec. 17. Contributed photo

Local electric violinist brings Celtic Christmas Celebration to the NPAC in Bothell

If you’ve already heard “Jingle Bells” and “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to…

Geoffrey Castle will bring his Celtic Christmas show to the Northshore Performing Arts Center on Dec. 17. Contributed photo
Kenmore resident Daniel Chernyavskiy, 11, will play Fritz in the Emerald Ballet Theatre’s 2016 production of “The Nutcracker” at Northshore Performing Arts Center in Bothell. HENINGER FOTOGRAFIK/Contributed photo

Kenmore boy plays key role in EBT’s ‘Nutcracker’

Daniel Chernyavskiy has been dancing for more than half of his life,…

Kenmore resident Daniel Chernyavskiy, 11, will play Fritz in the Emerald Ballet Theatre’s 2016 production of “The Nutcracker” at Northshore Performing Arts Center in Bothell. HENINGER FOTOGRAFIK/Contributed photo
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Kenmore announces holiday home decorating contest

Kenmore residents are encouraged to “Light Up Kenmore” by decorating their home…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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The Northshore Wranglers perform at the Northshore Senior Center for the 2013 concert series. Reporter file photo

Northshore Wranglers present A Trip Down Broadway Lane Dec. 9

The Northshore Wranglers Theatre group will presents A Trip Down Broadway Lane from 7-9 p.m. on Dec. 9 at the Northshore Senior Center in Bothell.

  • Nov 30th, 2016
The Northshore Wranglers perform at the Northshore Senior Center for the 2013 concert series. Reporter file photo
This year’s holiday events include Pet Santa Photos at Canyon Park Mud Bay in Bothell. Contributed photo

Holiday happenings in Northshore

The holidays bring with them a wide variety of events throughout Bothell…

This year’s holiday events include Pet Santa Photos at Canyon Park Mud Bay in Bothell. Contributed photo
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Black Friday preview taste at Wildwood tasting room in Bothell

The Wildwood tasting room, at the Beardslee Public Ale House in Bothell,…

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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MOD Pizza raises money for the Northshore Schools Foundation

MOD Pizza is teaming up with the Northshore Schools Foundation to launch…

  • Nov 17th, 2016

Cascadia students awarded grant to improve water quality on campus

The following is a release from Cascadia College: Students enrolled in the…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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King County Council declares November Native American Heritage Month

The following is a release from King County: In recognition of the…

  • Nov 15th, 2016
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AoK opens new Youth Art Exhibit at Kenmore City Hall Friday

The fourth annual Youth Art Exhibit, a juried exhibit from 26 Pacific Northwest artists, will open Friday, Nov. 18 at the Arts of Kenmore Gallery in Kenmore City Hall.

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
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Join Kenmore mayor in planting trees at Wallace Swamp Creek Park

Join Kenmore Mayor David Baker in planting 100 evergreen trees from 9-11…

  • Nov 8th, 2016
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Blitz surprises students at Heritage Christian Academy in Bothell

Heritage Christian Academy in Bothell had a special visitor on Friday, Nov.…

  • Nov 8th, 2016
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Reindeer coming to Country Village Nov. 12

Those making a stop at Country Village Shops in the next few…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Bothell High School senior wins international costume design award

Bothell High School (BHS) senior Grace White attended the International Thespian Festival and took first place for costume design at the University of Nebraska, in Lincoln, Neb. on June 25-30.

  • Nov 4th, 2016
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Capps Club is one of the venues for the 37th annual Seattle International Comedy Competition. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Kenmore Reporter

Seattle International Comedy Competition to hold event at Kenmore’s Capps Club

As part of an effort to include the entire Seattle area in…

Capps Club is one of the venues for the 37th annual Seattle International Comedy Competition. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Kenmore Reporter
Delores Jones, John Buckingham and Annie Nininger participate in a ceramics class at the Northshore Senior Center in Bothell. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Bothell Reporter

Come for the classes, stay for the camaraderie at Northshore Senior Center

Northshore Senior Center has something for everyone, whether you’re in need of…

Delores Jones, John Buckingham and Annie Nininger participate in a ceramics class at the Northshore Senior Center in Bothell. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Bothell Reporter
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State Parks to hold final free day of 2016 on Nov. 11

In honor of Veterans Day, the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is offering a free day on Nov. 11. Day-use visitors will not need a Discover Pass to visit state parks, including St. Edward State Park on the Kirkland Kenmore boundary and Bridle Trails State Park on the Kirkland and Bellevue boundary.

  • Oct 27th, 2016
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