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Valley Food Bank seeks 12th Man power for one-day drive

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:23PM

Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank combines sports enthusiasm with helping others in a one-day food drive, 12th Man Can Club. Valley Seahawks fans and residents can bring cases of food to the pantry between noon and 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12.

Family fetes Fall City's Milt and Joelle Keizer on 60th wedding anniversary

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:22PM

A big steak dinner with all the trimmings, wine glasses tinkling, and humongous slices of Mrs. Smith’s Apple Pie Crisp were enjoyed on Friday, Sept. 5, celebrating 60 years of marriage by Milt and Joelle Keizer of Fall City. Their family—granddaughter Amanda Kain, Lance Keizer, Joelle, Milt, daughter Wendy Kain, Colin Keizer, and grandson Kyle Kain—are pictured at the North Bend Pub & Grill. Congratulations and flowers were sent from Spokane by their son Robin and his wife Michelle.

Four Valley artists at Sammamish Arts Fair

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:20PM

Four artists from the Snoqualmie Valley will show their works at the eighth annual Sammamish Arts Fair, Oct. 11 and 12 at Sammamish City Hall, 801 228th Ave. SE, Sammamish. Among them are North Bend printmaker Leslie Nan Moon, North Bend jeweler Erika Laureano, Snoqualmie acrylic painter Pamela Wickard and print maker Becky Jeans of Carnation.

Echoes of the steam age in Snoqualmie | Reader Photo

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:19PM

The signature sound of a steam whistle was heard Sunday, Oct. 5, as the Santa Cruz Portland Cement No. 2 steam engine chugged between Snoqualmie and North Bend, in this photo by reader Tami Barber.

Explore your fire hall at open houses in North Bend, Rim, Carnation

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:02PM

As part of Fire Prevention Week, Eastside Fire & Rescue (EF&R) officials will host open houses at 10 of their 16 facilities, from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 11. Fire stations in the cities of North Bend, Carnation, Issaquah, and Sammamish, along with the Wilderness Rim station and the Coalfield station, will be open for firefighter-led tours, a hands-on look at equipment and vehicles and opportunities to talk with and ask questions of firefighters. Brochures and items for kids to take home will be available for those who drop in.

Cedarcrest’s younger runners do well at Sunfair Invite

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 12:01PM

It was a busy Saturday, Oct. 4, for the Cedarcrest High School cross country squad. In the morning, boys and girls teams competed at the Sunfair Invite in Yakima. In the evening, it was the Homecoming dance for many of the cross country squad members. Spikes in the morning, dress shoes and high heels in the evening.

Fall City gets 1st hearing on budget

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 11:59AM

Fall City is the location of the first night of public meetings on County Executive Dow Constantine’s proposed 2015-2016 King County budget. The meeting is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Chief Kanim Middle School’s commons, 32627 S.E. Redmond-Fall City Rd.

Mount Si girls soccer hangs tough with the conference's best | Photo Gallery

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 5:41PM

Fortune can be fickle. In the Mount Si girls soccer’s conference opener, at home Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 30, with Skyline, the game was in the Wildcats’ paws up until the final minute of regulation. Fate intervened during a close battle at the Mount Si net, and, down one player, Mount Si girls battled the Spartans to a 1-1 draw. Against Newport on Thursday, Oct. 2, Mount Si won, 1-0.

Mount Si Cross Country: Boys growing, girls ahead of the pack | Photos

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 5:32PM

Mount Si's fleet-footed sophomore Hannah Waskom was in the lead—usually where you can find her in girls races this fall—but she wasn't done yet." At home against Redmond and Woodinville, she was in front of Lindsey Sydnor by a few seconds. Then she hit the gas. "At the end, I felt like I had a lot more in me," Waskom said. "I tried to go as hard as I could on the finish."

Hospital sale: Preserve Valley role in Overlake negotiations, residents say

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 5:26PM

Residents told King County Public Hospital District 4’s board of commissioners Thursday, Oct. 2, to protect of local rights and services at the first public hearing on the hospital’s affiliation with Overlake Hospital of Bellevue. The board is considering selling its hospital and clinic operations to Overlake. Commissioners Ryan Roberts and Dariel Norris are part of a negotiating team working with Overlake on terms of the deal, which has a new deadline of March 2015.

Single-lane traffic continues this week in Snoqualmie

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 5:05PM

Expect traffic to back up during daytime construction in Snoqualmie this week. Infrastructure construction along Railroad Avenue will continue to cause congestion in downtown Snoqualmie through approximately Friday, Oct. 10, say Snoqualmie city staffers.

Learn about flood risk, fixes for South Fork of Snoqualmie River

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 5:05PM

King County Flood Control District hosts a public meeting this month to discuss the near-term and long-term needs and solutions for managing flood risks on the South Fork of the Snoqualmie River. The meeting is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. S. North Bend.

Crafters, vendors can apply for Si View Holiday Bazaar

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 4:56PM

Si View Metro Parks is hosting its annual Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Si View Community Center. This event draws thousands of visitors throughout the day, browsing a selection of hand-crafted holiday gifts and enjoying performances by youth dance program, local choirs and carolers.

October's Don't-Miss List: Lifespring's 'Le Vin A Son Apogee' wine auction | The Eastside Scene

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 2:01PM

This year’s LifeSpring wine blowout will feature selections from 80 different countries, each rated at 90 or more “Parker Points.” Additionally, lead sommelier Rina Bussell will present her selections of the best wines in the Pacific Northwest.

Stop rushing, everyone!: West Virginian comic Jared Logan thinks the coasts could learn from rural America | The Eastside Scene

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 12:23PM

West Virginia native Jared Logan grew up as the artsy odd duck in a “good ol’ boy” town. Today, Logan’s happy-go-lucky comedy style has gotten play on Comedy Central and he’s preparing to release his debut album, "My Brave Battle." Logan performs with Kara Klenk at The Comedy Underground Oct. 9-11.

AK-47 Bandit suspected in August robbery

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 3:19PM

The assault-rifle-wielding man who robbed the Chase Bank in North Bend July 6, 2012, may have struck again recently, prompting the Federal Bureau of Investigation to renew its efforts to find the subject.

Explore your fire hall at open house Saturday

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 3:17PM

As part of Fire Prevention Week, Eastside Fire & Rescue (EF&R) officials will host open houses at 10 of their 16 facilities, from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 11.

Try out for holiday show at North Bend's Valley Center Stage

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 11:11AM

Valley Center Stage in North Bend is holding auditions for its Christmas production, "Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol." Audition times are 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at Valley Center Stage 119 W. North Bend Way. Callbacks will start at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20.

Eating well: How to make zucchini linguine | The Eastside Scene

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 3:39PM

Chef John Howie shares a mouthwatering recipe for Zucchini Linguine, a variation on the pasta dish that takes advantage of the harvest season.

October's Don't-Miss List: Professional sad sack Jon Lovitz comes to Parlor Live Seattle tonight | The Eastside Scene

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:41PM

Celebrated SNL alum, underrated Critic voice actor and Hollywood comedy club mogul Jon Lovitz comes to Parlor Live’s Seattle club.

Halloween fun for cheap: Costume Swap Day in Carnation, Duvall is this weekend, next

  • Oct 2, 2014 at 1:34PM

Halloween comes just once a year. As a result Halloween costumes, well, they get worn one time— maybe twice if there’s a younger sibling willing to wear it another year. Chances are your costumes are still in good enough shape to pass them along to another child. From that simple idea, every kid’s favorite holiday just got more parent- and planet-friendly, thanks to Costume Swap Day, hosted by local businesses and Macaroni Kid.

Old ideas, new wines: Piccola Cellars transforms former North Bend fire hall | Photo Gallery

  • Oct 1, 2014 at 12:00PM updated at 3:02PM

Sleek blends with rustic in the Piccola Cellars new tasting room in North Bend. Warm gold walls, a polished concrete floor and steel light fixtures, give the place a modern edge, while the unfinished planks in the bar, plain picnic tables and, on warm days, the open garage doors, create a homey feel. It’s a good look for a business that combines new technology, an old idea, and an ancient tradition.

Late-night handoff a regular occurence at Carnation parking lot | Valley police blotter

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 1:00PM

Suspicious exchange: On Friday, Sept. 26, Carnation police (KCSO) received a report of suspected drug activity in the 31700 block of West Eugene Street. Two vehicles in a store parking lot parked, driver's sides together, and then drove off after a few minutes. The caller said the incident typically occurred at 11 p.m. in the parking lot.

Legislature hopefuls to sound off at Valley Chamber's October lunch

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 10:00AM

Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce holds a panel discussion with all four candidates for office in the 5th Legislative District’s state House race, during its October luncheon, Friday, Oct. 17, at the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge. Invited are 5th District, position 1 candidates, Rep. Jay Rodne, Republican, and challenger Essie Hicks, Democrat, and position 2 candidates Rep. Chad Magendanz, a Republican, and David Spring, the challenger, a Democrat.

Snoqualmie Elementary students get ready for big Walkathon

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 8:00AM

Snoqualmie Elementary School is getting prepared for their annual Walk-A-Thon, Thursday, Oct. 16. This event is filled with school spirit and friendly competition, as children walk as many laps as they can, and raise money doing it. Last year, students raised over $43,000 for the school. Local businesses are asked to help and donate.

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