Opinion

Former Gov. Gary Locke discusses the importance of an accurate census count. Samantha Pak/staff photo

The importance of being counted | Windows and Mirrors

The 2020 Census is coming and that can greatly affect everything from government representation and federal funding.

 

Proud to be themselves | Windows and Mirrors

June is Pride month and PFLAG Bellevue Eastside has been supporting the local LGBTQ+ community since 1996.

 

Governor’s watch: timing is everything

Inslee, possible candidates eye 2020 race

  • Jun 19, 2019

 

I’m still warning about fascism — and now it’s no longer friendly

A political column written by Snoqualmie resident Roger Ledbetter.

  • Jun 19, 2019
Photo courtesy of Nick Wold/Mercer Island High School
                                Students from Mercer Island High School’s Margins program met with various nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles, including Watts Towers, where they speak with a representative about the organization’s sustainable garden.

Closing the margins | Windows and Mirrors

How a program at Mercer Island High School is helping students affect social change.

Photo courtesy of Nick Wold/Mercer Island High School
                                Students from Mercer Island High School’s Margins program met with various nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles, including Watts Towers, where they speak with a representative about the organization’s sustainable garden.

Legislature: History, investigations and new laws

The 2019 session of the Legislature included controversy, compromise, surprise, new law and more.

Guy Palumbo (left) and Derek Stanford

With Palumbo out, capital gains tax gets real for Democrats

His successor could be the vote leaders need. But with elections in 2020, tax may be off the table.

Guy Palumbo (left) and Derek Stanford

A progressive argument for impeachment | Column

Another perspective for citizens unsure of the situation.

  • May 24, 2019

Best Buddies include everyone | Windows and Mirrors

North Creek’s new club this year works to promote inclusion and helps students make friends and connections.

Letter to the Editor, May 17, 2019

Fall City fire dept.

  • May 17, 2019

The Record should be the newspaper of record | Editorial

Come have coffee with the editor 10 a.m.-11 a.m. on Friday, May 17, at The Black Dog Cafe.

  • May 16, 2019

Start your waste reduction journey | Waste Management column

Hannah Scholes is Waste Management’s education and outreach manager.

  • May 15, 2019

Letter to the editor, May 10, 2019

Fire merger

  • May 10, 2019

Building a community of belonging | Windows and Mirrors

LWTech is putting in the work to ensure employees feel welcomed on campus.

Balance is a natural part of health

A monthly column from a primary care doctor in Woodinville.

  • May 8, 2019

Take time to feel the emotions, don’t avoid them

A monthly column about mindfulness meditation and wellbeing.

  • May 7, 2019
From left, Rachel Ramirez-Silva and Kalika Curry lead a discussion on talking about race at the Eastside Race and Leadership Coalition’s race and equity summit. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Raising the village: Accomplices wanted | Windows and Mirrors

The conversation around race on the Eastside continues.

From left, Rachel Ramirez-Silva and Kalika Curry lead a discussion on talking about race at the Eastside Race and Leadership Coalition’s race and equity summit. Samantha Pak/staff photo

Letters to the Editor, April 19, 2019

Trump; fire merger; Earth Day

  • Apr 19, 2019

A progressive argument against impeachment | Opinion

A locally written column about politics.

  • Apr 13, 2019

Are sheriffs above the law?

Washington voters have spoken on I-1639. Sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office - and enforce the law.