Known for its unending beauty and majesty, the Pacific Northwest offers dozens of colorful and vivacious plants that are both full of life and excitement. But sometimes choosing the best ones can be a difficult decision… This week we’re sharing some of our favorite flowery foliage!
In a February 20th City Council meeting, City of Mercer Island Mayor Debbie Bertlin offered Proclamation No. 215, which stated that, to raise awareness and urge all citizens to support and encourage the resurgence of local forestry efforts; and emphasizing urban forests not only for the beauty they offer, but the benefits they provide to our residents, communities, and region.
Don’t we all have ideas of starting a fabulous garden, whether ornate in flowers or a practical vegetable garden? Growing your own garden of vegetables is fun, rewarding, and stress-releasing – and it can help make your shopping cheaper and easier; but it doesn’t come from a short supply of continued learning.
After the massive and overwhelmingly positive response from Island Crest Park’s facelift, the City of Mercer Island was eager to start their next project at the South Mercer Fields, specifically the New South Mercer Playground.
There are two opportunities available, including the Summer Volunteer Program, which is open to 6th and 7th graders, and the Volunteer Outreach in Communities Everywhere program, which is open to 8th through 11th grade students.
Known as a destination event for the Pacific Northwest, the Skagit Valley Festival will be held until April 30th.
Four new private waterfront listings entered the market this week—all in the Mercer Island and Eastside region. One notable new … Continue Reading Seattle Area Waterfront Report
Since its inception, Seattle has been a hub for sea-travelers for centuries. And in the bustling Pacific Northwest, there are endless places to explore using our ferry system!
A solid game plan can help you narrow your homebuying search to find the best home for you. House hunting … Continue Reading 8 Tips for Finding Your New Home + Seattle Area Real Estate Report
In March, the City of Mercer Island unanimously voted to launch a pilot ridesharing program to help Island commuters to travel from home to their off-island jobs. By partnering with established rideshare providers, Lyft and Uber, the City of Mercer Island hopes to relieve some of the traffic Islanders have experienced since the Light Rail project began.
On Tuesday, April 3rd the Mercer Island Community and Event Center will hold a Parenting Workshop focusing on Teen Anxiety.
Windermere Living is a fabulous magazine that highlights the best the West Coast has to offer, including breathtaking residences, hot Spring getaways, scrumpous eateries, and other highly-desirable West Coast destinations. Learn about the West Coast’s best places to vacation, eat, play, and live inside the pages of Spring Edition of Windermere Living.
Hop, skip and jump to the Woodland Park Zoo this weekend for the 17th Annual Bunny Bounce!
Six new private waterfront listings hit the market this week in the Seattle-Eastside region. Three waterfront properties sold subject to … Continue Reading Seattle Area Waterfront Report
After its first months, the SANO CAFÉ proves a wonderful and fruitful addition to the Mercer Island community.
Baseball season is right ahead of us, as we near the end of Spring Training.