Enjoy an afternoon or entire day on the leisurely side of Discovery Bay, and indulge in the richness of Seattle’s history.
A day trip across the sound always brings a smile to my face! Which Puget Sound island (even not on this list) is your favorite?
Washington is plentiful of natural treasures, Cougar Mountain being only one of them.
Come celebrate the 7th Annual Sammamish Valley Celebration of Farms and the Arts this weekend, Friday July 19th through Sunday, July 21st. Explore 9 different farms and businesses throughout beautiful Sammamish Valley.
It’s Summer – well, almost – and what better way to enjoy the weather than to see explore animals from … Continue Reading 5 Washington Zoos & Aquariums to Visit This Summer
Kirkland is a city both beautiful and overlooked, and here are 4 reasons WHY Kirkland is a spectacular PNW city!
If you’re looking to sunbath on Washington’s beaches, wade through nature’s tidepools, or fly your kite in the windy ocean air, Washington many shores have a little something different to offer.
Winter might seem like the best time to curl up in your favorite blanket and forget about the world outside, but it’s quite the contrary. Winter in the Northwest is a time for you to indulge in our #PNW culture and all its chilly, snowy and breathtaking glory!
Another Successful City of Mercer Island Spring Recyling Event + the Windermere Mercer Island Annual Recycling & Shredding Event on May 19th
Are you so excited for #summer that you forget to eat? Try these amazing (and lightning-quick) places to eat to stay healthy and keep enjoying the sunshine!
Don’t forget that Family Night is right around the corner!
Farmers Markets are a great way for local farmers to get into our communities, meeting their patrons face-to-face. Farmers Markets … Continue Reading Eastside Farmer’s Markets Are Starting! But Where Are They?
The Pacific Northwest is brimmed with awaiting adventures and the City of Kirkland is no exception. A city nestled between the shores of Lake Washington and the Interstate 405 corridor. Though considered a relatively small city, the area is big on community and that urban, small-town feel many local areas also strive towards.
Although its population increased so drastically, Burien remains a small-town at heart and Olde Burien is a testament to that. As a reference, “Olde” Burien is the area surrounding SW 152nd Street and runs through downtown, where unique shops and eateries reflect the “eclectic mix of interests” of the locals. Like many areas, Burien has a bunch of restaurants to choose from, each with their own distinct flavor palette.
Come one! Come all! Windermere Mercer Island is having their annual RECYLNG EVENT at our on-island office, located on 77th avenue near New Seasons.
These top 5 most beautiful views are great for family-outings, adventures with friends, or individual escapades.
The Mercer Island School District has long been known for its high emphasis on academics and extra-curriculars, and 2017-2018 reports show Mercer Island reigning over other Washington School Districts. Noted as a “friendly environment,” the district (MISD) strives to foster children and young adults by converting information into knowledge.
Surrounded by Puyallup to the west, Auburn to the north and Bonney Lake to the East, Sumner is a small community nestled in the valley.
Sometimes Spring means an influx in local animal shelters, which can strain capacities and resources to their extent. If you’re looking for a new furry best friend, these are great places to start in terms of adoption. Today, we’re sharing some of our favorite local resources for volunteering, animal fostering and adoption!
A New Interlocal Agreement Around King County Will Help Mercer Island Fire Department Response Quicker to Fires
The City Council approved a new Interlocal Agreement, which promotes “seamless emergency response among the fire departments throughout King County.”
If you haven’t already noticed, construction for the East Link Light Rail is underway, as of April 2nd. They’ll be working up to street-level along the 77th Avenue Southeast overpass, as part of the station plaza construction – and we can’t wait to see it take shape!
In a continued partnership, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the City of Mercer Island are coordinating another drug “take-back” day on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
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!
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.