August 27, 2015
NEW — 5:12 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015
Jenna Higgins was recently promoted to executive director of the Providence Marianwood Foundation.
She has been serving as the development director for past nine months.
“I look forward to continuing to serve and partner with our generous supporters in this new capacity,” Higgins said in a news release. “Marianwood is dedicated to person-centered care, and with the continued generosity of our community I am excited to help improve the quality of life for our patients and residents.”
July 16, 2015
Good baseball teams know successful seasons don’t happen simply by beating lesser teams — they challenge themselves against opponents who are older, wiser and more talented.
That’s the philosophy the Lakeside Recovery Senior Babe Ruth squad follows, and they hope their difficult schedule will put them in prime position to win the most important games of the 2015 season.
July 9, 2015
The Issaquah Little League announced its 2015 all-star teams for baseball and softball.
Issaquah partnered with the Eastlake and Sammamish little leagues to form squads for some divisions.
June 17, 2015
Several spring sports have announced their 2015 all-league and all-conference selections following the completion of the regular season. League coaches select the teams.
June 10, 2015
The cheer went up from one side of the room like a jet engine firing to life: “Go!”
It was immediately answered with an equally emphatic cheer from the other side of the room: “Mariners!”
June 6, 2014
NEW — 3 p.m. June 6, 2014
The community is invited to join Issaquah Little League for a day full of fun, food and championship games June 7.
It all goes down from noon to 2 p.m. at Dodd Field, 565 N.W. Holly St., where fans can watch baseball and softball teams battle for the championship title.
Attendees can munch on free hot dogs, drinks and ice cream, while taking a turn at the dunk tank, testing their throwing arm against a speed machine or playing in a bouncy house.
Coaches and managers will engage in a water balloon toss competition, and prizes and giveaways will be awarded.
March 25, 2014
An ongoing look at memorable images from Issaquah’s past
Baseball, circa 1940-1955
Paul Koss and his baseball team decided to dress in drag for a game. The ensemble was completed by very large tennis shoes that flapped when he ran. The other team, whose pitcher was E. Croston, got wind of the cross-dressing and did the same.
The Issaquah History Museums take requests regarding what people would like to see in the Digital Collection. Roughly quarterly, volunteers have a data-entry day and prep a bunch of records for upload. If there is a particular name, place or item you’d like to see more images of on the website, email Erica Maniez at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have a photo or subject you would like to see in this feature, email email@example.com.
August 20, 2013
Final Gellatly brother prepares for senior season at Issaquah
Robert and Susan Gellatly could be considered the ultimate Issaquah Eagles sports fans.
They’ve been going to football and baseball games for more than 10 years, witnessing two state championships and countless playoff runs along the way.