Beaver Lake looking to dedicate gym to teacher

May 27, 2014

Beaver Lake Middle School is seeking to name its gymnasium Chuck Lee Court, after one of its teachers who lost his battle with cancer this year.

Principal Stacy Cho made the proposal at the Issaquah School Board’s May 14 meeting, and the board is expected to adopt the plan at its May 28 meeting.

Lee spent more than three decades teaching and coaching in the community, at Beaver Lake and Skyline High School. Peers and students lauded him for not only teaching fundamentals, but for being a strong role model and developing character among children, Cho wrote in a letter to the board.

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24 Hour Fitness hosts Harlem Globetrotters clinic, register by March 17 for discount

March 13, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. March 13, 2014

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their basketball skills and popular Summer Clinics to the region, in partnership with 24 Hour Fitness.

As part of their 471 Summer Clinic Tour in 19 markets across the U.S., the Globetrotters are coming to the local 24 Hour Fitness, 5712 E. Lake Sammamish Parkway, June 25-28.

Each day consists of three separate two-hour sessions — 9-11 a.m.; 12:30-2:30 p.m.; and 3:30-5:30 p.m.

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Win tickets to see the Harlem Globetrotters

February 11, 2014

The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters have been thrilling families and millions of fans with their basketball skills for 88 years.

Now, you have a chance to see the Globetrotters at 2 p.m. Feb. 17 at Key Arena. And you could go for free. Go to and enter to win a pair of tickets to the game.

Drawings will be Feb. 14. Winners must be able to come to The Issaquah Press office, 1085 12th Ave. N.W., Suite D1, Issaquah, to get their tickets on Feb. 14 or 17, after they have been notified.

Harlem Globetrotters lead skills clinic in July

May 7, 2013

The Harlem Globetrotters will be in Issaquah July 22-27 for a clinic, for ages 6-12, at 24 Hour Fitness, 5712 E. Lake Sammamish Parkway.

Globetrotters will be on court for two-hour sessions — coaching,