Extreme Pizza’s risky combos pay off with big flavor

November 19, 2013

We don’t usually review restaurant chains, but instead try to stick with local cuisine. Technically, Extreme Pizza is a chain, with franchises in 11 states.

However, good luck finding the next nearest one outside Issaquah, as our fair city has the only one in Washington.

Also, just about the only thing extreme is the sports the founder is renowned for doing, from skydiving to snowboarding.

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EFR seeks families to adopt

November 19, 2013

As the holiday season draws near, Eastside Fire & Rescue is once again looking to help area families.

EFR’s adopt-a-family program has grown each year, with the goal of giving families financial help and inviting them to a firehouse for a holiday dinner. Last year, the program helped 26 families.

The Eastside Fire Benevolent Fund seeks to assist residents who are unable to buy gifts for their families during the holidays.

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