July 2, 2015
The Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Blvd. S., will be closed on Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.
The center will reopen at 5 a.m. Monday, July 6.
June 10, 2015
The Issaquah Community Center’s summer hours began June 6 and run through Aug. 29.
May 26, 2015
NEW — 6 a.m. May 26, 2015
The city’s fourth-annual community garage sale Trunk ‘N’ Treasure returns Aug. 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Issaquah Community Center.
The event is open to the public and is free for shoppers.
Space is now available for sellers to participate. Hundreds of shoppers visited Trunk ‘N’ Treasure last year.
May 20, 2015
Almost 900 community members attended the Issaquah Schools Foundation’s 17th annual Nourish Every Mind Luncheon on May 14 at the Issaquah Community Center and donated $617,000 for local schools.
The program featured several students and educators who spoke passionately about the foundation’s impact on education.
April 28, 2015
The Issaquah Schools Foundation’s 17th annual Nourish Every Mind Luncheon and second annual Nourish Every Mind Breakfast will celebrate the foundation’s role in creating its motto of “Great Schools and Great Communities.”
The luncheon is from 11 a.m.to 1 p.m. May 14 at the Issaquah Community Center. The breakfast is from 7-8:45 a.m. May 20 at Eastridge Church.
April 21, 2015
Members of the Downtown Issaquah Association have learned over the years that as clean as the city looks, there’s still a need to tidy up after a careless few.
Thus, the association’s annual effort to pick up trash in the downtown corridor has grown into a more encompassing event — the third annual, citywide Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day.
The cleanup is from 9 a.m. to noon April 25. The beautification project has grown past the length of Front Street to include: Read more
March 31, 2015
The subject line on Jim Harris’ email to The Issaquah Press pretty much spells out the main point of his short story: “You can fight City Hall and Win.”
Harris said he has lived since 1978 on the Sammamish Plateau in unincorporated King County, but always considered himself a citizen of Issaquah, paying taxes to the Issaquah School District and shopping and dining in the city. Further, Harris served on the city Parks & Recreation Board for 11 years. He considers himself a regular at the Issaquah Community Center.
March 10, 2015
City is keeping people from use with high prices
I have lived on the Sammamish Plateau since 1978 in unincorporated King County. I pay taxes to the Issaquah School District. I shop and dine daily in Issaquah and by doing so, pay sales taxes to Issaquah.
February 10, 2015
The Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Blvd. S., will be closed for Presidents Day Feb. 16 and reopen Feb. 17 with normal hours.
February 3, 2015
Supporters and skateboard enthusiasts once again are urging the Issaquah City Council to move forward with a large-footprint skate park in Tibbetts Valley Park.
Supporters made their thoughts known at a council meeting in late January.