February 21, 2014
For Taylor Woo, a particular memory stands out from her time working at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Woo, a Liberty High School junior, serves as a volunteer patient care liaison at the hospital, one of the largest in the Northwest. One day, she was asked to speak with an 8-year-old boy who’d been in a car accident with his parents and younger sister.
The boy was responsive, but his sister lay in coma in an adjacent bed.
“You can hear the heart monitor just beeping to her heart, and it was so hard to see,” Woo said. “It was sad how he couldn’t really comprehend what was happening with his parents.
October 15, 2013
The first districtwide middle school dance of the year is from 7-10 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Blvd. S.
Cost is $5 at the door with an Associated Student Body card. Once youths enter, they may not leave prior to 10 p.m., unless a parent meets them in the lobby.
The Issaquah School District dress code applies.
The Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell concessions.
Adult volunteers are still needed. Call 837-3300.