September 28, 2015
NEW — 3:10 p.m. Sept. 28, 2015
Sanjeev Dwivedi had never taught the basics of robotics to anyone until six months ago.
That’s when Dwivedi, a Sammamish resident and Microsoft employee, partnered with two teams of students in the FIRST Lego League, a worldwide organization that uses competitive environments to teach the fundamentals of robotics to students in grades four through eight.
June 3, 2015
On June 8, the Route 200 Freebee bus will be extended to the Issaquah Highlands Park & Ride via Southeast Black Nugget Road and Highlands Drive Northeast to improve rider demand and route performance.
May 12, 2015
A roughly 53,976-square-foot site in the corner of the Issaquah Highlands, once slated for a Marriot hotel, is now on the auction block for $1.8 million.
The property sits next to Grand Ridge Plaza, at the corner of 10th Avenue Northeast and Falls Drive.
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.
March 17, 2015
The first post-retirement vacation for many couples might include lounging on a sunny Hawaiian beach, enjoying a moonlight stroll through the streets of Paris or driving across the country to visit their grandchildren.
Jane and Steve Schwartz chose something slightly different — hike to the top of a 19,341-foot mountain.
February 10, 2015
The financial website NerdWallet was curious to find the top Washington cities that appealed most to millennial job seekers. Issaquah was ranked fifth and Renton 10th.
February 3, 2015
Vulcan Real Estate recently announced the sale of the Sammamish Park Place office complex, in Issaquah, to Seattle-based Talon Private Capital for $128.25 million.
February 3, 2015
Kevin Mottram, of Issaquah, was recently elected to his second one-year term on the Society for Human Resource Management’s Young Professionals Advisory Council.
January 13, 2015
When Arjun Narayan began researching search engine concepts, he discovered the humongous profits he could tap into.
Google alone makes about $50 billion per year from advertising, money that trickles in from millions of online searches taking place every day.
September 2, 2014
The Microsoft Alumni Foundation and the Microsoft Alumni Network has joined to foster and build a broad alumni network for former Microsoft employees.
The new network will continue to celebrate the entrepreneurial and philanthropic spirit cultivated at Microsoft and continued throughout career changes and retirement.