Skyline students receive more than $3 million in scholarships

August 5, 2015

NEW — 1:20 p.m. Aug. 5, 2015

Skyline High School and the Issaquah School District are grateful for the generosity of the community who contributed in part to more than $3 million in scholarships to Skyline’s class of 2015 as reported by students and their parents.

Students received scholarships and grants for academic merit, community service, athletic ability and leadership, and honors scholarships from the schools they will be attending and from community leaders.

Skyline thanks Girl Scouts of Western Washington, Overlake Alumnae Panhellenic, Puget Sound Association of Phi Beta Kappa, Issaquah Women’s Club, Rotary Club of Sammamish, American Association of University Women,  Kiwanis Club of Sammamish and the Skyline Gridiron Club. Read more

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Challenge Series race continues July 18

July 9, 2015

Life Enrichment Options, with the aid of the Rotary Clubs of Issaquah and Sammamish, present the 2015 Challenge Series Races.

The Issaquah race is July 18.

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Off The Press — Influence the Choice videos amaze, inspire

April 21, 2015

There were 11 winners, but if you ask me, everyone who entered the 2015 Influence The Choice Student Video Contest were winners.

Kathleen Merrill Press managing editor

Kathleen Merrill
Press managing editor

In this year’s contest, from Jan. 1 through Feb. 28, 260 students participated in producing 100 videos. Those entries represented 959 creating hours!

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Remnanz closes out Concerts in the Park season tonight

August 28, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park concludes Aug. 28 with Remnanz.

The concert is from 6:30-8 p.m. at Pine Lake Park, 2401 228th Ave. S.E.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket. The Rotary Club of Sammamish will sell barbecue dinners and the Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell ice cream.

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Sammamish Symphony to play Concerts in the Park on Aug. 21

August 19, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park continues Aug. 21 with the Sammamish Symphony Orchestra.

The concerts in the park are from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 28.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket. The Rotary Club of Sammamish will sell barbecue dinners and the Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell ice cream. No alcohol is allowed in the park.

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Petty Fever brings Tom Petty’s rock to Concerts in the Park tonight

August 14, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 14, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park continues Aug. 14 with Tom Petty tribute band Petty Fever.

The concerts in the park are from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 28.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket. The Rotary Club of Sammamish will sell barbecue dinners and the Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell ice cream. No alcohol is allowed in the park.

Petty Fever was named the 2013 Tribute Band of the Year at the Los Angeles Music Awards. The band’s salute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is known for its high-energy performances.

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The Calaca Kings bring the funk to Concerts in the Park series tonight

July 31, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. July 31, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park continues July 31 with The Calaca Kings bringing the perfect blend of funk, rhythm and blues and a jazz classics.

The concerts in the park are from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 28.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket. The Rotary Club of Sammamish will sell barbecue dinners and the Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell ice cream. No alcohol is allowed in the park.

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3 Trick Pony brings the hits to Concerts in the Park series tonight

July 24, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. July 24, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park continues July 24 with 3 Trick Pony bringing the hits from current to classic.

The concerts in the park are from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 28.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket. The Rotary Club of Sammamish will sell barbecue dinners and the Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell ice cream. No alcohol is allowed in the park.

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North Country plays Concerts in Pine Lake Park on July 17

July 15, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park continues July 17 with the bluegrass sounds of North Country.

The concerts in the park are from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 28.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket. The Rotary Club of Sammamish will sell barbecue dinners and the Kiwanis Club of Sammamish will sell ice cream. No alcohol is allowed in the park.

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WingsNThings kicks off Concerts in the Park tonight

July 10, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. July 10, 2014

The 14th annual outdoor concert series at Pine Lake Park kicks off the 2014 season July 10 by welcoming Paul McCartney tribute band WingsNThings.

The concerts are from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 28.

There is plenty of lawn space, so you can bring your own picnic basket

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