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  1. Eddie Bauer, the man and his innovations, is focus of Redmond Historical Society programRead the original story

    Friday | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Say "Eddie Bauer" and great Pacific Northwest clothing comes to mind. But the international brand name got its start with a real Eddie Bauer, and his roots were wide across the region.

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  2. City of Redmond Holds Open House for Potential LevyRead the original story

    Thursday | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    On Tuesday, February 3, 2015 and Tuesday, February 10, 2015, the City of Redmond will host two community open house gatherings regarding a potential levy, and the public is invited to attend. The open houses will take place in the lobby of Redmond City Hall, from 6:00 - 7:15 p.m., each evening.

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  3. Redmond Police Arrest Suspect for Possession of Child PornographyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    The suspect was arrested on the charges of Dealing in Depictions of Minor Engaged in Sexual Explicit Conduct and Possession of Depictions of Minors Engaged in Sexually Explicit Conduct . Detectives obtained computer evidence from the residence.

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  4. LWSD boundary changes approvedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Redmond, Wash. - Lake Washington School District is facing an immediate need to house its growing enrollment.

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  5. OPINION: Superintendent Traci Pierce's controversial boundary recommendation, By Julianne BogatyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    OPINION: The larger Redmond school community will voice concerns at tonight's meeting of the Lake Washington School District board, which is scheduled to vote on Superintendent Traci Pierce's controversial reboundary recommendation. In the aftermath of three failed ballot measures to expand school capacity, the proposal would send more students from other areas to already-overcrowded Evergreen Middle School in unincorporated Redmond .

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  6. LETTER: Adding Portables at Rural Schools is a Regional Planning IssueRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    King County's Growth Management Planning Council convened a School Siting Task Force in 2012 to address the issue of school districts building schools in rural areas and then sending city kids out to the schools. The Task Force made a rule that no new schools could be built outside the Urban Growth Boundary, but didn't have time to address the issue of whether existing rural schools could be remodeled or be expanded.

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  7. School and Community members to assemble to request a voting delay on ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    LWSD reboundary fails to utilize empty classrooms, saddles unincorporated Redmond with more portables to further overcrowd area's bursting schools and classrooms The Lake Washington School District board plans to vote on Superintendent Traci Pierce's reboundary recommendation, which would send even more students to the district's most crowded schools in unincorporated Redmond rather than utilize empty permanent classrooms at nearby, recently renovated schools. Evergreen Middle School's capacity is projected to jump from a crowded 872 to 1,120 students, with kids from City of Redmond schools being bused in to a school that will be as much as 46 percent over original building capacity.

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  8. Take the Polar Bear PlungeRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Thanks to the support of our the Redmond community, the 2014 Polar Plunge successfully raised almost $28,000. or dtalsin@redmond.gov .

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  9. Bear Creek School Presents "The Scoundrel"Read the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    In this Shakespearean romp, we find that Sir John Falstaff is broke. He decides to woo the daughters of two prominent gentlemen in order to extract a portion of their dowries.

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  10. Interfaith Blood Drive Feb 2ndRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Or maybe your resolution was to drop some weight. Come donate blood on . This drive is hosted by Redmond Presbyterian Church.

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  11. City of Redmond signs Purchase and Sale Agreement for Keller FarmRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    A member from Water Tenders sent me a copy of a Purchase and Sale Agreement that was signed on August 5, 2014 between the City and the Kellers of Redmond. "Closing shall be on or before 1/22/2015."

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  12. Strong Demand for Single-Family Homes in RedmondRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    The median price for single-family homes in Redmond climbed 6.4 percent in November over the same time last year. Although we're seeing price appreciation slow in the greater Seattle area, steady price growth continues for single-family homes in But while prices are up, there are fewer homes to choose from, and fewer homes are actually selling.

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  13. Redmond Historical Society Announces New Officers for 2015-2016Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Redmond Historical Society, now in its 15th year as a membership organization and community resource, announced the results of its 2014 Officer Elections. These officers will take up their new duties when the board convenes in January 2015.

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  14. City of Redmond participates in PSE's Green Power ProgramRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    The City of Redmond is participating in Puget Sound Energy's "Green Power" program and has already won a $20,000 grant in the process. Green Power is the use of renewable energy credits to limit use of energy on the grid.

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  15. Volunteer Transportation Helps Senior Adjust and Adapt to New Life in RedmondRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Storekeepers listened patiently as she used great detail to describe the precise item she sought-- stipulating its size, colors, shape, and design. She used these daily excursions to practice her Japanese vocabulary and become more fully immersed in the culture that surrounded her.

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  16. LWSD seeks volunteers to serve on Middle School Advisory CommitteeRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Redmond, Wash. - When Lake Washington School District changed from a junior high school model to a middle school model, it focused on making these schools a smooth transition from elementary school to high school.

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  17. City of Redmond is recruiting three new volunteers for the Arts and Culture CommissionRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    The The City of Redmond is recruiting three new volunteer members of the Arts and Culture Commission to begin their service in April 2015. Redmond residents, unincorporated King County residents or people who work in Redmond are eligible to apply.

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  18. "Fight Back" cancer award presented to Sen. Andy Hill and Rep. Ross HunterRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Hill and Hunter, both cancer survivors, were recognized for their work to protect the Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program. Read More >> "Without the Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program, many low-income Washington women would not have access to lifesaving cancer treatment," said Mary McHale of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.

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  19. City of Redmond celebrates Redmond Lights December 6Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Mayor Marchione, along with a jolly guy in a red suit and white beard, will light campus before departing on the luminary walk. The walk meanders down the Redmond Central Connector to Redmond Town Center with performances and light displays along the way.

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  20. 4th Annual Poultry Predictor Race November 16Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Predict your finish time and win a turkey! Join us for our fourth annual Poultry Predictor Race on Sunday, November 16. New in 2014, the race is now a 5K on a downtown Redmond course! The race is open to all levels of runners and you do not have to cross the finish line first to win! The five participants closest to their predicted finish time will receive a frozen turkey! There are no timing devices allowed on the course including mp3 players, iPod's, or GPS watches, and the only clock will be at the start/finish line. A professional timing company will chip time the event.

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