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

    Thursday Dec 11 | 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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  2. City of Redmond participates in PSE's Green Power ProgramRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | 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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  3. Volunteer Transportation Helps Senior Adjust and Adapt to New Life in RedmondRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | 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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  4. 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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  5. City of Redmond is recruiting three new volunteers for the Arts and Culture CommissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | 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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  6. "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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Bottle explodes in Dickinson Elementary parking lot- one adult...Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    We want to make you aware of a situation in the Dickinson Elementary parking lot this morning that is being covered by media. Dickinson is one of our schools in Redmond.

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  10. Redmond Police: Increase in Education Hill Residential BurglariesRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Since June 1, 24 residential burglaries have been reported in Redmond's Education Hill District. The incidents have occurred near NE 100th St., from approximately 160th Ave. NE to 180th Ave. NE.

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  11. Redmond is in an awkward transition of growthRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    OPINION: Driving or walking around Redmond one gets the feeling our city is in an awkward transition of growth. I remember the days 27 years ago where anytime you walked into a Redmond store or on a sidewalk you would recognize someone - a neighbor, a friend, an acquaintance.

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  12. LWSD Long-Term Facilities Planning Task Force seeks volunteersRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Redmond, Wash. - Lake Washington School District invites applicants interested in serving on a Long-Term Facilities Planning Task Force.

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  13. The Mayor and Council continue to hear complaints about Watson Asphalt fumesRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Dr. David Morton, a Redmond resident who lives near Watson Asphalt Paving Company has been speaking to the Mayor and City Council during Items from the Audience regularly for the past six months. He complains about smelly gas fumes emanating from Watson Asphalt and claims they are carcinogenic.

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  14. Letter: Traffic in Redmond has become a nightmareRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Hi, I am hoping you can communicate this information via your blog and/or other channels. I think the traffic in Redmond has become a nightmare.

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  15. Opposition to Proposed Gunshy Manor Development along the Red Brick RoadRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    We wish to bring your attention to a proposed development on the Red Brick Road, which is a Road) is adjacent to the boundary of the City of Redmond and is an important historic and agricultural valley that Natural Area.

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  16. School Board to repurpose modernization funds for more classroomsRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Redmond, Wash. - As the fastest-growing district in King County over the last two school years, Lake Washington School District is facing a need for classrooms to house its growing enrollment, which has increased close to 2,000 students over the last three years to 26,708.

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  17. City to Host Community Workshop Regarding Future Urban Design StandardsRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    On Monday, October 20, 2014, the City of Redmond will host a community workshop regarding the future of the City's urban design standards, and the public is invited to attend. The workshop will take place at City Hall in Bytes CafA from 7 - 8:30 p.m. Public feedback gained from the workshop will be used to develop recommendations for a rewrite of the current design standards in the City of Redmond Zoning Code that will take place in 2015.

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  18. Redmond Honors Achieveents of K-9 UnitRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    As a Master Trainer, Officer Sam Hovenden has certified more than 100 K-9 police teams throughout Washington in patrol and narcotics. With two police dogs, German Shepherds Vader and Monte, Officer Hovenden's work in the K-9 Unit has resulted in more than 2,400 applications and 364 captures.

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  19. Black Bear spotted in Redmond Ridge residential communityRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    Redmond Ridge neighbor reports a Black Bear foraging in his back yard, as follows: "Yes, the black bear was in my backyard. My house is on Elliston way NE Redmond.

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  20. Downtown Redmond Frontier Service OutageRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    On Saturday, September 20th, a construction crew accidently cut through Frontier Communications fiber and copper cables. This disrupted 911 service as well as Frontier Communications FiOS, phone, television, and internet services.

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