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Thursday, May 21, 2015 -- 6:08 pm
Bellevue bear scare forces elementary school into lockdown
KOMO News - ... school in Bellevue forced students and staff into a brief lockdown on Thursday morning. A staff member at Eastgate Elementary School called 911 to report the bear was spotted on the playground and that everyone was inside the building. Bellevue ... Read more...
Thursday, May 7, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Construction activities bring roadway closures
City of Bellevue - Wilburton area residents and residents near Eastgate Elementary School should plan ahead for roadway impacts in May on 124th Avenue Northeast and on Southeast Newport Way, respectively. Work continues on the Wilburton Streetscapes project along 124th Avenue Northeast. Read more...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 -- 6:10 pm
LaVerta Kelley
Sammamish Review - ... l be greatly missed. Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society, or Seattle Humane Society, 13212 S.E. Eastgate Way, Bellevue, WA 98005. Read more...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 -- 1:31 pm
How Smart Traffic Lights Could Transform Your Commute
TIME.com - The traffic signals along Factoria Boulevard in Bellevue, Wash., generally don't flash the same stretch of green twice in a row, especially at rush hour. At 9:30 a.m., the full red/yellow/green signal cycle might be 140 seconds. Read more...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 -- 6:51 pm
April blotter
Newcastle News - Police responded to a report of a suspicious person at the Newcastle Chase Bank, 6911 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., March 26. The Bellevue man, who appeared to be a transient with mental issues, police said, went into the bank and asked for coffee before going on a rant about how the bank had "raped" him in the past. Later, when police approached him at a Newcastle bus stop, he said he used to be the Bellevue Fire chief and that he knew former President George H.W. Bush. Read more...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 -- 6:50 pm
Fire destroys Newcastle home
Newcastle News - ... said Lt. Richard Burke, community liaison officer with the Bellevue Fire Department. Firefighters from Station 4 in Factoria contained the fire, worked to remove personal items from the home and evaluated the condition of the occupants. Other fire ... Read more...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 -- 12:00 am
deck-fire-destroys-house
City of Bellevue - ... some of the occupants who were asleep, allowing them to evacuate the house unharmed. Firefighters from Station 4 in Factoria contained the fire, worked to remove personal items from the home and evaluated the condition of the occupants. Other fire ... Read more...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Deck fire destroys Newcastle house
City of Bellevue - ... some of the occupants who were asleep, allowing them to evacuate the house unharmed. Firefighters from Station 4 in Factoria contained the fire, worked to remove personal items from the home and evaluated the condition of the occupants. Other fire ... Read more...
Monday, April 13, 2015 -- 2:52 pm
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
Business Wire - ... Foreign Currency Issuer Defaul... Resmark and Windward Real Estate Services Join Forces for Second Time to Develop Factoria 24 Luxury Townhomes in Bellevue, Washington )--Resmark Companies announced its second joint venture with Windward Real Estate ... Read more...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 -- 6:28 pm
Prosecutor: Bellevue woman killed by robber targeting prostitute
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... is alleged to have fatally stabbed Kittaporn Saosawatsri on March 31 during a robbery attempt. Wang, a 30-year-old Newcastle resident, was charged Tuesday with murder and arson. King County prosecutors claim Wang repeatedly stabbed Saosawatsri, ... Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 4:19 pm
Residents feel voices not heard by transportation commission, 405 tolling rates set
Kirkland Reporter - ... will encourage more drivers and commuters to take vanpools and public transit. Sonny Putter, the former mayor for Newcastle, expressed similar sentiments, saying it would create a reliable trip choice for people. Another supporter of the tolling ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 -- 11:17 am
Local legislators to host town-hall meeting March 14
Newcastle News - ... Blvd., from 10 a.m. to noon. The lawmakers' district includes Bellevue, Beaux Arts, Issaquah, Mercer Island, Newcastle, Renton and Sammamish. Constituents should email questions to townhall41@leg.wa.gov, or contact individual legislators via phone: ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 -- 9:35 am
Home of the Day: Hit the Back Nine in Your Own Backyard at The Reserve at Newcastle
Business Journal - ... inside and take a look around. Click on the gallery image to view today's featured property. Enjoy the Reserve at Newcastle; drive your golf cart to the course from this custom home on a greenbelt with fenced-in sun-filled yard. This home is perfect ... Read more...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 -- 6:13 pm
Transportation package could ease highway headaches for local drivers
Sammamish Review - ... hours. The project was priced at $72 million. Largely the same step would be taken on eastbound I-90 between Eastgate and West Lake Sammamish Parkway at a cost of $52 million. Opening the shoulder of I-90 to traffic is not a new idea. Several local ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 -- 12:00 am
New sidewalk for Newport Way at Eastgate Elementary
City of Bellevue - Adding important pedestrian and bicycle amenities, the city will build a sidewalk and bike lanes on Southeast Newport Way between 150th and 152nd avenues, with construction beginning on Tuesday, February 17, and continuing through August. The project improves access to Eastgate Elementary School and provides better access to transit, along with making the street safer for cyclists, for whom Newport Way is a popular east-west route . Read more...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 -- 10:40 am
'Right hand man' of Silk Road 2.0 creator arrested: feds
New York Daily News - ... agent after investigators raided his home earlier this month in connection to the online black market. At his Eastgate neighborhood home, investigators seized $35,000 in cash during the Jan. 2 raid, in addition to silver bullion bars worth $3,900, ... Read more...
Friday, January 16, 2015 -- 12:00 am
New traffic signal at Lakemont Blvd. and Cougar Mountain Way
City of Bellevue - Work is scheduled to begin the week of January 20 on improvements to the intersection of Lakemont Boulevard and Southeast 63rd Street/Cougar Mountain Way, and the intersection of Lakemont Boulevard and Southeast 62nd Street. Video The work will improve traffic flow, intersection safety and access, by replacing stop signs with a new traffic signal. Read more...
Thursday, January 15, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Half of city streetlights changing to LED
City of Bellevue - ... providing a whiter, brighter light. Over the past several years the city has installed LED streetlights in parts of Factoria, Wilburton, Bel-Red and Lake Hills. "After plenty of planning, organizing and engineering work by both the City of Bellevue ... Read more...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 -- 3:34 pm
AvalonBay gives city of Newcastle 25 million reasons to believe
Business Journal - AvalonBay Communities has acquired a large property in Newcastle where it plans a large mixed-use residential development whose conceptual design is shown here. AvalonBay Communities has paid $25 million for a 54-acre site in Newcastle, where a brick plant operated for 50 years, public records show. Read more...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 -- 9:48 pm
Percy Harvin sells Bellevue home, likely at a loss
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... in the awkward position of living in New York while owning a new house in Seattle's Eastside suburbs near Cougar Mountain - a single-story, 4,290-square-foot home with a wine cellar and panoramic views of Lake Sammamish and the Cascades. In ... Read more...



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