The Boys and Girls Clubs of Bellevue hosts Groundbreaking Event for soon-to-be Hidden Valley Field House

Hidden Valley Park Bellevue

On April 16th at 3:30 the Boys and Girls Clubs of Bellevue (BGCB) and their sponsors will celebrate breaking ground on a new field house. The City has agreed to allow BGCB to design, construct and operate a multi-sport gymnasium at Hidden Valley Park in exchange for public benefits. The Club will build and pay for […]

CorePower Yoga Opens Studio At Avalon Towers in Downtown Bellevue

CorePower Yoga Bellevue

Denver-based yoga company CorePower Yoga will open its 4th studio in the greater Seattle area today, Friday, December 20th. This marks the 92nd studio opening nationwide for CorePower Yoga. Located on the ground floor of the Avalon Towers Bellevue, just one block away from Bellevue Square, the Bellevue Studio will offer a variety of yoga class styles for all […]

Update: Bellevue and LWSD Closed Due to Snow Today Friday December 20th

snow kids

Update 7:59 Bellevue School District has also closed all schools and school programs.  Winter Vacation starts early!!!  Happy Holidays and MERRY CHRISTMAS! Update: 7:56 am Lake Washington School District has closed all schools and school programs today.  As of now, Bellevue still plans to go two hours late. According to the Facebook page for the […]

For Christmas Skiing and Boarding in the Northwest Look to Mission Ridge

Mission Ridge has the best ski packages in Washington state

If you or your family are looking to go skiing or snowboarding in the Pacific Northwest during the holidays and/or on Christmas Day, Mission Ridge is worth checking out.  Mission Ridge is THE place for Christmas skiing. Mission Ridge has the great advantage of Snow Makers!  40 Snow Making Hydrants covering 66 acres.  So if […]

King County Library System Bids Farewell to long-time Director Bill Ptacek

Bill Ptacek

The Trustees of the King County Library System (KCLS) reluctantly bid farewell to long-time Director Bill Ptacek, who has led KCLS since 1989. Ptacek has been named CEO of the Calgary Public Library in Alberta, Canada effective February 1, 2014. During his 25-year tenure, Ptacek’s vision for technology and collection management kept KCLS in the […]

Last Day for FREE Shipping from New Balance

New Balance

Looking for some great shoes or workout gear?  Could be for yourself, or someone special on your shopping list ….  Take advantage of special pricing, FREE shipping and returns on all orders from New Balance using this link:  Enjoy Free Standard Shipping and Returns On All Orders at Newbalance.com! Ends 12/18

All New Mac Pro Available Starting Tomorrow


Apple today announced the all-new Mac Pro will be available to order starting Thursday, December 19.  Publisher’s Note:  I really, really want one – and I’ve been very good this year … Redesigned from the inside out, the all-new Mac Pro features the latest Intel Xeon processors, dual workstation-class GPUs, PCIe-based flash storage and ultra-fast […]

University of Colorado Health looks to Office 365 to improve collaboration

Microsoft Office 365 logo

In less than three months, the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth), a new healthcare system formed by Poudre Valley Health System, University of Colorado Hospital and Memorial Health System, and one of the largest healthcare providers in Colorado, has fully migrated 17,000 mailboxes from three disparate healthcare organizations on multiple legacy email platforms into one single consolidated Microsoft […]

Time for Smarter Options at the Bellevue Public Library?

Bellevue King County Library Vending Machine bunch of crap

It’s no secret that the downtown Bellevue Branch of the King County Library is among the most used public buildings in the Pacific Northwest.  The just added a multi-million dollar parking garage and some great art installations. One thing that the downtown Bellevue King County Library could look at is the kind of ‘foods’ and […]

Statement from the Campaign to Fix the Debt on Senate Vote of Budget Deal

Fix the Debt

“We are relieved that the Senate appears poised to pass the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013. The bipartisan passage of cloture on the legislation, along with the strong bipartisan support in the House, demonstrates the type of cooperation that will be needed to make real progress on the nation’s fiscal challenges. “This bill shows that Congress […]