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Driving through the cul-de-sacs of Spiritwood, Stephanie Walter points out the idiosyncrasies of neighborhood life – the dog owners, families with young children and new arrivals. “If I'm not mistaken, they've lived here since the time the neighborhood was developed,” says Walter, pointing to one stately house. “She was a second grade teacher and of course, it's just beautiful at Christmas time when the lights go up.” Around the corner, in a meticulously well-kept front yard, a woman gardens. “I love this house,” says Walter, pausing again. “This nice lady slowly painted her own house in little bits and pieces, and comes out and works fastidiously on her yard.” But Spiritwood, a neighborhood built in the 1950s, and called by many a “sleepy community,” has undergone changes in recent months. In May, residents of the low-density, single-family neighborhood began noticing the redevelopment of several properties. A three-bedroom SEE HOUSING, 21

Standoff ends peacefully after man threatened over chess match A police standoff that began in the early morning hours on July 18 ended peacefully after eight hours. The suspect was taken into custody and no one was injured. At approximately 1:56 a.m., Bellevue Police were dispatched after a man phoned 9-1-1 stating his neighbor just threatened him by pointing a gun to his head. The incident occurred in an apartment in the 1800 block of 108th Avenue Southeast. The 30-year-old Bellevue resident said he went over to his neighbor’s apartment to play PASSPORT PHOTOS •

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Thousands of art enthusiasts will flock to downtown Bellevue today through Sunday, lured by three separate art fairs. The BAM ARTSfair, the Bellevue Festival of the Arts and the 6th Street Fair will feature artists from a variety of mediums, including drawing/ pastels, glass, jewelry and photography. A family-friendly event, the July 26-28 festivities will offer plenty of opportunities for children to explore their creative side, including sidewalk chalk and arts and craft stations. The fairs, which are free and open to the public, will also feature live music. The crowds – 300,000 are expected over the three-day event, – will bring closures of several downtown streets. Street closure locations and times include: ■ 100th Avenue NE, from NE Eighth Street to NE 10th Street, will be closed in the southbound direction from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday and from 5:30-10 p.m. on Sunday ■ 102nd Avenue NE, from NE Eighth Street to NE 10th Street, will be closed in both directions from 7 a.m. Friday to 11 p.m. Sunday ■ 106th Avenue NE, from NE Fourth Street to NE Sixth Street, will be closed in both directions from 6 p.m. Thursday to 11 p.m. Sunday. ■ Northeast Sixth Street, from Bellevue Way to 106th Avenue NE, will be closed in both directions from 6 p.m. Thursday to 11 p.m. Sunday. ■ Northeast 10th Street, from 106th Avenue NE to 108th Avenue NE, will beclosed in the westbound direction from 5-10 p.m. Thursday. For more information about the celebration, and for specific hours of each fair, go to



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chess. The 52-year-old man became upset and pointed a gun to the victim’s head. The victim said he ran out of the apartment and called police. Bellevue police responded and evacuated nearby apartment units. Information provided by the reporting party confirmed the subject still had a firearm in his apartment and possibly other weapons. He also stated there was no one else in the apartment. The subject, known to Bellevue Police, remained in his apartment refusing to coop-

erate. Patrol officers held a perimeter around the home while the SWAT team attempted to make contact with the barricaded subject. After several hours, negotiators were able to convince the man to let SWAT members enter the apartment where they took him into custody. Traffic along Bellevue Way, 112th Avenue Southeast and 108th Avenue Southeastwas closed to traffic during the incident and rerouted. The streets were re-opened to traffic at approximately 10:30 a.m.

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Bellevue police arrest more burglars Suspects said to be involved in multiple breakins and prowls in Surrey Downs, Enatai The Bellevue Police Department has arrested two more burglary suspects who appear to be responsible for several burglaries in Bellevue and possibly the surrounding area. One of the burglars arrested was seen on a webcam video sent out by the media last week that showed a suspect walking around inside a home. The homeowner was alerted by her smartphone app. She phoned her neighbor who called 9-1-1. Bellevue Police arrived but were unable to locate the suspect. However, the homeowner’s dropped stolen items were recovered. A citizen who recognized the suspect in the webcam video phoned the police. The suspect eventually turned himself in. Detectives arrested the suspect on Monday, July 22. The 33-year-old Bellevue transient has been cooperative with the investigation and admitted to multiple prowls and burglaries in the Surrey Downs area of Bellevue. He is assisting detectives by providing information on previous crimes committed. He admitted to at least five burglaries of unlocked garages and admitted to 25-30 prowls of unlocked cars in the last year.

On Tuesday night, July 23, Bellevue Police working with county sheriff 's detectives, arrested another suspect responsible for several burglaries in the Enatai area of Bellevue. The investigation led detectives to the 27-year-old Tacoma transient who was located and arrested at a hotel in Tacoma. He has been cooperative and admitted to burglarizing homes in Bellevue over the past six months. The investigation of at least five burglaries is ongoing and detectives may develop more information on several other crimes. Very little property has been recovered because the suspects immediately sold or traded it following the burglary. The suspect is in the King County Jail where he was booked for residential burglary. In an unrelated case, a third suspect was identified and was the 434th capture from viewer tips on Washington’s Most Wanted. Police ultimately located and arrested him in Woodinville for the Bellevue burglary. He was booked in the King County Jail. The Bellevue Police Department expressed thanks to its media partners, Washington’s Most Wanted, Crime Stoppers and the public for their assistance in the cases. The videos shown to the public were extremely helpful in identifying and ultimately, the arrests of the suspects in these cases, police officials said.


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New Fu Dogs at Bellevue City Hall to attract global guests In honor of Bellevue's long-running sister city relationship with Hualien, Taiwan, two recently installed Fu Dog statues will be dedicated during a festive ceremony July 29 at City Hall. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the City Hall Plaza, 450 110th Ave. N.E. It will feature an "awakening" ceremony for the Fu Dogs, with lion dancing, a martial arts demonstration, musical performances, folk dancing and Taiko drumming. The event is free. A delegation of government and business leaders from Taiwan will be on hand to mark the occasion and celebrate the 30-year sister city relationship between Hualien and Bellevue. The marble Fu Dogs were a gift from Hualien in 2010. Installation was completed two weeks ago. "The dedication ceremony is a chance for the community to celebrate our special sister city relationship with Hualien," said Mayor Conrad Lee, who was born in China. "More than 30 percent of Bellevue residents were born outside the United States, and the largest nationality are Chinese. These beautiful statues symbolize our city's diversity and the importance of our

international friendships." The Fu Dogs, also known as Guardian Lions, replace a single "bachelor" dog that stood guard near the entrance to City Hall since 2006; before that it was located at Bellevue's old city hall at Main Street and 116th Avenue Southeast, starting in 1987. Fu Dogs traditionally come in pairs and are placed near building entrances for the symbolic protective power they are believed to possess, and for their decorative qualities. Bellevue's new Fu Dogs each weigh about 3,600 pounds and are made of marble quarried from the Chungyang Mountains, west of Hualien. The dedication event is cosponsored by the city of Bellevue and the Bellevue Sister Cities Association. Hualien is one of four Bellevue sister cities. The others are Kladno, Czech Republic; Liepaja, Latvia; and Yao, Japan. The sister city organization promotes cooperation, cultural understanding, humanitarian aid and economic development for Bellevue's sister cities. Parking is limited at City Hall. However, there are numerous private parking lots nearby and the Bellevue Transit Center is across the street.

Beaux Arts residents get new chance to seek office

No. 1 and No. 5 in Beaux Arts. Candidates who wish to file must complete a declaration of candidacy in person at King County Elections, 919 SW Grady Way, Renton. Candidates who file will appear on the Nov. 5 general election ballot. There are no filing fees for these positions. More information is available at 206296-1565 and then pressing 5 or go to the Elections website.

Residents of Beaux Arts will get one more chance to file for two council positions. King County Elections will hold a special, three-day candidate filing period beginning at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7 and ending at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9.

Fu Dogs are placed near building entrances for the symbolic protective power they are believed to possess. CRAIG GROSHART, Bellevue Reporter

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7-27 Mercer Island Loop Bike Ride: 9 a.m. to noon. Ride as a group on back roads and along the Lake Washington trail to cross I-90 and enjoy the rolling hills around the island. 28 miles round trip. Free. Coal Creek Family YMCA, 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, Newcastle Watering Made Easy: 1-:30 a.m. to noon. Learn to put together a low volume water system for your garden. Master Gardener's Urban Demonstration Garden, 5500 SE 16th St., Bellevue Living With Wildlife – Raccoons: 1-2 p.m. Learn how to prevent conflicts with these crafty urban neighbors. Free. Lewis Creek Park, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. SE, Bellevue Meet the Author: 1-2:30 p.m. In the Kitchen with the Pike Place Fish Guys. Their cookbook “reels in” top seafood recipes, helpful tips, and offers a smart approach to sustainability. No registration required. Room 1., Bellevue Library, 1111 110th Ave. NE

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ellevue voters only have one issue on the primary ballot, but it's an important one: a six-year tax levy to maintain country parks, trails and open space. The measure – Proposition No. 1 – deserves a strong "yes" vote. The six-year levy on the ballot provides 70 percent of the money the county needs to maintain its 200 parks, 175 miles of trails and thousands of acres of open space. It includes the magnificent Marymoor Park in Bellevue's backyard, Cougar Mountain Park near Issaquah and hundreds more regional and smaller parks throughout King County. There's also money in the levy to buy more open space and develop more trails. About 20 percent of the money goes to help support the Woodland Park Zoo. The county raises the rest of the money through such revenue sources such as Cirque du Soleil at Marymoor and ballfield rentals. Too often we take our parks for granted: they're always there and available. But that won't be the case if Proposition No. 1 fails. In 2002, King County had to cut parks and recreation from its budget because of a financial crisis.There hasn't been any general fund money for parks for the past 10 years. In 2004, voters approved a one-year parks levy and did so again in 2007. That levy is up for renewal again. Today, a homeowner pays 13.4 cents per $1,000 of assessed valuation. Translated, it means the owner of a home assessed at $500,000 pays about $67 a year to maintain the county's parks. The new levy – 18.77 cents per $1,000 – would cost the owner of that $500,000 home about $94. That's $27 a year more, or just a bit over $2 a month. For a couple of bucks more a month, we'll all be able to continue enjoying the county's wide array of parks and recreational benefits. Vote "yes" on King County Proposition No. 1. – Craig Groshart, Bellevue Reporter


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s the news of the shooting of a Sanford, Fla. teenager in 2012 made its way across the country, the refrain became a common one. I am Trayvon Martin. The words were the simplest way for Americans to express their feelings toward the case, which concluded last weekend with the acquittal of George Zimmerman on the charges of manslaughter and second degree murder. But as the verdict was announced and the backlash began on social media and in cities across the country, it was difficult to find any solace for those who believe Martin’s death could and should have been avoided, and that Zimmerman should be the one held responsible. But rather than drawing quick, misinformed conclusions, perhaps the best way Josh Suman to find some level of understanding and peace is to flip that oft-recited declaration on its ear. I am George Zimmerman. When sports stars, entertainers and everyday Americans tossed on hooded sweatshirts and posed with signage that juxtaposed their likeness with Martin’s, they did so in an


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effort to portray the fact any one of us, regardless of race, could be a target. But didn’t we already know that? Racism, while pushed to the margins in our own Pacific Northwest bubble for the most part, still boils over, and the same “stand your ground” philosophy that played into the verdict in Florida is built into our own laws, as it is in some three dozen states across the country. Anyone left with wonderment at the notion someone would take such drastic action based initially on racial profiling is either naive or in denial. The lesson to take from this senseless tragedy isn’t that we are all at the will of gun-toting block watch leaders, although that has once again proven itself to be true. It is that when we find ourselves in a position to judge, we must do so without qualification based on race, skin color, or other prejudices. That was what George Zimmerman failed to do, and what every American should feel an obligation to learn from. The more of us willing to realize we are all in the same position as Zimmerman is the fastest way to stop more deaths like Martin’s. Josh Suman: 425-453-5045

and activist in the greater downtown area, I value Don Davidson's perspective on frugal proper use of my tax dollar. One of the most effective ways to keep seniors like me in their family homes is not to tax them to death. I have spent over 30 years volun-

teering support for my passions for healthy downtown neighborhoods, and their attendant cultural opportunities vis a vis parks, heritage programs and a community Theatre at Meydenbauer Center (paid for SEE LETTERS, 7


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with visitor taxes, not our property taxes). Don’s values, like mine, are life-long values, not issuebased arguments. In Don’s long service to his community, he has represented his constituents, not special interests. Greater downtown neighborhoods need his watchful vigilance at the council table as Sound Transit seeks permits to build East Link and the downtown continues to grow in our midst. I ask folks to vote for Don Davidson, the “proven father of common sense,” NOT “new blood” for the sake of change.

Lee Maxwell, Bellevue

Slatter best for city council Our community deserves the best candidate for leading and implementing future business, government and community visions for Bellevue. We appreciate Don Davidson’s service, but as Mayor Conrad Lee said regarding City Manager Steve Sarkozy’s resignation, “Bellevue has been changing, and needs different leadership.” Vandana Slatter represents the best candidate for Bellevue City Council Position No. 6. She understands the teamwork, decision-making, and common-sense approach based on her career and life experiences to achieve positive results for transportation and traffic, business and community projects. Slatter truly puts forth a nonpartisan approach for solutions. She not only considers the local community, but also

What do lawmakers do? In response to column, “What do teachers do?” - that is the wrong question. The more appropriate question should be what do “lawmakers” do to justify their existence? They build stadiums the people vote against, they raise car tab prices when the people vote against it, and they have all manor of welfare for special interests that are against the people wishes. So perhaps the “lawmakers” need to go back to school instead of showing that they are clueless.

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and her doctor to decide what is best for her when it come to pregnancy, the rights of gays to live without being in fear, and the rights of blacks to even walk on a public street without fear of being killed or the basic right to vote. Thirty states have now passed so call “Stand Your Ground” laws, which in practice is a license for anyone carrying a gun to kill any one he/she perceives to be a threat even if the person carrying the gun created the confrontation. Our so-called leaders in the public and private sectors have shown over time they are incapable of governing the country in a civilized manner, which has led to the country living in fear and being most uncivilized. For the above reasons, I think it is time for the U.N. Right’s Commission to take a long look at this country and how its criminal justice systems and laws adversely affect its own citizens as well as citizens of other countries.

George Whitaker, Bellevue

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PUBLIC NOTICES Olympic Pipe Line Company, 600 SW 39th Street, Renton, WA 98057, is seeking coverage under the Washington State Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater NPDES and State Waste Discharge General Permit. The proposed project, Olympic Pipe Line Coal Creek Pipeline Reroutes, is located at Coal Creek Parkway at the Creek Crossing in Bellevue in King County. This project involves 0.05 acres of soil disturbance for Utilities construction activities. Stormwater will be discharged to Coal Creek. Any persons desiring to present their views to the Washington State Department of Ecology regarding this application, or interested in Ecology’s action on this application, may notify Ecology in writing no later than 30 days of the last date of publication of this notice. Ecology reviews public comments and considers whether discharges from this project would cause a measurable change in receiving water quality, and, if so, whether the project is necessary and in the overriding public interest according to Tier II antidegradation requirements under WAC 173201A-320. Comments can be submitted to: Department of Ecology Attn: Water Quality Program, Construction Stormwater P.O. Box 47696, Olympia, WA 98504-7696 Published in Bellevue Reporter on July 26, 2013 and August 2, 2013. #833572 Daniel C. Green (ISB #3213) RACINE OLSON NYE BUDGE & BAILEY, CHARTERED P.O. Box 1391 Pocatello, Idaho 83204-1391 Telephone: (208) 232-6101 Facsimile: (208) 232-6109 Attorneys for Plaintiff In the District Court of the Fifth Judicial District of the State of Idaho, in and for the County of Camas 2010-1 RADC/CADC VENTURE, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, Plaintiff, vs.

EDWARD P. TERRAZAS, and GEORGIA J. WESELOH. Defendants. Case No. CV-2013-17 SUMMONS NOTICE: YOU HAVE BEEN SUED BY THE ABOVENAMED PLAINTIFF(S). THE COURT MAY ENTER JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE UNLESS YOU RESPOND WITHIN 20 DAYS. READ THE INFORMATION BELOW. TO: EDWARD P. TERRAZAS You are hereby notified that in order to defend this lawsuit, an appropriate written response must be filed with the above designated Court located at 501 Soldier Road, Fairfield, Idaho 83327 (208) 764-2242 within 20 days after service of this Summons on you. If you fail to so respond, the Court may enter judgment against you as demanded by the Plaintiff(s) in the Complaint. A copy of the Complaint is served with this Summons. If you wish to seek the advice of or representation by an attorney in this matter, you should do so promptly so that your written response, if any, may be filed in time and other legal rights protected. An appropriate written response requires compliance with Rule 10(a)(1) and other Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure and shall also include: 1. The title and number of this case. 2. If your response is an answer to the Complaint, it must contain admissions or denials of the separate allegations of the Complaint and other defenses you may claim. 3. Your signature, mailing address and telephone number, or the signature, mailing address and telephone number of your attorney. 4. Proof of mailing or delivery of a copy of your response to Plaintiff’s attorney, as designated above. To determine whether you must pay a filing fee with your response, contact the Clerk of the above-named Court.

DATED this 17th day of May, 2013. By: Korri Blodgett, Deputy Clerk Published in Bellevue Reporter on July 5, 12, 19, 26, 2013. #817284 Daniel C. Green (ISB #3213) RACINE OLSON NYE BUDGE & BAILEY, CHARTERED P.O. Box 1391 Pocatello, Idaho 83204-1391 Telephone: (208) 232-6101 Facsimile: (208) 232-6109 Attorneys for Plaintiff In the District Court of the Fifth Judicial District of the State of Idaho, in and for the County of Camas 2010-1 RADC/CADC VENTURE, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, Plaintiff, vs. EDWARD P. TERRAZAS, and GEORGIA J. WESELOH. Defendants. Case No. CV-2013-17 SUMMONS NOTICE: YOU HAVE BEEN SUED BY THE ABOVENAMED PLAINTIFF(S). THE COURT MAY ENTER JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE UNLESS YOU RESPOND WITHIN 20 DAYS. READ THE INFORMATION BELOW. TO: GEORGIA J. WESELOH You are hereby notified that in order to defend this lawsuit, an appropriate written response must be filed with the above designated Court located at 501 Soldier Road, Fairfield, Idaho 83327 (208) 764-2242 within 20 days after service of this Summons on you. If you fail to so respond, the Court may enter judgment against you as demanded by the Plaintiff(s) in the Complaint. A copy of the Complaint is served with this Summons. If you wish to seek the advice of or representation by an attorney in this matter, you should do so promptly so that your written response, if any, may be filed in time and other legal rights protected.

An appropriate written response requires compliance with Rule 10(a)(1) and other Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure and shall also include: 1. The title and number of this case. 2. If your response is an answer to the Complaint, it must contain admissions or denials of the separate allegations of the Complaint and other defenses you may claim. 3. Your signature, mailing address and telephone number, or the signature, mailing address and telephone number of your attorney. 4. Proof of mailing or delivery of a copy of your response to Plaintiff’s attorney, as designated above. To determine whether you must pay a filing fee with your response, contact the Clerk of the above-named Court. DATED this 17th day of May, 2013. By: Korri Blodgett, Deputy Clerk Published in Bellevue Reporter on July 5, 12, 19, 26, 2013. #817288.

SUMMONS (CITACION JUDICIAL) Case Number (Numero del Caso): 683319 NOTICE TO DEFENDANT: (AVISO AL DEMANDADO): ROY JOHN RAMSEY, YOU ARE BEING SUED BY PLAINTIFF:(LO ESTA DEMANDANDO EL DEMANDANTE): Roalyn Duckett and Brian Lions, Guardina ad litem for Purvis ellis NOTICE! You have been sued. The court may decide against you without your being heard unless you respond within 30 days. Read the information below. You have 30 CALENDAR DAYS after this summons and legal papers are served on you to file a written response at this court and have a copy served on the plaintiff. A letter or phone call will not protect you. Your written response must be in proper legal form if you want the court to hear your case. There may be a court form that you can use for your response. You can find these court forms and more information at the California Courts Online Self-Help Center (, your county

law library, or the courthouse nearest you. If you cannot pay the filing fee, ask the court clerk for a fee waiver form. If you do not file your response on time, you may lose the case by default, and your wages, money, and property may be taken without further warning from the court. There are other legal requirements. You may want to call an attorney right away. If you do not know an attorney, you may want to call an attorney referral service. If you cannot afford an attorney, you may be eligible for free legal services from a nonprofit legal services program. You can locate these nonprofit groups at the California Legal Services Web Site (, the California Courts Online Self-Help Center (, or by contacting your local court or county bar association.NOTE: The court has a statutory lien for waived fees and costs on any settlement or arbitration award of $10,000 or more in a civil case. The court’s lien must be paid before the court will dismiss the case. AVISO! Lo han demandado. Si no responde dentro de 30 dias, la corte puede decider en su contra sin escuchar su version. Lea la informacion a continuacion. Tiene 30 DIAS DE CALENDARIO despues de que le entreguen esta citacion y papeles legales para presenter una respuesta por escrito en esta corte y hacer que se entregue una copia al demandante. Una carta o una llamada telefonica no lo protegen. Su respuesta por escrito tiene que estar en formato legal correcto si desea que procesen su caso en la corte. Es posible que haya un formulario que usted pueda usar para su respuesta. Puede encontrar estos formularios de la corte y mas informacion en el Centro de Ayuda de las Cortes de California (, en la biblioteca de leyes de su condado o en la corte que le quede mas cerca. Si no puede pagar la cuota de presentacion, pida al secretario de la corte que le de un formulario de exencion de pago de cuotas. Si no presenta su respuesta a tiempo, puede perder el caso por incumplimiento y la corte le podra quitar su sueldo, dinero y bienes sin mas advertencia. Hay otros requistos legales. Es recomendable que llame a un abogado inmediatamente. Si no conoce a un abogado, puede llamar a un servicio de remision a aboga-

dos. Si no puede pagar a un abogado, es posible que cumpla con los requisitos para obtener servicios legales gratuitos de un programa de servicios legales sin fines de lucro. Puede encontrar estos grupos sin fines de lucro en al sitio web de California Legal Services, (, en el Centro de Ayuda de las Cortes de California, ( o poniendose en contacto con la corte o el colegio de abogados locales. AVISO: Por ley, la corte tiene derecho a reclamar las cuotas y los costos exentos por imponer un gravamen sobre cualquier recuperacion de $10,000 o mas de valor recibida mediante un acuerdo o una concesion de arbitraje en un caso de derecho civil. Tiene que pagar el graveamen de la corte antes de que la scorte pueda desechar el caso. The name and address of the court is(El nombre y direccion de la corte is): Superior Court of California, County of Stanislaus 800 11th Street, Modesto CA 95354. The name, address, and telphone number of plaintiff’s attorney, or plaintiff without an attorney is: (El nombre la direccion y el numero de telefono del abogado del demandante, o del demandante que ne tiene abogado, es): Christopher Burk 320 South Jones Blvd Las Vegas NV 89107 702-256-4566 Date: (Fecha) 06/11/13. Clerk, by (Secretario) Jodie Quinonez, Deputy (Adjunto) Published in the Bellevue Reporter on July 26, 2013 and August 2, 9, 16, 23, 2013.#834783.

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Overlake Hospital debuts new heart and vascular center BY KEEGAN PROSSER BELLEVUE REPORTER

The opening of Overlake Medical Center’s state-of-theart David and Shelley Hovind Heart & Vascular Center brings the hospital’s cardiac and vascular services together in one location and features the most advanced cardiovascular equipment and technology available on the Eastside. The new 19,200-square-foot facility, which has been in the works for several years, was opened in a July 17 ceremony at the hospital. “For more than two decades we have offered the most comprehensive array of cardiac services on the Eastside and continue to be the only hospital that offers open heart surgery on the Eastside,” said Dr. Joseph Doucette, director of invasive cardiology at Overlake. “The opening of our new heart and vascular center is an important step forward and will help keep Overlake at the forefront of advanced cardiac care.” The new facility, which will serve as home base for approximately 20 cardiologists, will allow more real-time collaboration between physicians, facilitate consultation between physicians, patients and their families, and will improve the Eastside community’s access to cardiac care. “The demand for advanced cardiovascular care on the Eastside is growing rapidly,” said Dr. Derek Rodrigues, an Overlake cardiologist. In the last three years the number of open-heart surgeries

performed by Overlake physicians has increased by nearly 35 percent and the number of EP/AF ablation procedures conducted has increased by 50 percent. This year Overlake expects to perform 400 openheart surgeries and 600 EP/AF ablation procedures. Rodrigues said while the old spaces were adequate, they represented a prior state of the art and technology. The new facility is expected to take Overlake’s cardiac and vascular work to the next level. “It’s a quantum leap in design and functionality,” Rodrigues said. He added it will be a more comfortable experience for staff and patients alike. The new facility includes five procedure rooms, a conference room and several cardiac catheterization laboratories. Doucette said the conference room is same size and set-up as the catheterization labs, which will allow for the center to grow in the future. Doucette said a handful of physicians worked closely with hospital leadership, architects and technical people to ensure the new heart and vascular center would advance the hospital’s level of patient care. They also worked to bring all testing and therapeutic services together in the center. The equipment in the new center also will offer patients services not many hospitals in the area have – specifically in regard to what the heart rhythm team can do. Already

Business Roundup Businesses and business people making news

Symetra gets honor Bellevue-based Symetra Life Insurance Company has been named to the 2013 Ward’s 50 group of top-performing insurance companies. It is the eighth consecutive year and 15th year overall that Symetra has been named to the list. Conducted by Ward Group, a consulting and analytical firm specializing in the insurance industry and a provider of benchmarking practices, the 2013 Ward’s 50 list is composed of companies that have maintained outstanding financial results over a five-year period, 2008-2012. Nearly 800 life and health insurance companies based in the United States are reviewed by Ward Group in the annual financial analysis.

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Overlake expects to perform 400 open-heart surgeries this year in the center’s new procedure rooms. KEEGAN PROSSER, Bellevue Reporter noted for its minimally invasive heart procedures, the hospital began incorporating a new, biodegradable stint for heart patients this month. The new center is named the David and Shelley Hovind Heart & Vascular Center in recognition of the couple’s $1 million leadership gift. The Overlake Medical Center Foundation & Auxiliaries raised an additional $1.1 million for

the new facility at the 2013 Bandage Ball, the foundation’s annual fundraising gala and auction. “We’re all very excited about this,” Doucette said. “So many people labored away to make [the center] come together.” The center will be fully operational by Aug. 5. Keegan Prosser: 425-453-4602

Bellevue recorded taxable sales of $1.2 billion for the first quarter of 2013, an 11.4 percent change compared to the same time period a year ago, according to a report issued July 22 by the Washington State Department of Revenue. Retail trade in Bellevue for the first quarter of 2013 hit $577 million, a 5.8 percent increase over the same time period a year ago. Retail trade is a subset of total taxable retail sales, which includes retailers but excludes industries such as services and construction. Statewide, taxable retail sales were up 8 percent to $26 billion for the first quarter of 2013 as compared to the same time period a year ago, while statewide retail trade reached $12 billion, an 8.2 percent increase from the first quarter of 2012.

Thompson joins AAA John Thompson has joined AAA Washington in Bellevue as an Insurance manager. Thompson has been in the insurance industry for nearly 20 years with experience in agency sales management, marketing, growth and profitability analysis, claims fraud management and more.

Overlake’s Hendrickson announces plans to retire in 2014 BY KEEGAN PROSSER BELLEVUE REPORTER

After 12 years, Craig Hendrickson has announced his plans to retire as President & Chief Executive Officer at Overlake Medical Center in June 2014. Hendrickson came to Overlake in 2001 from Swedish Medical Center (Providence Campus), where he was the Cheif Operating Officer (COO). Hendrickson's other executive experience includes chief executive at Providence Seattle Medical Center; senior regional vice president and COO at Catholic Healthcare West in California; President and CEO of South Sound

Integrated Delivery Network for the Franciscan Health System; and CEO of St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way. Hendrickson has a master’s degree in healthcare administraCraig Hendrickson tion from the University of California, Irvine and currently serves on the board of the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce. During his time at Overlake, Hendrickson said he worked to promote health care as a team sport and to empower the staff

to work together. He added that he made changing the culture of the hospital a top priority. "That didn't exist as much when I started," he said. "And I'm very proud of that." During his tenure, Hendrickson oversaw projects including the completion of Overlake's South Tower, as well as the development and completion of the newly opened Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the David and Shelley Hovind Heart & Vascular Center. He also helped raise the hospital's quality metrics, which have contributed to their status as one of the best

hospitals in the country. "Craig really led the effort to ensure that people were focused on patient care," said Cecily Hall, board chair at Overlake. "We're sad to see him go, but we appreciate the long transition time," Hall said. Considering the weight and responsibility that comes with Hendrickson's position, Hall said the board, along with Hendrickson, will take the appropriate time to find a talented individual to replace him. Keegan Prosser: 425-453-4602

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Required Reading

Library’s new READometer – bet you’ll like it


From left: Rahmet Par, Linda Anchondo and Jan Starr stand near a sunflower in the middle of the community P-Patch at Holy Cross Lutheran Church. Plots are available for lease for $75 per year through the church. JOSH SUMAN, Bellevue Reporter

Bellevue church growing goodness P-Patch project helps deliver fresh vegetables to Hopelink

Darcy Brixey is the teen services librarian at the Bellevue Library. She’d like to tell you she loves to read, but it’s an expectation of the job.






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around 800 pounds of fresh produce to Hopelink in 2011 before surpassing 1,600 pounds last year. This year, Starr hopes they can top one ton of fresh produce donated. Kris Betker, a public relations specialist with Hopelink, said fresh donations are always cause for celebration. "Fresh produce can be pricey to purchase," she said. "It's always a good thing when the community gets involved in that way." While shelf-stable and canned items are the staple of food banks like Hopelink, Betker said any opportunity to introduce people to new fresh items or provide a favorite is a good one and with budget cuts leaving perishable items dwindling, donations from P-Patches and local gardeners is one of the ways to close the gap. For Starr and the rest of the gardeners, including Linda Anchondo, it is another way to connect with the community the church has called home for more than 50 years. "That's really what it is all about," Anchondo said. "You don't want to give it to people who don't want it."


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Five decades ago, when Holy Cross Lutheran Church built its modest sanctuary in Bellevue, the landscape surrounding the Factoria church was vastly different from today. Farmland stretched openly where roads and developments now crisscross a grid of homes and businesses, leaving little evidence of Bellevue's agricultural past. But thanks to three years of hard work from members of the church and surrounding community, a vestige of those days has returned in the form of a P-Patch and apple orchard, where community members can lease plots to grow organic produce and flowers. "We knew we had this asset in the orchard and garden," church patron Jan Starr said. "We decided to put a P-Patch in." The garden, divided into 200-squarefoot subplots, is home to a stunning array of fruits, vegetables and flowers, many of which are uncommon in the Pacific Northwest. Starr said the neighborhood's rich ethnic diversity has contributed to the variety in the garden, which includes Asian herbs, Kiwis and melons. But despite the all-encompassing sensory experience provided within the garden, it is what takes place after the weekly harvest that sets it apart. Starr said it didn't take long for gardeners to realize their bounty often outweighed their appetites and while gifting fresh produce to neighbors and friends is often met with excitement, it can also be unreliable and intrusive. So for the past three years, members of the P-Patch at Holy Cross have made weekly donations to Hopelink food bank. "It really feels good," Starr said. "It's been really fun." The roughly 20 gardeners donated

y brother and I bet on everything. Even though he lives 300 miles away, one of us will call or text a wager on topics ranging from the Stanley Cup winner, the duration of celebrity romances or (as we get older) our cholesterol counts. The things we bet on have to be measurable in some way, such as press coverage or lab results, so that nobody can cheat. It’s not that we don’t trust each other, but we still like to know that our sources are Darcy Brixey solid so when we collect on those bets (often dinner or dessert) there is no room for argument. We are siblings, after all. KCLS has a new iPhone app to record reading time called READometer. This can be used to encourage reading or spark a little competition between friends, classrooms or siblings. In the beginning, you can set a reading goal for a number of minutes and start the

timer. There is an option to pause and resume if real life interrupts your reading time.At the end of the goal you can add minutes to log more time. There are several tabs in the app for more information. One is for statistics where you can look at your reading minutes in a form by week or month. The app will let you record reading for up to 50 users so you can see who is reading the most. If you are in need of reading material, there are other tabs that will use GPS to locate KCLS branch libraries or the Take Time to Read quick shelves which are located in places such as area licensing departments, hospital and urgent care waiting rooms, tire shops and community centers. The app collects minutes from all users to get a collective idea on how much KCLS patrons are reading. It records no personal information such as the reader name you used or what you are reading since it is in no way attached to your library card. The free app is available through iTunes. More information can be found at www.kcls. org/taketimetoread. Because you can log so many readers into one app, you can record your family members, your neighbors and even your book group members. At this point I’m willing to bet my brother that my library system can read more than his library system. He still owes me a pizza from that last bet and I’m ready to collect.



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Still Life

Heritage Corner

On the road in central Washington


n June my husband and I set out to explore central Washington. It was the first road trip we’d taken in years. I suppose three days qualifies for one of the shortest road trips on record, but some places don’t require a long stay, especially if the accommodations are…well…challenging. We drove to central Washington because that’s where my novel is set and I wanted to absorb local color. We’ve driven I-90 to Spokane many times, but beyond that never investigated any other parts of the region. I also wanted to understand a bit about the geology of the area.   The trip has already saved me from Ann Oxrieder inserting multiple embarrassing factual errors into my book, but equally important, it gave me a picture of a part of our state I’d never seen, one that was unusual in its origins and quite beautiful.  If the cliffs had been red I’d have thought I was touring northern Arizona. We took two exhilarating hikes, snapped several hundred photos of the basalt rock formations and drove through the main streets of every burg to get the flavor of small town and rural life. Sadly, boarded up buildings, thrift stores and social

Backpack drive to help kids in need The YMCAs on the Eastside will host a backpack and school supply drive to help local youth in need. The event will be held Aug. 5-23 at the Coal Creek, Bellevue and Lake Heights YMCA locations. The drive is in memory of Nicole

service agencies occupied many storefronts in the towns we visited. Despite the warning in the roadside geology book we carried with us, that several mineral water lakes in the dry part of the state were “extremely unpleasant bodies of water,” we took the plunge and soaked in the waters of one. When it comes out of a bathtub spigot it seems so innocent. The trip exceeded my expectations in every sphere but the lodgings. Our room would have felt more spacious if we hadn’t shared it with a diorama of two stuffed pheasants under glass, a large-steer horn, several hanging pots of plastic ivy, a super-shiny slab table, two fishing creels, a large bird’s nest, a box kite emblazoned with a Boeing logo, an eagle made out of an indeterminate substance, and a wagon wheel suspended from the ceiling. And this is only a partial list of the decorative features. Our second night there, after spending an entire day out of doors under an expansive sky, my husband shouted, “I’m going stir crazy.” It may have been the room. Ann Oxrieder has lived in Bellevue for 35 years. She retired after 25 years as an administrator in the Bellevue School District and now blogs about retirement at http://stillalife.wordpress. com/.

Lehtinen, a foster youth who died in an auto accident at age 16.After her father died, 6-year-old Nicole became a foster child when her mother could no longer care for her. As she entered foster care, all she had from home was her backpack. There are an estimated 1,300 to 1,500 children in foster care on any given day in King County.

The Y will distribute the backpacks to local nonprofit organizations that support foster children and other youth in need. The Coal Creek YMCA is located at 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, Newcastle, the Bellevue YMCA is located at 14230 Bel-Red Road, and the Lake Heights YMCA is located at 12635 SE 56th St., Bellevue.

A look at Bellevue’s past

Baunsgard sign for Meydenbauer Beach Park, circa 1970. COURTESY PHOTO, Eastside Heritage Center. Karly Johnson


Where are the Baunsgard signs? Earl “Bud” Baunsgard had a unique job in the Bellevue Parks Department of the 1960s and ’70s – he was responsible for the signage. Baunsgard had a small shop at the Bellefields Nature Park (now Mercer Slough Park), where he produced dozens of wooden signs. Park rules (“Do Not Swim Past Line”) were fairly simple stenciled affairs. Entry and exit signs were a little more elaborate; he carved those with a router and painted over the letters in yellow or white. But what happened to his creations, and where are they now? The signs and carvings at Bellefields Nature Park tended to attract vandals. Some were defaced and damaged, others disappeared entirely. However, some were still in place in the early 1980s. If any readers know what became of the Baunsgard signs, we would love to know. Heritage Corner is a feature in the Bellevue Reporter. To learn more about Bellevue and Eastside history contact the Eastside Heritage Center at 425-450-1049 or visit

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s a Bellevue Reporter “Best of the Best” Public Official of the Year, Don Davidson is a key reason Bellevue is the world class city it is today. Don’s passionate leadership on the issues that matter most is the reason he is the only candidate in the race rated “Outstanding” by the non-partisan Municipal League of King County:

★ Protecting key wildlife habitats such as the Mercer Slough. ★ Prioritizing public safety and maintaining critical police and fire services. ★ Maintaining a responsible budget that invests in our future without relying on raising tax rates. ★ Overseeing one of the largest transportation investment proposals in the history of Bellevue to reduce traffic congestion. Don’s energy and vision are needed for Bellevue to remain a great place to live, work and educate future generations. Vote Don Davidson for Bellevue City Council with your primary ballot.

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Who’s making news in Bellevue and elsewhere ■ Five local students have graduated from Seattle Pacific University. They are: David William Andriesen of Bellevue, Master of Arts in Teaching, Elementary Certification Emphasis; Annelise Esther Calzada of Bellevue, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; Kathryn McKenzie England of Medina, Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Music; Mark Taylor Geers of Bellevue, Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; David Kent Murahashi of Bellevue, Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Special Education; and Nadeem Pirani of Bellevue,Master of Bus Administration in Management.


■ Christa Marie Nordstrand of Bellevue has received a Doctor of Medicine degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Ill. ■ Gabrielle Cozzolino, 13, of Bellevue will take part in a leadership conference from July 28 to Aug. 2 inWashington, D.C. She is the daughter of Claudia Cozzolino T:4.8” and Michael Vandament.

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2013 Best of Bell Best of Bellevue 2013 or BOB was a smashing success this year with hundreds of qualifying votes online and with paper ballots. (We required at least 50% of the ballot be filled out to qualify; this helps keep people from “stuffing” the ballot box.) We also appreciated comments on the ballots and a few of them even made us chuckle. We have three winners from our random drawing from the ballots. Nina Bergman and Ivo Atanosov both received a $100 gift certificate to John Howie and Mary Stumph received a $100 gift certificate to SeaStar. Congratulations to our winners! So, here are the results. You might want to check out some of these businesses yourself to see if you agree that they are the Best of Bellevue. Best Bellevue Public Figure goes to our mayor, Conrad Lee. Second Place is awarded to Kemper Freeman and Lynne Robinson comes in third. Our voters feel that the Best Place For a Date in Bellevue is Lincoln Square. Second place goes to Crossroads Mall and Daniel’s Broiler receives third place. Bellevue residents love their pets and The Cat & Dog Clinic of Bellevue receives the award for Best Veterinarian Clinic. Second place goes to Companion Animal Hospital and Bellevue Animal Hospital comes in third. Is your pet looking a little rough around the ears? Bellevue voted Petco as the Best Place to Get Your Pet Groomed. Second place goes to Best Friends Grooming and third is given to Der Pet Haus. And finally for pets, Best Pet Store goes to Petco, second place to Pet Pros and third place goes to Petsmart. The Best Salon or Spa in Bellevue goes to Gene Juarez. Second place goes to Seven Salon and third place goes to In Spa. Bellevue loves to garden and our voters chose Bellevue Nursery as Best Plant Nursery. Wells Medina came in second and Fred Meyer is third. Flowers are needed for many special occasions and sometimes just because we love them. Bellevue voted for Lawrence the Florist as the Best Florist in Bellevue. QFC floral department came in second and Crossroads Florist is third. Best Retirement Community is awarded to Silver Glen Independent Living. The Bellettini is second and third place goes to The Garden Club. The Best Kids Store is Toys R Us. Our voters chose Gymboree second and Merry Go Round is third.

Bellevue resident’s love the consignment and thrift stores we have here. Best Consignment/Thrift Store goes to Goodwill. Second place is The ReDress Shop and third place is Your Sister’s Closet. The Best Dry Cleaner is Bakker’s Fine Dry Cleaning. Heidi’s Dry Cleaning is second and Camm’s Northstar Dry Cleaning. The Best Place to Buy Jewelry is Ben Bridge. Dacel’s Jewelers is second and Alvin Goldfarb takes third place. Bellevue residents voted for Nordstrom’s as The Best Shoe Store. DSW Shoes placed second and Shoes n Feet comes in third. Best Auto Dealership goes to Michael’s Toyota. Barrier Motors takes second and Honda of Bellevue comes in third. How about auto repair and maintenance? The Best Automotive Service Shop is Len’s Automotive. Barrier Motors takes second and Les Schwab comes in third. It’s probably a good idea to replace your tires BEFORE the weather gets bad this year. The Best Place to Buy Tires goes to Les Schwab. Discount Tire takes second and Goodyear comes in third. The Best Camera Store is Omega Photo. Tall’s Camera takes second place and Camera West comes in third. Bellevue believes that the Best Place To Buy a Gift is Exclusively Art. Fireworks Gallery places second and Paula’s Hallmark is third. The Best Furniture Store is Greenbaum Home Furnishings. Masin’s is second and Macy’s comes in third. This year voters chose offices instead of individuals for Best Real Estate Agent or Agency. Windermere Real Estate is the favorite. Coldwell Banker Bain is second and John L Scott comes in third.

The categories of Best Public Figure, Best Restaurant and Best Shoe Store received the most votes. Wear your cutest shoes to meet your favorite public figure for good food! Best Dental Clinic or Practice is Cooley Smiles. Factoria Dentistry is second and Bel-Red Dentists takes third. Bellevue’s favorite Medical Clinic is Overlake Hospital. Group Health is second and UW Medicine in Factoria comes in third. The Best Fitness & Health Club is YMCA. The Bellevue Club is second and 24 hour Fitness comes in third. Best Bakery is French Bakery. Belle Pastry takes second and Panera Bread places third. The Best Breakfast in town is Chace’s Pancake Corral. IHOP is second and Lil’ Jon is third. (Lil’ Jon plans on reopening in October). Voters said the Food Court at Crossroads Mall has the Best Ethnic Food. Noble Court Restaurant is second and Best Wok came in third. The Best Happy Hour is at Palamino. The Parlor is second and Ruth’s Chris takes third. If you like spicy meatballs then Pagliacci Pizza is the Best Place For Pizza. Papa Murphy’s takes second and MOD Pizza comes in third. Voter’s think The Best Restaurant in town is John Howie or Seastar. Second place goes to Firenze Ristorante and third is Applebee’s. For dessert The Best Place for a Cupcake is New York Cupcakes. Trophy Cupcakes is second and Cupcake Royale takes third. The Best Chocolate/Candy Store is Fran’s Chocolates. Amoré Chocolates was voted second and Grendelsweets came in third. We are sorry to report that Grendelsweets is now closed. We know a lot of folks will be disappointed. We wish them well. We also discovered some other things that Bellevue voters like. Voters prefer Coke over Pepsi. We like Harrison Ford better than Johnny Depp. Bellevue listens to Rock music more than Country. Comedy movies are more popular than Action flicks. Football is favored over Baseball. We like Snow skiing better than Water. Keira Knightly is more popular than Raquel Welch. And voters prefer a nice glass of Wine over Beer. Thanks to the hundreds of readers who voted this year. As you frequent all of the great businesses that Bellevue has to offer, make a note on who you think is best so when it’s time to vote again next year you’ll know who the Best of Bellevue is.

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Terry Taylor knows some people wonder why he does it at all. Without children of his own, or a pedigree in the game dating back to professional experience, coaching Little League for more than a decade may seem an odd pursuit. But for Taylor, it has become part of his identity. “Seeing a kid smile when he gets his first hit,” he said. “That is right up there with anything you can think of.” The longtime Bellevue East coach made another indelible memory recently when he won his 500th game, a milestone for any coach and another accolade to go with his two city tournament titles at the 2010 10-year-old state championship, the only for any of the three Bellevue leagues. Bellevue East President Ryan Stier said it would be difficult to find someone more deserving. “It’s one of those things that every league needs,” Stier said. “Our league would not be as successful as it is without him.” Taylor got his start on the diamond in 2003, when his nephew was only six-years-old and his brother-in-law needed some help with his coach pitch team. In the years since, he has become a staple around Bellevue East baseball, serving several board positions (he is currently league Vice President), coaching and overseeing the renovation of Bellevue East’s home

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park in Federal Field. In 2006, with the outfield overgrown by blackberries from neighboring homes and the infield sunk-in to the point of perpetual flooding, the league made the choice to go ahead with major improvements that included new dugouts closer to home plate (Taylor said the old ones required a 200 foot jaunt for an atbat), a resurfaced diamond and a new outfield fence. While the wins and tournament titles are certainly some of Taylor’s fondest memories, nothing has been as involved as his work on Federal, which also included refurbishing a rat-infested, condemned facility that is now used for storage. “I’m the Forrest Gump of the league,” he said in reference to the Tom Hanks’ character who takes to manicuring his hometown field in his twilight years. “It’s relaxing, I love cutting the grass.” But Taylor is far more than the league landscaper. Stier said while Taylor is rightly known for his work on Federal Field, it is impossible to measure his contri-

bution to the league and community. “He loves kids and working with and developing players,” Stier said. “He puts himself second and the kids and league first.” Stier said he played in Bellevue East during his own youth and remembers the original Federal Field, which doesn’t come close to the gem his son plays on today. “His vision was to make it one of the most beautiful fields in the Bellevue area,” Stier said of Taylor. “He put his blood, sweat and tears into that field to make it what it is today.” Of all his triumphs on the field he helped create, Taylor said none can compare to the city tournament title he won at the Coast level this season, the second of his career. While the team was far from the most talented group he has worked with, Taylor said the chance to capture the city’s ultimate Little League prize on a field with such a history was a unique moment. “That was cool because it was on our home field,” Taylor said. “I’ve had three dogs here with me every day. This is my second home.” As for when he plans to call it quits, Taylor offered a common refrain from longtime coaches. “I told everyone next year was my last,” he said. “But there is a group of 10-year-olds who are just great to work with. So two more years.” Josh Suman: 425-453-5045

Lakeside Baseball Club will have a chance to defend its state title from 2012 after winning a pair of games in the sub-regional at Issaquah High School last week. The team, led by coach Rob Reese, beat the Spokane Cannons 9-3 before taking care of Yakima Pepsi Pak 8-6 the following day. The win sends Lakeside back to the state tournament, where they won their first title since 2009 last year, and an opening game against the Yakima Beatles on Saturday at Shadle Park in Spokane. The eight-team, double-elimination tournament concludes July 31 with the championship game and will send one team to the Senior Legion Regional Tournament in Eugene, Ore. Lakeside won the regional title last year to make the American Legion World Series and finished third. This year’s team features only three players from Newport in Ryan Darrow, Jake Rosen and Todd Reese. Lakeside is 32-11 overall on the year and has won its last four games.

Magill leads locals at Seafair Tri Aa Magill, a 48-year-old from Bellevue, led a host of locals at the sprint tri at the BRI Triathlon at Seafair recently, finishing in 36th place overall and tops in the Master Males division in a time of one hour, four minutes and 30 seconds. Magill had a swim time of 12:18, a bike of 29:47 and a run of 19:50 to beat out the next closest Master finisher by just more than a minute. Michael Pritchard, also 48 and from Bellevue, was just behind Magill in 1:06:25. Laura Coombs was the top finisher for the women, as the 29-year-old ended the race in a time of 1:59:59 for a finish of 11th overall. Stephanie Major and Tina Hall also earned top-10 finishers in their division, with Major ending in 19th overall and Hall also in the top-100.

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Eastside FC reaches title game in Florida national tournament The Eastside FC White 95 girls soccer team kept its summer rolling in Florida recently at the President’s Cup, which featured top teams from around the country. Eastside FC beat the Lady Lions 96 Red from Texas 1-0 in its first game of the tournament and followed that up with a 2-1 win over Fusion from New York. A 1-0 victory over Tri City Storm Black of North Dakota sent them to the title game and with more than double the points of any other team in the field, but a rematch with Fusion ended in a 3-0 loss and a runner-up finish at the tournament.

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Live at Lunch returns to downtown Lunch hour in downtown is a lot more lively these days thanks to the Bellevue Downtown Association’s 13th annual Live at Lunch concert series. The free concerts - taking place from noon to 1:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday through Sept. 12 will be held at various downtown locations. Here’s the upcoming schedule:



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Neighbors believe there are five houses in Spiritwood being used as rentals or boarding houses, though they're keeping their eyes on several other properties also thought to be at risk. “If this takes off and becomes a new model,” says Nanette Fricke of Spiritwood, “we could be in trouble as a city.” City code defines Spiritwood as a singlefamily neighborhood and defines boarding houses as dwellings where boarders are housed for profit. Under the existing land use code, occupants of a single-family dwelling who meet the definition of family can rent out up to two rooms for profit, permitting they meet the right criteria. But that line has been blurred by the new developments. The squat yellow house at 1613, designed as a three bedroom, underwent renovation to become an eight-bedroom house. Neighbors complained, suspecting that the work was being conducted without permits. The city issued a stop work order, though neighbors say the house was occupied at different times by what they observed was a disparate group of people. Down the street at 1722, the house used to be a rental before it was torn down and sat as a vacant lot for several years during the bad economy. In July of last year the

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empty plot was purchased for $270,000. Early designs indicate that it was designed to be a three-story duplex, which falls outside the parameters of Spiritwood's single-family zoning. Neighbors watched as the footprint of the new structure was laid. Though only the frame has gone up, already it dwarfs many of the adjacent houses. Neighbors worried that the property owners could attempt to change zoning in Spiritwood to include multi-family residences. In response, the city ordered property owners to resubmit permits meeting zoning standards, by removing features like a second kitchen. “Not only will it reduce the livability of the neighbors' homes [with] no light and no view of the sky,” says Walter, “but also the value of the property will raise the assessed values of the neighboring houses causing property taxes to rise.” Next door, 1718 is one of the residences neighbors know to be occupied. Several cars are parked in front and residents have noted the people coming and going aren't related. When brought to the city's attention, staff confirmed the garage had been converted to a living space without appropriate permits. The final two properties, 14424 and 2017, have had minor cosmetic work done, say neighbors, but no serious redevelopment. The house at 2017, neighbors also say, is being rented.

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“The ideal way is to get two parties to talk to one another and to resolve these issues,” says Emily Christensen, chief communications officer for the city of Bellevue, “especially if the current situation doesn’t violate any land use code, which at this point we haven’t determined any violation.” Christensen explained the city had met with a representative of the property owners and proposed mediation between neighbors and the owners. Mediation allows the city to facilitate a dialogue between parties and would likely take place in August. Christensen also clarifies while some of the properties were missing appropriate permits early on, there are not outstanding offenses based on the information provided to the city. Robertson says the city will need to tackle this in a multi-pronged fashion, while keeping an eye on other neighborhoods potentially impacted. None of the property owners could be reached for comment. “I remember neighborhood folks coming to planning commissions,” recalls Robertson, “sharing that there were eight cars [on their street]. That really puts a lot of pressure on single-family neighborhoods where kids want to ride bikes on the street,


house was renovated to eight bedrooms without appropriate permits. Concerned neighbors began exchanging notes and soon realized that five properties in a several block radius were owned by a handful of property owners, several of them seemingly related: 1613 144th Ave. SE by Blue Sky Equities LLC; 1718 144th Ave. SE by HG Investment Group LLC; 1722 144th Ave. SE by AS Wealth Group LLC; 14424 SE 17th St. by C&S Real Estate LLC; and 2017 146th Place SE by US Wealth Management Group. Neighbors think the redevelopments are already operating as, or could become, boarding houses, a trend they worry could come to define their area. “It's a type of housing that seems to be pervasive or popping up around Bellevue,” says Walter. “It's something the city needs to wrestle with. [We've always had] mother-inlaw apartments and rented rooms to boarders...But we want our neighborhood to stay a neighborhood.” Residents, who have voiced their concerns at past City Council meetings and have met and exchanged emails several times with city staff and council, say that the reason for the expansions could be twofold. Spiritwood is one of Bellevue's few modestly priced neighborhoods and Bellevue College's expansion into a four-year institution will grow the student body without first meeting the housing demand. BC doesn't have plans to build dorms until years down the line. The changes are indicative of bigger trends in Bellevue: the paucity of affordable housing, the complications of city zoning and a still recovering real estate market. Bellevue is in the process of updating its comprehensive plan, last modified in 2004, and with it, its vision for Bellevue neighborhoods. “The pressure of growth is being felt citywide, but also in single-family neighborhoods” says Deputy Mayor Jennifer Robertson, who adds that in her years working with the planning commission, neighbors from Crossroads, Lake Hills and East Lake Hills complained of houses not meeting the character or proportions of the neighborhood. The issue is not a new one.

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Paul V. Cooney Jr. passed away peacefully on July 17, 2013. He “leapt” into this life on February 29, 1928 in Philadelphia, PA. Paul attended Villanova University, enlisted into the Navy, and then returned to complete his degree in Business/Marketing In 1951, he married his one love Edna M. Hanlon. He is survived by Edna, their seven children and spouses; Pat, Maureen, Mike, Larry, Joanne, Caroline and Joe, their 13 grandchildren,4 great-grandchildren and his brother John. Paul had a long successful career in the grocery sales field. First with Scott Paper Co. (20 yrs.) and then founded Cooney Sales Co., a Bellevue based food brokerage in 1975. He retired in 1991. Paul was well known in the trade for being honorable, humorous and enthusiastic At work, just like in his family life, he paid attention to detail, was well organized and always worked at doing the “right thing”. After his career Paul volunteered at several NW charities that mattered to him. He left this life with no regrets but with a lot of fond memories. His passions were many that included; travel, education, sports and good Italian food. As a couple, they were always strong members of their parish (Sacred Heart) and had a strong faith. Paul measured his success not in material possession but rather the many strong relationships with family, friends and co-workers. He lived the “good life” and had a great life. Funeral arrangements will be made at Sacred Heart (Bellevue). Funeral service will be held on Friday, August 9, 2013 at 11 AM @ Sacred Heart Church (Bellevue). In lieu of flowers the family suggests a donation to Hospice, checks can be mailed to; Evergreen Foundation, 12040 NE 128th St MS 5, Kirkland, WA 98034-3098 Good-bye Pop-Pop…to be continued. 834297

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Winni Larson of Bellevue died July 17, 2013 in Kirkland. She was 78. A graveside service will be held 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, July 30 at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent.Friends can get directions and share memories at www.

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MAINE COON & American Bob-tail mix kittens. 6 a v a i l a b l e . Ta b b y, Black & Gray. All have bobbed tails. Will be big. The mom Maine Coon is 2 2 l b s. D a d A m e r i c a n Bob is 28lbs. Loving, docile, dog-like. Wormed, 1st shots & Guaranteed. $300. No Checks please. (425)350-0734 Weekend Delivery Possible Dogs

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BICHON FRISE puppies. AKC Registered. Ta k i n g d e p o s i t s . Fo r companion only! Will be vet checked and have first shots and be dewormed. Call for information: 360-271-8912, 360-865-3346 or go to website to see our adorable puppies! www.bichonfrise

AKC Beautiful English Cream Golden Retriever pups. Wormed and vet checked. Socialized well w i t h c h i l d r e n & c a t s. Ready for new homes 8/5. Mother on site. Very light cream coloring. AKC YELLOW Come visit our fun loving LAB PUPS pups, call for your appointment! $800 and up. SW Washington. Vet Arlington. 425-238-7540 checked, dew claws, or 253-380-4232. wormed, National MH

BICHON/ MINI Australian Shepherd Mix Puppies. A Big OOPS that actually created some unbelievably adorable, smart, loveable babies. s i r e . N a t i o n a l F T C You’d be sur pr ised at Grand sire. Call 360- how cute they are, even cuter in person! Should 771-2016. shed little and be at 20lbs mature. First shots, wormed, 1 year genetic health guarantee. $200. Poulsbo. 360-697-9091

AKC GERMAN SHEPHERD pups. 3 Females Ready to Go, beautiful black & sable $1,500. East German & Czech working lines. Home companion, SAR, Sport & family protection. 253380-0190

AKC Golden Retriever pups. Excellent blood line. Also Golden Doodle pups. Wormed and shots! $700. 360-6527148 Find your perfect pet in the Classifieds.

AKC GREAT Dane Pups 10% activeduty military discount 503-410-4335 D r eye r s d a n e s n ow i n Goldendale WA. 5 new litters! Guarantee healthly males & females. European blood line, these pups are a larger, stockier breed. Beautiful coats Blues, Harlequin, Black, Mantles & Merle. Super sweet. Loveable, gentle intelligent giants! $700 and up.

AKC Poodle Puppies Teacups & Tiny Toys 3 Females (2 Chocolate/White, 1 Chocolate) 3 Chocolate Males. Little Bundles o f L o ve & K i s s e s . Also 1 4yr old Toy Apricot Female that needs forever home. Reserve your Puff of Love! 360-249-3612 AKC SIBERIAN HUSKY puppies, Born

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AKC YORKIES. M/F, 10 weeks to 1+ years. Tails, shots, wormed! Happy, healthy and playful. $800 - $1,000. AKC Tiny Stud available. 360923-0814 American Bulldog puppies available 11 weeks old (1 Male, 1 Female). They are 100% Johnson bred and come ARF Registered. I own both the Sire and Dame.The parents have been Pe n n h i p ’ e d a n d t h e i r hips scored in the top 100% of all American Bulldogs tested. Their Grand Dame is my Champion SLK’s Harley Girl (UKC Conformation Show Champion) Your pup will come to you vet c h e cke d , U T D s h o t s, wor med and with a 2 year replacement guarantee against hip or Degenerative Joint Disorders. They are family ready!!! $1,000...206794-9582 ask for Steve.

GERMAN SHORT Hair Puppies. 7 males, $400 each. 7 females, $450 each. A large yard is mandatory. hunters and great family dogs. Interested? Call 360-8291 2 3 2 fo r a n a p p o i n t ment. Ask for Mark or P a t t y. P u p p i e s a r e available July 20th but will be previewed beginning March 17th. Mother is also onsite. Bring your ow n c o l l a r a n d $ 1 0 0 non-refundable deposit. Remainder will be due on day of pickup. Tails are cropped, de-clawed, wormed and first shots.


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Black, Chocolate & Yellow Field Lab Pups. Ready to be your new family member. Healthy, all shots and dewormed. $350 - $450. Smith Kennels 360-691-2770

BOSTON TERRIER PUPPIES! Various ages, some ready now. Ask me about my two red & white puppies, and two older ones. Pics available. Starting at $350. Accepting credit cards. 360880-2216, 360-7366292.

AUSTRALIAN Shepherd Pups Purebred, shots, blue merles, red merles, black tr i’s and red tri’s. Home raised indoors. Five genera- CHIHUAHUAS, Puppies tions on site. $450 $ 3 5 0 a n d u p . A d u l t each, 360-837-8094. Adoptions also. Reputa-

BICH-A-POO PUPPIES! Only 10 - 14 pounds once matured. Perfect for apartment living! First shots and worm negative. 1 year genetic health guarantee! Great with children and elderly. Photo does not do them justice! Adorable!! $425. Po u l s b o. P l e a s e c a l l : 360-697-9091 DACHSHUND PUPPIES. Mini. Blk/tan, red, dapple, brindle. Family raised, first shots & vet checked. $350 - $500 253-653-8346

ENGLISH BULLDOG PUPS - Gorgeous Red Brindle AKC Registered Puppies. READY to find a new loving home. Socialized, Healthy, Shots & wormed, Potty & Crate trained. CHAMPION BLOODLINES $2,500. Call Kristy Comstock @ 425-220-0015

bl e O r e g o n Ke n n e l . Unique colors, Long and Shor t Haired. Health Guaranteed. UTD Vaccinations/ wormings, litterbox trained, socialized. Video, pictures, information/ virtual tour: References happily supplied! Easy I-5 access. Drain, Oregon. Vic and Mary Kasser, 541-4595951 MALTICHON PUPPIES. Mom AKC Bichon Frise. Dad AKC Maltese. Vet checked, 1st shots & dewormed $550 - $650 Visit our website: 360-978-4028 POM PUPS, Beautiful Cream Sable Boy. Energetic & Fun. 1st 2 Shots, Wormed. Ready For Love. Call 425-3771675

Puppies. Males and females, $650-$750. Registered, health guaranteed, UTD shots. One 5yr old neutered male available, $450. 541518-9284 Baker City, Oregon.

PEMBROKE WELSH CORGI Male pup, beautifully marked tri color, shots and wormed, AKC papers, $500. Parents on site. 360-245-3990 PUPPIES! Faux Frenchies, Boston’s and Boston x Chihuahuas (Bo-Chi’s) Many colors, shots, wormed. Loved and kissed daily! $450 & up. See webpage: 541-459-5802. ROTTWEILER, Purebred German, $800 Papered. HUGE & Great with Kids. Please Call 425-280-2662



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