Stories tagged: Bellevue
Fri., April 21, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
Downtown Bellevue springs up, with visions of a Seattle-like urban hub
Downtown Bellevue is transforming into a dense residential neighborhood reminiscent of a mini-Seattle across the lake, with new apartment towers packing more residents into an area that was once just …
Mon., March 6, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
Bellevue startup sees contact lenses replacing bulky VR headsets
Virtual reality may be a hot new trend, but those dorky headsets certainly are not. What if experiencing virtual reality was as simple as putting on a pair of contacts?
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Seattle police believe fire at mosque set by homeless man
Police believe a fire at a Bellevue mosque early Saturday was set by a homeless man who had previous run-ins with worshippers there.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 10 a.m.
Bellevue-bound: David Oshinsky’s history of America’s most storied hospital
A fault line lies across the history of Bellevue Hospital so that the rumble of major social trends, political history and, less surprisingly, changes in scientific understanding create seismic waves …
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 5:15 a.m.
Bellevue-based Eddie Bauer faces tough climb to reclaim former heights
Eddie Bauer recently launched a national marketing campaign featuring its first TV ad in years and emphasizing the company’s roots and transformation into an “active outdoor lifestyle brand.”
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 8:53 p.m.
Authorities: Multiple victims in Bellevue condo fire
Authorities say four people have been hospitalized as the result of a blaze at a downtown Bellevue condominium building.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
OfferUp may be Puget Sound region’s only tech legend
OfferUp may soon become the Puget Sound region’s only tech unicorn, throwing Bellevue into the mix of places to look for the controversial and endangered species. The Bellevue buy-sell startup, …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 2:40 p.m.
Bellevue eighth-graders win international rocketry challenge
A team of eighth-graders from a public middle school in Washington state has won the International Rocketry Challenge in London.
Mon., May 23, 2016, 5:30 a.m.
Bellevue man challenges denial of firearms license
A Bellevue gun collector once detained as a material witness in the slaying of a federal prosecutor in Seattle is suing the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
Fri., May 6, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
Expansion joint on I-405 flattens tires during rush hour
A broken expansion joint on Interstate 405 near Factoria slowed traffic and caused a number of flat tires during rush hour.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 2:59 p.m.
Greg Lee: No penalty too harsh for Bellevue High School
How much more evidence is needed? There’s no reserving judgment here. What many around the state had long suspected to have been occurring in the Bellevue High football program was …
Fri., April 15, 2016, 8:13 p.m.
Investigation finds potential violations by Bellevue High’s successful football program
An independent investigation of the storied Bellevue High football program has found that its boosters paid for athletes to attend an alternative private school and that false addresses were used …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 4:17 p.m.
REI plans to move headquarters to Bellevue from Kent
Officials with REI say they’ve chosen Bellevue as the site of their new headquarters.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Bellevue romps to State 3A girls basketball championship
Shelby Cansler scored 21 points and Bellevue pulled away from Arlington in the second half for a 69-40 win in the State 3A girls championship game Saturday night.
Sat., July 25, 2015
Bellevue NHL group pitched city officials on creating entertainment district adjacent to arena
Promoters of a failed NHL effort in Bellevue had pitched city officials on creating a sports and entertainment district adjacent to a proposed new arena for the city’s Wilburton district, …
Sat., Dec. 7, 2013
Bellevue crushes Eastside Catholic to win State 3A football title
TACOMA – Timmy Haehl ran for two touchdowns, passed for one and returned an interception for another to help Bellevue crush Eastside Catholic 52-20 on Friday night for its sixth …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
Bellevue buries Shadle Park for 53rd straight win
The cynic would say that the turning point in the Bellevue-Shadle Park football game Saturday afternoon came on the first play when the Highlanders fumbled the kickoff. That would be …
Thu., Nov. 28, 2013
Shadle has its work cut out as Highlanders seek to end Bellevue’s win streak
If you’re wondering what the Shadle Park football team’s chances are against five-time defending State 3A champ Bellevue, there’s an initial knee-jerk response. Somewhere akin to a snowball’s chance in …
Mon., May 20, 2013, 8:55 a.m.
Bellevue Square plans $1.2 billion expansion
BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — Developer Kemper Freeman plans a $1.2 billion expansion of his Bellevue Square, Bellevue Place and Lincoln Square hotel and shopping complex in downtown Bellevue, Wash.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2011, 5:24 p.m.
Police: Mom of missing Wash. boy had gas in car
BELLEVUE, Wash. — The mother of a missing Washington state toddler didn’t run out of gas on the day her son disappeared — a discovery that contradicts what she has …
Tue., Nov. 8, 2011, 10:14 a.m.
Foul play suspected in case of missing Bellevue boy
Police in Washington state said today they suspect a crime in the disappearance of a 2-year-old boy whose mother claimed he disappeared when she left him alone in a car …
Sat., July 2, 2011
Businessman reportedly wants to build arena in Bellevue
The search for a new sports arena in the Puget Sound has reportedly headed east. Beyond Seattle’s Eastside, even, and all the way to Chicago. Don Levin, an Illinois businessman …