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By TIMI GUSTAFSON, R.D.
Making resolutions at the turn of the year is a time-honored, albeit tiring, custom. It basically forces you to admit you were wrong to indulge in all these wonderful dinner parties and …

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Holiday Home Tour moves to Kirkland
October 1, 2010 – | Comments Off
Holiday Home Tour moves to Kirkland

Celebrations Holiday Home Tour will move from Bellevue to Kirkland this year, featuring six fabulously unique homes decorated in the spirit of the holidays.
The annual event benefiting the Assistance League of the Eastside takes …

Operation School Bell benefits 2,700 students
October 1, 2010 – | One Comment
Operation School Bell benefits 2,700 students

Assistance League of the Eastside continues to serve the local Bellevue community with its signature program, Operation School Bell. 
The all-volunteer philanthropic organization raises funding year round to help purchase back-to-school clothing for low-income and homeless …

Chef Fest 2010 brings the flavor
September 27, 2010 – | Comments Off
Chef Fest 2010 brings the flavor

 

The local nonprofit organization, YWCA, presents the 11th Annual Chef Fest on Tuesday, Oct 5, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Hyatt Regency in Bellevue. 
The event will celebrate the region’s best food and …

Show support for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue
September 22, 2010 – | Comments Off
Show support for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bellevue

From Oct. 13 through Oct. 26, shoppers at the JCPenney at Bellevue Square Mall are invited to round-up their purchases to the nearest whole dollar and donate the difference to Boys & Girls Clubs of …

Bellevue firefighters raise $20,000 for local foundation
September 22, 2010 – | Comments Off
Bellevue firefighters raise $20,000 for local foundation

On September 12, Bellevue firefighters participated in the Z’Tejas annual Chile Fest Celebration, raising $20,000 in tips and donations for the Bellevue Firefighters Community Support Foundation (BFCSF).
The firefighters joined the wait staff at the restaurant …

Help fight Ovarian Cancer at DavidBartonGym
September 20, 2010 – | Comments Off
Help fight Ovarian Cancer at DavidBartonGym

For gym mogul, David Barton, the month of September is the time of year to reinstate his commitment – not only to the importance of exercise, but also to overall health. 

The owner of DavidBartonGym learned …

Bellevue Firefighters heat it up at Z’Tejas
September 9, 2010 – | Comments Off
Bellevue Firefighters heat it up at Z’Tejas

A group of courageous Bellevue Firefighters will experience a new kind of rush this weekend, as they step out of their gear and into the role of restaurant server and host.
On Sunday, September 12, …

Golf Fore Red Tournament
September 7, 2010 – | Comments Off
Golf Fore Red Tournament

 

The third annual Golf Fore Red event, raising funds for the American Heart Association, celebrated a big victory on the green this year, brining in $7,500 at the charity golf event.

More than 129 players turned …

Day of Remembrance event
September 2, 2010 – | Comments Off
Day of Remembrance event

 
On Saturday, September 11, the lawn at Bellevue City Hall will transform into a place of tribute in honor of National Day of Service and Remembrance. The free ceremony will run from noon to 2 …

All about the kids event
September 2, 2010 – | Comments Off
All about the kids event

This Labor Day Weekend, show support for local foster kids by attending the “It’s All About the Kids” event on Sunday, September 5 at Greenbaum Home Furnishings in Bellevue. The event, benefiting Olive Crest, will include complimentary …