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Candidates emerge for likely County Council run, 45th State Senate

Tom Vance, who was defeated in November 2015 in his reelection bid for the Sammamish City Council, is gearing up to run against King County Council Member Kathy Lambert, say people familiar with the situation. Vance has been soliciting endorsements … Continue reading

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65% of votes cast in Sammamish City Council races were for change

Sixty-five percent of the votes cast in the Sammamish City Council races were cast for Christie Malchow, Ramiro Valderrama and Tom Hornish, a clear message to remaining Council Members and the City Administration that a change is desired from current … Continue reading

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Sammamish City Council average age: 66; median age of Sammamish: 38

The Sammamish City Council is highly representative of senior citizens and grandparents. It’s not at all representative of the demographics of the City: median age of 38 with children of high school age or less. Three seats are up for … Continue reading

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“Greenwashing” in Sammamish: A Special Report

Greenwashing (a compound word modeled on “whitewash”), or “green sheen,” is a form of spin in which green PR or green marketing is deceptively used to promote the perception that an organization’s products, aims or policies are environmentally friendly.–Wikipedia. Since … Continue reading

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Keller declares for John Curley’s City Council seat

Bob Keller, a 17 year resident of the Sammamish Plateau, declared his candidacy for the Sammamish City Council in the fall election. He will run for the seat being vacated by John Curley, Position 3. Keller, who lives in the … Continue reading

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Looking ahead to 2013 for the City of Sammamish

Here are some of the big issues I see facing Sammamish and our citizens for 2013, in no particular order except for…. The future of Ace Hardware. Time is running out. Ace needs a building permit by March (February would … Continue reading

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Curley rapped for absentism-vows to stay, but should he resign?

Follow us on Twitter @sammcomment. Sign up in the right-hand column. The Sammamish Review has this story focusing on the absentee record of Council Member John Curley, a first-term member three years into his four year term. When Curley was … Continue reading

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