Connections News

About Connections: By Community, for Community

Connections News is a monthly community newspaper written mostly by volunteer-resident writers, edited and published by Issaquah Highlands Council. Connections helps Highlands Council fulfill its mission to develop a vibrant and caring community committed to service, diversity, stewardship and well-being.

Join the Connections Team

Highlands Council is always looking for volunteer contributing writers, photographers and graphic designers. For more information, contact Nina Milligan, Communications Manager, at nina.m@ihcouncil.org.

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Advertising Information

Connections is printed and distributed monthly, free of charge, to every address in Issaquah Highlands (residences and businesses). We also distribute through local gathering spaces, such as coffee shops and the Metro Park and Ride. Circulation: Approximately 4,500

Display ad pricing: starting at $150/month.
(Discounts available for 3, 6 and 12 month contracts. Online advertising is also available.)

Issaquah Highlands Ad Packet 2018

Issaquah Highlands Ad Contract FORM 2018

Issaquah Highlands Sponsorship-packet 2018

Issaquah Highlands Sponsor Contract 2018

Advertising Policies and Standards

For more information, please contact Nina Milligan, Communications Manager at Highlands Council, at nina.m@ihcouncil.org.

2018 Connections Editorial Calendar

January: Traffic and Safety – February: Development Update – March: Community Survey Results – April: Immigration/Inclusion, IHCA Budget – May: Parks and Trails  – June: Graduation Announcements – July: IHCA Annual Report – August: Highlands Day, Highlands 20th Anniversary – September: Back to Business – October: Emergency Preparedness, Halloween – November: Shop Local Saturday – December:  20 Years of Issaquah Highlands Recap

Connections Terms & Policies

Opinions expressed either by paid advertisers or editorial content do not necessarily reflect the views of Highlands Council or this newspaper.

Highlands Council reserves the right to accept or refuse submissions, and to edit content. We also reserve the right to refuse advertising or content that in our opinion does not reflect the standards of this paper.

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Current Issue

November 2018 Connections

Vicki Grunewald, Graphic Designer for Highlands Council designed this cover from the marketing material she developed for the Shop Local Bazaar at Blakely Hall. Vicki partnered with Lindsey Pinkston, Highlands Council’s Community Program Manager and Shop Local Bazaar co-founder, to design a festive poster, one that demonstrates the fun to be had at the Bazaar. New this year: a special visit from Santa!

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