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Sing-along, bingo luncheon supports café and senior meal program in Kent

A rock ‘n’ roll sing-along fundraiser benefited the Kent Parks Deli and…

  • Jan 11th, 2017

 

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Academy Schools to co-host Empty Bowl at Northwest Harvest in Kent

Academy Schools co-hosts an Empty Bowl event at Northwest Harvest’s Kent warehouse…

  • Jan 15th, 2017

 

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With ‘healthy’ food, you don’t always get what you pay for | Gustafson

“You get what you pay for” is an old truism that many…

  • Jan 16th, 2017

 

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The blinding truth of glaucoma: A workshop to understand the realities of the disease

A doctor at the Kent Eye Clinic is bringing together people in…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Kent’s annual You Me We festival set for Jan. 27

Tons of fun are in the works for kids of all ages…

  • Jan 10th, 2017
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Kent residents are finalists in film contest

Film festival to show work at Highline College

  • Jan 6th, 2017
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Kent couple embrace the splendor of Cuba

Cuba carries a certain fascination with Phil and Marie Heft. So much…

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Why I still believe in New Year’s resolutions | Gustafson

By Timi Gustafson R.D./For the Reporter According to statistics, weight issues reliably…

  • Jan 4th, 2017
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The Peking Acrobats return to Kent on Jan. 27

Kent’s Spotlight Series hosts the much-anticipated return of The Peking Acrobats at…

  • Jan 5th, 2017
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Kent’s Puget Sound Fire provides influenza facts

Each winter Kent-based Puget Sound Fire responds to many 911 calls where…

  • Jan 5th, 2017
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Sound Generations program needs volunteer drivers

Consider becoming a volunteer driver with Sound Generations to help local seniors…

  • Jan 5th, 2017
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Hypothermia in aged adults is a serious health hazard | Prevention tips

By Kathy Stewart/VP Nursing Aegis Living Temperatures in the Seattle area are…

  • Jan 5th, 2017
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Make a resolution for healthier vision | Glaucoma Awareness Month

Every new year, you make a list of things you will do…

  • Jan 5th, 2017
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Kent-area communitiy calendar | Jan. 4

Events Coffee with the Chief: 10 a.m. Jan. 18, Kent Senior Center,…

  • Jan 4th, 2017
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Singalong ushers in the new year

Nancy Stewart, a Seattle-based children’s singer-songwriter, performed for families during her Welcome…

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Harrison House lights up for the holidays

Residents took it upon themselves to light up the Harrison House this…

  • Jan 4th, 2017
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King County flu cases on the rise | Public health report

Influenza is hitting hard in King County. Dr. Jeff Duchin, Health Officer…

  • Jan 3rd, 2017
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Debbie Reynolds visited Kent in 1961

Hollywood starlet Debbie Reynolds visited Kent in 1961 to help promote her…

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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Theatre company to host auditions for musical

Adult auditions for Heavier Than Air Family Theatre Co.’s upcoming production, “Seussical,”…

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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Red Cross: prepare for disasters in 2017

The New Year is coming and many will make resolutions about things…

  • Dec 29th, 2016
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New Year’s resolutions – for pets

Your pet’s idea of advance planning is to wait for the next…

  • Dec 29th, 2016
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A boy helps carry a bag of donated toys inside Kent Lutheran Church for distribution. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Wrapping up Toys for Joy

The Kent Regional Fire Authority, Firefighters Local 1747, the Kent Firefighters Foundation…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
A boy helps carry a bag of donated toys inside Kent Lutheran Church for distribution. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter
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Eating while watching TV: A formula for weight problems

By Timi Gustafson R.D./for the Reporter Recently I came across a photo…

  • Dec 27th, 2016
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UberEats serves up new way to feed customers in Kent and other cities

Glen Houghton draws customers to his small Thai restaurant near downtown Kent…

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The birds

Jonathan Wolbert recently took this photo by mobile phone of a flock…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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Rock ‘n’ roll sing-along to raise money for Kent Parks Deli

A rock ‘n’ roll sing-along fundraiser will benefit the Kent Parks Deli…

  • Dec 20th, 2016
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Rotary Club honors Kentridge students

The Rotary Club of Kent (noon club) recently recognized Kentridge High School’s…

  • Dec 12th, 2016
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Toymaker to distribute gifts t0 children

For nine years, Vern Heinle has carved and shaped wood into durable,…

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Kent RFA offers holiday tree safety tips

Approximately 230 home fires start due to holiday trees each year in…

  • Dec 9th, 2016
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Country stars thrill fans at Hometown Holiday concert in Kent

A star-studded country music lineup of Hunter Hayes, Josh Turner, Tyler Farr…

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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Santa sits for free pictures with families

Marketplace at Lake Meridian hosts Dec. 17 celebration

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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Vendors display handmade wares at Kent Commons Holiday Bazaar

Eugene Montgomery, of Federal Way, displays a vase he made by covering…

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Children in Fiji receive gifts from Operation Christmas Child.

Group collects 11,300 gift-filled shoeboxes in Kent area

Kent and surrounding cities volunteers collected gift-filled shoeboxes to reach more than…

  • Dec 5th, 2016
Children in Fiji receive gifts from Operation Christmas Child.
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Kent celebrates Winterfest

Holiday tradition continues at Town Square Plaza

  • Dec 5th, 2016
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Heavier Than Air Family Theatre presents ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

Premieres Dec. 9 at Green River College

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Holiday spirit comes to Kent Station

Santa House opens for visits

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Looking for a great book for the holidays? Librarians to the rescue

Sometimes, you want just the right book for that special person on…

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Newsboys to perform April 7 at Kent’s ShoWare Center

The Australian Christian pop rock band Newsboys will perform at 7 p.m.…

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Major renovations planned for Tacoma Dome

Mayor Marilyn Strickland and the Tacoma City Council recently approved $21.3 million…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Kent-area community calendar | Nov. 30

Special events, fundraisers, library programming and entertainment dates

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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