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Grownups with big jobs

Meridian Elementary students get a close look at job opportunities on career day

You’ll enjoy ‘Us Against You’ more if you read the prequel

You’re going down. Down, defeated, beaten, and sent home. You’re losing, not winning, and you need to know how it happened so it won’t happen… Continue reading

Kent woman receives final step in smile transformation

A Kent woman has a new, healthy smile, thanks to a generous gift from local surgeons. India Coleman, 31, was chosen out of a pool… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2018

Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum hosts author

The Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum hosts author David Williams, who will do a public reading and book signing of his new book, “A Race To… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2018

Seattle Theatre Group dance workshops begin in Kent

Seattle Theatre Group presents a new dance program, STG’s Broadway at Kent, at the Kent Senior Activity Center. Participants are invited to take 90-minute classes… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

Kent International Festival glows at ShoWare

Community gathering celebrates 10 years | PHOTOS

  • Jun 6, 2018

‘Born to Fish’ will hook you in

It was not your typical romance. She fell for the first line you fed her and she played hard-to-get, but she was a beauty and… Continue reading

Rotary roundup: Club busy as ever throughout the community in May

From youth fishing to honoring students

  • Jun 1, 2018

Kent Library program listings for June

Libraries Kent Public Library: 212 2nd Avenue N., Kent. 253-859-3330. Hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday; 1-5 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Jun 1, 2018

Steel Magic Northwest to perform spring concert June 14

Steel Magic Northwest, a local nonprofit organization providing after-school steel band to Kent School District students from the sixth grade on up, present its Here… Continue reading

  • Jun 1, 2018

Hazel turns 104

Family, friends celebrate woman’s birthday at Farrington court

‘West Like Lightning’ will get your stamp of approval

Click. No stamps. And: email sent. You didn’t have to hunt an envelope down, and no trip to the mailbox; within a minute or so,… Continue reading

Washington State Fair welcomes R&B artist Seal on Sept. 12

Tickets go on sale this week

  • May 29, 2018

The Debutones to perform in Kent on June 9

Chancel Arts, a community arts and cultural program in downtown Kent hosted at Kent Lutheran Church, and the Kent Grand Organ project, welcome The Debutones… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

This political biography is unlike any others

Sometimes, it’s good to take account. You’ll know where you stand when you do. You’ll see achievements clearly, and re-hash disappointments. You can plan the… Continue reading

Disney on Ice returns to Kent in November

Tickets on sale for Dare to Dream at ShoWare Center

  • May 22, 2018

Pacific Ballroom Dance to perform ‘Rise’

Spring concert set for June 1-2 at the Auburn Performing Arts Center

  • May 21, 2018

Kent International Festival celebrates 10 years

Free event returns to ShoWare on June 2

  • May 19, 2018

Paddling toward world waters

Washington Masters Dragon Boat teams prepare to compete in Hungary this summer

Kentwood teacher writes children’s book about inspiring young man

Inspiration comes in different shapes and sizes, and sometimes it’s a person with no arms. In 2014, Luciano Mariano, born and raised in an area… Continue reading