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City of Kent releases 2018-2019 Spotlight Series lineup

Ringwald, Yarrow among featured artists

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African Children’s Choir to perform Sept. 30 at Hillside Church

The African Children’s Choir – a nonprofit humanitarian and relief organization dedicated to helping Africa’s most vulnerable children – performs a benefit concert at 10:30… Continue reading

  • Sep 10, 2018
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Kent Library programming | KCLS | September

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

  • Sep 6, 2018

‘If You Love Me’ deserves a spot on your bookshelf

First tooth, first step. Every milestone your baby passed was reason for celebration. First day of school, first home run, you were there, cheerleading. First… Continue reading

Steel Magic Northwest “Pan Wizards” plan pair of trips next year

Auditions for the group are open through Sept. 18

  • Sep 4, 2018
Soos Creek Botanical Garden & Heritage Center has 23 acres of strolling gardens and a heritage center showcasing local history and other amenities. COURTESY PHOTO
Soos Creek Botanical Garden & Heritage Center has 23 acres of strolling gardens and a heritage center showcasing local history and other amenities. COURTESY PHOTO

If you love thrillers, you’ll want to dive into ‘Desolation Mountain’

The dream is one you’ll never forget. It’s dark, and scary, and it wakes you with pounding heart and dry mouth, a scream on your… Continue reading

Kent Senior Center, Kent Fire Department co-host free wellness fair on Sept. 20

The Kent Senior Activity Center and Kent Fire Department (FD) co-host the eighth annual FD Cares Wellness Fair on Thursday, Sept. 20, from 8:30 a.m.… Continue reading

  • Aug 27, 2018
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Greater Kent Historical Society presents Hoptoberfest

Fundraising gala set for Oct. 6

  • Aug 25, 2018
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Rainier Youth Choirs announces auditions for the 2018-19 season

Rainier Youth Choirs has announced auditions for its 12th season. Students in grades 2 and up are welcome to apply for membership in RYC. Application… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2018
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Show of classic chrome and horsepower

More than 200 entries invade ShoWare for the All-Ford Show & Mustang Roundup

  • Aug 23, 2018

Hops & Crops Music and Beer Festival returning to Mary Olson Farm

Tickets on sale for Sept. 15 gathering at Auburn’s historic hamlet

  • Aug 22, 2018

World-wide myths, legends meet teen-friendly narrative

Your favorite superhero was 10 feet tall. Larger than life. Super-sized, right there on the movie screen and that’s just how you like it. There’s… Continue reading

Pertinent play, a ‘very human’ story hits local stage

In ‘Alma,’ Theatre Battery shares a new tale of an undocumented family in the U.S.

A place that takes one back

Farm, barn and distillery thrive in a vintage style and setting

Green team at work

Leaders and volunteers with the Green Kent Partnership worked to clear trails in Park Orchard Park last Saturday. The work crew removed invasive weeks and… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2018

Dog Daze and Feline Fantasies

Kent Station welcomes furry friends at adoption event

  • Aug 9, 2018

Dive into the story of the average gig-employee

Your allowance was never enough, as a kid. Oh, sure, it bought you what you needed but what you wanted, well, you had to figure… Continue reading

Kent Library programming | KCLS | August

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

  • Aug 3, 2018