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Newsboys to perform Nov. 16 at Kent’s ShoWare Center

Christian rock band from Australia

We still have work to do to destigmatize suicide | GUEST OP

Like any other medical condition, mental illness is treatable and often curable

  • Jul 12, 2018

A fan of “The Simpsons” or not, you’ll want to get a hold of “Springfield Confidential”

On any other day, you’d scream to sleep in. But Saturday mornings were different: you were up sometimes before the sun, cereal in-bowl, TV on… Continue reading

Cruisin’ Kent car show set for July 21 at Kent Station

Event runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

My Favorite Martins

Steve Martin and Martin Short discuss bringing their two-man comedy extravaganza back to Seattle.

‘Bearskin’ is a thriller like no other

Sometimes, you just need to get away. Out of your element, far from the usual. A change of scenery is called-for, a temporary life unlike… Continue reading

Kent’s Fourth of July Splash will go on despite arson fire

Portable restrooms to temporarily replace damaged building at Lake Meridian Park

Fireworks, fun, music at Kent’s Fourth of July Splash

Annual event July 4 at Lake Meridian Park

Photos can represent good, bad memories

The picture reminds you of a thousand things. You recall the day it was taken: the smell of the air, the background sounds, food and… Continue reading

KBAC hosts Juneteenth in the park on Saturday

Festival, celebration renamed to honor late member

City of Kent releases Summer Concert schedule

Free events at three venues

This book, like change, is a good thing

Change, they say, is good. It’s the opportunity for growth. It’s a chance to take a breath, reassess, reconfigure. It makes the landscape look fresh;… Continue reading

Kent’s Excel Public Charter School recognizes first graduating class

72 students graduate from eighth grade

  • Jun 19, 2018

Asian hip-hop artists to perform in Kent as part of 88 Degrees and Rising tour

Concert Oct. 27 at ShoWare Center features Rich Brian

  • Jun 18, 2018

‘Oklahoma!’

Heavier Than Air Family Theatre Company brings Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic to local stage

  • Jun 14, 2018

Arabian Horse Youth Association honors Kentridge senior as Youth of the Year

The Arabian Horse Youth Association (AHA) recently honored Morgan “Danika” Overstreet, a Kentridge High School senior, as its 2017Youth of the Year. Overstreet, an accomplished… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2018

Big voices in the Big Apple

Kentwood High Choir students perform at Carnegie Hall in New York

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