Life

‘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

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