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Hops Crops Music and Beer Festival returns to the farm on Sept. 16

Enjoy a wide variety of brews and ciders and listen to live music tunes as historic Mary Olson Farm hosts the eighth annual Hops &… Continue reading

  • Sep 10, 2017

Theater company sets auditions for ‘Annie’

Auditions for Heavier Than Air Family Theatre Co.’s upcoming production of “Annie” are Tuesday and Thursday, Sept. 26 and 28. There is an open audition… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2017

Scramble for Safe Families Charity Golf Tournament supports a young girl’s passion to help others

The eighth annual Scramble for Safe Families Charity Golf Tournament presented by the Jennifer Beach Foundation continues to raise awareness that there is no place… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2017

Kent Has Talent all-ages talent competition offers auditions

Are you a singer, dancer, magician, artist, poet or musician? Do you live, work or go to school in Kent? Then sign up for the… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2017

Scramble for Safe Families Charity Golf Tournament supports a young girl’s passion to help others

The eighth annual Scramble for Safe Families Charity Golf Tournament presented by the Jennifer Beach Foundation continues to raise awareness that there is no place… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2017

Cedar Grove to donate 100 yards of compost to Hillside Community Garden

It was Nelson Mandela who said, “It always seems impossible, until it’s done,” and the community of Kent’s East Hill will soon benefit from the… Continue reading

  • Aug 31, 2017

DAR chapter honors cadet

The Lakota Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently presented the National Defense Marine ROTC Bronze Medal to Cadet Makayla Abeyta at Kentwood… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Rainier Youth Choirs offers auditions for 2017-2018 season

Rainier Youth Choirs is seeking experienced high school tenors and basses with music reading skills to join its Young Men’s Ensemble, directed by Brian Hoskins.… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

Family history center opens in Kent

A free family history center opened on Aug. 1 in the Kent Stake Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 12817 SE… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

International Roller Derby Competition coming to Kent

Rat City Rollergirls host International WFTDA Division 1 playoffs

  • Aug 25, 2017

String time

Jean Coy plays a ballad on her violin with Karusellen, a Scandinavian musical troupe, at the Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center last Saturday.… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Puget Sound Fire offers fall CERT classes

Registration is open for fall Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training. CERT is a federally funded program that helps residents and businesses be better prepared… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

That’s five generations

A Kent family recently took a portrait, connecting five generations, all born in Washington state. They are: Wayne Rosenberg, age 88; Karen Bouton, 60; Tonie… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Disney On Ice returns to Kent’s ShoWare Center Nov. 1-6

Disney On Ice returns to Kent’s ShoWare Center with 10 performances Nov. 1-6. The Follow Your Heart show allows guests to just keep swimming with… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2017

Kent releases 2017-2018 Spotlight Series lineup

The Kent Arts Commission has released its 2017-2018 Spotlight Series lineup. The upcoming season is the 20th anniversary of Spotlight Series and features nine performances,… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

Who let the dogs out?

Dogs and their owners enjoyed the second annual Dog Days of Summer last Saturday at the Kent Senior Activity Center. The event featured performances by… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

Classic Ford Show and Mustang Roundup set for Aug. 19 in Kent

Put the pedal to the metal and drive over to the 30th annual Classic Ford Show and Mustang Roundup from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2017

SilverSound Northwest choir to perform at Kent Senior Center

The city of Kent Parks Deli and Cafe, at the east end of the Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 E. Smith St., will host a… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2017

Outcry’s summer worship tour coming to the ShoWare Center

As the music evolves, the message remains powerful for Chris Quilala and Jesus Culture. The artist and worship pastor and his touring band continue to… Continue reading

American Lung Association issues health warning from breathing wildfire smoky air

Winds have pushed wildfire smoke from British Columbia to both Washington and Oregon. Dangerous smoke from these wildfires poses lethal health hazards to people living… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2017