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Kent annexed the Bridges neighborhood of Lea Hill in 1987, making it a part of Kent that was not contiguous to its city boundaries. Auburn’s 2008 annexation of Lea Hill made the neighborhood an island of Kent surrounded on all sides by Auburn.
Area with 386 homes is located in Kent, but surrounded by Auburn.
The crime-ridden apartment complex authorizes the APD to use one of its clubhouse rooms
It is 12:35 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 3. I am one of 21 people, young and old, men and women settled into tall chairs in… Continue reading
Development options are being considered for the 900-acre site.
City has not conducted an internal investigation of Jeffrey Nelson and the related 2019 shooting.
Located at the former Iron Horse Casino.
Festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 20
In the 1968 film “Oliver!,” the murderous Bill Sykes’ doomed lover, Nancy, leads pub revelers in a round of “Oom Pah Pah,” a rolicking repetition… Continue reading
As I have written before in this column, I am a word person. Better to say I have been a student of language ever since… Continue reading
We find them everywhere we turn. People who blame all that’s gone south in their lives on someone or something outside of themselves that “done… Continue reading
Court documents reveal details of Feb. 9 incident
Store opened in 1995 when mall first opened
For much of the flight from the Renton Airport over South King County and back early Friday afternoon, Jan. 27, things seemed to be going… Continue reading
King County prosecutors charge man in Jan. 16 incident at drive-thru window
38-year-old man held on $500,000 bail; could face attempted kidnapping charge with sexual motivation
Continues to accrue high number of unlimited sick leave and vacation time toward eventual payout
Reportedly attempted to pull barista through drive-up window Jan. 16
My brother, Jack, and I were jabbering on Christmas Eve about all the things we’ve done in our lives that we improbably survived. Many of… Continue reading
One of the important lessons the dawning of each new year has taught me is the futility of making New Year’s resolutions. My track record… Continue reading