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KCLS ends ebook boycott with Macmillan Publishers

System will resume purchasing new eBooks from Macmillan and its publishing imprints

  • Mar 19, 2020
Rock Group STYX, from left: Chuck Panozzo, Ricky Phillips, Todd Sucherman, Tommy Shaw, James “J.Y.” Young and Lawrence Gowan. COURTESY PHOTO, Rick Diamond/Getty Images for STYX)

State Fair welcomes classic rock artists Styx and REO Speedwagon on Sept. 23

Legendary rock artists Styx and REO Speedwagon perform at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup on Wednesday, Sept. 23, part of the Columbia Bank Concert… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2020
Rock Group STYX, from left: Chuck Panozzo, Ricky Phillips, Todd Sucherman, Tommy Shaw, James “J.Y.” Young and Lawrence Gowan. COURTESY PHOTO, Rick Diamond/Getty Images for STYX)

Auburn Symphony Orchestra Gala postponed; concert cancelled

Due to the escalating situation surrounding COVID-19, including Gov. Inslee’s most recent school closures through at least April 24, Auburn Symphony Orchestra’s (ASO) Gala scheduled… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2020
Ice Cube. COURTESY PHOTO

State fair welcomes hip-hop artist Ice Cube with special guest Ginuwine on Sept. 6

Hip-hop artist Ice Cube with special guest Ginuwine take center stage at the Washington State Fair on Sunday, Sept. 6, part of the Columbia Bank… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2020
Ice Cube. COURTESY PHOTO

Neely Mansion hosts ‘Women’s Votes, Women’s Voices’ author

Bookmarks & Landmarks series programs set for Auburn, Kent

  • Mar 2, 2020
Darius Rucker. COURTESY PHOTO

Award-winning country artist Darius Rucker coming to the state fair Sept. 26.

Tickets to go on sale this week

  • Mar 2, 2020
Darius Rucker. COURTESY PHOTO

Kent library program listings | March

Activities for families and children, teens and adults

  • Mar 1, 2020

Auburn Symphony presents Uncommon Voices: Music for Woodwind Quintet

Performances set for Kent, Auburn churches on March 6, 8

Kent Spotlight Series to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

March 13 at Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center

  • Feb 25, 2020
Top cowboys will compete in the ProRodeo Tour Playoffs at the Washington State Fair, Sept. 10-13. COURTESY PHOTO

Rodeo action, country stars coming to the state fair Sept. 10-13

Eddie Montgomery of Montgomery Gentry, Jimmie Allen and 38 Special to join the country party

  • Feb 24, 2020
Top cowboys will compete in the ProRodeo Tour Playoffs at the Washington State Fair, Sept. 10-13. COURTESY PHOTO

Comedian Jo Koy sells out two shows at Kent’s ShoWare Center

Gets key to the city; attracts 14,000 fans

  • Feb 18, 2020
A World War I Sopwith Camel and pilot are surrounded by jets on a table at the NorthWest Scale Modelers Show. COURTESY PHOTO, Tim Nelson

Northwest Modelers show the scale of air, sea and land designs this weekend

Region’s largest display of scale models shows the diversity of aviation and space vehicles

  • Feb 14, 2020
A World War I Sopwith Camel and pilot are surrounded by jets on a table at the NorthWest Scale Modelers Show. COURTESY PHOTO, Tim Nelson

Legendary Steve Miller Band to rock state fair on Sept. 4

Tickets go on sale Feb. 19

  • Feb 14, 2020

Actress, storyteller comes as Eleanor Roosevelt at group’s monthly meeting

Part of Renton/South King Retired School Employees Association regular gathering

  • Feb 13, 2020

Kent-area community calendar | Feb. 13

Events, entertainment listings

  • Feb 13, 2020

Sound Transit to offer Sounder service to Blake Shelton concert in Tacoma

Kent concertgoers can take train Friday, Feb. 14

  • Feb 10, 2020

Legendary group coming to the state fair stage Sept. 7

Beach Boys music transcends generations; tickets on sale this week

  • Feb 10, 2020

Kent Downtown Partnership seeks artists for Art Walk

2020 series starts in June

  • Feb 7, 2020

Country singer Carlene Carter to perform in Kent

Feb. 28 at Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center

  • Feb 7, 2020
Vietnamese cultural dancers perform during the seventh annual Dance for Heart program at the Kentridge Performing Arts Center last year. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Kentridge cast, community lineup present Dance for Heart program on Feb. 7

Kentridge High School students and community present the eighth annual Dance for Heart program on Friday, Feb. 7, National Heart Awareness Day. The program, “Everybody… Continue reading

  • Feb 4, 2020
Vietnamese cultural dancers perform during the seventh annual Dance for Heart program at the Kentridge Performing Arts Center last year. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter