Dylan Avila’s performed his one-man show, “My Turn at the Bat,” Jan. 6. COURTESY PHOTO

Comeback comedian swings back

After being hit on the head with a baseball bat, Dylan Avila returns to the stage.

Job fair for Renton Sam’s Club employees scheduled for Jan. 24

About 63 Sam’s Club locations around the nation, including the one in Renton, will close their doors in March.

Renton day care slapped with code violation fees

The school’s owner asked the city to help them keep the their doors open after finding themselves in a code compliance conundrum.

From left, Samantha Shockly of Starbucks, Renton Mayor Denis Law, Seahawks player Doug Baldwin, Alan Le Nguyen of Starbucks, John Kelly, senior vice president for Starbucks Global Public Affairs and Social Impact and Alexis Daniels of Starbucks. The group posed for a photo after the Family First Community Center received a $150,000 grant from The Starbucks Foundation this week. (Courtesy photo)

Starbucks joins Doug Baldwin and city of Renton to support Cascade/Benson area community center

The Starbucks Foundation donated $150,000 towards the upcoming Family First Community Center.

StoryBook’s sensory-friendly shows offers new options for families

The two performances will be Jan. 27 in Renton and Feb. 4 in Kirkland.

Liberty robotics team relishes hands-on work and inclusivity

There’s room for everyone at the Iron Patriots 4131 team at Liberty High School.

Can you commit to ‘The 5-Hour Rule’ to guide your lifelong learning?

Dedicating five hours a week to learning creates space for innovation

Newly elected Talbot Hill MicroSociety officials sworn in | VIDEO

Talbot Hill Elementary MicroSociety conducted its annual inauguration of the student government Jan. 11.

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Renton middle schools gear up for upcoming musicals

Students from McKnight, Nelson and Risdon Middle Schools have been rehearsing for musicals since November.

80-year-old man with dementia reported missing | UPDATE

The man who was reportedly last seen driving to a Fred Meyer in Covington was found in Tacoma.

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Indoor plants are perfect antidote for winter doldrums

Pick a houseplant from Marianne Binetti’s list that will best match your motives and personality.

 

Keeping food records and boosting health

“…recording what you eat can boost awareness and allow you to alter your eating habits subconsciously”

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Step Into the Future With Game Design, Programming, and Animation This New Year

Start 2018 with new skills for a new career at Seattle’s Academy of Interactive Entertainment

 

Learning Experiences Are the Very Best Gifts – Gift Guide

Give the gift of learning with Connect2Classes Holiday Promo

 

Be The Holiday Hero With Exceptional Handmade Gifts

Local classes give you the skills to make a special something for your special someone

 

Relish the Holiday Season with Family and Friends Throughout December

Learn from our experts at Connect2Classes on how to get your holiday festivities started early.

 

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