Coffee with a Cop series starts March 24

The event allows community members to meet RPD members and ask questions relating to crime.

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Vote for Best of Renton 2018

Vote for a chance to win one of three $100 Melrose Grill gift cards. Voting starts March 23.

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Boarders vs. bureaucracy

How a common need for dry land, an unconventional perspective on property rights, and 25 tons of cement brought a community of skateboarders together in Renton.

Photo by popofatticus on Flickr

Two Renton schools recognized for their environmental conservation efforts

H.O.M.E. Program/Renton Academy and Honey Dew Elementary School were recognized.

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Renton’s spring recycling event is May 5 at Renton Technical College’s north parking lot.

Renton’s spring recycling event is May 5

This one-day event gives residents the opportunity to recycle materials at one convenient location.

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Gov. Inslee signing the bill on March 15. Submitted photo

Gov. Jay Inslee signs bill to raise population threshold

The Maple Valley City Council and City Manager Laura Philpot traveled to Olympia on March 15 for an exciting moment.… Continue reading

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Puget Sound Training Center celebrates 20 years

The center provides skills training and employment services to immigrants, refugees and low-income residents.

Hazen tied Kent-Meridian Tuesday, travels to Covington Friday | Boys Soccer

The following is from media releases from Hazen soccer: With its non-league schedule complete, Hazen waded back into league play Continue reading...

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Maplewood Heights first grader Jalen and his family made the trip to Fain’s Olympia office to deliver the art piece. COURTESY PHOTO

Student art from Maplewood Heights Elementary featured in state Capitol

Students created the piece titled “Spreading Our Wings in First Grade” using watercolor paper, sharpies, gel pens and colored pencils.

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Photos by Kayse Angel

Gov. Jay Inslee signs package of bills at Foster High School

These bills are intended to improve participation and representation in the Washington elections.

Nia Campbell, a senior at Talley High, presented her poem “Dear Peter (A Letter from Rachel Faucet)” before a recent matinee performance of Broadway musical Hamilton. She was one of the 15 chosen high school performers to present her piece. COURTESY PHOTO

Talley High School senior presents poem before ‘Hamilton’ performance

Nia Campbell was one of the 15 chosen high school performers.

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Eagles top Indians at home | Baseball

The Lindbergh baseball team beat league-rival Renton 16-7 Friday. The Eagles took an early 1-0 lead over the Renton Indians Continue reading...


The Liberty High School soccer team are 1-1 to start the 2017-2018 season. (Photo courtesy Carey Frey at Northwest Spotlight Photography)

Liberty boys soccer begins with 1-1 start, Hazen 1-0

Whether rain or the shine, the high school boys soccer season recently began. The Liberty Patriots are 1-1 to start Continue reading...



In addition to being a key employer, Boeing also works to protect the environment, educate students, support veterans and military families, and more.

Boeing releases Community and Economic Benefits Report

Company’s wide-ranging influence includes employment, education, environment and charitable giving


Connect2Classes Tested: Michael Duarte-Pedrosa checks out the School of Visual Concepts

How to Write a Brilliant Creative Brief workshop lives up to its name


Search Advertising Remains One of the Best Ways to Reach Customers

Every search can be considered a signal of intent, giving advertisers a massive opportunity.


Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques



Why Republicans voted against a property tax cut

“Incumbents in both parties will be getting their stories together on what turned out to be two of the session’s bigger surprises”

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Have fun at SF, Sherman | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of March 16, 2018.