Haley Ausbun

The Heaven Sent location in downtown Renton closed its doors after eight years. Photo by Haley Ausbun

Heaven Sent leaves Renton

Heaven Sent Fried Chicken closed its doors Feb. 23. Owner says he’s focusing on Everett store and a gluten-free menu

The Heaven Sent location in downtown Renton closed its doors after eight years. Photo by Haley Ausbun
From the Renton Reporter archives

City removes landlord fee, moves ahead rental inspection program

The city will use the first year telling Renton tenants and landlords about the program

From the Renton Reporter archives
Courtesy of Renton School District

Bond measure fails turnout requirement, levy passes for general fund

The bond was short of validation even if late ballots were counted. District previously acquired land for the new elementary school that was to be funded with the bond.

Courtesy of Renton School District

Council OKs alternative for airport master plan

Councilmembers vote for plan to keep Airport Way where it is.

Photo by Haley Ausbun.
                                Few cars made it through the snow and slushy roads around noon on Monday, Feb. 11, and the parking lot of Renton’s King County Election’s Office was no exception.

Renton School District special election initial results

This article will be updated regularly with voting results.

Photo by Haley Ausbun.
                                Few cars made it through the snow and slushy roads around noon on Monday, Feb. 11, and the parking lot of Renton’s King County Election’s Office was no exception.

Heard of Papa Simms grocery store? Lecture reflects on Renton’s black history

Two virtual lectures will be held at area libraries to celebrate Black History Month.

New flyover ramp opens to traffic on Thursday, Feb. 21

Critical link to 40-mile express toll lanes corridor will improve traffic operations by eliminating weaving

Third times a charm? New restaurant set to open on MV highway

Weather permitting, Mezcal Fresh Mexican Grill opens Thursday, Feb. 7

Photo from Sunset area plan’s website: http://sunsetrenton.com/multi-service-center/

Center adds to Sunset area supports

The multi-service and career center will give local families a closer place to look for assistance

Photo from Sunset area plan’s website: http://sunsetrenton.com/multi-service-center/

One fatality in head-on collision

The collision happened Friday on Southwest Grady Way

Renton school has regular late start Friday

District also asks staff to arrive no later than 30-minutes before school starts

Renton school delays for Thursday, RTC normal operation

School updates for Thursday, Feb. 14.

Renton School District continues closure into Wednesday

Renton School District closed Wednesday, Feb. 13. The district office is open.

All Renton schools are closed Tuesday, Feb. 13. Courtesy of Renton School District

Renton School District classes and activities cancelled for Tuesday

Renton School District closed for Tuesday, Feb. 12

All Renton schools are closed Tuesday, Feb. 13. Courtesy of Renton School District
Renderings of the proposed Renton Chick-fil-A. From the City of Renton website.

City approves Chick-fil-A in Renton

The environmental site review has been approved with conditions

Renderings of the proposed Renton Chick-fil-A. From the City of Renton website.
Photo courtesy King County Elections

Voters urged to return their February Special Election ballots early

King County Elections is urging voters turn in their ballots before inclement weather. Snow storms are expected later this week and into next week, according… Continue reading

Photo courtesy King County Elections

Photo gallery: Renton readers’ snow day

For these Renton residents, it was a Febrary winter wonderland

Renton schools plans for early dismissal Friday

Tomorrow will have regular Friday late start and early dismissal.

‘Moon Over Buffalo’ could cancel if snow becomes unsafe

The Renton Civic Theatre performance is scheduled for both Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m.

Reader submitted photo of snow in Renton, by Silke Prelog

Snow shuts down Renton in first half of week

And more snow predicted Friday, Saturday and possibly Monday could create similar results

Reader submitted photo of snow in Renton, by Silke Prelog