Leah Abraham

Documentary seeks answers to life’s big questions

Monica Nevi’s documentary series “80 for 80” will premiere 5:30 p.m., Nov. 18 at Carco Theatre.

Applications now accepted for Sartori Elementary School

Early enrollment for North Renton residents is due Nov. 30. Open enrollment ends Feb. 15, 2018.

Culley poses in front of a memorial dedicated to those who served in China, India and Burma in World War II. (Courtesy photo)

Taking a trip down memory lane | VETERANS DAY

Honor Flight takes World War II vet Jack Culley to Washington D.C.

Culley poses in front of a memorial dedicated to those who served in China, India and Burma in World War II. (Courtesy photo)

City officials recommend changing current business tax structure

Officials are proposing a change in how Renton administers B&O and per employee business taxes.

The dock behind Hyatt Regency has the infrastructure to support the water taxi pilot program that’s spearheaded by SECO development. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)

Travel Renton to Seattle via water taxi

SECO Development announced a water taxi pilot program from Southport to South Lake Union starting 2020.

The dock behind Hyatt Regency has the infrastructure to support the water taxi pilot program that’s spearheaded by SECO development. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)

General election results are in | ELECTIONS

Election results gave the incumbents of the Renton City Council race a reason to take a victory lap.

Robbers pull gun at employee | BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department incident reports. An employee from Auto Zone contacted police Oct. 14 to report a robbery. She… Continue reading

Celebrating 15 years of ‘wise collaboration’

Coauthors of “Adanu: Helping That Helps” share the story of how they met and the spirit of the Ghanaian nonprofit.

Man sentenced to 15 months for molesting kids at Renton day care

Ivan Jovahnni Anaya pleaded guilty to first-degree child molestation and communicating with a minor for immoral purposes.

Bomb threat at gas station |BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department incident reports. Police officers were contacted on Oct. 8 to reports of a suspicious device that… Continue reading

Changes coming to business renewal and reporting dates

Businesses in the city will soon see changes on when they can renew their licenses or report taxes. Renton City Council voted Monday to amend… Continue reading

Local couple skates into real life, fairy tale story

Brendyn and Jessica Hatfield are playing Aladdin and Jasmine in Disney on Ice’s “Follow Your Heart.”

RPD hosts Red Ribbon poster contest for students

Submissions are due Nov. 10.

Food bank short on supply, asks community for help

Salvation Army Renton Rotary food bank is short on canned food items and volunteers.

Marijuana sale turns into robbery at gunpoint | BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department incident reports. A woman called police on Sept. 23 to report she received a call from… Continue reading

Laptop program teaches students digital citizenship

Dimmitt Middle School is the first school in the Renton School District to adopt the 1-to-1 Laptop Program.

Father, son wounded by accidental gun discharge

Both sustained non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Harborview Medical Center.

Dismantling racism requires radical patience | OUR CORNER

The other day my friend, a POC (person of color), had to explain to his friend, a white woman, why using the N-word wasn’t acceptable.… Continue reading

A McDispute at McDonald’s | BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department incident reports. A woman contacted the police on Sept. 24 to report a dispute she had… Continue reading

Skyway VFW encourages students to participate in essay contest

Prizes and scholarships are awarded at a post, district, state and national level.