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Photo by Haley Ausbun

Photos: kids C.A.S.T. for fish

On a crisp cloudy morning, Saturday, Sept. 8, about 40 kids with disabilities, and their siblings, got out on the waters of Lake Washington with… Continue reading

 

Farmers Market, Skyway VFW honor 17th anniversary of 9/11

On Tuesday, Sept. 11, Renton Farmers Market partnered with Skyway Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9430 to celebrate Patriot Day, a remembrance of the… Continue reading

 

Cooler weather means it’s time to dig into new projects

The crisp days of September-October: best time to build a new deck, add a patio or create new beds.

 

Fourth annual business bike summit on Friday, Sept. 21

Cascade Bicycle Club and partner organizations provide impactful bicycle takeaways for employers

  • Sep 12, 2018

Answers may be hard to come

You’re on the edge of your chair. Curiosity is almost killing you; there’s something you need to know but knowledge may be impossible. Truth may… Continue reading

Movie review: ‘The Happytime Murders’

I miss good comedy movies

Bringing all types of art to life

Creative, versatile Brugger to teach Green River College’s first ever how-to animation class this fall

Photo courtesy of Angela Bogan: Sartori Elementary School’s first day assembly

First day of school celebrated at Sartori Elementary

An official ribbon cutting is scheduled for Oct. 9.

Photo courtesy of Angela Bogan: Sartori Elementary School’s first day assembly
From the Reporter archive: Two salmon swim past the downtown Renton library in 2013.

King County Flood Control District approves funding for salmon recovery

The following are two news releases from King County Flood Control District: On Aug. 6, the King County Flood Control District approved nearly $1.7 million… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2018
From the Reporter archive: Two salmon swim past the downtown Renton library in 2013.

Snap up spring-blooming bulbs at fall’s bargain prices

Beautiful bulbs are available at garden centers and nurseries.

Freshman strives to give back

Milanni Matautia spoke at WE Day Seattle and has participated in a number of fundraisers.

Illustrations by Rob McClurkan

Dr. Universe tells us how ancient people filtered rain

Ask Dr. Universe is a science-education column from Washington State University.

  • Sep 5, 2018
Illustrations by Rob McClurkan

Net neutrality: what it means for our libraries

I would like to focus this month on an issue that is of great importance to libraries and the patrons we serve. In 2017, the… Continue reading

‘If You Love Me’ deserves a spot on your bookshelf

First tooth, first step. Every milestone your baby passed was reason for celebration. First day of school, first home run, you were there, cheerleading. First… Continue reading

All hail the hardy hibiscus, with its numerous varieties

In late summer, when lawns and gardens are fading, the hibiscus comes to the rescue.

Beachgoers still flocked to Gene Coulon Memorial Park Aug. 22 despite the unhealthy air quality rating the city of Renton saw most of last week. Photo by Haley Ausbun.

Smoky weather put a damper on outdoor activities

Unhealthy air quality in Renton last week posed health hazards, closing or moving events indoors.

Beachgoers still flocked to Gene Coulon Memorial Park Aug. 22 despite the unhealthy air quality rating the city of Renton saw most of last week. Photo by Haley Ausbun.

If you love thrillers, you’ll want to dive into ‘Desolation Mountain’

The dream is one you’ll never forget. It’s dark, and scary, and it wakes you with pounding heart and dry mouth, a scream on your… Continue reading

City of Renton celebrates national day of service

Renton’s day of volunteer mobilization is Sept. 8

  • Aug 28, 2018
Illustrations by Rob McClurkan

Dr. Universe tells us if land affects weather

Ask Dr. Universe is a science-education column from Washington State University.

  • Aug 27, 2018
Illustrations by Rob McClurkan
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A Fantastic Beasts Celebration on Sept. 1

The following from the King County Library System: In anticipation of the upcoming “Fantastic Beasts” film sequel and as a tribute to the enduring popularity… Continue reading

  • Aug 27, 2018
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