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Renton Park elementary students to perform Lion King

Performances are 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. on June 1.

  • May 26th, 2017

 

McKnight students raise funds to compete in D.C.

Rose Kelly and Chelsea Davatos won the statewide National History Day competition, and are now heading to the compete in the national stage.

 

Hazen choir wins first state competition in school history

Divina Voce won first place at the WMEA-WIAA State Ensemble Contest on April 29.

  • May 22nd, 2017

 

Walk to Cure Arthiritis scheduled for May 20 in Renton

The walk aims to raise $55,000 to help find a cure for arthritis.

  • May 15th, 2017

Memorial Service for former Gov. Mike Lowry is May 30

Service is scheduled to begin 10:30 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church.

  • May 13th, 2017

Get growing and keep mowing | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti answers questions, including what to spray if you are an organic gardener.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church to host Eat with Muslims event

The event is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. on May 20.

  • May 10th, 2017

Seahawks players to host Strikes for Kids this summer

The event will run from 2 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 23 at West Seattle Bowl.

  • May 8th, 2017

“13 Reasons Why” is worth settling in and watching

“Many of these episodes were not only dedicated to Hannah but also to all the other people her suicide affected.”

Get bushels of berries | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

May Day alert! The ground in Western Washington is still cold from…

Emily Keener from The Voice set to play at Luther’s Table

Singer from “The Voice” coming to town Emily Keener from NBC’s “The…

Prune those shrubs and keep planting veggies

Marianne Binetti will make the following appearance at Windmill Gardens in Sumner.…

  • Apr 30th, 2017

Renton Youth Symphony Orchestra to perform on Sunday

The performance is 3 p.m., April 30 at Carco Theater.

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Renton Rotary selects Teachers of the Month for April

As part of their commitment to education and to celebrate teachers in…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

Spring clean your way to energy savings

Five ways to save during warmer months.

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Renton alum, current Hazen teacher honored

Renton alum receives national award Earl Martin was named the American College…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Save lives with the gift of tissue donation | GUEST COMMENTARY

April is National Donate Life Month

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Superbells will bloom all summer | The Compleat Home Gardener

Marianne Binetti will make the following appearance: • 11 a.m. April 22,…

  • Apr 22nd, 2017

Teen recovers from concussion with help from Proliance doctor

By Jaimie Griffin Physician Liaison Matt Blackmon has had a passion for…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Renton resident runs to raise money for clean water

Samuel Irungu is training for World Vision’s Global 6K for Water May 6 at Seattle’s Gas Works Park.

Retirement seminar scheduled for Saturday

Seminar starts 8 a.m. at Prince of Peace church in SeaTac.

  • Apr 18th, 2017

April Youth of the Month

Rotary Club of Renton has selected their Youth of the Month for April.

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Spring brunch with bestselling authoron April 23

Have brunch with J.A. Jance and get an insider look into her book series.

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Talbot Hill MicroSociety leaves impact on students and parents (Part 2)

“The great thing about MicroSociety… is that it shapes the community.”

Friends of Renton Schools foundation to host annual fundraiser

The fundraising breakfast is 7 a.m., April 24 at Renton Pavilion Event Center.

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Time to get those cool-season crops planted | THE COMPLETE HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti answers questions this week including how to plant dahlias.

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Haphazardly Ever After shows begin April 21 at RHS

The show begins at 6 p.m. Friday, April 21 at IKEA Performing Arts Center.

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Renton Tech student chosen as Pierce Scholar

Mohamed Abdullahi was awarded a $1,000 scholarship.

  • Apr 10th, 2017

MicroSociety shapes students into responsible citizens (Part 1)

What is Talbot Hill Elementary School’s MicroSociety program? How does it help students become better leaders?

Kids Ninja Warrior comes to Renton again | GALLERY

Birthday Dreams hosted the second Kids Ninja Warrior challenge at Hazen High…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

When it’s raining, turn to a gardening book | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti shares a list of gardening books by local authors.

When they want it bad enough

I wrote a few weeks ago about my youngest daughter matter-of-factly driving to Seattle for Comicon

  • Apr 1st, 2017

Renton police officer honored as Law Enforcement Officer of the Year

On March 23 Renton Police Officer Thaddeus Kerkhoff was honored as Law…

  • Apr 1st, 2017

Renton History Museum opens exhibits about race

Sorting Out Race uses popular culture with racial and ethnic imagery to open a conversation about identity and race. The exhibit opens March 20.

Renton resident wins $50,000 playing Powerball

Karen Guilbeault won $50,000 playing Powerball. She stopped by a Safeway in…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Kids warrior challenge returns to Hazen

Hazen High School will host second annual Kids Ninja Warrior Challenge from April 1-2.

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Tips for weeding as weather warms up | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Near the end of March there is one very important garden task…

Shawn Daly bids adieu to senior center after 36 years | SENIOR LIVING

After heading the Renton Senior Activity Center since 1981, Daly will retire next month.

Renton student recognized at poetry contest

Carrie Costello received honorable mention in Highline College’s 2017 Student Poetry Contest.

  • Mar 24th, 2017

RHS Multicultural Show 2017 | GALLERY

Renton shows of its talent and diversity at the annual Multicultural Show on March 17.

  • Mar 22nd, 2017