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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.

 

Anti-bullying event at the library

The event is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nov. 18 at Renton Library.

  • Nov 16, 2017

 

Highland Elementary School students become Salmon Heroes

The Environmental Science Center has been turning south King County students into environmental stewards through their hands-on field study program, Salmon Heroes, for more than… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

 

Annie Jr. performances next weekend

The Christian Youth Theater will be performing Annie Jr. on Friday, Nov. 17 and Saturday, Nov. 18.

If it’s a dry day, it’s time to mow and edge the lawn | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The second week of November is when gardeners need to take advantage of any dry days to make a final mowing and edging of the… Continue reading

parkrun opening date set

parkrun has been scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 18 at the Cedar River Trail

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)

Applications for scholarship program now accepted

Student athletes will be awarded $5,000 and eight finalists will each receive $1,000.

Calling all artists

4Culture’s Arc Artist Fellowship will provide $12,000 in unrestricted funding for individual artists.

Enrollment open for Renton Youth Symphony and Debut Orchestra

The orchestras meet at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays from September through April.

Kentridge Players shows begin Nov. 8

“Peter and the Starcatcher” begins at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Kentridge Performing Arts Center.

Trapped, with nowhere to go

Local mother and daughter recount the story of the Oct. 1 Las Vegas mass shooting.

‘American Made’ plot isn’t original, but worth your time | POINT OF REVIEW

“For lifting the curtains on some of the events that lead to the Iran-Contra affair, this movie is worthy of your time.”

  • Nov 3, 2017

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.

Halloween for the seniors and juniors

Preschoolers from Evergreen Academy Montessori Preschool celebrated Halloween Tuesday morning with senior residents at Spiritwood at Pine Lake, a Village Concepts retirement and assisted living… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

American Legion speech contest now until Nov. 3

The Renton American Legion Fred Hancock Post 19 is hosting a Constitutional Speech Contest. The Renton post qualification will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

The time might be right for bargain bulbs | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The fourth week of October is not too late to purchase bargain bulbs to plant this fall for spring blooms. If you see bins of… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Magician performs once a month at Renton restaurant

Tim Flynn performs the second Saturday of every month at Delancey’s on 3rd.

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.”

Renton Rotary members hand out dictionaries to third graders

The tradition of handing every third grader dictionaries began in 2005.

  • Oct 24, 2017