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Renton River Days 2017 | GALLERY

Performances, activities, games, animal petting zoo, art, food vendors, live music, and…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

 

Seattle Film Summit registration is now open

The Seattle Film Summit is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Dec. 10.

  • Jul 26th, 2017

 

Renton High School class of 1957 reunion scheduled for August

The 60th year reunion is a three-day celebration scheduled with the dinner at Aug. 26 at Emerald Downs.

  • Jul 25th, 2017

 

Online school supply drive for low-income Renton students

Donations will be accepted online from now through Aug. 15.

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Multicultural festival scheduled for September 22 and 23

The city of Renton, in partnership with the Mayor’s Inclusion Task Force…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Pima Medical students win national competition

Ashlyn Malmstrom and Jennifer Kieffer of Pima Medical won the national championship…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Bringing the circus act home to Renton

Wenatchee Youth Circus performer Olivia McPherson will be at Renton River Days.

Tend to the spring bloomer bulbs | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

July is when spring-blooming bulbs like daffodils and tulips are finally dormant,…

Birthday Dreams celebrates 5,000th birthday

Along with its milestone, the Renton non-profit celebrated five other children with June birthdays.

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Sophomore receives honorable mention in contest

Timothy Jenkins’ work will be on display at the Holocaust Center throughout the year.

  • Jul 12th, 2017

Advanced screening of episode three of ‘The Scottish Play’

The event is July 28 at the Carco Theatre in Renton

  • Jul 16th, 2017

Pocket Gardens and Problem Solving Plants

Here are some garden tips on creating small space gardens and plants for problem areas.

  • Jul 9th, 2017

NY Dog Film Festival comes to Renton

The festival is scheduled for July 9 at Carco Theater.

  • Jul 6th, 2017

King County Fair opens four-day run July 13

This will be the 155th annual production of the King County Fair.

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Yet another Fabulous Fourth | GALLERY

Thousands flocked to Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park to celebrate a sunny…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Fabulous Fourth of July celebration is Tuesday

Events at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park will start 9 a.m. with the fireworks display at 10 p.m.

  • Jul 3rd, 2017

Following the bird dance to Renton | PIPPIMAMMA

Carolyn Ossiorio chats with Michael Christ, CEO of SECO Development.

Renton Community Foundation to host forum on intergenerational poverty

The forum, hosted with the State Department of Social and Human Services, is scheduled for June 30.

  • Jun 28th, 2017

‘Wind sailing’ rarely the way to save a tree

“There is no scientific evidence that wind sailing makes a tree safer.”

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Renton High student selected to be part of LEAP

Anson Huang was selected among eight other students from across the state to LEAP by WIAA.

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Exchange program brings cultural understanding

Across Washington, high school seniors are celebrating their graduation while other students…

Vera Risdon: The name behind the school, the voice behind the music

The longtime Renton educator is hosting an instrument drive for the upcoming Risdon Middle School.

Best presents for dads and grads | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

“Here’s an annual review of some of the best new products for Dad’s, grads and anyone that is ready to upgrade their garden maintenance tools.”

WearBlueFriday is June 16

The event by HealthPoint aims to raise awareness about Men’s Health Month.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Area veterans join 28th annual Flag Day Celebration

Veterans from throughout King County attended the 28th annual Flag Day Celebration…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Secondary Learning Center Class of 2017 | GALLERY

Secondary Learning Center graduation was Monday, June 12 at Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Liberty High School Class of 2017 | GALLERY

Liberty High School graduation was Monday, June 12 at Safeco Field.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Renton Community Foundation award scholarships to 24 students

The foundation awarded more than $76,000 in scholarships.

  • Jun 11th, 2017

Best new plants for lazy gardeners | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The second week of June is time to celebrate all the best…

Local teacher receives state VFW award

Gina Lindberg-Blatterman from Renton was honored with the award.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Zone 3 Explorers gear up for regional competition

Zone 3 Explorers is a program for young adults and is designed to train them to work in the fire service.

The Surrogates: Life, only better? | POINT OF REVIEW

“Is living through a surrogate still living? Is living through a surrogate still human?”

Interfaith conversations continues at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

Conversations about Native American spirituality are set for June 7 and 14.

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Red Cross urges everyone to get trained during National CPR/AED Awareness Week

Sudden cardiac arrest claims thousands of lives every year; knowing what to do can help save lives

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

C.A.S.T. for Kids fishing event is June 3

The annual Fishing Kids event by C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation is Saturday,…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

How to grow clematis this summer | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The beginning of June is the season for clematis, queen of the vines.

Rampathon made its way to Renton

Four recipients had ramps built for them so they could safely enter and exit their homes.

  • May 29th, 2017

Time to get snippy with those late bloomers | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Learn more about growing clematis, hydrangeas and other summer bloomers at 10…

  • May 28th, 2017

Annual lemonade stand to benefit cancer research

Antonio’s Grand Lemonade Stand is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 3 at Cascade Elementary School.

  • May 27th, 2017

Renton Park elementary students to perform Lion King

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

  • May 26th, 2017