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Create better container gardens with these easy tips | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti shares five tips for creating better container gardens.

 

NBC’s “The Voice” contestant hosts concert on Friday

Siahna Im’s concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Carco Theater.

  • Feb 16th, 2017

 

Dads and daughters celebrate an early Valentine’s Day at dance | GALLERY

The annual Daddy Daughter Dance took place on Feb. 10 at Renton Community Center.

 

Renton schools participate in robotics championship | GALLERY

Nearly 1,000 youth competed in the FIRST LEGO League and FIRST Tech…

February Youth of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

Rotary Club of Renton selects their Youth of the Month for February.

It’s time for your husband to start mowing the lawn again | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti answers questions about when it’s the right time to mow the lawn and prune roses.

Irish quartet We Banjo 3 to perform in Kent

We Banjo 3, a virtuosic, innovative quartet from Galway, Ireland, joins The…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

How many does it take to make mashed potatoes? | Living with Gleigh

It’s a well-known fact that when under pressure, people will often flourish.

  • Feb 9th, 2017

The next generation of gardeners | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti shares three big trends driven by the interests of young Washington gardeners.

Detective plunges to raise awareness for Special Olympics

LeAnn Whitney is participating in the Seattle Polar Plunge for the fourth time this year.

How to save money | HOW TO ADULT

Ever struggled to save money and maintain a savings account? Here are some useful tips.

  • Feb 1st, 2017

January Teachers of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

Renton Rotary selects Teachers of the Month for January

Get a whiff of some great romantic rose options | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Gardeners, start your engines. Bare-root roses, trees, shrubs, strawberry plants and rhubarb…

8 year old gets wish of a lifetime

Zach Cezar, who underwent surgery for optic glioma, was surprised with a trip the NHL All-Star game.

Tips for gardening on ‘the dark side’ | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The end of January is when home and garden shows in the…

Renton High School student is collecting stuffed animals for local police departments

Toys aren’t just for play. They’re also a useful tool for law…

Relay for Life kicks off next week, Pima Medical hosts open house and other community news this week

Relay for Life Renton kickoff is Jan. 25 The American Cancer Society…

Renton students celebrate MLK Day | GALLERY

Students across RSD commemorated the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. last week.

Talbot Hill students elect new leaders | GALLERY

Talbot Hill Elementary MicroSociety inaugurated its newest set of student leaders last week.

Now is a good time to break your cabin fever | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti shares about two newly-introduced problem-solving shrubs for your garden.

January Youth of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

Rotary Club of Renton selectes their Youth of the Month for January.

Seed catalogs to inspire gardeners during the cold months ahead

Marianne Binetti shares three recommended seed catalogs for the local summer climate.

Renton 2017 New Year’s Day polar bear plunge

The water temperature was 41 degrees and the air was 32.

Top three New Year’s resolutions to improve your garden | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti shares three New Years resolution you can use for your garden.

December Teachers of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

Renton Rotary selects Teachers of the Month for December

‘Twas the week of Christmas in Marianne Binetti’s garden

This week, Marianne Binetti shares a Christmas-themed poem.

  • Dec 24th, 2016

Ringing the bells of giving back to the community

This bell-ringing Santa says that before prison, he used to be a taker, not a giver.

Building relationships one slice at a time

Officer Kerkhoff is building relationships with Renton High students through pizza and chit-chat.

How to water African violets correctly | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

Marianne Binetti answers questions about watering African violets and keeping poinsettias alive.

7-year-old’s video advances to national competition

PTA raising money to send “Reflections” program winner to Washington, D.C. for awards ceremony.

Students learn programming basics during ‘Hour of Code’

Schools across RSD participated in a program that taught students computer coding and programming.

Organization helps seniors prep homes for winter

Rebuilding Together Seattle helped repair three Renton residents’s homes in time for winter.

Hellebores are the perfect perennial for Western Washington | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

“Winter is here and so are the blooms on hellebore plants.”

Seahawks Safety Kam Chancellor collects toys for children in need

Chancellor brought his fifth annual toy drive to the Landing on Dec. 2.

PSE offers tips to stay warm, save energy

With low temperatures predicted in the 20s, it’s tempting to crank up the thermostat, but…

Teenage dancer pirouettes behind parents’s footsteps

Danil Zinovyev of Renton stars in Emerald Ballet Theater’s “The Nutcracker” as the Nutcracker.

Sheriff, county council unveil memorial for fallen deputies

Sixteen remembered and honored during Friday ceremony

Five things to know about poinsettia plants | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

‘Tis the season to gift someone a poinsettia plant, according to Marianne Binetti.

Promoting health and early literacy

Renton Pediatrics is giving their patients free books to promote early literacy.

  • Dec 4th, 2016

December Youth of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

Rotary Club of Renton has selected their Youth of the Month for December