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39 Renton residents graduated Aug. 17

The Kindering Center, a nonprofit early intervention center that serves children with…

 

Fruits, veggies and flowers oh my! | PHOTO GALLERY

Colorful scenes from Tuesday’s Farmers Market

 

Quiet, fashionable vengeance, a review of “Atomic Blonde” | Point of Review

By Nathan Box Rating: 3 Stars, STREAM! “Atomic Blonde” is about an…

  • Aug 20th, 2017

 

Survive the night, a review of “Detroit” | Point of Review

By Nathan Box Rating: 4 Stars, SHOWTIME! The film “Detroit” takes place…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Three dirt-cheap tips to save money in the garden | The Compleat Home Gardener

See Marianne Binetti Live: Marianne Binetti will speak at 11 a.m. Sunday,…

  • Aug 21st, 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

Seven eco-friendly back to school tips

As students begin a new school year, Republic Services is encouraging parents,…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Inking her way through Renton

Michelle Haley, Sacred Soul will attend the Seattle Tattoo Expo Aug. 18-20.

Audition for ‘12 Days of Christmas’

Renton civic Theatre is hosting auditions for men and women on Aug. 26-27.

  • Aug 13th, 2017

August is the month of laurels, larvae and lawn dye | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The middle of August provides a last chance to clip and trim…

Free summer meals for kids and teens

Meals are free and open to anyone 18 years or younger.

  • Aug 10th, 2017

Renton Youth Symphony Orchestra celebrates 30 years

The next program begins Sept. 11 and finishes with a concert at Caro Theatre on Dec. 17.

  • Aug 9th, 2017

National Night Out 2017 | VIDEO

Renton’s 10th annual National Night Out was held Aug. 1 at Tiffany…

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday

The 10th annual event is 4 to 7 p.m., Aug. 1 at Tiffany Park.

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Movie screening of “Fantastic Mr. Fox” on July 29

Seating opens 7 p.m. at Coalfield Park.

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Pima Medical Institute to host open house Aug. 1-3

The open house will be available 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Renton and Seattle campuses.

  • Jul 26th, 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 River Days 2017 | GALLERY

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

  • 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.

Advanced screening of episode three of ‘The Scottish Play’

The event is July 28 at the Carco Theatre in Renton

  • Jul 16th, 2017

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

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