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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

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.