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Seattle Philharmonic Orchestra at IKEA Perfoming Arts Center Sunday

The performance starts 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22.

  • Oct 21st, 2017

 

Holiday Bazaar scheduled for Friday and Saturday

The American Legion Auxiliary Fred Hancock Unit #19 is hosting a bazaar fundraiser from 9 a.m.to 5 p.m., Oct. 20-21.

  • Oct 20th, 2017

 

Skyway VFW encourages students to participate in essay contest

Prizes and scholarships are awarded at a post, district, state and national level.

 

Renton resident wins national beauty pageant crown

Alena Walker of Renton won the Miss American Beauties National title for…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Renton Community Foundation accepting nominations

Starting Oct. 23, the foundation will accept nominations for the League of Extraordinary Givers awards.

  • Oct 18th, 2017

‘I Love the Cedar River’ open house is Thursday

The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m., Oct. 19 at Lake Wilderness Lodge

  • Oct 16th, 2017

October Teachers of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

As part of their commitment to education, and to celebrate teachers in…

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Bark in the Park | GALLERY

It was canine heaven at the Cedar River Dog Park last Saturday,…

  • Oct 10th, 2017

Renton teen helps RPD reunite lost toddler to family

Tania Avila, sophomore at Renton High School, received a letter of appreciation from Renton Police Department.

Using underwear to examine women’s history

Do you have one of grandma’s girdles laying around somewhere, or your great-aunt Betty’s bustle? The White River Valley Museum is putting out the call for all sorts fashion items and accessories to be displayed in their upcoming exhibit, “Suffer for Beauty: Women’s History Revealed by Undergarments.”

Tend to your tulips now to ensure a colorful spring garden

“The first week of October is a good time to invest in a beautiful spring.”

Tasveer South Asian Film Festival comes to Renton

The events set for Renton will begin at noon on Saturday, Oct. 14 at Carco Theatre.

  • Oct 6th, 2017

Kent Downtown Partnership celebrates 25th anniversary

The Kent Downtown Partnership (KDP) hosts an open house to celebrate its…

  • Oct 5th, 2017

October Youth of the Month | RENTON ROTARY

The award is given to students with leadership abilities, a good GPA, and who participate in activities and volunteer.

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Women of the Year to be celebrated Oct. 13

The selection will be made on Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. at the Renton Chamber of Commerce.

  • Sep 28th, 2017

DISASTER 101: How to prepare for disasters year-round

September was designated as “Ready in Renton” month.

Liberty High School students named national merit semi-finalists

Siri Christopherson, Christina Tuttle and William Wick of Liberty High Schools were…

  • Sep 25th, 2017

Gear up for end-of-September, fall gardening | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The end of September is the time to make plans to protect your plants for the winter.

Local artist creates outdoor gallery

Adrienne La Faye installed the gallery on the alley wall of Smoking Monkey Pizza.

Renton Unity March on Sept. 28

The march will begin 3 p.m. at Piazza Park.

  • Sep 21st, 2017

Local organizations present We are History Keepers workshop

The Greater Kent Historical Society, the Ethnic Heritage Council and the University…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Renton-based sculptor to host artist talk in Newcastle, Bellevue

Humaira Abid is leading a discussion on her work that focuses on the theme “Searching for Home.”

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Salvation Army now accepting holiday assistance applications

Applications can be submitted at The Salvation Army Corps (Church), 720 S Tobin St.

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Clothing drive benefiting Kentridge High School swim is Sept. 30

Donations can be dropped off between 9 a.m. and noon at the school, 12430 SE 208th St, Kent.

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Register for PICC’s Walk for the Babies

Pediatric Interim Care Center is seeking participants and donors for its annual…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Dog paddle with dogs | GALLERY

The Henry Moses Aquatic Center was closed for humans this weekend for…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Auditions for “The Twelve Days of Christmas” musical on Sept. 24

Open roles include four men between ages 16 and 60, and one woman between ages 20 and 40.

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Hazen freshman’s dream is to perform anthem for Seahawks

Lena Hou has been performing the National Anthem in front of audiences since she was 9 years old.

Secrets for the lazy gardener | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

The third week of September is the time to fertilize the lawn,…

Renton grad serves on Navy warship

Petty Officer 2nd Class Joshua Apostol, a 2010 Renton High School graduate,…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Evergreen City Ballet to host “Elevate” Oct. 6-7.

The show showcases the choreography of ECB’s performance division dancers and faculty.

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Renton students named National Merit Scholar semifinalists

Hazen High School senior Sarah Hartley and Lindbergh High School senior Ryan…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Renton Community Foundation to host a local fundraising day

“Under One Roof” community campaign on Sept. 21.

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Painting a different picture of battling addiction

Local painting company teaches recovering addicts trade skills; in turn, recoverees gave back to Battlefield Addiction, a local non-profit support group for the families of addicts.

Pop-Up Downtown is Sept. 15-17

In its second year, the event will span for three days and will include various local artists, vendors and entertainment.

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Holiday bazaar fundraiser coming soon

The American Legion Auxiliary Fred Hancock Unit #19 is hosting their fundraiser from Oct. 20 to 21.

  • Sep 11th, 2017

RenCon: The return of the geekdom

The convention, a celebration of everything geeky and nerdy, is Sept. 16-17.

Golf tournament helps raise money for addiction rehab

Aaron Adair Memorial Foundation is hosting the tournament on Sept. 9 at Lake Wilderness Golf Course.

Pet adoption event to make room for incoming Texas dogs

The event will take place 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept 8-9 at Scalawaggles Pet Rescue.

  • Sep 6th, 2017

English fête on Sept. 9

The event will include carnival games, live music, silent auction, and traditional English foods.

  • Sep 6th, 2017