Life

Evergreen City Ballet’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’ starts April 27

Performances will run from April 27 through 29 at Meydenbauer Theatre in Bellevue.

  • Apr 12, 2018

Past the gushing, gruesome details ‘The Trauma Cleaner’ is worth a read

Wash your hands thoroughly. That’s good advice, no matter where you are. At the risk of sounding germophobic, you never know what lurked on that… Continue reading

Watch Bollywood movie ‘Padmaavat’ at the Renton Library

The Hindi movie is scheduled to screen from 1:15 - 4:30 p.m. on April 28.

  • Apr 11, 2018

Hilarious, fact-based tales; not suitable for the squeamish

Disconnection could be a problem, as you’ll see in “They Lost Their Heads!” by Carlyn Beccia.

Grow these five plants for great taste, good health

“It is time to plant cool season crops like peas, radishes, cabbage and lettuce but only if your soil is ‘ready to be worked.’”

Author Kim O’Donnel to host event at Renton Library

The event is scheduled from 2 to 3 p.m. on April 22. O’Donnel will conduct cooking demonstrations and tasting.

  • Apr 8, 2018

Seahawks 12K Run at The Landing is April 15

Proceeds from this year’s run will benefit Pete Carroll’s “A Better Seattle” initiative.

  • Apr 7, 2018

‘Spamalot’ opens May 2 at Kentridge High

Shows will run Wednesday to Saturday at 7 p.m. along with a 2 p.m. matinée on Saturdays.

  • Apr 6, 2018

Alzheimer’s caregiver support group in Renton

Meetings are held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month at Valley Medical Arts Center.

  • Apr 5, 2018

Celebrating past commanders and presidents

American Legion Fred Hancock Post and Unit No. 19 celebrated past commanders and presidents at a luncheon March 17.

  • Apr 4, 2018

‘They Lost Their Heads’ should help answer your questions

Your neck bone’s connected to your back bone. And that’s a good thing. You want to be the most together person around, in more ways… Continue reading

Become a global family with AFS-USA

Local families in Renton can help bridge the gap by sharing their homes with exchange students.

  • Apr 2, 2018

Hustle to Fight Homelessness with the Seahawks

Elysian Brewing, Seattle Seahawks and Plymouth Housing Group are teaming up for a donation drive to tackle homelessness.

Diabetes is seventh leading cause of death in Washington state

In Washington state, about two million adults are thought to have prediabetes.

  • Mar 28, 2018

Sometimes to have faith, all you need is to believe

Today, you are feeling secure. The world’s woes don’t worry you this day. You know that you’ll want for nothing and that everything will turn… Continue reading

If you could turn back time, would you?

Terri Schlichenmeyer reviews “As You Wish” by Jude Deveraux.

Photo by Leah Abraham

Younger students feel power of Girls on the Run

The program encourages students to be active and gain confidence.

Photo by Leah Abraham

State Parks announces two free days in April

No Discover Pass needed April 14 and 22.

  • Mar 24, 2018

Alzheimer’s Association is looking for volunteers

The group provides a consistent and caring space for caregivers to learn, share and gain support from others.

Maplewood Heights first grader Jalen and his family made the trip to Fain’s Olympia office to deliver the art piece. COURTESY PHOTO

Student art from Maplewood Heights Elementary featured in state Capitol

Students created the piece titled “Spreading Our Wings in First Grade” using watercolor paper, sharpies, gel pens and colored pencils.

  • Mar 22, 2018
Maplewood Heights first grader Jalen and his family made the trip to Fain’s Olympia office to deliver the art piece. COURTESY PHOTO