Opinion

Thank you for your support, votes | LETTER

Thank you so much for your belief in me during this past election! Words really cannot express my gratitude for your support. We are truly… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2017

 

A monster of our own making | OUR CORNER

“We have to deal with a monster of our own making, and though it was born of reason, it has turned to madness.”

 

Don’t give in to the pressure of driving drowsy | GUEST COMMENTARY

Eleven years ago, a drowsy-driving car wreck left me with injuries that still challenge me today.

  • Nov 13, 2017

 

To my sea sisters — and families of veterans | OUR CORNER

To all of my sea sisters who are on this journey with me… thank you.

Renton Chamber of Commerce ‘makes a difference’ | LETTER

In the spirit of this Thanksgiving season, we want to give our sincere thanks for and to the Renton Chamber of Commerce. The Renton Chamber… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Elections are boring | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Nov. 03, 2017.

Who votes? | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Nov. 03, 2017.

10 reasons I’m voting for Diane Dobson | LETTER

Why am I voting for Diane Dobson? 1. I see her everywhere in our community. She is passionately involved in our community, the downtown core… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Armondo Pavone is a true team player | LETTER

During the past four years, Armondo Pavone has faithfully represented the citizens of Renton during his first-term on council and deserves to be re-elected for… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Diane Dobson ‘is not a politician, she is a true leader’ | LETTER

I grew up in Renton and went to school with Diane as kids. I moved to the south and came back after decades to find… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Jami Smith ‘will advocate for Renton’ | LETTER

Renton means a lot to me, and as a lifelong resident and business owner here, I want to see strong and balanced leadership guiding this… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Jami Smith is ‘an extremely well-qualified person’ | LETTER

I believe we need a change in Renton City Council Position No. 6 and that is why I am supporting Jami Smith. Jami Smith is… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

We are fortunate to have Ruth Perez on our City Council | LETTER

I am writing a letter of support for Ruth Perez for Renton City Council position 6. I contacted Ruth several months ago with a problem… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Wayfinding: Is it worth it? | GUEST COMMENTARY

By Jeffery Kelly (Guest Columnist) Before we had cell phones in our hands or GPS units were in our cars, there were paper maps, gas… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Alexa, where is the new headquarters? | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Oct. 27, 2017.

Grappling with education drama | COMMENTARY

When the legal battle on education funding returned to the state Supreme Court Oct. 17, the leader of Washington’s public school system was closely monitoring… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2017

‘I want to see Renton run by people who can work together’ | LETTER

I have lived here for years and plan to remain for years to come. Like many, I have noticed that Renton is growing rapidly, so… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Armondo Pavone ‘has our back’ | LETTER

You don’t have to turn on the news or read an article online to know that we are living in politically charged, turbulent times. This… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Diane Dobson is my ‘go to’ person | LETTER

I met up with Diane Dobson a few years ago. She is now my “go to” person when I have a situation out ofmy ability.… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Jami Smith is the only qualified candidate | LETTER

I have lived, owned a business, served in leadership and partnered with the city in our Renton community for many years. In this year’s elections,… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017