Leah Abraham

2016 Ivar’s Clam Lights | GALLERY

2016 Ivar’s Clam Lights | GALLERY

Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park lit up the dark sky on Dec. 2 at the annual Ivar’s Clam Lights.

2016 Ivar’s Clam Lights | GALLERY
Hazen jazz band releases album online

Hazen jazz band releases album online

Proceeds from sale of five-song recording will benefit marching band

Hazen jazz band releases album online
Potential snow showers ahead | WEEKEND WEATHER

Potential snow showers ahead | WEEKEND WEATHER

The National Weather Service is calling for likely snow showers on Sunday and Monday.

Potential snow showers ahead | WEEKEND WEATHER
From the dojo to the spotlight

From the dojo to the spotlight

Karate teacher Andrew Ratliff stars in the new feature-length movie “Loss.”

From the dojo to the spotlight
The Cedar River Trail rarely disappoints in providing a breath-taking view. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)

Bundle up for Downtown Tree Lighting | WEEKEND WEATHER

It’s going to be a cloudy Saturday with likely rain. High near 49 and low around 40.

The Cedar River Trail rarely disappoints in providing a breath-taking view. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)
Renton food banks facing steep shortages

Renton food banks facing steep shortages

Increase in need and a decrease in donations and volunteers create a crisis among aid agencies.

Renton food banks facing steep shortages

Bomb threat at King County Dispatch Center | POLICE BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

President Obama responds to Renton teen’s letter

President Obama responds to Renton teen’s letter

Thomas Tran’s environmental concerns resonated with the president

President Obama responds to Renton teen’s letter
Liberty girls win state swimming championship

Liberty girls win state swimming championship

Abby Russell and Belle Wong bring home individual titles.

Liberty girls win state swimming championship
Renton High students walk out in protest of presidential election

Renton High students walk out in protest of presidential election

Nearly 200 Renton High School students walked to City Hall in protest of election results on Monday.

Renton High students walk out in protest of presidential election
Veteran couple transforming horse farm into therapy for fellow vets with PTSD | UPDATED with contact info

Veteran couple transforming horse farm into therapy for fellow vets with PTSD | UPDATED with contact info

Studies have shown that horse therapy can help with communication, confidence and decrease isolation

Veteran couple transforming horse farm into therapy for fellow vets with PTSD | UPDATED with contact info
Cloudy with chances of showers | WEEKEND WEATHER

Cloudy with chances of showers | WEEKEND WEATHER

It’s going to be a mostly cloudy Saturday with a 30 percent chance of showers.

Cloudy with chances of showers | WEEKEND WEATHER
Holiday festivities begin with Small Business Saturday

Holiday festivities begin with Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday and Downtown Tree Lighting is Nov. 26, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Holiday festivities begin with Small Business Saturday
Cerebral palsy has nothing on this published author

Cerebral palsy has nothing on this published author

Despite her cerebral palsy, Megan Hickerson chases her dream of being an author.

Cerebral palsy has nothing on this published author
What is Section 8?

What is Section 8?

Recent headlines about Section 8 have dominated local news. But what is Section 8?

What is Section 8?
A strange year to teach civics

A strange year to teach civics

Brett Crueger, civics teacher, says this year’s presidential election has been challenging to teach.

A strange year to teach civics
Teen pop star releases second, personal album

Teen pop star releases second, personal album

Kaedyn Kashmir, 16, recently released her second album “Coming Home.”

Teen pop star releases second, personal album
Expect weekend showers | WEEKEND WEATHER

Expect weekend showers | WEEKEND WEATHER

The National Weather Service is calling for a rainy Saturday with high near 60 and low around 51.

Expect weekend showers | WEEKEND WEATHER
10th grader educates leaders on power of data

10th grader educates leaders on power of data

Jennifer Fernandez, sophomore at Renton Prep, copresented about power of data at STEM Summit 4.0.

10th grader educates leaders on power of data
New tenants sprouting at Cortona building

New tenants sprouting at Cortona building

Small businesses Urban Sprouts and Griot Gallery make Cortona building their new home.

New tenants sprouting at Cortona building