Leah Abraham

First Renton Comic-Con gathers over 800 | GALLERY

First Renton Comic-Con gathers over 800 | GALLERY

Over 800 attended Renton’s first comic book convention Oct. 28-30 at Red Lion Hotel.

First Renton Comic-Con gathers over 800 | GALLERY
When it’s rainy, gray and gloomy, the trampoline remains empty. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)

Cloudy and (likely) rainy weekend | WEEKEND WEATHER

It’s going to be a cloudy Saturday, with likely showers. High of 58 and low of 46.

When it’s rainy, gray and gloomy, the trampoline remains empty. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)
According to Brett Crueger

A strange year to teach civics

How do you teach high schoolers about government and politics during the current election cycle? According to Hazen High School civics teacher Brett Crueger, it's a challenge.

According to Brett Crueger
Kim Beaton works on “Brienne” the dragon Tuesday in preparation for this weekend’s first-ever Renton City Comic Convention.

Time to get geeky at inaugural ‘RenCon’ convention this weekend

Renton City Comic Convention is Oct. 28-30 at Red Lion Hotel.

Kim Beaton works on “Brienne” the dragon Tuesday in preparation for this weekend’s first-ever Renton City Comic Convention.
Kim Beaton works on “Brienne” the dragon Tuesday in preparation for this weekend’s first-ever Renton City Comic Convention.

Time to get geeky at inaugural ‘RenCon’ convention this weekend

Renton City Comic Convention is Oct. 28-30 at Red Lion Hotel.

Kim Beaton works on “Brienne” the dragon Tuesday in preparation for this weekend’s first-ever Renton City Comic Convention.
If you can’t tell by the changing leaves and chilly weather – it is autumn. A photographer snaps a photo of a couple standing underneath the red and orange hues.

Cloudy with likely rain | WEEKEND WEATHER

The National Weather Service is calling for a mostly cloudy Saturday with a 20 percent chance of rain. High near 61 and low around 50.

If you can’t tell by the changing leaves and chilly weather – it is autumn. A photographer snaps a photo of a couple standing underneath the red and orange hues.
If you can’t tell by the changing leaves and chilly weather – it is autumn. A photographer snaps a photo of a couple standing underneath the red and orange hues.

Cloudy with likely rain | WEEKEND WEATHER

The National Weather Service is calling for a mostly cloudy Saturday with a 20 percent chance of rain. High near 61 and low around 50.

If you can’t tell by the changing leaves and chilly weather – it is autumn. A photographer snaps a photo of a couple standing underneath the red and orange hues.
The Pacific Sound Chorus performs at the Sweet Adelines International Chorus competition.

Renton resident carries a tune to international competition

The chorus, with members from all of over the Puget Sound area, were in Las Vegas earlier this week to perform in the Harmony Classic division of the Sweet Adelines International chorus competition.

The Pacific Sound Chorus performs at the Sweet Adelines International Chorus competition.
The Pacific Sound Chorus performs at the Sweet Adelines International Chorus competition.

Renton resident carries a tune to international competition

The chorus, with members from all of over the Puget Sound area, were in Las Vegas earlier this week to perform in the Harmony Classic division of the Sweet Adelines International chorus competition.

The Pacific Sound Chorus performs at the Sweet Adelines International Chorus competition.
Renton School District board appointed Damien Pattenaude as the next superintendent at the Oct. 12 school board meeting.

Pattenaude determined to listen to student voices as superintendent

Renton-bred Damien Pattenaude, who was appointed by the school board to be the next superintendent, said he wants to "listen to student voices so that [they] can understand what decisions are being made."

Renton School District board appointed Damien Pattenaude as the next superintendent at the Oct. 12 school board meeting.
Renton School District board appointed Damien Pattenaude as the next superintendent at the Oct. 12 school board meeting.

Pattenaude determined to listen to student voices as superintendent

Renton-bred Damien Pattenaude, who was appointed by the school board to be the next superintendent, said he wants to "listen to student voices so that [they] can understand what decisions are being made."

Renton School District board appointed Damien Pattenaude as the next superintendent at the Oct. 12 school board meeting.

Food fight ends in fisticuffs at 7-Eleven | POLICE BLOTTER

This week's police blotter includes a food fight that escalated quickly, an Amazon package thievery and the case of the missing musical instruments.

Food fight ends in fisticuffs at 7-Eleven | POLICE BLOTTER

This week's police blotter includes a food fight that escalated quickly, an Amazon package thievery and the case of the missing musical instruments.

“Remarkable

New book tells story of historic Boeing 737 jetliner

"Remarkable: the Story of the Boeing 737" tells the story of the historic jetliner in a 100-page coffee table book that includes original Boeing photography and text written by Carrie Kipp Howard.

“Remarkable
“Remarkable

New book tells story of historic Boeing 737 jetliner

"Remarkable: the Story of the Boeing 737" tells the story of the historic jetliner in a 100-page coffee table book that includes original Boeing photography and text written by Carrie Kipp Howard.

“Remarkable
Members of St. Anthony Parish in Renton helped build and help maintain this school in Haiti. The parish is raising money to send to the island nation following the devastating hurricane that hit this past weekend.

Local church with connection to Haiti collecting money, relief supplies

St. Anthony Catholic Parish has been collecting donations during mass to support their sister parish and school in Haiti.

Members of St. Anthony Parish in Renton helped build and help maintain this school in Haiti. The parish is raising money to send to the island nation following the devastating hurricane that hit this past weekend.
Members of St. Anthony Parish in Renton helped build and help maintain this school in Haiti. The parish is raising money to send to the island nation following the devastating hurricane that hit this past weekend.

Local church with connection to Haiti collecting money, relief supplies

St. Anthony Catholic Parish has been collecting donations during mass to support their sister parish and school in Haiti.

Members of St. Anthony Parish in Renton helped build and help maintain this school in Haiti. The parish is raising money to send to the island nation following the devastating hurricane that hit this past weekend.
Lois Babbitt’s granddaughters

Stormy weekend with high wind advisory | WEEKEND WEATHER

The National Weather is calling for a rainy Saturday, with a high wind advisory. High near 61 and low around 52.

Lois Babbitt’s granddaughters
Lois Babbitt’s granddaughters

Stormy weekend with high wind advisory | WEEKEND WEATHER

The National Weather is calling for a rainy Saturday, with a high wind advisory. High near 61 and low around 52.

Lois Babbitt’s granddaughters
Renton School District board appointed Damien Pattenaude as the next superintendent at the Oct. 12 school board meeting.

School board appoints Damien Pattenaude as next superintendent

Damien Pattenaude, who currently serves as the assistant superintendent of learning and teaching for the district, will take over interim Superintendent Dr. Art Jarvis's position July 1, 2017.

Renton School District board appointed Damien Pattenaude as the next superintendent at the Oct. 12 school board meeting.