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  • May 30, 2008

OUT & ABOUT

Calendar Submissions

  • May 30, 2008

OUT & ABOUT

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  • May 30, 2008

OUT AND ABOUT

Calendar Submissions

  • May 30, 2008

OUT & ABOUT

Calendar Submissions

  • May 30, 2008

OUT & ABOUT

Calendar Submissions

  • May 30, 2008
Members of the Renton delegation to Nishiwaki

My visit to Nishiwaki: Creating a lifetime of memories, friendships

(Editor’s note: The Renton Reporter asked City Council member Randy Corman to write about his experience on an exchange to Nishiwaki, Japan, with a delegation from Renton.

  • May 30, 2008
Members of the Renton delegation to Nishiwaki
Felicia Sumareh gets a high-five from her foster son

Mom is no longer sidelined

Until recently, Felicia Sumareh of Fairwood could only do one thing when she took her five children to a roller rink or amusement park: watch.

  • May 30, 2008
Felicia Sumareh gets a high-five from her foster son
Meggie von Haartman of Renton sips wine at a tasting at All Things Wine in the Renton Highlands.

Swirling delights

Until about 10 months ago, when Jesse Parker wanted a good bottle of wine, he headed out of town, usually to Redmond. Parker’s wine commute shortened when All Things Wine opened in the Highlands in July. The 75-year-old Highlands resident is now just a 20-minute walk from a good bottle of wine.

  • May 30, 2008
Meggie von Haartman of Renton sips wine at a tasting at All Things Wine in the Renton Highlands.
Bambi Jilek gets ready for a qualifying race in her 1982 Mazda RX-7 in a recent International Race Drivers Club (IRDC) event at Pacific Raceways in Kent.

Bambi is addicted to speed on wheels

The distant revving of engines comes first, then roaring and popping as the cars zoom down the paved track on a recent Sunday at Pacific Raceways, buzzing like a drone of angry bees. In the midst of this horde is No. 48, a 1982 bright blue Mazda RX-7 driven by Bambi Jilek of Renton.

  • May 30, 2008
Bambi Jilek gets ready for a qualifying race in her 1982 Mazda RX-7 in a recent International Race Drivers Club (IRDC) event at Pacific Raceways in Kent.
Erik Eagleson and Amy Hicks star in StoryBook Theater’s production of “Cinderella.” The play runs today (Saturday) and Sunday at the Carco Theatre

‘Cinderella’

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  • May 17, 2008
Erik Eagleson and Amy Hicks star in StoryBook Theater’s production of “Cinderella.” The play runs today (Saturday) and Sunday at the Carco Theatre
Orenda Ayashe of Renton will exhibit her art at Carco Theatre through June 14. The painting shown here is called “I Am Sand

‘I A Sand’

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  • May 7, 2008
Orenda Ayashe of Renton will exhibit her art at Carco Theatre through June 14. The painting shown here is called “I Am Sand
Haben Abraham

Talented 10-year-old to perform on ‘Maury’

Haben Abraham of the Renton Highlands likes singing so much that her father says she used to sing “Happy Birthday” to herself.

  • May 3, 2008
Haben Abraham
The Dead Clown is the central character of the production
The Dead Clown is the central character of the production
Renton Civic Theater will present “Steel Magnolias

‘Steel Magnolias’ is more than just a chick play

“Steel Magnolias” is a chick flick, and the play from which the movie was adapted is a chick play.

  • Apr 19, 2008
Renton Civic Theater will present “Steel Magnolias
Leilani Aileene Saper and Brandon Petty star in the Seattle Shakespeare Company’s traveling production of “Romeo and Juliet.” The show comes to Auburn 7:30 p.m. April 18 at the Auburn Performing Arts Center

‘Romeo and Juliet’

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  • Apr 12, 2008
Leilani Aileene Saper and Brandon Petty star in the Seattle Shakespeare Company’s traveling production of “Romeo and Juliet.” The show comes to Auburn 7:30 p.m. April 18 at the Auburn Performing Arts Center
The Evergreen City Ballet will present “Swan Lake

‘Swan Lake’

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  • Apr 7, 2008
The Evergreen City Ballet will present “Swan Lake
The Renton Civic Theatre will present “Steel Magnolias” April 11-27 at the theater

‘Steel Magnolias’

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  • Mar 29, 2008
The Renton Civic Theatre will present “Steel Magnolias” April 11-27 at the theater