<p>Neil Ostroff stands on one of the newly constructed bridges at Big Finn Hill Park. AARON KUNKLER/Kirkland Reporter </p> -

County steps up to make two north Kirkland parks more accessable

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 10:23AM

The King County Parks Department has been working since late July in Big Finn Hill and Denny Parks in north Kirkland to restore trails and create new bridges, which frequent park-goers say will greatly increase accessibility within the 46-acre park.

Freiheit & Ho Architects in Kirkland adds new employees

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 10:15PM

Freiheit & Ho Architects in Kirkland announced the hiring of five new employees. Mike Miranda, LEED AP BD+C was hired as a project manager, Rae Hauff, Joshua Thomas and Wilbur Holt are architectural designers, and Nellie Im is an interior designer.

More than 30 game designers from Kirkland college participate in PAX West event

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 2:18PM

Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) in Kirkkand has more than 30 Digital Gaming and Media students putting the final touches on games to exhibit in booth No. 6219 at PAX West. PAX West, one of the largest gaming events in North America, will be held at Washington State Convention Center Sept. 2-5.

Art Commission to host Cross Kirkland Corridor arts integration plan meeting

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 10:30AM

The Kirkland Cultural Arts Commission invites residents to review and comment on the draft Cross Kirkland Corridor Art Integration Plan from 6-7:30 p.m. on Aug. 30 in the Council Chambers of City Hall. The commission will share what they have learned from previous outreach sessions and how it has shaped the plan and vision for art on the Cross Kirkland Corridor.

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Have you met my adorable sherpas? Here they are. Otherwise known as (a couple of..) my children.  Look more closely at their backpacks and you'll discover why  I call this my 'good twin/bad twin' photo.  One has her pack properly loaded and wears it tightly to her back with the bottom a few inches above...

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