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                                City staff cut the ribbon in front of the facility.

Kirkland celebrates new parks maintenance facility

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Dec. 9.

 

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                                Construction workers at one of the sites.

Finn Hill, Highlands projects to provide safer routes around Kirkland schools

Both are part of Kirkland’s safer routes to school plan.

 

Participants at a previous 12K’s of Christmas event. Photo courtesy of Snohomish Running Company

Holiday 12K returning to Kirkland Dec. 15

The event begins and ends at Marina Park.

 

Exterior of Kirkland City Hall. Photo courtesy city of Kirkland

Kirkland council discusses transportation connections

Council and city staff are finalizing a citywide transportation connections map.

Exterior of Kirkland City Hall. Photo courtesy city of Kirkland

Winterfest returns to Kirkland Dec. 7

The traditional event, put on by the city and the downtown association, lasts from 3 to 6 p.m.

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                                Kids sledding earlier this year.

How is Kirkland preparing for winter weather?

At its Nov. 6 meeting, city council received an updated on the 2019-20 snow plan.

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                                Kids sledding earlier this year.
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                                Kirkland Urban entrance.

Kirkland Urban puts on first winter festival

Festival dates are every Saturday from Nov. 30 to Dec. 21.

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                                Kirkland Urban entrance.

‘I live in a world of imagination’: Kenmore’s Castle brings Celtic Christmas revelry to Kirkland

The annual event — by now a tradition for many Washington cities — returns to the Kirkland Performance Center in December.

Kirkland reviews mid-biennial budget

The city’s financial status was checked in on at council’s Nov. 6 study session.

As part of construction, the chapel at Northwest University will get some additions. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Kirkland approves Northwest University’s 20-year master plan

The master plan proposes about 364,910 square feet of building and parking improvements.

As part of construction, the chapel at Northwest University will get some additions. Blake Peterson/staff photo
Exterior of Kirkland Police Department. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Kirkland police, other departments awarded grant

The North Sound RADAR Navigator program received $80,000 for mental health professional services.

Exterior of Kirkland Police Department. Blake Peterson/staff photo
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                                Exterior of Kirkland’s Fire Station 27.

Council approves Kirkland’s share of NORCOM budget

NORCOM provides emergency dispatch services in northeastern King County.

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                                Exterior of Kirkland’s Fire Station 27.

Hopelink’s Turkey Trot coming to Kirkland Nov. 24

This is the 19th Turkey Trot the nonprofit has hosted in Kirkland.

Kirkland Performance Center shares report with council

Jeff Lockhart, the center’s executive director, gave a presentation at the Oct. 15 meeting.

Anko opens doors at new Kirkland location

The retail chain can also be found in Lynnwood, Bellevue, Mill Creek and Burien.

Photo courtesy of Jeremy Stone
                                From left to right: performers Bo Mendez, Rebecca Garcia, Mikaela Romero and Denny Le at a previous Rise Up show.

The community values of Rise Up

The ‘Hamilton’ tribute band credits effortless chemistry and enthusiasm as key parts of its success.

Photo courtesy of Jeremy Stone
                                From left to right: performers Bo Mendez, Rebecca Garcia, Mikaela Romero and Denny Le at a previous Rise Up show.
Exterior of Kirkland City Hall. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Kirkland council moves forward with proposed stormwater facility project

The study resulting from the council’s decision will begin in early 2020.

Exterior of Kirkland City Hall. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Zombie Wine Walk coming to Kirkland this week

The event is put on by the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce and Kirkland Downtown Association.

Bombaii Cutters of Kirkland continues a Halloween tradition

The community staple has been putting on the contest for several years.

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                                132nd Square Park.

Kirkland council contemplates progress on 132d Park project

The project has been under discussion since 2015.

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                                132nd Square Park.