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Kirkland’s Yee graduates from basic military training

Yee graduated from Lake Washington High School in June.

  • Nov 14, 2019

 

Photo courtesy of Sharon Sherrard
                                KIN’s annual Alternative Gift Fair will take place Nov. 16 at Peter Kirk Community Center from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Kirkland Interfaith Network to host annual Alternative Gift Fair

The gift fair will take place on Nov. 16.

 

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                                Kimani Troy Iba as Gherardo in Gianni Schicchi, alongside Libby Donald.

Kirkland opera singer stars in Puccini comic masterpiece

Tenor Kimani Troy Iba performs as Gherardo in “Gianni Schicchi” with Vancouver’s Opera Mariposa.

 

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland to screen story of Korematsu

Attorney General Bob Ferguson will present at Meaningful Movies on Nov. 15.

  • Nov 6, 2019

Hopelink’s Turkey Trot coming to Kirkland Nov. 24

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

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                                Booker T. Jones comes to KPC Nov. 8.

Music legends coming to Kirkland Performance Center

Booker T. Jones and Micky Dolenz are two of KPC’s most anticipated November shows.

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                                Booker T. Jones comes to KPC Nov. 8.
A campaign was recently started by the city. Photo courtesy city of Kirkland

Yellow flags draw attention to poop problems in Kirkland parks

The city recently started a campaign to draw attention to spotty dog poop pick-up in local parks.

  • Nov 2, 2019
A campaign was recently started by the city. Photo courtesy city of Kirkland

Set up healthy habits now for a successful school year

Tips for parents whose kids are now back in school.

  • Nov 1, 2019

Staying fit through the holidays

It is possible to train yourself to exercise as part of who you are.

  • Nov 1, 2019
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                                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.
Spectators gather for Redmond’s traditional “Thrill the World” event. Photo courtesy of Jessica Morgan/Redmond Town Center

Eastside Halloween roundup

Family-friendly seasonal events throughout the Eastside.

  • Oct 25, 2019
Spectators gather for Redmond’s traditional “Thrill the World” event. Photo courtesy of Jessica Morgan/Redmond Town Center

Zombie Wine Walk coming to Kirkland this week

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

Children get hands on at Truck-a-Palooza at Kirkland City Hall

For two hours last weekend, children were able to interact with a variety of vehicles, from garbage trucks to emergency response rigs.

Youth-oriented “Spooktacular” event is coming to Kirkland Oct. 25

The program “emphasizes kookiness over spookiness.”

  • Oct 16, 2019

Fall back into a healthier you

A monthly column by an Eastside naturopathic doctor.

  • Oct 4, 2019

High School Nation makes a stop in Kirkland

High School Nation treated Juanita students to a two-hour music festival Sept. 13.

Jolene Messmer, a loan consultant at Caliber Home Loans, walks the runway at the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce’s sustainable fashion show on Sept. 12. Madison Miller/staff photo

Kirkland chamber host fashion show fundraiser

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce celebrates Sustainable September with fashion show.

Jolene Messmer, a loan consultant at Caliber Home Loans, walks the runway at the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce’s sustainable fashion show on Sept. 12. Madison Miller/staff photo
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                                Eastside Welcoming Week will be hosting over 30 events to support diverse communities and build relationships among neighbors from Sept. 13 -22.

Eastside cities join together to celebrate Welcoming Week

Eastside Welcoming Week to take place Sept. 13-22.

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                                Eastside Welcoming Week will be hosting over 30 events to support diverse communities and build relationships among neighbors from Sept. 13 -22.

What causes bad breath?

Bad breath is rarely a result of medical conditions but a dental professional and doctor can help find the cause of halitosis and offer treatment suggestions.

  • Sep 6, 2019

Kirkland now offers pickleball program

Program offers new courts, instructional clinics, indoor game play and a fall league.

  • Sep 4, 2019