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Kirkland parks department expands its reach with scholarship program

The decision to expand the program was made in an effort to provide more opportunities for residents.

 

Kirkland City Hall. Reporter file photo

Kirkland residents encouraged to suggest improvement projects

Each year, there is a total of $350,000 available for projects citywide that are less than $50,000.

  • Aug 8, 2019

 

A night out with Kirkland cops

The Kirkland Police Department hosts annual National Night Out.

  • Aug 7, 2019

 

LWSD is looking for mentors

Three mentoring opportunities available to correspond with mentor interests and availability.

  • Aug 2, 2019

Applying mindfulness into your daily life

Being mindful is the act of staying present, being aware of your surroundings and noticing new things without judgment.

  • Aug 2, 2019

National Night Out set for Aug. 6

The annual event will be at the Kirkland Justice Center.

  • Aug 1, 2019

How to mindfully set goals for your life

What are the roots of you life goals?

  • Aug 1, 2019

Kirkland Kiwanis programs help Kirkland teens

Programs include the Jack Keller Memorial Fund and scholarships for graduating seniors.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Bothell’s Babies of Homelessness preps for back-to-school event

The Bothell nonprofit provides basic need supplies to homeless families.

City seeking feedback on community policing

Community members can participate in online survey on community policing and public safety priorities.

  • Jul 25, 2019
Friendship Adventures is hosting its 7th annual charity golf tournament on July 29 at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville. Photo courtesy of Friendship Adventures

Kirkland’s Friendship Adventures to host 7th Annual charity golf tournament

The golf tournament will be held on July 27 at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville.

Friendship Adventures is hosting its 7th annual charity golf tournament on July 29 at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville. Photo courtesy of Friendship Adventures
Performers take over the main stage at Summerfest in 2018. This year features an 1980s night on Friday, a dance party on Saturday and a youth music program on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Stefan Photography

Kirkland Summerfest features new music and family friendly events

Music, art and family fun takes place on July 26-28 at the Kirkland waterfront.

Performers take over the main stage at Summerfest in 2018. This year features an 1980s night on Friday, a dance party on Saturday and a youth music program on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Stefan Photography

Kirkland runs Summer Sundays pilot program along Park Lane

Connecting with neighbors and businesses is the center of Summer Sundays.

Kirkland police department accepting applications for community academy

The academy will run from Sept. 18 and till Nov. 6.

  • Jul 18, 2019
Jake Benbow will be at LA Reel’s next camp at KDC in July. Madison Miller / staff photo

LA Reel comes to Kirkland

LA Reel is a week-long camp that gives students experience in the entertainment industry.

Jake Benbow will be at LA Reel’s next camp at KDC in July. Madison Miller / staff photo

Sip wine, save the lives of cats and dogs at Kirkland Uncorked

The annual summer wine fest returns to Kirkland, July 12-14.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Mayne receives Matthew Dahl Memorial Scholarship

Annie Mayne is the first recipient of the Matthew Dahl Memorial Scholarship. Mayne, who graduated from Juanita High School this year, will be attending Boston… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Kirkland Academy debuts new rock musical

‘Alice: The Rock Musical’ will kick out the jams July 12-14.

  • Jul 9, 2019
Volunteer Robert Moreno removes invasive species from the conservation site behind Lake Washington Christian Church. Madeline Coats/staff photo

Conservation district educates Kirkland residents on responsible stewardship and shoreline restoration

Residents learn techniques for returning their property to a more natural state.

Volunteer Robert Moreno removes invasive species from the conservation site behind Lake Washington Christian Church. Madeline Coats/staff photo

Celebrating the Fourth on the Eastside

Americans all over the country including the Eastside region will gather on July 4 to celebrate Independence Day. The Fourth of July commemorates the signing… Continue reading