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LWSD honors community partners and celebrates student success during American Education Week

The week seeks to raise awareness of the importance of public education.

  • Dec 7, 2018

 

Carmelo Ramirez (left) and owner, Mike Wehrle receive customers in their Kirkland lot on 1006 Lake St. S . Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Kirkland’s MJW Services includes holiday cheer in its landscaping services

MJW has helped families find their perfect Christmas tree since 1994.

 

What I eat in a day: Eating nutritiously on a busy schedule

Some tips on how to eat healthier on a daily basis.

  • Dec 4, 2018

 

Kirkland City Hall. Reporter file photo

ORCA and Transit for All at Kirkland City Hall set for Dec. 8

Reduced-fare ORCA cards for youth, seniors, and low-income individuals as well as individuals with disabilities will be available.

  • Dec 4, 2018
Kirkland City Hall. Reporter file photo

Kirkland lights holiday tree at Winterfest

The family-friendly event also featured photo opportunities with llamas and Santa.

EvergreenHealth celebrates DAISY award winners

Third-quarter recipients were nominated by patients’ family members.

  • Nov 28, 2018

Kirkland to hold Styrofest Styrofoam recycling event Dec. 1

Residents can recycle Styrofoam as well as get papers shredded.

  • Nov 27, 2018
Elina Dmitruk uses Garrett King’s photo, “Grand Tetons” as a reference for her landscape painting at Zoka Coffee. She’s been painting this piece for about a month now. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Local artist paints her way into the public eye

Elina Dmitruk paints, “Grand Tetons” at Zoka Coffee

Elina Dmitruk uses Garrett King’s photo, “Grand Tetons” as a reference for her landscape painting at Zoka Coffee. She’s been painting this piece for about a month now. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Kiwanis Club tree lot benefits students and other local causes

The Kirkland Kiwanis Foundation is accepting scholarship applications through April 15, 2019.

  • Nov 21, 2018

Malte joins LWTech board

Malte is the CEO emeritus of EvergreenHealth, where he served as its CEO for more than eight years.

  • Nov 21, 2018
KCLS launched their first podcast called The Desk Set. The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Courtesy of The Desk Set.

KCLS launches first podcast, The Desk Set

Librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calking co-host new podcast.

KCLS launched their first podcast called The Desk Set. The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Courtesy of The Desk Set.

Celebrate volunteers at Green Kirkland Day

More than 2,000 volunteers help maintain the community’s healthy forests.

  • Nov 16, 2018

Coldwell Banker Bain launches monthly dinners for Imagine Housing’s Velocity community

Office brokers and staff establish support for affordable housing services.

  • Nov 14, 2018
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Entering the winter real estate market – what to expect

Over the last five months, there has been more inventory than in previous years previously.

  • Nov 9, 2018
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Kirkland road closures set for half marathon on Saturday

The event will benefit Cascade Challenge, a nonprofit dedicated to providing leadership and outdoor adventure opportunities to youth ages 14-20.

  • Nov 2, 2018
Greg McClellan (center) talks with friends at the release party for his 48 hour album, “Listen2Daze,” at Vortex Music & Movies in Kirkland. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Kirkland man releases 48-hour album

McClellan released his 48-hour album, “Listen2Daze,” at Vortex Music & Movies.

Greg McClellan (center) talks with friends at the release party for his 48 hour album, “Listen2Daze,” at Vortex Music & Movies in Kirkland. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Volunteers help Kirkland commemorate Arbor Day

The city hosted a celebration and forest restoration event on Oct. 20.

  • Nov 1, 2018
Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers stay at No. 1 on Roots Music Reports blues chart. From left: Brian Olendorf, Noel Barnes, Patrick McDanel, Michele D’Amour, Dave Delzotto and Jeff Cornell. Photo courtesy of Michele D’Amour.

Kirkland-based blues band tops national charts with new album

Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers stay at No. 1 on Roots Music Reports blues chart.

Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers stay at No. 1 on Roots Music Reports blues chart. From left: Brian Olendorf, Noel Barnes, Patrick McDanel, Michele D’Amour, Dave Delzotto and Jeff Cornell. Photo courtesy of Michele D’Amour.
The new campus officially opened Oct. 1. Enrollment is still open. Photo courtesy of Jeannine Hanson.

Chestnut Montessori opens second campus in Kirkland

The new campus will be able to hold 12 students.

The new campus officially opened Oct. 1. Enrollment is still open. Photo courtesy of Jeannine Hanson.

Halloween activities for the whole family

Halloween events are being held throughout the whole Eastside.