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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.

 

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

The Kol Ami congregation walking 12 miles to their new shared space in Kirkland on June 29.

A 12-mile stroll with the Scroll

Kol Ami : A Center for Jewish Life moves to Kirkland.

The Kol Ami congregation walking 12 miles to their new shared space in Kirkland on June 29.

Why is self-love is so difficult?

A column focused on natural medicine.

  • Jul 2, 2019
The Finn Hill Middle School Concert Band and the Finn Hill Concert Choir performed at the “Music in the Parks” competition in Federal Way. Courtesy photo

Finn Hill Middle school band and choir win top honors at Music in the Parks contest

The groups together were awarded the “Esprit de Corps” award.

  • Jun 28, 2019
The Finn Hill Middle School Concert Band and the Finn Hill Concert Choir performed at the “Music in the Parks” competition in Federal Way. Courtesy photo

Kiwanis pancake breakfast is a big success

Thanks goes to the Kirkland community for their support.

  • Jun 27, 2019

Kirkland Transition Academy partners with Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A is the first for-profit business to partner with the LWSD academy.

Friends of Youth welcomes Juniel as director of development

Juniel Brings more than 30 years of development experience to Friends of Youth.

Congratulations to the Juanita High School and Futures School class of 2019. Photo courtesy of LWSD Facebook page

Juanita and Futures seniors graduate

The ceremony took place on June 14 at the JHS Field House.

  • Jun 19, 2019
Congratulations to the Juanita High School and Futures School class of 2019. Photo courtesy of LWSD Facebook page

Rumba Kings return to Kirkland Performance Center

They will be debuting their new album, “The Instrumental Sessions, Vol II.”

  • Jun 18, 2019

Matt Kearney to perform at KPC

Tickets for the Dec. 9 go on sale June 18.

  • Jun 16, 2019

Taylor to speak at LWTech commencement

Robert V. Taylor, chair of the Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation Board.

  • Jun 15, 2019

Leavitt to lead recital this weekend at Kirkland Congregational Church

Fellow performers include Jim Peterson, pianist Lambros Lambrou and Josh Sibley.

  • Jun 13, 2019