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Park board seeking feedback on renaming Marina Park pavilion

The Kirkland Park board is seeking public comment and feedback in consideration of naming the Marina Park Pavilion The Allen Locke Pavilion at Marina Park.… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Interfaith Dinner Dialogue on Nov. 12

Fostering Interfaith Relationships on the Eastside (FIRE) invites community members to the ninth in a series of Dinner Dialogues aimed at fostering interfaith relationships, on… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Bright Futures breakfast brings in $185,000 for LWTech

On Tuesday morning, students, staff and community supporters gathered at Lake Washington Institute of Technology in Kirkland for the school’s annual Bright Futures Benefit Breakfast… Continue reading

Two-time cancer survivor runs to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research

When she was 24 years old, Janae Smith and her husband were at a friend’s house when she felt stabbing pains in her breast. She… Continue reading

Kirkland Interfaith Network Alternative Gift Fair set for Nov. 4-5

The Kirkland Interfaith Network is inviting the community to its annual Alternative Gift Fair. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Kirkland Scout Pack 567 holds mock election to remind people to vote

The Lion, Tiger and Wolf dens of Cub Scout Pack 567 in Kirkland learned about the importance of voting this week. The groups held a… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

EvergreenHealth avoids Medicare readmission penalties for sixth straight year

EvergreenHealth is the only Puget Sound-area medical center to avoid Medicare readmission penalties for the sixth straight year, according to recently released data from the… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Zombie Wine Walk set for Friday in downtown

The Kirkland Zombie Wine Walk is set for 6-9 p.m. on Friday in downtown. The event is part of the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce… Continue reading

  • Oct 26, 2017

Orthodontist helps community fight cavities and hunger through candy buy-back program

A local orthodontist office is giving back to the community during its sixth annual candy buy-back program for local schools and community members to donate… Continue reading

SPT-Kirkland celebrates National Physical Therapy Month, new director

The month of October is National Physical Therapy Month, where clinics like Sports Physical Therapy Kirkland and the American Physical Therapy Association take the opportunity… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Kirkland native tackles difficult subjects in documentaries

Growing up, Lana Wilson loved the arts and film. The Kirkland native and 2001 Lake Washington High School graduate would attend the Seattle International Film… Continue reading

LWHS dance team to hold day of dance camp Saturday

The Lake Washington High School dance team booster club will present a Junior Kangs camp for girls in grades 5-8 on Saturday. This camp is… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Northshore Senior Center to hold chronic pain education program in Kirkland and Bothell

The Northshore Senior Center will hold a free six-week educational program on Living Well With Chronic Pain. The center will hold two sessions of the… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2017

This fall, make home upgrades with staying power

Fall can be the perfect time for homeowners to complete projects that busy summer schedules didn’t allow. It’s also a great time to look at… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2017

Lake Washington Half and 5K set for Nov. 4

The Lake Washington Half and 5K is set for Nov. 4. Juanita Beach Park will open at 5 a.m. and participants will be able to… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2017

Eastside Audubon welcomes Marks as first full-time director

Eastside Audubon Society welcomed Tereza Marks as its first full-time executive director in September. “This position will allow us to grow our organization and become… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Kirkland Art Center’s Cirque du Surreal celebrates the imagination this October | The Eastside Scene

Artist Salvador Dali’s melting clocks, a ring master at a circus, and flapper girls from the 1920s. Cirque du Surreal is coming to town. The… Continue reading

Kelsey Creek Farm Fair features tractors, pumpkins and live music this Saturday

The 35th annual Kelsey Creek Farm Fair will offer a technology-free lineup with tractor-pulled wagon rides, pumpkins and farm animals from 11 a.m. to 4… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2017

Youth Institute program teaches students valuable technical skills, instills confidence

Eastside students ages 14-17 have the opportunity to learn relative technical skills while creating their own video and magazine. The work is part of a… Continue reading

Green Kirkland Partnership volunteer events

Volunteer with the Green Kirkland Partnership and help to restore Kirkland’s natural areas and forests. Love to plant? Save the date to celebrate Arbor Day… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2017