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‘Welcome to Kirkland’ event set for Sept. 16

The Juanita Neighborhood Association wants to bring people of various cultural and linguistic backgrounds together in a “Welcome to Kirkland” event set for Sept. 16.… Continue reading

Puget Sound housing market hits new summer sales record

“It’s been the best summer for sales activity, with June, July, and August clocking in a record number of transactions,” said Lennox Scott, chairman and… Continue reading

School is back in session

Tuesday was the first day of school for Lake Washington School District. Many parents dropped their kids off at Benjamin Franklin Elementary School in Kirkland.… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2017

Kirkland Kiwanis foundation provides funding for local reach out and read program

Parents have always heard how important it is to read to children. It is fun for them, it helps develop their brain and it is… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2017

EvergreenHealth Laboratory Services receives accreditation from College of American Pathologists

The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to EvergreenHealth’s Laboratory Services based on results of a recent on-site inspection… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2017

Overlake Medical Center offers free health screenings at convenient locations around Eastside

With health care prominent in the national debate, Overlake Medical Center is giving Eastside residents an opportunity for a wide variety of free health screenings… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2017

EvergreenHealth donors raise more than $340K for Hospice Care Center

In celebration of the EvergreenHealth Gene & Irene Wockner Hospice Care Center’s 25th anniversary in 2016, The EvergreenHealth Foundation partnered with several generous families to… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2017

Police department benefit car show on Sept. 9

The Kirkland police department is throwing its 2017 Benefit Car Show for local car enthusiasts to help raise money for Kirkland’s Youth Police Explorers. The… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2017

Kirkland author to launch new book next weekend

A local business writer turned children’s book author recently published her seventh book, which aims to teach kids about building bridges between cultures. Dori Jones… Continue reading

Kirkland author publishes children’s book

A retired Kirkland teacher published a children’s book that deals with bullying. King Rooster and Little Chicken, a new book by Les C. Newvine, has… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Household items fixed for free at King County’s Repair Cafés

King County brings “fixers” to Kirkland to repair locals’ broken appliances for free. Locals can bring their small household items and clothing to a Repair… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

EvergreenHealth honored with quality achievement awards from American Stroke Association for third consecutive year

For the third consecutive year, EvergreenHealth earned the American Stroke Association’s (ASA) Get With The Guidelines - Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for its… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

Kirkland hosts ‘Crossing Kirkland’ on Sept. 9

Kirkland is hosting its first City-wide block party, Crossing Kirkland, which will be an opportunity for locals to get out and enjoy the Cross Kirkland… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

EvergreenHealth to host community workshop in partnership with Sacred Art of Living

EvergreenHealth and Sacred Art of Living are hosting a community workshop on Friday, Sept. 15 and Saturday, Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

Providence Christian school to move to Bothell Sept. 6

Providence Classical Christian School, formerly of Kirkland, will open a new location for its pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade classical Christian school in Bothell on Sept. 6,… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Local high school students earn scholarships from Washington Bankers Association

In July, the Washington Bankers Association (WBA) announced the recipients of its Bankers’ Legacy Scholarship. Since 2008, the WBA has extended a scholarship to children… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017

Kirkland’s August Wine Walk

The Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce is hosting a wine walk this month in hopes of helping locals beat the heat. Featuring over sixteen local… Continue reading

  • Aug 22, 2017

Kiddie Academy of Kirkland hosts Storytime LIVE! on Aug. 26

Educational childcare provider Kiddie Academy of Kirkland invites children and their parents to Storytime LIVE! where Curious George jumps off the page and visits the… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017

Kirkland Farm to Table Dinner set for Saturday at Carillon Point

The lCON Foundation is sponsoring the 2nd annual Kirkland Farm to Table Dinner to benefit Food Lifeline at 6 p.m. on Aug. 26 at Carillon… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017

Help students succeed at Finn Hill Middle School

Finn Hill Middle School is looking for volunteer tutors for its Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program this year. Interested volunteers can learn more during… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017