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LWHS dance team to hold fundraising event tonight

Lake Washington High School Dance is supporting The Andréa Rizzo Foundation’s nationwide fundraising effort with Drea’s Dream: Friday Night Lights. Drea’s Dream will be tonight… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2017

EvergreenHealth’s Rolax and McGuire recognized by Home Care Association of Washington for exceptional care

Two EvergreenHealth providers were recently honored by the Home Care Association of Washington for delivering extraordinary home health care to patients in 2016. Mahasti Rolax… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Kirkland student among 22 others to study under legendary ballerina Suzanne Farrell

Mia Kennedy, 17, has been dancing since she was 3 years old. And for the last few weeks, the Kirkland resident had been under the… Continue reading

Kirkland Performance Center announces 2017-2018 season

Kirkland Performance Center (KPC) announced their 2017-2018 season along with flexible and affordable ticket packages. Season ticket packages are on sale now and individual tickets… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Is your child’s back ready for “back-to- school” season?

School is around the corner and it’s important for children and parents to understand proper backpack fit to ensure healthy backs during the school year.… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2017

Local Multiple Sclerosis patient rekindles her passion for painting

When Debbie Casteel was just 26 years old she was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2017

Kirkland Kids Triathlon: Swim, Bike, Run

The Kirkland Kids Triathlon gives youth, ages three through twelve, an exciting chance to participate in a triathlon on Saturday, September 9 at 11 a.m.… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

Local professor receives prestigious sports medicine award.

A long-time Totem Lake resident received the 2017 American College of Sports Medicine Citation Award at the college’s annual meeting in Denver, Colorado. Jack Berryman,… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

Bank of America selects local high schooler for Student Leaders internship

This summer, Bank of America is helping five students with investing – in their futures, that is. Kirkland’s own Jessica Wells, along with Seattle-area’s Grace… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2017

King Conservation District hosts restoration workshop for homeowners

The King Conservation District is hosting numerous workshops and farm tours including a stream walk in Kirkland to teach locals about restoring their own stream,… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2017

If you’re looking for a home, now’s not the time to take a vacation

“The summer market is turning out to be one of the hottest on record,” said Lennox Scott, chairman and CEO of John L. Scott Real… Continue reading

Kirkland’s Gordon to be patient ambassador for Columbia Winery Charity Walk and Run

Every year, the Columbia Winery Charity Walk and Run raises money for Seattle Children’s Hospital uncompensated care fund. The annual event features a patient ambassador… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2017

Beating the heat at Lee Johnson Field

Kids of all ages enjoyed the sprinkler park at Lee Johnson Field in downtown Kirkland Thursday afternoon. Sprinkler Park Thursdays is put on by the… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2017

Kirkland’s Heinen to participate in PMC ride to raise money for cancer research

On Saturday and Sunday, Mary Ellen Heinen from Kirkland will cycle up to 192 miles in the Pan-Mass Challenge and join her fellow riders in… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2017

Volunteer artist receives the PRMF Silent Servant Award

The Peter R Marsh Foundation of Vancouver, Wash. has selected local henna artist, Sarah Walters of Kirkland to be a Silent Servant Award recipient. She… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2017

Local nursing student wins a car in local business’s anniversary raffle

A local student won a new car in a 20th anniversary celebration for Aegis Living. Aegis Living, a national leader in assisted living and memory… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2017

Furever Homes for 60 Cats and Dogs

Pawsitive Alliance announced that 60 cats and dogs were adopted at their annual Bow Wow Meow Luau multi-shelter adoption event, which was held this year… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2017

Kirkland resident earns his eagle

On May 30th 2017, Kirkland resident and Boy Scouts of America, Troop 579 member, Tom Balback successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review and earned… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2017

Community mural project will celebrate cross Kirkland corridor

Community members will be invited to add their creativity to a new mural project along the Cross Kirkland Corridor (CKC) in early August. The Kirkland… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2017

Parks and Community Services launches Facebook page

Kirkland Parks and Community Services recently launched their new Facebook page. The new page will give locals the opportunity to hear about recreational opportunities and… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2017