World War II through Art - Kirkland resident is the first out of his craft on D-Day | Part II

  • Nov 25, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 10:16AM

Art Schladerman was the quintessential American GI during World War II. The 91-year-old Kirkland resident has captured his experiences in the war through drawing many of the harrowing experiences he had. In this second part of a two part series with the Kirkland Reporter, Schladerman tells of being the first out of his craft on D-Day.


Community Events, November 2015

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City of Kirkland accepting downtown employee parking registrations

  • Nov 27, 2015 at 5:00AM

City of Kirkland staff will be at the Peter Kirk Municipal Garage from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and again from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 1 and 3 to accept registrations for the free Downtown Employee Parking Program.

Regional water supply conditions have improved

  • Nov 27, 2015 at 5:00AM

The Cascade Water Alliance announced that it is joining the cities of Seattle, Tacoma and Everett in moving to the lowest stage of their Water Shortage Response Plans, the advisory stage, saying conditions no longer warrant being in the “voluntary” stage in which customers were asked to reduce water use by 10 percent.

Community charity organizations such as Hopelink produce results

  • Nov 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

Ten-year-old Angel has become the poster child for the ability of charitable organizations to help families regain their stability and become contributing members of the community.

Small Business Saturday, Kirkland Winterfest on Sunday

  • Nov 26, 2015 at 7:00AM

The Kirkland Winterfest Holiday Tree Lighting and Music Festival will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at Marin Park in downtown Kirkland. The event is presented by the Kirkland Downtown Association.

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