Kailan Manandic

Suspect killed by Redmond police in Kirkland identified

Marcelo Castellano was fatally shot by Redmond police after failing to comply with arrest orders.

 

Former Mercer Island City Council candidate Joy Langley posted a photo of her various credentials — including her Cornell degree — on her website during her campaign after a group of residents questioned her education credentials. Photo courtesy of ElectJoy.com

Police investigate former council candidate’s claimed Cornell degree

Langley would not comment on the investigation.

 

Workers install girders as part of a previous project in 2012 along westbound SR 520. Reporter File Photo

Worker dies after fall along SR 520

The accident occurred at a construction site near the 148th Avenue Northeast interchange.

 

Everyday Athlete’s new location is at 264 Central Way. Photos courtesy of Everyday Athlete

Kirkland sports apparel store moves downtown

Everyday Athlete sees community support after a big move from Juanita.

Everyday Athlete’s new location is at 264 Central Way. Photos courtesy of Everyday Athlete
Robert Moreno does a demo a previous Kirkland Artist Studio Tour. This year’s event runs from May 12-13 on Mother’s Day weekend. Photo courtesy of Larey McDaniels

KAC hosts 15th annual Kirkland Artist Studio Tour

The free tour will feature more than 40 local artists who will open their studios for tours.

Robert Moreno does a demo a previous Kirkland Artist Studio Tour. This year’s event runs from May 12-13 on Mother’s Day weekend. Photo courtesy of Larey McDaniels
Promotional image courtesy of the Kirkland Parks Foundation and Google

STEM Challenge allows LWSD students to compete for school funding

Google has partnered with the Kirkland Parks Foundation to fund the KITE STEM Challenge.

Promotional image courtesy of the Kirkland Parks Foundation and Google

Funding for self-watering flower pots in downtown Kirkland gets green light

Council approves $13,100 to purchase 40 pots for Kirkland Downtown Association program.

Waste Management drivers visit with Kirkland boy battling cancer

Jessica Muller said her son loves garbage trucks and watches videos in bed while undergoing chemotherapy.

(Left to right) Jérôme Vasseur, Katya Samoylenko, Julien Bouetard, Clarisse Podalin, Cédric Barnet will all star in the Les Seagulls production, “Le Prénome.”Photo courtesy of Sébastien Plisson

French Language theater production opens in Kirkland

The play, “Le Prénom,” will be entirely in French with three showings on March 23, May 4 and 11.

(Left to right) Jérôme Vasseur, Katya Samoylenko, Julien Bouetard, Clarisse Podalin, Cédric Barnet will all star in the Les Seagulls production, “Le Prénome.”Photo courtesy of Sébastien Plisson

Kirkland-area students walk out of class to commemorate Parkland victims | Photos

The students walked out in solidarity with students nationwide who are protesting gun violence and pushing for change.

‘School is a place to learn’

Juanita students speak out about gun control and school safety

Juanita High School. LWSD/Courtesy photo

Juanita resumes routine after rumors of school shooting

Police investigated a school shooting rumor at Juanita High School Thursday morning.

Juanita High School. LWSD/Courtesy photo

Oh, the places they’ll go

John Muir students celebrate literacy as teachers prepare them for the future.

Senior housing property opens in Totem Lake

Athene offers 91 apartments, 20 of which are reserved for seniors exiting homelessness

Lisa Downing performs at a Whisperings Radio concert. Courtesy of Whisperings Solo Piano Radio

Whisperings Radio brings All Stars to Kirkland

The annual event will feature internation pianists.

Lisa Downing performs at a Whisperings Radio concert. Courtesy of Whisperings Solo Piano Radio
Community members review the current designs of the Totem Lake Connector Bridge and the proposed “plank” overlook that will offer a unique view of Totem Lake. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

Totem Lake bridge moves to final design phases

Kirkland council is expected to offer final approval in April.

Community members review the current designs of the Totem Lake Connector Bridge and the proposed “plank” overlook that will offer a unique view of Totem Lake. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

Walen: Kirkland continues to prosper

The mayor gives the annual state of the city address.

Kirkland volunteers on an upward trend

The city reported that 5,987 volunteers dedicated 34,413 hours to various city programs and community service projects in 2017.

Kirkland-based STAM offers toys for grown ups

The humor gifts are raunchy-humored stuffed toys meant to be gag gifts for adults.

Aegis Lodge event designed to address caregiver burnout

Burnout can harshly impact local famlies and Aegis plans to host free events to support caregivers.