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Walen among mayors named honorary co-chairs of Lake Washington Citizens Levy Committee

The three mayors in the LWSD support the district’s propositions on the February 2018 ballot.

  • Dec 15, 2017

 

Kirkland residents perform in regional choir concerts

The Northwest Boychoir presents its 39th annual A Festival of Lessons & Carols concert series eight regional performances through Dec. 22. These holiday concerts showcase… Continue reading

  • Dec 15, 2017

 

VitalSource staff spends work day helping families give gift of Christmas to kids

Parents walked out of Christmas House, some with carts piled high with toys that their children will unwrap on Christmas morning. But it wasn’t what… Continue reading

 

Getting with the program: Frost students participate in Hour of Code

The worldwide computer science event aims to teach young minds the basics of computer programming.

Lessons from the Queen of Katwe

Youth receive chess tips from internationally renowned Ugandan woman and Northwest University student.

GOP tax plan leaves housing market in a wait-and-see mood

By Annie Gustafson Special to the Reporter Similar to the number of hours of daylight this time of year, the number of homes for sale… Continue reading

  • Dec 7, 2017

Finn Hill musicians selected for All-State honor groups

The three students will represent Finn Hill in the Junior All-State Honor Concert on Feb. 17, 2018

  • Dec 6, 2017

Kirkland Nourishing Networks helps fill the hunger gap during long school breaks

The network of neighbors provide food boxes for local families in need.

Kirkland Holiday Art Market opens this week

Kirkland Arts Center will be hosting a Holiday Art Market featuring local artists and craftspeople, at their gallery, from Wednesday to Dec. 23. Visitors will… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017

Castle’s Celtic Christmas Celebration performances set for Dec. 22-23

Geoffrey Castle will come perform on the Eastside.

  • Dec 1, 2017

Musical holiday lights event at Cross Kirkland Corridor set for Dec. 8

It will be an evening of caroling, hot cocoa, photo booths, Seattle Seahawks’ Blitz, a llama and musical holiday lights.

  • Nov 30, 2017

Kirklanders brave the cold and rain for Winterfest 2017

Despite poor weather, residents came out to ring in the holiday season.

  • Nov 30, 2017

A Keener’s Christmas: Local couple decorates home for a good cause

Jeff and Candice Keener are collecting financial donations for Strong Against Cancer and non-perishable food items for Hopelink.

The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers

Holiday stories from stages in Bellevue, Seattle, and throughout King County.

The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.
The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.
The third annual Historic Shell Holiday Shop opens on Nov. 24 at the Historic Shell Station in Issaquah. Courtesy photo

The Gas Station That Turned Into a Holiday Shopping Destination

A holiday pop-up shop filled with heart and handmade gifts.

The third annual Historic Shell Holiday Shop opens on Nov. 24 at the Historic Shell Station in Issaquah. Courtesy photo
Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo

The Holiday Shopping Guide to Unique Gifts and Memorable Moments

Bazzars, pop-ups, and retail events from Seattle to Bellevue and beyond.

Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo

The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound

Lights, boats, and Santas run amok!

At Bellevue Botanical Garden, a half-million lights delight

The well-lit habitat attracts all kinds of creatures.

KCLS honors friends of library and volunteers

The library system recognized 15 honorees at its annual celebration of volunteers, Friends’ Day

  • Nov 22, 2017