Life

Staying fit through the holidays

It is possible to train yourself to exercise as part of who you are.

  • Nov 1, 2019
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                                From left to right: performers Bo Mendez, Rebecca Garcia, Mikaela Romero and Denny Le at a previous Rise Up show.

The community values of Rise Up

The ‘Hamilton’ tribute band credits effortless chemistry and enthusiasm as key parts of its success.

Photo courtesy of Jeremy Stone
                                From left to right: performers Bo Mendez, Rebecca Garcia, Mikaela Romero and Denny Le at a previous Rise Up show.
Spectators gather for Redmond’s traditional “Thrill the World” event. Photo courtesy of Jessica Morgan/Redmond Town Center

Eastside Halloween roundup

Family-friendly seasonal events throughout the Eastside.

  • Oct 25, 2019
Spectators gather for Redmond’s traditional “Thrill the World” event. Photo courtesy of Jessica Morgan/Redmond Town Center

Zombie Wine Walk coming to Kirkland this week

The event is put on by the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce and Kirkland Downtown Association.

Children get hands on at Truck-a-Palooza at Kirkland City Hall

For two hours last weekend, children were able to interact with a variety of vehicles, from garbage trucks to emergency response rigs.

Youth-oriented “Spooktacular” event is coming to Kirkland Oct. 25

The program “emphasizes kookiness over spookiness.”

  • Oct 16, 2019

Fall back into a healthier you

A monthly column by an Eastside naturopathic doctor.

  • Oct 4, 2019

High School Nation makes a stop in Kirkland

High School Nation treated Juanita students to a two-hour music festival Sept. 13.

Jolene Messmer, a loan consultant at Caliber Home Loans, walks the runway at the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce’s sustainable fashion show on Sept. 12. Madison Miller/staff photo

Kirkland chamber host fashion show fundraiser

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce celebrates Sustainable September with fashion show.

Jolene Messmer, a loan consultant at Caliber Home Loans, walks the runway at the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce’s sustainable fashion show on Sept. 12. Madison Miller/staff photo
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                                Eastside Welcoming Week will be hosting over 30 events to support diverse communities and build relationships among neighbors from Sept. 13 -22.

Eastside cities join together to celebrate Welcoming Week

Eastside Welcoming Week to take place Sept. 13-22.

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                                Eastside Welcoming Week will be hosting over 30 events to support diverse communities and build relationships among neighbors from Sept. 13 -22.

What causes bad breath?

Bad breath is rarely a result of medical conditions but a dental professional and doctor can help find the cause of halitosis and offer treatment suggestions.

  • Sep 6, 2019

Kirkland now offers pickleball program

Program offers new courts, instructional clinics, indoor game play and a fall league.

  • Sep 4, 2019

First part of new rain garden project wraps up in Norkirk

The garden’s flora will be planted at a one-day volunteer event in mid-October.

Community block party Crossing Kirkland returns Sept. 7

This is the third year the event has taken place in the city.

Charity swim event hits Kirkland this weekend

The Park to Park Open Swim benefits Seattle Children’s Hospital.

KPC announces 2019-20 season

KPC to welcome Jake Shimabukuro, Booker T. Jones, Mickey Dolenz, Los Lobos this season.

Kirkland parks department expands its reach with scholarship program

The decision to expand the program was made in an effort to provide more opportunities for residents.

Kirkland City Hall. Reporter file photo

Kirkland residents encouraged to suggest improvement projects

Each year, there is a total of $350,000 available for projects citywide that are less than $50,000.

  • Aug 8, 2019
Kirkland City Hall. Reporter file photo

A night out with Kirkland cops

The Kirkland Police Department hosts annual National Night Out.

  • Aug 7, 2019

LWSD is looking for mentors

Three mentoring opportunities available to correspond with mentor interests and availability.

  • Aug 2, 2019