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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

Applying mindfulness into your daily life

Being mindful is the act of staying present, being aware of your surroundings and noticing new things without judgment.

  • Aug 2, 2019

National Night Out set for Aug. 6

The annual event will be at the Kirkland Justice Center.

  • Aug 1, 2019

How to mindfully set goals for your life

What are the roots of you life goals?

  • Aug 1, 2019

Kirkland Kiwanis programs help Kirkland teens

Programs include the Jack Keller Memorial Fund and scholarships for graduating seniors.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Bothell’s Babies of Homelessness preps for back-to-school event

The Bothell nonprofit provides basic need supplies to homeless families.

City seeking feedback on community policing

Community members can participate in online survey on community policing and public safety priorities.

  • Jul 25, 2019
Friendship Adventures is hosting its 7th annual charity golf tournament on July 29 at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville. Photo courtesy of Friendship Adventures

Kirkland’s Friendship Adventures to host 7th Annual charity golf tournament

The golf tournament will be held on July 27 at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville.

Friendship Adventures is hosting its 7th annual charity golf tournament on July 29 at Cedarcrest Golf Course in Marysville. Photo courtesy of Friendship Adventures
Performers take over the main stage at Summerfest in 2018. This year features an 1980s night on Friday, a dance party on Saturday and a youth music program on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Stefan Photography

Kirkland Summerfest features new music and family friendly events

Music, art and family fun takes place on July 26-28 at the Kirkland waterfront.

Performers take over the main stage at Summerfest in 2018. This year features an 1980s night on Friday, a dance party on Saturday and a youth music program on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Stefan Photography