Opinion

Jared | Women have it better than men in America today

Who are more victimized in America, women or men? It’s the quintessential question to keep the conversation lively.

Style | Will city listen to Metro or citizens over Kirkland Park & Ride development?

Many Kirkland neighborhoods like the small town feeling. Some council members want more development. Who will win?

Superintendent of Public Inedbriation
Superintendent of Public Inedbriation
Obamacare Stew
Obamacare Stew
Interlocking concrete pavers (pictured) make attractive walls that last many years and will add to the value of your home.

Plan a vegetable bed and eat well

Vegetable gardening doesn’t have to be tedious or a chore. It is the ultimate in fresh eating and if you grow your own vegetables, you… Continue reading

Interlocking concrete pavers (pictured) make attractive walls that last many years and will add to the value of your home.

Spring is breaking out all over

Trillium, red-flowering currant, and tall Oregon grape are blooming. The Anna’s hummingbirds are very evident in the park as they set up territories and court,… Continue reading

Cartoon for March 24
Cartoon for March 24

2010 Council Retreat review

Some Kirkland City Council members are starting to look out for the citizens. Councilmember Bob Sternoff led the way with his suggestion for a citizens’… Continue reading

No government money to fake rights

I admit, I may seem like a party pooper. After America did so well at the Vancouver Winter Olympic Games, I now have the temerity… Continue reading

U.S. Senate contest could use a jolt of electricity

For much of our state’s recent political history, colorful and exciting top-of-the-ticket races have been a staple of the electoral landscape. Consider the Slade Gorton/Maria… Continue reading

Carrie Wood | Insensitive headline?

Finn Hill resident Cami Keyes brought to my attention a headline in last week’s Reporter that offended her. The headline was: “There goes the neighborhood?”… Continue reading

Vote for the Best of Kirkland 2010

Is there a particular Kirkland dentist who really brought that sparkle to your teeth?How about a favorite jewelry store that helped you find that flawless… Continue reading

Community Services Shark
Community Services Shark
March Madness.
March Madness.

Carrie Wood | Participate in census count, coming soon

In the next week or so, each Kirkland residence should receive a census form in the mail.We urge you not to ignore it; the government… Continue reading

Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up• To United Methodist Church for acting to house Tent City 4 in April. The homeless encampment has been in Kirkland several times, including… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2010
Dr. Budgetstein
Dr. Budgetstein

EDITORIAL | School District should shift attention on anti-bullying policy

Robert Frost Elementary School Principal Sue Anne Sullivan made a good decision when she asked directors to remove parts of the script from the play… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2010
Deadly Substances
Deadly Substances

Sweet talk | Chocolate: Now and then

I saw a sign the other day that read, “Take care of this planet; It’s the only one with chocolate!”What is it about chocolate that… Continue reading