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iLoveKent to Host Candidate Debates Sept. 21 & 28, 2017

Evening Debates for Kent Mayoral and City Council Candidates This year iLoveKent is celebrating its 10th year, and we are continuing to grow. As we...

July 2017 – Things To Do in Kent, Washington

Summer is a particularly busy time in Kent, Washington, complete with our weekly farmer's market, free summer concerts, Kent Cornucopia Days and more. Here...

Free Breakfast & Lunch for Kent Kids and Teens – Summer...

KSD to provide free meals starting June 29 through August 25 The Kent School District will provide free summer breakfasts and lunches at select locations...

Register Your Neighborhood for National Night Out

34th Annual National Night Out is August 1, 2017 Save The Date of August 1, 2017 for National Night Out! Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas invites...

Sound Bites: Kent News, July 24, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington We had another busy but beautiful weekend in the Pacific Northwest: Des Moines Waterland Festival, Renton River Days,...

Multi-Agency Task Force Cracks Down on Illegal Street Racing

Yielding more than 40 arrests On July 14, 2017, multiple King County Police Agencies (Auburn, Kent, Renton, and Tukwila) in collaboration with Washington State Patrol...

Distracted Driving Law Goes Into Effect July 23, 2017

No hand-held cell phone use while driving. Starting Sunday, July 23, 2017, the new Distracted Driving Law goes into effect. This means no hand-held cell...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: July 20-23, 2017

Summer festivals, live music, racing, picnics, and more There is never a dull moment in or around Kent in the summertime. Here are just a...

Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas Releases Additional Info. Requested by Family...

Officers' names, videos and other information have been released. Last week, Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas met with the family and other representatives of Giovonn...

Car Drives into Apartment Staircase on Benson

Driver and passenger both sent to the hospital Just after midnight, a vehicle left the road striking the outside staircase of an apartment at the...

Dog Daze & Feline Fantasies Pet Adoption Event, Aug. 5

Hundreds of dogs and cats will be ready for adoption at Kent Station. Kent Station® will host an afternoon of furry fun dedicated to pets,...

Sound Bites: Kent News, July 17, 2017

Local Kent News and Events for July 17, 2017 Wow - what a busy weekend! Kent was crazy with activity this weekend with all of...

Kent Man Dies after Jumping from Third Story Window

The man died this morning at the hospital. Kent Police Officers were dispatched around 1 AM to a report of a domestic dispute, where the...

Arrest Made in April 16 Fatal Hit and Run at SR...

David Warren Marshall, 19, of Federal Way was arrested for vehicular homicide and arson. At approximately 3 PM on July 13, 2017, an arrest was...

Kent Parks, Kent Arts Commission & Kent Station Host Free Summer...

Free summer concerts from July 11 through August 17, 2017 Kent Parks, Kent Arts Commission and Kent Station team up to bring free summer concerts...

King County Elections Mailed Primary Ballots July 12

Return your ballot via mail or drop box by August 1 King County Elections mailed out ballots on Wednesday, July 12 for the August 1,...

Sunrise Elementary After-School Program to Open Up to Entire District

Available to students 6th grade through high school A unique and highly-treasured after school program for 6th graders at Sunrise Elementary School is about to...

The Harp Bar & Restaurant: Cead Mile Failte

A Hundred Thousand Welcomes That’s what customers of The Harp Bar & Restaurant experience every time they visit the traditional Irish pub and restaurant, Kent’s...

Kent Police Chief and Family of Giovonn McDade Meet

The fatal shooting is still under investigation. Yesterday Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas and other Kent representatives met for two hours with the family of...

iLoveKent’s Policy on Kent Candidate News, Editorials and Ads

How we will handle news, editorials and ads in the upcoming elections July 13, 2017 Dear iLoveKent Readers, With the Kent primary just two weeks away, competition...