Sound Bites: Kent News, Dec. 19

Local News from iLoveKent for Monday, Dec. 19

Sound Bites, Kent News

Local News from iLoveKent for Monday, Dec. 19

Kent, Washington is a busy place with lots of news, events and activities. Here are some of the week’s highlights, in case you missed them. We wish you, your families and friends a very Happy Holiday season! Here’s to a happy, healthy, peaceful New Year!

–EDITED 12/19/06 to include last night’s shooting in Kent, images and story about Kent Severe Weather Shelter–

NEW–Kent Police Investigate Shooting in Kent, Leaving 2 Dead and 1 Injured
Kent Police responded to a shooting in Kent last night that left one 24-year-old man and one 24-year-old woman dead and a woman in her 40s with a gunshot wound in her leg. Read the full story here.

Kent Event: Please join us for iLoveKent's first reader meetup on Sat., Jan. 7, 2017.NEW–iLoveKent Plans First Reader Meetup for Jan. 7
Thanks to support from readers, advertisers and sponsors, iLoveKent is finishing the year strong, and we are busy planning for a BIG year in 2017. To kick things off, we want to meet some of our readers face-to-face, hear what type of information is important to you and what you’d like to see more of. Get the details, including a link to RSVP here.

NEW–Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide from iLoveKent Readers
Are you putting off your holiday shopping until the last possible moment? Or maybe you still have a few extra gifts or stocking stuffers to pick up. You are in luck! We asked our readers for suggestions for last-minute gift ideas for items that can be purchased right here in Kent. See who and what they recommended here.

NEW–Kent School District on Winter Break
Today is the first day of Winter Break for the Kent School District. Students will return to class on Tuesday, January 3. Get the school’s full calendar here.