Summer Art Exhibit now on display at Centennial Gallery

The summer art exhibit is now on display at the Centennial Gallery (400 W. Gowe St.), open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.Come check...

Have you taken the self-guided historic downtown walking tour yet?

With help from the Kent Historical Society and Kent Downtown Partnership, the city now has a historic downtown walking tour.This self-guided tour will...

Anticipating a Move? Here are 11 Tips from Advertiser Team Marti

From Advertiser Team Marti: Moving is a chore that everyone loves to hate – it is time-consuming, fraught with difficult decisions, and physically demanding.But it's...

Apartment fire on Kent’s west hill caused by food on the...

An apartment fire in the 25400 block of 47th Place South (map below) was caused by food on the stove, Puget Sound Fire said.A...

VIDEOS: Meet the candidates for Kent City Council

This week, the City of Kent produced three videos featuring candidates for the three open seats for Kent City Council – Positions #1, 3...

SAVE THE DATES: ‘Experience Historical Kent’ starts July 20

'Experience Historical Kent' is a FREE celebration featuring special exhibits, walking and self-guided tours of the City's oldest homes, churches, businesses and cemeteries.Here is the schedule...

Thanks to VW settlement, 50 electric buses coming to local communities

The number of electric buses rolling through Washington communities will more than double in the months ahead as the Washington Department of Ecology invests...

National Night Out will be Tues., Aug. 6; here’s how to...

SAVE THE DATE: Register your neighborhood for National Night Out, coming Tuesday, Aug. 6th!National Night Out is a great chance to get your...

Enjoy a FREE day of fun at Kent’s Fourth of July...

Fourth Of July Splash July 4 @ 12:00 p.m.+ Lake Meridian ParkFREE!Enjoy a full day of fun on the shores of Lake Meridian, from entertainment and...

VIDEO: Kentridge Robotics Team #3786 gets $5,500 from Kent Chamber

Last week, the Kent Chamber of Commerce presented a check for $5,500 to the Kentridge Robotics Team #3786, funds of which were raised at...

Book Drive starts for Kent Youth & Family Services’ Summer Youth...

Kattwalk Salon has launched a Book Drive for Kent Youth & Family Services’ Summer Youth Program: WHO: Kattwalk Salon in Kent launches community book drive...

Smoke alarm alerts Kent residents to escape house fire; cat rescued

A smoke alarm alerted residents in a house in the 12400 block of SE 275 Place in Kent (map below) to escape a fire...

City proclaims Juneteenth holiday, cites 6th-grader for life saving action

By Jack MayneThe Kent City Council at its Tuesday night (June 4) meeting urged “all residents to acknowledge the significance of African-American history and...

Changes proposed to strengthen railroads’ oil spill response efforts

Railroad lines stretch across thousands of miles in Washington – including through Kent – and often along pristine rivers and shorelines of the state.An...

Drive-by shooting critically injures man on east hill early Thursday

Kent Police are investigating a drive-by shooting on the east hill that critically injured a man early Thursday morning, June 6, 2019.Police say that...

Fire at paper recycling plant extinguished by sprinkler system

A fire struck the IP Recycling plant in the 1200 block of 6th Ave North (map below) in Kent Thursday morning, June 6, 2019.Puget...

Fiery collision kills Kent motorcycle driver on SR 167

A fiery collision involving three vehicles killed a 28-year old Kent motorcycle driver on SR 167 near the S. 212th Street exit early Thursday...

New in Theaters: Dark Phoenix

Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper...

Older motor home catches fire in Kent Wed. afternoon

An older motor home caught fire in the 8500 block of S. 259th Street in Kent (map below) on Wednesday afternoon, June 5.Puget...

Relay for Life South King County starts Friday night at French...

At Relay for Life events, no one faces cancer alone – and all are invited to join the 2019 Relay for Life of South...