New in Theaters: Yesterday

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

WATCH: Sen. Mona Das’ controversial comments at Kent Chamber luncheon

At the June 20 Kent Chamber of Commerce Legislative Wrap-up Membership Luncheon, Sen. Mona Das (47th District-Kent) made some controversial comments about misogyny and...

Dave Upthegrove delivers retired van to Kent Youth & Family Services

Last week, King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove donated two retired vans on behalf of the county – including one to Kent Youth & Family...

TRAFFIC ALERT: Expect night work on S. 208th from July 7–15

Beginning July 7 and continuing through July 15, nighttime work to rehabilitate asphalt on S. 208th Street between 96th Way and 108th Ave SW...

JOBS: Huckleberry Square Restaurant in Burien is hiring

Family-owned Huckleberry Square Restaurant in Burien is looking to fill the following positions:Line cooks Servers Hosts Server assistantsLine cooks should have the desire...

Lifeguards will be on duty at Lake Meridian Park Beach starting...

Supervised beach season kicks off at Lake Meridian Park on Wednesday, June 26 – the first day of summer for Kent Schools! 🎉"Bring on...

New-Release Tuesday: When They See Us

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

ALERT: Bear sighted at Scenic Hill Elementary School

From the City of Kent: PARKS SAFETY ALERT🚨 Please be advised that a bear sighting has been reported at Scenic Hill Elementary. School Security and Authorities are...

VIDEO: City of Kent installing six red light cameras

All drivers should be aware that the City of Kent will soon be installing and activating six new red light cameras.As part of the budgeting...

Two Kent schools recognized by King County Green Schools Program

Schools from 34 King County cities and unincorporated areas – including two in Kent – are reducing waste and recycling, conserving energy and other...

Half Lion Public House holds Grand Opening at Riverbend Golf Complex

Photos & Story courtesy The Auburn Examiner: Keeping an Eye on AuburnThe new Half Lion Public House – located at the Riverbend Golf Complex...

New in Theaters: Toy Story 4

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

Frager Road S. full road closure starts Monday

The full closure of Frager Road S. between W. Meeker Street and W. Valley Highway will begin Monday, June 24, and continue through July...

Erik Olsen sworn in as new Kent Rotary President

On Tuesday, June 18, the Kent Rotary swore in its new President, officers and board of directors.The new President is Erik Olsen, pictured below...

Washington State Patrol focusing on distracted drivers June 21-23

Washington State Patrol (WSP) troopers will conduct a statewide emphasis on distracted driving from Friday, June 21 through Sunday, June 23, 2019.The Washington Traffic...

Kent Meridian students keeping African Heritage alive

The King County Library System (KCLS) Teen Voices program is helping Kent youth connect with their cultural identities through art and self-expression.Here's more from...

Kent Police want to remind residents about 4th of July fireworks

The Kent Police Department is staffing additional officers during the week of the 4th of July Holiday, and they're offering the following reminders to...

VIDEO: Are you ready for the Fourth of July Splash?

The City of Kent this week released the following 'Kent Now' video, featuring information on this year's Fourth of July Splash: Fourth of July Splash...

Members of international drug trafficking conspiracy sentenced to prison

From the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Western District of Washington: Three members of an international drug trafficking organization were sentenced Tuesday (June 18) in U.S. District...

REMINDER: Third Thursday Art Walk is this Thursday night!

REMINDER: Kent Downtown Partnership's next Third Thursday Art Walk is this Thursday, June 20, from 5 – 8 p.m.!Come see the art in action.TeaScape...

JOB: Dignity Memorial seeking to hire motivated Sales Professionals

If you are a compassionate, dedicated individual interested in selling a product you can truly believe in, read on to learn more:Service Corporation International...

Open House about Lower Russell Levee Setback project will be June...

King County will be hosting an Open House on Tuesday, June 25 about the Lower Russell Levee Setback project.The free event will run from...

New-Release Tuesday: Stranger Than Fiction

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

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...