Kent Traffic Alerts & Construction Projects

Traffic advisories and construction in and around Kent, Washington It is construction season, so there are projects going on all around us. I will update...

Kent Resident Merle Reeder Appointed to Soos Creek Water & Sewer...

Kent resident Merle Reeder has been appointed to be a commissioner (position no. 2) of the Soos Creek Water & Sewer District, effective April...

Kent Hopes to Improve Recycling Rates in Multifamily Housing

Nearly 80 percent of what we throw away is recyclable or compostable Kent wants to make good on its goal to increase recycling rates at...

Two Tukwila Teens Stabbed During Altercation

From the King County Sheriff's Office A 16-year-old male and a 19-year-old female, both from Tukwila, were stabbed yesterday during an altercation. On Tuesday, May...

King County Council Recognizes Police Week, May 14-20, 2017

Honoring service and sacrifice since 1962 Since 1962, the week surrounding National Peace Officers Memorial Day has been recognized around the country as National Police...

Kent Creates Exhibit: Call for Entries

'Farmer's Market' Exhibit Open Now Through July 31 The Kent Arts Commission is seeking entries for an online exhibit via Kent Creates, a web platform...

Sound Bites: Kent News, May 7, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington The last week was slow on iLoveKent, but not in the city itself. I have been out sick...

Kent Police to Host Community Awareness Meeting May 10, 2017

Join Kent PD leadership and community members. The Kent Police Department is inviting the Kent community to join them for a community meeting on Wednesday,...

Kent Man Pleads Guilty to Filing False Insurance Claim

Man filed claim for an accident that he wasn't in Following an investigation by the state insurance commissioner's Criminal Investigations Unit, Anthony Jamal Scott (pictured...

May 2017 – Things To Do in Kent, Washington

Kent events and activities for May 2017 Spring is in full bloom, and the city has many events, workshops, games and fundraisers to celebrate this...

Fight Cancer: Paint Kent Station Purple in May

Support American Cancer Society Relay for Life Paint Kent Station Purple during the month of May by purchasing a passport with discounts all around Kent...

Sound Bites: Kent News, May 1, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington Happy Monday - and Happy May, everyone! Let's hope the sun pops out soon as we look forward...

May 13 is Team Up 2 Clean Up Day in Kent

Join Kent volunteers for annual citywide litter cleanup The City of Kent is partnering with Kent Downtown Partnership, Kent Station, Republic Services and the Kent...

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...

Sound Bites: Kent News, April 23, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington This weekend was a rainy one in Kent, but it didn't stop people from celebrating Earth Day or...

Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center is Open for the...

Just in time to inspire local gardeners and plant lovers for spring planting, Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center opened for the season...

One Dead, One Injured in Kent Shooting Early Tuesday

Little is known about the shooting, and there are no suspects at this time. On Tuesday, April 18, 2017 just after midnight, Kent Police officers...