Help Kent Downtown Partnership ‘Bring the Moon’ to Kent June 1

The Kent Downtown Partnership will host its annual dinner auction on Friday, June 1 at accesso ShoWare Center, with the main goal – and...

New in Theaters: Deadpool 2

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

Celebrate diversity at Kent International Festival on Saturday, June 2

The Kent International Festival will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the accesso ShoWare Center, starting with a World Wide Walk and...

Kent Black Action Commission’s Juneteenth Festival will be June 23

Kent Black Action Commission's (KBAC) 7th Annual “Linda Sweezer Memorial Juneteenth Festival and Celebration” will be held on Saturday, June 23, 2018: WHEN: Saturday June...

Kent Parks receives $25,000 healthy out-of-school time grant

Kent Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department this week received a $25,000 grant from the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) to support children’s...

New Kent Police Chief Padilla sworn in at Tuesday’s Council session

By Jack Mayne After he was sworn in by Mayor Dana Ralph, new Police Chief Rafael Padilla Jr. said he was “incredibly thrilled” about the...

Dedication of Art on Kent traffic signal boxes will be Wed....

All are invited to join the Kent Arts Commission – along with Mayor Dana Ralph – to dedicate and celebrate the Artwork on traffic...

REMINDER: Kent Downtown Partnership’s monthly Art Walk is Thursday

The Kent Downtown Partnership's monthly Third Thursday Art Walk will be this Thursday, May 17, from 5 – 8 p.m. in downtown Kent. Join us...

Seattle Theatre Group dance workshops begin in Kent June 15

'Broadway at Kent' is a new dance program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and the Kent Senior Activity Center, and they'll be holding a dance workshop...

City’s ‘Budget Roadshow’ continues this Thursday at Senior Center

The public is invited to attend the next 'Budget Roadshow' meeting this Thursday, May 17, to better understand the budget process and the challenges...

VIDEO: Watch promotion of new Police Chief Rafael ‘Raf’ Padilla

Kent's Assistant Chief Rafael "Raf" Padilla was promoted to Police Chief by Mayor Dana Ralph at a traditional ceremony, where his wife, Commander Tracey...

Former Kent Police Chief Thomas is Des Moines’ new Chief

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: The City of Des Moines City announced on Tuesday, May 15, that i has reached an agreement with...

Recycling Event coming to Kent on Saturday, June 2

The City of Kent will be hosting a Recycling Collection Event on Saturday, June 2 that will allow residents to dispose of recycling items...

City offering summer day camp for Kent kids

Parents know that when school is out finding fun, engaging activities for kids can be a challenge. This summer get them out of the...

New-Release Tuesday: Mamma Mia!

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

‘Dreamship’ hot air balloon will be at Washington Pro-Am Friday

The DreamShip – a full operational hot air balloon that's over eight stories high – will be at the Meridian Valley Country Club for...

JUST JEFF: I don’t celebrate victories.

EDITOR'S NOTE: 'Just Jeff' – aka Jeff Heiss – is our newest columnist: I don’t celebrate victories. I don’t celebrate victories. It’s not that I tell...