City of Kent holding Town Halls on Oct. 19 & 24

The City of Kent will be holding two Town Halls in October:Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, from Noon – 1:30 p.m. at the...

Train hits, kills person in Kent Friday night

On Friday night, Sept. 20, 2019, a pedestrian was hit and killed by a train in Kent.Officials say that just after 7:30 p.m., authorities...

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Big Hurt 2.0?

Yes, there is always plenty of chatter about our perennial Super Bowl hopefuls. But I also find that there is always some angle to...

Kent Chamber’s Business Expo & Taste of Kent will be Tues.,...

The Kent Chamber of Commerce will be presenting its Business Expo featuring the Taste of Kent at the ShoWare Center on Tuesday, Oct. 15,...

Kent Police will be supporting ‘Rail Safety Week’ on Tues., Sept....

On Tuesday Sept. 24 – in support of "Rail Safety Week" – the Kent Police Department, along with the Amtrak Police Department and Operation...

New in Theaters—Ad Astra

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

In cramped temporary quarters, Kent Council replaces all committees with single...

By Jack MayneThe regular Kent City Council meeting on Tuesday night (Sept. 17) was held in cramped temporary quarters requiring the members to sit...

REMINDER: Volunteers needed to ‘Team Up 2 Clean Up’ this Saturday

Volunteers are still needed to sign up and help spruce up Kent at the Team Up 2 Clean Up this Saturday, Sept. 21, from...

Sounder Seahawks game day trains will run this Sunday

Seattle Seahawks fans can save on travel time, parking and gas by taking Sound Transit’s popular Sounder trains to the Seahawks 1:25 p.m. game...

9th Annual Kent Turkey Challenge kicks off Oct. 7

It’s time for businesses and organizations to sign up to compete in the 9th Annual Kent Turkey Challenge community fundraiser – which kicks off...

New-Release Tuesday: Brave

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

Flag Raising for Seattle Thunderbirds new season will be this Friday

All are invited this Friday, Sept. 20, from 11:30 a.m. – Noon to a flag raising ceremony to wish the Seattle Thunderbirds well as...

Undercover investigation leads to arrest and closure of Smoke Shop

The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, the Maple Valley Police Department, with the assistance of KCSO, concluded...

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Hang Time

Yes, there is always plenty of chatter about our perennial Super Bowl hopefuls. But I also find that there is always some angle to...

REMINDER: Kent Sunrise Rotary’s Oktoberfest is this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: The Kent Sunrise Rotary Club's 2019 Oktoberfest will be held at Lake Meridian Park this Saturday, Sept. 14, from Noon – 6 p.m.!Enjoy...

City of Kent seeking public input on Transportation Master Plan

The City of Kent is seeking public input on its Transportation Master Plan: We are in the process of updating our Transportation Master Plan (TMP). The...

Grand Opening of newly renovated Morrill Meadows Park will be Thurs.,...

The Grand Opening of the newly renovated Morrill Meadows Park will be Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, from 4 – 5 p.m.Check out the new...