City Hosts Spring Recycling Event, March 18, 2017

Recycle and declutter for free at Hogan Park The City of Kent is hosting its annual Spring Recycling Collection Event on Saturday, March 18 at...

Kent, Washington is 10th Most Diverse U.S. City

In February, Wallet Hub named Kent, Washington the 10th most diverse city in America out of 501 cities ranked. The rankings are based on...

March 2017 – Things To Do in Kent, Washington

Spring is almost here, and the greater Kent community has lots of events to celebrate - hockey, soccer, art exhibits and programs, fundraisers, rummage...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Feb. 27, 2017

Local News from iLoveKent for Monday, Feb. 27 NEW-Kent girl makes national headlines celebrating Black History Month To celebrate Black History Month, Cristi Jones of Kent...

Seattle Rock Orchestra to Perform Led Zeppelin March 10, 2017

Presented by the Kent Spotlight Series The Seattle Rock Orchestra will perform the music of Led Zeppelin from albums I & II on Friday, March...

Metropolitan King County Council Recognizes 75th Anniversary of Exec. Order 9066

Nearly 10,000 King County residents were among those incarcerated. On Tuesday, Metropolitan King County Council held a ceremony to recognize it has been 75 years...

Kent Mayor and Kent City Council President to Proclaim Kent “A...

Mayor Suzette Cooke and Council President Bill Boyce will issue the proclamation at tonight's City Council Meeting. The recent executive orders by President Trump, particularly...

History of the Interurban Trail

by Michelle Gehlman-Teeter The Interurban Trail, a popular route for non-motorized commuters in the Kent Valley, is a nearly straight, paved trail over 14 miles...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Feb. 20, 2017

Local News from iLoveKent for Monday, Feb. 20 Today is President's Day so government offices, including the U.S. post office, will be closed today. Also,...

Fire from Semi-Truck Ignites Kent Home

Contributed by Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority A mechanical failure in a semi-truck parked in front of a Kent home led to a fire in...

Torklift Founder Jon Kay, 76, Passes

Leaving a legacy to his family The founder of Torklift Central passed away at the age of 76 the night of Feb. 2, while holding...

Harlem Globetrotters Return to Kent Feb. 17 & 20, 2017

Enter to win by noon Friday, February 17 The Harlem Globetrotters are returning to Kent this weekend for two performances: Friday, February 17 and Monday,...

Witty Scientists: “Infecting” Kids with Curiosity

Kent has a company that teaches fun, hands-on, STEM based Science for students of all ages. Witty Scientists was started in 2014 by Mariola...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Feb. 13, 2017

Local News from iLoveKent for Monday, Feb. 13 Here are highlights of Kent, Washington news and events. Two protest rallies held in Kent Saturday On Saturday, two...

Crowd Turns Out for Relay for Life Kickoff

Group sets ambitious goal of $125,000 for 2017 February 2 was a cold winter night in Kent, but that didn't stop Relay for Life Kent...

Two Protest Rallies Held in Kent Saturday

Pro-life and Planned Parenthood rallies Kent was home to two protest rallies on yesterday morning. St. Stephen Respect Life Committee protested Planned Parenthood on 10056...

Kent Police Are Investigating Fatal Collision from Hit-and-Run

One fatality and two injured in the accident The Kent Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run collision that occurred in the 25200 block of Pacific...