The Harp Bar & Restaurant: Cead Mile Failte

A Hundred Thousand Welcomes That’s what customers of The Harp Bar & Restaurant experience every time they visit the traditional Irish pub and restaurant, Kent’s...

Kent Police Chief and Family of Giovonn McDade Meet

The fatal shooting is still under investigation. Yesterday Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas and other Kent representatives met for two hours with the family of...

iLoveKent’s Policy on Kent Candidate News, Editorials and Ads

How we will handle news, editorials and ads in the upcoming elections July 13, 2017 Dear iLoveKent Readers, With the Kent primary just two weeks away, competition...

Paul Addis Announces Candidacy for City Council and Endorsements

In a press release today, Paul Addis stated he is running for Kent City Council, position 2, because he wants to make sure Kent...

Washington State Patrol Names Officer Involved in Saturday’s Fatal Shooting

Update: The Washington State Patrol (WSP) has placed Trooper John A. Pierce on administrative assignment after he discharged his weapon on Saturday July 8, 2017....

Satwinder Kaur Announces Kent City Council Candidacy and Endorsements

In a press release today, Satwinder Kaur announced that she is running for Kent City Council, position 2, because she's passionate about Kent and...

Puget Sound RFA Fire Chief Candidates’ Reception, July 24

Meet the finalists for the Fire Chief position The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority would like to invite the public and the media to a...

Public Meeting: WSDOT to Discuss I-405 & SR 167 Projects, July...

Quarterly meeting to discuss and coordinate future transportation improvements The public is invited to join a group of elected officials and transportation-agency representatives from the...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: July 13-16, 2017

Fairs, festivals, football and more This weekend will be one of the busiest in South King County with Kent Cornucopia Days, Covington Days and the...

Artsy Fartsy Art Lessons: Half-Day Art Camps Start July 24

Fun summer activities for kids in downtown Kent Artsy Fartsy Art Lessons (218 W. Meeker St., Kent, WA 98032) is hosting Art Adventures Half-Day Arts...

Man Found Dead in Ravine, Homicide Is Suspected

Near 17th Pl. South and Des Moines Memorial Drive A man was found dead early this morning in a ravine near 17 Pl S. and...

Kent Police Arrest Suspect Following Afternoon Standoff

A 28-year-old man was taken into custody. An afternoon standoff with a barricaded suspect ended with suspect being taken into custody. Kent Police took a...

Fifth Case of Hantavirus Confirmed, Most Reported Since 1999

Three deaths and two survivors reported statewide in 2017. The Department of Health confirmed last week that the number of people diagnosed with hantavirus this...

Sound Bites: Kent News, July 10, 2017

Local Kent News and Events for July 10, 2017 We are back from hiatus and have successfully relocated to the Kent Valley. Thanks for your...

Sheriff’s Deputy Hits Pedestrian in Fatal Traffic Accident

Deputy struck a pedestrian in the middle of the roadway in Fife A King County Sheriff’s Office Deputy, age 38, was driving home from work...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: July 6-9, 2017

Summer festivals, farmer's markets, car shows & more This weekend there are lots of fun activities planned in and around Kent, including car shows, karaoke,...

Sound Bites: Kent News, July 2, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington iLoveKent is on hiatus until Wed., July 5, but we've put together our weekly Sound Bites with local...