Spring Into Art with Kent Student Art Walk

Enjoy student artwork with at Kent's 22nd Annual Student Art Walk from March 14 - 25.

Highlights from Kent Mayor Cooke’s 2016 ‘State of the City’ Address

Today more than 100 civic and business leaders attended Kent Mayor Suzette Cooke's annual "State of the City" address.

Celebrate Creativity at Kent Kids’ Arts Day, March 12

Have fun doing art and celebrate National Youth Arts Month at the 29th annual Kent Kids’ Arts Day, Saturday, March 12, at Kent Commons from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Kent Realtor® Marti Reeder Wins John L. Scott Chairman’s Circle Award,...

Kent Realtor Marti Reeder of John L. Scott was named Top Producer for 2015 and won the Chairman's Circle award.

March 2016 Happenings

Here's what's going on in Kent, Washington this March.

‘Painting with the Stars’ Raises $4,000 for Elementary School Art Lessons

Last week the third annual 'Painting with the Stars' event raised $4,000 to help pay for the Art Docent Program to teach art to elementary school kids.

Kent Community Foundation Scholarship Deadline: April 1

Are you a Kent high school senior? Consider applying for a college scholarship from the Kent Community Foundation. Most deadlines are April 1, 2016.

Kent City Council Votes to Ban Fireworks Starting in 2017

Yesterday the Kent City Council passed an ordinance to ban the possession, sale or use of consumer fireworks within the city, starting in Feb. 2017.

February 2016 Kent Happenings

See what's happening in Kent in February 2016!

Harlem Globetrotters Come to Kent Feb. 12 & 15, Enter to...

The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters return to Kent in February 2016 for their 90th anniversary tour!

Senior Lunch Fundraiser: Karaoke Bingo, Feb. 10

Tickets are on sale now for the Feb. 10 Karaoke Bingo fundraiser to help defray costs of the Kent Senior Activity Center's lunch program.

Kent City Council has a new member, new president

Kent City Council welcomes new member Tina Budell and elects Bill Boyce as council president.

Kent School District’s Annual Tech Expo: Jan. 21

Kent School District's Annual Tech Expo will be held Thurs., Jan. 21 at ShoWare Center.

2015’s Top 10 Names for Cats and Dogs in King County

Here are the top 10 names for dogs and cats in King County last year. Is your pet on the list?

Combatting South King County’s Food Desert

Highline College program—with new $80K grant—brings urban agriculture classes and resources to area residents

Flashing Yellow Turn Signals Coming to Downtown Kent in January

Flashing yellow turn signals are coming to 9 Kent intersections in January.

‘Tis the Season for Storms: Be Prepared

Use these South King County resources to help you prepare for the storm season.