Home Blog
With over 29 years in the real estate business, Chuck Porter is proud to call himself "Puget Sound's most trusted Realtor.”Since winning Century 21’s "N.W. Rookie of the Year” in the first year of his career, to guiding a new...
Sports fans can skip traffic coming into Seattle this Sunday, April 28 by riding Sound Transit’s Sounder event trains to the Sounders FC vs. Los Angeles FC 12:30  p.m. match and the Mariners vs. Texas Rangers 1:10 p.m. game....
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.In the 8-season run of Game of Thrones, there...
On April 1, Zenovia Harris was announced as the new CEO of the Kent Chamber of Commerce, replacing Andrea Keikkala, who left recently after ten years.Prior to getting this gig, she was Operations Manager at the University of Phoenix."What...
The City of Kent announced this week a new benefit for the City's neighborhood councils – an event mini-grant program of up to $1,000.Through this program, neighborhood councils can apply to receive up to $1,000 for activities and events...
Kent YMCA Inspires Active Bodies and Fun at First Annual Healthy Kids Day®: Join the festivities on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Morrill Meadows Park to celebrate fun and family. All activities are free and...
Eighteen people were displaced by a fire at the Summerwalk Villa Apartments at 22440 Benson Road SE in Kent on Sunday, April 21.Puget Sound Fire confirmed that all occupants were safely out of the building, which suffered damage to...
Abbygail Mena, 14, served as a page for Sen. Mona Das (D-Kent) in the Washington State Senate during the week of April 1.Pages are sponsored by the senator from their legislative district.“It was so great to host Abbygail...
Blue Origin is "going vertical" with its new headquarters and research and development facility in Kent, as they are expanding their world-class team, and will be building a new 250,000-square-foot facility that will support their new growth.This means more...
Cynthia Sperling – the wife of car-jacking/murder victim Jered Sperling – released the following statement about her husband, who was tragically killed in a car-jacking incident on Monday, April 15.Also, a GoFundMe page has been set up to help...
The Kent Police Department will be collecting any expired, unwanted and unused medications on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.:This is a great opportunity to dispose of unused medications safely and easily. All you...
The final in a three-part presentation series on Roy Olmstead – aka 'The Good Bootlegger' – will be held Monday night, May 6 at the historic Smith Tower.Doors open at 7 p.m., and the presentation starts at 8 p.m.This...
By Jack MayneThe Kent City Council was told on Tuesday (April 16) of the death in a car-jacking case, along with the closure of an habitually troubled Meeker Street restaurant.Chief Rafael Padilla provided the Council with an update in...
The 11th annual Kent International Festival – which will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the accesso ShoWare Center – is seeking Volunteers.They are looking for individuals who want to volunteer at the festival and help run the...
Kent Police announced that they're made an arrest in the car-jacking case that led to the death of 38-year old Jered Sperling.Police say the suspect has been identified as a 23-year old Kent resident. Investigators are not releasing his...
UPDATE 2 – April 16, 2019 4:45 p.m.: The body of the 38-year old man who was a victim of a car-jacking Monday night has been found in Kent, and police are seeking the public's help finding two suspects.Police...
King County Judge Bill Bowman has recorded an audio Podcast that explains what the new South County Pre-Trial Services Pilot project is, who it helps and how it works.The pilot program is slated to begin in January, 2020.Here are...
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.When you're in a group discussion about movies and...
All are invited to Kent Downtown Partnership's monthly Art event – the Third Thursday Art Walk – being held from 5 – 8 p.m. this Thursday, April 18!"See stunning artwork by local artists, listen to live music, network with...
More than $14,000 was raised for the restoration of the historic Kent Grand Organ at Kent Downtown Partnership's April 6 'Rhinestone Cowboy' Gala Dinner and Auction.The historic organ restoration was the target of KDP's annual Fund-A-Cause portion of the...
The Washington State Patrol will be conducting a 28-day, statewide “Secure Load” emphasis patrol beginning this coming Monday, April 15.Here's more from WSP: In conjunction with the state Department of Ecology and Washington State Department of Transportation, the effort is...
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, is such a...
In her recent State of the City address, Mayor Dana Ralph mentioned that the city will be creating a program similar to the City of Seattle’s “Find It, Fix It” project.The Seattle program is a smartphone app that offers...
The City of Kent announced this week that Interurban Trail will close – from South 212th Street to James Street – starting Monday, April 15, 2019.It will be closed through late 2020, from along the Union Pacific Railroad between...
The next Kent Downtown Partnership Wine Walk will be held on Friday, May 17, from 6 – 9 p.m.Tickets are $25 online and $30 at the door.To purchase, just text KDP to 555-888 to RSVP, or click below to...
The Kent Police Department is investigating a serious injury collision that occurred in the area of the 2600 block of S. 272nd Street (map below) on Tuesday, April 9.The collision occurred just after 6 p.m.Police say that preliminary information...
The Kent Police Department is inviting residents to attend a Community Meeting on Thursday, April 18, 2019.This free, open event will start at 7 p.m. at the Kent Police Fire/Training Center, located at 24523 116th Ave SE (map below).The...
Race car legend Kyle Petty and his 'Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America' will start their 25th anniversary ride - their longest ever! - in Kent at Manheim Seattle on Friday, May 3.Mayor Dana Ralph will be there to greet...
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.As the figureheads of power have been overturned in...
Kent Police are seeking the public's help with any information related to the disappearance of Alyssa Mclemore, which occurred 10 years ago, around April 7, 2009.Police provided the following photos:Kent investigators continue to work to ascertain any and all...
From Advertiser Dave Upthegrove, King County Councilmember, District 5:Opposition to the Sound Transit Proposed Site at S. 240th St and SR 99 After speaking with a host of city leaders, Sound Transit capital and operating staff and constituents, I recently...
The Wastemobile roving household hazardous waste collection service continues its 2019 season with a collection event in the Kent-Des Moines area, April 19-21.The Wastemobile will be in the parking lot of the Fred Meyer at 25250 Pacific Highway S., Kent,...
REMINDER: The next Repair Time fix-it event is this Tuesday, April 9 at the Kent Library.Bring your small household items including clothing and volunteers will work on them for free."We want to keep stuff out of the landfill, conserve...
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.To be immediately, within the first two minutes of...
The League of Quiet Skies Voters has announced that Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), will keynote its April 25, 2019, Town Hall.This free, open event will run from 6 – 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 at the Highline Performing...

FOLLOW US

4,250FansLike
541FollowersFollow
2,741FollowersFollow
14SubscribersSubscribe