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VIDEO: Kent Police release video celebrating Officer Diego Moreno

It was one year ago today (July 22, 2018) that Kent Police Officer Diego Moreno was tragically killed in the line of duty, and...

Kent Chamber CEO Zenovia Harris wins Diversity Spirit award

On Wednesday, July 17, Kent Chamber of Commerce CEO Zenovia Harris was honored with the Diverity Spirit Achievement award at the 19th annual Diversity...

Vintage Market will be Sat., July 27 at Neely Mansion

A variety of vendors will offer vintage clothing, furniture, home decor, jewelry, spun wool items and handmade collectibles as well as plants, flowers and...

Kent Police investigating fatal, double shooting incident Wednesday

The Kent Police Department in investigating a fatal, double shooting incident that happened Wednesday afternoon, July 17 in the 23400 block of 104th Ave...

Airways Brewing crafting new beer in honor of Officer Diego Moreno

On Monday, July 15, Airways Brewing (an I Love Kent Advertiser) was joined in the brewery by members of the Kent Police Department to...

JOB: OCENS seeking to hire Office Admin and Customer Liaison

Office Admin and Customer Liaison (Des Moines)Compensation: $20 per hour Employment type: full-timeInterested in the freedom and flexibility that comes with working in...

Advertiser Team Marti: ‘Is it time to Downsize?’

Whether you’ve reached a certain age, or your housing needs have changed for other reasons, you may be considering “downsizing” your home.It’s a big...

New-Release Tuesday: Higher Ground

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

Warning period starts Saturday for Red Light Cameras in Kent

The Kent Police Department announced this week that new Red Light Traffic Cameras have been installed at three intersections for future enforcement.This is...

Construction delayed at Green River Natural Resource Area

New construction at the Green River Natural Resource Area will be starting soon – perhaps Monday, July 15, 2019 – on West James Street (between...

REMINDER: Kent Cornucopia (aka ‘Lunaropia’) Days is this weekend!

REMINDER: Kent Cornucopia Days is this weekend – starting Friday, July 12 and continuing through Sunday, July 14:FRIDAY, JULY 12:Street Fair: 10...

New in Theaters—Stuber

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

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road closures for this weekend’s Cornucopia Days

Some road closure info for this weekend's Cornucopia Days from the City of Kent: Road Closures for Kent Cornucopia Days WHEN: Thursday, July 11 - Sunday,...

Delta Air Lines Foundation commits $250,000 to new Kent YMCA

The YMCA of Greater Seattle is one step closer to opening its newest branch thanks to the Delta Air Lines Foundation, which committed $250,000...

New cases of measles exposure at Auburn Community Center

Public Health – Seattle & King County is investigating two new confirmed measles cases, including one at the Auburn Community Center in Auburn.A second...

Help designate Kent’s Lunar Rovers as Historic Landmarks July 25!

All are strongly encouraged to attend a special public hearing on Thursday, July 25, starting at 5 p.m. at Kent City Hall, to help...

REMINDER: FREE Summer Concert Series starts Wednesday

REMINDER: Kent's FREE Summer Concert Series kicks off this Wednesday, July 10, with a live performance by Tickle Tune Typhoon at Town Square Park.Tickle...

New-Release Tuesday: The Queen

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

ANEW’s Diversity & Inclusion Summit is this Thursday, July 11

ANEW’s Diversity & Inclusion Summit will be held this Thursday, July 11, 2019 at IBEW Local 46 in Kent (map below).This Summit is designed...

Kent Police investigating shooting at Hawthorne Suites

The Kent Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred around 8:35 p.m. Friday night, July 5 at the Hawthorne Suites Motel, located at...

Help the City of Kent by adopting a Street or Spot

From Mayor Dana Ralph's July 5, 2019 newsletter:Cleaning Up Kent, One Street and One Spot at a Time It is important that we can all...

Fireworks illegal in Kent, could get you fined $250–$5,000

Through July 6, the Kent Police Department's Fireworks Enforcement Teams will be out addressing firework violations, and officers have been directed to take enforcement...

New in Theaters—Spider-Man: Far From Home

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

Puget Sound Energy names Mary E. Kipp as President

On Monday, July 1, the board of directors of Puget Sound Energy named Mary E. Kipp – currently president & CEO of El Paso...

SAVE THE DATE: Next Downtown Wine Walk is Fri., Aug. 16

The Downtown Kent Partnership's next Downtown Wine Walk will be held on Friday, August 16, from 6 – 9 p.m.Galleries, merchants and sidewalks will...

Hit-and-run kills one in Kent Sunday night

The Kent Police Department is investigating a head-on fatality collision that occurred around 10:05 p.m. Sunday night, June 30, in the 9700 block of...

Kent’s FREE Summer Concert Series starts Wednesday, July 10

Kent's FREE Summer Concert Series kicks off on Wednesday, July 10, with a live performance by Tickle Tune Typhoon at Town Square Park.There will...

Hearing on Lunar Rovers as Historic Landmarks will be Thurs., July...

All are invited to attend and show support for the City of Kent's application to designate the three Lunar Rovers on the Moon as...

Cruisin’ Kent Car Show will be at Kent Station on Sunday,...

Kent Station's Cruisin' Kent Car Show will be held on Sunday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. 2 p.m.This will be the second annual...

Latest measles victim was at Fred Meyer in Kent

Public Health – Seattle & King County is investigating a new confirmed measles case with possible exposures at a Fred Meyer in Kent as...

Motorcycle rider killed after colliding with Kent Police car Friday night

On Friday night, June 28 at around 9 p.m., a motorcyclist was killed after crashing into a Kent Police SUV in the intersection of...

Former Kent Parks & Rec Director Barney Wilson has passed away

Former Kent Parks and Recreation Director Barney Wilson passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, Kent Parks announced on Facebook on Friday, June 28.Here's...

Grand Opening of WIFFCO Field will be Tuesday, July 9

All are invited to come celebrate the Grand Opening of WIFFCO Field on Tuesday, July 9, from 10 – 11 a.m. at Kent Memorial...

New in Theaters: Yesterday

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

WATCH: Sen. Mona Das’ controversial comments at Kent Chamber luncheon

At the June 20 Kent Chamber of Commerce Legislative Wrap-up Membership Luncheon, Sen. Mona Das (47th District-Kent) made some controversial comments about misogyny and...