Sound Bites: Kent News, Oct. 12

Local news from iLoveKent.net for Wednesday, October 12, 2016: New items are marked as NEW, and updated items are marked as REVISED. The remaining...

Voter Resources for Nov. 8 General Election

King County Election Resources for Local Voters November 8, 2016, the first Tuesday in November, is Election Day across the country. In Washington, however, we...

Kent is Fastest Growing U.S. City in 2016

WalletHub has conducted an in-depth analysis of 2016's Fastest Growing Cities, reviewing 515 cities, and Kent, Washington is #1 in terms of population growth.Other...

Highline College Honors Disability Awareness Month with Free Events

Free events invite action and involvement throughout October The public is invited to free events marking Disability Awareness Month throughout October 2016 at Highline College....

Sound Bites: Kent News, Oct. 9

Local News Updates from iLoveKent.net Local news from iLoveKent.net for Sunday, October 9. New items are marked as NEW, and updated items are marked as...

iLoveKent Survey Results

Last week we sent out a survey to gauge how our readers use iLoveKent.net and how it impacts their day. The goal was to...

Torklift Central Hosts 6th Annual ‘Kent Turkey Challenge’

Fundraiser supports Kent Food Bank for families in need Torklift Central kicked off its Annual Kent Turkey Challenge this week to raise money and collect...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Oct. 5

Local News Updates from iLoveKent.net Here are highlights from the latest local Kent, Washington news.Vote for iLoveKent.net in KING5's Best of W. Washington Contest! As we...

16th Annual Kent Food Bank Fundraiser: Oct. 14

Food, Fellowship & Fundraising for a Good Cause Kent Food Bank and Emergency Services is inviting the community to join them for their 16th Annual...

Kent Fall Recycling Event, Oct. 15

Recycle Your Clutter at Fall Recycling Event Clean out your garage! The city's Fall Recycling Collection event has been announced. It will be Saturday, October...

Family Fun Fall Round-up

Tons of Family Fun This Fall In and Around Kent Fall is finally here! There are an incredible number of things to do in our...

Sounds Bites: Kent News, Sept. 29

News Updates from iLoveKent.net Here are some of the highlights from the latest local Kent, Washington news.Make Some Noise for the Seattle Thunderbirds Fri., Sept....

Voter Registration Deadline: Oct. 10

Register to vote by Oct. 10 Let your voice be heard in the November elections. Register to vote in King County by October 10, 2016.Register...

Free Health Care at Seattle/King County Clinic, Oct. 27-30

 Free Medical, Dental, and Vision Care at the Seattle/King County Clinic  Healthcare organizations, civic agencies, non-profits, private businesses, and volunteers from around the region...

Oct. 2016: Things To Do in Kent, Washington

What's going on in Kent, Washington in October? You can expect pumpkin patches, pet adoptions, plays, fright fests, Seattle Thunderbirds hockey, Tacoma Stars soccer...

Kent School District: 2016-2017 Late Arrival Dates

The Kent School District has announced late arrival dates for the 2016-2017 school year. Schools and buses will run 1 hour and 45 minutes...

Raise the Flag to Seattle T-Birds Sept. 30 at City Hall

The Seattle Thunderbirds are playing their home opener against the Portland Winterhawks this Saturday, October 1, 2016.Cheer on Kent's favorite youth hockey team at...

Kent School District Fun Facts

Thanks to the Kent School District Board for sharing these fun facts about the new school year:Students from first through 12th grade started...

Support Kent History at GKHS Gala

GKHS Hosts Annual Gala to Celebrate Kent History The Greater Kent Historical Society (GKHS) is having its annual fundraising Gala “Awareness of the Past through...

Kent Police to Host Community Meeting Oct. 5

The Kent Police Department is hosting another community meeting, and the public is invited to attend.Community Meeting Wed., Oct. 5, 2016 7 PM - 9 PM Totem...

iLoveKent.net may be changing

**Thanks to everyone who completed our survey to help us gather data on how you use iLoveKent.net. See the results here.**Sept. 25, 2016Dear Kent...

Things to Do This Weekend: Sept. 15-18

Books, zombies, ferris wheels, square dancing and more - in and around Kent, Washington this weekend!Ongoing EventsWashington State Fair Puyallup, WA September 2 - 25 (except...

Volunteers Needed for Fall Planting and Work Parties in Kent Parks

Remove invasive weeds, plant trees and shrubs, and spread mulch in Kent parks The City of Kent needs volunteers to help with fall weed removal,...

Win Tickets to See Casting Crowns at ShoWare on Oct. 2

Casting Crowns: The Very Next Thing Tour 2016 The Casting Crowns, featuring Hannah Kerr and Matt Maher, are coming to ShoWare Center for an incredible...

KDP Hosts HAWKtoberfest Car Show, Sept. 24

Free Family Fun in Historic Downtown Kent Join Kent Downtown Partnership for their second annual HAWKTOBERFEST celebration and car show where we honor and cheer...

Things To Do This Weekend: Sept. 8-11

It is another busy weekend in and around Kent. In addition to the always-popular Washington State Fair in nearby Puyallup, we've got a golf...

Nominate iLoveKent.net for ‘Best of Western Washington’

Help others discover iLoveKent.net with your nomination As most of you know, our small team operates iLoveKent.net primarily as a community service, because we believe...

5th Annual ZombieFest NW Set for Sept. 17

Get Your Zombie Fix at ZombieFest NW on Sat., Sept. 17! The 5th annual ZombieFest NW is back! ZombieFest exists first and foremost to raise...

Kent Parks Deli & Café Host Karaoke Bingo Fundraiser Sept. 14

Support the senior lunch program The Kent Parks Deli and Café is hosting a fundraiser to help support the weekday senior lunch program at the...

Kent Police Seek Information about Recent Homicide

Do you have information about the Aug. 26 homicide of a Kent man? Kent PD wants to hear from you. The Kent Police Department is...

Third Thursday Art Night: Sept. 15

Support local artists at Third Thursday Art Night Join Kent Downtown Partnership and Melissa and Damon Travis at 224 1st Ave. South (two doors down...

Crosswalk Changes Coming to Your Kent Neighborhood

47 crosswalks removed, 61 crosswalks added The City of Kent is making some changes to your neighborhood crosswalks soon. According to a mailer sent out...

Habit Burger Partners with No Kid Hungry

Help end childhood hunger in America and get a free Charburger with cheese for donations of $2 or more The Habit Burger Grill is continuing...

20th Annual Frog Frolic: Sat., Sept. 10

A Hopping Good Time at the Frog Frolic at Shadow Lake Shadow Lake's 20th annual Frog Frolic is coming up on Saturday, Sept. 10th from...

Seattle T-Birds Single-Game Hockey Tickets Now on Sale

See the Seattle T-Birds in action at ShoWare Center The Seattle Thunderbirds, the WHL Western Conference Champions, put single-game tickets for the 2016-17 regular hockey...