Be the Hope Walkers check out items up for sale at the Be the Hope Walk at Summit Park in Maple Valley. Photo by Kayse Angel

The color of hope is lavender

Local nonprofit raises over $700,000 for cancer research

City staff and council members cut the ribbon during the Summit Park ribbon cutting on July 18. Photo by Kayse Angel

Let’s play ball!

Summit Park is officially open

Lauren Ravotti received Covington Citizen of the Year during the July 9 Regular Council Meeting. Photo by Kayse Angel

A modern take on Citizen of the Year

Instagram blogger highlights local shops

Tahoma School Board candidates ready to race

Part three in The Reporter’s candidate questionnaire series

Covington backs RFA’s proposed tax restoration

Proposition 1 would increase RFA’s tax rate to original amount

Photo by Haley Ausbun. Musician Dick Foley.

Left behind but not forgotten — county buries indigent remains

Funeral for those left with the medical examiner held in Renton

Mary’s Place computer literacy workshops help families build confidence

John is an attendee of Computer Literacy Workshops being held this month at Mary’s Place. “We’ve been at Mary’s Place… Continue reading

Parade participants march through Covington during the Covington Days Parade on July 20. Photos by Kayse Angel

Sun, clowns and a chameleon

Covington Days sees its usual success

Low Income Housing Institute’s 57-unit August Wilson Place apartments in downtown Bellevue includes affordable housing units for households at 30, 50 and 60 percent of the area median income. Photo courtesy of Low Income Housing Institute

Economic growth continues for King County

Warning signs on horizon as housing and rent prices cool down compared to previous years.

King County Correctional Facility is located at 500 5th Ave., Seattle. File photo

King County jail’s leaky pipes have national implications

Lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court alleges Aquatherm has been selling faulty pipes.

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Hazel Erickson completes the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority’s obstacle course at Maple Valley Kids’ Fest on July 13.

Maple Valley Kids’ Fest was fun for all ages

The sun was bright and the fun was endless. The 2019 Maple Valley Kids’ Festival took place at Lake Wilderness… Continue reading

 

School supplies needed for local kids

The Maple Valley Food Bank will be hosting its annual School Supply Drive. Registration for the school supply program starts… Continue reading

 

 

Opinion

Top tips for a season filled with ripe tomatoes

Holy procrastination! I know you meant to grow tomatoes, herbs and vegetables this summer but maybe you still haven’t planted Continue reading...

 

Marketplace

Comcast honors King County high school students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Comcast Uniquely Positioned to Bridge Seattle’s Digital Divide

The City of Seattle Technology Access and Adoption study showed that more Continue reading...

 

Washington customers win as Comcast taps the latest tech

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More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA