With Christmas quickly approaching, the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland is gearing up for their biggest fundraiser of the year. Since 1971, the club has sold Christmas trees, Wreaths, Gourmet Nuts and Delicious Delights with all funds going to support the children of the Kirkland community. The tree lot is located in the […]
Each year at this time, the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland (KCK) sponsors a donation drive for Eastside Baby Corner (EBC). Serving a broad area in east King County, EBC is the major source of baby food, formula, diapers, cribs and car seats for ten local food banks helping over 500 children every week. […]
The Cow and Coyote have a lot to be thankful for – they love the gorgeous city they live in, their friendly neighbors, and of course, their many outfits that ensure they are ready for any celebration. They’d be very thankful if you stopped by to snap a picture with them.
Thanks to School Counselor, Kathy Dryden, several dozen winter coats purchased by the Rotary Club of Kirkland were distributed to students at John Muir Elementary. Additionally, School Counselor Brynn Nielsen of Robert Frost Elementary was able to ensure a number of students from Robert Frost Elementary also received new winter coats. For many years, […]
By Bonni Sundberg Kiwanis Club of Kirkland Marketing Chair Periodically, the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland honors a person in our community for service they have given in various capacities that affects the lives of others in a positive way. This is done by presenting them with an “Everyday Hero” award. Earlier this fall, the […]
November 9, 2017 Kirkland Fire Department Media Information Line: 425-587-3699 Kirkland, Wash. – On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Kirkland firefighters extinguished two house fires within forty minutes of each other. There were no injuries to civilians or firefighters. Kirkland Fire Department units were assisted by crews from Woodinville, Bothell, and Redmond. A unique […]
An Opinion Cartoon from talented cartoonist, Tony Cresci.
Local Sponsors Needed to Spread Holiday Cheer The Adopt-a-Family Program at Youth Eastside Services (YES) provides welcome economic relief to YES families by bringing community members together to meet needs during the holiday season. YES is currently seeking companies, community groups and individuals to sponsor a family from Eastside communities. Sponsors are notified of […]
Looking for the perfect gifts this holiday season? How about a hero rat? What?! Come to the KIN Alternative Gift Fair to learn about hero rats, camps where Jewish and Palestinian kids hang out together, and other ways your Christmas gifts can help to make the world a better place. Saturday, November 4th, 10 am-4 […]
The Kirkland Park Board is seeking public comment and feedback in consideration of naming the Marina Park Pavilion “The Allen Locke Pavilion at Marina Park.” The idea was presented to the Park Board by former Kirkland Mayors Bill Woods and Bob Neir, and former Kirkland Fire Chief Bob Ely at the June 14, 2017 […]