Juanita High School Students Arrested for Assault

On October 22nd, 2014 at approximately 9:00 pm, The Kirkland Police Department was contacted by an 18 year old Juanita High School Student regarding a possible Sexual Assault which occurred earlier in the afternoon.  The male student and his family told officers that he was assaulted while in the school locker room by several younger male students.  Four Juvenile male students have been identified and were arrested yesterday (10/23/14) afternoon by Kirkland PD Detectives.  The students were interviewed and released to their parent’s yesterday evening.  The Lake Washington School District has also “Emergency Expelled” each of these students.

The case is still under investigation by the Kirkland Police Department Investigation Division.  

Kirkland Says NO to Odors from Marijuana Processing and Production

Kirkland Says NO to Odors from Marijuana Processing and Production

The will of the council was to remove marijuana retail businesses from the odor ordinance since odors created through the production and processing of marijuana is of concern, not retail. Despite concerns expressed by some council members, the vote for ordinance 4462 with an amendment to removal of the word "retail" the was unanimous.

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Purpose Boutique - Shop with Purpose

Purpose Boutique - Shop with Purpose

Last week we published this post about the upcoming grand opening of Purpose Boutique on Central Way to be held Saturday, October 25th. The other night, Kate and I walked downtown for dinner and found Purpose was open so we wondered in and said hello. The new women's clothing store is having an unpublished soft opening this week and it seems it was Kate's good fortune as she walked away happy with some new outfits.

It is good to see so many new retailers and restaurants opening in downtown!

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