Category Archives: Kirkland

Our Restaurant Pick for Valentine’s Day: Volterra

We picked our favorite neighborhood restaurant and asked them for a sneak peek on what they have planned for Valentine’s Day! The restaurant Volterra was named after the town in Italy where owners Michelle and Chef Don Curtis were married, … Continue reading

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Fall Has Arrived – Here Are Some Things To Do

It certainly was a glorious summer here on the shores of Lake Washington. But now we’ve flipped past that Autumnal Equinox, signaling that Fall has arrived. Enjoying the latter part of the year in Kirkland can sometimes require more indoor … Continue reading

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More Resources For Kirkland News

We love sharing news about Kirkland and providing some ideas about neighborhood spots to enjoy. But we also know that we can’t provide ALL the data about news and events in the area. So here are some suggestions for some other … Continue reading

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Localicious Dates in Kirkland

Summer in the Puget Sound brings all of us out hibernation. Whether we’re married, in a relationship or enjoying the single life, it’s our time to grab a partner and entertain ourselves with an unending array of interesting experiences. So … Continue reading

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Getting In Summer Shape

Summer is here, and that means shorts, swimsuits and other outfits we want to look fit in. There’s still time to sculpt our way into shape, so we looked around the neighborhood to find a couple of types of athletic … Continue reading

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Enjoying Asian Food in Kirkland

The Pacific Northwest is no stranger to great Asian food. From Pho to Hot Pot to Sushi, if you desire it, you can probably devour it. And with the long days and warm nights of summer upon us, this seems … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July From The 101 Kirkland

Happy Independence Day! Before we share a few localicious ideas about how to spend the holiday, here are a few fun facts about the Declaration of Independence you can use to wow your friends. In the summer of 1776, when … Continue reading

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Summertime – and the Living’s Easy

Sunshine, good wine and great food. It’s the magic combination for summer fun. But there’s one bonus ingredient that most Puget Sounders are missing out on – a rooftop deck on which to enjoy the company. We celebrated our residents … Continue reading

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Getting One With Nature in Kirkland

There’s nothing better than a sunny evening in Kirkland. We can strap on our running shoes, roll out of our apartment, and join our fit neighbors in a nice jog up and down the strand. But sometimes, we just want … Continue reading

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Take a Walk: Learn Your ABCs

There’s a new fad sweeping the nation, and it’s called “Taking Walks Around and Exploring Kirkland.” Fine, that’s not true. BUT IT SHOULD BE. Seriously, do you even realize how great you have it right now when it comes to … Continue reading

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