Contact Us
Families

Families

moxee hop festival
Facebook
[

Moxee Hop Festival Brewing Up A Good Time This Weekend

An East Valley celebration of our area's production of the beer flavoring agent will provide a great time for all this Friday and Saturday in the Moxee City Park.

Read More|Comment

Swimming Pool and Patio
Townsquare Media Image
[

If You’re Short on Time and Money, A Stay-cation Might Be the Way to Go

Rising gas prices or a limited budget might be just a couple of reasons that you and your family might be considering staying at home for vacation rather than heading out on the road this summer. We have a few ideas that the whole family will enjoy

Read More|Comment

Flickr, rachaelvoorhees
Flickr, rachaelvoorhees
[

More Foot Traffic Wanted in Downtown Yakima

Some local business owners say they want improvements to Yakima Downtown so the foot traffic will increase as the area would become more desirable and family-friendly.

Read More|Comment

kima
kima
[

Yakima’s New Anti-Gang Center Under Attack – Dave Responds

The conventional wisdom says, "Dave, shut up and let them have their say."  Me? Conventional?  Not happening.  My belief is that when people go out of their way to say something that is misleading, wrong or ridiculous they need to be challenged so that others won't take it as truth by a lack of opposition.

Members of the community and the Yakima City Council have spent a great deal of time and energy preparing for the Yakima Youth and Family Development center Grand Opening held Tuesday night.  There was an excellent turnout, plenty of media coverage and an article in the YHR that only drew two comments so far.  Both are critical, and that's ok, but both are wrong and both authors know better.

I'm no Gandolf, but this shall not pass!

Read More|Comment

Palestinians Refugee Attend UNRWA's Schools Summer Camp
Abid Katib/Getty Images
[

The Cost of Summer for Kids

According to the website www.mom.me 

child care and Summer fun for your kid will run about eleven-hundred dollars. Seems a bit high for my household.  Check out the high cost of Kids and Summer!

  • Average length of school year in U.S.: 180 days
  • Country with the longest
Locals Participate In The Annual Games On Feast Day
Matt Cardy/Getty Images
[

The Best Lessons Begin Early for Cash and Kids : Dave’s Diary

I wish I was Dave Ramsey’s nephew.  Then all those family holiday dinners could have been spent learning at the feet of the master of money.  Money Management is one of my weakest links.  When I was raised, we were self-taught and tight-lipped about money matters. Not anymore.

Read More|Comment

yakimawa.gov image
yakimawa.gov image
[

Yakima Area Cemeteries’ Memorial Day Weekend Decoration Policies

We asked the major Yakima area cemeteries what dates  Memorial Day weekend flowers would be removed or needed to be picked up by.

Read More|Comment

165653882
[

Tooth Fairy Moms Paying Major Moolah for Molars : Dave’s Diary

Thinking back to when I last lost a tooth, I believe the tooth fairy brought me a nickel…or a dime ...but chump change by today’s standards!  Delta Dental conducted a Tooth Fairy Poll and they discovered plenty under the pillow!

Read More|Comment

gap to gap relay
Teegarden Family Image
[

Sign Up Now for the Gap 2 Gap Relay

The 29th annual race is coming up on Saturday June 1 at Sarg Hubbard Park and the Yakima Greenway.

Read More|Comment

New York's Animal Medical Center Provides Advanced Treatments For Pets
John Moore/Getty Images
[

Dave’s Diary: Cat’s Got My Tongue And My Life

We have a cat. No, they have a cat…my wife and daughter.  She (cat, not wife) is old and getting senile but she still rules the house.  I have tried. I play the allergy card, the hairball and germs card…even the “suck the life out of our daughter while she sleeps card” but to no avail.  The wife says she’s known the cat longer than me.  And now this! 

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!