MARYSVILLE — The cold weather shelter at the Damascus Road Church in Marysville received its first guest during its opening night, from 8 p.m. on Dec. 2 to 7 a.m. on Dec. 3.
MARYSVILLE — The Marysville branch of Health First Chiropractic set a new record for itself during its eighth annual collection drive for the Marysville Community Food Bank this fall, by more than meeting its goal of collecting 2,000 pounds of food during the week leading up to Thanksgiving.
MARYSVILLE — For the second year in a row, the Marysville Community Food Bank got a helping hand from the community courtesy of the members of Cub Scout Pack 180, who showed up carrying enough non-perishable food items to nearly double their total of 352 pounds from last year.
MARYSVILLE — Tara and Jim Mizell and their family were recently honored as city of Marysville Volunteers of the Month for guiding the annual holiday food and toy drive that supports clients of the Marysville Community Food Bank.
MARYSVILLE — The students of Marysville Mountain View High School collected and donated 692 pounds of food for the Marysville Community Food Bank in November.
EVERETT — The Arc of Snohomish County's Parent/Family Coalition is inviting community members to its 2013 Legislative Forum on Tuesday, Dec. 3, from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Weyerhaeuser Room on the fourth floor of the Everett Station at 3201 Smith Ave.
MARYSVILLE — The Amen! Christian Bookstore at the intersection of State Avenue and Fourth Street received a special delivery on Saturday, Nov. 23, as a dozen children dropped off 14 gift-filled shoeboxes for the annual Operation Christmas Child campaign.
MARYSVILLE — Marysville churches and community groups have come together to prevent those who are out on the streets from freezing to death this winter.
MARYSVILLE — Barely two months after the Marysville Special Education PTSA had seemed to settle on its officers for the 2013-14 school year, the resignation of Alicia Champine forced the group to perform a slight reorganization of its leadership positions.
Arlington and Marysville will again join a number of Snohomish County sites in hosting drop-off centers for the gift-filled shoeboxes of “Operation Christmas Child” from Nov. 18-25.
MARYSVILLE — It wasn't Soroptimist International of Marysville's first Bunco fundraiser, but it was their first Bunco night in the Marysville American Legion Post 178 Hall on Thursday, Nov. 14, and the event's new venue proved so successful that the group is already planning to return to the Legion Hall for another session of Bunco on Feb. 13 of next year.
The Lakewood School District Board of Directors is expected to approve a resolution in early December authorizing a capital bond measure, which would go before the school district’s voters in February of 2014, so District Superintendent Dr. Dennis Haddock is taking the time to explain to the public why he sees the proposed renovations to Lakewood High School as being so essential.
LAKEWOOD — The Faith Lutheran Church in Lakewood drew hundreds of shoppers and thousands of dollars during its annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 16, which will go to help needy families in the area throughout the winter holidays.
Members of Cub Scout Pack 80 showed their support for America’s fallen military members on Sunday, Nov. 10, one day prior to Veterans Day, by placing flags on the headstones of service members in the Marysville Cemetery.
MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Family YMCA is extending Veterans Day into the weekend following Nov. 11, by hosting its "Military Family Night" from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, as part of the YMCA of Snohomish County's "Military Family Month" in November.
ARLINGTON — The Centennial Trail Coalition of Snohomish County will conduct its next general meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21, in the Stillaguamish Conference Room of the city of Arlington Utilities offices at 154 W. Cox Ave.
MARYSVILLE — Chili, conversation and camaraderie were all on the menu as the Marysville American Legion Post 178 Hall, located at 119 Cedar Ave., invited veterans and civilian community members alike to their annual Veterans Day open house and chili feed on Monday, Nov. 11.