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- Mar 28, 2012 at 10:52AM
The Lakewood School District’s kindergarten registration and open house saw the cafeteria and gym of Lakewood High School packed with families on March 20.
- Mar 28, 2012 at 10:55AM
I wept in the car when I left the Marysville Food Bank. In the passenger seat, my friend didn’t interrupt, certain I had no immediate reason for unhappy tears. And she was right, of course. I was crying for joy.
- Mar 28, 2012 at 10:58AM
As your moms and dads know all too well, each generation thinks up ways to break loose and invents styles and behaviors to artfully annoy parents. I know because I’ve been there and done that. And then you try the hyper-private thing. A parent asks, “Where are you going?”
- Mar 28, 2012 at 1:20PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, of Washington state's 2nd Congressional District, will hold a telephone town hall on Thursday, March 29, starting at 1 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.
- Mar 29, 2012 at 2:12PM
OLYMPIA — Desmond Thorpe, 14, traveled to Olympia to page in the state House of Representatives from Feb. 26 through March 2. He was sponsored by his 10th District Representative, Norma Smith. Thorpe lives in Stanwood and is a ninth-grader at Lakewood High School.
- Mar 29, 2012 at 2:40PM
EVERETT — Everett Community College is celebrating "Earth Week" April 23-26 with a presentation by Pacific Northwest gardening expert Ciscoe Morris, a sustainability awareness fair and more.
- Mar 30, 2012 at 8:14AM
Gloria Fletcher has been named President of Sound Publishing.
- Mar 30, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 10:07AM
Just in time for National Financial Literacy Month in April, United Way of Snohomish County is offering $40,000 in grants to fund financial education and counseling programs serving low- or moderate-income individuals and families in Snohomish County.
- Mar 30, 2012 at 2:05PM
EVERETT — Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County will present a five-week, 20-hour community education and volunteer training class from April 16 through May 14 in downtown Everett.
- Mar 31, 2012 at 7:40PM
TULALIP — The Tulalip Amphitheatre will once again serve as the site for the Walk MS fundraiser in Snohomish County on Saturday, April 14.
- Mar 31, 2012 at 11:39PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Stillaguamish Senior Center will serve as the site for two workshops from 1-3 p.m. on Monday, April 23, to help caregivers carry on.
- Apr 1, 2012 at 6:54PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, met on Thursday, March 29, with Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, as part a bipartisan group of representatives, to discuss military communities and the Department of Defense's request for a new Base Realignment and Closure round. Larsen's district includes Naval Station Everett, Naval Air Station Whidbey Island and the Marysville Armed Forces Reserve Center which was commissioned on Sunday, April 1.
Marysville Armed Forces Reserve Center hosts Snohomish County Regional Veterans' Job and Resource Fair April 10
- Apr 1, 2012 at 7:19PM
MARYSVILLE — WorkSource Snohomish County, in partnership with the National Guard's Joint Service Support and the Fleet and Family Support Program, will be hosting the Snohomish County Regional Veterans' Job and Resource Fair on Tuesday, April 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Marysville.
- Apr 2, 2012 at 8:48PM
EVERETT — Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County is seeking donations of used vehicles.
- Apr 4, 2012 at 8:08AM
Elena is an elite college athlete. At 6 feet 5 inches she is beautiful and elegant, strong and poised. She is the top-scoring women’s basketball player in the nation, averaging 3 points per game more than the next closest player.
- Apr 10, 2012 at 8:55AM
A first visit to British Columbia is a learning experience. You learn that BC’s marketing motto, Supernatural British Columbia, is an understatement when it comes to the province’s natural beauty. Gorgeous, awe-inspiring and vast, BC offers fierce extremes from storm-swept coasts to glaciered peaks and everything between.
- Apr 13, 2012 at 12:17PM
SMOKEY POINT — Those filing their income tax returns by mail this year shouldn't expect to have extended hours at the post offices in Arlington, Smokey Point or Marysville.
- Apr 17, 2012 at 8:32PM
Voters in the Lakewood School District have approved two levies which appeared on the April 17 Special Election ballot.
- Apr 18, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Apr 19, 2013 at 11:25AM
LAKEWOOD — With both of the Lakewood School District's levies in the April 17 special election passing as of that evening's reported results, district Superintendent Dr. Dennis Haddock expressed cautious optimism about the fates of funding for school programs and operations, as well as capital projects and technology.
Getting Washington working again – a missed opportunity of the 2012 legislative session | GUEST OPINION
- Apr 19, 2012 at 8:32AM
It’s encouraging to see the state’s unemployment rate drop to 8.2 percent in February. That’s down almost a full percentage point from February 2011 when unemployment was at 9.1 percent. It demonstrates our state’s economy is slowly showing signs of recovery.
- Apr 19, 2012 at 9:29AM
Area veterans came to the Snohomish County Regional Veterans’ Job and Resource Fair ready to pursue careers, as the event returned to the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Marysville on Tuesday, April 10.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 1:42PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Marysville, Arlington and Smokey Point post offices are gearing up for their annual Letter Carriers Food Drive on Saturday, May 12, to benefit the Marysville and Arlington community food banks.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 1:44PM
SMOKEY POINT — The "Smiles for Life" Dental Access Program will be conducting a free screening day from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, May 1, at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, located at 18308 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 1:50PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Stillaguamish Senior Center will serve as the site for one of three forums conducted by the Snohomish County Human Services Department to obtain community input on fair housing.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 11:39PM
SMOKEY POINT — Local dentist Dr. George R. Hussey is teaming up with the Oral Cancer Foundation to observe Oral Cancer Awareness Month by offering free oral cancer screenings on Wednesday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.