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STUDENTACHEIVEMENTS

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM

At Pacific Lutheran University, more than 850 students were named to the Dean’s List for Fall 2007. The list recognizes outstanding academic achievement, as it requires a grade point average of at least 3.5 for the term.

ADVENTURES CENTERS

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:25PM

For an exhaustive list of events submitted to our

Sketching to learn

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:25PM

In an era when public schools are more focussed on WASL exams than art, the teachers at Pioneer Elementary School have taken art into their own hands.

Marysville family involved in Northwest Savoyards 'The Music Man'

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:25PM

Last year's Strawberry Festival Ambassador, Brooklynn El Fattal learned a lot of dance routines this year for her performance in the Northwest Savoyards' production of "The Music Man." She and her two sisters are performing as River City Teens and River City Kids in the chorus of Meredith Willson's musical about a fast-talking traveling salesman who intends to con the people of River City until he falls for Marian the librarian.

A&LSCAN

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:24PM

A country fair for dogs, the Marysville Dog Owners Group and the Marysville Parks Department will be meeting at 6 p.m., June 11, to plan the Poochapalooza set for July 12. The meeting will be at Haggens Grocery Market Deli on 88th Street in Marysville. The third annual Poochapalooza outdoor dog event will be from 10 a.m. to

Plant ideas for Father

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:24PM

With Father's Day just a few days away I thought it would be fitting to throw out an idea or two that are sure to be a hit with dear old dad. Over the years of operating a garden center I have come to realize that there are certain plants that most men can't resist. To no surprise to the ladies, these plants are typically coarse, large-leafed creatures that may seem a bit unrefined and ill-kempt in the garden, just like dad.

Students flaunt fashion designs

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:24PM

Taking it from the paper and actually creating it gives a sense of accomplishment to students of fashion design and promotion at Arlington High School.

VOLUNTEEROPPORTUNITIES

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:24PM

• Mayor Dennis Kendall is seeking individuals interested in filling a vacancy on the seven-member Marysville Planning Commission. The term for this position expires in August 2011. Applicants must reside within city limits or the city's urban growth area, which generally mirror Marysville School District boundaries. The commissioners serve as an advisory board to the Mayor and City Council on issues such as land use, critical areas and shoreline management planning and long-range planning issues.

Taste of the Times

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 1:03PM

We would like to encourage our readers to send in their favorite recipes. Send recipes to The Arlington Times. PO Box 67, Arlington, WA, 98223 or you can e-mail them at: arltimes@arlingtontimes.com. Att: Deb or Di.

MEETINGS

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:24PM

WEDNESDAY

Why Leave Home?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:40PM

Good barbecues always get me thinking of summertime and I had plenty to think about during the hospital expansion's May 30 groundbreaking celebration. For the unfortunate few who missed it, the mini-festival was quite a first-class affair. While I gobbled up two of the best free hamburgers I've ever had (complete with a full condiment bar) my wife and I pondered various options for summertime entertainment. Gas prices, soaring expenses and a shrinking bank account wound up defeating every suggestion; by the time we finished our watermelon, it was decided that we weren't going anywhere.

Presidential primary reform

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:40PM

Starting in snowy villages of Iowa and New Hampshire last January, American voters have spent the past five long months picking our presidential contenders. The primary-caucus calendar is almost complete, capped by voting in Montana and the final states on June 3. But before the memories of this marathon endurance contest fades, let's re-commit to working for reform of the out-of-control presidential primary and find a system that is fairer, shorter and less brutal to the candidates.

They're Counting On Us

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:40PM

Step by step we are working to restore the health of Puget Sound, the rivers and our Pacific coast. We're working through the Puget Sound Partnership clean-up effort and also implementing the Tribal/State Ocean Ecosystem Initiative an ecosystem-based approach to management of our Pacific coastal waters to make this part of the world a healthier place for all of us to call home.

Strawberry Festival packed with family fun

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:40PM

Marysville's annual celebration, the Strawberry Festival, which brings out the best in the city and its residents, kicks off this week and culminates June 22 after more than a week filled with a variety of family-oriented fun.

Arlington

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:35PM

Discussion, and even debate, on issues is a good thing. Democracy depends upon an informed and participating citizenry and we have too little public involvement in public issues. Fortunately, we have a local newspaper which not only reports on local events and issues, but reserves space for citizens to express their own views and concerns by submitting a 'Letter to the Editor.'

Marysville

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:35PM

On Friday, May 30, I was fortunate enough to participate in the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer fundraiser at Fanny's Restaurant in Marysville. I saw a terrific family unit working together as one with the sole purpose of helping others.

Marysville Food Bank

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:35PM

On behalf of the Marysville Community Food Bank, I want to express our deep appreciation to all the Postal Workers who participated in the Letter Carriers Food Drive on May 10. We extend a special thanks to Rocky and Abe at the Marysville Post Office and Annex. The extra time and effort resulted in a collection of over 21 tons of food, all of which will remain in Marysville and will be distributed to the hungry in our service area.

Marysville

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:35PM

What is Marysville's Planned Parenthood Clinic contribution to the national abortion statistics? Have they gone down as the national trend has gone down? According to LifeSiteNews.com, Planned Parenthood reported 289,650 abortions and received $336 million in public funding in 2006, while their bottom line indicated $112 million profit.

Secretary/Treasurer Arlington Lodge No. 129

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:35PM

On behalf of the members of the Arlington Masonic Lodge 129, we would like to thank all the families in Gleneagle who participated in the Lodge's 3rd annual clothing drive, coinciding with the Gleneagle garage sale. Your donations were greatly appreciated. The Masons collected and sorted 50 yard bags full of clothing. The clothing was then given to the Kid's Kloset and Helping Hands, both non-profit organizations here in Arlington. The clothing drive was once again a success, thanks to you.

Preventing Suicide

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 3:51PM

MARYSVILLE On Jan. 23, 2003, Lisa Patton was driving to Marysville from what was then her home in California.

Students help create story pole

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 3:50PM

TULALIP Judging from the comments of Tulalip Tribes member Able Paco, the story involves not wasting resources, human or natural, and generosity.

Lakewood grads celebrate accomplishments

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 3:50PM

MARYSVILLE There was a repeatedly malfunctioning microphone.

Gyurkovics earns city recognition

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 3:50PM

MARYSVILLE The city of Marysville is pleased to announce Computer Support Technician Sandra Gyurkovics as City Employee of the Month for April 2008.

Former Nazi prisoner tells students to be thankful for their freedom

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 3:50PM

MARYSVILLE Having lived in a couple of spots in Europe and in Canada, and most importantly, having lived through arguably the darkest times of the 20th Century, Vwladyslaw Porada's initial message was one of praise for his adopted home.

School project gains energy rebate

  • Jun 18, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 3:50PM

MARYSVILLE Funded by the voter-approved bond issue passed in 2006, mechanical renovations to Marysville-Pilchuck High School began paying off in a big way recently.

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