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Students may face discipline for walkout

MARYSVILLE We are definitely looking at some consequences, said Assistant Superintendent Gail Miller in the wake of a walkout by about 150 to 200 students at Totem Middle School, March 5.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Prizes offered for best kids healthy breakfast recipes

MARYSVILLE Local kids are invited to submit their favorite breakfast recipes to win prizes from local businesses and recreation spots such as Skate Inn, Golf Land, the Marysville YMCA and the Imagine Children Museum.

  • Aug 28, 2008

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Parks and rec department plans annual Easter Egg hunt

  • Aug 28, 2008

Helping out the food bank

Volunteers from Marysvilles Milgard Windows happily had their hands full unloading three large crates of foodstuffs for the Marysville Food Bank the morning of March 7. All told, the companys Community Action Team collected 3,000 pounds of food from employees and customers. Company workers include, from left, Dan Gross, action team leader Steve Robinett, Ken Combs, Brian Barelay, Rob Oglesbee and Steve Cooper.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Chambers Business of the Year is active community supporter

MARYSVILLE The Marysville Police Department. The Marysville Food Bank. The Strawberry Festival. Snohomish County Safe Kids. Marysville Rotary.

  • Aug 28, 2008

EMS levy backers take to the streets

MARYSVILLE We feel that personal contact is what is needed, said Marysville Fire District Captain Jeff Cole.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Lateral transfers save money, help staff police department

MARYSVILLE In the last two months, the citys police department has hired five new officers.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Proposed annexation may move forward

MARYSVILLE Judging from comments made during a special City Council retreat held July 1, the city administration is pretty much ready to go forward with annexing all that is left of the citys urban growth area.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Police: new fireworks law had desired effect

MARYSVILLE The numbers arent huge admitted Cmdr. Rob Lamoureux of the Marysville Police Department.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Kohls up and running, Target opens this week

MARYSVILLE And the wave continues this week with two more grand openings of national chain, brand-name retailers; Target is scheduled to open a new store at Lakewood Crossing next to Costco on Oct. 4, and Kohls is already ringing up customers at a new facility on 116th Street NE.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Family of injured student sues district

MARYSVILLE The Marysville student hit by a bus last year is asking the Marysville School District and Snohomish County for $50 million, roughly half of the school districts annual budget.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Bellevue Ballet presents Nutcracker

BOTHELL ?Accompanied by a 36-piece orchestra, Ballet Bellevue scores the other new theater in the neighborhood, presenting Nutcracker Nov. 25 - 26 and Dec. 2 - 3 at the Northshore Performing Arts Center at Bothell High School.?

  • Aug 28, 2008

Edmonds Center for the Arts soft opening features SYO Carmen

EDMONDS As Arlington School District moves forward in planning a grand opening gala for the new performing arts center at the high school, other regional communities, too, are enjoying the benefits of having live entertainment in their own neighborhoods.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Trees for Oliver Smith, Jake Randall

ARLINGTON A team of four city employees hacked away at some rocky soil Wednesday, Nov. 15 in order to plant two large trees in honor of Oliver Smith and Jake Randall two long-time Arlingtonians who served their community well.

  • Aug 28, 2008

M-PHS Choir performs for Indiana via Internet

The Marysville-Pilchuck High School Chamber Choir made history Monday, Nov. 20, when they performed for the Indiana University School of Music over Internet2, said choir director Jeff Tillinghast.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Art by animal lovers

All the artists in a special holiday art show at Sisters Restaurant in Everett have committed a portion of all sales to animal rescue organizations including the Everett and Camano Island animal shelters, PAWS, N.O.A.H., Pasados Safe Haven and the American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, as well as the World Wild Life Fund.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Count Basie Orchestra at Lincoln Theatre Nov. 29

MOUNT VERNON Lincoln Theatre presents the world famous King of Swing, the Count Basie Orchestra, a 19-member ensemble directed by trombonist Bill Hughes, who is one of five current members who were hand-picked by Count Basie himself before he died in 1984.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Northwest flower and garden show Feb. 14-18

Seattle One of the worlds largest and most celebrated garden festivals in 2007 will focus on how to live life each day with a glorious garden, no matter its size or location.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Big Brothers Big Sisters adds new program

EVERETT In an effort to bring services to more children, Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Snohomish County, a branch of the YMCA of Snohomish County, has added a new program to its service offering: After school site-based mentoring.

  • Aug 28, 2008