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Hot weather leads to small crowd for Community Pride Day

MARYSVILLE It was tough to compete against a day like that, said city Parks Maintenance Manager Mike Robinson.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Marysville Soroptimists celebrate 30th anniversary

MARYSVILLE Approximately 18 years ago Leanne van Belle was a stay-at-home mom with four children. That all changed, had to change, when her husband developed inoperable vascular brain tumors.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Relay for Life

MARYSVILLE In the six years Jerry Jacobs has fought cancer, he has been through three series of experimental treatments. Just prior to a planning meeting for the upcoming Relay for Life, Jacobs only recently had left the hospital following the third attempt to extend his life.

  • Aug 28, 2008

So much, to herald Christmas

If you really want a special treat, go to the big city for the 5th Avenue Theatres White Christmas the Seattle theaters new production to music of Irving Berlin, that brings to life the classic holiday movie,. But theres plenty of festive entertainment that will put you in the mood closer to home.

  • Aug 28, 2008

How to survive holiday parties

The Counseling Corner - by The American Counseling Association

  • Aug 28, 2008

Celebrate Chanukah: light up the nights

The Jewish community of Snohomish County joins thousands of communities around the globe as they celebrate Chanukah, the Festival of Lights, from Friday, Dec. 15 through Saturday, Dec. 23.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Lights of Christmas opens one day late

WARM BEACH The Lights of Christmas at Warm Beach Camps & Conference Center was scheduled to open Thursday, Nov. 30, but due to last weeks snow storm, last minute preparations required a huge clean-up of fallen tree branches and a call for volunteer help from across north county.

  • Aug 28, 2008

OBT dances to the music of Everett Symphony

Ron Friesen, of Marysville, is directing the Everett Symphony for the Olympic Ballet Theatres traditional performance of The Nutcracker at the Everett Civic Auditorium this weekend, 7 p.m. Dec. 9 and 2 p.m. Dec. 10.

  • Aug 28, 2008

AHS shares talent for the festive season

Its been a challenging year for Lyle Fordes community choir, which has been rehearsing on Mondays through November to prepare for a performance of George Fredric Handels Messiah Sunday, Dec. 10.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Christmas Carol lights up historical auditorium

Drama students of Arlington High School played to a near full house at the old AHS auditorium, on opening night, and managed to communicate the message of A Christmas Carol by Charlies Dickens last Friday evening, even after missing a lot of the last week of rehearsals due to inclement weather.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Police seek tips on luring suspect, offer advice on keeping kids safe

SMOKEY POINT Arlington police are still soliciting leads from the community, concerning the attempted luring of two 11-year-old females in Smokey Point Dec. 5, while providing both parents and children advice on how to protect themselves from predators.

  • Aug 28, 2008

AHS grad, Marysville dentist team up to give candy to American troops serving overseas

SMOKEY POINT Mary Welsh, a 2002 graduate of Arlington High School, was able to contribute to the men and women of Americas military for a second holiday season, thanks to a sweet donation from Marysville and Lake Stevens orthodontist Dr. Jason Bourne.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Vets, civilians remember their service, sacrifices

ARLINGTON The seventh annual Military Day at the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Hall and Museum Dec. 7 was an appropriately historic-minded occasion, coinciding as it did with the anniversary of Pearl Harbors bombing.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Movie switch results in heroic action

MARYSVILLE For two Marysville couples, dinner and a movie turned into a real-life drama on a Saturday night two weekends ago.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Arrest made in assault, theft crimes

MARYSVILLE Marysville Police arrested 23-year-old Marysville man for felony assault and theft crimes.

  • Aug 28, 2008

MPD to hold sex offenders notification meeting

MARYSVILLE The Marysville Police Department will be holding a public notification meeting to release information regarding Level III Sex Offenders residing within the city limits of Marysville.

  • Aug 28, 2008

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  • Aug 28, 2008

Sean Denton brings old friends to benefit new PAC

The Gryffyn Band musicians agreed last summer when they performed in the Music in Terrace Park series presented by the city of Arlington that they would be glad to do a benefit performance for the new Performing Arts Center at Arlington High School.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Dont let your temper get the best of you

We dont plan to be angry, it just happens. For most of us, fortunately, anger isnt a major problem. However, if your anger, even if only occasionally, is something that makes you strike out and react violently, its an unhealthy and dangerous behavior that needs attention.

  • Aug 28, 2008