Around the County
Drop off unwrapped new toys for the U.S. Marine Corp's Toys for Tots campaign at the Everett Golf and Country Club on the corner of 52nd and Colby.
Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
Snohomish Railfans meeting Wednesday
Snohomish Railfans meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the community room at Hilton Lake Fire Station, 3525 108th St. SE in Everett.
All railroad enthusiasts are invited to view a slide show about railroads.
Edmonds: Boy Scout troop to recycle trees
Boy Scout Troop 300 of Edmonds is planning to recycle trees at Top Foods and Westgate Elementary School on two days in January.
The troop's main fundraiser is set from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 7 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 8
A cash donation of $10 per tree is suggested. Proceeds help to offset the cost of camping trips.
All donated material must be free of ornaments, nails, tinsel, plastic and metal. Checks should be made payable to Boy Scouts of America.
Top Foods is located at 21900 Highway 99 and Westgate Elementary School is at 9601 220th St. SW.
Monroe: City Council to vote on 2012 budget
The Monroe City Council is expected to vote on the $51 million budget for 2012 at Tuesday night's meeting.
The meeting is scheduled to start at 7 p.m., council chambers, 806 W. Main St.
This is the second reading of the proposed budget, which does not contain layoffs or tax increases.
Sultan: City Council approves 2012 budget
The Sultan City Council voted 5-2 to approve its budget for next year. Councilmembers Kay George and Joe Neigel voted against it.
The $7.8 million budget does not contain layoffs or tax increases. The council, however, is expected to discuss a water rate increase at its Jan. 12 meeting.
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