Andrea Brown

Outdoor classes and activities in and around Snohomish County

National Geographic Speaker Series: A series of six talks from the front lines of exploration returns to Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., Seattle. The season… Continue reading

Ready to pack up and go? Norwegian reality TV wants you

1. Nordic stars Are you a Norwegian in need of 50 grand? Casting for Season 9 of “Alt for Norge” is underway for applicants who… Continue reading

Home and Garden calendar for Snohomish County and beyond

HOME TOURS Monroe Historical Society: Historic Homes Tour of six homes is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4. The event is a fundraiser for… Continue reading

Sip wine and browse hundreds of fossils and minerals

FossilEra warehouse in Monroe teams up with Davenport Cellars for wineology and paleontology. (Video)

Outdoor classes and activities in and around Snohomish County

Streamkeepers needed: Thornton Creek, the most polluted stream in Seattle, needs streamkeepers. The first of a two-part training is 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 17,… Continue reading

Upcoming events: fungi show, charity fashion show, newcomers club

1. Repurpose Get stylish without breaking the bank. Project ReRUNway is a community fashion show featuring models in second-hand clothes and tips on how to… Continue reading

Home and Garden calendar for Snohomish County and beyond

Get your hands dirty: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 7, Eagle Ridge Community Garden, 2420 Soper Hill Road, Lake Stevens. Build garden beds and… Continue reading

The True story of a home with roots and award-winning pride

The 24th annual Monte Cristo awards honor Everett’s best-dressed homes and businesses.

Body waxing from brows to toes … and everywhere in between

Waxology salon in downtown Everett will remove hair in places you might not know it grows.

Woodland Park’s Lulu the giraffe has been #tallestbaby since birth

Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo is a wonderland of nature and animals for us Homo sapiens.

Arlington shutterbug rediscovers his love for photography

Todd Reynolds, 43, found a new excitement for life after picking up an old hobby. See what he does.

Three things to see and do

Name your car, check out the newest public art and don’t miss home show season.

Home and Garden calendar for Snohomish County and beyond

Get your hands dirty: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 7, Eagle Ridge Community Garden, 2420 Soper Hill Road, Lake Stevens. Build garden beds and… Continue reading

How did 300 feathers get stuck in that old utility pole?

Artful adornment in Everett is the creation of a retired Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer.

Author’s talk of birds and clouds kicks off Marysville series

1. Birds and clouds Marysville’s Outdoor Adventure Speakers Series is kicking into gear. Marie Mudd Ruth, author of natural history books, will talk about things… Continue reading

Home and Garden calendar for Snohomish County and beyond

Seattle Home Show 2: The fall version of the oldest and largest home show in the nation is Oct. 6-8 at CenturyLink Field Event Center,… Continue reading

For Texas BBQ, look for the school bus at the reptile museum

This husband-and-wife team has been serving up brisket and more for a decade in Monroe.

Get schooled on Texas BBQ at this Monroe restaurant in a bus

Brisket, pulled pork, sausage, chicken and the fixin’s all await you near the Reptile Zoo on U.S. 2.

Outdoor classes and activities in and around Snohomish County

Clouds and birds: Maria Mudd Ruth, author of natural history books, kicks off this season’s Outdoor Adventure Speakers Series, 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 26,… Continue reading

Wake up refreshed for a hike or to tour some cool old houses

1. Rest assured Like Santa, this sleep app knows when you are sleeping. It also knows when you need to be awakened. The Sleep Cycle… Continue reading