Heavy Hollywood headlines: Robert Horton’s movies preview

In the midst of all the sexual-misconduct allegations, the holiday film season offers some relief.

 

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with reads, listens

Pay tribute to the contributions of indigenous people to national history and culture.

 

Grandma’s fed up with kids’ disrespect for Thanksgiving traditions

By Tom and Dee Hardie with Key Kidder Dear Grandparenting: This is…

  • Nov 22, 2017

 

Sister is the victim of financial abuse

By Carolyn Hax / The Washington Post Dear Carolyn: My sister stays home with her two small children (2 and 1) while her partner works.… Continue reading

Today in History: Nov. 22

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 22, the 326th day of 2017. There are 39 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Nov. 22, 1963, John… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

Where the wild things are in Snohomish

Step into the studio of Imps and Monsters creator Justin Hillgrove for a Black Friday sale.

Meet Nellie, Thor, Raven, Lola, Jasper, Gunner and Bella

These six dogs are waiting for loving homes.

Our annual list of holiday events in Snohomish County and beyond

LIGHTS The Lights of Christmas: Open 5 to 10 p.m. Nov. 30-Dec. 3, 7-10, 14-17, 19-23, 26-30 at Warm Beach Camp, 20800 Marine Drive, Stanwood.… Continue reading

Did you know? Bats edition

Worthwhile Everett library reading and viewing about bats of the animal, sport and hero varieties.

Don’t forbid friendship with back-talking neighbor kid

Q: Our 8-year-old has suddenly developed a very sassy mouth. She picked this up from a new neighborhood friend who speaks to her mother in… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017

New, zippy BMW coupe and hybrid sedan enrich driving

The M240i coupe and 530e are fantastic for getting around in style, comfort and on time.

Today in History: Nov. 20

Today is Monday, Nov. 20, the 324th day of 2017. There are 41 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Nov. 20, 1947, Britain’s… Continue reading

Treating tween twins as individuals

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Hi Carolyn: We have 11-year-old identical twin boys who are wonderful and very different little guys. They both do… Continue reading

‘Star Wars’ video game faces charges that it promotes gambling

By Gene Park / The Washington Post Imagine buying a new chess set. Chess is your favorite game. Also you love “Star Wars.” It’s a… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2017

Teen idol David Cassidy remains in Florida hospital

The former pop star is dealing with multiple organ failure.

  • Nov 19, 2017
Julia Turner and her father, Ed, toast as they try out a flight of beer and cider at Lake Stevens Brewing Co. when it opened last year. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Beer of the Week: Lake Stevens Brewing Co.’s Sour Imperial

The beer has a depth and a complex flavor profile that goes beyond just another barrel-aged stout.

Julia Turner and her father, Ed, toast as they try out a flight of beer and cider at Lake Stevens Brewing Co. when it opened last year. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Does ‘Justice League’ signal Affleck’s departure from Batman role?

The “Argo” actor seems to be eyeing the door, trying to figure out how he can make a clean escape.

  • Nov 19, 2017

Don’t get scammed: Think before you click on email links

An email that was supposedly from iTunes is a scam that targeted busy parents.

How birds stay alive in winter and what you can do to help

When the weather turns chilly, columnist Sharon Wootton’s thoughts turn to birds coping with cold.

How to maintain your life’s balance amid change

Columnist Paul Schoenfeld shares some techniques for working toward a sense of stability.