Weinstein Co., overwhelmed by backlash, may be up for sale

The company said Monday that it will receive an immediate cash infusion from Colony Capital.

  • Oct 16, 2017

 

Fur & Feathers: 4 lovable dogs need homes

Meet Lola, Sadie, Scooter and Chance

 

Carlson says nation shifting on harassment issue

Ex-News Channel personality’s book compiles many harassment stories she’s collected since her lawsuit.

  • Oct 16, 2017

 

Taking the long way

The Princess of Darkness is a triple-crown long distance hiker with stories to share.

If you don’t use your muscles, they just grow weaker

For healthier aging, discover your weak spots and get to work.

Loss inspires widow to teach ‘healthy grieving’ class

Sharing and keeping a journal help people work through painful things that can isolate them.

  • Oct 16, 2017

Bridge club news

By Mary Ewing On the second and fourth Monday of each monthy, Mukilteo’s Rosehill Community Center hosts up to five tables of party bridge. Ten… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2017

Can chemotherapy cause ADD in children?

By John Rosemond / Tribune News Service Q: After two years of chemotherapy for acute lymphocytic leukemia, our 6-year-old daughter is now in remission. We’ve… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2017

He wants to ask girlfriend’s father for permission to marry her

By Carolyn Hax / The Washington Post Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: I plan to ask my girlfriend’s father for permission to… Continue reading

Today in History: Oct. 16

Today is Monday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2017. There are 76 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Oct. 16, 1987, a… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2017

Volvo’s S90 sedan is stretched to near limo length for 2018

A new plug-in hybrid model also joins the luxury car’s lineup.

Using a rod to assist in running wiring through an attic space, Don Thomas, of R&D Handyman Service, works on installing a ceiling fan at a home in SE Everett on Monday, July 24, 2017 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
                                Don Thomas of R&D Handyman Service installs a ceiling fan at a home in southeast Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

When fall chores loom, just hand them to the handyman

Here are three local businesses that can help you prepare your home for the rainy season.

Using a rod to assist in running wiring through an attic space, Don Thomas, of R&D Handyman Service, works on installing a ceiling fan at a home in SE Everett on Monday, July 24, 2017 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
                                Don Thomas of R&D Handyman Service installs a ceiling fan at a home in southeast Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

And this year’s winners of Everett’s Monte Cristo Awards are…

The awards recognize local homeowners and businesses that take special care of their properties.

Garden clubs in Snohomish, Island counties

Alderwood Garden Club: Cedar Valley Grange Hall, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-771-7670; mkboley@comcast.net. American Rhododendron Society: Pilchuck Chapter, Red Barn, Jennings Park, 6915 Armar… 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

How to prune a hydrangea: An exception to the pruning rule

It helps to think of a growing blackberry vine when you’re about to cut back this blooming shrub.

Plant of Merit: Clerodendrum trichotomum, harlequin glorybower

What: Clerodendrum trichotomum, commonly known as harlequin glorybower, can be grown either as a small tree or large shrub. This plant has some very interesting… Continue reading

Collectors beware: Not all colored glass is created equal

Cost and quality differs for each method of adding color to a clear piece to make it decorative.

Snohomish County book calendar

Elise Hooper 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 19, Edmonds Bookshop Hooper will read from and sign copies of her new book “The Other Alcott: A… Continue reading

My worst moment: Ted Danson on the actor’s nightmare

Few actors make it look as easy as Ted Danson, whether he is playing Boston’s favorite bartender… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2017