In 1938, a young Everett doctor set sail for frozen Antarctica

Harmon Rhoads Jr. joined famed explorers Lincoln Ellsworth and Sir Hubert Wilkins.

  • Apr 18, 2018

Homage thanks its many volunteers

They help others in myriad ways in Snohomish County.

  • Apr 18, 2018
Orin F. volunteers with the Statewide Heath Insurance Benefits Advisers.

Two Homage volunteers share their perspectives

They reflect on the fulfillment they get from helping others.

  • Apr 18, 2018
Orin F. volunteers with the Statewide Heath Insurance Benefits Advisers.

Fermented foods can be part of a healthful diet

Even better, they also offer unique and exciting flavor profiles.

  • Apr 18, 2018

Volunteerism a powerful force for positive change

April 15-21 is recognized as Volunteer Appreciation Week. Volunteer and be the change.

Families caring for families, with help from social services

Homage’s Kinship Caregiver Program supports grandparents who have taken in their grandchildren.

‘Bravetart’ wins Piglet bakeoff for its iconic dessert recipes

It’s just desserts: Day 7 of Food52’s cookbook competition pits ‘Bravetart’ against ‘Tartine All Day.’

Crisped rice treats without the cloying marshmallow? Sweet

This recipe calls for a coating of honey and peanut butter rather than melted marshmallows.

Secret of a perfect chicken sandwich: roast the bird yourself

Add to the perfection by topping it with bacon, sun-dried tomato pesto, arugula, mayo and romaine.

  • Apr 18, 2018

Poet Sam Hamill, founder of Copper Canyon Press, dies at 74

He started the Port Townsend publishing company in 1972.

  • Apr 17, 2018

Carl Kasell, NPR broadcaster, dies at 84

He brought gravitas and goofiness to the airwaves, most recently on “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me!”

  • Apr 17, 2018

New Everett Chorale director has plans for meaningful music

Jennifer Rodgers hopes to introduce singing to a broader audience — even to those who are homeless.

These young pageant princesses try to keep it real — fun

For two Lake Stevens sisters, the notorious world of beauty pageants is all about being yourself.

From the science of lightning to the mythology it inspired

Here are some books that connect those dots …

Stacey Arnold: Hiking photographer

There’s more than sunsets and sunrises to capture with your camera along the trail.

‘Night Court’ star Harry Anderson, 65, found dead in home

A police statement said foul play is not suspected.

  • Apr 16, 2018

Revered rapper Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer

The 30-year-old won the prize for “DAMN.,” his raw and powerful Grammy-winning album.

  • Apr 16, 2018

Afraid of heights? Push through your fear at Summit Everett

The climbing gym on Rucker Avenue offers top rope climbing, auto belay and bouldering.

’The Great Alone’: A dysfunctional family surrounded by beauty

Kristin Hannah’s challenging new novel is in great demand.