Artist featured at EdCC gallery inspired by mess of life

See Aramis O. Hamer’s exhibit “O: Gemini Trying to Balance the Poles” at Edmonds Community College.

‘I, Tonya’ brings tacky tabloid scandal to the big screen

The movie version of this tale works hard to suggest why we might sympathize with Tonya Harding.

‘The Post’ romantically rouses the ideals of the fourth estate

Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep star in the story of how a newspaper defied an authoritarian president.

  • Jan 4, 2018
“Black is Beautiful” by Lynnea Mattson is part of the In with the New exhibit at Gallery North in Edmonds.

Art galleries and exhibits

MUSEUMS/EVENTS Cascadia Art Museum: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. On third Thursdays, the museum is open until 8 p.m. and is free… Continue reading

“Black is Beautiful” by Lynnea Mattson is part of the In with the New exhibit at Gallery North in Edmonds.

Community dance events in Snohomish County

Dudes and Dolls Square Dance Club: 8 to 10:30 p.m. mainstream (rounds 7 to 8 p.m.) the second, fourth and fifth Fridays, through May at… Continue reading

Baroque flautist Joshua Romatowski will perform in an intimate Pacific MusicWorks concert Sunday at Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett. (Photo courtesy of Joshua Romatowski)

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County and nearby

Seattle Symphony: Mozart’s 39th Symphony, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 4 and 8 p.m. Jan. 6 at Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., Seattle. Broadway Today, with Broadway… Continue reading

Baroque flautist Joshua Romatowski will perform in an intimate Pacific MusicWorks concert Sunday at Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett. (Photo courtesy of Joshua Romatowski)

Ex-etiquette: How to send appropriate texts to your ex

Q. My ex and I got married on New Year’s Eve and have a daughter. Each year, at the time we were married, he texts… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2018

Information for canning, growing, and singing tomatoes

Everett Public Library has a host of books and videos about tomatoes.

Mukilteo’s MOD Pizza offers a hip-hot-hasty delish pie

Get an affordable pizza your way piping hot out of the oven.

Regional arts and entertainment tickets for sale

ANGEL OF THE WINDS ARENA Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway to Music: Jan. 27, from $20. WWE Live Road to WrestleMania: Feb. 24, from… Continue reading

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Twisted Flicks: The Historic Everett Theatre hosts the region’s only live movie re-dubbing show, which merges improv comedy and old B movies. The Twisted Flicks… Continue reading

Theater and dance around the region

THEATER Village Theatre: Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave.; 425-257-8600 or www.villagetheatre.org/everett. “Newsies” runs Jan. 5-28. The rest of the season includes “The Gin… Continue reading

Today in History: Jan. 4

Today is Thursday, Jan. 4, the fourth day of 2018. There are 361 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Jan. 4, 1868, “The… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2018

Upcoming events for families in Snohomish County and nearby

GET OUT Winter snaps: Group trips for photography enthusiasts from expert to novice to shoot winter-inspired photos at Snoqualmie Pass. Commonwealth Creek offers many unique… Continue reading

Scott Jackson of the U2 tribute band U4 will channel frontman Bono Jan. 7 at Canoes Cabaret. (U4)

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County

The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-374-2580. Jazz Sundays. Northwest Jazz Collective, Wednesdays. Open mic Thursdays. Andy’s Fish House: 1229 First St., Snohomish; 360-862-0782;… Continue reading

Scott Jackson of the U2 tribute band U4 will channel frontman Bono Jan. 7 at Canoes Cabaret. (U4)

Wife constantly second-guesses his parenting

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: My spouse does not trust me with our kids. I am often criticized for being too rough… Continue reading

Extra, extra: High-kicking ‘Newsies’ arrives on Everett stage

Everett’s Lukas Poischbeg, featured in posters for the show, is excited to perform in his hometown.

Garlicky goodness: Lombardi’s 40 clove chicken loaded with garlic

The chicken dish actually has about 10 cloves per serving, but it’s still a garlic lover’s dream.

Rick Hall, the father of the Muscle Shoals sound, dies at 85

By Randy Lewis / Los Angeles Times Bad blood between two key figures in 1960s R&B and soul music turned out to be good fortune… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2018

Acorn squash with wild rice, havarti stuffing and bread crumbs

The brown butter bread crumbs in this recipe are a game changer — don’t skimp on those.

  • Jan 3, 2018