50 years ago (1962)
Everett Junior College officers had been chosen. Among them were Ann Gilliland, associated women students’ secretary; Joe Bell, associated men students’ secretary; Cliff Totey, associated men students’ treasurer; Bob Buell, freshman class president; Bob Vasey, freshmen class vice president; and Marcy White, freshman class secretary treasurer.
St. Mary’s Catholic Parish ladies were having a rummage sale from 9 to 5 tomorrow and the next day in the McCann building, 1512 3rd St., Marysville. Those having articles were advised to deliver them to the rectory woodshed or take them to the McCann Building.
25 years ago (1987)
By this time next year, a contractor could be wrapping up work on the $5 million Pioneer Marine Plaza, a long-awaited retail development slated for a high-profile site on the waterfront. It would be located on the southeast corner of the Port of Everett marina.
Snohomish County’s highly successful “Adopt-A-Stream” program had grown from a small, grassroots stream enhancement organization to an influential regional program with international ties. Their second annual conference was slated for later this month at the Everett Pacific Hotel.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library.