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  • Thu Jul 1st, 2010 10:12pm
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Help cancer research

A bratwurst sale to benefit “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” is planned for 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday (or until the food is gone) at Smokey Point Harley Davidson, 16212 Smokey Point Blvd. in Marysville.

A brat, chips and a pop will be available for $3.

Garbage on schedule: On Monday, Rubatino Refuse Removal and Waste Management will make pick-ups on schedule, but offices will be closed.

Happy Fourth of July Sunday: Here are some closures and changes:

Government: Federal, state and local offices are closed Sunday and Monday.

Post offices: Closed Sunday and Monday, although express mail service continues.

Commerce: Many businesses and most banks are closed Sunday and Monday. Everett and Alderwood malls are open.

Transportation: Community Transit is not running Sunday or Monday. Everett Transit is on regular schedules both days. For ferry information, go to www. wsdot.wa.gov/ferries or call 888-808-7977.

The Herald: Classified advertising and the front lobby are closed Sunday and Monday. Customer service for home delivery is open from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday and Monday.

Fire in the sky?: A perfectly rational gentleman saw what looked like an airplane on fire June 25 above Alfy’s Pizza on Broadway in Everett.

Everett police have no information about such a sighting.

If others saw what looked like fire in the sky Friday, please call 425-339-3451 and we’ll let readers know what was up.