Front Porch: Christmas House needs elves

Elves needed for Christmas House

Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop is looking for anyone who would like to help fix up donated bicycles to give away at Christmas House this year.

All levels of mechanical abilities are welcome from the professional mechanic to spit-and-polishers. Volunteers are needed 11 a.m. to 3 p.m Sunday, Nov. 18. Help is also needed 1-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through November.

Sharing Wheels is at 2525 Broadway, in Everett. For more information call 425-252-6952 or go to www.sharingwheels.org.

Christmas House will open Dec. 1 and closes Dec. 18. For more information about Christmas House or to volunteer go to www.christmas-house.org.

Winter comes early: Edmonds Historical Museum’s new exhibit, “Winters of Yesteryear,” opened this week and runs through Jan. 27.

“Winters of Yesteryear” features vintage skis, sleds, ice skates and historic photographs from the museum’s collection. From the Big Snow of 1916 to today, explore how locals have experienced the winter season — how they’ve talked about it, prepared for it, dressed for it, played and competed in it and now remember it.

Edmonds Historical Museum, 118 Fifth Ave. N., is open 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. It will be open 5 to 8 p.m. during Third Thursday Art Walks in November and December.

The suggested donation is $5 per adult and $2 per child. For more information, go to historicedmonds.org.

More in Local News

Fatal car crash reported on Highway 92 near Lake Stevens

The 3 p.m. accident and investigation stopped traffic in both directions near Machias Road.

Firefighters come to the rescue and give mom new stroller

Donations to the Good Neighbor Program covered the $143.20 cost.

Mayor tries new tactic to curb fire department overtime

Stephanson says an engine won’t go into service when the only available staff would be on overtime.

Cheering families welcome Kidd, Shoup after 6 months at sea

“I get back Daddy back today,” said one homemade sign at Naval Station Everett.

Paine Field fire chief will be allowed to retire

In his letter, the airport director noted Jeff Bohnet was leaving while under investigation.

Stanwood man, 33, killed in crash near Marysville

Speed may have been a factor, the sheriff’s department said.

County plans to sue to recoup costs from ballot drop-box law

A quarter-million dollars could be spent adding 19 ballot boxes in rural areas.

County frees up $1.6M for Everett’s low-barrier housing

The plan appears on track for the City Council to transfer land ahead of next month’s groundbreaking.

Jamie Copeland is a senior at Cedar Park Christian Schools’ Mountlake Terrace campus. She is a basketball player, ASB president, cheerleader and, of course, a Lion. (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Cedar Park Christian senior stepping up to new challenges

Jamie Copeland’s academics include STEM studies, leadership, ASB activities, honor society.

Most Read