Front Porch: Pick up your fish

  • Fri Mar 19th, 2010 10:54pm
  • News

The school of artsy fish alongside I-5 at Island Crossing was dismantled by city employees, Kiwanis club members, arts council members and the Arlington High School ROTC.

Artists who participated in the community art project can pick up their fish from 10 a.m. to noon today at the old dog pound site by Pacific Pride, 19118 63rd Ave. NE.

  • County hosts expo, carnival:Snohomish County Parks and Recreation has scheduled a recreation expo and carnival at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds on April 24 and 25.

    The free, two-day event will feature exhibits on camping, fishing, landscaping, gardening, climbing and boating. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the first day, a Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. the next day.

    To be an exhibitor, call 360-805-6700 or e-mail

  • Smoke alarm batteries changed: Camano Island firefighters and Boy Scouts will visit homes on Camano Island this weekend to change smoke alarm batteries.

    The idea came from volunteer firefighter Rusty Pfeiffer.

    The Camano Plaza IGA helped pay for the batteries.

    Volunteer in Arlington: Volunteers and donations of silent auction items or professionally made desserts are needed for Village Community Services’ annual Taste of Decadence event on May 22 at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington.

    For more information, call Michelle Dietz-Date at 360-653-7752 ext. 14. or e-mail resource@village