Front Porch: Return prescription meds

  • Thu Apr 24th, 2014 4:10pm
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Return prescription meds

Police departments around Snohomish County plan a drug take-back day Saturday. People can bring old medicines for free disposal, no questions asked.

Locations are at police stations unless otherwise noted. Contact local departments for more information.

Arlington: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 110 E. Third St.

Edmonds: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 250 Fifth Ave. North.

Everett: 8 a.m. to noon, 3002 Wetmore Ave.

Lake Stevens: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Bartell Drugs, 621 Highway 9 NE.

Lynnwood: 8 a.m. to noon, 19321 44th Ave. West.

Monroe: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 818 W. Main St.

Snohomish: 8 a.m. to noon, 230 Maple Ave.

Boom City Swap Meet opens: The Tulalip Tribes’ annual Boom City Swap Meet and Flea Market opens for the season Saturday and will operate Saturdays and Sundays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. through early September.

The meet has family-friendly activities, food vendors (including Native American barbecued salmon and fry bread), handmade arts and crafts, antiques, a bouncy house and pony rides for kids, face painting, live karaoke and more. The entry fee is $1 per vehicle.

To reserve a space, vendors can sign up at boomcityswapmeet.com or call 425-359-3864.

The meet is located on the Tulalip Reservation at 10300 27th Ave. NE, behind the Tulalip Casino and Hotel Resort.