Front Porch: Snohomish County case to air on Discovery program

Cold case documented

Investigation Discovery’s all-new series, “Motives &Murders: Cracking the Case,” will feature a Snohomish County cold case homicide that was solved this year. The show, which airs at 9 p.m. Saturday, follows the 1979 murder of Susan Schwarz.

The Lynnwood-area woman’s killer was convicted this year of murder and sentenced to 24 years in prison. The show will feature interviews with the Snohomish County sheriff’s detectives who worked the case and Schwarz’s siblings. To check local listings, visit the Investigation Discovery’s channel finder at www.investigationdiscovery.com.

Lighthouse gift shop: The Mukilteo Lighthouse gift shop is scheduled to be open from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and again on Dec. 8 and Dec. 15 for holiday shopping.

The gift shop carries lighthouse clothing, ornaments, license plate holders, mugs, cards and much more. Proceeds support maintenance of the lighthouse and grounds.

Santa Claus is scheduled to pay a visit to the lighthouse from 1 to 3 p.m. Dec. 8.

Free World AIDS Day events: The public is welcome to free events in downtown Everett on Fridayto commemorate World AIDS Day 2012. A collaboration of local agencies is sponsoring a resource fair, HIV testing, a memorial walk, and an evening program that includes refreshments, artwork and music. All activities take place at the Snohomish Health District, 3020 Rucker Ave., Everett.

Here is the schedule of events: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. — free or low-cost confidential rapid HIV testing; noon-6 p.m. — Community health resource tables; 5-6:30 p.m. — light refreshments catered by Ross Day; 5:30 p.m. — Walk to Everett’s AIDS Memorial at 3021 Wetmore Ave.; 6:30 p.m. — World AIDS Day Program.

More in Local News

Shock from WSU suicide ripples through Snohomish County

Roughly 1 in 10 seniors, sophomores and 8th-graders said they had attempted to take their own lives.

New leaders coming to county, state political parties

Hillary Moralez of Bothell takes over as chair for the Snohomish County Democratic Party.

Mom and brother turn in suspect in Stanwood robberies

The man is suspected of robbing the same gas station twice, and apologizing to the clerk afterward.

$1,000 reward for info on who killed an eagle near Snohomish

After being shot, the raptor was treated at the Sarvey Wildlife Center but died overnight.

Possible bobcat sighting keeps Snohomish students inside

The creature was spotted on the campus of Valley View Middle School around noon.

Derrick “Wiz” Crawford, 22, is a suspect in the homicide of his roommate. (Edmonds Police Department)
Roommate suspected in Edmonds killing found hiding in closet

Police had been searching for him for 10 days before locating him at a house in Everett.

Stabbing in Everett follows dispute between brothers-in-law

The victim, 54, was hospitalized. The suspect, 29, had not been apprehended Thursday.

Camano Island man gets 18 years for role in drug ring

He was convicted of helping lead a drug distribution network in four Washington counties.

Lake Stevens man missing since beginning of January

Jason Michael Knox White hasn’t used his credit card or withdrawn money from his bank since then.

Most Read