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Briefs: EdCC promotes internally for VP of College Relations and Advancement

EdCC promotes internally for VP of College Relations and AdvancementEdmonds Community College has hired Tonya Drake as the vice president for College Relations and Advancement. Drake has been serving as the interim VP for College Relations and Advancement.

Date: 10/07/2015 | Business

Edmonds TEDx event attracting some of region's brightest minds

EDMONDS — The first six of more than two dozen people anticipated to speak at a Nov. 6 TEDx conference have been announced, and they include a documentary film maker, the head of a Mukilteo aerospace company, a former astronaut and the mayor of Arlington.The free,...

Date: 10/06/2015 | Local News

Budget statement from Edmonds School Board incumbent Gary Noble

Edmonds School District board incumbent Gary Noble recently sent a statement about the school district budget.Noble’s general-election challenger, Mary Murphy, declined to send a statement.

Date: 10/05/2015 | South County Politics

Upcoming book events in Snohomish County

Annelies Zijderveld2 p.m. Oct. 4, University Bookstore

Date: 10/04/2015 | Entertainment

Dispatches from GABF

American Brewing's Adam Frantz writes about his experience

Date: 10/02/2015 | Hops & Sips

Introductory statements from Edmonds candidates Nelson and Rutledge

Edmonds City Council candidates Mike Nelson and Al Rutledge will meet on the Nov. 3 general-election ballot for the last two years of the four-year term that former Councilman Strom Peterson won in 2013 and that Nelson now holds by appointment.

Date: 10/02/2015 | South County Politics

Stage calendar

Snohomish CountyTheater"Our Town": The Pulitzer prize-winning Thorton Wilder play runs through Oct. 4, at the Red Curtain Arts Center, 1410 Grove St., Marysville. The play tells the...

Date: 10/02/2015 | Entertainment

Visual Arts Calendar

Snohomish CountyEventsSchack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; Teen Nights at Schack return 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 8. These free, after-hours events...

Date: 10/02/2015 | Entertainment

Edmonds woman sets speed record for Appalachian Trail

A Edmonds woman, 34, has set an unsupported speed record for hiking the 2,189-mile Appalachian Trail through 14 states from Maine to Georgia in 54 days, 7 hours and 48 minutes.Heather Anderson (trail name "Anish") is no fleeting moment in trail-record history. In...

Date: 09/30/2015 | Local News

Issue statements from Edmonds Council candidates Petso and Tibbott

Edmonds City Council candidates Lora Petso and Neil Tibbott recently sent statements about what they think is or are the most important issue or issues in this year’s election.

Date: 09/30/2015 | South County Politics

What’s on November ballots in south Snohomish County

South Snohomish County will have a full ballot for the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 09/29/2015 | South County Politics

Man who smoked meth with baby in car in Edmonds may avoid prison

EVERETT — A man who smoked methamphetamine inside a car with a toddler will avoid prison if he follows through with drug treatment.

Date: 09/26/2015 | Local News

Grab a gourd

Most pumpkin farms are opening this weekend

Date: 09/25/2015 | Life

Issue statements from candidates for an open school board position

School Board candidates Carin Chase and Bill Willcock recently sent statements about what they think is or are the most important issue or issues in this year’s election.

Date: 09/25/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds house fire started by hash oil cook, investigators say

EDMONDS — A house fire in unincorporated Edmonds on Wednesday was started by a man trying to cook hash oil, investigators confirmed Thursday.

Date: 09/24/2015 | Local News

Voters can get registration help Tuesday in Edmonds, Lynnwood

Anyone can get help registering to vote Tuesday at the Edmonds and Lynnwood libraries.

Date: 09/22/2015 | South County Politics

Fortunate on the trail

An Edmonds woman's broken hip could have been worse

Date: 09/21/2015 | Local News

Edmonds Art Studio Tour celebrates 10 this weekend

EDMONDS — The Edmonds Art Studio Tour is celebrating its 10th anniversary this weekend with a self-guided, free tour of 25 studios featuring 42 artists.

Date: 09/18/2015 | Entertainment

Driftwood brings to life ‘Seven Keys to Baldpate’

EDMONDS — Imagine watching a 1930s movie. That’s the way Driftwood presents this story.

Date: 09/18/2015 | Entertainment

Introductory statement from Alderwood Water incumbent Donna Cross

Incumbent Alderwood Water and Wastewater Commissioner Donna Cross is running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 09/17/2015 | South County Politics

Introductory statement from Fire District 1 candidate Erica Ash

Snohomish County Fire District 1 candidate Erica Ash will meet incumbent Commissioner Bob Meador in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 09/16/2015 | South County Politics

Not your father's playfield

Controversial crumb-rubber fields set to open in Edmonds

Date: 09/15/2015 | Local News

New showcase for Northwest art

In a building where shoppers once pushed carts filled with oranges, ground beef, milk bottles and frozen dinners, people now lean in not to inspect produce but to get a closer look at the brush strokes of paintings and the detail of sculptures that show the form and beauty of the...

Date: 09/15/2015 | Editorials

Upcoming local book events

Jay Jacobs6 p.m. Sept. 16, Mountain Loop BooksJacobs plans to talk about his book "The Widow Wave: A True Courtroom Drama of Tragedy at Sea." The bookstore and coffee shop is located at 1085 Darrington St., in Darrington.

Date: 09/13/2015 | Entertainment

9/11 is remembered in Edmonds at new memorial park

EDMONDS — The sculpture is subtle, simple and steel.The sun on Friday morning shone through the panels of stained glass in the sculpture, washing the image of the American flag over a one-ton beam. It was just as the firefighters envisioned.

Date: 09/11/2015 | Local News

‘Dine Out Edmonds’ highlights great dining

EDMONDS — Marketing campaigns can be a good thing, especially if one involves good food.The debut of “Dine Out Edmonds,” a promotion that features seven of Edmonds nicest restaurants, is on now through Sept. 30.

Date: 09/11/2015 | Entertainment

Get special attention at Scott’s Bar and Grill

EDMONDS — My brother the history professor thought the waitress was on to me.Intrigued by this journalistic exercise we call the restaurant review, my bro kept looking for signs that our smart, attentive server had been sent by the management of Scott's Bar and Grill...

Date: 09/11/2015 | Entertainment

An Edmonds gem

Cascadia Art Museum a great addition to Northwest art scene

Date: 09/11/2015 | Entertainment

A week to remember: 9/11 events to be held throughout county

EDMONDS — After years of work, the 9/11 memorial park in Edmonds is expected to be completed soon.An opening ceremony is planned for 9:11 a.m. Friday, and marks 14 years since the terrorist attacks on U.S. soil.

Date: 09/10/2015 | Local News

Briefs: Swedish Edmonds adds vice president of medical affairs

Swedish Edmonds adds vice president of medical affairsSwedish Edmonds has welcomed a new vice president of medical affairs. Dr. Sandeep Sachdeva is board certified in internal medicine as well as hospice and palliative care medicine. He began the new job...

Date: 09/10/2015 | Bizblog

Issue statements from Edmonds Council candidates Crank and Teitzel

Edmonds City Council candidates Alicia Crank and Dave Teitzel are running in the Nov. 3 general election for the position that Councilwoman Joan Bloom is giving up after one four-year term.

Date: 09/08/2015 | South County Politics

Puget Sound Bird Fest starts Friday in Edmonds

EDMONDS — A free movie on backyard birding, guided beach and park walks, talks on wildlife photography and a segment on birds just for kids are some of the events scheduled for the 11th annual Puget Sound...

Date: 09/07/2015 | Local News

New pastor works to explain old truths in new ways

EDMONDS — The Rev. Kevin Hollinger can breeze through an overview of the Gospel in a few seconds, from original sin to salvation in Jesus Christ.

Date: 09/05/2015 | Local News

Introductory statements from two unopposed Edmonds Council incumbents

Edmonds City Council incumbents Diane Buckshnis and Thomas Mesaros both are running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 09/04/2015 | South County Politics

Introductory statements from unopposed school board candidates Phillips and White

Edmonds School Board incumbent Diana White and former board member Susan Phillips both are running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 09/03/2015 | South County Politics

Birders get a treat, spot rare booby in Edmonds

It's extremely rare to see a brown booby along the coast of Washington state. It's even rarer to see one hitchhiking on the top of a mast of a sailboat entering the Edmonds marina.Lynnwood birder Josh Adams joined birder Joe Sweeney at the marina on Aug. 21. Adams has seen...

Date: 09/02/2015 | Life

Introductory statements from Edmonds Council candidates Petso, Tibbott

Edmonds City Council incumbent Lora Petso will face challenger Neil Tibbott on the Nov. 3 general-election ballot.The two candidates recently sent statements introducing themselves to voters.

Date: 08/31/2015 | South County Politics

Detour alert: Full road closures in Snohomish County

There are several full road closures scheduled in Snohomish County:

Date: 08/31/2015 | Street Smarts

Woman missing for nearly two weeks found safe

EDMONDS — A woman who went missing nearly two weeks ago has been found.Amy Christensen, 36, had been missing since Aug. 17. Edmonds police reported Saturday morning that she’s been located and is safe.

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News

Generator likely spiked fire that leaves Edmonds home uninhabitable

EDMONDS — Firefighters extinguished a house fire Sunday afternoon that appears to have been caused by a portable generator being used after Saturday’s windstorm knocked out power at the home.

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News

More support arrives to help solve Edmonds traffic problems

EDMONDS — The group charged with making recommendations on solving the city’s waterfront traffic problems is scheduled to begin work this week with one more member and one more donation.

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News

Edmonds paving project begins Monday

EDMONDS — A repaving project on 220th Street SW, a roadway heavily used by commuters, is scheduled to begin Monday and continue through the end of October.

Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News

Programs expand for kids at Rock of Hope Baptist Church in Edmonds

EDMONDS — The Rock of Hope Baptist Church in Edmonds is expanding its programs for kids.A new north campus for older children is expected to open in September at 8713 220th St. SW. Preschool classes will continue at the south campus, 7812 224th St. SW.

Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News

Police still searching for missing Edmonds woman

EDMONDS — An Edmonds woman has been missing for more than a week and her family is concerned for her safety.Police have shared photos of the last vehicle she was seen with in hopes of generating tips. Amy Christensen, 36, may be in the company of Chad Feigenbaum,...

Date: 08/28/2015 | Local News

Scratch Distillery in Edmonds reflects owners' love of spirits

Long before it was a trending topic on Facebook, Kimberley and Bryan Karrick appreciated the artistry of craft spirits. The Edmonds couple had been experimenting with home brewing for years before deciding to open Scratch Distillery, one of several businesses replacing the...

Date: 08/28/2015 | Business

Doing it for the birds

Volunteers needed for October Audubon count

Date: 08/28/2015 | Local News

Introducing charter-review candidates in County Council District 3

Voters in Edmonds, Lynnwood, Woodway and the rest of Snohomish County Council District 3 will see 16 candidates on the November ballot for three positions on the Snohomish County charter-review commission.

Date: 08/27/2015 | South County Politics

Familiar names on ballot for county charter-review commission

You’ll see a lot of familiar names on the November ballot for positions on the Snohomish County charter-review commission.

Date: 08/26/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds woman missing since Aug. 17

EDMONDS — An Edmonds woman has been missing since Aug. 17.Amy Christensen, 36, may be in the company of Chad Feigenbaum, a Mukilteo man who also is missing.

Date: 08/26/2015 | Local News

Briefs: Landau in Edmonds hires new senior engineer

Landau in Edmonds hires new senior engineerEdmonds-based Landau Associates, a geotechnical and environmental engineering, remediation, permitting, and compliance firm, has hired Katie Saltanovitz as a senior engineer. Saltanovitz has 11 years of experience...

Date: 08/26/2015 | Bizblog

A better waterfront park

Edmonds plans upgrades for Marina Beach

Date: 08/24/2015 | Local News

Check out these recently reviewed dining options

Ho Sushi Bistro617 128th St. SW, Suite 103-104, Everett, 425-405-3917, hosushi.menucities.comSpecialty: JapaneseHo Sushi Bistro delivers beautiful, tasty sushi

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment

Plan your weekend

Scrub-a-Mutt, dahlias, music, skateboarding and more

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment

Final south Snohomish County primary election results

Here are final results of the Aug. 4 primary election in South Snohomish County as certified Tuesday, Aug. 18, by the Snohomish County canvasing board:

Date: 08/20/2015 | South County Politics

Introductory statements from Fire District 1 candidates Schrock and Luke

Incumbent Fire District 1 Commissioner Richard Schrock and challenger Mike Luke will meet in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 08/19/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds police release video related to weekend shooting

EDMONDS — Police continue to investigate an attempted shooting in Edmonds over the weekend. No one was hurt. New surveillance video was released on Tuesday, asking...

Date: 08/18/2015 | Sirens

Edmonds police investigating Saturday shooting; no one hurt

EDMONDS — Police are investigating after shots were fired in Edmonds early Saturday morning.“We have a lot of questions still unanswered,” Sgt. Shane Hawley said.

Date: 08/17/2015 | Sirens

Introductory statements from candidates for Edmonds School Board director district 1

School Board candidates Carin Chase and Bill Willcock will run in the Nov. 3 general election for the position that director district 1 Director Kory DeMun is giving up.

Date: 08/17/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds service club finds less trash along Highway 104

Members of an Edmonds service club found less trash along the side of Highway 104 during an early August cleanup event than they have in recent quarterly events.

Date: 08/14/2015 | South County Politics

Introductory statements from Edmonds candidates Crank and Teitzel

Edmonds City Council candidates Alicia Crank and Dave Teitzel will run in November for the position that Councilwoman Joan Bloom is giving up after one four-year term.

Date: 08/14/2015 | South County Politics

summer music festivals


Date: 08/14/2015 | Entertainment


Snohomish CountyTheater

Date: 08/14/2015 | Entertainment

Cleanup starts next year on contaminated sites in Edmonds

The owner of a former fuel terminal near the Edmonds waterfront will clean up the site’s last two contaminated areas next year under a work plan being reviewed by the state Department of Ecology.

Date: 08/11/2015 | Local News

School incumbent Noble leads Murphy as primary eliminates Norton

Edmonds School Board incumbent Gary Noble leads challenger Mary Murphy in results of the Tuesday primary that apparently has eliminated candidate Mark Norton, the candidate who had the endorsement of the...

Date: 08/10/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds then and now

The city will celebrate its 125th anniversary Aug. 11

Date: 08/10/2015 | Local News

Safer walking route coming near Sherwood Elementary

It will be safer for students who walk and bike to Sherwood-area schools in Edmonds once a new sidewalk goes in on 238th...

Date: 08/10/2015 | Street Smarts

Where to find live tunes around town

Alexa’s Cafe: 10115 Main St., Bothell; 425-402-1754; Live music Saturdays at 7 p.m.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment

Ballot returns may exceed expectations

In a few days we’ll know whether Snohomish County voter turnout for the primary election will exceed the expected 30 percent.

Date: 08/05/2015 | South County Politics

Schedule of local upcoming book events

Jill Charlotte Stanford12:30 p.m. Aug. 2, Edmonds Bookshop

Date: 08/02/2015 | Entertainment

Advisory group takes on Edmonds traffic

EDMONDS — The intersection of a state highway, a railroad and a ferry terminal in the city’s waterfront area has created traffic jams for decades.

Date: 08/01/2015 | Local News


Augsburg Fortress Hymn Festival: The concert, “Let the Whole Creation Cry,” is 7:30 p.m. July 31 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, in Lynnwood. Admission is free. Led by musicians from St. Olaf College.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment

Primary voters pamphlet covers county from Lynnwood to Stanwood

The local voters pamphlet for the Aug. 4 primary covers candidates in parts of Snohomish County from Lynnwood to Stanwood.

Date: 07/30/2015 | South County Politics

State’s oldest full-time worker on the job at EdCC

Paul Poppe’s routine isn’t unusual. Every weekday, he’s on the job at Edmonds Community College by 7:30 a.m. He spends time off watching the Mariners or doing yard work.So what’s unusual about this busy professional? Well, he was born in 1930.

Date: 07/29/2015 | Local News

American Brewing returning to Great American Beer Festival

The Great American Beer Festival announced its roster of nearly 750 breweries for the 2015 festival on Tuesday, and Edmonds' American Brewing Company is the lone...

Date: 07/28/2015 | Hops & Sips

Ballots coming in at expected rate

Early primary-election ballot returns for the Aug. 4 primary election are arriving at the Snohomish County auditor’s office in Everett at a pace that would lead to a final turnout in the estimated range of 25-26 percent.

Date: 07/28/2015 | South County Politics

Felony charges for alleged meth use near baby

EDMONDS — Two people are now charged with felonies after they allegedly were spotted earlier this month smoking methamphetamine in car with a toddler.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Local News

Assault victim sues Edmonds, Mountlake Terrace

EDMONDS — The woman who was sexually assaulted by a former police officer is suing Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace, alleging the cities failed to protect her from Daniel Lavely.

Date: 07/27/2015 | Local News

Cities pleased with outcomes

It took 176 days, with two special sessions, including a few extra days tacked on at the end. And with so much riding on a number of outcomes, it was often frustrating to watch as deals were made, dashed and made...

Date: 07/23/2015 | Editorials

Edmonds residents warned of neighboring rapist

EDMONDS — Police are warning neighbors about a convicted rapist who has moved to Edmonds.

Date: 07/22/2015 | Sirens

County and Lynnwood candidates to appear at Wednesday forum

Candidates for Snohomish County executive, county council and the Lynnwood City Council will appear at a forum Wednesday in Lynnwood.

Date: 07/20/2015 | South County Politics

music festivals


Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment

An oasis in Edmonds

Garden of Marni Muir and Phill Butler is part of this year’s tour

Date: 07/16/2015 | Home and Garden

Friday deadline to register as a write-in candidate for primary

Friday, July 17, is the deadline to register as a write-in candidate for the Aug. 4 primary election.

Date: 07/15/2015 | South County Politics

Rick Steves hires a COO

Edmonds travel maven has growing $70M business

Date: 07/15/2015 | Business

Issue statements from Edmonds School Board candidates

Edmonds School Board member Gary Noble faces challengers Mark Norton and Mary Murphy on the Aug. 3 primary-election ballot.

Date: 07/14/2015 | South County Politics

2 arrested in Edmonds for smoking meth in car with baby

EVERETT — Undercover narcotics detectives watched Friday as the man and woman allegedly passed a glass pipe back and forth inside a car parked at an Edmonds apartment complex Friday.They dropped their surveillance when they noticed a tiny set of hands moving from the backseat.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Local News

$800K from state will save popular Edmonds fishing pier

EDMONDS — The Edmonds fishing pier, one of city’s best known landmarks, draws thousands of visitors a year.

Date: 07/13/2015 | Local News

Patriotism on parade

Local Muslims celebrate faith, country

Date: 07/11/2015 | Local News

Driftwood Players’ Festival of Shorts begins July 10

EDMONDS — One of the oldest community theater groups in the state, Edmonds Driftwood Players has been producing drama, comedy and musical theater for about 56 years.

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment

Galleries and exhibits

Snohomish CountyStanwood Art by the Bay: The festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 11 and 12, includes more than 100 juried artists and craftspeople from around the Northwest, plants and garden art, gourmet food. Free admission,...

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment

Together as a family

Father and daughter spearhead help for homeless

Date: 07/10/2015 | Local News

Butterflies, bees, bowling balls

Personality shines through on Mukilteo Quilt & Garden Tour

Date: 07/09/2015 | Home and Garden

Edmonds senior center’s big boosters include travel guru Rick Steves

EDMONDS — A fundraising campaign to build a new senior and community center was launched thanks to about $1.25 million from the state and a $500,000 pledge from Edmonds travel guru Rick Steves.The new $10...

Date: 07/08/2015 | Local News

Bellevue man arrested in string of Edmonds burglaries

EDMONDS — A 20-year-old Bellevue man was arrested Friday morning after allegedly conducting a string of burglaries in Edmonds.

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

Celebrity chef’s new book documents brewing with Edmonds’ brewery

Knowing that craft beer is a big hit in America, celebrity chef Simon Majumdar knew he needed a chapter on an American microbrewery for his new book project, a look at American food culture from an outsider.What better brewery to collaborate with than one named American...

Date: 07/03/2015 | Hops & Sips

$675K to study train, boat, car bottleneck at Edmonds

EDMONDS — A solution to the traffic bottleneck caused by the intersection of a state highway, a railroad crossing and the boarding lanes for the Edmonds-Kingston ferry has moved one step closer.

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

A sign of past times

Eagle Scout spent year researching Perrinville

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

Briefs: EdCC president, trustee attend White House summit

EdCC president, trustee attend White House summitEdmonds Community College president Jean Hernandez and Emily Yim, Board of Trustee chair for the college, attended a White House Summit on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders at George Washington University...

Date: 07/02/2015 | Bizblog

3 people arrested in assault of teenager in Edmonds

EDMONDS — Police in Edmonds have arrested three people for investigation of a June 24 assault involving a teenager.The early evening incident occurred near 72nd Avenue W and Olympic View Drive.

Date: 07/01/2015 | Local News

She's been there

New Swedish Edmonds CEO has decades of nursing experience

Date: 07/01/2015 | Business

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