Alexa's Cafe: 10115 Main St., Bothell; 425-402-1754; www.alexascafe.com. Live music Saturdays at 7 p.m. Nov. 28: Tweety and the Tom-Cats.The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-374-2580;
Date: 11/13/2015 | Entertainment
Garth Risk Hallberg7 p.m. Nov. 10, Third Place BooksThe author will read from his debut novel "City on Fire," about New York City in 1977, with cast of seemingly unrelated characters who become entangled after the infamous summer...
Date: 11/08/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — Stephen Sondheim’s musical “Into the Woods” is on the Jackson High School’s Theatre Society stage this month with a large cast.
Date: 11/06/2015 | Entertainment
Zeek's Pizza4309 196th St. SW, Lynnwood, 425-893-8646Specialty: PizzaPizza lovers rejoice: Zeeks brings gourmet pizza to Lynnwood
Date: 11/06/2015 | Entertainment
Retired composer brings zombie-themed work to Woodside
Date: 10/31/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Neighbors here are fighting a proposed housing development set to be built just south of the city limits.Kirkland-based Westcott Homes wants to build 149 townhouses on...
Date: 10/30/2015 | Local News
You can vote three times for Snohomish County Charter-Review Commission.That’s because each county council district selects three commission members.
Date: 10/27/2015 | South County Politics
MILL CREEK — Four candidates are vying for two open seats on the City Council to oversee the young but quickly-growing community. Running the city has been rocky at times. The council faced public backlash after it
Date: 10/21/2015 | Local News
Beardslee Public House19116 Beardslee Boulevard, Bothell, 425-286-1001, www.beardsleeph.comSpecialty: Pub grub and beerBeardslee does upscale pub grub and beer well
Date: 10/16/2015 | Entertainment
Mill Creek, having incorporated in 1983, is among Snohomish County's younger municipalities. Since its beginning it has grown quickly from about 7,000 residents in 1990 to more than 19,000 today.City administration has been at times tumultuous for Mill Creek. The council...
Date: 10/12/2015 | Editorials
Candidates for the Snohomish County charter review commission representing council district 4 recently sent their suggestions for reviewing the charter.
Date: 10/07/2015 | South County Politics
Mill Creek's Bob Crannell a resource for other chiefs
Date: 10/07/2015 | Local News
Mill Creek economic director elected VP of Washington cities associationMill Creek's Community and Economic Development Director, Tom Rogers, has been elected to serve as one of two vice presidents for the Association of Washington Cities Planning Directors.
Date: 10/06/2015 | Business
Annelies Zijderveld2 p.m. Oct. 4, University Bookstore
Date: 10/04/2015 | Entertainment
Snohomish CountyEventsSchack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. Teen Nights at Schack return 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 8. These free, after-hours events...
Date: 10/02/2015 | Entertainment
South Snohomish County will have a full ballot for the Nov. 3 general election.
Date: 09/29/2015 | South County Politics
First Financial Northwest Bank has opened a branch in Mill Creek and plans to open a second one in Edmonds by early next year.It's the Renton-based bank's first foray into Snohomish County.The bank has been in business for 90 years, according to its website.
Date: 09/29/2015 | Business
NORTH BEND — The King County Sheriff’s Office says a 58-year-old Mill Creek man fell to his death while hiking in Twin Falls State Park near North Bend.
Date: 09/28/2015 | Northwest
MILL CREEK — A Mill Creek man was on his way home from a bar last month when he allegedly hit a bicyclist and kept going.Police believe they've identified the suspect through interviews with...
Date: 09/28/2015 | Local News
Dan Raley7 p.m. Sept. 28, Mill Creek U BookstoreFormerly with the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Raley is a local sportswriter whose new book "How Seattle Became a Big League Sports Town" covers Seattle's sports history, heroes and...
Date: 09/27/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — An organized crime group has been targeting LA Fitness locations on the West Coast, and one of the suspects turned up in Mill Creek.The 30-year-old man from Hungary was being held this week at the Lynnwood City Jail for investigation of making false...
Date: 09/26/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A police officer here spotted a stolen bicycle and made sure it was returned to a couple who is traveling across the country.
Date: 09/23/2015 | Local News
Marketing Solutions president named finalist for teaching awardThe president of Mill Creek-based Marketing Solutions was recently announced as a finalist for the 2015 University of Washington Bothell Dean's Undergraduate Part-time Teaching Excellence Award.
Date: 09/21/2015 | Bizblog
Incumbent Alderwood Water and Wastewater Commissioner Donna Cross is running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.
Date: 09/17/2015 | South County Politics
Now that WSDOT has finished its attempts at smoothing out the 128th Street roller coaster past McCollum Park, Snohomish County is moving ahead with its improvements to
Date: 09/14/2015 | Street Smarts
There is the Wacky Worm at the Evergreen State Fair, and there is 128th Street near McCollum Park.Both are roller coaster rides.
Date: 09/14/2015 | Street Smarts
This water is really cold.That was the visceral reaction when Joan Weisberg Beyerlein first stood on a beach in Dover, England, then plunged into the English Channel. At 65, she would soon become a channel swimmer, the only woman on a six-person relay team, and the team’s oldest member.
Date: 09/11/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Snohomish County is taking the lead on a new approach to paving that could result in cheaper, faster and better upgrades to local roadways.
Date: 09/08/2015 | Street Smarts
MILL CREEK — There’s a new city manager in town.
Date: 09/05/2015 | Local News
Couple exploring country after creating fully sustainable vehicles
Date: 09/05/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A project by the Snohomish County PUD will improve the reliability of electrical service in the Mill Creek Country Club area.
Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News
1st Security bank opens Mill Creek branchThe new Mill Creek branch of 1st Security Bank and its manager, Melissa Harris, invite the community to come visit the bank. The new branch is located at the Park Place Center at the Mill Creek Town Center, 15224 Main...
Date: 09/01/2015 | Bizblog
MILL CREEK — If a proposal to build two five-story buildings here is approved, the city will have met its goal for housing development and be able to turn its attention to attracting more businesses.That's according to
Date: 08/31/2015 | Local News
Voters in Mountlake Terrace, Brier, Bothell, Mill Creek and the rest of Snohomish County Council District 4 will see 10 candidates on the November ballot for three positions on the Snohomish County charter-review commission.
Date: 08/28/2015 | South County Politics
MILL CREEK — Police in Mill Creek are investigating a hit-and-run collision that sent a bicyclist to the hospital early Wednesday morning.The man, 53, was listed in critical condition at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.The crash occurred around...
Date: 08/26/2015 | Local News
New vice president of Workforce Development at EdCCEdmonds Community College has hired Terry Cox as the new vice president of Workforce Development and Training. Prior to EdCC, Cox was at North Seattle College where she served as the dean for Business,...
Date: 08/25/2015 | Bizblog
New president for Rotary Club of Mill CreekBecky Porter has taken over as the new president of the Rotary Club of Mill Creek. Former president Jeff Brennan's successful term ended in June. Under Brennan's guidance, the last year featured increased membership...
Date: 08/24/2015 | Bizblog
Scrub-a-Mutt, dahlias, music, skateboarding and more
Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — Police Cmdr. Ken Neaville is resigning to take a post with the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board.City officials were notified this week that Neaville, 54, plans to change jobs in September.
Date: 08/13/2015 | Local News
Alexa’s Cafe: 10115 Main St., Bothell; 425-402-1754; www.alexascafe.com. Live music Saturdays at 7 p.m.
Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment
EVERETT — By the end of the year, most police and fire vehicles in Snohomish County could be equipped with GPS technology that will allow emergency dispatchers to know where they are at a moment's notice.The technology promises faster and safer emergency operations. It...
Date: 07/31/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The shelves of the Safeway here are mostly bare as the grocer gets ready to close the store for good Saturday.Safeway spokeswoman Tairsa Worman said the store at 13314 Bothell-Everett Highway is shutting down because it wasn't as profitable as other...
Date: 07/25/2015 | Local News
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
BOTHELL — A 5-year-old girl was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle on Saturday after falling about 20 feet from an apartment building in Bothell.The girl injured her head and a leg, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.
Date: 07/18/2015 | Local News
BOTHELL — PCC Natural Markets plans to open its second location in Snohomish County by next year.The 25,000-square-foot store is planned in the former Albertsons at the Canyon Park Shopping Center at 22621 Bothell Everett Highway.
Date: 07/14/2015 | Business
SEATTLE — A Mill Creek businessman is facing federal charges for allegedly importing phony goods, including illegal drug paraphernalia.
Date: 07/08/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Fire broke out at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday on the deck of a house in the 2000 block of Village Green Drive in Mill Creek.There were two people at home at the time.
Date: 07/04/2015 | Local News
Kristine Scoville of Everett asks: "I am concerned about the intersection of 132nd Street SE and Seattle Hill Road. At this intersection eastbound Highway 96 turns left from 132nd onto Seattle Hill Road. You are also able to make a legal U-turn to access the strip mall on the...
Date: 06/29/2015 | Street Smarts
MILL CREEK — The identity of a body found in the woods of Mill Creek in January remains unknown.
Date: 06/25/2015 | Local News
Get your groove on at this weekend's Mill Creek Garden Tour.There are six gardens on the June 27 tour that is open to the public this year."In the past it has been for members only," said Mill Creek Garden Club spokeswoman Lila Johnson. "It was...
Date: 06/25/2015 | Home and Garden
Julie ShayneNoon July 25, Edmonds BookshopThe local author and editor will talk about her latest project, which is one she edited: "Taking Risks: Feminist Activism and Research in the Americas." Shayne is senior lecturer in...
Date: 06/21/2015 | Entertainment
EventsEvergreen Arboretum & Gardens Plant Sale: from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 20, at the arboretum, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett. Trees, shrubs, perennials, ground covers, roses, annuals. Sales benefit the arboretum. Call 425-257-8597 or go to...
Date: 06/18/2015 | Home and Garden
Derrick Coleman Jr.Noon June 14, Third Place Books
Date: 06/14/2015 | Entertainment
Spin open the giant wooden door.A fireplace, giant Buddha head and gleaming glass wall of wine bottles appears.China City at Mill Creek Town Center is stunning to behold. Modern decor. Upscale fixtures. Polished...
Date: 06/12/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — The new city manager is working on technology upgrades that could make Mill Creek a model for local governments.
Date: 06/09/2015 | Local News
Neal Stephenson7 p.m. June 10, Alderwood Barnes & NobleThe Seattle science fiction writer will make a rare appearance to read from and sign his latest book, "Seveneves," an epic story 5,000 years after the end of the world. The...
Date: 06/07/2015 | Entertainment
Foggy Noggin in Bothell featured in new craft brewery deck of cardsFoggy Noggin Brewing in Bothell was including in the official Bicycle Cards deck that features craft breweries. The Great American Craft Beer Deck features 53 original card faces each with a...
Date: 06/03/2015 | Bizblog
MILL CREEK — It’s a cold case, but it wasn’t exactly cold cuts.An unusual crime was discovered May 17 at the Blazing Onion restaurant in Mill Creek Town Center.A thief hit the freezer, making off with more than $600 worth of meat.
Date: 06/02/2015 | Local News
Community Transit is moving forward with improvements to public transportation in Snohomish County, including a plan to add a second rapid-transit bus route from Bothell to Paine Field as soon as 2018.It also will
Date: 06/02/2015 | Local News
OLYMPIA — Marysville and Arlington will soon have a new tool to help attract businesses to an industrial area they share: a tax break.A bill passed by state lawmakers last week allows the cities to exempt companies from paying a portion of property taxes if they create...
Date: 06/01/2015 | Business
Scriber Lake High School students6 p.m. June 2, Cafe Louvre
Date: 05/31/2015 | Entertainment
South Snohomish County cities expect to reach an agreement over the next few months on a contract to get emergency-management services from the Snohomish County department of emergency management (DEM).
Date: 05/29/2015 | South County Politics
Candidate filing for local offices ended May 15.Filing became final when the withdrawal period ended May 18.
Date: 05/27/2015 | South County Politics
Founder of eWomenNetwork to talk in Mill CreekSandra Yancey, bestselling author, CNN American hero, movie producer and founder and CEO of eWomenNetwork, is the featured speaker at the sixth Annual Women's Success Summit, "Super Size Your...
Date: 05/27/2015 | Bizblog
MILL CREEK — Willis Tucker Community Park is due for its largest expansion since it opened more than a decade ago.Construction is expected to start in late June at this park east of Mill Creek.
Date: 05/26/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Seven cities south of Everett have decided to contract with Snohomish County for emergency management.The agency that helped them prepare for earthquakes and flooding is shutting its doors.
Date: 05/24/2015 | Local News
Otto Greule and Warner Blake2 p.m. May 30, Everett Public Library
Date: 05/24/2015 | Entertainment
Stephen Merlino12:50 p.m. May 18, Mountlake Terrace High SchoolMerlino, an English teacher at the school, has published the novel "The Jack of Souls," which is available on Amazon. He plans to read from his...
Date: 05/17/2015 | Entertainment
EVERETT — Snohomish County expects to grow by more than 200,000 people in the next couple of decades.Lawmakers are planning for the population surge.Specifically, they're trying to determine whether the community would be better off encouraging more growth...
Date: 05/16/2015 | Local News
Mill Creek native wins chocolate factory franchiseBen Circeo of Mill Creek has been named recipient of a Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory franchise in Petaluma, California based on a business plan he presented as part of a class project and competition at...
Date: 05/13/2015 | Bizblog
Wallie Funk10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9, Anacortes DepotLegendary Washington state newspaperman Wallie Funk plans to talk about his new history book "Pictures of the Past" at a reception at the Depot Arts and Community Center, 611 R Ave.
Date: 05/03/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — The city has signed a contract with its new city manager.Rebecca Polizzotto, an assistant state attorney general in Alaska, is to take over as Mill Creek city manager June 1.
Date: 05/02/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Many here remember when the city was not much more than woods and a small farm where buffaloes roamed.That was before suburban sprawl swallowed the countryside.Now a new park boasts a name that is reminiscent of Mill Creek's rural roots.
Date: 04/27/2015 | Local News
Joseph Gaydos7 p.m. April 28, Third Place BooksIf you missed the reading at Everett Community College, you have another chance to hear one of the authors of "The Salish Sea: Jewel of the Pacific Northwest" talk about the new book out...
Date: 04/26/2015 | Life
SEATTLE — Since 2007, when it was founded by three teenagers, the National Film Festival for Talented Youth has encouraged people in their teens and 20s to get creative with their video cameras.University of Washington freshman Adam McArthur, a graduate of Cascade High...
Date: 04/23/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — She’s expected to usher in a new era of politics here.Rebecca Polizzotto, a senior assistant state attorney general in Alaska, was unanimously selected as Mill Creek’s new city manager. The City Council announced the decision after meeting in executive session Tuesday evening.
Date: 04/22/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The City Council selected a new city manager Tuesday evening.
Date: 04/21/2015 | Local News
Local day care owner is small business person of the year
Date: 04/21/2015 | Business
Saul Weisberg7 p.m. April 21, Snow Goose Books
Date: 04/19/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — As many cities do, Mill Creek trusted a recruiting firm to find and vet candidates for city manager. But of the five top contenders, one has dropped out and another is engaged in a public...
Date: 04/14/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Police believe they've put the city's biggest heroin dealer behind bars.And he's likely to stay a while.Richard Shanahan recently was sentenced to 30 years in state prison for trafficking drugs and stolen guns. The case started nearly a year...
Date: 04/13/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The City Council on Tuesday narrowed the list of candidates for city manager to five finalists.
Date: 04/09/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Seven cities in south Snohomish County are considering a contract for the county to take over their emergency management in 2016.Each city is supposed to make a decision by June 30, so an interim contract could start in July.The seven cities...
Date: 04/08/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A teenager playing with a lighter sparked a brush fire that burned more than four acres in a power line right-of-way in the Silver Firs neighborhood east of here Monday afternoon. No one was injured.
Date: 03/31/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Firefighters made quick work of a small fire at the Mill Creek YMCA on Friday morning, but smoke damage temporarily shut down part of the facility.No one was injured.
Date: 03/27/2015 | Local News
Spring is upon us, and you’re most likely going to be spending more and more time outside with your furry friend playing fetch and rewarding them for their (hopefully) good behavior. So when you have an urge to surprise your furry friend with a new toy or a treat, where do you...
Date: 03/26/2015 | Fur & Feathers
Why one part of Snohomish County attracts builders like flies
Date: 03/25/2015 | Business
Voters in the November election throughout Snohomish County will choose 15 members of a county charter-review commission.
Date: 03/16/2015 | South County Politics
LYNNWOOD — Monday was supposed to be a time of celebration at Lynnwood High School, with an assembly scheduled for the newly crowned Washington state 3A girls basketball champions.
Date: 03/09/2015 | Local News
Mill Creek's FurKidz changes focus to fostering petsMill Creek's FurKidz 911 Connection recently partnered with local area hospitals and support agencies to assist patients who are hospitalized or who are undergoing medical treatment and are temporarily...
Date: 02/25/2015 | Bizblog
Camilla Mejia aims to be a human-rights advocate
Date: 02/16/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The 83-year-old man was bloodied and battered after fighting off his knife-wielding grandson but he insisted that police officers first check on his wife.During the attack, his grandson admitted that he already had killed Betty Sorg, 83, according to new...
Date: 02/10/2015 | Local News
MARYSVILLE — Two weeks of camp are covered for Nattalie Anderson.The 11-year-old's efforts to sell Camp Fire candy to pay for horse camp became public last month when a thief made off with her...
Date: 02/09/2015 | Local News
The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified an 83-year-old Mill Creek woman who was fatally stabbed in her home Jan. 15.Betty J. Sorg died from injuries to her head and neck. Her death was determined to be a homicide, the medical examiner reported.
Date: 01/26/2015 | Sirens