Parades, fireworks, naturalization ceremonies and music ushered in the Fourth of July as the United States marked 239 years as an independent nation Saturday.New York spectators brave tight securityHundreds of thousands of people...
Date: 07/05/2015 | Nation & World
EVERETT — While temperatures may have been warmer the usual this year, thousands of people lined Colby and Wetmore Avenues along with Wall Street to watch the annual Everett Colors of Freedom Fourth of July parade Saturday.
Date: 07/04/2015 | Local News
Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey "Jaws" Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory.Stonie, 23, who finished second last...
Date: 07/04/2015 | Nation & World
Greetings from beautiful unincorporated Snohomish County, where fireworks are legal and freedom burns brightly every Fourth of July. Through sheer luck, I live in an area that hasn't been annexed, so no fussbudget city council has taken away our right to celebrate...
Date: 07/03/2015 | Web Monkey
LOS ANGELES — To us, fireworks are the sparkling embodiment of July Fourth. But to dogs, they truly are bombs bursting in air.
Date: 07/02/2015 | Nation & World
OLYMPIA — As the Fourth of July approaches, the Washington State Fire Marshal has a warning for residents: buying fireworks over the Internet is illegal.Under state law, all fireworks must be purchased from a licensed retail fireworks stand during a legal sales period.
Date: 06/19/2015 | Northwest
LYNNWOOD — A petition to overturn the fireworks ban in Lynnwood has failed.
Date: 12/19/2014 | Local News
LYNNWOOD — A petition to overturn a fireworks ban in Lynnwood appears to be failing.The Snohomish County elections office expects to wrap up signature verification on the petition this week,...
Date: 12/16/2014 | Local News
LYNNWOOD — Opponents of the city’s new fireworks ban say they’ve collected enough signatures for a petition to overturn it.
Date: 12/09/2014 | Local News
LYNNWOOD — A petition to reverse a fireworks ban in Lynnwood won’t be on the November ballot. The petition was not submitted in time to the county elections office.
Date: 10/11/2014 | Local News