Andrea Brown

Olushola Bolonduro recently started a goth social group called Dark Side of Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Calling all goths: Dark Side of Everett might be for you

A hospital tech has started a group for self-described misfits and outcasts who are into creepy things.

 

Alison Brynelson will take over on Jan. 1 as superintendent of Mukilteo School District.

Mukilteo School District stays in-house for new superintendent

Alison Brynelson has worked in the district 27 years and was the only internal applicant.

 

Storm season ‘may be a little earlier this year’

PUD ramps up for storm season and potential power outages. You need to get yourself ready, too.

 

Ferry fares going up, and so is the new Mukilteo terminal

The building taking shape on the waterfront is set to open on schedule in the fall of 2020.

Bev’s auto tabs: 45 years, 400 square feet, 3 windows, no a/c

Bev’s granddaughter is moving into the 21st century and a bigger space. But it’ll always be Bev’s place.

Alison Brynelson will take over on Jan. 1 as superintendent of Mukilteo School District.

Alison Brynelson is Mukilteo’s new superintendent

After serving as deputy, she’ll take over when Marci Larsen retires Dec. 31.

Alison Brynelson will take over on Jan. 1 as superintendent of Mukilteo School District.
Jack Kuna, 17, is a equipment manager for the Snohomish football and is this week’s Super Kid. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

This Snohomish High senior gets in the game from the sidelines

Jack Kuna, 17, brings the footballs to the field. “I’m always there to help them out.”

Jack Kuna, 17, is a equipment manager for the Snohomish football and is this week’s Super Kid. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

‘One heartbeat’ is the mantra for Panther football

The Snohomish High season opener game is tonight. It’s the ‘glue that keeps the community together.’

$200,000 scratch ticket softens the blow of family hardship

It will cover medical bills and buy a first vacation for an Everett family that was homeless six months.

Viva Las Langley! Lighting up Whidbey town like it’s Vegas

Artist Tim Leonard’s neon signs bring a pop of color to laid-back village by the sea.

A steaming pile of poo compost, from non-primate herbivores, is the “end result” at the Woodland Park Zoo, which calls the finished compost Zoo Doo. It is sold to customers through a lottery system. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Zoo Doo — this manure puts the nasty into dung dynasty

Nothing says fall like Fecal Fest at Woodland Park Zoo. Enter the online lottery for gardening gold.

A steaming pile of poo compost, from non-primate herbivores, is the “end result” at the Woodland Park Zoo, which calls the finished compost Zoo Doo. It is sold to customers through a lottery system. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Score! ACT tests from Mariner lost in June have been found

Package with answer sheets was in a FedEx facility somewhere between Everett and Iowa City.

Cliff Edwards, 65, the sexton at Edmonds Memorial Cemetery & Columbarium, picks up and carries memorial flowers on his mower as he cuts the grass around headstones on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 in Edmonds, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

GRAVDGR: Edmonds cemetery sexton has deadpan sense of humor

Cliff Edwards has spent 46 years taking care of the final resting places of our loved ones.

Cliff Edwards, 65, the sexton at Edmonds Memorial Cemetery & Columbarium, picks up and carries memorial flowers on his mower as he cuts the grass around headstones on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 in Edmonds, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Dog abduction gone bad sends two men to the county doghouse

The suspects allegedly tried to take the dog at knifepoint and threatened to kill the people at home.

Andersen Insurance of Everett is home to cat figurines that dot the office space. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

It’s that auto tag place on Evergreen Way with all those cats

The catwalk between Andersen Insurance Agency and Beverly’s Auto Licensing is a tradition for many.

Andersen Insurance of Everett is home to cat figurines that dot the office space. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Hepatitis A (National Institutes of Health)

Hepatitis A in worker temporarily closes Lynnwood restaurant

Diners at Ashiya Teriyaki on 164th Street SW from Aug. 2 to 15 should contact a healthcare provider.

Hepatitis A (National Institutes of Health)

Missing exams: They took the ACT but a courier lost them

The students completed the high-stakes test at Mariner High in June. Where are they?

The Lake Stevens woodchopper’s latest gig: potato-chipping

Shane McDaniel’s face is on bags of two flavors of Lay’s chips as part of Operation Smile.

Jake Sharpe, owner North Cascades Nursery, has been collecting used skis for his highly visible fence since 2007. (KevinClark / The Herald)

Is that a snow fence? No, a picket fence — of 1,450 skis

These used boards, 200 yards’ worth, have been dropped off over the years at a garden store in Sultan.

Jake Sharpe, owner North Cascades Nursery, has been collecting used skis for his highly visible fence since 2007. (KevinClark / The Herald)
Brier Grocery sold a $120,000 Hit 5 ticket Wednesday, about a month after selling a $12.2 million Lotto jackpot ticket on July 3. (Charles Andrade)

2nd lottery win makes Brier Grocery ‘very hot store right now’

The little corner market sold a $120,000 Hit 5 ticket Wednesday — a month after a $12.2M Lotto jackpot

Brier Grocery sold a $120,000 Hit 5 ticket Wednesday, about a month after selling a $12.2 million Lotto jackpot ticket on July 3. (Charles Andrade)