Andrea Brown

Edmonds CC student Lazarus Hart excels in and out of class

Hart and two others are named to All-Washington Academic Team of top scholars from community colleges.

 

Spring it on! Free DQ cones, sunshine, super-duper moon

Today’s vernal equinox brings longer, brighter days ahead and leaves winter woes behind.

 

Jake Douglas, former Lake Stevens wrestling standout and now a junior at Cal Poly, is on Monday’s “Wheel of Fortune” show with other college students. Photo Credit: Carol Kaelson

Lake Stevens ex-wrestler is $50,000 ‘Wheel of Fortune’ champ

Jake Douglas, a Cal Poly junior, went on to win after “Food Fight on the Cafeteria” blunder.

 

Permission to be loud: Drum club is a hit with kids

An elementary gym teacher with donated drums knows how to channel all that fidgety energy.

The ‘Wax Slayer’: Quiet Snohomish countryside inspires her art

Artist Jackie Cort primarily works in encaustic, which is the use of melted beeswax and a torch.

Dave Fox is among a dozen volunteers donating time at the Repair Cafe, a free monthly event where people bring things to be fixed. It is hosted by WSU Snohomish County Extension in McCollum Park. (Andrea Brown / The Herald)

Broken vacuum, torn shirt or wonky PC? The fix is in

Repair Cafe is a four-hour window to get something fixed for free, keeping it out of landfills.

Dave Fox is among a dozen volunteers donating time at the Repair Cafe, a free monthly event where people bring things to be fixed. It is hosted by WSU Snohomish County Extension in McCollum Park. (Andrea Brown / The Herald)
Jake Douglas, former Lake Stevens wrestling standout and now a junior at Cal Poly, is on Monday’s “Wheel of Fortune” show with other college students. Photo Credit: Carol Kaelson

Look for former Lake Stevens wrestler on ‘Wheel of Fortune’

High school standout Jake Douglas spins the big colorful wheel on Monday’s show.

Jake Douglas, former Lake Stevens wrestling standout and now a junior at Cal Poly, is on Monday’s “Wheel of Fortune” show with other college students. Photo Credit: Carol Kaelson

Happy Pi Day: the most mouthwatering math day of the year

Even if you can’t comprehend 3.14 to infinity, you can still have fun and eat pie.

Erwin Sanchez, owner of Erwin’s Philly Cheese Steak, on Monday, March 11, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Erwin Sanchez, owner of Erwin’s Philly Cheese Steak, on Monday, March 11, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

There’s no quiet time or age barriers in this play group

Old and young play together at Seniors & Sprouts. “It’s energizing … stimulating. It fills a void.”

Edmonds man is pixelated in ‘Naked and Afraid’

Back from the jungles of Panama, Max Djenohan said Sunday’s episode will be “gnarly.”

Welcome to the (friendly enough) Edmonds sign squabble

People can critique design choices at tonight’s open house to replace the old gateway sign.

This Langley museum isn’t just for whale nerds

The center has skulls, pelts, baleen, bones, barnacles, whale lice and a huge jaw bone. And jewelry.

Chris Pratt won an award, and it wasn’t for acting

The actor with a farm in the San Juan Islands brags about his fleece win at Stanwood’s Fiberpalooza.

Brad and Linda Guilford chat as they walk along the pedestrian path set up around the new Mukilteo ferry dock construction. The Guilfords live on the hill above the construction and walk daily to observe the progress. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Take a walk on the work-in-progress Mukilteo waterfront

A path lets pedestrians enjoy the sights and sounds of rising ferry terminal, the mountains and more.

Brad and Linda Guilford chat as they walk along the pedestrian path set up around the new Mukilteo ferry dock construction. The Guilfords live on the hill above the construction and walk daily to observe the progress. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

The future of newspaper stands is digital, sort of

Who carries coins around anymore? With a loss of sales through newsstands, The Daily Herald is innovating.

Mukilteo teen’s trip to Japan brings lessons in food, family

Margaret Schroeder was one of 27 Kamiak students who participated in the Kakehashi Project exchange.

Mel Steele, a member of Fleet Reserve Association Branch 170, clears snow Wednesday from the parking lot by Mad-Bev Espresso on Beverly Boulevard in Everett. It made it possible for the stand to open for business after being closed for two days. (Photo by Rachel Pessa)

Random acts of snowy kindness to warm your heart

The good “snow-maritans” stepped up. Some had big shovels and trucks. Others had hot chocolate.

Mel Steele, a member of Fleet Reserve Association Branch 170, clears snow Wednesday from the parking lot by Mad-Bev Espresso on Beverly Boulevard in Everett. It made it possible for the stand to open for business after being closed for two days. (Photo by Rachel Pessa)

The ‘Woodchopping Dad’ finds a date, and she was right nearby

Shane McDaniel found Carly Norwood with help from Hollywood. “The yoga had me from hello,” he said.

Who won a date with the Lake Stevens ‘Woodchopping Dad’?

Shane McDaniel’s twin sons and TV host Steve Harvey are helping the busy single dad find love.