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Bothell folk duo Windfall to play show benefitting foster kids

Char and Tim Seawell will sing and play guitar at a fundrasing show for the Treehouse organization.

Watch the Washington vs. Ohio State Rose Bowl on the big screen

The Edmonds Theater and Everett Historic Theatre are hosting viewing parties on New Year’s Day.

Monroe native returns for Christmas benefit concert in Everett

Dakota Neuman will perform holiday classics and his original music at the Historic Everett Theatre.

The sound of perfection at Edmonds Community College

A new workshop puts a Mountlake Terrace High School orchestra in a recording studio.

Whidbey Island house is lit up with 30,000 Christmas lights

The Becks’ annual holiday light show at their Clinton home is a family tradition for many.

Ya savvy? Edmonds business owner offers free travel seminars

Petra Rousu explores the world so you can ask her all about it before you go off on your own trip.

Safe travels over the river and through the woods…

1. Winter road safety. Be wary of roads this winter so you can make it to grandmother’s house safe and sound. Frank McCahill, owner of… Continue reading

Alderwood Dance Spectrum’s “A Storybook Nutcracker,” an abbreviated version of the original ballet, is staging Dec. 14 and 15 at the Snohomish PUD Auditorium in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Kamiak freshman plays Clara in Alderwood ‘Nutcracker’ ballet

Taylor Carlson, 14, is starring in Alderwood Dance Spectrum’s “Storybook Nutcracker” Dec. 14 and 15.

Alderwood Dance Spectrum’s “A Storybook Nutcracker,” an abbreviated version of the original ballet, is staging Dec. 14 and 15 at the Snohomish PUD Auditorium in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Have you seen this stuffed tater tot in Mukilteo? It’s huge

The Diamond Knot Brewery & Alehouse on front street serves up delicious — and giant — Knot tots.

An elevated walking path that runs along Heather Lake is covered with snow on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 in Granite Falls, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Snow searching: Hikes for when you want to see the white stuff

Here are six easy-to-moderate backcountry hikes where snow has recently been spotted.

An elevated walking path that runs along Heather Lake is covered with snow on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 in Granite Falls, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Dr. Wright’s Christmas show turned into ‘spectacular’ tradition

The 18th annual show in Everett will be filled with song-and-dance acts and benefit area food banks.

Dickens himself tells ‘A Christmas Carol’ in Red Curtain play

It feels like you’re watching a family act out the tale of Scrooge and Tiny Tim in their attic.

Electric violinist promises a high-energy Christmas concert

Catch Geoffrey Castle’s Celtic Christmas Celebration Saturday in Everett and Dec. 15 in Bothell.

Some like it hot, and they’ll love this Edmonds eatery

Shi Qu Restaurant, a new place on Highway 99, serves authentically fiery Sichuan cuisine.

Everett calendar app designer: Minimal look, maximum clarity

Sean Wolcott’s Minimal Calendar reached the Apple App Store’s top 5 in the Productivity category.

Put that leftover turkey to good use with a meatball recipe

1. Turkey meatballs. Don’t know what to do with all that leftover Thanksgiving turkey? Make meatballs. Celebrity chef Zipora Einav’s Thanksgiving meatballs recipe features leftover… Continue reading

A summer sunset at Brackett’s Landing in Edmonds. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Brackett’s Landing honors the logger who founded Edmonds

The place where George Brackett landed in 1870 is now Edmonds’ most popular park.

A summer sunset at Brackett’s Landing in Edmonds. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Rap along with ‘Hamilton’ musical tribute band in Everett

Seattle’s Rise Up will perform the award-winning musical’s biggest hits in a Nov. 30 show.

Tingstad and Rumbel return to perform Christmas concert

The New Age duo bring their holiday show to the Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater on Nov. 24.

Rachael Baldwin of RUHLR Renovation on Camano Island made a vegan chili for the 23rd Annual Chili & Chowder Cook-Off. (Evan Thompson / The Herald)

Super bowls: Chilis and chowders compete at Camano cook-off

The Tulalip casino’s chef and a Camano home cook took top honors for chowder and chili, respectively.

Rachael Baldwin of RUHLR Renovation on Camano Island made a vegan chili for the 23rd Annual Chili & Chowder Cook-Off. (Evan Thompson / The Herald)