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Beach house standoff: Relenting now would open door

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: My wife and I have a beach house. When we bought it 12 years ago, we established… Continue reading

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

Learn about orcas: Orca expert Howard Garrett will speak at 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Garrett, of… Continue reading

Schedule of special film screenings in Snohomish County

Edmonds Diversity Film Series: Six free screenings of topical films on themes related to diversity, inclusion and equity on third Saturdays at noon at the… Continue reading

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

THEATER Edmonds Driftwood Players: Wade James Theatre, 950 Main St., Edmonds; www.edmondsdriftwoodplayers.org or 425-774-9600. See the play “Silent Sky” through Feb. 24, which dramatizes the… Continue reading

Tickets for Billy Dean’s country concert at Tulalip Resort Casino are up for grabs

Enter The Herald’s contest to win free tickets to Billy Dean’s concert at Tulalip Resort Casino.

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ANGEL OF THE WINDS ARENA Xtreme International Ice Racing: Feb. 16, from $10. Arijit Singh: April 5, from $61. Cirque du Soleil’s “Crystal”: April 10-14,… Continue reading

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

The Amarillo: 116 E. Main St., Monroe; 360-217-8484. Uncle Doug Cooper’s Neil Young tribute, Feb. 14. Wes Jones Band, Feb. 15. Songwriter Showcase with: Fond… Continue reading

Prep results for Wednedsay, Feb. 13

Here are prep results for Wednesday, Feb. 13 (with links to box scores and recaps where applicable), as well as postseason schedules for later in… Continue reading

Love letters to soup, tarragon, pressure cookers and microwaves

Maybe our kitchen odes will inspire some heartfelt prose for your favorite eats and appliances.

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A special day? Today is Galentine’s Day, a celebration of female friendship the day before Valentine’s Day. It stems from a 2010 episode of the… Continue reading

Fighting the urge to coach nervous rookie parents

They read every parenting book and overthink everything, but sis needs to shut up about that.

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CANCELED EVENTS Coffee with a cop: The Feb. 12 Coffee with a Cop event at Edmonds Community College in partnership with the Lynnwood Police Department… Continue reading

Mountlake Terrace City Council adds EdCC dean to its ranks

Steve Woodard works as a dean at Edmonds Community College and has lived in the city for 15 years.

Vote for the Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Feb. 4-10

Who should be The Herald's Prep Athlete of the Week for Feb. 4-10?… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2019

Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for Feb. 4-10

The Athlete of the Week nominees for Feb. 4-10. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep Focus page.… Continue reading

3A, 2A district basketball games postponed once again

Another day, another round of cancellations for the Class 2A and 3A district basketball tournaments. All 12 contests involving local teams that were scheduled for… Continue reading

Clubs calendar

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EVENTS Suicide prevention talk “Mukilteo Stands Behind Youth” is a free suicide prevention event scheduled for 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Rosehill Community Center, 304… Continue reading

In Uniform

RESOURCES Northwest Veterans Museum: The Northwest Veterans Museum is located in the Wicker Building at Heritage Park, 19921 Poplar Way, Lynnwood. Hours are 11 a.m.… Continue reading

Overachiever son ditches fast track after college

Is it time for a father-son talk?