Herald Staff

8 arrested for hate crime against disc jockey after bar fight

The suspects allegedly used racial slurs and damaged equipment during the brawl in Lynnwood.

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Matthew Hunt: 6 p.m. Dec. 14, University Book Store, 15311 Main St., Mill Creek. When the solar flares first erupt in Hunt’s “Solar Reboot,” Cameron… Continue reading

Ex-wife props up new wife by putting herself down

Try correcting this behavior with compassion — not pity.

Granite Falls honors Success in Education winners

The Granite Falls School District recently honored its first quarter Success in Education award winners, honoring students who “show an understanding of the importance of… Continue reading

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

GET OUT Guided snowshoe hikes: Washington State Parks is offering guided snowshoe hikes this winter at Lake Easton Park, a camping park 17 miles east… Continue reading

Santa plans Everett visit for kids with autism, sensitivity

Imagine Children’s Museum will host a holiday event for children sensitive to light, noise or crowds.

Prep results for Saturday, Dec. 8

Here are the prep results for Saturday, Dec. 8, with links to box scores and recaps where applicable: BOYS BASKETBALL Northwest 1B Tulalip Heritage 75,… Continue reading

Silvertips beat Thunderbirds for 8th consecutive victory

The Everett Silvertips recorded their eighth straight win Saturday, beating the Seattle Thunderbirds 2-1 at ShoWare Center. Sean Richards scored a goal in… Continue reading

A list of garden clubs in Snohomish and Island counties

Alderwood Garden Club: Cedar Valley Grange Hall, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-771-7670; mkboley@comcast.net. American Rhododendron Society: Pilchuck Chapter, Red Barn, Jennings Park, 6915 Armar… Continue reading

Faith Calendar for Dec. 8 to 22, 2018

EVENTS Bazaar, Lake Stevens: A Holiday Craft and Bake Sale runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 8 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave.… Continue reading

Front Porch

Mill Creek makes budget choices The Mill Creek City Council passed a two-year budget Tuesday that balances more than $28 million in operating expenses without… Continue reading

Home and garden events around Snohomish County

Holiday workshops: Bring your holiday spirit and creativity to this two-hour workshop from 10 a.m. to noon or 1 to 3 p.m. Dec. 8, and… Continue reading

Rotary Clubs honor Edmonds district teacher, students

Alderwood Middle School science teacher Jodi Salenski was the Rotary Club of Alderwood-Terrace November Educator of the Month. “She is a calming and welcoming presence… Continue reading

Should she provide care to a terminally ill, abusive ex?

Find ways to help that don’t cost you your soul.

Prep stars of the night for Friday, Dec. 7

HERE ARE THE STARS OF THE NIGHT FOR FRIDAY, DEC. 7: Kolton Smith, Snohomish Smith, a senior, continued his hot start to the season with… Continue reading

Prep results for Friday, Dec. 7

Here are the prep results for Friday, Dec. 7, with links to box scores and recaps were applicable: BOYS BASKETBALL Non-league South Whidbey 65, Oak… Continue reading

Workers began clearing month for the long-contested Frognal Estates development near Picnic Point. Neighbors and environmental groups oppose the 112-home subdivision, which they say poses risks to a salmon-bearing stream and could increase the chance of landslides. (Noah Haglund / Herald file)

Judge halts work at Frognal housing development, for now

A group is fighting in court to overturn logging and grading approvals for the subdivision near Mukilteo.

Workers began clearing month for the long-contested Frognal Estates development near Picnic Point. Neighbors and environmental groups oppose the 112-home subdivision, which they say poses risks to a salmon-bearing stream and could increase the chance of landslides. (Noah Haglund / Herald file)

Prep boys basketball preview: Coaches polls

Here’s how area coaches believe their conferences will shake out in 2018-19.

Arlington Rotary honors students for making a difference

Three outstanding middle and high school students were recognized Nov. 29 by the Rotary Club of Arlington for making a difference in their respective schools.… Continue reading

Colleges honor first-generation students

Edmonds Community College and Central Washington University-Lynnwood joined Nov. 5-9 to celebrate an inaugural First-Generation College Student Week. A declaration acknowledged students who are the… Continue reading