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Check out this year’s Fisherman’s Village festival lineup

Acclaimed indie rocker Kevin Morby will headline Everett Music Initative’s three-day music festival.

 

‘Stop the presses!’: A fond look the era’s journalism films

A salute to the great newspaper movies from ‘All the President’s Men’ to ‘Deadline — U.S.A.’

 

Curries continues home-cooked Indian cuisine at new location

The restaurant, now located on Evergreen Way, also puts an Indian spin on Northwest cooking.

 

Fisherman’s fest to bring over 60 bands to Everett in March

Mark your calendar. The music festival returns for its fifth year March 30, March 31 and April 1.

Kamiak student Aidan Norris (center) drags Matthew Ninh into a scene as Mitchell Beard (left) reads his lines. (Ian Terry / The Herald)

Joy, disappointment at Kamiak High’s ‘Spamalot’ auditions

More than 80 students try out for 45 roles in the outrageous Monty Python musical comedy.

Kamiak student Aidan Norris (center) drags Matthew Ninh into a scene as Mitchell Beard (left) reads his lines. (Ian Terry / The Herald)

Garlicky goodness: Lombardi’s 40 clove chicken loaded with garlic

The chicken dish actually has about 10 cloves per serving, but it’s still a garlic lover’s dream.

Extra, extra: High-kicking ‘Newsies’ arrives on Everett stage

Everett’s Lukas Poischbeg, featured in posters for the show, is excited to perform in his hometown.

Great Plant Pick: Yucca recurvifolia, curve-leaf yucca

What: Yucca recurvifolia, also known as curve-leaf yucca, has a strong architectural quality. The sharp-tipped, sword-shaped leaves stand out in a spiky sphere and gradually… Continue reading

Why groundcovers are essential to the Northwest garden

The head gardener of the Miller garden will give a talk at the Sustainable Gardening speaker series.

Mukilteo boy reprises his role as Tiny Tim in ‘A Christmas Carol’

Keagan Estes, 9, again gets to utter the most famous line of the classic Charles Dickens’ tale.

Netflix survey finds more people are binge-watching in public

Thousands will risk embarrassment, awkwardness and spoilers to watch TV and movies outside of home.

Around Thanksgiving, gardeners give thanks for the garden

What are they most thankful for? The pleasure they receive from spending time in their yards.

Bean Box: Mail-order coffee to fit your (evolving) palate

The Seattle-based gift and subscription service features the area’s top-rated artisan roasters.

Shallin Busch takes a breather out on the pier at the NOAA facilites just north of the ferry terminal in Mukilteo. Busch conducts research on ocean acidification affects on marine species, including the Dungeness crab. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Mukilteo scientist tries to discover why C02 is hurting oceans

Dungeness crabs are Shallin Busch’s lab rats in her research of ocean acidification.

Shallin Busch takes a breather out on the pier at the NOAA facilites just north of the ferry terminal in Mukilteo. Busch conducts research on ocean acidification affects on marine species, including the Dungeness crab. (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Thanks to some serious remodeling on the interior of a house with a lot of small rooms, Maria Coghill (at table) and her family now enjoy more open and airy settings through much of it. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Extensive redesign and remodel give new life to old house

An Everett family gets a light-filled main-floor layout, an upstairs master suite and more.

Thanks to some serious remodeling on the interior of a house with a lot of small rooms, Maria Coghill (at table) and her family now enjoy more open and airy settings through much of it. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Urban trails: 10 hiking destinations close to home

You don’t have to go into the backcountry to hike through Snohomish County’s wilderness. While many great hikes can be found off Mountain Loop, Cascade… Continue reading

Minutes mattered the day Pat Ward was brought back to life

The Mukilteo police and fire chaplain died at breakfast. She got a second chance thanks to a waitress.

Model lighthouses to shine at Mukilteo festival this weekend

The Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival wouldn’t be what it is today without its landmark lighthouse at the shore. To go with this year’s theme, Light up… Continue reading

Apple crisp with twice the topping? That’s American to the core

This might make me seem un-American, but I like apple crisp better than apple pie. You know why I love apple crisp more? Because of… Continue reading

Snohomish County book calendar

Diana J. Noble 5-6 p.m. Aug. 17, Edmonds Bookshop The author will read from her new novel for young adults, “Evangelina Takes Flight” at the… Continue reading