Sharon Salyer

Find cheddar from another udder at these local dairy farms

St. John Creamery and Glendale Shepherd produce goat and sheep cheeses, respectively.

 

Snohomish tour features 117-year-old Foursquare-style home

The Hendrie House is one of six stops on this year’s Snohomish Historical Society’s tour.

 

Arlington’s annual art fest features 30 artists and artisans

Now in its 11th year, Art in Legion Park offers fine arts and crafts, live music and kids’ activities.

 

Learn about birds’ migratory miracles at Bird Fest in Edmonds

Bird expert Tim Boyer’s keynote address is on “Understanding Shorebirds: The Miracle of Migration.”

Adults living with mental illness now have place of their own

The opening of the Everett Clubhouse is ‘the fulfillment of a vision’ for an Everett couple.

Raptor rapture: Get the lowdown on the amazing avians among us

Bird of prey expert Sue Cottrell will share her stories and photos Sept. 10 in Marysville.

Megan Bingaman tends bar for Village Taphouse & Grill in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

This friendly bartender makes a mean margarita in Marysville

Megan Bingaman broke into the business after she got sick of her desk job.

Megan Bingaman tends bar for Village Taphouse & Grill in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Michelle Malone brings Georgia ‘red clay soul’ to Snohomish

It’s a chance to see a nationally recognized roots and blues guitarist in an intimate setting.

This cop was a counter-terror expert. Now he’s written a novel.

The Edmonds officer’s book details the struggles of a single dad on a secret task force.

Emory’s: perfectly grilled salmon earns my ‘championship’ award

The restaurant overlooking Silver Lake claims to have the largest outdoor dining deck in the county.

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                                Laura Han (center) of Lynnwood and Derek Arterburn of Everett use the glow of a flashlight to look for marine life during a Moonlight Beach Adventure after dark in Edmonds in 2017.

Edmonds’ Moonlight Beach Adventure makes landfall Saturday

See underwater critters up close and watch a live video feed from the offshore depths.

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                                Laura Han (center) of Lynnwood and Derek Arterburn of Everett use the glow of a flashlight to look for marine life during a Moonlight Beach Adventure after dark in Edmonds in 2017.
Gino Sanita, center, teaches his son Carlo Sanita, 5, left, and daughter Virgina Sanita, 7, how to fish off of the boat launch dock at Camano Island State Park. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Free days: When state parks say ‘welcome’ and there is no fee

Ten of Washington’s state parks are in Snohomish County and on Camano and Whidbey islands.

Gino Sanita, center, teaches his son Carlo Sanita, 5, left, and daughter Virgina Sanita, 7, how to fish off of the boat launch dock at Camano Island State Park. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Tulalip carver Steven Madison holds a flounder bowl made of yellow cedar, which, once finished, will be auctioned off at a fundraising event for the Hibulb Cultural Center. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Carver to demonstrate his art at annual Tulalip salmon bake

Steve Madison is carving a cedar bowl for the event, which benefits the Hibulb Cultural Center.

Tulalip carver Steven Madison holds a flounder bowl made of yellow cedar, which, once finished, will be auctioned off at a fundraising event for the Hibulb Cultural Center. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

See wildlife artist and many others at Fresh Paint festival

The iconic gull graces Kat Houseman’s poster art for the annual event on the Everett waterfront.

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

THEATER “Summer Shorts”: Showing Aug. 16-25 at the Tim Noah Thumbnail Theatre, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. A collection of 10-minute comedic plays by local playwrights.… Continue reading

Get ’er done: Volunteers in Startup save town’s historic gym

A four-year effort turned a dilapidated building into an events center that’s the pride of the community.

Music returns to Everett sidewalks with Street Tunes program

Through Aug. 27, 16 painted pianos are rolled out for the enjoyment of players and passersby.

Kismet cafe-bakery a ‘Turkish delight’ found at Alderwood mall

The Lynnwood eatery’s menu aims to please with meat, vegetarian and vegan options — plus dessert.

The Outcast Players’ run of “Exit the Body” continues at Historic Everett Theatre. (Herald file)

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

THEATER Historic Everett Theatre: The Outcast Players present the mystery farce “Exit the Body” from Aug. 8 and Aug. 10-11 at the Historic Everett Theatre,… Continue reading

The Outcast Players’ run of “Exit the Body” continues at Historic Everett Theatre. (Herald file)

Watch artists in action at Everett’s Fresh Paint festival

See them doing their thing, then purchase the fruits of their labor at the event set for Aug. 17-18.