Sharon Salyer

A new sign on I-5 will point to Edmonds as an artistic hub

The city is home to Washington’s first Creative District, bringing new attention to its rich culture.

 

Temple Grandin knows a thing or two about handling animals

Hear the animal behavior expert speak at the Country Living Expo Cattlemen’s Winterschool on Jan. 26.

 

Our mission: To sample the meatless Impossible Burger

The much-hyped product impressed two carnivores in a taste test. Find it at five county restaurants.

 

Caspar Babypants kicks off Marysville family concert series

The family-friendly shows — at just $6 each — are Jan. 27, Feb. 24 and March 24 at the opera house.

The cheese pie with filo dough, feta and spinach at the Newsroom in Mill Creek. Photo: Sharon Salyer

Mill Creek’s Newsroom: Stop in for quick snack or spot to linger

The coffee house decorated with news memorabilia also sells sandwiches, gelato, wine and beer.

The cheese pie with filo dough, feta and spinach at the Newsroom in Mill Creek. Photo: Sharon Salyer

After career at sea, he’s working with the clay of the earth

The works of Andrew “Skip” Schwartz are part of the “In With the New” exhibit at Gallery North in Edmonds.

Deaths from falls in seniors are up — are prescriptions to blame?

Researchers want to know if reducing or eliminating benzodiazepines can cut falling in older adults.

Need a fun thing to do with the kids on break? Go ice skating

Families are heading out to ice rinks in Everett and Lynnwood for public skates during winter break.

Hatloes design consultant Michelle Beck with a poster showing one of 2019 colors of the year, a gray tone called “metropolitan,” at the Everett store. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Pantone’s Color of the Year living coral is an ‘animating hue’

The 2019 color choice has been jeered and cheered. Design and paint companies have their own ideas.

Hatloes design consultant Michelle Beck with a poster showing one of 2019 colors of the year, a gray tone called “metropolitan,” at the Everett store. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
“Vintage Christmas Cards by Northwest Artists,” with works from the 1900s to the ’90s will also be on display at the Cascadia Art Museum through Jan. 6. Shown is Corwin Chase’s “Mount Shuksan” from 1928.

Art galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

MUSEUMS/EVENTS Schack Art Center: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 2921… Continue reading

“Vintage Christmas Cards by Northwest Artists,” with works from the 1900s to the ’90s will also be on display at the Cascadia Art Museum through Jan. 6. Shown is Corwin Chase’s “Mount Shuksan” from 1928.
Carey Thornton, an educator at the Tilth Alliance in Seattle, is the first in a series of speakers on sustainable gardening.

Gardening experts will get you prepped for growing season

The Snohomish County Master Gardener’s Winter Speaker Series runs from Jan. 4 to April 5.

Carey Thornton, an educator at the Tilth Alliance in Seattle, is the first in a series of speakers on sustainable gardening.

500 candles light the way for Snohomish’s solstice river walk

The Winter Solstice Candlelight River Walk is 4 to 7 p.m. Dec. 21 along the Riverfront Trail.

Catch the Christmas spirit with a free sing-along in Everett

Lee Mathews, former director of the Everett Chorale, leads the singing in this holiday concert.

Peter Orullian, of Lynnwood, will premiere “The Bell Ringer,” a Christmas story with original music story performed by his band Symphony North this week at The Everett Historic Theatre. Shot on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

‘The Bell Ringer’ combines holiday story with a night of music

Lynnwood’s Peter Orullian’s one-night production shows at the Historic Everett Theatre on Saturday.

Peter Orullian, of Lynnwood, will premiere “The Bell Ringer,” a Christmas story with original music story performed by his band Symphony North this week at The Everett Historic Theatre. Shot on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Bronn Journey will perform his annual Christmas concert Dec. 18 at the Everett Performing Arts Center.

Bronn Journey: Come have a fun time listening to the music

The harpist will perform his Christmas concert on Dec. 18 at the Everett Performing Arts Center.

Bronn Journey will perform his annual Christmas concert Dec. 18 at the Everett Performing Arts Center.

Parlor tour offers an insider’s look at Christmases past

The Snohomish Historical Society’s annual self-guided tour is Dec. 9. There are five stops.

Anna Vizzare, as Molly, and Oliver Girouard, playing Peter, star in Edmonds Driftwood Players’ production of “Peter and the Starcatcher.” The prequel to J.M. Barrie’s Peter and Wendy shows through Dec. 23 in Edmonds. (Dale Sutton/Magic Photo)

Driftwood tells the story of Peter before he was Peter Pan

The play “Peter and the Starcatcher,” showing through Dec. 23 in Edmonds, is a “visually opulent show.”

Anna Vizzare, as Molly, and Oliver Girouard, playing Peter, star in Edmonds Driftwood Players’ production of “Peter and the Starcatcher.” The prequel to J.M. Barrie’s Peter and Wendy shows through Dec. 23 in Edmonds. (Dale Sutton/Magic Photo)
“Alder Leaf and Crab Shell” by Nick Payne is part of the “Holiday Art Show” at Everett’s Schack Art Center through Dec. 29.

Art galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

MUSEUMS/EVENTS Schack Art Center: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 2921… Continue reading

“Alder Leaf and Crab Shell” by Nick Payne is part of the “Holiday Art Show” at Everett’s Schack Art Center through Dec. 29.

Orchestra’s holiday concert includes Santa’s reindeer story

Cascade Symphony Orchestra performs its annual Holiday Pops concerts at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 9 and 10.

Goal is to open doors for those recovering from mental illness

Hero House Everett will be a National Institute of Mental Health clubhouse for rehabilitation.