Sharon Salyer

New book chronicles Port of Everett’s first 100 years

It covers the agency’s history, from pre-war heavy industry to today’s recreation-focused development.

Everett Chorale’s season-ending concert will be Lee Mathews’ last

Meanwhile Sno-King Community Chorale wraps up its season with two performances under a new director.

Girardi’s Osteria serves up plenty of class for $10 or less

The Italian restaurant in Edmonds is known for offering a variety of dishes at reasonable prices.

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Everett Meaningful Movies: “The Long Night,” set in Seattle, gives voice and meaning to the crisis of minors who are forced and coerced into the… Continue reading

She destigmatizes bipolar disorder with her graphic nonfiction

Artist Ellen Forney will speak at the Everett Public Library about her new memoir “Rock Steady.”

Library invites graphic artist with bipolar disorder to speak

Ellen Forney is expected to talk about how cartooning fits in well with depicting manic depression.

#DeleteFacebook: The mission is a lot harder than the slogan

Quitting social media is hard because it’s become so much a part of daily life — like getting coffee.

Sorticulture: Get inspired at Everett’s garden arts festival

The 21st annual event features three days of garden art, music and fun in Legion Memorial Park.

Farms & Market in Everett is like a miniature Pike Place

The cafe inside the market is filled with grab-and-go items that are perfect for a summer picnic.

Themes in Moliere’s ‘Don Juan’ echoe today’s Me Too movement

Everett Community College presents the comedic play from 1665 June 1-9 at the college’s theater.

Sample of Kim Payne’s knitting dot her knitting room at her home in Everett on May 13, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Her knitting cubby has spooled into one crafty collection

It started when Everett’s Kim Payne began collecting knitting items, some of which date to the 1930s.

Sample of Kim Payne’s knitting dot her knitting room at her home in Everett on May 13, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

‘The Foreigner’ serves as comedic reunion for Phoenix Theatre

The Edmonds-based theater group is putting on “one of the funniest pieces of comedy ever written.”

Mukilteo orchestra to end season with medley of show-stoppers

What a musical ride: Hear songs of the screen and stage by Wagner, Bernstein and Gershwin.

Rock gardens: ‘Yes you can’ grow these plants right in your back yard

Learn from the experts with a May 19 tour and discussion at the Everett Arboretum.

Camano Island tour is a chance to visit 32 artist studios

The event, now in its 20th year, has grown to five days over two weekends beginning Friday.

Lya Badgely stands near a Chinese Chestnut tree on the corner of Fifth Street and Avenue B in Snohomish. Badgley and other volunteers will be leading tours of notable trees and homes in the historic district on Mother’s Day, May 13. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Tour historic trees — and homes — in Snohomish on Mother’s Day

Learn the hidden history of of the city’s historic district on two guided walking tours May 13.

Lya Badgely stands near a Chinese Chestnut tree on the corner of Fifth Street and Avenue B in Snohomish. Badgley and other volunteers will be leading tours of notable trees and homes in the historic district on Mother’s Day, May 13. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Running Start student to perform with Cascade Symphony

Pianist Stephen Binondo, 17, began playing at age 5 and won a Chopin competition last year.

Philharmonic musical themes: ‘Love, death, struggle, freedom’

Guest pianist Duane Funderburk will perform a “phenomenal” Piano Concerto in A Minor.

Gem show, with all that glistens, is this weekend in Everett

Now in its 65th year, the Gem, Jewelry and Mineral Show drew more than 3,000 last year.

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater: The Thumb hosts Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade 7:30 p.m. May 5 at the theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. This show has a… Continue reading