Two dogs at Everett shelter need to be adopted

Nano and Obi are ready for adoption into new homes from the Everett Animal Shelter.

 

Curious boy gets the story behind the name of Snohomish park

The 5th grader researched the life and legacy of Willis D. Tucker. The result amazed his teacher.

 

I feel like my daughter’s ‘real life’ is at my ex’s house

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: My ex-husband and I…

 

Jepsen remains cult queen of the lovelorn on ‘Dedicated’

Carly Rae Jepsen has found success by never quite going all the way. In 2007 this smiley singer from British Columbia made it to the… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2019

Steven Van Zandt keeps on rocking but avoids the p-word

“I’m trying to stay as nonpartisan as I can and provide some common ground,” he says.

  • May 21, 2019

Today in history

Today is Tuesday, May 21, the 141st day of 2019. There are 224 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On May 21, 1932, Amelia… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2019
This photo illustration is a mockup of what the traffic signal box might look like for Lynnwood’s “Big Hair and Blue Eye Shadow” photo contest to art up a box near the Alderwood mall. That’s Shannon Sessions, Lynnwood city councilwoman, in her 1988 Meadowdale High School graduation photo.
                                (City of Lynnwood)

Yikes! Big hair and blue eye shadow is stylin’ in Lynnwood

Dude, beer can earrings are like, totally, a bonus in “Almost Live!” contest to art up a signal box.

This photo illustration is a mockup of what the traffic signal box might look like for Lynnwood’s “Big Hair and Blue Eye Shadow” photo contest to art up a box near the Alderwood mall. That’s Shannon Sessions, Lynnwood city councilwoman, in her 1988 Meadowdale High School graduation photo.
                                (City of Lynnwood)

MoPOP exhibit examines the influence and music of Prince

It has 50 artifacts, 25 photographs, one of his distinctive guitars and two outfits from “Purple Rain.”

The mysterious case of the garage door with a mind of its own

“It’s a good thing I have a guard dog with me,” she told their miniature poodle.

Boys and girls: Nature vs. nurture?

Are they as different as they seem or is there something parents are doing to make them that way?

  • May 20, 2019

I’m unsure if my girlfriend’s the ‘one’

You can become an expert on yourself, and anchor your decisions in that.

  • May 20, 2019

New network TV shows compete with controversy for attention

They were after media-buyers’ hearts and wallets.

  • May 20, 2019

Passengers, cargo, towing: 2019 GMC Yukon XL can handle it

Large and long, the full-size sport utility vehicle offers rare option of a first-row bench seat.

Today in history

Today is Monday, May 20, the 140th day of 2019. There are 225 days left in the year.

  • May 20, 2019

A Trip to Utah: Visiting the other American D-Day beach

This is a place where the image of the U.S. as a force for good remains largely untarnished.

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Elizabeth Person: 6 p.m. May 21, Everett Public Library auditorium, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett.Celebrate the launch of the Everett artist’s new children’s book. Person contributed… Continue reading

Bored housewife jumps back into spy game in ‘The Paris Diversion’

Chris Pavone’s new novel, a follow-up to “The Expats,” may have the most clever plot twist of the year.

  • May 19, 2019

Five steps to teach a ‘spirited child’ to control her behavior

Be patient and persisent. You’ll know it’s working when your kid has fewer tantrums.

I’m all alone and dealing with friends’ envy

What can I say to defend and/or protect myself?

  • May 19, 2019

More than just Ms. Sunshine

Doris Day was complicated and forward-thinking — and never got credit for it.

  • May 19, 2019