Starving? This place in Lynnwood may be Good Pho You

Portions at the restaurant are generous: Medium is large, large is extra large, extra large is huge.


It’s a Kentucky bluegrass musician’s first visit to Washington

Dave Adkins is one of four headliners at the 42nd annual Darrington Bluegrass Festival.


‘Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again’ is escapist fluff of the highest order

If you possess a strong tolerance of synthetic fabrics and the music of ABBA, you’ll love this.

  • Jul 19, 2018


Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

MUSEUMS/EVENTS Third Thursday Art Walks: The next Everett Art Walk and Art Walk Edmonds are both set for July 19. In Edmonds, the walk starts… Continue reading

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County

Music at the Marina: Free outdoor concerts, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays through Aug. 30, except Aug. 18 during Fresh Paint Festival of… Continue reading

Everett’s Village Theatre wants to stage your original musical

The theater company is calling for writers to submit new musicals for the Festival of New Musicals.

Ex-etiquette: How to handle manipulative ex’s bad-mouthing

Q: My ex had an affair and we divorced as a result. It was humiliating when he married the woman, and not long after I… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2018

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

Everett Children’s Concert Series: Free outdoor shows, 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays through Aug. 23, Thornton A. Sullivan Park, 11405 Silver Lake Road. On July… Continue reading

Food and drink events in and around Snohomish County

Snack Shack: Volunteers at the Edmonds Senior Center will sell ice cream, chips and nuts at the Snack Shack from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.… Continue reading

Must a second (or third, or 12th) wedding be intimate?

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: I’m engaged to a wonderful man, “Jim,” and we’re planning our wedding. We just booked a gorgeous… Continue reading

Review: ‘Chariot on the Mountain’ is captivating and touching

Jack Ford’s book is a touching story of forgiveness, about a family of freed slaves and legal fight.

Short plays, long laughs at Phoenix and Thumbnail theaters

Summer Shorts is a collection of 10-minute comedic plays peformed in Edmonds and Snohomish.

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Arlington Outdoor Movies: Free showing of “Peter Rabbit” on July 19, with karaoke at 7 p.m. and movie starting about 9 p.m., Terrace Park, 809… Continue reading

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

THEATER Village Theatre: Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave.; 425-257-8600 or The season concludes with “Hairspray,” which runs through July 29. Tracy Turnblad… Continue reading

These artists are forgotten no more

A new exhibit features two Northwest painters from the first half of the 20th century.

Tickets on sale in Snohomish County and beyond

ANGEL OF THE WINDS ARENA Alice Cooper: Aug. 19, from $42. Cirque Zuma Zuma: Sept. 20, from $22. Shinedown and Godsmack: Oct. 10, from $39.50.… Continue reading

Today in History

Today is Thursday, July 19, the 200th day of 2018. There are 165 days left in the year.

  • Jul 19, 2018
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                                Chance McKinney, a former math teacher for Kamiak High School in Mukilteo, performs at the Quil Ceda Creek Casino on July 21.

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

Amici Bistro: 8004 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo; 425-438-9544. Live music 7 to 10 p.m. every Saturday. The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave, Everett; 425-374-2580; Thursday… Continue reading

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                                Chance McKinney, a former math teacher for Kamiak High School in Mukilteo, performs at the Quil Ceda Creek Casino on July 21.

Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway show to be seen on Netflix

Put away your wallet — you won’t have to pay hundreds of dollars to see Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway show. Netflix… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

‘America’s Got Talent’ trapeze act goes wrong

Mishaps happen from time to time on the reality TV competition show.

  • Jul 18, 2018