Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

The Amarillo: 116 E. Main St., Monroe; 360-217-8484. Open mic Thursdays with host Jeff Crookall. Megs McLean, Nov. 16. Amici Bistro: 8004 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo;… Continue reading

Yum! Food and drink events around Snohomish County

Pasta dinner: Sno-Isle TECH Culinary Arts’ fundraiser is at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 15, at Le Bistro, 9001 Airport Road, Everett. Help support send culinary students… Continue reading

Today in history

Today is Thursday, Nov. 14, the 318th day of 2019. There are 47 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Nov. 14, 1972, the… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2019

Serving wine on Thanksgiving? Pretty much anything goes

Since the food is the focus for the Thanksgiving table, the pressure is off for wine pairing.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Still planning your Thanksgiving meal? Cook it on sheet pans

With three sheet pans and one saucepan — can’t forget the gravy — you can put out a meal in just under four hours.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Today in history

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 13, the 317th day of 2019. There are 48 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Nov. 13, 1956, the… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2019

Tomato-less chili opens up a world of comforting possibilities

Pork chile verde is a white and green number that gets its heat from fresh poblano and jalapeno chiles.

What older adults need to look for in a walk-in bathtub

The best ones on the market today are made in the United States.

  • Nov 13, 2019

Singer Andrea Bocelli: ‘Absurd’ to shun opera legend Domingo

Three U.S. music companies canceled Domingo appearances following allegations of sexual harassment.

  • Nov 12, 2019

Northwest’s top winemakers embracing Italian red varieties

Winemaker Charles Smith produces seven Italian-inspired bottlings under the ViNO CasaSmith brand.

Album reviews

Michael Kiwanuka, the Mavericks, and Blanco Brown

Everett sailor’s a poet and advocate for fellow servicewomen

Erynne Byrd’s “A Compilation of Female Truth” and her new business, She’s Her Own, are about self-empowerment.

Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2019. There are 49 days left in the year.

  • Nov 12, 2019

‘Wolfman Jim’ rocks out for handouts on Lynnwood street corner

Drunk and homeless for decades, the well-known panhandler is performing his act clean and sober.

What you get for $7-a-month Disney Plus subscription

Subscribers initially will get more than 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes.

Whidbey vet opens up about his 50-year journey to find peace

Greg Doering of Clinton survived a tour in Vietnam, only to endure more trauma back home.

Cats, dogs and a pair of Guinea pigs are up for adoption

The Everett Animal Shelter has these pets ready to go to new homes.

2020 Nissan Versa adds refinement to affordability

The best-selling subcompact sedan is fully redesigned, with snazzy styling and more safety features.

Bridge Club

By Mary Ewing At one time or another every duplicate bridge player has heard the call “Director! Director please!” The director is to bridge as… Continue reading

In Uniform

Veterans Day events