Cathy Richardson is lead vocalist of Jefferson Starship, which is scheduled to perform Sept. 17 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Associated Press)

Tickets for sale in Snohomish County and around the region

The listings include Historic Everett Theatre, Edmonds Center for the Arts and Thumbnail Theater shows.

Cathy Richardson is lead vocalist of Jefferson Starship, which is scheduled to perform Sept. 17 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Associated Press)
Zach Michaud is scheduled to perform at Looking Glass Coffee in Snohomish on July 31. (Zach Michaud)

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

The listings include Engel’s Pub, Mirkwood Public House and Port Gardner Bay Winery shows.

Zach Michaud is scheduled to perform at Looking Glass Coffee in Snohomish on July 31. (Zach Michaud)

Ask a Pediatrician: How high should SPF of kids’ sunscreen be?

The broad-spectrum sunscreen, which will screen out both UVB and UVA rays, should have a sun protection factor of at least 30.

  • Jul 28, 2021
Governor Jay Inslee points at the bandaid on Florence Montgomery's arm after she got her second vaccine shot  at the Community Health Centers of Snohomish County Edmonds walk-in clinic on Monday, June 7, 2021 in Edmonds, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

COVID-19 vaccine urgency as delta variant continues to spread

Now is the time to get vaccinated so that we can stop this variant and prevent the development of new variants.

  • Jul 28, 2021
Governor Jay Inslee points at the bandaid on Florence Montgomery's arm after she got her second vaccine shot  at the Community Health Centers of Snohomish County Edmonds walk-in clinic on Monday, June 7, 2021 in Edmonds, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Bright beautiful background of ripe fruits. Organic healthy food.

On Nutrition: Fructose: The simple sugar with a bad reputation

You shouldn’t fear fructose, which is found naturally in fruit. But you should reduce or limit added sugars.

  • Jul 28, 2021
Bright beautiful background of ripe fruits. Organic healthy food.

What do ‘normal’ and ‘abnormal’ digestion look like in the loo?

There are many benefits of balanced digestion and many risks associated with imbalanced digestion.

  • Jul 28, 2021
Festive seafood specialties, modern delicacies with a beautiful presentation on the plate. Delicious dish - tender fish meat, with greens, lemon and vegetables. Cartoon vector.

You voted: The best seafood in Snohomish County

Even during a pandemic, people have their favorites

Festive seafood specialties, modern delicacies with a beautiful presentation on the plate. Delicious dish - tender fish meat, with greens, lemon and vegetables. Cartoon vector.
Joseph Lindell, left, Nathaniel Lindell, 19 and Jason Guzman, 18, next to one of Nathaniel's Bigfoot cutout on Friday, July 16, 2021 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Bigfoot sighting: Not in the woods, near the Everett Safeway

Here’s the story behind the Beverly Lane display of Sasquatch, flowers and flags.

Joseph Lindell, left, Nathaniel Lindell, 19 and Jason Guzman, 18, next to one of Nathaniel's Bigfoot cutout on Friday, July 16, 2021 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
In this easy appetizer, crostini are topped with puttanesca, a spicy sauce made with tomato, capers, olives, garlic and anchovy. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

Eat This: Puttanesca crostini part of feast of summer fishes

Top little crusts with a simple and spicy sauce made with anchovies, olives, tomatoes, capers and garlic.

  • Jul 27, 2021
In this easy appetizer, crostini are topped with puttanesca, a spicy sauce made with tomato, capers, olives, garlic and anchovy. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)
Hamilton-Beachbum Zombie served at Latitude 29 in New Orleans — and now your own home bar. (Randy Schmidt)

He cracked the Zombie code. Now he has his own Zombie rum

A new spirit from Jeff “Beachbum” Berry is here to reanimate your tiki cocktails.

Hamilton-Beachbum Zombie served at Latitude 29 in New Orleans — and now your own home bar. (Randy Schmidt)
The 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness has matte black cladding with important contact points in a high-contrast golden yellow color. (Manufacturer photo)

New Wilderness model uplifts Outback’s recreation factor

The lineup of Subaru’s popular SUV now includes a choice designed with outdoor enthusiasts in mind.

The 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness has matte black cladding with important contact points in a high-contrast golden yellow color. (Manufacturer photo)
Book-related events in Snohomish County.

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

The listings include Third Place Books, Everett Public Library and Neverending Bookshop events.

  • Jul 25, 2021
Book-related events in Snohomish County.

Club Med vacation is canceled. Do I have to accept a credit?

Her Club Med vacation gets canceled when the pandemic hits. Then her rescheduled vacation gets canceled. Can she get a refund?

  • Jul 25, 2021
“The Legend of Tommy G” is one of 17 short films and documentaries featured in 2021’s Banff Film Festival World Tour. (YouTube)

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

The listings include Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest updates and REI Lynnwood workshops.

“The Legend of Tommy G” is one of 17 short films and documentaries featured in 2021’s Banff Film Festival World Tour. (YouTube)
The night watchman signals “All’s well.”

Rothenburg’s night watchman a dangerous job in medieval times

The 15th-century German man would sing the ‘all’s well’ tune at the top of the hour through the night.

The night watchman signals “All’s well.”

Take long view on the big and small decisions of parenthood

It’s important to consider the bigger picture — the values and traits you hope to nurture in your children.

Edmonds native and author Nova McBee at Brackets Landing Park on Friday, April 9, 2021 in Edmonds, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

This Edmonds’ writer’s YA novel offers ‘Calculated’ intrigue

Novelist Nova McBee’s newest work stars a teenage math prodigy trapped in a criminal underworld.

  • Jul 25, 2021
Edmonds native and author Nova McBee at Brackets Landing Park on Friday, April 9, 2021 in Edmonds, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
When battling a summer cold, a quick trip to the drugstore and a painless test to rule out Covid helps provide peace of mind. (Jennifer Bardsley)

When you get a cold even though you’re still wearing a mask

She stocked up on over-the-counter medicine at Walgreens after getting a drive-thru COVID-19 test.

When battling a summer cold, a quick trip to the drugstore and a painless test to rule out Covid helps provide peace of mind. (Jennifer Bardsley)
sandwich with ham, tomatoes, lettuce and toast isolated on white background, healthy breakfast, lunch
sandwich with ham, tomatoes, lettuce and toast isolated on white background, healthy breakfast, lunch
This large, enameled copper plate is decorated with a stylized rooster, fish and three star-like designs. The back is textured enamel with the mark "Karamu OH Hykes." (Cowles Syndicate Inc.)

Enameled bowl by talented Karamu artist should fetch thousands

The shallow bowl with a stylized picture of a rooster on the front was signed “Karamu OH Hykes” on the back.

This large, enameled copper plate is decorated with a stylized rooster, fish and three star-like designs. The back is textured enamel with the mark "Karamu OH Hykes." (Cowles Syndicate Inc.)