Today in history

Today is Thursday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2019. There are 103 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Sept. 19, 2008, struggling… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2019
Megs McLean will perform Feb. 17 at Loco Billy’s Wild Moon Saloon in Stanwood. (Megs McLean)

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. Harvey Creek Band, Sept. 20. Amici Bistro: 8004 Mukilteo Speedway,… Continue reading

Megs McLean will perform Feb. 17 at Loco Billy’s Wild Moon Saloon in Stanwood. (Megs McLean)

Whimsy abounds in winners of Mountlake Terrace juried art show

The 41st annual event runs from Sept. 21 to Oct. 5 at the Mountlake Terrace Library.

Yum! Food and drink events around Snohomish County

Norwegian pancakes: A benefit Norwegian pancake breakfast is set for 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sept. 21 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave. NE, Lake… Continue reading

Banana bread on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Accept no substitutes: This banana bread recipe is the best

It’s got it all: Bold banana flavor, a crunchy caramel-brown crust and a moist and tender loaf.

Banana bread on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

‘Jeopardy!’ host Trebek says he’s resumed chemotherapy

The 79-year-old game show host announced in March that he had advanced pancreatic cancer.

  • Sep 18, 2019

Make a savory skillet pancake with that glut of zucchini

It emerges from the oven golden and fragrant, ready to be dolloped with a creamy yogurt-feta sauce.

Melissa Copeland’s veggie-rich Mexican rice a meal in itself

In “30-Minute Frugal Vegan Recipes,” she offers dishes that are inexpensive, flavorful and simple to prepare.

  • Sep 18, 2019

Study: A lot of food goes into the fridge to die

As much as 43% of the food in our refrigerators eventually goes in the trash due to dates on labels.

  • Sep 18, 2019

This just may be the only pasta salad recipe you’ll ever need

The one-dish meal is delicious with any pork or beef jerky, especially Asian-flavored varieties.

  • Sep 18, 2019

Veteran television newsman Sander Vanocur dies at 91

Was among the last people to interview Sen. Robert F. Kennedy.

  • Sep 17, 2019

Netflix series kept rape survivor in mind, creator says

Susannah Grant was inspired by ProPublica reporting on a Lynnwood case to make “Unbelievable.”

Olushola Bolonduro recently started a goth social group called Dark Side of Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Calling all goths: Dark Side of Everett might be for you

A hospital tech has started a group for self-described misfits and outcasts who are into creepy things.

Olushola Bolonduro recently started a goth social group called Dark Side of Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Twin Peaks explores intimate country-soul on ‘Lookout Low’

Testifies to the Chicago quintet’s old-school approach.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Ask Mr. Dad: Taming chaos with a disorganized 14-year-old

The good news is that organization can be learned.

  • Sep 16, 2019

Clubs & Interests

HOBBIES Buttons: The Washington State Button Society Seattle One chapter, which includes Snohomish County, holds meetings third Saturdays at a different member’s home, from north… Continue reading

Hollywood pay gap is alive and well

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ writer’s dilemma illustrates this.

  • Sep 16, 2019

In Uniform

RESOURCES Northwest Veterans Museum: The Northwest Veterans Museum is located in the Wicker Building at Heritage Park, 19921 Poplar Way, Lynnwood. Hours are 11 a.m.… Continue reading

Powerful 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD is bigger and better

The redesigned pickup truck has a choice of new V8 gasoline or diesel engines for tough towing.

Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dies at 75

Comes a year after the group was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

  • Sep 16, 2019