Stumpwork was a 3-D artform of the preindustrial age

This difficult type of embroidery was popular in England from about 1650 to 1700.

‘Tag’ is a fitfully amusing bromance with a nimble cast

It’s about five middle-age guys who, every May, relieve their youth in Spokane.

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‘SuperFly’ is an unnecessary reimagining of the 1972 cult classic

At least they had the brains to retain elements of the great Curtis Mayfield soundtrack.

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Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

EMI 6th Birthday at Scuttlebutt: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewing Taproom & Brewery is hosting a sixth birthday bash for Everett Music Initiative at 8 p.m. June… Continue reading

More than a dozen local breweries to pour at state festival

The 13th annual Washington Brewer’s Festival is Friday through Sunday at Marymoor Park in Redmond.

Red Mountain among Washington’s most important wine regions

Over 90 percent of the 4,040-acre ridge of Yakima Valley is planted to red-wine grapes.

This Budget rental is on the wrong side of the island

Q: I reserved a rental from Budget at Maui’s Kahului Airport for $350. When I showed up, the not-so-friendly agent said I did not have… Continue reading

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To drink or not to drink on a trip with a friend in recovery

Dear Carolyn: I have a friend I have known since high school who has recently been in recovery for drinking. He is about six weeks… Continue reading

Today in History

Today is Friday, June 15, the 166th day of 2018. There are 199 days left in the year.

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Momi in south Everett serves up burgers and cheesesteaks

The new restaurant off Bothell-Everett Highway also specializes in fries and bubble tea.

Is ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ too arty for the Kids Today?

Kubrick’s classic blew minds in 1968, but it might be too slow and enigmatic for today’s audiences.

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

MUSEUMS/EVENTS Art in the Landscape: A show of Carl Kishida’s yard art will be on display and for sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.… Continue reading

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County

S.S. Scuttlebutt: Celebrate the Everett Music Initative’s sixth birthday from 7 to 11 p.m. June 15 at the Scuttlebutt Brewing Taproom, 3314 Cedar St. Everett.… Continue reading

The AquaSox mascot, Webbly. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

AquaSox Opening Day: The hometown minor league team faces the Hillsboro Hops at an evening game June 15, followed by fireworks, Everett Memorial Stadium, 3802… Continue reading

The AquaSox mascot, Webbly. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Festival’s poster artist painted nostaglic Edmonds beach scene

This year’s Edmonds Arts Festival poster features “At the Beach” by Renton artist Ned Mueller.

Food and drink events in and around Snohomish County

Food Truck Fridays: The Washington State Food Truck Association teams up with the Port of Everett to bring food trucks to the Port of Everett… Continue reading

Jam, eat, play at the 87th Marysville Strawberry Festival

The annual festival has a carnival, talent show, market, parades and a shortcake-eating contest.

Secrets, betrayals and kisses abound in ‘Who is Vera Kelly?’

Rosalie Knecht’s book has an engrossing spy plot and character-driven literature.

Special film showings around Snohomish County

“Ritoma”: A film by Oscar-Winner Ruby Yang, set in the Tibetan Plateau, is screening at 3:15 p.m. June 17 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911… Continue reading

SRJO joins Dee Daniels in Edmonds for ‘Favorite Things’ concert

The Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra will be performing with the locally known jazz singer June 18 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts.