Vacation rental’s filth was an unwelcome surprise

Q: I booked a condo in Park City, Utah, for four nights through Vrbo. When I arrived, I found that it was much smaller than… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2019
“Adawiya from Central African Republic” is part of the exhibit “Facing the New US- Portraits of Refugees and Immigrants.”

Portraits of people who fled oppression exhibited in Edmonds

Sales of the artist’s work will benefit both the refugees and the nonprofit that assists them.

“Adawiya from Central African Republic” is part of the exhibit “Facing the New US- Portraits of Refugees and Immigrants.”

Beecher’s at Paine Field defies expectations of airport food

The menu includes Japanese-style steak, salmon, salads, sandwiches and, of course, grilled cheese.

Get ready to party like it’s 1999 with the Backstreet Boys

The boy band, revitalized with a new No. 1 album, are set to perform July 29 in Everett.

Brier native Nick Dumas is a member of the Special Consensus, a Grammy-nominated band that is headlining the Darrington Bluegrass Festival, set for July 19-21. (The Special Consensus)

The Darrington Bluegrass Festival takes a progressive twist

Several headliners at this year’s event take bluegrass beyond its traditional tunes.

Brier native Nick Dumas is a member of the Special Consensus, a Grammy-nominated band that is headlining the Darrington Bluegrass Festival, set for July 19-21. (The Special Consensus)

‘The Lion King’ remake is technically perfect, but oddly inert

This photo-realistic remake of the 1994 animated classic looks great but is a passionless non-event.

Pamela Liu, violinist, returns to the Cascadia Art Museum March 31 to perform the works of Robert Schumann and Franz Schubert with pianist Annie Chang-Center. (Christopher Neir)

All about music: Schedule of concerts around Snohomish County

Music in the Museum: The “Date Night” concert is at 6 p.m. July 20 at Cascadia Art Museum, 190 Sunset Ave. S., Edmonds. Violinist Pamela… Continue reading

Pamela Liu, violinist, returns to the Cascadia Art Museum March 31 to perform the works of Robert Schumann and Franz Schubert with pianist Annie Chang-Center. (Christopher Neir)

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

MUSEUMS/EVENTS Schack Art Center: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; 2921… Continue reading

Family Fun calendar

All-Comers Track Meets: For all ages, $5 per meet, 5:30 p.m. registration, Thursdays, July 18, 25 and Aug. 1, Lakewood High School track, 17023 11th… Continue reading

Mom of 6-year-old overwhelmed after breakup

Mom of 6-year-old overwhelmed after breakup

  • Jul 18, 2019

Movie Times

Snohomish County Alderwood, 425-776-3535 Aladdin (PG) 9:45-12:40-3:35-6:30-9:30 Crawl (R) 9:55-1:10-4:05-7:00-10:00 The Lion King (PG) 9:30-10:30-12:25-2:30-3:20-4:20-5:30-6:15-7:15-9:15-10:15 The Lion King 3D (PG) 11:30-1:25-8:30 Spider-Man: Far From Home… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2019

My firstborn child was born in vitro. Do I have to reveal this?

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: Time and time again, I read in advice columns that adoptive/egg donor/in vitro children should be made… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2019

Rock doc ‘Remember My Name’ traces David Crosby’s hard-living life

The music icon is not on speaking terms with Stills, Nash and Young, but he’s happy and healthy.

Special movie events in Snohomish County

Family Movie Night: Free events from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Calvin Lounge, First Presbyterian Church of Everett, 2936 Rockefeller Ave. Everett. July… Continue reading

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

THEATER Village Theatre: Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave.; 425-257-8600 or www.villagetheatre.org/everett. “Million Dollar Quartet” is showing through July 28. The musical based on… Continue reading

Tickets for sale in Snohomish County and around the region

ANGEL OF THE WINDS ARENA Backstreet Boys: July 29, from $45. Toby Keith: Aug. 5, from $22. Shreya Ghoshal: Sept. 13, from $61. Casting Crowns:… Continue reading

Today in History

Today is Thursday, July 18, the 199th day of 2019. There are 166 days left in the year.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Toxic machismo gets a shocking send-up in ‘Art of Self-Defense’

Jesse Eisenberg and Alessandro Nivola are superb in this dark, violent and highly original film.

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. Amici Bistro: 8004 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo; 425-438-9544. Live music 7… Continue reading

This artist dreams in 3-D. Sinuous steel sculptures result.

Micajah Bienvenu discusses his creative process. You can see his work on Camano Island through Aug. 11.