Robbie Dee portrays the King of Rock 'n' Roll in the Elvis tribute Kentucky Rain Band, performing Oct. 29 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Kentucky Rain Band)

All about music: Schedule of concerts around Snohomish County

The listings include Sir Mix-a-Lot, ZZ Top and Bands, Brews and Bowling at Evergreen Lanes in Everett.

Robbie Dee portrays the King of Rock 'n' Roll in the Elvis tribute Kentucky Rain Band, performing Oct. 29 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Kentucky Rain Band)
See oil paintings by Timothy Haslet, such as “Admiralty Head Lighthouse” at the Penn Cove Gallery in Coupeville through Oct. 31.

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

The listings include museum exhibitions, gallery shows, fairs and festivals and calls for artists.

See oil paintings by Timothy Haslet, such as “Admiralty Head Lighthouse” at the Penn Cove Gallery in Coupeville through Oct. 31.
Catapult, the dance company best known for their time on “America’s Got Talent,” will perform on Oct. 23 in Edmonds. (Catapult)

Catapult troupe sculpts shadow illusions with their bodies

You can see the dance company of “America’s Got Talent” fame at two shows in Edmonds on Oct. 23.

Catapult, the dance company best known for their time on “America’s Got Talent,” will perform on Oct. 23 in Edmonds. (Catapult)
Anthony Brock Group performs during the soft opening of Black Lab Gallery in it's new location Friday night in Everett on October 9, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett’s music and art hotspot upgrades to a much larger space

Black Lab Gallery moves a block up Hewitt Avenue, and the new Lucky Dime takes over its former location.

Anthony Brock Group performs during the soft opening of Black Lab Gallery in it's new location Friday night in Everett on October 9, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Ivy Fulmer emerges from a spooky tunnel she built for the children who visited her on Halloween in Everett’s Riverside nighborhood in 2019. (Dan Bates / Herald file)

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

The listings include zoos, aquariums, museums, ice-skating rinks, shows and special walks.

Ivy Fulmer emerges from a spooky tunnel she built for the children who visited her on Halloween in Everett’s Riverside nighborhood in 2019. (Dan Bates / Herald file)
Filmmaker Daniel A. Cardenas, of Everett, in a hop field in the Yakima Valley in 2014. (Bakerbuilt Works)

Schedule of special film screenings around Snohomish County

The listings include Edmonds Center for the Arts, Historic Everett Theatre and Whidbey Island Center for the Arts showings.

Filmmaker Daniel A. Cardenas, of Everett, in a hop field in the Yakima Valley in 2014. (Bakerbuilt Works)
See Steve Judy as Valère and Caitlin Frances as Elise in Phoenix Theatre’s production of “The Miser” through Oct. 24 in Edmonds. (Phoenix Theatre)

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

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

See Steve Judy as Valère and Caitlin Frances as Elise in Phoenix Theatre’s production of “The Miser” through Oct. 24 in Edmonds. (Phoenix Theatre)
Peter Rivera, the original lead singer and drummer for Rare Earth, will perform Nov. 6 with his band at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Peter Rivera)

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.

Peter Rivera, the original lead singer and drummer for Rare Earth, will perform Nov. 6 with his band at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Peter Rivera)
Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers will play at the Buzz In on Broadway in Everett on Oct. 27. (Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers)
Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers are scheduled to perform Oct. 15 at Looking Glass Coffee in Snohomish. (Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers)

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

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

Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers will play at the Buzz In on Broadway in Everett on Oct. 27. (Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers)
Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers are scheduled to perform Oct. 15 at Looking Glass Coffee in Snohomish. (Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers)
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‘C’ is for citrus — and that’s good enough for everybody

Among other good things, Vitamin C strengthens saggy skin. Just make sure you get in the form of fresh fruit, not pills.

  • Oct 13, 2021
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Natick, MA. - February 24: Antonio Loffa of Natick gets his COVID-19 vaccine at a mass vaccination site at the Natick Mall on February 24, 2021 in Natick, Massachusetts. POOL PHOTO  (Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald)

Doctor clears up common misconceptions about COVID-19 vaccines

1. Breakthrough COVID-19 infections don’t mean the vaccines have failed. 2. The shots aren’t a one-and-done solution.

Natick, MA. - February 24: Antonio Loffa of Natick gets his COVID-19 vaccine at a mass vaccination site at the Natick Mall on February 24, 2021 in Natick, Massachusetts. POOL PHOTO  (Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald)
A dark chrome accent grille distinguishes the Calligraphy model from others in the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe lineup. (Manufacturer photo)

Hyundai Santa Fe mid-size SUV is stylish and sophisticated

New models for 2022 include a plug-in hybrid and the XRT with some emphasis on rugged appearance.

A dark chrome accent grille distinguishes the Calligraphy model from others in the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe lineup. (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.

  • Oct 10, 2021
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Natalie Johnson of Everett wrote "An Angel Named Sadie" in memorial of her daughter who died at 3 months old from a heart defect.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett resident writes a portrait of excruciating grief

Natalie Johnson’s book, “An Angel Named Sadie,” tells how her 3-month-old’s death changed her life forever.

Natalie Johnson of Everett wrote "An Angel Named Sadie" in memorial of her daughter who died at 3 months old from a heart defect.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
When the deadbolt jams shut, only a pirate sword will do. (Jennifer Bardsley)

In a deadlock: When TGIF gets off to a very bad start

He has no access to a toolbox. The deadbolt to the garage is jammed. He has 30 minutes before a meeting.

When the deadbolt jams shut, only a pirate sword will do. (Jennifer Bardsley)

Marriage basics: How to resolve your relationship conflicts

The top five sources of conflict in relationships? Sex, money, children, in-laws and household chores.

Don Sarver, left, and Kyle James, right, snowshoe on the Skyline Lake Trail on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 in Leavenworth, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Don Sarver, left, and Kyle James, right, snowshoe on the Skyline Lake Trail on Jan. 26, 2019, in Leavenworth. (Olivia Vanni / Herald file)

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

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

Don Sarver, left, and Kyle James, right, snowshoe on the Skyline Lake Trail on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 in Leavenworth, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Don Sarver, left, and Kyle James, right, snowshoe on the Skyline Lake Trail on Jan. 26, 2019, in Leavenworth. (Olivia Vanni / Herald file)
As a boy (right), I met an eyewitness (left) to the start of World War I.

Rick Steves’ Europe: Living history enlivens your travels

Seeking out the stories of people to learn and broaden our worldviews is a mark of genuinely good travel.

As a boy (right), I met an eyewitness (left) to the start of World War I.

Why can’t she get a refund for her shuttle reservations?

After she cancels her vacation to Italy during the pandemic, she tries to get a refund for her prepaid shuttle from Civitavecchia to Rome. Why isn’t the money coming through?

  • Oct 10, 2021
Many 19th-century potteries and amateur artists made and decorated stoneware figures. This handmade ram sold at Conestoga Auctions for $144. (Cowles Syndicate Inc.)

19th century New England resting ram figurine was a doorstop

The 9-inch hand-molded animal sold for $144, probably because it was missing part of his horn and an ear.

Many 19th-century potteries and amateur artists made and decorated stoneware figures. This handmade ram sold at Conestoga Auctions for $144. (Cowles Syndicate Inc.)