Well-meaning school bungles #MeToo lessons

They’re teaching kids different lessons on interactions with boys and girls.

  • Sep 10, 2019

Trump spars with #filthymouthedwife Chrissy Teigen

The three were yelling at one another Sunday on Twitter over MSNBC’s coverage of criminal justice reform.

  • Sep 9, 2019

Dashing design adds flourish to Toyota RAV4 Hybrid tradition

The compact crossover that launched the segment is packed with tech advancements.

Don’t do your kid’s homework. Just don’t.

It’s bad for children in every way imaginable, yet many parents insist on doing it.

  • Sep 9, 2019

On a new show, the cast helps the Property Brothers and other HGTV stars recreate the Brady home in all its 1970s glory.

By Hank Stuever / The Washington Post Susan Olsen, who has long since accepted the fact that the world will always know her as the… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2019

Today in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 9, the 252nd day of 2019. There are 113 days left in the year.

  • Sep 9, 2019

If your goal is weight loss, check out Choose MyPlate menus

The MyPlate on My Budget challenge kept this family on a thrifty budget and at healthy weights.

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Kelly Jones: 7 p.m. Sept. 10, Third Place Books, 17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park. Jones’ novel “Sauerkraut” is about a boy whose plans… Continue reading

Don’t toss: How to turn extra zucchini into economic meals

If your garden is overflowing, check out these tips for using all those fresh fruits and veggies.

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

Puget Sound Bird Fest: The festival is set for Sept. 13-15 at Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0227. Guided field trips to other… Continue reading

Robert Horton’s fall movie preview: ‘Rambo’ vs. ‘Downton Abbey’

This is the time of year when the studios shelve the superheroes and roll out their Oscar-worthy films.

Stockholm’s delightful, diverse day trips

From royal palaces to a sculptor’s garden, the area around the city has something for every traveler.

Stranger problem: Why do we assume people are telling the truth?

Given the choice to believe a stranger or not, we tend to trust, to give the benefit of the doubt.

  • Sep 8, 2019

Summer memories: Our readers show off their photo skills

Summertime inspires our reader-photographers to send in their favorite shots from the season.

Don Sarver hangs up a Green Mountain Lookout steward interest banner on the outside of the look out on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 in Darrington, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Summit stewards make the steep trek to Green Mountain Lookout

At the historic cabin in the sky, they interact with hikers and enjoy the majestic solitude.

Don Sarver hangs up a Green Mountain Lookout steward interest banner on the outside of the look out on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 in Darrington, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

This week’s best-sellers from Publishers Weekly

Picks include “A Better Man” by Louise Penny and “Radicals, Resistance, and Revenge” by Jeanine Pirro.

  • Sep 8, 2019
Susan and Ted Mausshardt’s home is part of the 2019 Everett Historic Home Tour. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Find out what it’s like to live the old-house dream in Everett

The result of a lifelong ambition, the Mausshardt home is one of six historic residences you can tour Sept. 14.

Susan and Ted Mausshardt’s home is part of the 2019 Everett Historic Home Tour. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Adults living with mental illness now have place of their own

The opening of the Everett Clubhouse is ‘the fulfillment of a vision’ for an Everett couple.

Ailing Peter Frampton shares love, laughter on farewell tour

The guitarist-singer of “Frampton Comes Alive” fame has a degenerative muscle disease.

  • Sep 7, 2019

As time seems to accelerate, try to make the most of it

As we age, our experience of time radically changes. The solution? Live life to the fullest.