Food and drink events in and around Snohomish County

Art tour lunches: Buy made-to-order turkey sandwich lunches during the Camano Island Studio Tour to support the nonprofit Utsalady Ladies Aid from 11 a.m. to… Continue reading

Lake Stevens eatery’s Tex-Mex chow will fill your belly

Nacho, which sports the owner’s nickname, makes everything — from the burritos to the churros — homemade.

Mary Steenburgen still knows how to coax a laugh

But the ‘Book Club’ co-star is equally at home with the dark side.

  • May 17, 2018

More top reading suggestions from Everett librarians

The stories are about lady knights, the affordable housing crisis, young love, and wartime Russia.

Mukilteo orchestra to end season with medley of show-stoppers

What a musical ride: Hear songs of the screen and stage by Wagner, Bernstein and Gershwin.

Self-made success story meets boyfriend’s snobby family

His old-money aunts, uncles and cousins are a pack of supercilious twits.

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Silent Movie and Pipe Organ Night: 7 p.m. June 1, Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave. The movie is “The Kid,” starring Charlie Chaplin and… Continue reading

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

THEATER Edmonds Driftwood Players: Wade James Theatre, 950 Main St., Edmonds; www.edmondsdriftwoodplayers.org or 425-774-9600. “Gutenberg! The Musical!” is showing at 8 p.m. May 18 and… Continue reading

Tickets on sale in Snohomish County and beyond

ANGEL OF THE WINDS ARENA Ladies Night Out: Featuring BBD, GINUWINE and NEXT, May 26, from $40.50. Alice Cooper: Aug. 19, from $42. 2018 Skate… Continue reading

Today in History

Today is Thursday, May 17, the 137th day of 2018. There are 228 days left in the year.

  • May 17, 2018

Weinstein, Seagal and others could face charges

A special task force is scrutinizing a half-dozen Hollywood celebrities for alleged sexual abuse.

  • May 17, 2018

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

Amici Bistro: 8004 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo; 425-438-9544. Live music 7 to 10 p.m. every Saturday. IvyLane, May 19. The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave, Everett;… Continue reading

Computers crack the code of pop-song success

It helps to be “happy” and “female.”

  • May 16, 2018

This Mediterranean chickpea salad makes a pantry staple classy

It’s a mix of chickpeas, feta, Kalamata olives, parsley, almonds, garlic, olive oil and lemon juice.

Need to keep a cheesecake from sticking to the pan? Try this

The Washington Post’s staff recently discussed all things food. Here are your questions answered.

  • May 16, 2018

These three healthful tweaks can transform a quesadilla

Mushroom, spinach and goat-cheese quesadillas are made with whole-grain flour tortillas.

What to put on top of toast when you’re done with avocados

Is there anything better than well-made bread, brushed with flavor and bronzed with heat?

  • May 16, 2018

Markle’s father in doubt for wedding as media frenzy mounts

The father of royal bride-to-be Meghan Markle has reportedly said he will not attend.

  • May 15, 2018

Sally is a parrot about town

She and Rod go everywhere in Everett together.

St. Helens story: Author to discuss ‘Untold Story’ on eruption

The book depicts the buildup to the 1980 eruption, and personal tales of survival and death.