Ex-etiquette: Tricky Father’s Day when dad is just back in son’s life

How should biological dad handle the situation?

  • Jun 7, 2018

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

Curious Kid Nature Talk: Designed to get youngsters ready to explore and enjoy the outdoors. The event is at 1:30 p.m. June 23, Northwest Stream… Continue reading

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

Former Grand Funk frontman brings his American Band to Everett

Mark Farner, the 1970s band’s singer-guitarist, promises “nothing but good vibes.”

Girardi’s Osteria serves up plenty of class for $10 or less

The Italian restaurant in Edmonds is known for offering a variety of dishes at reasonable prices.

Paintball venues bring out the friendliest warriors

These businesses let you get dirty, shoot at others and enjoy a sense of community.

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Everett Meaningful Movies: “The Long Night,” set in Seattle, gives voice and meaning to the crisis of minors who are forced and coerced into the… 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. “Sabrina Fair” opens June 8. Shows are at 8 p.m. Thursday… Continue reading

Tickets on sale in Snohomish County and beyond

ANGEL OF THE WINDS ARENA Alice Cooper: Aug. 19, from $42. 2018 Skate America: Oct. 19. Disney on Ice: Nov. 8-11, from $15. Tickets at… Continue reading

Today in History

Today is Thursday, June 7, the 158th day of 2018. There are 207 days left in the year.

  • Jun 7, 2018

Toni Collette reveals a sixth sense for icy terror

She plays a mom dealing with a creepy family history in this superb shocker.

  • Jun 7, 2018

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave, Everett; 425-374-2580; www.anchorpub.com. Thursdays open mic. Critical Mass, June 9. Angel of the Winds Casino: 3438 Stoluckquamish Lane, Arlington;… Continue reading

Where’s the fun? Sandra Bullock leads low-stakes ‘Ocean’s’ reboot

“Ocean’s 8” is an all-female version of the caper movies that starred George Clooney.

  • Jun 7, 2018

Stephen King’s ‘The Outsiders’ has action and a fast plot

The master horror writer turns his attention to characters, crime and a small-town murder.

Volvo’s new XC60 SUV flaunts XC90 flair, in slimmer form

The 2018 Volvo XC60 midsize luxury SUV literally saves lives. Three in one day, to be exact.

Festive flatbread made with smoked salmon and asparagus

This appetizer from the Lynnwood Convention Center’s executive chef will complement your spring lamb dinners.

New to grilling? Grab a thermometer and long-handled tongs

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

  • Jun 6, 2018

Quick fix: Sweet Japanese kabobs make a 20-minute dinner

In Japan, yakitori stands grill up these chicken skewers as a popular after-work snack.

  • Jun 6, 2018

Today in History

Today is Wednesday, June 6, the 157th day of 2018. There are 208 days left in the year.

  • Jun 6, 2018

Where kitschy meets classic: Eggs in a hole, French edition

Eggs in a hole with frisee salad is a homey yet sophisticated brunch or breakfast-for-dinner dish.

  • Jun 6, 2018