This year's Fresh Paint poster was designed by Everett artist Alexander Vincini. (Schack Art Center)

Fresh Paint event gets a fresh new location in Everett

Walk across the new Grand Avenue Park bridge to the artists-at-work festival along the Port of Everett’s boardwalk.

This year's Fresh Paint poster was designed by Everett artist Alexander Vincini. (Schack Art Center)
A scene from the 2016 Taste Edmonds. This year’s event is set for Aug. 20-22 and will feature a cornhole tournament, live music and more. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

This year’s Taste Edmonds is fifth the size — and for adults only

The event, an important fundraiser for the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce, will feature food trucks, a beer and wine garden, live music and a cornhole tournament.

A scene from the 2016 Taste Edmonds. This year’s event is set for Aug. 20-22 and will feature a cornhole tournament, live music and more. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Sir Mix-a-Lot arrives at the 5th Annual Streamy Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)

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.

Sir Mix-a-Lot arrives at the 5th Annual Streamy Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
See new oil paintings by Leah Rene Welch, including "Home on the Range," through August at Gallery North in Edmonds.

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

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

See new oil paintings by Leah Rene Welch, including "Home on the Range," through August at Gallery North in Edmonds.
Douglas Ryner brushes twin cows Thelma and Louise at the Evergreen State Fair in 2019 in Monroe. (Olivia Vanni / Herald file)

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

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

Douglas Ryner brushes twin cows Thelma and Louise at the Evergreen State Fair in 2019 in Monroe. (Olivia Vanni / Herald file)
Rebecca Hall in "The Night House." (Searchlight Pictures/TNS)

Rebecca Hall shines as haunted widow in ‘The Night House’

In this lean, spare thriller, she plays a woman confronting her husband’s ghost in the lakeside home that he designed and built.

  • Aug 19, 2021
Rebecca Hall in "The Night House." (Searchlight Pictures/TNS)
The Edmonds Theater is showing “Jaws” for Throwback Thursday on Aug. 19. (Universal Pictures)

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.

The Edmonds Theater is showing “Jaws” for Throwback Thursday on Aug. 19. (Universal Pictures)
Kermet Apio will perform stand-up at the Edmonds Center for the Arts on Sept. 9. (YouTube)

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

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

Kermet Apio will perform stand-up at the Edmonds Center for the Arts on Sept. 9. (YouTube)
Cathy Richardson is lead vocalist of Jefferson Starship, which is scheduled to perform Sept. 17 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Associated Press)

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.

Cathy Richardson is lead vocalist of Jefferson Starship, which is scheduled to perform Sept. 17 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Associated Press)
Joshua Red Uttech will perform Aug. 20 at the Grape Grain in Everett. (Joshua Red Uttech)

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County nightclubs

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

Joshua Red Uttech will perform Aug. 20 at the Grape Grain in Everett. (Joshua Red Uttech)
Chamaecyparis pisifera “Filifera Aurea Nana”

Great Plant Pick: Chamaecyparis pisifera “Filifera Aurea Nana”

This shrub looks great in rockeries and tolerates our drought-prone summers. It also needs little to no pruning.

Chamaecyparis pisifera “Filifera Aurea Nana”
(Tulalip Resort Casino)

Make Tulalip chef’s summery halibut with peach-lime salsa

Foil pouches for each fresh filet make this dish easy to prepare and adds presentation value at mealtime.

  • Aug 18, 2021
(Tulalip Resort Casino)
A mellow mixed-grain pilaf pairs well with a flavorful green curry. (Reshma Seetharam)

How to enjoy glorious versatility with Indian green curry

Three ways to serve the popular dish from India: with mixed grain pilaf, garlic naan and spinach salad.

A mellow mixed-grain pilaf pairs well with a flavorful green curry. (Reshma Seetharam)
Officers escort symbolic remains of Officer Charlie Joe Cortez Tuesday afternoon at the Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on August 17, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Gallery: Remembering Officer Cortez

By Kevin Clark Herald Photographer… Continue reading

Officers escort symbolic remains of Officer Charlie Joe Cortez Tuesday afternoon at the Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on August 17, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Katie Thurston and Blake Moynes on "The Bachelorette.” (ABC/Craig Sjodin)

‘Bachelorette’ on her Snohomish County roots: ‘This is home’

Lynnwood High grad Katie Thurston plans to bring her new man to Ono Poke in Edmonds and other favorite places.

Katie Thurston and Blake Moynes on "The Bachelorette.” (ABC/Craig Sjodin)
With its cool whipped topping and spongy, espresso-soaked cookies, tiramisu is the perfect summer dessert. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

Eat This: Easy summer tiramisu whips up in couple of minutes

You can make this sweet and cooling dessert from scratch — and without turning on the oven.

  • Aug 17, 2021
With its cool whipped topping and spongy, espresso-soaked cookies, tiramisu is the perfect summer dessert. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)
Japanese cuisine collection. Set of various fresh and delicious sushi rolls. Vector illustration of healthy food for takeout, bar or restaurant menu.

You voted: The best sushi in Snohomish County

Because it’s smooth, raw, flaky and healthy…

Japanese cuisine collection. Set of various fresh and delicious sushi rolls. Vector illustration of healthy food for takeout, bar or restaurant menu.
Yellow lampposts brighten a street in Trebon.

Rick Steves takes a sticky Czech mud bath in Trebon

After the dousing in hot brown peat muck and a massage, it’s off to the bar to drink excellent Czech beer.

Yellow lampposts brighten a street in Trebon.
The 2022 Honda Civic Sedan Touring model has a 180-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine joined to a CVT automatic transmission. (Honda) 20210816

Honda’s venerable compact Civic Sedan is all new for 2022

It leads the way for a series of new Civic variants, including Hatchback, Si and Type-R models.

The 2022 Honda Civic Sedan Touring model has a 180-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine joined to a CVT automatic transmission. (Honda) 20210816
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.

  • Aug 15, 2021
Book-related events in Snohomish County.