Community Extra: Milestones

Birthday

McBride

Margaret “Marge” McBride plans to celebrate her 100th birthday with family and friends on Sunday at Sockeye’s Restaurant in Monroe.

She lives with her husband, Bob, in Mukilteo.

McBride was born in Quilcene and graduated as a four-letter athlete from the old Redmond High School. She came to Mukilteo in the late 1960s from Ballard.

She is an avid gardener, a fan of Seattle Mariners baseball, and loves music and dancing.

For years, she was active in the Mukilteo Presbyterian Church and has traveled extensively including riding camels in Egypt and helping missionaries in Mexico.

She has two sons, one stepson, 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Wedding

Bell and Braaten

Glenn Bell and Stacia Braaten of Seattle were married on July 24 in Leavenworth.

Parents of the bride are Lowell and Kathy Braaten of Snohomish. Parents of the groom are John and Marjorie Bell of New Hope, Pa.

The couple honeymooned on the East Coast.

Glenn is a Seattle firefighter and Stacia is a middle school teacher in West Seattle.

Talk to us

More in Local News

Reader: Are developers responsible for repairing roads?

Development sites have requirements. Paving season is underway in unincorporated Snohomish County.

Eviction moratorium uncertainty means preparing for anything

Landlords and housing advocates work to keep a roof over the heads of Snohomish County’s renters.

Police find, rescue Shoreline man trapped in Edmonds ravine

Someone heard cries for help near a forested hillside near Marina Beach. He was there two days.

One dead, three hospitalized after Highway 522 crash

An East Wenatchee woman died after a head-on collision Saturday night in Monroe.

Want to save $357 a year? 50% more PUD customers now qualify

The new program expands eligibility for discounts based on income and household size.

Police: Lake Stevens political sign thief assaults witness

The suspect, 66, removed signs of two Black candidates, then attacked a man who confronted him, police said.

Suspect caught in killing of Bothell police officer

A man killed a police officer and injured another after attempting to flee a traffic stop.

Whidbey Island’s roadside red door is a portal to nowhere

The door on Cultus Bay Road has been a South Whidbey Island icon for 30 years. Here’s the story.

Most Read