Religion calendar

Jewish community domestic violence lecture: 8:40 a.m. June 16, Bikur Cholim-Machzikay Hadath Congregation, 5145 S. Morgan St., Seattle; 206-721-0970, e-mail Rummage sale: 9 a.m.… Continue reading

Cities face housing shortage

Monroe, Bothell and Brier might not have room for thousands of people expected to move into those cities between now and 2025. Together, the cities’… Continue reading

Road Report

How to read your road report: Road restrictions may be near, but not necessarily in the cities under which they are listed. Most restrictions are… Continue reading


Arlington Library: 135 N. Washington Ave., Arlington; 360-435-3033. Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1 to… Continue reading

Monroe Kiwanis Club awards three scholarships

Kiwanis scholarships: The 31st consecutive year, the Monroe Kiwanis Club awarded college scholarships to graduates of Monroe High School. This year, $1,000 scholarships were given… Continue reading

Ex-Brier mayor not charged in police officer’s death

BRIER - No charges will be filed in connection with the Sept. 12 death of Brier police officer Eddie Thomas, who collapsed during a struggle… Continue reading

Former Brier mayor talks on officer’s death

BRIER - Ex-mayor Gary Starks broke his public silence Thursday by extending his “deepest sympathy” to the family of a Brier police officer who died… Continue reading

Mill Creek city manager resigns abruptly

MILL CREEK - Mill Creek City Manager Steve Nolen resigned from his post Thursday after two years at the city’s helm. Nolen, who lives in… Continue reading

Family Fun calendar

Fairs &Festivals Snohomish and Island counties Salmon Run: All day, through July 22, at 20 merchant shops in Edmonds; first stop is Nama’s Candy, 102… Continue reading


Churches and wedding venues have been booked for months by brides and grooms who want to be married on July 7, 2007, which is 7-07-07.… Continue reading

Slaying suspect’s charges increase

EVERETT — Jay Clements lost his life but he certainly wasn’t the only victim after Noel Evans Caldellis fired into a crowd gathered in a… Continue reading

Brier honors fallen officer

BRIER — A new park bench outside the Brier Police Department was recently dedicated in memory of fallen police officer Edwanton Thomas, who died in… Continue reading

This week’s public meetings

Monday Americans with Disabilities Act Advisory Committee of the Sno-Isle Libraries, 11 a.m., Sno-Isle Library Service Center, 7312 35th Ave. NE, Marysville. Arlington City Council,… Continue reading

Police invite public to learn about safety

Tonight, several communities around Snohomish County plan to celebrate the 24th annual National Night Out Against Crime. The event is designed to heighten crime- and… Continue reading

Our Towns

Arlington Music in the Park set for Thursday West Jones Band is scheduled to play country music at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Terrace Park, 809… Continue reading


The Everett Chorale recently returned from a trip to China. The chorale performed in mid-July at the 2007 Beijing International Choral Festival. Under the direction… Continue reading

Pistol evidence allowed in murder trial

A Seattle man lost a bid Friday to keep prosecutors from trying to link him to the discovery of .357-caliber Magnum pistol they believe was… Continue reading

Local Briefly

Cigarette blamed in apartment fire MARYSVILLE An improperly discarded cigarette is blamed for an apartment deck fire Sunday that caused $20,000 damage and displaced two… Continue reading

Seems like yesterday

50 years ago (1957) Lloyd Wallgren was elected president of Everett Chamber of Commerce for the coming year in a regular meeting of the board… Continue reading

Community Calendar

Mukilteo Library program for kids ages 5 to 11, 2 p.m. today, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. Learn the history of local geographic names, listen… Continue reading