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Why punctuality matters more than ever

Are you one of those people who are always running a few minutes behind because you want to get ‘just one more thing’ done before… Continue reading

Medicaid column inspires racists to emerge from under rocks

I spoke candidly about the need for Medicaid. And the haters attacked. The failed Republican effort to overhaul the Affordable Care Act included a major… Continue reading

Edmonds insurance firm wins Safeco Chairman’s Award

Edmonds-based Insurance Services Group has earned the elite Chairman’s Award from Safeco Insurance for its outstanding performance. The Chairman’s Award is the highest honor Safeco… Continue reading

Housing Hope, EdCC team up to help people get jobs

Housing Hope and Edmonds Community College will offer their Tools for Employment and Education Success workshop series at two locations in order to serve more… Continue reading

Lynnwood’s Kiwanis donates $2,000 to Clothes for Kids

The Kiwanis Club of Lynnwood has donated $2,000 to Clothes For Kids. Kiwanis President Ron Swengel presented the check to Clothes For Kids representatives Lisa… Continue reading

Marysville’s Clean Crawls recognized by Angie’s List 10 years in row

Marysville-based Clean Crawls has earned the Angie’s List Super Service Award for the 10th year in a row. Winners have to meet strict eligibility requirements,… Continue reading

Column: Partnering can help with accountability

Recently, I took on a new role in my business as a goal coach for a local business empowerment group for women. Along with coaching… Continue reading