He sings about ignorance, war and greed — and it’s OK to laugh

Roy Zimmerman, a mainstay on left-leaning radio, will perform a one-man show in Marysville.


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WAYS TO HELP Sale for chemo caps A garage sale benefit is…


Short plays, long laughs at Phoenix and Thumbnail theaters

Summer Shorts is a collection of 10-minute comedic plays peformed in Edmonds and Snohomish.


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EVENTS Learn about native trees of the area Washington State University forester and author Kevin Zobrist presents “Native Trees of the Puget Sound Area,” 7… Continue reading

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Ready for kindergarten? The Mukilteo Library hosts a four-part “Ready for Kindergarten” session to help prepare young ones who will start kindergarten this fall. There… Continue reading

Clubs & Interests: Out & About, Community Dances

OUT & ABOUT Boating, Everett: Everett Sail and Power Squadron has monthly potluck meetings at 6:30 p.m. first Tuesdays (except July and August) at Firefighters… Continue reading

In Uniform (July 16, 2018 edition)

A collection of news and events about and for active duty military and veterans.

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EVENTS Party in the Parks Mill Creek will host three neighborhood Party in the Parks events this summer. The first is 5 to 7 p.m.… Continue reading

‘Crying’: Visitors reflect on ‘Americans Interned’ exhibit

Thousands have seen the artwork on the internment of Japanese-Americans at the Schack.

Class Reunions (July 15, 2018 edition)

Arlington, 1958: The 60th reunion is 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 9 at Rhodes River Ranch, 22016 Entsminger Road, Oso. Cost is $35, due July 23… Continue reading

Three dams, two lakes and mountains all around

See natural and man-made wonders on Seattle City Light’s Skagit Tours.

Faith Calendar for July 14-28, 2018

EVENTS Film series: First Presbyterian Church’s Reel World Cinema Series takes up the theme “Unholy Alliances between Religion and Political Power” as it moves through… Continue reading

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County clerks delve into history The Snohomish County Clerk’s Office is working on a history project and needs your help. Anyone with historical photos, announcements,… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Burn ban begins Snohomish County has joined a host of others in Western Washington enacting outdoor burn bans as warm, dry summer weather… Continue reading

Marysville summer concert series at Jennings Memorial Park

Local and regional bands are scheduled to play July 13 to Aug. 10, including two kids concerts.

An Italian gem opens in the heart of downtown Everett

The house-made pasta is just one of the standouts at Capers and Olives.

Old traditions meet new ones at Kla Ha Ya Days in Snohomish

The 105th annual festival is set for July 18-22 at various locations around town.

Edmonds concert series span the musical spectrum

The free performances at City Park and Hazel Miller Plaza run from July 15 to Aug. 26.

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HEADS UP Local trail vies for national recognition The Centennial Trail is one of five former rail lines nominated for induction this year into the… Continue reading

Two theater companies offer Shakespeare in the park

The free performances will take place in Lynnwood, Edmonds and Lake Stevens.