HEADS UP Conservation District hiring veterans The Snohomish Conservation District is hiring U.S. military veterans for a field crew. Those hired will work with landowners… Continue reading
A special day Today is Valentine’s Day. What better excuse to eat chocolate. Or read the paper. Reader Carl D. Colburn said that while refurbishing… Continue reading
A special day? Today is Galentine’s Day, a celebration of female friendship the day before Valentine’s Day. It stems from a 2010 episode of the… Continue reading
CANCELED EVENTS Coffee with a cop: The Feb. 12 Coffee with a Cop event at Edmonds Community College in partnership with the Lynnwood Police Department… Continue reading
EVENTS Suicide prevention talk “Mukilteo Stands Behind Youth” is a free suicide prevention event scheduled for 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Rosehill Community Center, 304… Continue reading
Edmonds’ Dave Ellingson will speak on “Kayaking the Fjords of Norway” at the Marysville Opera House.
GET OUT Guided snowshoe hikes: Washington State Parks is offering guided snowshoe hikes this winter at Lake Easton Park, a camping park 17 miles east… Continue reading
EVENTS State of Mukilteo speech cancelled The State of the City address by Mukilteo Mayor Jennifer Gregerson scheduled for 2 p.m. Feb. 9 has been… Continue reading
MEETINGS The Darrington School District board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Darrington Elementary library, 1075 Fir St. Agenda items include a capital… Continue reading
The lineup includes movies on training guide dogs and society’s attitude toward plastic surgery.
HEADS UP Fire Station 2 to
close for remodeling On March 1, the station, at 2202 16th Street, will temporarily close and the fire units… Continue reading
EVENTS Local orca update Orca expert to speak at Everett Public Library at 2 p.m. Feb. 23. Howard Garrett of the Orca Network will introduce… Continue reading
Gateway Sign After three committee meetings and one open house, things are moving ahead with replacing the aging gateway sign for downtown Edmonds. The… Continue reading
HEADS UP Mill Creek ballot box is closed The ballot drop box in Mill Creek is temporarily closed after a run-in with a driver. It… Continue reading
Guided by an experienced hiker, a pair of first-time snowshoers tackles the Skyline Lake Trail.
EVENT Hear poetry Oregon poet Clemens Starck will read poems at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Whidbey Island as part of this Sunday’s service at… Continue reading
He credits his long career to his early ’90s No. 1 single, “Somewhere in my Broken Heart.”