Clubs & Interests: Hobbies, Needle Arts, Written Arts

HOBBIES Buttons: The Washington State Button Society Seattle One chapter, which includes Snohomish County, holds meetings third Saturdays at a different member’s home, from north… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS Tractor show planned for this weekend The Sky Valley Stock and Antique Tractor Club celebrates its 30th annual tractor show and threshing bee, set… Continue reading

Class Reunions (Aug. 5, 2018 edition)

Cascade, 1964: Annual potluck is 3 p.m. Aug. 18 at 1412 128th St. SW, Everett. More info: Neena, 425-252-7229. Cascade, 1968: The 50th reunion is… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS How to research family history The Everett Public Library’s Northwest Room staff will lead a workshop, “Hands on History: Researching Family and Local History… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS Port of Edmonds celebrates 70 years The Port of Edmonds holds a 70th anniversary celebration, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Port’s… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Highway 524 closure planned in Maltby A fish passage project will shut down Highway 524 (Maltby Road) just west of the intersection with… Continue reading

Play a tune: 18 painted pianos line streets of downtown Everett

This is the ninth year for Everett’s Street Tunes, meant to tempt passersby to pull up a bench.

Front Porch

EVENTS One-stop yard sale shopping The annual “Mother Of All Garage Sales” in northwest Everett is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. More than 100… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS Horse show free to attend The C-Fair Charity Horse Show starts Thursday and lasts through Sunday at the equestrian pavilion of the Evergreen State… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Navy base testing speakers Naval Station Everett’s outdoor speaker system, which is used for base announcements and emergency notifications, is being upgraded this… Continue reading

Faith Calendar for July 28 to Aug. 11, 2018

EVENTS Rock the Church: The Rock the Church Northwest worship festival starts at 11 a.m. July 28 at Willis Tucker Park, 6705 Puget Park Drive,… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Work to start on Lynnwood roundabouts Construction is expected to start Monday on two roundabouts on Highway 524 (Filbert Road), at Locust Way… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP 116th ramps to close Construction of four new ramps at the I-5 interchange with 116th Street NE will require a full closure of… Continue reading

Longtime Silvana fair adds llamas to animal show

Now in its 71st year, the fair has 4-H competitions, potato-sack races and a greased pole contest.

Bassnectar is headliner for Summer Meltdown in Darrington

Other big bands at the festival include Big Gigantic, Greensky Bluegrass, Lettuce and Beats Antique.

Seattle’s Seafair kicks off with a parade in Mountlake Terrace

The annual Tour de Terrace includes fireworks, live music, a 5K run and walk, car show and carnival.

Front Porch

HEADS UP Highway 530 resurfacing restarts Crews are headed back to Highway 530 to put an asphalt-coated gravel and oil surface over all the pavement… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS Practice visual journaling All ages are invited to “Visual Journaling: An Intergenerational Workshop,” 1:30 to 3 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Mountlake Terrace Library,… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Mill Creek fixing sinking road The city of Mill Creek has planned a ceremonial groundbreaking Thursday for its project to fix a sagging… Continue reading

Clubs & Interests: History, Genealogy, Lodges, Senior Games

ROOTS Heritage groups: The League of Snohomish County Heritage Organizations, at www.snocoheritage.org, includes links to about two dozen genealogical and historical societies across Snohomish County.… Continue reading