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EVENTS Community forum on asylum seekers Edmonds Lutheran Church and Refugees Northwest hold a community forum on “How can I help refugees and asylees in… Continue reading

In Uniform (July 23, 2018 edition)

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

What’s up, Doc? It’s wabbits, walks and woofies

We’re channeling Elmer Fudd this week. Please forgive us. 1. Wabbits. Rabbits can be pesky. They tear up gardens, dig holes in back yards and… Continue reading

Three dams, two lakes and mountains all around

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

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

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

Faith Calendar for July 21 to Aug. 4, 2018

EVENTS Garage sale: A two-day sale wraps up 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 21 at Zion Lutheran Church, 330 Union Ave., Snohomish. Proceeds benefit… Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITIES Input sought for bus rapid transit project Sound Transit is seeking comments to help develop the bus rapid transit route planned for the I-405… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Highway 92 remains closed for work The work is not done yet. So the state now anticipates reopening Highway 92 at 2 p.m.… Continue reading

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 set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Zion Lutheran… Continue reading

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

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.