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Art captures the Northwest’s unique light from 100 years ago

“Painters of the Northwest: Impressionism to Modernism” opens Jan. 17 at the Cascadia Art Museum.

Caspar Babypants kicks off Marysville family concert series

The family-friendly shows — at just $6 each — are Jan. 27, Feb. 24 and March 24 at the opera house.

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EVENTS Yoga Calm helps kids with special needs A Yoga Calm class will take place at the Marysville Library at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 26 at… Continue reading

LeRoy Bell back to perform rockin’ soul on Whidbey Island

The Seattle singer-songwriter made it to the eighth spot on the first season of “The X Factor.”

Red Curtain’s ‘American Buffalo’ tells a dog-eat-dog tale

David Mamet’s play bristles with profanity as it plumbs the depths of criminal minds.

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EVENTS How to save for retirement A “Strategies for a Sustainable Income in Retirement” workshop is set for 6:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Mountlake… Continue reading

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EVENTS Rug sale at Camano Center The 2nd Chance Thrift Shop Rug Sale will be held 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the… Continue reading

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EVENTS MLK Day of Service Volunteer for a greener Lynnwood, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 21, Lynnwood Senior Center and Mesika Trail, 18900 44th… Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITY Volunteer with Point In Time Island County Human Services is seeking volunteers for the annual count and survey of homelessness. The Point in Time… Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITY Yuk it up Students in kindergarten through 6th grade can enter the Washington Poison Center’s 2019 poison prevention poster contest to show how Mr.… Continue reading

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EVENTS ‘Smokestackers!’ talk Writer and historian Richard Porter reads from “Smokestackers!” and talks Everett history at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Everett Public Library, 2702… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Viaduct closure If you’re a commuter who is changing the way you get to work because of the upcoming Alaskan Way Viaduct closure… Continue reading

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EVENTS Arlington book sale The Friends of the Arlington Library book sale is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.… Continue reading

Check out Red Tricycle’s top picks for children’s books in 2018

Also, check out British folk dancing at the library, and be sure to chain up at the passes.

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EVENTS Attend a series of ‘Parenting Teens’ talks Cocoon House hosts a series of “Parenting Teens” talks this month at the Mariner Library, 520 128th… Continue reading

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NEWS BRIEF New Everett City Council president chosen On Wednesday night, councilmembers elected Scott Bader as council president. Councilmember Paul Roberts held the position in… Continue reading

Need a fun thing to do with the kids on break? Go ice skating

Families are heading out to ice rinks in Everett and Lynnwood for public skates during winter break.

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EVENTS Make a shadow box Get crafty and make your own shadow box, 3 to 5 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Stanwood Library, 9701 271st… Continue reading

Everett writer Richard Porter has a new book, "Smokestackers!" The short book is about what he calls the "common folklore" of Everett. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

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EVENTS Make pixel art with fuse beads Children and families are invited to make fuse bead pixel art inspired by classic video and computer games,… Continue reading

Everett writer Richard Porter has a new book, "Smokestackers!" The short book is about what he calls the "common folklore" of Everett. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

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A 35-year-old Stanwood man died Sunday after being hit by several vehicles while running across… Continue reading