Front Porch

EVENTS Axes will fly The Sultan Shindig is set for this coming weekend. The annual festival celebrates the city’s logging history and includes a carnival,… Continue reading

Embracing nature: Visit state parks with new book as your guide

Washington State Parks has published its first comprehensive guidebook to Washington’s state parks.

Hazel Blue Acres: Blueberries with a Silvana family’s touch

The Fuentes family transitioned from dairy cattle to blueberries — and they’re not looking back.

Faith Calendar for July 7-21, 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

Front Porch

OPPORTUNITY Ride your bike to market Everett nonprofit Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop offers bicycle valet service this month at the Everett Farmers Market, held… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Eastbound 522 closed overnight Eastbound Highway 522 will be closed at Paradise Lake Road four nights starting Friday while crews repave the Snohomish… Continue reading

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Throwback Thursdays: Free movies on the third Thursday of the month at the Edmonds Theater, 415 Main St., Edmonds. Doors at 7:30 p.m., show at… Continue reading

Stanwood’s free outdoor concert series returns Saturday

The shows take place from 4 to 6 p.m. most weekends through Aug. 18.

Front Porch

HEADS UP Highway 92 closure A 13-day closure of Highway 92 at North Machias Road near Lake Stevens is scheduled to start at 8 p.m.… Continue reading

Front Porch

FOURTH OF JULY Events are listed by community Arlington: The kiddies parade is 4:30 p.m. on Olympic Avenue, followed by the grand parade at 5.… Continue reading

Front Porch

FOURTH OF JULY Events are listed by community. Unless noted, all activities are on the holiday, which is Wednesday. Arlington: The kiddies parade is 4:30… Continue reading

Fourth of July events around Snohomish County

Here’s where to find the street fairs, parades and fireworks in celebration of Independence Day.

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 Kick off the Fourth on the third The Mountlake Terrace “3rd of July” celebration is planned for 3 to 11 p.m. Tuesday at Ballinger… Continue reading

Three ways to get extra patriotic for the Fourth of July

Sizzle, crack, pop. Make this year’s Fourth of July the best yet with extra patriotism, healthy food and pet safety. 1. Glitz. Make your back… Continue reading

Faith Calendar for June 30 to July 14, 2018

EVENTS Lecture tour: A lecture and reception with “A Return to Love” author Marianne Williamson is set for 7 p.m. June 30 at Edmonds Center… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Crab season opens Recreational crab fishing opens Saturday in the Port Susan area and runs through Sept. 3. Volunteers with the Snohomish County… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Trestle work postponed The full westbound closure of the U.S. 2 trestle scheduled for this weekend has been postponed because rain is in… Continue reading

Front Porch

JUST FOR YOUTH Workshop on self-defense for teens The Granite Falls Library hosts a teen self-defense workshop, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday. The workshop is… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS Luminaries at the library It’s adult craft time at the Evergreen Branch Library. Make paper-cut luminaries at the next Create at the Library event,… Continue reading