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HEADS UP Fair starts this week The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe starts Thursday and runs through Sept. 2. Doors are open 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

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OPPORTUNITIES Help name park plaza The Mountlake Terrace Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission wants community input on ideas to name the Town Center Park Plaza,… Continue reading

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EVENTS Awards and BBQ Celebrate the nominees of this year’s City of Lake Stevens Cascade Awards, and find out who the winner is, from 2… Continue reading

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EVENTS Startup center ceremony The dedication for the Startup Event Center is set for noon Saturday. The community ceremony marks the culmination of a four-year… Continue reading

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EVENTS Sculpture wonderland The next open house at Cloudstone Sculpture Park & Gallery is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 31 and Sept.… Continue reading

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MEETINGS Clearview forum set for Thursday The Clearview Community Association has planned its annual town hall meeting for 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday. The meetup… Continue reading

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EVENTS Dazzling dahlias The Everett Dahlia Show, with displays of more than 2,500 dahlias, is 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4:30… Continue reading

App lets you tour the Mountain Loop Highway with your phone

A new app has everything you need to know when you’re on the scenic byway — no cell service required.

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WAYS TO HELP Golf tournament Support students in Snohomish County through the fifth annual Todd Evans Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament, at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 17,… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Forest parking The U.S. Forest Service urges people to park only in designated areas of the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Trailheads have started… Continue reading

Music returns to Everett sidewalks with Street Tunes program

Through Aug. 27, 16 painted pianos are rolled out for the enjoyment of players and passersby.

Festival de tacos: Celebrate the Mexican street food Saturday

Everybody loves tacos — and now they get their own festival at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett.

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EVENTS Folk harp circle Harp players are invited to play with the Puget Sound Harp Circle from 2 to 4:45 p.m. Aug. 18 at the… Continue reading

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EVENTS Outdoor movie Join the Marysville Parks, Culture and Recreation department for its final outdoor movie of the season, 9 p.m. Saturday at Jennings Park… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Ballots due today Tuesday is the deadline to cast a ballot in the Aug. 6 primary election. There are several options for returning… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Ballot deadline Turn primary election ballots in by Tuesday. They can be placed in any mailbox without a stamp, but must be postmarked… Continue reading

The top 5 moments from the first day of Summer Meltdown

Musical wizardry, trippy art and a new ceremony were among the opening day highlights.

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EVENTS Art festival Join the Schack Art Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 17–18, at the Port of Everett Marina for its annual… Continue reading

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EVENTS Free haircuts Students in kindergarten through 12th grade are invited to get free haircuts from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 16, at… Continue reading

A woman will headline the Summer Meltdown for the first time

French electronic musician CloZee says the Darrington location will inspire her.

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