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Rotary honors Students of the Month

The South Everett-Mukilteo group recognizes teens at ACES, Cascade, Kamiak and Mariner.

ARF’s Rockin’ Paw fundraiser helps shelter dogs

Animal Rescue Foundation of Everett (ARF) held its annual Rockin’ Paw 5k Fun Run and Walk on Oct. 7 at Langus Riverfront Park. Mathew Devillers… Continue reading

Johnson graduates from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Solomon Johnson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Johnson is the son of Blake… Continue reading

Everett Elks treat Cocoon House teens to shopping

Everett Elks Lodge 479 took 12 teens from Cocoon House school clothes shopping. The teens selected and the Elks purchased $3,000 in school clothes. Elks… Continue reading

Port Gardner Rotary awards $15K in grants

The Port Gardner Rotary Club of Everett on Oct. 18 presented $15,000 to six local nonprofits: - Hands for Peacemaking, $1,000, to provide library materials… Continue reading

Families share love of reading

Over 350 children and adults came to College Place Elementary School on Oct. 19 for a Falling in Love with Reading event. There were family… Continue reading

Knights donate Coats for Kids

The Knights of Columbus Marysville Council held a Coats for Kids drive to benefit children in the Marysville School District. The group collected over 100… Continue reading

Gala raises $190K for trauma unit

The EvergreenHealth Monroe Foundation raised more than $190,000 at its annual Blue Jeans & Boots Gala, surpassing its fundraising goal. The event was held Sept.… Continue reading

Newcomers for 50 years

Club for women new to area or who want to make friends celebrates milestone.

Everett Garden Club offers school horticulture grants

The Everett Garden Club awarded horticulture grants to Hawthorne Elementary, Lowell Elementary, North Middle, Olivia Park Elementary and Whittier Elementary schools for the 2016-17 school… Continue reading

Tree planted to honor YWCA apartment complex donor

A tree-planting ceremony was held Oct. 19 at the YWCA Trinity Place complex in Lynnwood. An 8-foot Japanese snowbell was planted in front of the… Continue reading

Arlington Rotary helps Red Cross, Boy Scouts

The Rotary Club of Arlington on Oct. 14 worked to frame two new staff cabins at Camp Fire Mountain, in Skagit County, for the Mount… Continue reading

CASA helps 145 pets at microchip event

The Camano Animal Shelter Association added microchip identification to 145 pets at an Oct. 7 event. That included 99 dogs and 46 cats. The service… Continue reading

Everett woman is 2017 Paratransit and Contracting Driver of the Year

Barbara Davis, a driver for Mercy Transportation of Everett, was named the 2017 Paratransit and Contracting Driver of the Year by the Taxicab, Limousine &… Continue reading

Emily Ovall

Teens chosen for All-National honors

Emily Ovall, of Snohomish High School, was chosen for the All-National Honor Choir. The soprano will perform with the “best of the best” at the… Continue reading

Emily Ovall

Firefighters give coats to Liberty first-graders

Marysville Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 3219 on Oct. 12 handed out new winter coats to 80 first-graders at Liberty Elementary School, thanks to a partnership… Continue reading

Soroptimists honor Navy Junior ROTC commander

Soroptimist International of Everett recently recognized Everett High School Navy Junior ROTC Commander Rick Gile for his continued work with high school students. The Navy… Continue reading

Arlington students Skype with NASA engineer

Haller Middle School students Skyped with NASA engineer Nujoud Merancy on Oct. 5 to learn more about the Orion spacecraft and its mission. Merancy is… Continue reading

Getchell social studies teacher is named state’s best

The Washington State Council for the Social Studies named Steven Cross, a social studies teacher at Marysville Getchell High School, its 2016-17 Teacher of the… Continue reading

Bicycle tour raises money for dialysis patients

Volunteers also shared health information and put together care packages for homeless women.