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Marysville celebrates world cultures

The Marysville School District held a Festival of World Cultures celebration on May 18 at Totem Middle School. The festive event was organized by the… Continue reading

Memorial group marks 100 years

The Central Memorial Committee coordinates Memorial Day, Veterans Day and Pearl Harbor ceremonies.

Providence group awards scholarships

Ten $2,500 scholarships were awarded at the Providence General Children’s Association annual meeting May 10. Along with strong academic achievement and extracurricular activities, recipients completed… Continue reading

Sailing group names officers

The Everett Sail and Power Squadron recently celebrated its 70th annual Change of Watch ceremony. Outgoing officers were celebrated for their accomplishments, and incoming officers… Continue reading

Scout cleans up park to honor veterans

Boy Scout Ryean Hazard, of Lynnwood, gathered other volunteers for a work party May 12 to clean up and restore Veterans Park, a project he… Continue reading

Teen honored for nonprofit work

ProjectUCan presented a Game Changer Rising Star Award to Alderwood Middle School student Faith Murray. Scholarships are awarded to students who are academically strong and… Continue reading

Teens picked for Washington Aerospace Scholars program

The Washington Aerospace Scholars program provides opportunities for high school students to explore STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) topics with the Museum of Flight… Continue reading

UW Bothell librarian honored

Leslie Hurst of the University of Washington Bothell Cascadia College Library received the 2018 UW Distinguished Librarian award. It’s the first time a librarian from… Continue reading

Volunteers from near and far spruce up park

A group of more than 50 Rotary Club volunteers, including nine Rotary members visiting from Thailand, turned out May 5 for an annual cleanup of… Continue reading

Everett High alum graduates from Air Force basic training

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

Taglialavore graduates from U.S. Naval Academy

U.S. Navy Ensign Nicholas Taglialavore, son of Mike and Debbie Taglialavore of Mukilteo, graduated May 25 from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Taglialavore,… Continue reading

USS Kidd sailors honored at Navy League reception

Navy League Lake Washington and Everett Council held its annual spring dinner at the Bellevue Red Lion Hotel on May 16, where it recognized three… Continue reading

EdCC chef wins Beard award

Edmonds Community College student chef Irma Jimenez won the first Experienced Professionals/Pupils in Culinary (EPPIC) competition in mid-April. She took home a Microsoft Surface tablet,… Continue reading

EdCC Foundation gala exceeds goal

The Edmonds Community College Foundation’s annual gala was held May 5 and exceeded its goal by $10,000, raising $340,000 in all for scholarships, emergency funding… Continue reading

Everett Elks elect all-female officer chairs

Everett Elks Lodge 479 recently elected and installed officers for 2018-19. This is the first time in the history of the lodge that the chair… Continue reading

Glacier Peak grad a top Dawg

Karley Benoff, a 2014 graduate of Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish, received a Husky 100 award from the University of Washington, where she graduates… Continue reading

Kids help create new mural at Edmonds Elementary

Artists Mike O’Day and Julie Perrine delivered a finished clay mural project to Edmonds Elementary School on April 26. Partially funded by an Edmonds Arts… Continue reading

Lynnwood Rotary awards $63K in scholarships

The Rotary Club of Lynnwood awarded $63,000 in Martha Lake Community Club Scholarships to 15 students at a May 10 awards ceremony. The $4,500 scholarship… Continue reading

Mill Creek women ‘sprinkle’ happiness for passing motorists

Lisa Mills, of Mill Creek, celebrated her birthday on May 2 by organizing a Happiness Sprinkling group. Friends Breaonna Brask, Toni Wilson, Laura Peterson, Kim… Continue reading

Clinton Foriska

Monroe man wins UW Bothell medal

The recipient of the 2018 University of Washington Bothell Chancellor’s Medal is Clinton Foriska, of Monroe. The medal is presented to inspirational students who overcome… Continue reading

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