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Eagles don purple to raise awareness of domestic violence

The Sept. 29 Arlington High School football game was dedicated to domestic violence awareness. Coaches wore purple hats, players wore purple socks and towels, and… Continue reading

Fenkner graduates with honors from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Trevor Fenkner graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. Fenkner earned distinction as an honor graduate.… Continue reading

Marysville Getchell grad heads to Air Force

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Bryan Hunter graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. He is a 2017 graduate of Marysville… Continue reading

Oak Harbor grad completes Air Force training with honors

U.S. Air Force Airman Eduardo Andrade-Gutierrez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. Andrade-Gutierrez earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is… Continue reading

Stanwood grad heads to Air Force Security Forces

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

Edmonds Friends sale raises $7,500 for library programs

The Friends of the Edmonds Library held a raffle during its annual book sale. Entrants wrote book recommendations to have their names added to the… Continue reading

Two Lynnwood students awarded Biola scholarships

Emily Davis and Anneka Vander Wel, both of Lynnwood, were each awarded a President’s Scholarship worth $18,000 per year to attend Biola University in La… Continue reading

PSE donates to Monroe food bank

Puget Sound Energy recently donated $500 to the Sky Valley Food Bank. The donation will help feed dozens of families, director Carla Stewart said. Send… Continue reading

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