A tug-of-war was one of the most competitive and exciting events of the day.  - Kirk Boxleitner

'Viking Fest' brings historic heritage to life in Arlington

  • Oct 5, 2015 at 6:43PM

ARLINGTON — While myths of vikings who wore horned helmets and behaved like barbarians might persist in the media, visitors to Arlington's downtown Oct. 3 received some hands-on lessons about the real history of viking cultures, during the city and Down Arlington Business Association's first "Viking Fest."


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Voices of the Village provides outlet for adults with developmental disabilities

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:50PM

ARLINGTON — "It's just a surrounding of unconditional love," Margaret McClure said of Voices of the Village. "When people don't have a voice and you hand them a microphone, they treasure the sound of their own voice. Those who are non-verbal are often not heard, and they can come to think that no one cares about them. This band gives them an opportunity to be heard."

Arlington Legion honors POWs, MIAs

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 3:54PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington American Legion Post 76 Lounge has already had its POW/MIA table on display for more than a year.

'Pioneer Days' teaches kids about the old ways

  • Sep 22, 2015 at 5:01PM

ARLINGTON — Lakewood 10-year-old Maddie Telschow is no stranger to typing on a variety of electronic devices, but the old-fashioned typewriter at the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Hall proved a more intimidating prospect.

Arlington Legion prepares for trip to Tomb of Unknown Soldier

  • Aug 31, 2015 at 7:00AM

ARLINGTON — "It's a big honor and a big deal," said David Delancy, sergeant-at-arms of Arlington American Legion Post 76. "Little Arlington is paying a visit to big Arlington."


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