SMOKEY POINT — Even before employees of the Smokey Point Safeway reported witnessing criminal activity in their parking lot to the Arlington City Council in March, Jennifer Smith knew she wanted to help clean up the area.
ARLINGTON — The population is increasing but funding for public health is decreasing.
SMOKEY POINT — The Marysville and Arlington food banks received thousands of pounds of donations during the annual Letter Carriers' Food Drive May 14, but even more is needed.
ARLINGTON — While homelessness is a widespread problem nationwide, Cocoon House CEO Cassie Franklin made the case to the Arlington City Council May 16 that teen homelessness represents a unique problem in its own right.
SMOKEY POINT — Tall shrubs and thick grass can cover a number of sins, as the volunteer crew that turned out May 14 to clean up around the Smokey Point Safeway found out.
SMOKEY POINT — The Marysville, Arlington and Smokey Point post offices are gearing up for the annual National Association of Letter Carriers' "Stamp Out Hunger" Food Drive May 14, to benefit the Marysville and Arlington community food banks.