ARLINGTON — The Arlington School District will be conducting its annual district-wide Kindergarten Information Night on Tuesday, March 18, at 6 p.m. in the multipurpose room of Eagle Creek Elementary, located at 1216 E. Fifth St.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington American Legion Post 76 family will be collecting non-perishable food and snacks, as well as hygiene and other personal items, at Legion Park in downtown Arlington, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, for American troops serving in Afghanistan.
SILVANA — The inaugural Bridal Dress Swap Meet at the Peace Lutheran Church in Silvana on Saturday, Feb. 22, had already drawn 20 shoppers to peruse its aisles of 150 dresses by noon, in spite of the day's dark skies and rain mixed with snow.
Arlington High School has announced the students who have achieved a 4.0 for the first semester of the 2013-14 school year:
ARLINGTON — This month marked the end of more than three years of work by the city of Arlington and the Arlington Arts Council, as the fifth and final gateway sign to Arlington was installed at the intersection of State Route 9 and Burke Street.
EVERETT — The Port Gardner Vintage Auto Club recently presented $12,350 in funds to representatives of various area community groups, as proceeds from the 10th annual Arlington Drag Strip Reunion and Car Show last year, and the club is already gearing up for the 11th annual reunion and car show this year.
LAKEWOOD — Kindergarten registration for the Lakewood School District will run a bit differently this year, due in part to popular request.
LAKEWOOD — Former Lakewood School District Board member Elwood Byron “Woody” Barker will be celebrating his 90th birthday from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 23, at his home at 1826 156th St. NE in Arlington.
SILVANA — Jeanne Watanabe, owner of the Silver Hanger consignment store in Arlington, has helped to support the spring Prom Dress Exchange, and while she’s collecting for that event again this year, she’ll be debuting a benefit event of her own later this month.
SILVANA — The Silvana Fair Board Auction has drawn more than 300 attendees in previous years, but the annual event’s organizers hope to equal, if not exceed, those totals on Saturday, March 8, when the auction is set to return to the Viking Hall at 1331 Pioneer Hwy. in downtown Silvana, west of I-5 off Exit 208.
ARLINGTON — After losing one of its host churches, the Arlington cold weather shelter was faced with no longer having a home on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays, even as weather forecasts called for freezing cold temperatures. Fortunately, the Immaculate Conception Church of Arlington has been able to step up to fill the gap.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington School District Board of Directors was honored during their Monday, Jan. 27, meeting as part of Gov. Jay Inslee’s proclamation of January as “School Board Recognition Month.”
ARLINGTON — Dr. Kristine McDuffy, superintendent of the Arlington School District, will deliver the sixth annual State of the District address on Thursday, Jan. 30, at 6 p.m.
ARLINGTON — January has been proclaimed as "School Board Recognition Month" by Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee.
LAKEWOOD — For the Lakewood School District, it was an evening to commemorate a century of history, but for many attendees of the district's annual Open House and Tech Expo on Tuesday, Jan. 14, it was an occasion to catch up with old acquaintances and reflect on lifetimes' worth of experiences.
The Arlington City Council swore in not only re-elected incumbents Chris Raezer and Debora Nelson on Monday, Jan. 6, but also newcomers Jesica Stickles and Jan Schuette, as all four Council members recited the oath of office to kick off the Council’s first meeting of the New Year.
Five-year-old Lacey Ernst of Arlington has finally received her new heart, and Arlington country musician Jesse Taylor wants to help her fill her heart transplant account with the Children's Organ Transplant Association.
Members of the Bark-n-Time 4-H Dog Club of Arlington acknowledged that their first holiday gift-wrapping fundraiser on Dec. 14 met with less success than they would have liked, but they remained optimistic that they’d helped to raise awareness about their club’s activities.
After 10 nights, the Arlington Fire Department’s annual “Santa Run” for 2013 wrapped up on the evening of Sunday, Dec. 15, with another year of record-breaking totals.
SMOKEY POINT — The food bank program at Jake's House Prayer & Worship Center, located in Suite 105 at 18824 Smokey Point Blvd., was able to help at least three families in need during its inaugural Friday afternoon on Dec. 13.