Art Hutton still remembers when Village Community Services was just getting started nearly 50 years ago.
After raising $409 for “Meals ‘til Monday” at their May 4 “Safeway Takeover,” the Arlington High School DECA program raised an additional $475 for “Meals ‘til Monday” through their McTeacher’s Night at the Arlington McDonald’s on Thursday, May 16.
The American Legion posts of Arlington and Marysville will once again be organizing observances of Memorial Day, this year on Monday, May 27.
The filing period to run in the Aug. 5 primary election and the Nov. 5 general election ended May 17 and saw a number of candidates file to run for a variety of local offices.
SMOKEY POINT — In recognition of the upcoming national holidays, Arlington Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1561 will partner with Funeral Alternatives of Marysville to collect weathered and distressed U.S. flags for proper retirement, in accordance with U.S. flag code. All flags will be properly handled, cared for and honored.
ARLINGTON — Arlington High School's Advanced French class will present a reader's theater production on Wednesday, May 22, entitled "Les Enfants d'Izieu," about 44 children and seven teachers who were taken by the Nazis from their school, in an isolated area of France during World War II, and ultimately put to death at Auschwitz.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington Relay For Life to benefit the American Cancer Society is staging its own "Bark For Life" event on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Haller Middle School football field.
The Downtown Arlington Business Association’s May Hunt sale drew two dozen vendors and a steady stream of shoppers and browsers to the Arlington city parking lot next to Legion Park on Saturday, May 11.
The Carbajal family’s blood drive on Saturday, May 11, had two Puget Sound Blood Center Bloodmobiles bustling in the parking lot of the Arlington Haggen Food and Pharmacy.
ARLINGTON — The Carbajal family is providing yet another community blood drive in Arlington. On May 11, the next Carbajal family blood drive will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Arlington Haggen Food and Pharmacy, located at 20155 74th Ave. NE.
The Aug. 6 primary election ballot for Snohomish County promises to be packed, with 180 offices in 73 jurisdictions up for election, so Snohomish County Elections Manager Garth Fell looks forward to seeing a good number of candidates file for those races.
ARLINGTON — Hubb’s Pizza & Pasta is teaming up with the Rotary Club of Arlington and the 25th annual Great Stilly Duck Dash to present the “Dine & Donate” event on May 10 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
ARLINGTON — The former Arlington High School building will take its final bow with the Highland Christian School’s presentation of “Visiting Wonderland,” two single-act plays adapted by Lindsay Price and based on the characters of Lewis Carroll’s famous novels, on May 4, 10 and 11 starting at 7 p.m.
ARLINGTON — The Trafton Community Center is serving as the site for a community rummage sale fundraiser on Saturday, May 4, starting at 9 a.m.
Soldiers and civilians of the 364th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, a U.S. Army Reserve unit headquartered locally, recognized Earth Day with some help from the mayors of eight Snohomish County communities.
The Marysville, Arlington and Smokey Point post offices will be taking part in the annual Letter Carriers Food Drive on May 11 to benefit the Marysville and Arlington community food banks, but the first step of supporting this campaign is to check your mailbox for a yellow collection bag during the week of May 6.