ARLINGTON — On Tuesday, Dec. 3, the Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation received a holiday gift that’s become an annual tradition. Paul Brown, publisher of The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times, presented a check for $1,600 to the Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation Board of Directors for breast cancer awareness and related issues.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington Farmers’ Market will again tie into Arlington’s “Hometown Holidays” on Saturday, Dec. 7, by conducting its third annual “Handmade Holiday” that same day, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Co-Op Supply at 101 S. Olympic Ave.
Saturday, Dec. 7, is when all the holiday fun happens in Arlington and Marysville.
ARLINGTON — Although Dec. 7 marks the anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Hall and Museum take time during the day to honor the service of all American military members as part of their annual "Military Day."
ARLINGTON — Students at Presidents Elementary School know it’s a time of year to be thankful. They also expect to eat a grand dinner with family, although they are more than a bit befuddled when it comes to the details of cooking a turkey. The boys and girls in Bonnie Johnson and Shannon Kjellesvik’s first-grade classroom on Nov. 20 discussed the Thanksgiving holiday and traditions.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington High School commons hosted the first in what event organizers hope could become an annual series of “Holiday Shoppe” fundraisers for the AHS Art Club on Saturday, Nov. 23.
ARLINGTON — With expanded booth space indoors and a heated tent outdoors, the Gleaneagle Golf Course Country Club was able to accommodate 38 vendors for the Arlington Garden Club’s second annual Holiday Garden Art and Crafts Show on Saturday, Nov. 23.
ARLINGTON — Arlington's annual Hometown Holidays will feature both familiar favorites and a few new twists this year on Saturday, Dec. 7, with perhaps the day's most noticeable shift in scheduling occurring immediately after the Santa Parade at noon on Olympic Avenue.
Two Arlington residents were among the Snohomish County donors and volunteers honored by the Puget Sound Blood Center on Friday, Nov. 15, for their lifesaving efforts.
ARLINGTON — If you missed the Friends of the Arlington Library's book sale on Nov. 12-13, don't worry, because they'll be back on Dec. 10-11.
The Sea Mar Community Health Centers and the Community Health Centers of Snohomish County have both seen an increase in patients and questions due to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in October.
ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation “Festival of Trees” drew an estimated 200 attendees to the hospital itself, on the evening of Friday, Nov. 1, to bid on eight trees, which were donated by seven sponsors and decorated by teams of artists, ultimately raising close to $15,000 for the foundation in the process.
ARLINGTON — The Arlington Garden Club invites the community to its second annual Holiday Garden Art and Crafts Show at the Gleaneagle Golf Course Country Club, located at 7619 W. Country Club Dr. in Arlington, on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
ARLINGTON — Downtown Arlington was thronged with costumed trick-or-treaters of all ages on Saturday, Oct. 26, as the city’s “Hometown Halloween” attracted another year’s round of crowds for the Downtown Arlington Business Association’s trick-or-treating along Olympic Avenue, the Arlington Arts Council’s costume contest at Legion Park and the Arlington United Church’s Harvest Party.
ARLINGTON — The Friends of the Arlington Library will host a two-day book sale on Tuesday, Nov. 12, and Wednesday, Nov. 13, in the lobby of the library at 135 N. Washington Ave. in Arlington.
ARLINGTON — The Girl Scouts of Service Unit 215 braved blustery winds to treat locals and visitors to the Arlington area to some seasonal fun.
LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood School District doesn't want their grade school kids to be left out of the seasonal fun on the weekend before Halloween, which is why Lakewood Elementary, English Crossing Elementary and Cougar Creek Elementary have come together again to stage the annual HiJinx Carnival from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, in the gymnasium of Lakewood High School.
A full day of events is scheduled in downtown Arlington on the Saturday before Halloween.
ARLINGTON — Arlington’s “Hometown Halloween” on Saturday, Oct. 26, might be short both a pumpkin roll and a pumpkin pie contest, if the city of Arlington isn’t able to find sponsors for those events.
ARLINGTON — Two years ago, third-generation farmer Gary Biringer and his wife Julie replaced the former Biringer Farm Pumpkin Patch with the current Black Crow Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze, located at 2431 Highway 530 in Arlington.