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Eagles top Marysville-Pilchuck, 68-42

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 9:06AM

It was a clash of rivals as two local high schools faced off in their season opener. The Eagles boys basketball team claimed their first win of the season by topping the Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawks in a decisive 68-42 victory.

Mountain bikers prepare for upcoming season

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 8:59AM

“Why didn’t they have this when we were kids?” is the common question among adults when they hear about Washington’s high school mountain biking program.

Three issues, one solution | OPINION

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 8:48AM

Pictures in my high school yearbook show the 1951 student body of West Valley High as 100 percent lilly-white Caucasian and with few exceptions, average to slim in build. What a contrast with last year’s M-PHS yearbook that pictured a healthy mix of races from around the globe and an unhealthy trend toward obesity. Call the obesity issue, Issue No. 1.

Losing a few battles to win the war | GUEST OPINION

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 8:46AM

One of the lessons I’ve learned in my work as a teacher is that learning is not a passive phenomenon, something that can be done to students — it requires the active participation of the learner. We often refer to this personal investment of time and energy as engagement. It’s like the gears of a car — when they are engaged we have movement, when they are disengaged we have idling. When students are engaged as learners we see growth, when they are disengaged we see stagnation, or even worse, regression.

‘Pink Crusade’ benefits CVH Foundation

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 5:13PM

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.

McCoy appointed 38th District state Senator

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 4:59PM

The Snohomish County Council unanimously adopted a motion naming John McCoy as the new state Senator for the 38th Legislative District on Nov. 27. He will fill a vacancy created by the resignation of former senator Nick Harper.

Arlington Pizza Factory collects for Operation Christmas Hope Dec. 8

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 4:28PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Pizza Factory at 509 West Ave. is hosting a vendor fair on Sunday, Dec. 8, from noon to 4 p.m. to raise funds for Operation Christmas Hope.

Birthday boys donate their presents to Toys For Tots Dec. 7

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 4:24PM

ARLINGTON — On Saturday, Dec. 7, at 5 p.m., Hubb’s Pizza will be hosting a birthday party whose birthday boys are asking their guests to give presents not to them, but to other children, whose needs are greater than their own.

Arlington Farmers’ Market presents third annual ‘Handmade Holiday’ Dec. 7

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 4:18PM

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.

Arlington Youth Cheer uses funds donated to them to shop for Food Bank

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 3:58PM

ARLINGTON — Arlington Youth Cheer started the month of December with a burst of seasonally spirited giving, by buying slightly more than $2,000 worth of food, toys, clothing and blankets for the Arlington Community Food Bank.

Jake’s House starts food bank

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 3:48PM

SMOKEY POINT — Jake’s House Prayer & Worship Center, located in Suite 105 at 18824 Smokey Point Blvd., is looking to restart its on-again, off-again food bank program on Friday, Dec. 13, from 12:30-2:30 p.m., and continue it every Friday at the same time, through the winter holidays and beyond.

Arlington, Marysville plan holiday celebrations

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 12:04PM

Saturday, Dec. 7, is when all the holiday fun happens in Arlington and Marysville.

County releases final vote count for Nov. 5 election

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 11:49AM

One month later, the results of Snohomish County’s Nov. 5 election are officially in.

Law enforcement agencies add extra partols

  • Dec 6, 2013 at 11:35AM

The Arlington and Marysville police departments will be working with those of Bothell, Brier, Edmonds, Everett, Granite Falls, Lake Stevens, Lynnwood, Mill Creek, Monroe, Mountlake Terrace, and Mukilteo — as well as the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, the Washington State Liquor Control Board and the Washington State Patrol — to reach zero traffic deaths by participating in this holiday “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.

Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Hall, Museum observe 14th annual 'Military Day' Dec. 7

  • Dec 4, 2013 at 8:12PM

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."

'Santa Run' returns Dec. 6-15

  • Dec 4, 2013 at 5:21PM

ARLINGTON — For more than two decades, the Arlington Fire Department has been delighting local children, and helping the Arlington Community Food Bank stock its shelves for the holidays, through its annual "Santa Run" food drive, and from Dec. 6-15, Arlington firefighters and community volunteers will again be escorting Santa Claus on a festively decorated fire truck through several of the town's neighborhoods during the evenings.

Arlington cold weather shelter opens for December

  • Dec 4, 2013 at 12:00PM updated at 4:56PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington cold weather shelter began its December rotation through the community's churches at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church on the evening of Dec. 2, but it didn't receive its first guests for the month until the following night, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church on Dec. 3.

Hair salon collecting for hospital patients

  • Dec 4, 2013 at 1:23PM

ARLINGTON — For eight years after their 26-year-old son Cameron passed away from cancer, Magic Shears co-owners Randy and Debbie Howell donated items to the oncology department of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center of Seattle, but as they planned their collection drive last year, the Arlington couple decided to focus on the needs of those a bit closer to home.

Koster honored by City Council

  • Dec 3, 2013 at 6:26PM

ARLINGTON — Outgoing Snohomish County Council member John Koster was honored by the Arlington City Council, including his successor Ken Klein, on Dec. 2 for his work on behalf of the citizens of the city of Arlington and the county as a whole.

Brandon Adam new sports reporter for Globe, Times

  • Dec 2, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Dec 3, 2013 at 12:48PM

MARYSVILLE — A 2013 graduate of Pacific Lutheran University, Brandon Adam is the newest reporter to join The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times, but he looks forward to the Marysville and Arlington communities becoming his new homes soon enough.

‘Small Business Saturday’ returns Nov. 30

  • Nov 29, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Dec 3, 2013 at 12:47PM

The Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce is asking people to shop locally on Nov. 30, said Chamber President Kristen Granroth. A day like Small Business Saturday encourages people to discover products and services that are available locally, and the hope is those new customers will turn into repeat customers, she said.

Library stages its own ‘Hunger Games’

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Dec 3, 2013 at 12:47PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Library demonstrated its ability to adjust to circumstances in relatively short order while still staying relevant with its programs on Wednesday, Nov. 20, as its planned enzymes and digestion lab was substituted with a series of activities based on the novel “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” to sync up with the release of its movie adaptation on Friday, Nov. 22.

Presidents students explain why they are thankful

  • Nov 28, 2013 at 7:00AM updated Dec 3, 2013 at 12:46PM

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.

Marysville Police report missing brothers found

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Dec 3, 2013 at 12:42PM

Two young brothers missing since Sunday morning have been found safe according to Cmdr. Robb Lamoureux of the Marysville Police Department.

Food Bank sees increased need

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 4:00PM

ARLINGTON — As the Arlington Community Food Bank headed into its Thanksgiving distributions, its members touted the increased support they’ve received from volunteers and contributing agencies, even as they hoped it would be enough to meet the increased need that they face.

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