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Baker, Klein honored for service on City Council

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 10:19PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington City Council's final meeting for the year, on Dec. 16, included a final farewell to two of its Council members, who were honored by city officials.

Arlington's Local Scoop, Fogdog Galley to close

  • Dec 17, 2013 at 8:26AM

Olympic Avenue will lose a number of its businesses, at least two with the close of this year.

Arlington girls defeat MG on the hardcourt

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 10:25AM

The Arlington Eagles improved their record by defeating the Marysville Getchell Chargers, 61-24, on Dec. 10. Coming off their narrow 45-42 victory against Stanwood Dec. 6, the Eagles claimed their third victory of the season defeating MG.

Lakewood grapplers compete in double dual

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 10:24AM

Lakewood High School lost both of its wrestling matches at the double-dual hosted by Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

Grateful for all those who support our students | GUEST OPINION

  • Dec 16, 2013 at 10:12AM

During this holiday season, I would like to take a moment to share how grateful I am for our staff who are incredibly hard working, compassionate and dedicated to the success and well-being of all of our children; for a Board of Directors who cares deeply and gives so much of themselves to serve; and for a community who stands tall and wraps its arms around our most precious resource — the children.

CVH, PeaceHealth affiliation moves forward

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 3:58PM

ARLINGTON — The Board of Snohomish County Public Hospital District No. 3 and the PeaceHealth Board have approved a letter of intent for the Cascade Valley Hospital and Clinics to affiliate with PeaceHealth.

Arlington turns out for ‘Hometown Holidays’

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 3:52PM

ARLINGTON — While there were a few new wrinkles to this year’s seasonal celebrations, Arlington’s “Hometown Holidays” on Dec. 7 still featured plenty of familiar favorites for the whole family, starting with the 20-minute Santa Parade at noon.

4-H kids wrap presents to raise funds Dec. 14

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 3:27PM

ARLINGTON — Nearly 20 local student members of 4-H are expected to turn out to the Co-op Supply building at 121 S. Olympic Ave. in Arlington for a gift-wrapping fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 14.

Arlington Rotary names Students of the Month

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 3:23PM

ARLINGTON — The Rotary Club of Arlington recently recognized its Outstanding Students for the Month of November. Arlington Rotarian and School District Superintendent Dr. Kris McDuffy presented recognition certificates to Hanna Novy, an 8th-grade student from Post Middle School, and Alfred Mugho, a sophomore at Darrington High School.

‘Military Day’ returns to Pioneer Hall, Museum

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 3:19PM

ARLINGTON — While the 14th annual “Military Day” at the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Hall and Museum on Dec. 7 received relatively modest attendance numbers, event organizers were heartened to see local Boy Scouts such as 10-year-old Michael Vaughn in attendance, as they took the time to shake the hands of the veterans in attendance, and thank them for their service to their country.

Taproot Theatre's 'Christmas Carol' plays at BPAC on Dec. 20

  • Dec 13, 2013 at 3:04PM

ARLINGTON — Calgary Arlington is presenting the Taproot Theatre Touring Company's "A Christmas Carol" on Friday, Dec. 20, beginning at 7 p.m., at the Byrnes Performing Arts Center, located at 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd. in Arlington.

Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber supports Scholarship Fund through Old-Fashioned Bake Sale

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 10:36PM

ARLINGTON — Among those making merry in downtown Arlington on Dec. 7 were members of the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce, who capitalized on the crowds drawn to Olympic Avenue by the city's "Hometown Holidays" celebrations that day, by setting up a vendor tent in the Arlington City Hall plaza for the return of the Chamber's annual Old-Fashioned Bake Sale.

'Handmade Holiday' draws hundreds of shoppers for local goods and gifts

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 7:20PM

ARLINGTON — The Co-op Supply drew an estimated 600 visitors for this year's "Handmade Holiday," which was scheduled to coincide with the "Hometown Holidays" in downtown Arlington on Dec. 7.

Toys For Tots receives boxful of presents from birthday kids

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 3:42PM

ARLINGTON — Hubb's Pizza was bustling with at least 40 birthday party guests on the already busy afternoon of Dec. 7, but the occasion wasn't just a chance for siblings Landon and Payton Countryman to have fun and receive gifts, since the roughly 25 presents that they got actually went to those who needed them more.

Arlington Police arrest Marysville suspect in weekend business burglaries

  • Dec 11, 2013 at 11:12AM

ARLINGTON — On Saturday, Dec. 8, Arlington Police officers arrested a 26-year-old Marysville man suspected of two recent burglaries at local businesses.

Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber installs new Board

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 9:40PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce installed its new Board of Directors during its winter holiday luncheon on Dec. 10, which included a mix of familiar faces and newcomers to the Board.

Arlington food bank receives $100K from Stillaguamish Tribe

  • Dec 10, 2013 at 2:38PM

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Community Food Bank benefitted from a larger-than-expected holiday donation from the Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians this year, which presented $100,000 each to not only the Arlington Community Food Bank, but also the Stanwood/Camano Food Bank and Northwest Harvest on Dec. 7.

Larsen holds telephone town hall Dec. 11 to talk job creation, health care and immigration reform

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 1:17PM

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen will conduct a telephone town hall for residents of the state's 2nd Congressional District on Wednesday, Dec. 11.

Cocoon House opens maternity group home in Arlington

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 9:23AM

Seven years after Cocoon House first opened the doors of its house in Arlington as an emergency shelter for teens, it reopened at the start of December to respond to a slightly different crisis among area young people.

City of Arlington prepares for winter weather

  • Dec 9, 2013 at 9:22AM

Although the freezing temperatures that have already arrived could be coupled with precipitation over the weekend, the city of Arlington began planning for winter snow and ice when the fall had barely started.

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.

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