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Police Chief Gray resigns

  • Jun 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

After an executive session on "personnel issues" following the Monday night Arlington City Council meeting, Arlington Police Chief John Gray announced his resignation Tuesday morning, June 24.

Arlington Police Chief Resigns

  • Jun 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

Arlington's Police Chief Resigns

More than 30 employees arrested at Arlington business as illegal immigrants

  • Jun 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

Approximately 30 employees of Aerospace Manufacturing Technologies, Inc., were arrested by agents of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement the morning of June 26.

SR 9 near Arlington closed all weekend as crews reach major milestone

  • Jun 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

Crews are getting ready to open a new segment of State Route 9 near Arlington next week.

Immigration search nets 32 arrests at AMT

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

ARLINGTON Aerospace Manufacturing Technologies, Inc., saw 32 of its employees arrested by agents of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement the morning of June 26.

Kiddies' Parade keep kids hopping over weekend

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

ARLINGTON Heroes of American history and movies were among those who appeared at Arlington's annual Kiddies' Parade June 28.

Office saves on gas by riding horseback to work

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

SMOKEY POINT Dr. Keith Leonard knew that at least half of his employees own horses, so the dentist and his staff resolved that if gas prices ever went to $4 a gallon, they would ride horseback to work.

City and police chief 'part ways'

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:54PM

ARLINGTON Neither the city nor Arlington's Police Chief John Gray are saying much regarding the June 24 announcement that he would no longer be leading the city's police department.

Road work provides a straighter, safer SR 9

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON Crews worked all weekend and until midnight Sunday to prepare for "tying in" the new portion of State Route 9, north of Arlington, Monday morning. It was a long detour out to I-5 to points north of Arlington over the weekend.

Flag-retirement ceremony lays worn-out flags to rest

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON When people hear about American flags being placed in a flame, a lot of them don't associate it with a display of patriotism.

Island Crossing decision months away

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON Steve Peiffle had a stressful experience last week. The city of Arlington's attorney made his first ever case to the Washington State Supreme Court on behalf of the proposed Island Crossing annexation.

Arlington Idol competition set for July 11

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON With the Arlington Idol contest coming up during the Arlington Street Fair on July 11, some talented singers have come out and auditioned for an opportunity to sing in front of their community and win a prize as well.

Home-school students overcome obstacles, juggle hectic schedules

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON School Box owner Nola Smith is proud of her home-school students and hopes that more people can learn how home-schooling works.

Local dentist hopes to recover stolen seven-foot toothbrush

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

It's not quite a hole in his heart, but there is a seven-foot-wide gap at the front of Dr. Alan Erickson's office where a cherished memento used to be.

Boy Scout leaves his mark with Centennial Trail benches

  • Jul 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

Matthew Parker is reticent to brag about himself, but he's making some heavy contributions to the community, quite literally.

Arlington's 4th of July parade returns to Olympic Avenue

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

Ice cream, pies, parade floats and fireworks were all part of the city of Arlington's first Fourth of July celebration since the reopening of Olympic Avenue.

Chief Gray out as Arlington's top cop

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON The city of Arlington terminated Police Chief John Gray's employment contract Monday night. The action was tucked away in the consent agenda of the July 7 Arlington City Council meeting agenda.

Taking to the air at the Fly-In

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:53PM

ARLINGTON Maxwell Propulsion Systems is gearing up for its first Fly-In.

Duck Dash wings it

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

ARLINGTON After 20 years, it's a first. The ducks of The Great Stilly Duck Dash were not able to go into the river because the water was just too high and too fast.

Kiwanis auction raises $10,000

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

HALLER PARK ?The smell of bacon over Legion Park had diminished in time for the Kiwanis Auction at noon Friday, July 4. Big black clouds billowed overhead, cracking with light every now and then, but they never shed rain on the large crowd of Kiwanis supporters ready to bid.

Fly-In preparations wrap up

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

ARLINGTON So, what does it take to put together a Fly-In?

This week in history from The Arlington Times archives

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

• Lakewood School District Superintendent Kristine McDuffy officially began her new job July 2, but she started it without a desk. "I think they're going to put me back there," she said, pointing to the back of the district administrative building. At the top of McDuffy's list of ideas is the formation of a district advisory council, something that she had been discussing for several years with outgoing superintendent Wayne Robertson. The district council would "help construct a diverse perspective and inform people about how the district operates," said McDuffy. She hopes the district advisory council will include parents, students, staff, members of the community. "If a business person asks, 'Why are we spending this?' these questions and different perspectives can add value. That's what I'm looking to do add value at the district level."

Legals

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

SNOHOMISH COUNTY

Happenings at the Street Fair

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

On the main stage, the gazebo in Legion Park and environs

Weather can't stop July 4 breakfast

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:52PM

ARLINGTON Cool, cloudy weather didn't keep Arlington residents from coming out to take part in an Fourth of July tradition.

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