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This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:14PM

10 years ago 1997

Military Day lets vets, civilians remember their service and sacrifices

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:14PM

ARLINGTON The eighth-annual Military Day at the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Hall and Museum Dec. 7 was an appropriately historic-minded occasion, coinciding as it did with the anniversary of Pearl Harbors bombing. The event allowed attendees to reflect on the nations past and present armed conflicts. It also gave former military members the opportunity to trade personal war stories over cookies and punch.

Cub Scouts break records in collecting for food bank

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:14PM

ARLINGTON They raised more than 900 pounds of food two years ago, but after barely more than a week of collecting for local families in need this year, Arlington Cub Scouts of America Pack 92 had already surpassed its goal of 1,500 pounds of food for this holiday season.

Times wants your input in online survey

  • Dec 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:14PM

ARLINGTON The Arlington Times, seeking to meet the needs of its community, is continuing a survey of its readers to measure the shopping patterns and media habits of local residents.

Rotary serves food for the holidays

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

ARLINGTON The Arlington Rotary Club will be continuing its annual holiday tradition of assembling and delivering food baskets for families in need Dec. 20.

AHS graduate nominated for Grammy

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

Arlington High School 1980 graduate Kenneth Boulton, a classical pianist who performed in Arlington during the grand opening celebration of the Byrnes Performing Arts Center in June of this year, has been nominated for a Grammy Award in this years 50th anniversary competition.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Gutierrez Family Clinic collects for Arlington Food Bank

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

SMOKEY POINT For the Gutierrez family, charity has become a tradition, over the course of the past four decades, and since they run their own chiropractic clinic, its a tradition that theyve been able to share with their patients and the surrounding community.

City begins renovation work at Legion Park

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

ARLINGTON The first signs of progress in the downtown Arlington renovation project occurred in Legion Park recently, when city parks staff removed two diseased pine trees and a bulldozer rolled in to start leveling out the playing field, so to speak.

Memorial Day parade route changes due to street closure

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

ARLINGTON The observance of Memorial Day falls on May 28 this year and Jim Barron wants the community to know that they will have a Memorial Day street parade, regardless of the ongoing street construction on Olympic Avenue.

City approves resolution supporting campus in north Snohomish County

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

ARLINGTON Esther Vanderberg believes that the city of Arlington should more aggressively pursue the new four-year college campus that the state of Washington has decided to build somewhere in the Northwest corner of the state.

MOMS Club cleans up Terrace Park

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

ARLINGTON Mothers from Arlington, Stanwood and Camano Island descended upon Terrace Park April 3, to help fix up the place that a number of them visit with their children.

ACS places third in district science fair

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:13PM

From left, Craylise Jacobsen, fifth-grade; Martin Boyl-Davis, eighth-grade; Josh Lorenzen, ninth-grade; Hannah Lobban, 12th-grade; Erin Lorenzen, ninth-grade; Michael Sweeney, 11th-grade; Monica Sykes, eighth-grade; and Crissie MacNeill, sixth-grade, of Arlington Christian School, placed third in a district competition when eight students from fifth through 12th grades represented Arlington Christian School at the Association of Christian Schools International District Science Fair

Salute of Remembrance set for air station firehall

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

ARLINGTON Captain Thomas A. Tack will speak on behalf of the United States Navy at the decommissioning of the old firehall at the Arlington Airport, Saturday, March 31.

Crime in the city: Council, prosecutor, police meet with citizens

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

ARLINGTON Crime in the city drew a packed house in the Arlington City Council Chambers March 19, as city officials, Arlington Police officers and Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Janice Ellis responded to questions and comments from area residents and business owners.

City breaks ground on second phase of N. Olympic Ave. reconstruction project

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

ARLINGTON Cold rain did not dampen the excitement as Arlington Mayor Margaret Larson and the members of the City Council ceremonially dug their shovels into the earth to break ground on the second phase of the North Olympic Avenue Reconstruction Project at Legion Park March 22.

Officials, community meet to discuss reopening of the Ridge

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS The proposed reopening of the Ridge minimum-security facility drew members of the Snohomish County Council, Corrections and Sheriffs Office to the Arlington Heights Improvement Club March 20, to address area residents concerns.

Haggen shoppers give $80,529 to MS Society

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

Thousands of shoppers at Haggen Food & Pharmacy stores made donations Feb. 28 - March 13 to help those afflicted by multiple sclerosis.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Lakewood presents art awards

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:12PM

Local students were honored recently during Lakewood School Districts National PTA Reflections Arts Recognition Program.

Holocaust survivor speaks to Kent Prairie Elementary

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:11PM

ARLINGTON Noemi Ban spoke slowly and with a distinct accent, but the fifth-grade students hung silently onto her every word.

Respect teams enlighten students regarding societal perspectives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:11PM

ARLINGTON It started as a response to a hate crime, but the annual Respect Summit has grown far beyond its roots.

Voters approve hospital bond

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:11PM

ARLINGTON Friends of the Cascade Valley Hospital celebrated big Tuesday, May 15, when Cascade Valley Hospitals bond request for $45 million was approved by voters in a result that shows people will pay for taxes in a life or death situation.

Feds raid Blue Stilly Smoke Shop

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:11PM

ARLINGTON Both Stillaguamish Tribal members and representatives of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were reticent to offer further comment on the May 15 raid of the Blue Stilly Smoke Shop.

Public hearing on housing development on SR 531

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:11PM

The city of Arlington has announced a public hearing with the hearing examiner for the Glen Hawk Estates Preliminary Plat will start at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 30 at the City Council Chambers.

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