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Chamber names Byrnes citizen of the year

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:37PM

ARLINGTON Linda Byrnes seemed thoroughly surprised Saturday night, Jan. 26, when David Boulton announced she was the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year, just two days after she was honored at a chamber Business After Hours for being named Superintendent of the Year for the state of Washington.

Operation Christmas Child collects for children worldwide

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:37PM

SMOKEY POINT Samaritans Purse is once again providing area residents with a local means of sending toys and other items to needy children around the world for the holidays, when the Amen and Living Word Christian bookstores will be collecting shoeboxes full of gifts for this years Operation Christmas Child during the month of November.


  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:37PM

Arlington High School Senior Queen Melissa Lockwood and King Abe Boursaw had to sit across from one another to make room for the pep rallys Hollywood-themed red carpet walkway, in the gymnasium of Haller Middle School. Boursaw is gearing up for job training in aviation mechanics after graduation, while Lockwood will be heading off to Lake Washington Technical School to become a dental hygienist.


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Events scheduled to honor Veterans Day

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:37PM

ARLINGTON While Veterans Day officially falls on Nov. 11, the schools and city of Arlington will be commemorating the service of Americas military members throughout the week leading up to the day itself.


  • Oct 25, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:37PM

Rotary raises money for school districts

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

MARYSVILLE Pumpkin pushing paid off for children as the Marysville Rotary Club handed out checks to Arlington, Lakewood and Marysville schools last weekend. Over the last seven years the noon group has contributed more than $110,000 to help literacy efforts in the three north Snohomish County districts by selling pumpkins and concessions, with lots of free fun on the side.

Great Arlington Pumpkin Roll winners

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

Those pumpkins entering buckets were the top winners:

Lakewood Middle Schools Due, Schoon named Students of Week by KMPS

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

LAKEWOOD KMPS 94.1 FM normally doesnt award its Student of the Week title to more than one student for the same week, but for Lakewood Middle School eighth-graders Jamie Due and Michelle Schoon, the radio station made an exception Jan. 26.

AHS HiQ team in the running for Sno-Isle championship

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

ARLINGTON After its home game for the season against Everett and Lake Stevens high schools in the AHS gymnasium Jan. 18, the Arlington High School HiQ team and its advisors expressed confidence that they could pull a repeat of last years season, winning first place in the Sno-Isle district.

Arlington residents receive state Medal of Valor

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

ARLINGTON Its hard to believe we got all this attention for doing what you hope anybody would do, under the same circumstances, said Rick Bowers, who received the state Medal of Valor Jan. 24 with fellow Arlington resident Timothy Bourasaw.

Arlington mom complains after daughter questioned by cops at school

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

ARLINGTON A local mother is outraged that the Arlington School District allowed police to question her 12-year-old daughter about a possible drug purchase on school grounds without her knowledge or consent.

LHS cheer squad competes at state

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

LAKEWOOD The Lakewood High School Cheerleaders competed recently at the state cheerleading championships, after placing first at the fourth annual Fall Cheer Classic at Monroe High School and first at LSJAA Cheerfest 2006 at Lake Stevens High School.

Arlington Hardware undergoes changes

  • Mar 28, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:36PM

ARLINGTON After a few fender benders in the small Arlington Hardware parking lot and many years of struggling to find ways to meet the parking needs of the stores customers, the owners of Arlington Hardware are continuing an ongoing process of revamping that will provide space for customer parking behind the store and more room for merchandise inside the store.

Kent Prairie teacher

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

ARLINGTON When Kent Prairie Elementary fifth-grade teacher Donnica Farnsworth corralled her students into the cafeteria May 8, she wasnt expecting to be the star of the assembly.

German students see the sights of Arlington

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

ARLINGTON A German school group toured through Arlingtons City Hall and Fire Department last week, reflecting on the differences between the two countries as part of a month-long student exchange.

Fun run raises funds for LHS accident victim

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

LAKEWOOD Nearly one year to the day after the car accident that left her comatose, friends and family of Meggi Ward came together to support her care.

Area residents recognized for heroic actions

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

EVERETT We were just doing our duty, said Arlington resident Wellington Overman. You see something like that happening, you cant just stand around and do nothing.

Local Scoop to hold ice cream eating contest on July 4

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

The Local Scoop has announced its ice cream eating contest is set for

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Republican caucus a learning experience for many attending

  • Feb 13, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:35PM

ARLINGTON Dozens of Republicans gathered at Haller Middle School Feb. 9 to participate in the Republican caucus, which was a new experience for many of them. Those interviewed appreciated the opportunity, even if they didnt agree, or couldnt make up their minds, on other issues.

Two remain in running to lead ASD

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:34PM

ARLINGTON Christine Burgess has withdrawn her application for superintendent of the Arlington School District, but the ASD Board will continue the selection process with Warren Hopkins and Kristine McDuffy.

Scholarship established in honor of Brooks

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:34PM

DARRINGTON A memorial scholarship fund for Darrington students has been established in honor of Kay Shuler Brooks, a member of the Darrington School Board of Directors who died a year ago in February. Born and raised in Darrington, Brooks was a reporter with the Arlington Times from 1998 to 2004. She then took a job with the Sauk-Suiattle Tribe and was elected to a position on the school board of directors in Darrington.

Pioneer students get hands-on lessons on eyes

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:34PM

ARLINGTON Pioneer Elementary fourth-graders received a hands-on education in human anatomy, through a Marysville doctor with a bag of cow parts.

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