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Tip-a-Cop enlists police as waiters

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

SMOKEY POINT Many patrons of the Smokey Point Red Robin restaurant were surprised to see their waiters wearing a slightly different uniform, and police officers from Arlington, Marysville and Lake Stevens got a chance to walk in somebody elses shoes, all on behalf of charity.

VFW essay contests offer bonds, scholarships and trips to Washington, D.C.

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

ARLINGTON Local students will have chances to win a $10,000 savings bond, a $30,000 scholarship and a trip to Washington, D.C., by submitting essays to the Arlington Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Paradise Burgers: New owner, same favorites

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

SMOKEY POINT Paradise Burgers has a new owner, but they still have fried mushrooms on the menu.

SR 9 work prompts road closures Oct. 5-8

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

ARLINGTON Road closures have been announced for the stretch of Highway 9 between 252nd and 268th streets, starting at 10 p.m. on Oct. 5 and lasting until 5 a.m. on Oct. 8.

Darrington firefighters save life of drowsy driver

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

DARRINGTON It might not sound lucky to fall asleep at the wheel and run off the road in the middle of the woods, but on

Walker aims to be Miss Washington USA

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

ARLINGTON Even though Jeatt Walker is currently attending the University of Washington in Seattle, she still considers Arlington her hometown, which is why she entered as Miss Arlington to compete for the title of Miss Washington USA.

UW students seek input for signage project

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:52PM

ARLINGTON Denise Schwans, who lives near the northwest corner of the Arlington Airport, does most of her shopping in the Jensen Park area, but also has some favorite spots in Smokey Point, including the pet store and the book store.

Pylon Racers descend on Arlington Airport

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

ARLINGTON The Arlington Municipal Airport hosted a different type of flying

Paradise Burgers: New owner, same favorites

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

SMOKEY POINT Paradise Burgers has a new owner, but it still has fried mushrooms on the menu.

Cities cooperate to build Smokey Point Fire Station

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

SMOKEY POINT The sign for the new Smokey Point Fire Station was unveiled Sept. 19 by city officials and fire department and district staff from both Arlington and Marysville.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

10 years ago 1997

New bridge opens

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

The new bridge on Smokey Point Boulevard south of Island Crossing is now open and the detour sign is gone

Ruth and Harry Yost honored at fundraising breakfast

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

ARLINGTON Ruth and Harry Yost donned big smiles at the Stillaguamish Senior Center fundraising breakfast Sept. 19 when a crowd of 200 supporters enjoyed breakfast in their honor. The Yosts are the third and fourth recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Award after Howard Christianson and Don Meier.

VFW essay contests open to local students

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

ARLINGTON Local students will have chances to win a $10,000 savings bond, a $30,000 scholarship and a trip to Washington, D.C., by submitting essays to the Arlington Veterans of Foreign Wars.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Stove buy-back to clear the air

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:51PM

MARYSVILLE Thanks to a new program of the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency, city residents have a chance to turn in their old wood stoves and receive discounts of between $200 and $750 on the purchase of new, more efficient and environmentally friendly units.

New Cesna a hit at Out of the Blue

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

ARLINGTON A gathering of local aviation enthusiasts convened at the Arlington Airport on Friday Nov. 16 to celebrate the launch of a new plane for Out of the Blue Aviation. The introduction of the Cesna 172 was a hit as community members gathered to inspect the plane and enjoy appetizers and drinks.

New Sno-Isle Library online

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

MARYSVILLE With about 120 titles and discussion kits available, between 80 and 100 already are spoken for according to Sno-Isle Library community relations manager Mary Kelly.

Carletti awarded fire station architectural contract

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

SMOKEY POINT Carletti Architects of Mount Vernon have been awarded the architectural contract for the planned fire station in Smokey Point.

Bookstore building gets new facade

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

Nola Smith examines the progress of the bricklayers Jared Middleton and Luke Gagnon, of Wayne Gagnon Masons, as they put a new facade on the building into which she is moving her two businesses, Pacific Learning Soluitons and Shoe Box. Formerly home to the Arlington Bookstore the building is now owned by Scott Wolmack, of Grandview Homes, also on N. Olympic Ave. Smith said that Pacific Learning Solutions will open in the new location Jan. 7 and Shoe Box will open Jan. 15. She is moving to 316 N. Olympic Ave. from the north end of downtown on Division Street, where she has been doing business since 1997. Smith has been attending the weekly meetings of the new Downtown Arlington Merchants Association and volunteered to chair the Holiday Open House and Hometown Holidays.

Former owner of Arlington Hardware passes on Feb. 13

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

ARLINGTON The pioneers have lost a good friend. Jack Gray, the son of the founder of Arlington Hardware store, finally gave in to the inevitable Wednesday, Feb. 13 at age 88. He was the son of the founder of Arlington Hardware and ran the store with his siblings until 1983 when they sold it to Mike Jones.

Campaign begins for new library

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

ARLINGTON The bond campaign for a new Arlington Library is gearing up for May.

Cycle barn collects Locks of Love for Valentines Day

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

SMOKEY POINT What started out with an auto accident led to a benefit for children who have lost their hair due to medical conditions.

Police still searching for suspect in explosion at Arlington home

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

ARLINGTON Its scary to think about, said Randall Phillips, a 67-year-old retiree whose mobile home was rocked by an explosion Feb. 9. The firefighters told me that, if Id been in bed, at the time, they would have been scraping me off the walls.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50PM

10 years ago 1998

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