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Another opportunity to help others

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:41PM

ARLINGTON Area churches and volunteers have come together to help victims of last years flooding in Lewis County, Wash., rebuild their homes and lives, but more help is needed, and the Arlington Free Methodist Church is offering another opportunity to pitch in.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:41PM

10 years ago 1998

Arlington schools say goodbye to Class of 08

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:41PM

ARLINGTON Within two weeks, four Arlington and Darrington-area schools have presented both diplomas and well-wishes to this years graduating classes.

Learning to survive

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:41PM

Firefighters train to learn how to save the lives of fellow firefighters

Have your say about utilities

  • Jun 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 4:41PM

City seeking community input at June 18 meeting

Customer service focus of City Hall shuffle

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

ARLINGTON All in the name of customer service, the city of Arlington has rearranged City Hall.

AHS seniors win NCTE Achievement Awards in Writing

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

ARLINGTON Two Arlington High School seniors were among the 606 high school seniors across the country, and beyond, to be deemed outstanding writers by the National Council of Teachers of English 2006 Achievement Awards in Writing, with of a pool of 2,080 students nominated from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, the Virgin Islands and American schools abroad.

Darrington commuter inspires weekend bus service

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

DARRINGTON For some passengers, Snohomish County Community Transits recently started regular weekend bus service to and from Darrington has been an added convenience, but for others, its been an extension of an essential connection.

Little White Church on Hill vandalized

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

SILVANA The Little White Church on the Hill suffered from bad luck a day before Friday the 13th, when its building and cemetery were vandalized by two adult teenagers on the evening of Oct. 12, but according to Larry Hanson, such destructive acts are all too common an occurrence for the state historic site.

Hebert, fellow members of 173rd Airborne Brigade to be memorialized

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

SILVANA Army Spc. Justin Hebert died in Kirkuk, Iraq, Aug. 1, 2003, at the age of 20, and his sister Jessica isnt the only one who remembers him.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

10 years ago 1996

PAC to be completed by spring

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

ARLINGTON Its the value of the performing arts for students as well as for the community that inspired the Arlington School Board to decide at its regularly scheduled board meeting on Monday, Oct. 9, to go forward with the completion of the Arlington High Schools performing arts center, even though the cost is more than $400,000 higher than expected. This final, third stage, includes all the finishing details that make the theater operational pulleys, lights, curtain, sound system, acoustics, seats and carpet.

City conducts hearings on property tax levy, budget

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:40PM

ARLINGTON The city of Arlington will conduct its public hearing on the 2007 property tax levy during its Nov. 6 City Council meeting at 7 p.m., with its public hearing on the 2007 city budget to follow Dec. 4.

Pioneer Elementary PTSA raises funds for new playground Nov. 4

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

ARLINGTON The Pioneer Elementary Parent Teacher Student Association hopes their neighbors will keep them in mind, in the midst of the holiday season, as they prepare their first auction to raise funds for a new playground structure, for both the students of their school and the children of the surrounding community.

Ready. Set. Roll. - Hometown Halloween attracts attendees from Arlington and beyond

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

ARLINGTON Halloween fell on a Tuesday this year, but that didnt stop the city of Arlington from celebrating its Hometown Halloween Oct. 28, to give community members a full Saturday to celebrate the occasion in the downtown district.

Lakewood residents vexed over traffic

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

MARYSVILLE Residents near the new Lakewood Crossing shopping center are livid over traffic in the northern part of town and are demanding changes to nearby residential streets swamped with cars during the weekend shopping rush. Many say that traffic will not let them out of their neighborhoods during peak shopping times.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

10 years ago 1996

City meets to discuss downtown construction

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

ARLINGTON The city of Arlington met with its merchants and other community members Oct. 24, to review the progress of the North Olympic Avenue Reconstruction Project to date, as well as to preview the steps still to come in the process.

Career, College Fair an eye-opener for Arlington students

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

EVERETT For 150 Arlington and Weston High School students, this years Career and College Fair at the Everett Events Center Oct. 25 was their first time attending the event, which featured more than 30 colleges and universities, as well as 16 career training booths.

Rally for Peace congregates at City Hall

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

ARLINGTON Scores of Arlington-area residents gathered in the Arlington City Hall plaza Jan. 27 at noon to conduct their own Rally for Peace, in conjunction with several similar Peace rallies taking place that day throughout the state and across the country, including Washington, D.C.

Lawsuit dropped; Wal-Mart moves ahead with new stores

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

MARYSVILLE A labor union has dropped a lawsuit against a Wal-Mart store planned for Arlington, meaning the 204,000-square-foot supercenter could be open the first quarter of next year. Another store planned for Marysville has cleared legal obstacles and should open about the same time, according to company spokeswoman Jennifer Holder.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

10 years ago 1997

AHS hosts all-ages Scholastic Book Fair Feb. 14-16

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:39PM

ARLINGTON Arlington High School will serve as the staging grounds for a student-run Scholastic Book Fair Feb. 14-16, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., to help raise funds to purchase new materials for the AHS library, as well to send Key Club members to the District Convention.

Barden, Miller appointed to PARC

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:38PM

ARLINGTON A relative newcomer and a long-time resident have been appointed to the city of Arlington Parks and Recreation Commission.

DECA/Marketing students take top honors

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 4:38PM

ARLINGTON Arlington High Schools DECA and Marketing students went up against a dozen other schools, represented by more than 800 students, at the Area One DECA competition Jan. 22 at Monroe High School, and scored first-place wins in the categories of apparel and marketing management, and fashion promotion planning.

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