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Olympic project nears completion

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:12PM

ARLINGTON Strider Construction expects to complete utility installation on the third and final section of the North Olympic Avenue reconstruction project this week and plans are being made to put the final surface of asphalt on the first two sections, from Division to Second Street at the end of this week Friday, Aug. 31, weather permitting, Paul Ellis said Monday, Aug. 27.##M:more]##

The Arlington Times seeks volunteers for its Reader Advisory Board

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:12PM

The Reader Advisory Board will be made up of community members (subscribers and non-subscribers alike) wholl meet with the managing editor, and possibly members of the editorial staff, on a monthly basis to discuss how we can continue to improve the newspaper. Its our goal that the Reader Advisory Board reflects the diversity of our community and those who call it home high school students, senior citizens, business people, parents, etc. Serving on the RAB will require a small time commitment, probably two hours per month, but could make a big difference in ensuring The Globe and The Times continues to meet and exceed readers expectations.

Linda Dussault named chambers citizen of the year

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:12PM

ARLINGTON The citizen of the year has gone to Palm Springs for the month and was not able to collect her award at Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce banquet Saturday night, Jan. 27.

City looks to revitalize downtown

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:12PM

ARLINGTON Dozens of business and property owners on Olympic Avenue met with representatives of the University of Washington and Community Capital Development, Jan. 23, to discuss the two groups contracts with the city of Arlington to help revitalize the downtown district.

Food drive to benefit three local food banks

  • Oct 17, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 5:12PM

MARYSVILLE The Mormons will have their helping hands out in force the afternoon of Oct. 27 when they scour neighborhoods seeking donations for local food banks.

Winterhalter, Edmundson vie for Silvana Fire District commission

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

SILVANA Two locals are campaigning for an open seat on the Snohomish County Fire District No. 19 commission.

Health club teams with American Cancer Society to eliminate breast cancer

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

ARLINGTON Carol Sluys has announced her Curves of Arlington is teaming with the American Cancer Societys Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraiser during Breast Cancer Awareness this month to raise funds to help eliminate breast cancer, the second leading cause of cancer death among women in the United States.

Cascade Rehab offers free backpack fittings for students

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

SMOKEY POINT The staff of Cascade Rehabilitation Associates in Smokey Point want to help lighten the load on local students shoulders.

Local Girl Scout travels the world to help out

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

ARLINGTON At the age of 16, Sarah Cain has already traveled to half a dozen foreign countries to learn about the world and help out its inhabitants.

John and Dena Kroeze celebrate 70 years of marriage

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

ARLINGTON Dena and John Kroeze enjoyed a big party in their honor Sunday, Oct. 14, when more than 250 people attended a luncheon at the Assembly of God Church to recognize their 70th wedding anniversary.

This week in history - from The Arlington Times archives

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

10 Years Ago 1997

Stillwater School offers Monte Carlo Night for independent education

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

ARLINGTON Tasha Branch has a dream. She wants an old-fashioned, one-room schoolhouse in Arlington, offering an alternative to public schools.

Arlington Haggen collects for food bank for the holidays

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

ARLINGTON Arlingtons Haggen Food and Pharmacy is pitching in for the Arlington food bank, to help local families in need have a happier holiday season.

Christmas play to help collect new clothing for foster children

  • Nov 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 5:11PM

ARLINGTON Jesus + Time Machine = Underwear.

BUSINESS BRIEFS

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

Arlington resident elected to state board of mortgage brokers

Downtown Business Association plans a variety of events

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

ARLINGTON All downtown businesses are encouraged to gather around the table at the Downtown Arlington Business Associations monthly evening meeting Nov. 14 to discuss all the regular annual events and new events to attract people into the beautiful new downtown. The evening meeting is from 5:30 7 p.m. at Little Italy Trattoria, 318 N. Olympic Ave. in downtown Arlington.

Maxs LZ Restaurant offers home-style cooking at the airport

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

ARLINGTON Theyve already become a hot spot on the flight line, but the owners of Maxs LZ Restaurant, at the Arlington Municipal Airport, admit that theyll need to attract more than just pilots.

Pioneer PTSA collects military care kits through Nov. 16

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

ARLINGTON While several Arlington schools honored the contributions of Americas veterans, Pioneer Elementary is also showing its support for the troops through a donation drive of supplies that began Nov. 13 and runs through Nov. 16.

AHS senior named National Merit Commended Student

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

ARLINGTON Arlington High School senior Sarah Rayner was named National Merit Commended Student by the National Merit Scholarship Program. To earn the title a student must be among the top 5 percent of all students in the United States who took the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test and National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

County building named for Drewel

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

EVERETT Perhaps one of the better-known residents of the Arlington area, Bob Drewel has been honored by the Snohomish County Council with the recent naming of the new county administration building.

City addresses traffic in letter to residents of 172nd Street

  • Jan 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 5:10PM

ARLINGTON According to Arlington City Administrator Allen Johnson, finding funding to relieve traffic congestion on 172nd Street is now a top priority.

Terry Castle celebrates 60 years, 25 with city

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:09PM

The Utility Department of the city of Arlington Public Works Division recently held a party for employee Terry Castle, who celebrated his 60th birthday as well as his 25th anniversary with the city of Arlington. Born in Illinios in 1948, his family moved out west and he has been here in Washington ever since. Castle is a wonderful leader and teacher to those of us lucky enough to know him, said Virgil Renfroe, lead collection system specialist at the utilities department. He is extremely knowledgeable, experienced and his desire to do the right thing for the citizens of Arlington has been his main goal in all his years of service, Renfroe said. Castle began working for the city of Arlington in 1973, reading water meters and performing general public works maintenance. He worked his way up to become the utilities superintendent, leading the department for many years. He is now Utilities Project Manager, cutting back a bit before his retirement in a year or two. We are all very proud of Terry, Renfroe said. It is our privilege to work with him.

Flat Stanley tags along with mayor

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:09PM

ARLINGTON Hes a two-dimensional globe-trotter, and for a month last year, he hitched a ride in Arlington Mayor Margaret Larsons purse.

Reyes steps up as new service officer for American Legion

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:09PM

ARLINGTON Arlington American Legion Post 76 Chaplain Keith Reyes is still in training to become the posts new service officer, but he encouraged veterans to contact him with their concerns in the meantime.

Allstate agent earns $500 for charity

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 5:09PM

MARYSVILLE In late December, Allstate Insurance agent Kristine Carter earned an Agency Hands in the Community Award recognizing the time she spends volunteering with the non-profit Small Paws Rescue, Inc.

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