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Lakewood boys win district title

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:18PM

DUVALL For the first time since 1999 and the fifth time in school history, the Lakewood boys track team was named district champion at the May 14 and 16 meet at Cedarcrest High School.

Lakewood rally falls short

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:18PM

LAKEWOOD A veteran Lakewood softball team ran out of opportunities and, once again, fell just short of the district tournament at the hands of Lynden.

Local boy throws out first pitch for Mariners' Autism Awareness Night

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:18PM

SEATTLE Arlington's James Wilson literally stood out from the crowd in Safeco Field, May 7, but his parents say he's just like any other 14-year-old boy.

A&LSCAN

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:30PM

Call for vendors for Arlington Street Fair Crafters, artists, growers, vendors and community groups are wanted for the Arlington Street Fair which is set for July 11, 12 and 13 on Olympic Avenue in Arlington. Lots of fun music and dancing are planned in Legion Park with buskers also entertaining up and down the street. Food vendors are also wanted. For information call Julie Tate at 360-435-9863.

West African music live at Haller

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:30PM

Fresh from their performance at Northwest Folklife in Seattle, Gye Nyame, under the leadership of Saeed Abbas, will bring the energetic, electrifying music and dance of Ghana, in West Africa, to Arlington for an assembly at Haller Middle School, May 29, and then will perform at the Lincoln Theatre in Mount Vernon May 30.

Featuring young talent

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:30PM

EVERETT Dylan Olson was always the funny kid in school and now he's providing comedy relief in the Everett Community College production of "The Triumph of Love." A graduate of WT Woodson High School in Virginia, Olson now lives in Marysville with his parents. His father is in the U.S. Navy, stationed in Everett.

Drummers, dancers honor Tulalips art show

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 7:46PM

You need a Wisteria

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:30PM

For anyone who visits my garden center in late April to mid May, they can't help but notice the two wisteria vines I have growing over an arbor that frames the entrance to our perennial department. They have been planted there for at least 5-6 years (probably more like 8-10) and have never failed to be absolutely covered with masses of fragrant blooms every spring. It is a sight to behold and a wonderful smell to enjoy. It is quite frankly most impressive if I do say so myself.

Taste of the Times

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 7:45PM

These delicious potatoes have become a family favorite. They also can be made up the evening before and refrigerated so you have some extra time to enjoy your guests.

CommunitY Calendar

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:30PM

For an exhaustive list of events submitted to our Calendar section, please visit our website at www.marysvilleglobe.com and www.arlingtontimes.com.

What's going wrong in Washington?

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:47PM

In the wake of an earlier column about our state rejecting a $13.2 million education grant, people are asking, "What is going wrong in Washington?" Why was Washington the only state of seven to reject funding to improve math and science learning for public school students in advanced placement programs?

I might even vote for him

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:47PM

One of my favorite Hollywood stories was the time some director or some such wanted or needed to know Cary Grant's age so he sent the actor a wire: "How old Cary Grant?"

This week in history from The Arlington Times archives

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:59PM

10 years ago 1998

Back in the day¬Ö

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 27, 2008 at 6:03PM

Define rural, protect it

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:40PM

Snohomish County will soon be holding community meetings to define rural character. This is an important process that demands citizen participation. The resulting definition will influence the kind and scale of development allowed in our rural lands. It is also important, however, that the county participate fully and actually make changes necessary to protect that rural environment.

Foster Care Month

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:40PM

Compass Health hosts a dinner every May honoring foster parents and the business partners that support them.

Response to last week's letter Global Warming

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:40PM

As someone who has always made an effort to diligently research important social and environmental issues, I take strong offense to Paul Vanginhoven's continuous efforts to misguide readers about the legitimacy of global warming.

What's going wrong in Washington?

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:47PM

In the wake of an earlier column about our state rejecting a $13.2 million education grant, people are asking, "What is going wrong in Washington?" Why was Washington the only state of seven to reject funding to improve math and science learning for public school students in advanced placement programs?

I might even vote for him

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 5:47PM

One of my favorite Hollywood stories was the time some director or some such wanted or needed to know Cary Grant's age so he sent the actor a wire: "How old Cary Grant?"

Arlington Library bond vote remains too close to call

  • May 22, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:59PM

ARLINGTON The final tally of votes has yet to be counted, but the current percentages indicate that the Arlington Library bond election remains a close race.

Flowers By George celebrates 40 years

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:59PM

ARLINGTON Flowers By George opened its doors 40 years ago, on June 1, 1968, and since then George Boulton and his family and employees have created an institution of service in the Arlington community.

Library falling short of needed super-majority

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:59PM

ARLINGTON The final total of votes has yet to be counted, but the current percentages indicate that this year's Arlington Library bond election could be defeated by a wider margin than in the November 2006 election.

Father Dalton looks back on service

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:59PM

ARLINGTON Father Jim Dalton is on the cusp of a couple of important anniversaries.

Olga Rogneby turns 100

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:59PM

ARLINGTON A child of the Stillaguamish Valley, Olga Hamilton Hoidal Rogneby turns 100 Thursday, May 29.

Fallen vets honored in Arlington

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Aug 28, 2008 at 4:58PM

ARLINGTON Local veterans and their loved ones joined area scouts, students and other civilians on this year's observance of Memorial Day, May 26, to commemorate those military members who have given their lives in service to their country.

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