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Car donations can help domestic violence victims

  • Apr 2, 2012 at 8:48PM

EVERETT — Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County is seeking donations of used vehicles.

Weakness and Strength | GUEST OPINION

  • Apr 4, 2012 at 8:08AM

Elena is an elite college athlete. At 6 feet 5 inches she is beautiful and elegant, strong and poised. She is the top-scoring women’s basketball player in the nation, averaging 3 points per game more than the next closest player.

Learning from our neighbors | OPINION

  • Apr 10, 2012 at 8:55AM

A first visit to British Columbia is a learning experience. You learn that BC’s marketing motto, Supernatural British Columbia, is an understatement when it comes to the province’s natural beauty. Gorgeous, awe-inspiring and vast, BC offers fierce extremes from storm-swept coasts to glaciered peaks and everything between.

No extended hours at Arlington, Smokey Point, Marysville post offices for filing taxes

  • Apr 13, 2012 at 12:17PM

SMOKEY POINT — Those filing their income tax returns by mail this year shouldn't expect to have extended hours at the post offices in Arlington, Smokey Point or Marysville.

Lakewood School District levies passing

  • Apr 17, 2012 at 8:32PM

Voters in the Lakewood School District have approved two levies which appeared on the April 17 Special Election ballot.

Lakewood School District cautiously optimistic about levy election results

  • Apr 18, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Apr 19, 2012 at 11:25AM

LAKEWOOD — With both of the Lakewood School District's levies in the April 17 special election passing as of that evening's reported results, district Superintendent Dr. Dennis Haddock expressed cautious optimism about the fates of funding for school programs and operations, as well as capital projects and technology.

Getting Washington working again – a missed opportunity of the 2012 legislative session | GUEST OPINION

  • Apr 19, 2012 at 8:32AM

It’s encouraging to see the state’s unemployment rate drop to 8.2 percent in February. That’s down almost a full percentage point from February 2011 when unemployment was at 9.1 percent. It demonstrates our state’s economy is slowly showing signs of recovery.

Veterans Job Fair returns to Armed Forces Reserve Center

  • Apr 19, 2012 at 9:29AM

Area veterans came to the Snohomish County Regional Veterans’ Job and Resource Fair ready to pursue careers, as the event returned to the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Marysville on Tuesday, April 10.

Letter Carriers Food Drive set for May 12

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 1:42PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Marysville, Arlington and Smokey Point post offices are gearing up for their annual Letter Carriers Food Drive on Saturday, May 12, to benefit the Marysville and Arlington community food banks.

Free dental screenings at Stilly Senior Center May 1

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 1:44PM

SMOKEY POINT — The "Smiles for Life" Dental Access Program will be conducting a free screening day from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, May 1, at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, located at 18308 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington.

County wants input on fair housing options

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 1:50PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Stillaguamish Senior Center will serve as the site for one of three forums conducted by the Snohomish County Human Services Department to obtain community input on fair housing.

Smokey Point dentist offers free oral cancer screenings April 25

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 11:39PM

SMOKEY POINT — Local dentist Dr. George R. Hussey is teaming up with the Oral Cancer Foundation to observe Oral Cancer Awareness Month by offering free oral cancer screenings on Wednesday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Rep. Larsen holds telephone town hall on April 26

  • Apr 25, 2012 at 11:45AM

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, of Washington state's 2nd Congressional District, will hold a telephone town hall on Thursday, April 26, starting at 6 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.

A touch of socialism might be good | OPINION

  • Apr 25, 2012 at 11:57AM

Seeds of Socialism are being sowed in every pre-school and kindergarten in Snohomish County. You find them reflected in children’s progress reports as, “Has learned to share toys.” Kids who carry that attitude through life might even fall for radical ideas like sharing a medical system. Lucky for conservatives that not every child goes to kindergarten.

Salcedo joins staff of Times, Globe

  • Apr 25, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Apr 26, 2012 at 3:07PM

For Lauren Salcedo, the recently hired sports and news reporter for The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times, her new job feels a bit like coming home.

Civil War veteran to be honored in Marysville

  • Apr 25, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 2:08PM

Cyrus Marcus Armbrust, a Civil War veteran buried in the Marysville Cemetery, is to be honored there in a Civil War remembrance memorial, open to the public, on April 28 at 4 p.m.

May 1 Resource Fair at Everett Station open to all

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 11:49AM

WorkSource Snohomish County is hosting a resource fair on Tuesday, May 1, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Everett Station, 3201 Smith Ave in Everett.

Arlington Police arrest Marysville suspect in string of commercial burglaries

  • Apr 27, 2012 at 3:28PM

ARLINGTON — On Thursday, April 26, at approximately 8:15 a.m., Arlington Police arrested a 32-year-old Marysville man believed to be connected to a string of six commercial burglaries in Arlington.

Kids' fishing at Jennings Park, Twin Lakes County Park

  • Apr 30, 2012 at 7:26PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Everett Steelhead and Salmon Club is once again treating children to family fishing events in time for the start of the fishing season.

4th annual RED Day set to lend helping hands in Marysville, Arlington

  • Apr 30, 2012 at 10:05PM

MARYSVILLE — Keller Williams Realty associates will be taking the day off on Thursday, May 10, but it will hardly be a day of rest. Associates with the Keller Williams Marysville Market Center have chosen to "Give Where They Live" as part of RED Day, one of the biggest events in the real estate industry.

LinkedIn workshops in Arlington, Marysville

  • May 1, 2012 at 3:49PM

The next series of free employment workshops to be offered at Sno-Isle Libraries, in partnership with WorkSource Snohomish County, will focus on using the social networking site LinkedIn, to help attendees with their job hunting.

Dunshee invites citizens to telephone town hall on May 7

  • May 3, 2012 at 4:34PM

OLYMPIA — State Rep. Hans Dunshee is inviting the citizens of the 44th Legislative District to a town hall meeting via telephone so interested people can ask questions, share ideas or comment on issues that matter to their families and neighborhoods.

Rep. Bailey holds telephone town hall on May 14

  • May 3, 2012 at 5:14PM

OLYMPIA — State Rep. Barbara Bailey is inviting her constituents in the 10th District to a telephone town hall meeting on Monday, May 14. The community conversation, which will be conducted like a call-in radio show, will run from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

'Puppy Putt' returns to Sound Harley June 16

  • May 7, 2012 at 4:29PM

SMOKEY POINT — The annual "Puppy Putt" motorcycle poker run to benefit charity will return to Sound Harley-Davidson on June 16.

Haunted by lingering effects | OPINION

  • May 8, 2012 at 8:14AM

It seems that when some processes get started there’s no stopping them. It’s not that they‘re unstoppable. Rather, we don’t muster up the gumption to pull their plugs. Crab traps for instance: not crab-rings or the fold-up kind, but rigid traps that lure crabs in to the bait but don’t let them out again.

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