Douglas Buell

Arlington in Top 10 for ‘Small Business Revolution – Main Street’ show on Hulu

ARLINGTON – Arlington couldn’t have scripted it better, and just in time for the holidays. The city is among the Top 10 communities that will… Continue reading

Arlington Fire medic units now equipped with grant-funded power cots

ARLINGTON – The techniques used by paramedics and firefighters to transport patients at the scenes of accidents and emergencies save lives, but all that lifting… Continue reading

Arlington Schools Board OKs running leaner bond proposal in February for 3rd try

ARLINGTON – The Arlington School Board Monday approved running a construction and security bond measure in a February special election for a third try with… Continue reading

AHS’ DECA Club students are Santa’s Helpers keeping spirits bright for families in need

ARLINGTON – Thanks to the hard work of Santa’s Helpers, dozens of kids in need and their families in Arlington will have a happier Christmas… Continue reading

Recycling fees to rise slightly after China ban on ‘dirty’ recyclables

ARLINGTON – Not to be a Grinch, but if you’re in the habit of squeezing your gift-wrapping paper, ribbons and bows into a big ball… Continue reading

Council adopts Arlington-Marysville manufacturing industrial center plan

ARLINGTON – The City Council Monday approved the Arlington-Marysville Manufacturing Industrial Center subarea plan, a key step in the area’s goals to become a designated… Continue reading

Council public hearing Monday for manufacturing industrial center plan

ARLINGTON – The City Council set a public hearing Monday for the Arlington-Marysville Manufacturing Industrial Center (AMMIC) subarea plan and hope to adopt the area’s… Continue reading

Arlington School Board to consider third try for school bond

ARLINGTON – An Arlington Public Schools construction bond measure that failed in the general election last month could return for a third try with voters… Continue reading

Arlington to get $1.6M grant for 204th Street roundabout, problem intersection off Hwy 9

ARLINGTON – City officials learned last week that Arlington is set to be awarded a $1.6 million grant toward the cost of a roundabout at… Continue reading

Arlington goes big, shops small to kick off Hometown Holidays (slide show)

ARLINGTON - Arlington got its first snowfall for the season Saturday. OK, it came from a snow-making machine in a second-story City Hall window on… Continue reading

Arlington City Council adopts biennial budget

ARLINGTON – The City Council adopted a biennial budget Monday that will put more police and firefighters out on local streets, build and repave roads,… Continue reading

‘Know Your Schools’ field trip gives guests a seat in classroom

ARLINGTON – Adults can learn a lot on an organized field trip to Arlington schools that gives a first-hand look at life in the halls… Continue reading

Arlington pays tribute to armed forces during Veterans Day Parade (video)

ARLINGTON – For longtime resident Barbara Hemmann, this year’s Veterans Day parade Sunday along Olympic Avenue in downtown Arlington held special meaning beyond thanking veterans… Continue reading

Pilot Travel Center at Island Crossing to open in mid-December

ARLINGTON - Travelers and truckers along Interstate 5 near Arlington will have a new place to gas up and eat when the Pilot Travel Center… Continue reading

Grave of Civil War soldier re-dedicated in Arlington Pioneer Cemetery (video)

ARLINGTON – Descendants and local genealogists gathered on Veterans Day for the re-dedication of a headstone memorializing a Civil War union soldier in Arlington and… Continue reading

School district’s Transition Program moves into support house

ARLINGTON- Arlington Public Schools’ Transition Program moved from Arlington High School to a house on the campus of the district’s Support Services building. The house… Continue reading

House renovation for Arlington schools Transition Program turns up a mystery wall worth reading about

ARLINGTON – If these walls could talk, they would say “read the one over there that’s wallpapered with pages from 1964 Arlington Times.” When the… Continue reading

Gulf War: A Veteran’s Story

ARLINGTON – Navy veteran Lindsay Dunn of Arlington will never forget the early-morning explosions that ripped through the USS Princeton during the Gulf War, just… Continue reading

Nov. 5 public hearing set for Arlington’s proposed budget that is up 21 percent

ARLINGTON – Against a backdrop of steady economic growth, the city’s proposed biennial budget is making good on goals to bolster public safety and deliver… Continue reading

iBorrow arranges $10 million loan for Arlington’s largest building

ARLINGTON - Direct lender iBorrow has arranged a $10.2 million loan for the owners of Arlington’s largest industrial and office building. The 244,590-square-foot Weiss building… Continue reading