Life

North county birders plan Swift Watch

Bob Sindelar and his wife Sheila are hooked on bird watching.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Bridge of Flowers proposed for Haller Bridge

With the adoption of a new name recently, the Centennial Trail Coalition of Snohomish County has launched a new campaign.

  • Aug 28, 2008

A&LSCAN

Artists with works that express their political opinions are invited to display and sell their works at the Sisters Restaurant Sept. 7 to Nov. 2. Works will be judged on the bases of artistry, as well as political input, clearness of the message. Works, containing elements of bigotry, racism or insult won’t be accepted. Otherwise, curator is open-minded and fair to all political groups, parties and non-partisan’ voices. There is no limit of entries. Agreements and presentation requirements will be mailed upon acceptance of the entries. Commission from sales is 30 percent. Not for sale items are welcome. Only two-dimensional wall art is accepted at the restaurant. Send digital jpeg images sized 500 pix one dimension and include the medium, size and price of your works with “I Vote” in the subject line to lyussy@earthlink.net.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Slow food enjoyed at Ninety Farm

Nearly 90 people gathered at Ninety Farm in Arlington to enjoy lunch at the farm recently. The members of Slow Food Seattle and friends were hosted by Linda Neunzig, who offered the city folk a chance to watch her Corgys chase the sheep, swing under the apple tree, and wander along the bank of the Stillaguamish River, while eating an expansive array of real food.

  • Aug 28, 2008

The importance of compost, mulch and fertilizer

If I am remembered for nothing else when I die, it will probably be for the question I always ask my customers when they are purchasing plants: “Have you got some fertilizer and compost?” Beyond all the planting advice and horticultural wisdom, the single most tantamount message I want to leave with all of you is the importance of amending your soils with natural fertilizers and compost and covering them with some kind of organic mulch.

  • Aug 28, 2008

How to invite birds into your garden | Column

Last week I shared with you my experience of putting up several feeders in my yard and the thrill of watching all the birds come to them. There is something about birds that completes the gardening experience. And there are several things we all can do as gardeners to encourage birds to visit our yards.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Kenyan priest returns to Arlington, seeks support for school

Father Christopher Wanyonyi is starting to feel like an old hand at finding his way around Arlington. Wanyonyi is the director of the Christ the King Parochial Academy in the Western Province of Kenya, and he paid a return visit to the city July 10 - Aug. 12.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Taste of the Times by Deb and Di

We would like to encourage our readers to send in their favorite recipes. Send recipes to The Arlington Times. PO Box 67, Arlington, WA, 98223 or you can e-mail them at: arltimes@arlingtontimes.com. Att: Deb or Di.

  • Aug 28, 2008

Antique photo brings back family memories

ARLINGTON — For Florence Pryor, a single photo was enough to reunite her with her father and brother, at least in spirit.

Taste of the Times

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.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Taste of the Times

We would like to encourage our readers to send in their favorite recipes. Send recipes to The Arlington Times. PO Box 67, Arlington, WA, 98223 or you can e-mail them at: arltimes@arlingtontimes.com. Att: Deb or Di.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Taste of the Times by Deb and Di

We would like to encourage our readers to send in their favorite

  • Aug 27, 2008

Taste of the Times

We would like to encourage our readers to send in their favorite

  • Aug 27, 2008