Gardening group discusses sustainable garden design March 22
Those who missed the debut of the new Arlington gardening group on Feb. 22 will have another chance to catch up with the club on Saturday, March 22, from 10 a.m. to noon in the Stillaguamish Conference Room of the Arlington Utility Office Building, located at 154 Cox Ave. "We're meeting monthly, and we aim to benefit those who may not be available ... (more)
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VCS 'WorkStrides' set for March 18-20
Village Community Services is offering its next "WorkStrides" seminars from Tuesday, March 18, through Thursday, March 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. all three days, in Suite 200 at 3210 Smokey Point Dr. in Arlington.
Front Porch: Steves out of Iditarod
Instructor John Tarpley will discuss "Crossing Borders," 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at Bayside Marine, 1111 Craftsman Way, Everett.
Stanwood police rescue Chihuahua from a ditch
Stewart, a Chihuahua, was rescued from a ditch by Stanwood police last month after he went missing for five hours.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Monroe's leaders want the Centennial Trail to come to the city.
Monroe's leaders want the Centennial Trail to come to the city. The Monroe City Council approved a motion for Mayor Geoffrey Thomas to sign a letter of support for getting the trail extension at the March 4 meeting.
Highway 531 hasn't kept up with growth in Smokey Point area
It wasn't that long ago that this community between Marysville and Arlington was more rural than urban, its principal landmark a local barbecue restaurant rather than a Wal-Mart Supercenter.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Schools locked down as deputies look for suspected car thief
Several Granite Falls schools were locked down for several hours Monday morning as Snohomish County Sheriff's Office deputies searched for a suspected car thief who last seen nearby.
Taking a bite out of diabetes: Siena Leighton, 11, wants to help people understand her disease
Her mother, Brenda Leighton, looked up Siena's symptoms online, but the family didn't know for sure until she was diagnosed in Seattle.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Flood warning still in effect for Snohomish River
A flood warning remains in effect for the Snohomish River below Snohomish through Tuesday morning following heavy rains overnight Saturday.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Arlington woman charged with 2004 murder of husband
In September 2004, Michele Donohue reportedly ordered four loads of dirt to be delivered to the rural house she had shared with her husband.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Students learn about life on the farm
Two years after Arlington farmer John Connolly served as the inspiration for the writing of third-grade students from the Soundview School of Lynnwood, Connolly hosted another group from Soundview, this time made up of kindergarten, junior kindergarten and preschool students, as they learned about life in the country.
Arlington employees receive AWC Retro awards
Four city of Arlington employees were recognized by the Association of Washington Cities for their efforts to reduce risks at their workplaces.
Gleneagle Golf Course hosts 'For the Love of Music Auction' March 8
The Gleneagle Golf Course at 7619 E. Country Club Dr. in Arlington will serve as the site for the Marysville-Pilchuck High School Music Boosters' "For the Love of Music Auction" from 5-10 p.m. on Saturday, March 8. For a cost of $40 per person, attendees can partake of an Italian buffet dinner and the scintillating sounds of the M-PHS Jazz Band, ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Silvana Post Office smashed up in burglary
The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office is working with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service on the case, sheriff's spokeswoman Shari Ireton said this week.
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Suspect shot by home-owner's friend during Lake Stevens robbery Second suspect apprehended
Two men attempted to rob a homeowner and his friend at gunpoint at the 7000 block of 126th Dr. NE in Lake Stevens on Tuesday, February 25. At approximately 6 p.m. that evening two suspects entered the home where the homeowner and his friend were working in the garage.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
City reviews finances, grants for 2013, 2014
The city of Arlington looked back on 2013 and ahead to the rest of 2014 during the City Council workshop meeting on Monday, Feb. 24, as city staff reviewed financial reports and grants for the year ahead and the year behind.
Spane celebrates 100 years
Not only is Alice Spane turning 100 years old on March 9, but she can also say that she's lived almost her entire life in North Snohomish County, from the time she grew up in the Stanwood/Bryant area.
Chamber moves, will be closed March 3-7
The Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce has begun the process of moving, so its phone and Internet service will be limited.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Honda of Marysville opens
Honda of Marysville drew dignitaries from throughout the Marysville and Arlington business communities to its official grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 26. While the showroom is a standard feature of any car dealership, Marysville Honda General Manager Pete Smith noted that one aspect which sets his store apart from others ... (more)
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Solitary Ranger Romps in Battaglia Memorial
SOLITARY RANGER , second to Wesley Ward trainees Pablo Del Monte and No Nay Never in two efforts at Keeneland last April, graduated in style with a 5 1/2-length romp in the Sept.