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Baker, Klein honored for service on City Council
The Arlington City Council's final meeting for the year, on Dec. 16, included a final farewell to two of its Council members, who were honored by city officials.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Suit filed in Island Crossing dispute
Elaine Berryhill steps out among sand bags in front of Patty's Eggnest and Turkey House at Island Crossing on Dec. 13, 2010.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Bob Drewel is retiring, but he made a lasting mark
Bob Drewel calls out auction items and bids at a fundraiser dinner in June 2012.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Taproot Theatre's 'Christmas Carol' plays at BPAC on Dec. 20
Calgary Arlington is presenting the Taproot Theatre Touring Company's "A Christmas Carol" on Friday, Dec. 20, beginning at 7 p.m., at the Byrnes Performing Arts Center, located at 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd. in Arlington.
Arlington turns out for 'Hometown Holidays'
While there were a few new wrinkles to this year's seasonal celebrations, Arlington's "Hometown Holidays" on Dec. 7 still featured plenty of familiar favorites for the whole family, starting with the 20-minute Santa Parade at noon.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber supports Scholarship Fund through Old-Fashioned Bake Sale
Among those making merry in downtown Arlington on Dec. 7 were members of the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce, who capitalized on the crowds drawn to Olympic Avenue by the city's "Hometown Holidays" celebrations that day, by setting up a vendor tent in the Arlington City Hall plaza for the return of the Chamber's annual Old-Fashioned Bake ... (more)
Hootenany celebrates Christmas with country twist
That's how the Red Curtain Productions bills its "Ho-Ho-Hometown Hootenany," set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Historic Everett Theatre.
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Photos: Bubbles crystallize into spherical beauty during freezing temps
Intricate patterns revealed themselves when bubbles froze during a blast of single digit temperatures around Arlington, Wash.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
'Handmade Holiday' draws hundreds of shoppers for local goods and gifts
The Co-op Supply drew an estimated 600 visitors for this year's "Handmade Holiday," which was scheduled to coincide with the "Hometown Holidays" in downtown Arlington on Dec. 7. The seasonally themed indoor gift market touted a baker's dozen of vendors, around its average number of artists, crafters, bakers and farmers, according to Samantha ... (more)
Arlington Police arrest Marysville suspect in weekend business burglaries
On Saturday, Dec. 8, Arlington Police officers arrested a 26-year-old Marysville man suspected of two recent burglaries at local businesses.
Tribe donates $300,000 to three food banks
Eric White, vice chairman of the Stillaguamish Tribal Council, said the tribe broke with its usual giving pattern this year to present an early gift to the three food banks, which included the Stanwood/Camano Island Food Bank and Northwest Harvest.
Smokey Point bus center renovation under way
The bus center never has had parking and still won't after the renovation. The center only serves riders on local routes, though it's possible a commuter route from Stanwood could stop there in the future, Munguia said.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Cocoon House opens maternity group home in Arlington
Seven years after Cocoon House first opened the doors of its house in Arlington as an emergency shelter for teens, it reopened at the start of December to respond to a slightly different crisis among area young people.
City of Arlington prepares for winter weather
Although the freezing temperatures that have already arrived could be coupled with precipitation over the weekend, the city of Arlington began planning for winter snow and ice when the fall had barely started.
Campaign launched to stem panhandling
Arlington and Marysville officials are working with local businesses to post signs and window stickers as part of a new campaign called "Keep The Change."
Traffic around new Marysville Walmart concerns reader
Brendan Stafford of Arlington writes: With construction of the new Walmart in Marysville, two new traffic lights were put up on 83rd Avenue NE, a light was installed at the entrance to the store and another at the intersection with Highway 9. Why wasn't the road between 83rd Avenue NE and Highway 9 widened to accommodate the traffic? It's a very ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Arlington Pizza Factory collects for Operation Christmas Hope Dec. 8
The Arlington Pizza Factory at 509 West Ave. is hosting a vendor fair on Sunday, Dec. 8, from noon to 4 p.m. to raise funds for Operation Christmas Hope.
Arlington, Marysville plan holiday celebrations
Attendees of Arlington's 'Hometown Holidays' will be able to hitch rides on the covered wagon running up and down Olympic Avenue again this year.
Law enforcement agencies add extra partols
From 2008-12, an average of 49 people died in traffic crashes in Washington between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day.
Cocoon House again steps up to fill a need
At the new Cocoon House Maternity Group Home in Arlington, each mother and baby will have a room with a crib, bed and changing table.