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 By Rick Steves    News

Rick Steves: Imagine a pedestrian-friendly Edmonds center

Sitting at the fountain at Fifth and Main, as I do occasionally in a very gentle act of civil disobedience, I wave at passing cars as if they were people strolling by. I conjure up... — Updated 5/15/2020

 By Brian Soergel    News

Bummer summer: An Edmonds Kind of Fourth canceled for 2020

A summer without the July 4th parade and fireworks show? No swimming at Yost Pool? That's the coronavirus pandemic reality for 2020, as Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Greg Ur... — Updated 5/12/2020


Edmonds' July 4 festivities canceled for 2020

A summer without the July 4th parades and fireworks show? That's the coronavirus pandemic reality for 2020, as Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Greg Urban announced today that... — Updated 5/7/2020

 By Emma Scher    News

Shubert Ho finds recipe for success in Edmonds

If there's a formula for launching a successful restaurant in Edmonds, Shubert Ho and his restaurant group seem to have cracked it. Ho, with the help of his Feedme Hospitality and R... — Updated 2/6/2020

 By Brian Soergel    News

Taste Edmonds lands at temporary home: Frances Anderson Center

Taste Edmonds will have a smaller bite in August as it moves to the Frances Anderson Center But it's only a one-time move, as the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce, which sponsors and... — Updated 1/30/2020

 By Barbara Kindness    News

Edmonds Chamber: An introduction | Chamber Corner

The dictionary describes a Chamber of Commerce as "an association of businesspeople for promoting commercial and industrial interests in the community." The Edmonds Chamber has... — Updated 1/23/2020

 By David Pan    Sports

Senior guard leads Edmonds-Woodway to victory | Girls basketball

Senior point guard A.J. Martineau made sure that Edmonds-Woodway started out the new year the right way. Martineau scored a game-high 19 points and connected on eight of eight free... — Updated 1/13/2020


A look back at the elite athletes and teams of 2019

Edmonds-Woodway, Meadowdale and King's athletes left quite an impression on prep sports fans during the second half of 2019. Senior Grace Morgan and Jersey Razzano led the... — Updated 1/2/2020

 By Brian Soergel    News

Goodbye, yellow van man

Every town has its characters. Steve Bell, who parked his yellow VW Westfalia on the Sunset Avenue bluff in Edmonds just about every day for years, was among them. In Bell's case,... — Updated 10/31/2019


Couple launch pet- and house-sitting travel adventure | Prime Living

"Home is now wherever we are," they declare as they step off the airplane in Paris, ready to take on their first pet sitting gig. They are off on adventures for at least a year,... — Updated 10/17/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

Edmonds-Woodway takes down archrival Meadowdale | Football

Three weeks ago Edmonds-Woodway senior quarterback Read Carr wasn't sure if he would play high school football again. A hard hit by a Glacier Peak defender on the first play from... — Updated 10/3/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

Last-minute field goal lifts Mavericks to victory

In a sloppy and penalty-plagued game, Meadowdale needed its special teams to execute perfectly in order to pull out a victory. Junior Cole Sargent and the Mavericks' field goal unit... — Updated 9/26/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

Mavericks overpower Thunderbirds in second half | Football

Once the Meadowdale offense got rolling there was no stopping the Mavericks. Nursing a 13-8 lead early in the third quarter, senior quarterback Hunter Moen and his teammates reeled... — Updated 9/25/2019

 By Brian Soergel    News

Rick Steves, off script

On his long-running PBS travel shows focusing on Europe, Rick Steves is – for the most part – the picture of a good-natured tour guide. On a recent day in his corner office at R... — Updated 9/25/2019

 By Brian Soergel    Schools

Connecting with students at Edmonds-Woodway

On Wednesday, Edmonds Police Officer Tom Smith begins the second year of his second stint as school resource officer at Edmonds-Woodway High School, a position he held from 2004... — Updated 8/29/2019

 By Brian Soergel    News

Independence: Races, parades, fireworks, and more

Want to celebrate America’s 243rd anniversary on July 4? Edmonds has you covered with the annual An Edmonds Kind of 4th. As always, activities are organized and put on by the... — Updated 7/3/2019

 By Brian Soergel    News

Former Beacon cartoonist is now Edmonds' first mayor

When Edmonds native Brian Hanchett learned in 2015 that the 5K Fun Run for An Edmonds Kind of 4th was going to be renamed the Beat Brackett 5K, he approached Edmonds Chamber of Comm... — Updated 7/2/2019

 By Cheryl Aarnio    News

Brad Shipley: ‘I'm also not a politician. I’m doing this for the first time’

At Brad Shipley’s campaign cookout complete with a campfire, hot dogs, and s’mores at Edmonds City Park last Friday, supporters and community members had a chance to meet the... — Updated 7/1/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

Edmonds-Woodway finishes strong at state meet | Track and field

Edmonds-Woodway’s Chinedu Acholonu was a perfect 4-for-4 on the last day of the 3A state boys track and field championships. The junior sprinter advanced to the finals in three events and ran a leg for the Warriors 400-meter... — Updated 5/30/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

Mavericks blank Warriors | Softball

Strong performances from pitcher Kate Houghton and the Meadowdale defense propelled the Mavericks to their 11th straight league victory. Houghton struck out 10 to lead Meadowdale... — Updated 5/9/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

E-W senior standout back on track

It’s taken about a year, but Edmonds-Woodway senior Olivia Meader-Yetter is finally back in her element – running on the track. The road back has been lengthy and full of twists and turns for Meader-Yetter, one of the... — Updated 5/2/2019


Salish Sea Brewing donates $1,500 to An Edmonds Kind of 4th

The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce has announced a $1,500 pledge of support from Jeff and Erika Barnett of Salish Sea Brewing Company towards the annual July 4th Beat Brackett 5K... — Updated 4/14/2019


'Walking Lady,' gateway sign, LGBTQ decision | Letters to the Editor Edmonds

Great photo from E-W student Congratulations to Edmonds-Woodway High School student Cora Hodges for her remarkable and well-focused photo in the Schack Art Center black-and-white photo contest (“It’s a snap: E-W students shine... — Updated 4/12/2019

 By David Pan    Sports

Mavericks pull out victory over Warriors | Softball

Meadowdale was determined to snap its three-game losing streak. Facing a 7-3 deficit against archrival Edmonds-Woodway, the Mavericks scored four runs in the final three innings to tie the score and send the game into extra... — Updated 3/28/2019

 By Brian Soergel    News

New Taste Edmonds ranked lowest by members for 2018

What Chamber of Commerce event ranked the lowest in quality in 2018, according to dues-paying chamber members? Eighty businesses and 18 individuals answered the chamber’s annual member satisfaction survey. Sixteen events were... — Updated 1/30/2019


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