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Diversity, lawmakers, property taxes | Letters

Can only hope that courts will see through lawmaker’s sham I am very disappointed to see that each of the three politicians that represent my district in Olympia (Rep. Strom Peterson, Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self and Sen. Marko Liias) voted for Senate B...

 
 By Brian Soergel    General    June 2, 2017

Community shows true colors by paying off debt | Kind of Day

In a page one story in this week’s Beacon, Rick Steves implored those with means to support the Edmonds Waterfront Center – a brand-new shiny thing scheduled to replace the rapidly aging Senior Center. It’ll be a place where seniors will still... Full story

 

Ombu Salon sponsors holiday feminine hygiene drive for students

This time of year, food drives and toy drives galore tend to spring up. Not that these are not important, but there is a real need in our community that often goes overlooked: Young girls from underprivileged and homeless families in the Edmonds...

 

Around Town | Calendar of Events

Nov. 12 Edmonds Holiday Market 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through Dec. 17. Fifth Avenue North and Bell Street, Edmonds. Specialty gifts, produce, holiday greenery, photo booth with Santa, wines and spirits, food. Sponosored by the city of Edmonds. “T...

 

Around Town | Calendar of Events

Oct. 14-15 Free fingerprinting 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 15. Operation Kidsafe is a free fingerprinting event for families. Parents take home the only record of the visit, a document ready to give to law enforcement in an...

 

Events for the week of June 30 | Around Town

June 30 Ramadan Iftar celebration 7:30 p.m. Join us at Edmonds Lutheran Church as we share a special Ramadan meal and learn about the history and traditions of this Muslim month of fasting. Many Muslims around the world practice Ramadan by fasting... Full story

 
 A&E    June 9, 2016

Events for the week of June 9 | Around Town

June 9 The Many Journeys in Our Lives 10 a.m. – noon. This free event will be held at the Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave., with registration suggested (425-774-5555). Dr. James J. Tracy will present “Faith, Doubt, Mystery: A Catholic... Full story

 
 A&E    June 2, 2016

Events for the week of June 2 | Around Town

June 3 Edmonds Toastmasters 7-8 a.m. Come learn, laugh and overcome your fears of public speaking. Group meets at the Pancake Haus in downtown Edmonds, 530 5th Ave. S. More info at 206-403-8595 or www.edmonds.toastmastersclubs.org. Westgate... Full story

 
 A&E    May 26, 2016

Events for the week of May 26 | Around Town

May 26 Friends of the Edmonds Library meeting 1 p.m. Join the Friends of the Edmonds Library for coffee at 1 p.m, and at 1:30 p.m. for its meeting. The guest speaker will be author Tracy Weber. Her three loves – yoga, German shepherds and cozy...

 
 A&E    May 19, 2016

Events for week of May 19 | Around Town

May 19 Edmonds Arts Festival seeks volunteers Edmonds Arts Festival seeks volunteers to assist during this not-for- profit Festival in June or throughout the year on a wide variety of projects. Consider this opportunity to be involved in the...

 
 A&E    May 12, 2016

Events for the week of May 12 | Around Town

May 13 Power to the Pollinators 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The City of Edmonds Parks and Recreation will host “Power to the Pollinators,” a Discovery Spring Program. What do hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies all have in common? Find out during this day... Full story

 

Events for the week of Oct. 1 | Around Town

Oct. 2 Edmonds Tunes 6 p.m. Live music at Cafe Louvre, 210 5th Ave. S. Performers include: Cerebral Tones, pop/rock classics; Abby Gilbert, classical guitar; Jordan Boydson, jazz bass and Cigar Box Guitar. Free. Oct. 3 SplashDog hosts grand opening... Full story

 

Clothes For Kids raises over $17,000 | School brief

Clothes For Kids raised over $17,000 to benefit the school wardrobe program when more than 160 supporters attended the “Celebrate the Children” Luncheon & Auction May 2 at Westgate Chapel. “Approximately 25 percent of our funding comes...

 

Assistance League marks 50 years of support

Since 1965, the Assistance League of Everett has clothed more than 80,000 underprivileged children in Snohomish County. The Assistance League will celebrate its 50th anniversary in May, marking the... Full story

 

Help keep kids warm this winter through Diamond Knot drive

This week Diamond Knot kicked off its fourth annual Coats for Kids Drive to benefit the children of Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County. "Our customers have always stepped up to help us support this organization,” Diamond Knot...

 

1st musical instruments for kids in Edmonds public schools

Edmonds Schools Superintendent Nick Brossoit last week accepted the first musical instrument(s) intended for the children of low-income families from the new Edmonds Music4Life™ program. Joining the... Full story

 

'Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Edmonds in Bloom seeks volunteers Edmonds in Bloom is seeking volunteers to help out with its 2013 events. Projects may include any one or more of the following: fund raising, publicity, graphic design, gardening project assistance, misc. computer... Full story

 

"Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Edmonds in Bloom seeks volunteers Edmonds in Bloom is seeking volunteers to help out with its 2013 events. Projects may include any one or more of the following: fund raising, publicity, graphic design, gardening project assistance, misc. computer...

 

'Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Edmonds summer sports camps The Edmonds Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with Pacific Coast Sports, Skyhawks and UK Elite to offering sports camps throughout the summer. Camps are for ages 3-14 years and include baseball, football, socce...

 

'Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Edmonds summer sports camps The Edmonds Parks and Recreation Department is partnering with Pacific Coast Sports, Skyhawks and UK Elite to offering sports camps throughout the summer. Camps are for ages 3-14 years and include baseball, football,...

 

Spring cleaning for Clothes for Kids

As spring approaches and the weather starts to warm, kids and their parents are thinking about shorts, swimsuits and spring dresses. Clothes For Kids could use your gently used children’s clothing including shorts, t-shirts, swimsuits, dresses and... Full story

 

'Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Grace Lutheran Lenten Services Grace Lutheran Church of Edmonds will have Lenten Services every Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m., (for 45 minutes) before Easter. In addition, there will be a special Palm Sunday service on March 24 at 10:30 a.m. On...

 

'Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Come celebrate ‘World Day of Prayer’ Maplewood Presbyterian Church will host the annual celebration of World Day of Prayer 2012 in South Snohomish County on Friday, Mar. 1 at 10 a.m. This ecumenical prayer service, written by women of France on...

 

'Around Town' events and volunteer opportunities for the Edmonds area

Edmonds in Bloom seeks volunteers Edmonds in Bloom is seeking volunteers to help out with its 2013 events. Projects may include any of the following: miscellaneous computer work, website maintenance, publicity and/or graphic design. If interested,... Full story

 

'Around Town' events for the Edmonds area

Alpaca valentines to steal your heart Looking for a warm and fuzzy way to spend your Valentine’s weekend? The Alpaca Association of Western Washington (AAWW) will be holding their second annual Valentine’s weekend Herdsire Review on Saturday,... Full story

 

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