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Edmonds 2019 year in review, part 2

Ruston was among about 30 other dogs chasing rubber balls and perfecting their doggie-paddle strokes in the morning session of the inaugural Paws in the Pool at Yost Park, reserved for dogs 50 pounds...

 

Election endorsements, CRISTA, bike lanes | Letters to the Editor

Editor's note: The following letter, which ran last week, had an incorrect headline. Because of that, we are running it again, in addition to the response to the letter. The Beacon apologizes for the...

 

A few historic gifts from Edmonds’ past | History Files

People give me things because they know that I am interested in history. Some of the things are given to me as gifts for me, such as a set of photos of cabooses, or books about ghost towns or...

 
 By Maria Montalvo    General    May 11, 2018

Back in the day | Moment's Notice

“Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in. I drink at it; but while I drink I see the sandy bottom and detect how shallow it is. Its thin current slides away, but eternity remains.” – Henry...

 
 By Brian Soergel    News    October 27, 2017

2 City Council seats are up for grabs in Edmonds

All three incumbent Edmonds City Council members whose terms expire at the end of the year – Kristiana Johnson, Mike Nelson and Adrienne Fraley-Monillas – are up for re-election. Nelson was appointe...

 

Edmonds creation myth? Let’s get real | Taking Stock

In college I had a professor of ancient history who was fond of poking fun at various societies’ creation myths. I wonder how he would regard Edmonds. Edmonds certainly has a creation myth and has...

 

Edmonds creation myth? Let’s get real | Taking Stock

In college I had a professor of ancient history who was fond of poking fun at various societies’ creation myths. I wonder how he would regard Edmonds. Edmonds certainly has a creation myth and has...

 
 A&E    May 5, 2017

‘Between These Walls’ at Edmonds Museum

‘Between These Walls’ Where: Edmonds Historical Museum, 118 Fifth Ave. N, Edmonds When: Opens May 6, continuing through Sept. 3. Museum open 1-4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday Admission: Suggested donation of $5 adults, $2 children Information:...

 
 A&E    May 5, 2017

‘Between These Walls’ at Edmonds Museum

The Edmonds Historical Museum has teamed up with the Edmonds Historic Preservation Commission to offer "Between These Walls," opening Saturday, May 6. “It’s an intimate look into our shared roots through the medium of our many historic...

 

City donates historical documents to Edmonds museum

As the oldest incorporated city in Snohomish County, Edmonds bulges with history. There are several informative books and websites that delve into its history, but for serious scholars the Edmonds His...

 
 By Laura Daniali    Features    June 9, 2016

‘Little White Church’ is 1st church in Edmonds Historic Register

The “Little White Church” on the corner of 4th Avenue North and Bell Street is the first church in Edmonds to be added to the Edmonds Register of Historic Places. The circa 1910 church was built t...

 

McGibbon, Vehrs, honored for years of community service

Twelve years ago, the Edmonds City Council appointed five people to the Board of the newly formed Edmonds Public Facilities District. The purpose of the District was to construct and operate a...

 
 By Pat Ratliff    News    May 16, 2013

Buried logs leave historical questions

There are some interesting antiquities showing up 5 to 10 feet underground along 76th Avenue West, in Edmonds, where crews are replacing old water and sewer mains. Crews are finding incredibly well pr...

 
 By Pat Ratliff    News    September 27, 2012

Local firm buys Antique Mall property

What many have considered an eyesore in a prime Edmonds location will soon be looking better. Mayor Dave Earling has announced the sale of the Antique Mall Property, located at 190 Dayton St. in downtown Edmonds, to Salish Crossing LLC, an...

 

Why historic preservation makes sense

Olympic View Hotel c. 1915 Established in 2002 by the Edmonds City Council, the Edmonds Historic Preservation Commission is charged with registering and documenting historical sites and structures in...

 

Events and trips at the Edmonds Senior Center

February/March Upcoming Trips at the Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave; Edmonds. Register for all activities in the Admin Office or call 425-774-5555. Edmonds Senior Center Community Breakfast; March 4, 2011 (1st Friday of every month) 8:30-10...

 
 By Eric Brotman    Features    March 5, 2009

Saving a slice of Edmonds past

A 102-year-old house in downtown Edmonds that nearly was razed in 2007 to make way for a condominium might yet be preserved as a multi-purpose, non-profit community center. The effort depends on a small but growing number of active supporters who...

 

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