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ECA gets monetary award for dementia programming

Edmonds Center for the Arts has received a $25,000 Maude’s Award – dedicated to enriching the quality of life for persons living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias and their care partners – by celebrating and... — Updated 10/14/2020

 By Brian Soergel    A & E

Edmonds Library waiting on Sno-Isle decision to reopen

New guidance from Gov. Jay Inslee has opened opportunities for public library services during COVID-19 restrictions, but Edmonds Library manager Richard Suico said he is waiting for... — Updated 10/14/2020


'Dear Edmonds' card campaign benefits nonprofits

During this past summer, Edmonds and Ballard launched handmade greeting card campaigns to foster creativity, encourage connection, and support local nonprofit organizations. "Dear... — Updated 10/14/2020


Diversity Film Series resumes – on Zoom

The Edmonds Diversity Commission kicks off its fourth season of the Diversity Film Series this month, with the first free screening 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 19. Since the films... — Updated 10/14/2020


Scarecrow Festival: Judges are set

Scarecrow season has arrived. "After an exhaustive search during which we turned over every gravestone, and even consulted a Transylvania-based headhunter agency, we've come up... — Updated 10/14/2020


Sketching downtown Edmonds | Through Our Lens

Tracy Felix, right, and Diane Adams spent part of Saturday afternoon sketching Edmonds scenes from the concrete bench in front of Sound Styles. Felix, from ARTspot, said the store... — Updated 10/14/2020


Edmonds' wet-dog photo contest is on

Edmonds is going to the dogs, virtually. Edmonds Parks & Recreation and O.L.A.E. (Off-Leash Area Edmonds) is hosting an online photo contest of your furry friends enjoying the... — Updated 10/7/2020 Full story

 By Brian Soergel    A & E

Edmonds resident matches seniors to famous Hollywood stars

Jennifer Angell has a knack for looking at people and imagining who their Hollywood doppelganger might be. That talent has enabled her to earn more than $16,000 for Alzheimer's... — Updated 10/3/2020


Rain Garden info session offered Oct. 20

Thinking of putting in a rain garden but not sure where to begin? Join staff from the city of Edmonds Parks and Engineering Departments online 10-11 a.m. Oct.20 to explore the... — Updated 10/3/2020


A new installation appropriate for social distancing

Minh Carrico, co-department chair of Edmonds College's Visual Arts department, has two new art installations in Seattle. "The two public art installations provide an opportunity... — Updated 10/1/2020


'Before Edmonds': Images of Edmonds' indigenous past

Here are some images of "Before Edmonds," Andy Eccleshall's two new murals in the south alley on Main Street between Fourth and Fifth avenues. Eccleshall collaborated with Tulalip... — Updated 10/1/2020


Still life at Gallery North

Irina Kirienko Milton's still-life paintings are featured in "Melodies Held in Silence" at Gallery North in Edmonds. "Much of my artistic work centers around still-life paintings,"... — Updated 10/1/2020


Sno-Isle Libraries offering work-skills training

Sno-Isle Libraries cardholders, including those in Edmonds, can access a wide range of free, online employment, training, and job services. It includes access links to all... — Updated 10/1/2020


A 'Fairy Living Forest' in Ballard

Naoko and Ken Morisawa of Edmonds, frequent contributors to the city's "On the Fence" art installations, have a new project at Salmon Bay Park in Ballard. The temporary project,... — Updated 10/1/2020


Scarecrow, Octoberfest events canceled | A&E Briefs

Of course: Scarecrow Festival is online for 2020 Here’s 2020 for you: The Edmonds Historical Museum says its eighth annual Edmonds Scarecrow Festival is a special COVID edition. Despite the pandemic forcing some changes, the... — Updated 9/17/2020 Full story


Cascade Symphony cancels fall 2020 season

The Cascade Symphony Orchestra (CSO), for public safety concerns and in compliance with pandemic regulations issued by the state of Washington, is canceling its remaining 2020 concerts at the Edmonds Center for the Arts that were... — Updated 9/17/2020 Full story


Chamber cancels Edmonds Halloween Trick-or-Treat

The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce has canceled its annual Halloween Trick-or-Treat. Each year on Halloween, the streets in downtown Edmonds are closed and filled with costumed kids... — Updated 9/17/2020


Puget Sound Bird Fest names poster winner

Congratulations go out to Jill Erickson, winner of the 2020 Bird Fest Poster Art Contest. On March 9, the call went out to Puget Sound area artists inviting them to submit their... — Updated 9/3/2020


Meaningful movie online; Valerie Jarrett | A&E Briefs

Sno-King Meaningful Movies goes virtual Sno-King Meaningful Movies will present a virtual screening of “Alive Inside” 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The movie follows social worker Dan Cohen as he demonstrates music’s ability... — Updated 9/3/2020


Leanna Leitzke: 'Dreams of Colors' at Gallery North

The artwork of Leanna Leitzke is featured at Gallery North in Edmonds during September. She said she discovered her talent at an early age and set about training herself, drawing... — Updated 9/3/2020


More COVID cancellations, online gigs | A&E Briefs

Edmonds Art Studio Tour online in September At least it’s not canceled: The annual Edmonds Art Studio Tour will be a virtual event in 2020. Many of those artists have agreed to safely show their work the weekend of Sept. 19,... — Updated 8/19/2020


Under construction: Rain gardens in the Sierra Park neighborhood

Editor's note: The following was submitted by the City of Edmonds. The City of Edmonds' stormwater group, in partnership with the Snohomish Conservation District, is very excited... — Updated 8/5/2020


During the pandemic, record your stories for history

Have a story to tell about your life in the age of coronavirus? Willing to share it with others via video? It is no exaggeration that we are in historically unique times. A group... — Updated 8/5/2020 Full story


No surprise: Classic Car Show won't be held in 2020

The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce has canceled the annual Classic Car Show due to COVID-19 restrictions. It would have been the 20th anniversary of the event, held in September.... — Updated 8/5/2020 Full story


Rick Steves releases a collection of favorite stories

European travel expert and Edmonds resident Rick Steves has released a new book, "For the Love of Europe: My Favorite Places, People and Stories" (Avalon Travel, July 7, 2020). Unli... — Updated 7/22/2020


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