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The ferry lighted at night always makes for a great picture. Local photographer Amanda Thornton-DeWitt proves that with this gorgeous image. “Can you spot the eagle?” she writes. …

Photographer Janine Harles captured a California sea lion (Zalophus Californianus) at play in the waters off Edmonds. These mammals can be seen can be seen, and heard, on beaches, breakwaters, and …

Local photographer Lee Lageschulte is known to Beacon readers for her many pictures of the ferry, sunsets, and – especially – her highlighting of decorations around town for Halloween, Easter, …

A striking specimen| Through Your Lens

Edmonds resident Henry Draper says he didn't even know there was a chestnut-backed chickadee, "which is how my trusty iPhone identifies this striking specimen." " Another lovely bird, one of my …

Edmonds resident Henry Draper discovered a new bird the other day. "So I saw a flash of yellow in the cherry tree," he wrote. "Hmm, Goldfinch? Nope: iPhone says 'ruby-crowned kinglet.' Another bird …

Through Your Lens | Sunset from the train

Through Your Lens: Scene from the train

Joe Herr snapped this amazing photo.

What rain? City workers in rain gear were out a Five Corners Wednesday morning making the roundabout a little nicer looking. They had an appreciative fan in Carol Murray, president of Edmonds in …

You can always count on Edmonds residents to get into the Halloween spirit. In addition to the Scarecrow Festival, the number and variety of decorations in all neighborhoods seemsto grow each …

Fall colors are arriving | Through Our Lens

Fall is here and the leaves are turning, but they're not quite fully ablaze. Soon. On a sunny Sunday, Oct. 8, there was a smattering of people taking in the day, but certainly not as many as …

Fall colors are arriving| Through Our Lens

Fall is here and the leaves are turning, but they're not quite fully ablaze. Soon. On a sunny Sunday, Oct. 8, there was a smattering of people taking in the day, but certainly not as many as …

Henry Draper sent us this photo of a varied thrush grubbing on his rockery. "The rockery was recently weeded," said Draper, "and apparently there are lots of tasty grubs to be had in the …

Sunset in Edmonds | Through Your Lens

A beautiful sunset in Edmonds was captured Wednesday, Oct. 4, by local photographer Lee Lageschulte. A lighted ferry completes the image.

Pretty as a picture | Through Our Lens

The Edmonds Marsh is always a beautiful sight/site. But even more so as the day progresses and the light begins to fade, bringing splendid color to the skies and illuminating the 22.5-acre treasure …

Goodbye to Chanterelle | Through Your Lens

Chanterelle staff, from the 1990s up to present day, gathered Tuesday, Sept. 12, to celebrate and share memories as the long-running Main Street restaurant closing after more than three decades. …

Local photographer Bob Sears came across the Kirschten family observing an osprey at the Edmonds Marsh during last weekend's Puget Sound Bird Fest in Edmonds. The family is reacting to the osprey …

Every so often, the "Locals" need a little sprucing up. The popular sculpture on the waterfront was created by Georgia Garber, whose work includes the famous pig "Rachel" at Pike Place Market. …

The wildfire smoke returned to Edmonds and Western Washington again recently, which now seems to be an annual occurrence. Lee Lageschulte captured this image of a cruise ship making its way …

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