North County Outlook - Community newspaper serving Marysville, Arlington, Tulalip, Smokey Point, Lakewood

The Cottages at Marysville - memory care

Communities

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 2070



Event teaches parents about bullying

Parents and community members are invited to a free community event on Feb. 23 to learn about bullying, suicide prevention and harassment. Guest speakers include Marc Mero, a former WWE and WCE pro wrestler who founded Champion of Choices and is now a motivational speaker, and Amy Briggs, a mother...

 

Leah's Dream Foundation holds Valentine's-themed event for kids

The local Leah's Dream Foundation provided what it hopes will be the first of many parties for kids with special needs and their families. The foundation held the Valentine's-themed event on Feb. 10 at Kellogg Marsh Elementary. The nonprofit organiza...

 

Commissioner sought for Fire District 12

Snohomish County Fire Protection District 12 is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Fire Commissioner. Applicants must reside in Fire District 12, be 18 years of age or older, and a current registered voter. Applications must be received by 3 p.m., Feb. 16, by the District Secretary at...

 

Our Best Friends

Send us photos of you and your pet The North County Outlook has a weekly feature titled Our Best Friends. Community members can send us photos of them with their pets and we will randomly select one to run in that week's issue. All photographs will...

 

Arlington youth earns Disney grant

Local Arlington 5-year-old Jackson Martin was awarded the national "Disney Summer of Service" grant and will help a work party this March to prepare the Haller Park splash pad. The work will take place on March 11 and children aged 5 to 12 are invite...

 

Council considers variety of proposals

After finally approving $160,000 in tourism grants from lodging taxes last week, Arlington City Council was scheduled at this week’s workshop meeting to review several proposals from the city’s recreation department. Council is reviewing a request for permission from community members John...

 

O'Neal is the first recipient of Mayor's Volunteer Award

Charleen "Char" O'Neal is the first recipient of the Mayor's Volunteer Award in Arlington, meant to recognize the people who donate their time to improve the local community. O'Neal volunteers 80 to 90 hours each month at various locations around...

 

Our Best Friends

Send us photos of you and your pet The North County Outlook has a weekly feature titled Our Best Friends. Community members can send us photos of them with their pets and we will randomly select one to run in that week's issue. All photographs will...

 

Council amends comp plan

Arlington City Council was scheduled to approve at this week’s regular council meeting a short closure of Olympic Avenue on the morning of March 19 for the Ride to Remember Oso Bike Ride and another closure on 192nd Street NE for a car show in May. The city is also approving a utility easement wit...

 

GriefShare program will run Feb. 9 - May 11

Mountain View Presbyterian Church begins its 2017 Winter/Spring GriefShare® Series starting Feb. 9, running through May 11. GriefShare helps individuals cope with the death of someone close. Group meetings will occur each Thursday at the church, 1:30-3:30 p.m., and the public is invited. Preregiste...

 

Our Best Friends

Send us photos of you and your pet The North County Outlook has a weekly feature titled Our Best Friends. Community members can send us photos of them with their pets and we will randomly select one to run in that week's issue. All photographs will...

 

Arlington City Council addresses variety of issues

At last week’s workshop meeting, Arlington City Council learned more about the new horizontal mixed use zoning strategy that will be presented to the public this spring, according to Marc Hayes, permit manager. They also reviewed a revised proposal for tourism grant funding from the Lodging Tax...

 

Council votes to prohibit left turns into SAC, Weston

In a move to increase safety and mobility in the corridor now, the Arlington City Council recently voted unanimously to prohibit left turns to and from the 4400 block of SR 531, the driveway serving the Stillaguamish Athletic Club and Weston High...

 

Council meets with Planning Commission

Arlington City Council was scheduled for a joint meeting with the city’s Planning Commission this Monday at 6 p.m., for an annual report from the commission and a discussion of horizontal mixed use zoning. At the council’s regular workshop meeting at 7 p.m., they were expected to review the scop...

 

Stillaguamish Tribe provides grant for traffic camera

The city of Arlington hopes a new traffic monitoring camera will improve the way cars and pedestrians interact so that both are safer in the future. The Stillaguamish Tribe provided a grant of $6,685 to the city to purchase the new equipment. The...

 

Our Best Friends

Send us photos of you and your pet The North County Outlook has a weekly feature titled Our Best Friends. Community members can send us photos of them with their pets and we select one to run in that week's issue. To submit a photo, please send it...

 

Council may rescind utility rate increases

This week, Arlington City Council meets Tuesday instead of Monday due to the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. This week’s consent agenda includes waiving bidding requirements to purchase water meters from a sole source provider and professional services agreements with Shockey Planning Group for...

 

Arlington Police hand out awards

The Arlington Police Department recently recognized officers and community members who went above and beyond in their service to the community. The annual dinner hosted by the department last month is held to honor and to give out awards to local...

 

MG basketball helps out at food bank

Basketball players from Marysville Getchell went to volunteer at the Marysville Community Food Bank on Jan. 2 to give back to their community. The group of players started early in the morning and helped the food bank pull down their stock and...

 

Parents can learn to spot signs of drug use

Parents in Lakewood and Arlington can get a hands-on demonstration in recognizing signs of drug use on Jan. 19 as part of the "Not in My House" events. The simultaneous presentations will be held at Weston High School and Lakewood High School and...

 

Public input sought about Lodging Tax allocations for 2017

Public input will be taken at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, when Arlington’s Lodging Tax Advisory Committee reconvenes on proposed allocations for 2017 tourism grants. The meeting will be in the Executive Conference Room at City Hall. Due to a high number of accidents at the access to Weston High...

 

M'ville youth holds birthday bash for donations to WE

Keith Lasher got his start helping the WE organization, which builds schools around the world among other projects, while at Marysville-Pilchuck High School but wants to continue the organization's spirit in Marysville this January. A free "ME to WE...

 

Local Scouts collect Christmas trees

Local Boy Scout troops in Arlington and Marysville will again collect Christmas trees to recycle this year in early January. Arlington “Our troop does the tree collection as a service to the community every year,” said Rebecca Boylan, committee chair for local Boy Scout Troop 29. Local Scouts wi...

 

Our Best Friends

Send us photos of you and your pet The North County Outlook has a weekly feature titled Our Best Friends. Community members can send us photos of them with their pets and we select one to run in that week's issue. To submit a photo, please send it...

 

Council, Planning Commission to hold Jan. 5 workshop meeting

At the first meeting of the year, on Tuesday, Jan. 3, because of the New Year holiday on Monday, Arlington City Council was scheduled to reappoint Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin to represent all small cities in north Snohomish County on the Snohomish Health District Board of Directors. Also on the...

 

Page Down