Archive | February, 2011

How Much Would You Pay For An All You Can Drink Soda at Comcast Arena Everett?

February 28, 2011

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$6.00? $7.00? $8.00? Right now patrons pay $11.00 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego and Centerplate, the food vendor for that stadium, is considering bringing an all you can drink soda to Everett. In addition to running the concessions at Comcast Arena Everett, Centerplate also runs the concessions at Safeco Field and the Tacoma Dome. […]

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Interesting Everett People – Jim Scharf, Everett Police Chief

February 26, 2011

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First hired in February of 1995, Everett Police Chief Jim Scharf is set to retire at the end of March. He says first up is a lot of cooking dinner for his wife and a long honey do list. I asked him what prompted him to decide to retire and after some thought, he told […]

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Boeing Everett to hold Victory Rally at 9am with workers and Politicos

February 25, 2011

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More celebration than work getting done at the Everett Boeing plant this morning as workers are setting up for a huge victory rally to celebrate the winning of the Air Force Tanker contract. Once the party is over though, they better get back to work, Boeing has to deliver 18 of the KC-46As to the […]

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Everett’s Happy and so is Boeing Defense. Check out the Cool Pic

February 24, 2011

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Lots of reaction coming from the folks in Everett, here’s a sample… Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson’s response to today’s tanker award announcement: Naturally, I am elated with the Air Force‚Äôs decision to award the tanker contract to The Boeing Company. It is reasonable to expect that tankers for the United States Air Force be built […]

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Everett Boeing Set to Party…Here’s the Air Force Announcement of Boeing’s Win

February 24, 2011

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Thanks to the Pentagon Channel for the audio from Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley. The part you really want to hear is the last 15 seconds, but here’s the whole announcement. Just click on the audio player above the picture to listen. It’s only fair to share…

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Boeing Wins! Jobs secure in Everett (of course there will probably be lawsuits)

February 24, 2011

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AP, ABC, Bloomberg News and many others are reporting that Boeing has won the contract to build refueling tankers for the Air Force. It’s only fair to share…

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Everett Police to Begin Internal Review of Fatal Shooting 20 Months After the Fact

February 24, 2011

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At yesterday’s Everett City Council meeting the vote was unanimous, (with Council Members Stonecipher and Gipson absent), to approve a half million dollar settlement with the family of Niles Meservey who was shot by Everett Police Officer Troy Meade in June 2009. Here’s the note I got from Everett public information director Kate Reardon about […]

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Census Results Have Arrived Everett Population Now 103,019 Snohomish County 713,335

February 23, 2011

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As the Everett Local Census Office Manager it was my pleasure over the last year and a half to oversee the 3rd busiest Local Census Office (out of 494) in the United States. The Everett Local Census Office covered the area between the King-Snohomish County line and the Canadian border. Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, San Juan […]

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Everett Wants The Snow Off Your Sidewalk by 12 Noon

February 23, 2011

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Did you know that the City of Everett has an ordinance on the books that property owners are responsible for keeping the sidewalk in front of their places clean? That includes getting snow removed by Noon. No word on the punishment or whether it’s ever been enforced. I’ll try to find out.Chapter 13.08 SIDEWALK MAINTENANCE […]

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Everett Snow Update as of 12:30PM…3 Inches. Cold Weather Shelter to Open in Downtown Everett. 4:30PM Update. Less Than An Inch Left, Very Slushy

February 22, 2011

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Here’s a message from the Salvation Army in Everett Salvation Army Cold Weather Shelter Will Open Tuesday and Wednesday Nights Serving Everett and Central Snohomish County 2525 Rucker Avenue, Everett WA 98201 Due to the extreme conditions forecast for Tuesday (02/22) and Wednesday (02/23), the Salvation Army will open an Emergency Cold Weather Shelter at […]

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South Everett Snow Update…1.5 inches as of 11:30AM

February 22, 2011

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Given the Current Weather in Everett I Had to Laugh When This Came Today…

February 22, 2011

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