Archive | February, 2012

Everett High Blood Drive Making a Difference

February 29, 2012

2 Comments

Another good news story we’re happy to share… Leadership students at Everett High School (EHS) hosted Puget Sound Blood Center in February and received the following thank you from Gayle Richards, Donor Resources Representative. Student-initiated blood drives are a major source of blood for the Center, and Richards’ note indicates more than 100 patients will […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Boeing Delivers Huge Everett Built Business Jet to Mystery Customer

February 28, 2012

0 Comments

They’re still not saying to whom, but at mid-day, Boeing delivered its first 747-8 Intercontinental passenger plane to a mystery buyer. EVERETT, Wash., Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) celebrated a major achievement in the effort to create a Queen of the Skies for the 21st Century, delivering the first 747-8 Intercontinental VIP […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Should the Snohomish County Executive Get a Raise? Other Electeds? Citizen Input Sought

February 27, 2012

1 Comment

The Snohomish County Salary Review Commission has announced a number of meetings as they work to set salaries for all elected Snohomish County officials except judges. In addition to the County Executive, members of the Snohomish County Council, the Sheriff, Auditor, Treasurer, Clerk, Assessor and Prosecutor all have their salaries reviewed every two years by […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Final Appeal For Fired Everett Police Officer Set for March 14th – 16th

February 26, 2012

1 Comment

A date has finally been set for the arbitration hearing for Troy Meade, the Everett Police officer fired for violating Everett Police Department policy in the shooting of Niles Meservey on June 10th, 2009 behind the Chuckwagon restaurant. On July 1st, 2011 Meade was fired by Everett Police Chief Jim Scharf. That action was upheld […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Everett’s New Indoor Football Team Plays First Game Today

February 25, 2012

0 Comments

The Everett Raptors kick off their season today. They’re on the road facing off against the Tri-Cities Fever. The Raptors home opener is next Thursday (March 1st) against the Allen Wranglers. In all the Raptors will play seven home games at Comcast Arena Everett. Tonight’s game starts at 7:05pm and will air live on Classic […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Everett Planning Commission Votes for Evergreen Way to be Revitalized, Redeveloped Around Swift Bus Rapid Transit

February 25, 2012

0 Comments

Stretching from Everett’s “gateway” at 41st street and flowing south past the city limits toward Lynnwood, Evergreen Way is gearing for a major transformation as an economic engine and growth corridor for Everett’s future. At their recent meeting, the city’s planning commission voted unanimously to send the Evergreen Way Revitalization Plan including new zoning standards […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Country Star Dierks Bentley Coming Back to Everett

February 24, 2012

0 Comments

Comcast Arena at Everett announced today that Dierks Bentley will be bringing his Country and Cold Cans Tour to town on Saturday April 21st. Bentley has been in Everett before, performing with Miranda Lambert back in December of 2006. Nearly 6000 fans saw that show and given the number of hits Bentley has had since, […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Congressman Larsen Urges Postmaster to Reconsider Closure of Everett Facility

February 23, 2012

0 Comments

Today the U.S. Post Office announced plans to include the Everett Mail Processing Facility on Hardeson road among several sites to be closed in a cost cutting measure. Dozens of employees would lose their jobs in Everett and this afternoon U.S. Congressman Rick Larsen sent the following letter urging the Postmaster General to reconsider. You […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Three Sports in Three Days at Comcast Arena Everett – Lacrosse, Basketball, Hockey

February 23, 2012

0 Comments

It’s a big weekend for fans of three very different sports in downtown Everett. Tomorrow night the Washington Stealth Lacrosse Team will take the field against the Minnesota Swarm. Saturday night the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team will take to the hardwood in their annual appearance at Comcast Arena Everett and finally, Sunday afternoon, the Everett […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Long Time Everett Community College Teacher Wins State Award

February 23, 2012

0 Comments

In the midst of all the chaos in the world lately here’s a bit of bright news from Everett Community College… EvCC Instructor Wins State Award for Contributions to Teaching and Learning EVERETT, Wash. – Everett Community College English instructor Lolly Smith is one of four in Washington to receive the Anna Sue McNeill Assessment, […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

No Sounder Trains From Everett — It’s the Bus or Go To Mukilteo

February 22, 2012

0 Comments

A mudslide on the tracks in Everett has cancelled Sounder train service between Everett and Seattle for at least 24 hours. You can however, get on the train at Mukilteo. Here’s the latest from Sound Transit… Route: Sounder Everett-Seattle – Mudslide – Northline Sounder Thursday service update Posted: February 22 – 3:26 pm All Sounder […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...

Aaron Reardon Posts Video Response to Snohomish County Council Leave Resolution

February 22, 2012

0 Comments

Aaron Reardon posted this video in response to the Snohomish County Council passing a resolution today asking him to take a leave of absence. Here’s the resolution which passed unanimously by the Snohomish County Council with member Stephanie Wright absent and not voting… SNOHOMISH COUNTY COUNCIL SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WASHINGTON RESOLUTION NO. 12-001 CALLING FOR COUNTY […]

It's only fair to share...Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookPin on PinterestEmail this to someonePrint this pageShare on RedditShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponShare on TumblrDigg this
Continue reading...