Archive | May, 2011

Another Everett Area Shooting, This Time Under Hewitt Ave. Trestle

May 28, 2011

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Sheriff’s deputies look for evidence after a man reported being shot under the Hewitt Avenue trestle Not a lot of information but apparently the Snohomish County Sheriff’s office is looking into reports of a man shot underneath the Hewitt Avenue trestle early Saturday morning. The victim showed up at Providence Hospital suffering from a gunshot […]

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Seattle International Film Festival a Hit in Everett, WA Run Continues thru Thursday

May 28, 2011

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Crowds continue to grow for the Everett portion of the Seattle International Film Festival, more commonly known as SIFF. The showings continue in Everett at the Everett Performing Arts Center thru Thursday. Here’s the schedule of remaining Everett showings… Saturday: “A Thousand Times Stronger,” 1 p.m.; “Kinshasa Symphony,” 3:30 p.m., “The Bengali Detective,” 6 p.m., […]

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Another Local Bank Fails – First Heritage Bank Closed by Regulators

May 27, 2011

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Another local bank is gone as First Heritage Bank has been closed and as of Tuesday will become part of Tacoma’s Columbia State Bank. Here’s the official word… First Heritage Bank, Snohomish, Washington, was closed today by the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions, which appointed the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) as receiver. To […]

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Memorial Day in Everett, WA Much More Than Just Another Holiday…

May 27, 2011

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Commander Daniel Limberg took a few minutes out of his busy day this morning to address the Downtown Everett Action Committee on the impact of Memorial Day on the sailors and their families at Naval Station Everett. As Executive Officer of the base known throughout the Navy as “The Sailors Choice”, Limberg takes the guidance provided […]

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Comcast Arena Everett Posts Big Losses for April, Hopes to Bounce Back This Summer

May 26, 2011

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 Just got back from the monthly Everett Public Facilities District Board Meeting. They’re the people who own Comcast Arena in downtown Everett. (no the City of Everett does not own the arena, the PFD does). It was a bleak financial report for April as the Arena lost more than $80,000.00.  There were a couple of […]

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Everett Makes Case to Stay in 2nd Congressional District

May 26, 2011

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  Members of the Washington State Redistricting Commission came to Everett Community College last night to hear suggestions on how to re-draw both the Congressional districts as well as State Legislative districts. 13 people addressed the commission in person with another dozen or so participating online. Among them, Pat McClain from the city of Everett […]

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