Archive | September, 2014

Everett High Schools Turning Out Microsoft Masters

September 27, 2014

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All four high schools in Everett…Cascade, Jackson, Everett and Sequoia are certified as Microsoft IT Academy schools. According to this recent release from Linda Carbajal at Everett Public Schools, that means even as freshmen students can earn a Microsoft Office Masters (MSO) Certification. James Ramirez is just one example. Can you do a pivot table […]

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$40,000.00 in Cultural Arts Grants Available in 2015 For Projects in Everett, WA

September 26, 2014

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The City of Everett has begun accepting grant applications from cultural arts groups and non-profit groups for next year. There are specific requirements for how the money can be used. Here are the details from Carol Thomas at the City of Everett… The City of Everett Cultural Arts Commission is now accepting applications for cultural […]

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Scenes From Emergency Drill at Everett’s Paine Field

September 25, 2014

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Every year the FAA requires Paine Field to hold a review of the airport’s emergency plan and at least once every 3 years hold a full-scale airport emergency plan exercise. This morning 50 students from the Kamiak High School drama department portrayed crash victims in a simulated accident. The premise was an aircraft landed short […]

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One Rescued From Duplex Fire in South Everett

September 25, 2014

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Editor’s note: There was an error in our earlier story. The fire was reported shortly after 10:30am not 11:00am. We apologize for any confusion. Here’s the official update on today’s duplex fire on Holly Drive in south Everett from Assistant Everett Fire Marshal Eric Hicks… At about 10:40 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25, Everett firefighters […]

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Everett Hyundai Dealer Selling $70,000.00 Used Car

September 25, 2014

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Drive south on Evergreen Way and you can’t miss it. Right there in the revolving display case in front of Hyundai of Everett. Painted bright V.W. bug green. It’s not a Hyundai, but a 1937 Packard. Owner Gary Micallef says he picked up the car about 10 years ago at Hot August Nights in Reno, […]

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2 Long Awaited Everett Projects…Downtown Hotel, South End Chevy Dealership…Moving Forward

September 24, 2014

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Touchstone Development from Seattle has pulled their permits and opened a construction office in downtown Everett to begin work on a long-delayed Courtyard by Marriott hotel at the corner of Wall and Colby. Halvorson Construction Group in Kirkland has opened an office in downtown Everett and is on site. Financial challenges led the Everett City […]

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