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Firefighter Tyler Griffith sits in the driver’s seat wearing a Santa cap. Local firefighters will be decorating a fire engine this year as they drive around gathering donations and meeting with residents. Photo courtesy of the city of Bothell

Local firefighters bring Santa to Bothell

Local IAFF members will tour around Bothell this December, collecting donations for Hopelink.

Firefighter Tyler Griffith sits in the driver’s seat wearing a Santa cap. Local firefighters will be decorating a fire engine this year as they drive around gathering donations and meeting with residents. Photo courtesy of the city of Bothell

Northshore school board named Board of the Year

The board was honored specifically for its adoption of an equity policy, and the efforts to identify and remove barriers to equity in education.

  • Dec 6, 2018

UW Bothell students spread warmth for scarf project

More than 50 students gathered to make scarves in UW purple and gold to give to local children in need.

What I eat in a day: Eating nutritiously on a busy schedule

Some tips on how to eat healthier on a daily basis.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Bothell, Kenmore communities celebrate holiday season

Both cities had tree lighting ceremonies during the first weekend of December.

Tzou named new director of UW Bothell education research institute

Carrie Tzou, an associate professor in the University of Washington Bothell School of Educational Studies, is the new director of the university’s Goodlad Institute for… Continue reading

  • Dec 3, 2018

King County seeks volunteers for community accountability board

The function of the board is to determine consequences for minor juvenile offenders in their community.

  • Nov 29, 2018

Sleeping in troubled times

While adequate sleep is critical to good health and longevity, sleep deprivation is currently on the rise.

  • Nov 29, 2018

Borsuk to discuss evolution of the book at McMenamins tonight

Tuesday’s event is part of McMenamins’ Pub Night talks, which is a partnership with the University of Washington Bothell.

  • Nov 27, 2018
KCLS launched their first podcast called The Desk Set. The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Courtesy of The Desk Set.

KCLS launches first podcast, The Desk Set

Librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calking co-host new podcast.

KCLS launched their first podcast called The Desk Set. The podcast is hosted by librarians Britta Barrett and Emily Calkins. Courtesy of The Desk Set.
Members of the Bothell Police Department and Deputy Mayor Davina Duerr pose with Beca Nistrian and Will Tinkham after the city made its proclamation for “Cup of Kindness Day” on May 1. Photo via Twitter

Bothell nominated as a top 10 nicest place in America

Reader’s Digest held its second annual search for the nicest place in America. Bothell is a finalist.

Members of the Bothell Police Department and Deputy Mayor Davina Duerr pose with Beca Nistrian and Will Tinkham after the city made its proclamation for “Cup of Kindness Day” on May 1. Photo via Twitter
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Entering the winter real estate market – what to expect

Over the last five months, there has been more inventory than in previous years previously.

  • Nov 7, 2018
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Members of the King County Council join retiring executive director of ARCH Arthur Sullivan after the council recognized Sullivan as a voice for affordable housing in East King County. Photo courtesy of King County.

King County Council recognizes ARCH’S Arthur Sullivan

Executive director of A Regional Coalition for Housing retires after three decades.

Members of the King County Council join retiring executive director of ARCH Arthur Sullivan after the council recognized Sullivan as a voice for affordable housing in East King County. Photo courtesy of King County.

Bothell seeks art for display in City Hall lobby

The deadline to apply is Saturday, Nov. 10.

  • Nov 5, 2018

Stray Threads Quilt Guild to hold Stitches Quilt Show

The biennial quilt show will be Oct. 26-27.

Bryan Willman rides his bike at the trails at St. Edward State Park. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Recovery through riding at St. Edward

Bryan Willman, who is recoving from from a broken collar bone is practicing for CycloCross while riding his bike at the trails at St. Edward… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2018
Bryan Willman rides his bike at the trails at St. Edward State Park. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo
Keynote speaker Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Microsoft’s Chief Accessibility Officer, spoke of creating technologies, workplaces, and communities that celebrate and harness the power of people of all abilities, and how she has found strength through her own disability. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Kindering raises more than $330,000 at annual luncheon

Kindering CEO retires after 40 years at the helm.

Keynote speaker Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Microsoft’s Chief Accessibility Officer, spoke of creating technologies, workplaces, and communities that celebrate and harness the power of people of all abilities, and how she has found strength through her own disability. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Inglemoor’s improv Fright Night set for Friday

The season opener is set for 7 p.m.

  • Oct 18, 2018

Jack Crawford ‘Courtesy is Contagious in Kenmore’ Day set for Oct. 20

Crawford served as Kenmore’s first mayor from August 1998 through 1999 and served on City Council until December 2005.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Cirque du Soleil dazzles audience with new ‘VOLTA’ show

‘VOLTA’ introduces electronic music and BMX biking to tell story with universal theme.