American Legion gives Coyne an above-average grade

Kathy Coyne swears she’s an average teacher.

  • Apr 21, 2008

Cox is new vice chancellor for administration and planning

University of Washington, Bothell Chancellor Kenyon Chan appointed Marilyn E. Cox as the new vice chancellor for administration and planning.

  • Apr 21, 2008

Patrick Noland finally becomes a stem-cell donor

It took him eight years, but Patrick Noland finally found the person he’s been waiting for.

  • Apr 21, 2008

Senior Center is set on ‘Spicing Up Life’ at auction

It’s estimated that about 7,000 people from Bothell, Kenmore, Kirkland, Mill Creek and Woodinville visit the Northshore Senior Center.

  • Apr 16, 2008

Jazz guitarist inspires Skyview Junior High students

Jazz guitarist Miles Okazaki is used to large crowds in venues that span the globe. However, on April 3, Okazaki downsized, playing for a small audience of junior-high and high-school students and their parents at Inglemoor High’s theater.

  • Apr 14, 2008

Cascadia/UWB win national honor for global-warming prevention

The Cascadia Community College/University of Washington, Bothell campus received top honors in the National Wildlife Federation’s Chill Out: Campus Solutions to Global Warming competition. The campus won the category of Habitat Restoration for the campus’ 58-acre urban-wetlands restoration project.

  • Apr 14, 2008


April 7

  • Apr 14, 2008


The Kenmore City Council voted April 7 to rescind a previous motion that authorized taxpayer-funded health insurance for its members. Coverage for councilmembers who enrolled in the program will end May 31.

  • Apr 14, 2008

Weekend events are set for seniors

The Northshore Senior Center (10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell) will host “Weekend-O-Fun” events from May 2-3. Activities will include:

  • Apr 14, 2008

Cascadia College sets up shop at Woodinville High

Cascadia Community College will begin offering classes at Woodinville High this week.Both schools are touting the dual-enrollment arrangement as a win.Cascadia needed additional classroom space,… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2008

Locals take the lead with sustainable mowing service

It’s a sunny afternoon, and two lawn-care crews are preparing to do their thing at residences along Bothell’s Northeast 190th Street.

  • Apr 14, 2008

Adopt-A-Stream Foundation is offering free surveys

Swamp Creek, North Creek, and Little Bear Creek flow from rapidly urbanizing southwest Snohomish County to the Sammamish River and Lake Washington. Quilceda Creek flows through the Urban Growth Area between Arlington and Marysville into the Snohomish River.

  • Apr 14, 2008

Annexation is on Bothell residents’ minds

More than 1,000 people have signed a petition asking the city of Bothell to annex its Snohomish County urban growth areas (UGAs).

  • Apr 9, 2008

Single — but not sleepless — in Seattle

I was recently invited to speak at a women’s conference of a local church. Among several topics being discussed, I was asked to host a workshop about the joys and challenges of being single. Over the past several weeks, I’ve immersed myself in research, written commentary, and heartfelt discussion about the single life.

  • Apr 9, 2008

Spring means Northwest Natural Yard Days

Northwest residents can welcome spring with greener lawn care and gardening practices by taking advantage of savings up to 25 percent on natural yard-care products during the 10th annual Northwest Natural Yard Days, April 15-May 15.

  • Apr 7, 2008