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Kenmore turns 10 years old Aug. 30

The city of Kenmore will present its 10th anniversary celebration from 4-10 p.m. Aug. 30 at Log Boom Park, rain or shine. The free, all-ages event will celebrate the past, present and future of the city.

  • Aug 11, 2008

RiverFest is on the way

The city of Bothell will present its eighth annual RiverFest: “Family Fun and Then Some” event from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 24 between Main and Northeast 185th streets.

  • Aug 11, 2008

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Implementing this plan would provide an extra $5 million for local roads improvements over the next 14 years.

  • Aug 11, 2008

MDRNA terminates 23 employees, 3 execs

Bothell-based MDRNA announced Aug. 4 that it would lay off 23 employees, including three chief executives from its intranasal programs, President Gordon Brandt, Chief Business Officer Timothy Duffy and Chief Scientific Officer — Delivery Henry Constantino. The three executives will work through Sept. 30 while most of the others will stay on board through Aug. 31.

  • Aug 11, 2008

The city of Kenmore has appointed Jennifer Gordon a

The city of Kenmore has appointed Jennifer Gordon as its new public-works operations manager with a start date of Aug. 18.

  • Aug 11, 2008

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Aegis Living will host a seminar on differentiating between normal-aging and more-serious-aging issues from 6:30-8 p.m. Aug. 7 at its Bothell location (10605 N.E. 185th St.).

  • Aug 8, 2008

Coyotes in Kenmore stalk homeowners’ pets

Monique Kebbe wasn’t doing anything out of the ordinary when a coyote claimed the life of her cat Elsie last year.

  • Aug 6, 2008

Bothell High reaps benefits from teacher’s development

Bothell High science teacher Amanda Rainwater found a way to boost her school’s biology program at a time when budget cuts are proving restrictive.

  • Aug 6, 2008

For whom the bridge tolls — 522 might get some extra traffic

The state’s 520 Tolling Implementation Committee held a July 29 open house in Bothell to discuss tolling scenarios that would help pay for a new floating bridge across Lake Washington.

  • Aug 6, 2008

Local businesses make King County’s best-recyclers list

King County’s Solid Waste Division honored In Harmony Sustainable Landscapes of Bothell, Northshore Utility District of Kenmore and The Herbfarm of Woodinville as part of its 50 local companies for the second-annual “Best Workplaces for Recycling” list — more than twice as many companies as last year.

  • Aug 6, 2008

Bothell girl dies in car accident

A 16-year-old Bothell girl died Aug. 2 from injuries suffered in a car accident.At about 6 a.m., passenger Nicole Lehtinen was struck in the chest… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2008

Local First Heritage Bank is alive and well

First Heritage Bank Snohomish customers shouldn’t worry about their money’s home, according to Cathy Reines, the bank’s chief executive officer and president.

  • Aug 4, 2008

Backpacks for Kids continues

The Northshore School District’s ninth annual Backpacks for Kids donation drive will run through Aug. 8. It will benefit Northshore families who are unable to send their children to school with necessary school supplies.

  • Aug 4, 2008

YWCA School Days helps children in need

The YWCA’s School Days program is ready to roll one month before school starts.

  • Aug 4, 2008

Students use their IMAGINE-ations at UW-Bothell

IMAGINE, the education program at the University of Washington, Bothell’s new summer youth program, began July 21 with an integrated math, science and language arts curriculum focusing on environmental stewardship.

  • Aug 4, 2008

Leadership Eastside announces new board of directors

The board for Leadership Eastside approved a new slate of officers and directors at its June board meeting.

  • Aug 4, 2008

NPEF names Todd new director

The Northshore Public Education Foundation (NPEF) recently hired Ed Todd as executive director of the nonprofit organization.

  • Aug 4, 2008