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.
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.
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.
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.
Mark Lamb, founder and owner of the North Creek Law Firm and Bothell mayor, will be one of the honorees at the Puget Sound Business Journal’s 2008 40 Under 40 event starting at 6 p.m. Sept. 18 at The Seattle Repertory Theatre.
The Sound Transit (ST) Board is discussing a new 15-year option for expanding mass transit. The new option includes further light-rail extensions and a series of Sounder commuter rail and ST Express regional bus-service expansions between 2009 and 2023.
Bothell City Manager Bob Stowe has selected Joe Beck as Bothell’s new city attorney with a start date of Sept. 2. Beck comes to the city of Bothell with more than 12 years of municipal law experience, with the last five years as assistant city attorney for the city of Auburn. He will report directly to the city manager.