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April 29

  • May 5, 2008

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The Seattle Museum Flight will host the presentation of the first scholarship from the Lt. Patrick S. Myrick Endowment Fund at 6 p.m. May 9.

  • May 5, 2008
Kori Rothweiler exits a King County Metro Access bus after a day of work at Children’s Hospital May 1.

Landing the dream job

Deborah Rothweiler hardly expected her daughter to live past the age of 5, let alone work her first paid job as a full-blown adult.

  • May 5, 2008
Kori Rothweiler exits a King County Metro Access bus after a day of work at Children’s Hospital May 1.
The “Fun-Raisers” are a team made up of Inglemoor High students and friends. Peter Reid

‘Fun-Raisers’ and FBLAers

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  • Apr 30, 2008
The “Fun-Raisers” are a team made up of Inglemoor High students and friends. Peter Reid
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Mormon teenagers boogie on ‘Boardwalk’

A gourmet dinner, a decorated hall, lots of teens dressed up in gowns and suits dancing to modern music ... sounds like a prom, right? Well, almost.

  • Apr 30, 2008
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Ryan DePuy

Ryan DePuy loved soccer, was ‘loyal’ and ‘clever’

Ryan DePuy will be missed on the soccer field and in the many other places where he thrived, according to his family and coach.

  • Apr 30, 2008
Ryan DePuy
The Bothell High squad reeled in first place at the recent state Science Olympiad competition.

Bothell earns 1st place at state Science Olympiad

Seventeen students from Bothell High will represent Washington state at the National Science Olympiad at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., May 29-31.

  • Apr 28, 2008
The Bothell High squad reeled in first place at the recent state Science Olympiad competition.

Kenmore company dives into expo

Northwest Sports Divers of Kenmore, owned by Matthew Den Haun, will participate in Northwest Dive News Magazine’s first ever Northwest Dive and Travel Expo May 3-4 at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center.

  • Apr 28, 2008

Locals receive WSU award

Bothell seniors David Street and Lacretia Taylor are among 40 undergraduate and graduate students who have been selected to receive the 2008 President’s Award at Washington State University. The students will be recognized at a dinner and program April 27 in the Student Recreation Center on the WSU-Pullman campus.

  • Apr 28, 2008

BRIEFLY

Troop 2507’s third-grade Brownies from Arrowhead Elementary hosted a food drive/bowling event April 20 at Kenmore Lanes. More than 130 Girl Scouts and their families participated to help “strike out hunger.”

  • Apr 28, 2008
Melissa Parish gets tangled up in a bush as her mother
Melissa Parish gets tangled up in a bush as her mother

Eighth-graders write their way to success

Washington state eighth-grade students in virtually all demographic groups made large gains on the writing National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) over a 10-year period, according to the recently released 2007 NAEP results.

  • Apr 28, 2008

POLICE BLOTTER

April 20

  • Apr 28, 2008

Sponsorships available to support education

With community and sponsor participation, the annual Light a Fire for Learning Luncheon presented by the Northshore Public Education Foundation (NPEF) hopes to raise more than $75,000 this year. The foundation is seeking corporate sponsorships to contribute financially to the event, which is set for May 7 at the Lynnwood Convention Center.

  • Apr 28, 2008

BRIEFLY

The Bothell City Council agreed April 15 to rename the Westhill Sportsfields in honor of Doug Allen, a former park-maintenance worker who died last September.

  • Apr 28, 2008
Dan and Pam Garries with son Matthew during an April 21 dessert auction at Northshore Baptist Church. The event raised $8

Sparrow Club saves the day for Garries family

Assorted chocolates for $175? A blueberry torte costing $100?

  • Apr 28, 2008
Dan and Pam Garries with son Matthew during an April 21 dessert auction at Northshore Baptist Church. The event raised $8
A picture of the Bartelson Home with its original inhabitants

Developer gets his way with plan for Bartelson Home

The Bothell City Council agreed April 15 to ease building and zoning regulations for developer Steve Cox, who plans to restore the historic Bartelson Home and construct new houses around it.

  • Apr 28, 2008
A picture of the Bartelson Home with its original inhabitants
Brenda Smith

Arrowhead celebrates 50 years

Arrowhead Elementary celebrated its 50th anniversary with a homecoming celebration April 25.

  • Apr 28, 2008
Brenda Smith

Foreign exchange students coming to Northshore

IntoEdVentures, a nonprofit organization, is looking for host families for several high-school foreign exchange students hoping to spend the fall semester or next school year in Bothell and Kenmore.

  • Apr 28, 2008
Northwest acrylic painter Lynn Fleming will open her “Force of Nature” exhibit from 5-8 p.m. April 25 at Kaewyn Gallery

‘Force of Nature’

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  • Apr 23, 2008
Northwest acrylic painter Lynn Fleming will open her “Force of Nature” exhibit from 5-8 p.m. April 25 at Kaewyn Gallery