April Brings Many Things Besides Showers…the North Sound is buzzing, coming out of winter and into spring. Everyone is busy with projects, “spring cleaning,” yard work, first BBQs, and enjoying being outdoors. Many activities are on tap to help with that and offer help.
Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) is inviting high school-aged students who live or attend school in Washington’s Second Congressional District to showcase their artistic talents in the 2022 Congressional Art Competition. Art submissions and forms are due to Larsen’s office by Monday, May 2, at 5:00... Read More.
After a recent question about noise ordinances (quiet time) and complaints, research showed there is no simple answer. It depends, the response no one likes to hear. Counties in general have regulations in place that also cover unincorporated areas. But who is going to... Read More.
For Pacific Northwesterners, April is tulip time in the Skagit Valley. The annual tulip festival will be underway from April 1st – April 30th, with this coming weekend celebrating the grand opening. Spend an entire... Read More.
Last week, President Biden signed into law the Fiscal Year 2022 bipartisan omnibus spending package which funds the government through September 2022, invests in Northwest Washington communities and working families, and provides critical emergency aid to Ukraine. Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) secured $10,662,665... Read More.
The weather is changing – for the better we hope. Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop, a non-profit for 20 years, has collected too much bike stuff, and is having a blow-out Bike Garage Sale, Saturday,... Read More.
Hey Bothell Dog & Cat Owners! We have a fantastic, upcoming event: FREE vaccinations and microchips plus an easy way to license or renew your furry friends information. This will happen on Friday, March 25, between 11am-2pm, with no appointment necessary. It is a... Read More.
The March 7 deadline to apply for FEMA disaster assistance has passed, but help is still available for survivors of the declared disaster of Nov. 5 – Dec. 2 as FEMA continues working with the Emergency Management Division of the Washington Military Department. You should... Read More.
Recently, new funding was announced as secured by both Rep. Suzan DelBene (District 1), and Rep. Rick Larsen (District 2), that impact our northern counties. It is important to know which district you are in. It is possible to talk to your neighbor across... Read More.
At midnight Friday, no more masks are required indoors. But there are caveats to this. They will still be required in all health care facilities including long-term care, and also all correctional facilities. No longer are they mandated for schools, but are optional if... Read More.
As we celebrate women worldwide, let us take a moment to celebrate the ones in our lives. Mothers, wives, sisters, daughters, and colleagues along with any other females important in your life. There are many famous women throughout history. Tokyo Rose, Florence Nightingale, Joan of... Read More.