The Anacortes Boat Show started out on a slightly wet note. The rain drenched the boat vendors who stood beside their boats, yachts, sailboats, and trollers--but it didn't keep the tourists away. By 2 o'clock on opening day (April 6th) there had already been 100 people... Read More.
It's probably no coincidence that Goodwill is his last name. Goodwill is an attribute among patience, kindness, and a rare concern for others that seems to be the reason Right at Home caregiver Phil Goodwill stands as the one man in all... Read More.
The stage hasn't been set since 1998. But now, the curtains are rising. The Ellensburg Arena is bringing back it's flagship annual concert series in a big way this August, taking over labor day weekend and inviting everyone to come and "rock the... Read More.
Everett native, Tessa has been volunteering with the Ronald McDonald House for two years. "A friend of mine was already involved in cancer and advocacy, and she asked me if I wanted to volunteer with her at the House. I said yes - and... Read More.
The first thing Ellie did was show me her room. It should have been what I expected for a 13-year-old girl, but then again--it wasn't. I was there to talk to Ellie Musgrave about how she's one of the top racers in karting--how she dominates her... Read More.
JJ Harrison is many things--a former middle school teacher, an activist, an athlete, a WSU alum. And a clown. A rodeo clown, to be exact. With a master's degree under his belt and a contagious personality like none other, Harrison feels... Read More.
I could see it from the second I stepped into his office—Chief Michael Schick was excited to talk about Camano Island Fire and Rescue Department. It’s a fire department—and a community—that he deeply loves, and as we... Read More.
ARLINGTON, Wash. - Several hundred years before the first Viking explorers attempted to settle North America, a small seed was taking root in western Washington. Over the course of 1,400 years, that seed became a tree which now stands more than... Read More.
Celebrate Red Cross Month by giving blood in March During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood. ... Read More.
SUCCESS AT SHERWOOD Sherwood Community Services provides innovative, inclusive services to children and adults with disabilities in their communities. Here are two short stories that illustrate Sherwood’s goal of helping people, of all ages, live with their disabilities. Noah, Parker, and Charley Noah, Parker,... Read More.
Excuses to Come Together - The Creation of the Hand Huggy Joshua and his fiancé, Stefanie, were walking through the woods in Monroe hand-in-hand on a crisp December day. He noticed that the hand in his pocket ... Read More.
Gil Ruiz' eyes lit up when he was talking about the building he occupies for his barbecue restaurant. He opened The Depot Cafe and Smokehouse in October 2004. Located one block west of Everett Station, the building itself has a very... Read More.