The Edmonds Community College’s Free Recycling Event on March 18

I’m pleased to see the good folks with the Edmonds Community College Green Team bringing this to our community. Recycling Event One Day Only – Saturday March 18, 2017 – 10 am to 3 pm Join us for the 2017 Recycle Mania! Recycle your Styrofoam blocks, electronics, and drop off your sensitive documents for shredding! Edmonds Community College 200th Read More …

Engineer It At Pacific Science Center February 18-20, 2017.

If you have a budding engineer in your house, this looks like a great way to spend the weekend. I’ve long loved the Pacific Science Center, having spent many an hour there as a kid, and as a parent. They do great work and are a key part of what makes the Seattle area really Read More …

New Off Leash Dog Area at Lynndale Park

Perhaps you’ve noticed the new space and equipment at the west end of the park, near the skateboard bowl and just off of Olympic View Drive. Anyway, there will be grand opening shindiggery happening this coming Saturday. When you’re done there, head down Olympic View Drive a few feet to Mel & Mias. Well worth Read More …

Friends, a quick note about pedestrians and crosswalks

So, this afternoon I went for the briefest of walks in Marysville. And, not once, not twice, but three times drivers nearly ran me down in the crosswalk. Dear friends, please let me remind you that pedestrians in the cross walk have the right of way. Check out RCW 46.61.235: “The operator of an approaching Read More …

An Update On The Scriber Road Fire

To sum up: looks like the fire wasn’t criminal in nature. Which, for those of us who live in the general area, is pretty heartening. Yet, without an “exact cause”, it’s hard to feel too releived. Anyway, the full text of the press release is below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Scriber Lake Road Fire Investigation Update Read More …

Hey Edmonds folks, an update on the old Post Office site 

​Over at My Edmonds News, they have  an update about the former Post Office site: New residences and retail space coming to old Edmonds Post Office site I walked by on Saturday; the building is nearly gone. They’re making short work. I expect the lot cleared this week.  Looks like a nice addition to Edmonds, Read More …

New Construction In Lynnwood

I noticed a Proposed Land Use sign a few days ago here just north of Highway 99 & 176th in Lynnwood. Looks like NW Motor Sports is planning on moving there, or expanding their operations there. It’ll blend right in with the other car lots around there. It will be nice for the land to Read More …