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Scene in Edmonds: Financial sustenance for Nourishing Network

Scene in Edmonds: Financial sustenance for Nourishing Network

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Edmonds-based insurance agency receives $3k donation for homeless students — you can help them win more

Edmonds-based insurance agency receives $3k donation for homeless students — you can help them win more

Edmonds-based Insurance Services Group has received the Safeco Insurance Make More Happen Award for its volunteer service with Washington Kids in Transition. The award includes a $3,000 donation from Safeco Insurance for Washington Kids in Transition and entry in the Safeco Make More Happen Contest for summer, where the public is encouraged to vote for their favorite insurance agency-charity team.... »

Bargain hunters out in full force at Lynnwood Rotary’s annual Rummage Sale

Bargain hunters out in full force at Lynnwood Rotary’s annual Rummage Sale

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Reminder: Lynnwood Rotary Rummage Sale set for July 11 at Meadowdale High School

Reminder: Lynnwood Rotary Rummage Sale set for July 11 at Meadowdale High School

The sixth annual Lynnwood Rotary Rummage sale is scheduled for 8 a.m-3 p.m., Saturday, July 11 at Meadowdale High School. The preview night will be from 5-7 p.m., Friday, July 10. A $2 entry fee allows you to preview items. The public is invited to donate items from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. July 6-10 at the high school, 6002 168th St. SW. Lynnwood. All items for sale at the Rummage Sale are donated. For ext... »

Welcome to new sponsors Northwest Doodles, Lynnwood Rotary Rummage Sale

Welcome to new sponsors Northwest Doodles, Lynnwood Rotary Rummage Sale

My Edmonds News is pleased to welcome two new sponsors this week: Edmonds-based Northwest Doodles, specializing in deep red miniature to medium Goldendoodles and various colored miniature multi-generational Australian Labradoodles, and the Lynnwood Rotary Club’s annual rummage sale, this Saturday, July 11 at Meadowdale High School. Northwest Doodles put a serious emphasis on socializing thei... »

Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary Club donates to 4th of July

Talk about the power of “happy bucks.” The Rotary Club of Edmonds Daybreakers has raised more than $500 in the past 30 days to support the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce-sponsored An Edmonds Kind of 4th of July celebration, which gets underway Saturday in downtown Edmonds. “Over the last month the club has taken up donations and even given us their ‘happy bucks,'” said C... »

Edmonds Daybreakers awards $24k in scholarships, grants during 2015 Jazz Connection

Edmonds Daybreakers awards $24k in scholarships, grants during 2015 Jazz Connection

Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary announced Tuesday that the organization awarded a record amount of scholarship money during its recently-completed 2015 Edmonds Jazz Connection Festival. “Because of the commitment from Daybreakers Rotary members and the generous support of  sponsors, we were able to award $24,000 in scholarships and grants — a new record for Rotary/community support of our school ... »

Edmonds resident Ken Peirce honored as Lynnwood Rotary’s Rotarian of the Year

Edmonds resident Ken Peirce honored as Lynnwood Rotary’s Rotarian of the Year

Edmonds resident Ken Peirce was recently awarded the Lynnwood Rotary Club’s Rotarian of the Year in recognition of his two years serving as chairman of the Rotary Club’s House Project. The project provides hands-on educational home-building experience for Edmonds School District high school students. A retired surgeon, Peirce was born and raised in Detroit, Mich. He graduated from high... »

Scene in Edmonds: Meadowdale student honored by Edmonds Rotary

Scene in Edmonds: Meadowdale student honored by Edmonds Rotary

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Rotary Club of Lynnwood awards $67,000 in scholarships

Rotary Club of Lynnwood awards $67,000 in scholarships

The Rotary Club of Lynnwood awarded $67,000 in scholarships to 20 graduating seniors and two Edmonds School District graduates during a luncheon Thursday at Edmonds Community College’s Gateway Hall. Lynnwood High School graduate Siyu Lu was a four-time recipient. Lu is attending the University of Washington. Meadowdale’s Hannah Long received a $4,000 scholarship. Each of the other reci... »

Edmonds Floretum Garden Club officially honored at Chamber luncheon

Edmonds Floretum Garden Club officially honored at Chamber luncheon

Members of the Edmonds Floreum Garden Club, chosen by the Edmonds Kiwanis Club as the 2015 Edmonds Citizen of the Year, received a special gift at Thursday’s Edmonds Chamber of Commerce Luncheon held in their honor: An inscribed Heritage Brick paving stone that will be installed as part of the Edmonds Historical Museum Plaza Project now underway. Kiwanis President Juliana Van Buskirk and out... »

Reminder: Annual Edmonds Waterfront Festival to feature 5K run this year

Reminder: Annual Edmonds Waterfront Festival to feature 5K run this year

This year’s Edmonds Waterfront Festival, set for May 29-31, will feature a 5K run in addition to live entertainment, food booths and waterfront activities for both kids and adults. The run on Saturday, May 30 starts and ends at the Edmonds Civic Playfield, 300 6th Ave. N., at 8:30 a.m., followed by a Kids Dash at 9:30 a.m. Registration is $25 for the run (with T-shirt) and $10 for the Kids D... »

Students get jazzed at annual Edmonds Jazz Connection event

Students get jazzed at annual Edmonds Jazz Connection event

Listeners packed the three downtown Edmonds venues Saturday for the annual Edmonds Jazz Connection, a full day of performances from award–winning Northwest high school jazz programs, sponsored by the Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary Club. Student musicians from Edmonds School District high schools were among the performers featured during the event. The club is still accepting donations online to suppor... »

Scene in Edmonds: Edmonds School District students awarded Rotary scholarships

Scene in Edmonds: Edmonds School District students awarded Rotary scholarships

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Firearm safety presentation at Edmonds Rotary Noon Club

Firearm safety presentation at Edmonds Rotary Noon Club

The Edmonds Rotary Noon Club welcomed Pamela Van Swearingen, an attorney and volunteer for the JUST ASK Campaign, as Tuesday’s luncheon speaker. Van Swearingen volunteers through the Washington Cease Fire Foundation and Seattle-King County Public Health to educate people on the importance of locking up any firearms at home. One of three homes with children in America have guns, many unlocked... »

Edmonds Kiwanis berry sale fundraiser on now

Edmonds Kiwanis berry sale fundraiser on now

The non-profit Kiwanis Club of Edmonds is having its annual berry sale fundraiser. This year the club is only offering strawberries and they can be picked up on June 18 in the Edmonds Senior Center parking lot. These berries are grown in the Mount Vernon area and are picked, washed, sliced and packed in 15-pound pails with no sugar added. They are excellent for use in jams and jellies, smoothies, ... »

Sponsor Spotlight: Entertainment set for Edmonds Waterfront Festival

Sponsor Spotlight: Entertainment set for Edmonds Waterfront Festival

Fan favorite Beatle tribute band, The Beatniks, will headline Friday night’s entertainment at the Edmonds Waterfront Festival, set for May 29-31 at the Port of Edmonds Marina. Hosted by the Rotary Club of Edmonds, this annual festival is a major fundraiser, with proceeds supporting Rotary programs and services. Among programs that benefit include college scholarships for local youth, support... »

Time to donate for Lynnwood Rotary’s annual rummage sale

Time to donate for Lynnwood Rotary’s annual rummage sale

Bring your good useable items to Meadowdale High School between 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 16 and help the Lynnwood Rotary Club as it prepares for its annual rummage sale later this summer. The Rotary Club uses all the money from sales for many charitable programs in our area including scholarships for the students going to universities, Edmonds Community College and trade schools. The club will p... »

Edmonds Floretum Garden Club named the 2015 ‘Edmonds Citizen of the Year’

Edmonds Floretum Garden Club named the 2015 ‘Edmonds Citizen of the Year’

For the first time since the award’s inception, the Edmonds Kiwanis Club has bestowed its Citizen of the Year honor on a group rather than an individual, announcing on Monday that it has selected the Edmonds Floretum Garden Club as Citizen of the Year for 2015. “I’m so thrilled,” said Floretum Club president Patti Greene. “This is such an honor for the club.” A ... »

Welcome to our new advertiser, Edmonds Jazz Connection

Welcome to our new advertiser, Edmonds Jazz Connection

Welcome to our new sponsor, the Rotary Club of Edmonds Daybreakers, which is sponsoring the 15th annual Edmonds Jazz Connection Festival set for Saturday, May 23 in downtown Edmonds. The Edmonds Jazz Connection is a local music festival that includes a full day of performances from award–winning high school jazz programs throughout the Pacific Northwest, and also highlights numerous student ... »

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