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Edmonds Rotary donates backpacks to kids in need

Edmonds Rotary donates backpacks to kids in need

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Edmonds Lions Club kicking off Food Bank raffle at Saturday market

Edmonds Lions Club kicking off Food Bank raffle at Saturday market

On Saturday, Aug. 22, the Edmonds Lions Club will be kicking off its annual Food Bank raffle by selling tickets at the Edmonds Summer Market. All the proceeds will benefit the Edmonds Food Bank located at the Edmonds United Methodist church. Last year, the raffle raised $5,000. The cost of a raffle ticket is the same as it has been for years — $1. Those entering will have a chance to win gif... »

Ready, set, shoot: Annual Edmonds Photomarathon set for Sept. 12

Ready, set, shoot: Annual Edmonds Photomarathon set for Sept. 12

The Rotary Club of Edmonds Noon Club is again sponsoring this annual digital photo contest on Saturday, September 12. All you need to participate is a digital camera (or smart phone) and a little creativity, for a day of fun. The competition starts at 10 a.m., when six topics will be announced. Headquarters and starting point will be at the offices of RBC Wealth Management, 303 5th Ave. S., in dow... »

Scene in Edmonds: Peace Corps volunteer speaks to Daybreakers Rotary

Scene in Edmonds: Peace Corps volunteer speaks to Daybreakers Rotary

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Scene in Edmonds: Keeping it clean

Scene in Edmonds: Keeping it clean

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Scene in Edmonds: New board for Edmonds Rotary Noon Club

Scene in Edmonds: New board for Edmonds Rotary Noon Club

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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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