Artfully Edmonds: Edmonds crosses finish line first for Creative District designation

About 60 civic leaders and interested citizens filled City Hall’s Brackett Room Monday as the City of Edmonds officially received its designation as Washington state’s first (and thus far only) certified Creative District. Karen Hanan, executive director of the Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWA), congratulated Edmonds and read a statement from Gov. Jay Inslee, who…

Artfully Edmonds feature: Diversity Film Series shines light on dark days of Japanese Americans’ internment

This Saturday at noon, the Edmonds Theater will be showing two award-winning documentary films (total run time – less than two hours). Admission is free, thanks to the City of Edmonds Diversity Commission, Rick Steve’s Europe, Edmonds Center For the Arts, and the Edmonds Theater. Set during World War II, Honor and Sacrifice and Proof…