Sola Salon Studios opening in Lynnwood, seeking salon professionals

We are pleased to welcome as a new advertiser Sola Salon Studios (Sola), which is opening a new studio space in Lynnwood, in the Alderwood Plaza Shopping Center. Since its inception in 2004, Sola has grown to more than 500 locations nationwide. Today, more than 14,000 salon professionals operate successful businesses inside Sola Salons. The…

Reminder: Registration opens Nov. 25 for Creative Retirement Institute classes

Registration for Creative Retirement Institute (CRI) classes for winter term at Edmonds Community College starts on Monday, Nov. 25, at 6 a.m. The Creative Retirement Institute (CRI) is an organization affiliated with Edmonds Community College that provides non-credit, academic level classes to life-long learners. Classes are offered weekday mornings and afternoons in two-hour sessions that run…

Edmonds Police Blotter: Oct. 29-Nov. 5, 2019

Oct. 29 21800 block 76th Avenue West: A traffic stop led to a DUI arrest. 21100 block 76th Avenue West: A man was arrested for violation of a no-contact order. 19900 block 76th Avenue West: Police arrested a man for a domestic violence court order violation. 23600 block Highway 99: A woman shoplifter fled from…

Esperance Fire Station 20 open house set for Nov. 14

South County Fire is hosting a Neighborhood Night Open House on Thursday, Nov. 14, at Esperance Fire Station 20. Community members are invited to drop by the fire station any time between 5:30-7 p.m. for this free event. Esperance Fire Station 20 is one of 14 fire stations staffed by South County Fire and is…

Doctor for a Day aims to inspire students of color to pursue careers in medicine

A University of Washington program aimed at encouraging students of color to explore careers in medicine made its debut last month in the Edmonds School District. On Oct. 26, Chase Lake Community School hosted the district’s first Doctor for a Day event, which invited medical professionals — primarily those of color — to provide outreach…

Medical examiner identifies two children who died in Lynnwood townhouse fire

The names of two siblings who died in a Lynnwood townhouse fire Sunday, Nov. 3 have been released by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner. The deaths were accidental and due to smoke inhalation, the medical examiner said. The victims are 15-year-old Victoria Jimenez Lopez of Shoreline and her 7-year-old brother Mardoqueo Jimenez Lopez. They were…

Dine at Red Robin Alderwood Nov. 7 and benefit EWHS Class of 2020

Dine at Red Robin Alderwood from 5-9 p.m. this Thursday, Nov. 7 and benefit the Edmonds-Woodway High School senior class. Just show the graphic on your phone or print it out, show it at the restaurant when dining, and EWHS will get 20% of proceeds to help fund grad night and prom expenses. Red Robin…

Lynnwood Link light rail power line work to cause I-5 traffic delays Nov. 6-7

Seattle City Light crews plan to relocate existing overhead power lines over Interstate 5 near Northeast 195th and 203rd streets to support Sound Transit’s Lynnwood Link Extension project. This work will result in traffic impacts on Nov. 6-7. To complete this work safely, Washington State Patrol troopers and contracted crews must intermittently conduct rolling slowdowns…

Prepare now for winter snow and ice, WSDOT says

With winter fast approaching, now is the time for travelers to make sure they’re prepared for driving in inclement weather. The Washington State Department of Transportation urges all travelers to start preparing themselves and their vehicles before traveling on snow and ice. Drivers can check out WSDOT’s winter driving web page for tips and information. WSDOT also…

Siblings from Shoreline were victims of Lynnwood townhouse fire

South County Fire has released additional information about the two juveniles who died in a fire that engulfed a Lynnwood townhouse Sunday. The victims found in the Lynnwood Townhouse apartments, in the 6700 block 196th Street Southwest, were siblings — a 15-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy — from Shoreline, said South County Fire spokesperson…

Two children die in Lynnwood townhouse fire Sunday

Two children died and a third was injured during a Sunday afternoon fire at the Lynnwood Townhouse apartments in the 6700 block of 196th Street Southwest. Authorities are investigating the cause of the two-alarm blaze, which was reported at 2:37 p.m. Sunday, and generated columns of smoke visible from miles away. The age and sex…

DUI suspected in Lynnwood vehicle rollover that injured four Saturday

Four teen passengers were injured in a DUI-related vehicle rollover crash early Saturday morning on Interstate 5 near the 196th Street Southwest exit, according to Washington State Patrol. At 4:45 a.m., state troopers responded to a report of a single-vehicle rollover involving a 2010 Honda CRV that left the roadway while taking the 196th Street…

Information sessions for programs aimed at highly capable students start Nov. 2

The Edmonds School District will host three information sessions and inviting parents and guardians to learn more about the programs offered by the district to help identify and support highly capable students. The sessions will be held on: 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. Edmonds School District Office,  20420 68th Ave W, in…

Change your clocks, check your smoke alarms this weekend

This weekend when you change your clocks, take the time to check your smoke alarms too.   That’s the message from South County fire, which notes that working smoke alarms save lives. South County Fire offers these tips for checking the smoke alarms where you live:   ·         Check the batteries. Replace batteries every six…

October 2019 Edmonds School District High School Students of Month

Edmonds eLearning Academy Alan Nazarov Mother’s Name: Elvira Nazarova Father’s Name: Feruz Nazarov Interests: Probably everyone knows that I love to split firewood, but other than that I like to spend lots of energy whenever I am not sick. I like to play sports for fun, swim, be outdoors, etc. Doing coursework is also fun…

Meadowdale HS teacher completes national food safety, nutrition training

Meadowdale High School teacher Kolleen Seals was one of 36 teachers nationwide chosen to complete a food science training program developed and implemented in a partnership between the Food and Drug Administration, the National Science Teachers Association and Graduate School USA.  The one-week program for middle and high school science teachers, as well as family…

Ask the Edmonds Cop: Why domestic violence victims stay

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, we continue our discussion with City of Edmonds Domestic Violence Coordinator Jill Schick. In this segment, Schick describes the reasons why victims can’t — or won’t — leave their abusers.  

Sponsor spotlight: A sweet offer from Caravan Kebob

Here’s a special offer from our advertiser Caravan Kabob, ready to help you welcome in fall. Print this announcement or show it on your phone to enjoy complimentary baklava for the table. This offer is good only Tuesdays and Wednesdays at lunch, from 11:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. Bring the office, friends or family — and…