Scene in Edmonds: More progress on waterfront center

Last week’s snow and ice didn’t deter construction progress at the Edmonds Waterfront Center, which will replace the Edmonds Senior Center on the waterfront. According to the waterfront center’s Daniel Johnson, long-span steel beams were delivered and placed using a 70-foot crane — followed by wood glulam beams. “The framing continues, preparing for the roof…

Scene in Edmonds: Creating care packages for those in need

Thanks to the help of volunteers and donors, more than $350 and hundreds of dollars in in-kind donations were collected for a Martin Luther King Jr. Day service project in Edmonds’ Lake Ballinger neighborhood Monday. Organizer Jenna Nand said that eight volunteers helped with packaging donations — from gloves to toiletries — for local homeless…

Scene in Edmonds: Lending a helping hand

Sonia Nunez Gilman asked that he highlight the good deeds of Edmonds resident Steven Seremeta. On Monday morning, while his young family played outside, Seremeta “quietly grabbed his snow shovel, cleaned the entire cul-de-sac, and salted walking paths for the various home entrances at the end of 6th Avenue South,” she said. “I’m grateful when…

Scene in Edmonds: A warm gesture during cold weather

Students in Holy Rosary’s 7th grade class collected fleece and crafted more than 150 scarves for those in the community who are in need of extra warmth this winter season. Under the direction of their homeroom teacher, Liz Curry, students measured, cut and tied all the scarves so they could be delivered to the South Snohomish County…

Scene in Edmonds: Marsh herons

Photographer Bill Ray found these Great Blue Herons at the Edmonds Marsh Friday and Saturday. Ray said there were more than a dozen of them — “quite a sight.”