Scene in Edmonds: Wishing the mayor well

Photographer Larry Vogel was there to capture the moments during Edmonds Mayor Dave Earling’s farewell reception Thursday night at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. Look for a full story and additional photos Friday.

Scene nearby: The Bon Marche marches on

The old Bon Marche building (aka, Bon Macy’s, aka, Macy’s) is slowly being demolished at Northgate Mall.. Northgate Mall will be transformed within a couple of years as an NHL training center, and an office/residential complex. — Top photo courtesy Google Maps/Bottom photo by David Carlos

Scene in Edmonds: Ribbon cut for Ohana Hyperbarics

The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting recently for Ohana Hyperbarics & Massage. The company, located at 525 5th Ave S., Suite 102, in Edmonds, is owned by Janelle Cass, an Air Force Academy graduate who served as a bioenvironmental engineer in the U.S. Air Force. Learn more at www.OhanaHyperbarics.com  

Scene in Edmonds: Dayton Street work resumes

With site preparation work occurring this week for the next phase of the Dayton Street utility improvements, travel along Dayton is restricted to one lane along several stretches between 6th and 9th Avenues. — Photos by Larry Vogel

Scene in Edmonds: Community tree lights up sky

Hundreds braved cold temperatures Saturday afternoon to officially welcome in the holiday season with the annual downtown Edmonds Tree Lighting ceremony. Sponsored by the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce, the event featured a performance by the Maplewood Jazz Band, holiday sing-along caroling by North Sound Church’s Choir; and a performance by the Children’s Choir of North…

Gallery: Edmonds-Woodway HS in Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

In what has become an annual holiday tradition, Edmonds-Woodway High School’s marching band, dance team and cheerleaders performed during the Macy’s Holiday Parade in downtown Seattle Friday morning. (Photos by Patrick Sand/West Seattle Blog).

Scene nearby: Annual Turkey Trot 5k draws record crowd, donations

A record number of community members kicked off their Thanksgiving festivities Thursday morning by participating in the Turkey Trot 5k to support the Lynnwood Food Bank. The sixth annual event held at Edmonds Community College drew 199 participants who ran,  jogged or walked around the Lynnwood Municipal Golf Course. Community members of all ages turned…

Snohomish County Sea Hawkers raise funds for Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America is the latest fundraiser for the Snohomish County Sea Hawkers — a chapter of the Seattle Seahawks Sea Hawkers Booster Club. Last week the club stood outside the 172nd Street and Highway 99 Walmart to collect donations for the event, which will place wreaths on the graves of veterans at Seattle’s Evergreen…