Enjoy a head-to-head dialogue between local authors Feb. 8

Authors Laura Moe (Breakfast with Neruda) and Penelope Wright (Time Bomb) will discuss the challenges of writing a series, working as critique partners and being hybrid authors during a presentation from noon-1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Edmonds Bookshop, 111 5th Ave. S., Edmonds. Copies of books will be available for sale

Day Trip Discoveries: Snow geese and whale watching  

Every February, snow geese blanket the skies and fields near Stanwood before their annual migration north. Beginning in March, massive gray whales migrate up the West Coast and through Puget Sound toward Alaskan waters. Both offer extraordinary wildlife watching opportunities – during a season when not much other wildlife puts on such a show. So…

Edmonds Restaurant News: Treat yourself to Milkie Milkie Korean Desserts

Although people don’t usually crave icy treats so much in the dead of winter, most of us still enjoy a little ice cream, gelato or frozen yogurt regardless of the season. I’ve got another icy treat for you to consider. If you’re a fan of the aforementioned desserts and you haven’t tried bingsoo yet, you…

13th annual Edmonds Comedy Night Feb. 21-22 to benefit school district student programs

Enjoy an evening of laughs and benefit local schools during the 13th annual Edmonds Comedy Night, set for Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21-22 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. Organized by Parent Leaders for the Edmonds School District, the event features nationally recognized comics. All funds generated will be used to support student programs throughout the…

 Edmonds Driftwood Players wins 11 BroadwayWorld 2019 Seattle awards 

Edmonds Driftwood Players has collected 11 BroadwayWorld 2019 Seattle Awards, including Theatre of the Year. The fall production of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder collected nine of the theatre’s wins, with two awards going to the 2018/2019 Season production of Peter & the Starcatcher.  Regional productions, touring shows, and more were included in…

Winter heats up with Richard Cole saxophone quartet at Jan. 16 Music at the Library

Music at the Library, the fourth annual music series sponsored by the Edmonds Arts Commission and the Edmonds Sno-Isle Library, continues this winter with two presentations guaranteed to warm up cold winter days ahead. On Thursday, Jan, 16, at 6 p.m., the nationally acclaimed saxophonist Rich Cole is joined by noted local jazz musicians performing…

Sno-King Meaningful Movies to show ‘Paris to Pittsburgh’ Saturday, Jan. 11.

Sno-King Meaningful Movies will screen the movie Paris to Pittsburgh at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11. When President Trump declared after withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement that he represents Pittsburgh, not Paris, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto responded that his city is honoring the agreement.  “This film celebrates how cities and towns across America are developing solutions…

Scratch Distillery makes business journal’s Book of Lists for craft distilleries

Edmonds’ Scratch Distillery has been tapped at No. 12 in the listing of top craft distilleries in the state of Washington by the Puget Sound Business Journal. The publication’s 2020 Book of Lists was sent to subscribers last week. Scratch Distillery, located at 190 Sunset Ave. in Edmonds, produced about 4,083 proof gallons of spirits…

Recommended Reads: Set in Seattle and Cascades, this mystery has a contemporary twist

Winter Takes All, by ML Erdahl Crystal is a newly hired wilderness guide. She’s thrilled to finally have excitement in her life as she heads into Washington State’s Cascade wilderness. It’s all so promising. She’s on the trail with a ruggedly handsome, experienced guide mentoring her on leading a private snowshoeing weekend party. Who could…

Edmonds Library Dec. 26 to show movie matinee of ‘Lion King’

The Edmonds Library will present a movie matinee featuring the 2019 movie Lion King,from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26. In addition to the movie, there will be snacks for the whole family. The storyline: A young lion returns to reclaim the throne that was stolen from him and his father by his treacherous and fratricidal…