Artfully Edmonds: Celebrating a ‘CAFE!’ way of life

On Saturday, the second annual Creative Age Festival of Edmonds will take place at Edmonds Senior Center on the waterfront. “Live the CAFE lifestyle!” is the enthusiastic cheer of the visionary founders of this new undertaking that encourages a creative, active, fulfilled and engaged rest-of-your-life.   Thousands of Edmonds residents already celebrate their post-career years…

EWHS and Senior Center drama collaboration coming to the stage Friday

Looking for an amazing theater experience? On Friday, May 6, The Generations Project will take the stage at Edmonds Woodway High School (EWHS) to portray stories about seniors from the Edmonds Senior Center. The actors are EWHS students who collaborated with the seniors to write and act out their true life stories. Daniel Johnson of…

Finding jobs for baby boomers the focus of Edmonds Senior Center program

Art Mendel knows first hand the despair facing baby boomers who have been laid off during the economic downturn and unable to find work. The former purchasing and supply chain manager has been unemployed since February of 2010, and was struck by how many others in the 50-70 age range were in the same boat….

Sounder station construction to impact Railroad Avenue, Senior Center

Beginning Monday or Tuesday, excavation and trenching work on the Edmonds Sounder commuter train station will impact traffic on Railroad Avenue and the sidewalk adjacent to the Edmonds Senior Center as new electrical and communication lines under Railroad Avenue are connected to existing service, Sound Transit said. During this time, one lane of traffic on…