The Urban Gardener: Comparing (organic) apples to apples

  MyEdmondsNews urban gardening columnist Lara Alexander offers her thoughts on the true cost of the food purchases we make. I was in the check-out line of a name-brand grocery store last year when I overheard the woman in front of me talking with the clerk about the newly opened PCC Natural Market in Edmonds. “Have…

School district employees sponsoring food drive Saturday and Sunday

Edmonds School District bus drivers and employees from the district’s administration office are sponsoring the second “Stuff the Bus” Food Drive this Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in two locations: Albertsons at 212th and 44th in Mountlake Terrace and QFC at 196th and 76th in Lynnwood.  The goal is to fill…

Edmonds Boy Scouts to offer tree recycling Jan. 2-3

Edmonds Boy Scouts will offer Christmas tree recycling Jan. 2-3 at the following locations: Drop-off locations sponsored by Troop 312: Saturday, Jan. 2 and Sunday, Jan. 3 8:30 a.m. -4:30 p.m. each day at the following locations: -QFC grocery store parking lot, 196th Street Southwest and 76th Avenue West -PCC Natural Market parking lot, Edmonds…