Edmonds Rotary Waterfront Festival generates $40,000 for good works

The noontime Rotary Club of Edmonds received good news at its Tuesday meeting. Matt Smith, chair of the June Waterfront Festival, reported that the combination of good weather and hard-working Rotarians and other volunteers resulted in one of the best years ever for the festival, which netted about $40,000. The money will be used for…

Taste of Edmonds generates $19,000 for local service clubs

The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce offered up this interesting statistic the other day: A Taste of Edmonds, which celebrated its 28th year in August, brought more than food and entertainment to Edmonds this summer. It also generated $19,000 for local service clubs. According to the Chamber, those benefiting from funds raised during the three-day event…

Reminder: Edmonds Photomarathon Saturday

Saturday is the day of the annual Edmonds Photomarathon, sponsored by The Rotary Club of Edmonds. This “photo contest with a twist” begins at 10 a.m. at the Spanish Class Cafe, 111 W. Dayton St., in Edmonds. Only digital photos (digital camera or cellphone) are accepted, and all photos must be shot in Edmonds during…

Annual Edmonds photo contest ‘with a twist’ set for Sept. 18

Six hours to take six photos. That’s the idea behind the Edmonds Photomarathon, being sponsored by The Rotary Club of Edmonds on Saturday, Sept. 18. This “photo contest with a twist” begins at 10 a.m. at the Spanish Class Cafe, 111 W. Dayton St., in Edmonds. Only digital photos (digital camera or cellphone) are accepted,…