Public invited to free event at Civic Auditorium
denisegl | February 25, 2011 | 1:27 pm

The public is invited to a free showing of “Unbeaten,” an international award-winning and awe-inspiring feature length documentary that chronicles 31 wheelchair racers as they take on the most difficult road race in the world. The free event includes the showing of the documentary as well as a live performance by Ricky John and Friends starting at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 5 at the Everett Civic Auditorium, 2415 Colby Ave. in downtown Everett. The showing is sponsored by the Everett School District and the City of Everett. Cascade High School graduate Gregory Strom, Producer of “Unbeaten”, will be in Everett to present the movie. Strom currently resides in Venice, Calif.   Also, Oz Sanchez, 2008 Beijing Paralympic Gold Medalist who
stars in the movie, will be at the event The film is hosted by Academy Award nominee Dan Aykroyd Read more »

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Enhance your business with the Snohomish County Young Professionals
denisegl | February 25, 2011 | 1:09 pm

Make your business known by meeting up with like minded individuals at a  Snohomish County Young Professionals gathering. Join them for your favorite morning beverage and hear about what’s going on with other YPs in Snohomish County. Come share your plans for the new year!SCYPN Advisory Committee Member Read more »

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Dept. of Ecology seeks public input on clean up project at Boeing
denisegl | February 25, 2011 | 12:52 pm

The Department of Ecology (Ecology) seeks public comment on a proposedinterim cleanup project at the Boeing Everett Plant.  The company would design, build, operate, monitor and maintain two engineered systems toprevent the further northward migration of a plume of contaminated underground water into Powder Mill Creek, which flows to Puget Sound.Boeing would construct Read more »

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Boeing KC-46A Smack-down: Boeing wins!
denisegl | February 24, 2011 | 3:20 pm

The Boeing Company has received a contract from the U.S. Air Force to build the next-generation aerial refueling tanker aircraft that will replace 179 of the service’s 400 KC-135 tankers. The contract calls for Boeing to design, develop, manufacture and deliver 18 initial combat-ready tankers by 2017. “We’re honored to be given Read more »

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Stealth All-Stars Talk About NLL All-Star Weekend
denisegl | February 24, 2011 | 12:40 pm

“Washington Stealth All-Access”, the weekly lacrosse radio show on KRKO, Fox Sports 1380 AM, will continue Thursday, February 24 in its usual 5:30pm time slot. This week will feature interviews with Stealth All-Stars Lewis Ratcliff, Mike Grimes, Luke Wiles, Rhys Duch and Paul Rabil along with Stealth Head Coach Chris Hall, the Head Coach of the West All-Stars. The Washington Stealth will be well Read more »

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Six Members of the Stealth Gear Up For 2011 NLL All-Star Game
denisegl | February 23, 2011 | 9:40 am

The Washington Stealth will be well represented at the 2011 National Lacrosse League All-Star Game, presented by the Oneida Indian Nation.  Six members of the team will be on the West Division All-Star team, taking on the East All-Stars on Sunday, Feb. 27 at 11am at the Turning Stone Casino in Verona, NY. Stealth Head Coach Chris Hall will be appearing in his 4th All-Star Game as the Read more »

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Local Business Garners BetterBricks Award for Energy Efficiency
denisegl | February 23, 2011 | 9:17 am

Snohomish County Public Utility District today recognized the exceptional efforts of CDi Engineers, based in Lynnwood, which was honored with a 2011 BetterBricks Award for Read more »

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20 Riverside – LIVE all ages show
denisegl | February 22, 2011 | 2:05 pm

Friday, February 25, 2011 – 8pm — 20 Riverside at CPATH (Community perfoming arts theatre, Everett Mall Way). 20 Riverside’s blend of culturally poignant song writing, driving rhythms, melodic melodies, outspoken raps, and funkified horns come together to create an Americano spiced stew of sound that defies categorization, removes boundaries, and dares to travel down an un-charted path that flows into a sea of sound.  Playing a solo all-ages show. Raffle tickets available to enter to win 20RS Read more »

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USS Abraham to have Facebook photo contest!
denisegl | February 22, 2011 | 9:20 am

WE found this beauty on Facebook today and wanted to share it with our readers too!  The quick post is by LCDR Marks of the USS Abraham. You can participate if you have a Facebook account.

Let’s have a contest! Would you like to see your Sailor on the cover of the Penny Press? USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) happens to have an opening this week, so we thought we’d have a Read more »

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Which bear is best?
denisegl | February 21, 2011 | 1:42 pm

Join a wildlife biologist from the Department of Fish & Wildlife (WDFW) for an educational and entertaining slide presentation and lecture about bear habits and habitat requirements, presented by the Streamkeepr Academy. You will learn about human encroachment in bear habitat in the Pacific NW and see first hand how those situations are managed by WDFW.  Enforcement Officers Nick Jorg and Bruce Richards will be your instructors, but the real “stars of the show” are Mishka and Colter, Read more »

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