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 By Chef Dez    Opinion    November 13, 2019 

Where are you getting your information? 

My son is 13 years old and I have noticed that over the past year he has started devoting more attention to his appearance. He recently asked me for a couple of spoons that he could put in the freezer. “Why do you want to put spoons in the freezer?...


A first, a finale, and a semicentennial

The annual Mukilteo Boys & Girls Club Luau is back for the 50th time this Saturday. As you can imagine, the yearly fundraiser has changed dramatically since the first party half a century ago. Whi...


Mukilteo Teen Lounge back for fourth year

Teens looking for a place to go after school will once again have the option of going to the Mukilteo Teen Lounge at Pointe of Grace Lutheran Church (5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd.). The lounge, which is...


After some uncertainty, Festival returns this weekend

One of Mukilteo's longest-running traditions returns for the 54th time this weekend with the annual Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival. While many in town know the drill – no parking at the waterfront,...


All are welcome l Worship

Welcome. It’s a word that has multiple meanings. Welcome can come as a form of “you’re welcome,” as in saying “thank you” for noticing me, but welcome can also come as an invite; “you are welcome here” or “you are welcome to...

 By Mike Gold    General    July 24, 2019

About stuff l Off Kilter

There is a TV show called “Hoarders.” It is about people who have a mental disorder that does not allow them to get rid of anything. You will see someone (usually the Real Estate agent charged wit...

 By John McAlpine    General    July 19, 2019

“Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation’s compassion, unselfish caring, patience, and just plain loving one another.” – Erma Bombeck Here are some ways to help others: Peer to Peer Counselor - To... Full story


Residents get their way in docket process

The typically empty and quiet Mukilteo City Council chambers were packed with residents who wished to voice their opinions on the city’s 2019 comprehensive plan/zoning docket – primarily on the...

 By Chuck Sigars    General    March 27, 2019

The sour smell of success l Chuck's World

“Let me tell you about the very rich,” F. Scott Fitzgerald said. “They are different from you and me.” In an age of aphorisms, where pithy is everything and wisdom has to squeeze into a meme...


Prime Living-Sponsored Feature: Complete dental care all in one office at 19th Avenue Dental

Over the last 50 years, the human life span has increased rapidly. We used to think of people in their 60s and 70s as old. Now, however, it’s common to find many seniors living an active, healthy...


The games people play, now

Dear SharonAnn, I have a friend who seems to be asking for help. She complains about her 40-year-old son, unemployed, living in her basement apartment and smokes pot all day. She dreams of selling her house and moving to Connecticut, but does not... Full story


The history we don’t know l Chuck's World

My daughter had a history question a couple of months ago, and I happened to be in the room, so she asked. “Hey, presidential trivia nerd!” she called out. Affectionately, I mean. You have to hear... Full story


2 restaurants that taste like home

They say you can’t go home again. But you can eat like home again. My husband and I were both born and raised outside of Washington. He is from New Mexico, and I grew up in Philadelphia. Both places evoke strong memories because of their history,...


Letters: Paine Field, fake news, Girl Scouts, and city spending

Mukilteo getting the short end The public hearing, held last Monday night at the Lynnwood Convention Center, for the Paine Field Supplemental Draft EA was yet another farce intended to give citizens the idea that our concerns mattered. The people... Full story


Mukilteo Teen Lounge back for 2018-19 school year

The Mukilteo Teen Lounge is back and operating this week for the third-straight school year. The lounge, located at Pointe of Grace Lutheran Church (5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd.) is open to Mukilteo... Full story


Finding your true self by serving others l Worship

He that findeth his life shall lose it: and he that loseth his life for my sake shall find it. (Matthew 10:39) On Sept 15, President Russell M. Nelson, the current prophet and leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints spoke to 49,089... Full story


Reflection of my faith and church l Worship

The challenge I face when asked to write an article is coming up with something totally new, original and refreshing. Upon reflection, I realize, when being completely transparent, is many of the best teachings are already out there. I am a...


Citizen of the Year Pham honored at reception

In front of a full house of family, friends, city officials, and past award winners, Dr. Nhi Pham officially took her place as the 2018 Mukilteo Citizen of the Year at an award presentation and recept...

 By Sarah Kneller    General    July 11, 2018

Emergency Preparedness - are you ready for a disaster?

Fairly recently, my family reinvested in new emergency preparedness kits, which got me to thinking, how many people in our community are prepared for a natural or man-made disaster? No matter where you live, disaster can strike at any time, so...

 By Brandon Gustafson    News    July 3, 2018

Phamily, smiles, and service

When Nhi Pham exited the back offices and entered the waiting room at her dental clinic, Mukilteo Dental Center, she was shocked and a little concerned to see her entire staff and many Mukilteo...

 By Chuck Sigars    General    May 16, 2018

Put down that calorie before you hurt someone l Chuck's World

I’m going to write a bit about my friend Jack, and I’m going to be a little disingenuous. This is for privacy and professional reasons, although the odds of Jack reading this run from slim to...

 By Brian Soergel    News    May 10, 2018

Keep on travelin’: Rick Steves says live like a local when traveling

From his home office on Fourth Avenue North in Edmonds, Rick Steves continues to pump out travel guidebooks on European travel, as he has done since opening Rick Steves’ Europe 42 years ago....

 By Chef Dez    General    April 18, 2018

Start with a blank canvas l Chef Dez

When was the last time you unleashed your culinary talents? I don't mean cooking from your favorite cookbook, I am talking about making something in the kitchen completely from the ideas in your head and following your taste buds along the way.... Full story


Letters: Slides, test scores, cookies, and more

Mukilteo slides Last March (almost a year ago), loose soil and debris from the city of Mukilteo right of way slid onto 61st Place West, undermining soil on my property and resulting in the closure of that street. Since then, city employees, acting...


2017 year in review: July-December

July: Taylor-made to serve her community As a girl growing up in Oklahoma, Pam Taylor took to heart the value of lending a helping hand. “As a teenager, I would mow grass for people just as a service, and I loved doing it,” she said. “My reward... Full story


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