Mukilteo Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

(249) stories found containing 'the greatest'

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 249

Page Up



ACES, Kamiak, and Mariner seniors earn diplomas

Tassels were moved, gowns were worn, and caps flew high last week as nearly 1,000 Mukilteo students graduated from high school. Seniors from ACES, Kamiak, and Mariner high schools received their...

 

Waterfront safety in Mukilteo l Guest View

As the busy summer season descends rapidly upon us, many are asking what changes are being made to ease the access and safety concerns of everyone trying to get to Mukilteo’s waterfront. Whether you’re getting on the ferry or walking or driving...

 

Carole M. Goldberg: 1945-2018

Carole M. Goldberg passed away at home surrounded by loved ones on May 30, 2018 following a seven and a half month brave and valiant battle with pancreatic cancer. Born May 11, 1945 in Princeton, New...

 

Letters: Congrats and Paine Field

Congrats Kamiak grads Carpe diem, it’s a Latin phrase meaning, “seize the day.” Class of 2018, your day begins now. The world is opening up to all of the choices and opportunities that will shape the course of your lives. I’m excited about...

 
 By Chuck Sigars    General    May 30, 2018

The silent survivors | Chuck's World

If you’ve ever erred and written “continental” in a publication when you really meant “contiguous,” you would be like me, I guess. It’s an easy mistake to make, searching for a term and...

 

School Briefs

Students will help research cure for cancer Mariner sophomores Marlene Barajas-Salas, Amber Carbajal, Portia Forson, Alberta Gbla, and freshman Nina Huynh will start researching for cures for cancer at a two-week paid internship at the Fred...

 

The Empty Garden Tomb l Worship

In April 2016, Elder Paul V. Johnson, a church leader, shared the following personal experience, “Nearly one year ago, our daughter Alisa died. She had struggled with cancer for almost eight years, with several surgeries, many different...

 

The gift of true friendship l Worship

How are you fixed for friends? That's an important question to ask yourself. Having some friends is not only nice thing; it’s crucial to your emotional and physical health. We are made to live in relationship with others. Researchers have...

 

‘That Magnificent Mozart!’ featuring Symphony No 31, ‘Paris’

The Everett Philharmonic and Conductor Dr. Paul-Elliott Cobbs will be performing “the intimacy of Mozart” for Valentine’s Day weekend in their third concert of the season, “That Magnificent...

 

Reasons I will never retire l Insightful Investing

In the past few years, I have been on the receiving end of age discrimination. I have grey hair and that is just about enough to do it. People think I should be retired. Some people think I am just tired. I have no intention of retiring. My grandfath...

 

Why these two teams? l Editor's Note

This may be the least excited for a Super Bowl I have ever been. Obviously I’m going to be bitter about the Seahawks not being in it, but honestly, the way they played this year and the way the...

 

State budget is all about better education for our children

The budgets we pass in the state capitol aren’t merely page after page of numbers. Those numbers represent real children in real schools, here in the 44th District and in every corner of the great state of Washington. Those numbers matter to all...

 

What to know about tax laws l Insightful Investing

Happy New Year! 2018 has begun. The new tax law will be in effect starting now! And if you are like me then your eyes are probably glazed over. How does this affect me? I am not sure yet. So I will try to break some of this down without getting too...

 

Institute of Flight receives Brewer Award

The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) director of Aerospace education for the CAP Washington Wing presented one of the highest recognitions in aeronautic education to the Institute of Flight in Mukilteo....

 

Pre-cut fruit linked to Salmonella outbreak

The Department of Health recently announced that there is a Salmonella outbreak involving pre-cut watermelon, cantaloupe or fruit mixes containing watermelon or cantaloupe in both Washington and Oregon. People who purchased these products between...

 

Seniors calendar

Mukilteo’s Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo, 425-263-8180 A range of courses, classes and other activities are offered for seniors. Among them: Bunco! – Free! A dice game that’s easy to learn. New players are welcome. If...

 

Dump the fad diets; just eat right and exercise

Do you know someone who has been on the latest fad diet, and then as soon as the diet is stopped, the weight comes back? If you’re like most people, this method to lose or control weight has affected you, too. You are being bombarded daily with...

 

TEDxSnoIsleLibraries 2017 brings 11 ideas to the stage

There are 11 new ideas in the Sno-Isle Libraries collection. On Saturday, Nov. 4, 11 speakers shared themselves, their perspectives and ideas in TEDxSnoIsleLibraries 2017. “Welcome to the library,...

 

End of 2017 tax planning I Insightful Investing

Here are a few end of year tax planning ideas. Some of these ideas are very familiar and perhaps some are not. My primary business is investment advice, and not taxes, yet I do know some tax strategies that may help you keep more of your own money....

 

The six degrees of us | Chuck's World

Lois Weisberg died on January 13, 2016, at the age of 90, her passing sandwiched between the deaths of David Bowie and actor Alan Rickman, two thunderbolts that only hinted at what was to come....

 

Eddd-gaaar: Next stop, Cooperstown | Taking Stock

The Seattle Mariners have finally decided to retire Edgar Martinez’s No. 11 jersey. Way past time. I have supported Edgar's candidacy for the Baseball Hall of Fame for 18 years, and have had a web page for 16 years. Baseball fans in Seattle...

 

Pioneer of the Year proud to call Mukilteo home

Mukilteo is the only place Janice McCaulley Henry ever wanted to live, despite the town’s reputation among her classmates at Everett High School in 1952. The 81-year-old, who grew up in...

 
 By Nicholas Johnson    News    May 31, 2017

Farmers market to kick off 12th season Wednesday, June 7

Mukilteo’s own farmers market kicks off its 12th season next Wednesday, June 7, at Lighthouse Park. The market, which got its start in 2004, relies entirely on volunteers, including Anna Tink. She...

 
 By Chuck Sigars    General    May 24, 2017

When frontiers were new | Chuck's World

There’s been an artifact on my desk all week, a remnant of a bygone era. It apparently was an era when people had much better eyes. Or that’s all I can deduce, anyway. It’s a tiny photo album,...

 

Even a humdrum job can be a humble calling | Worship

When you think about your daily work – whatever it may be – are you holding down a job or are you living out a calling? The distinction is critically important. For many people, their work is simply a job – essentially a means to make a living. It...

 

Page Down

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019