Second Seattle sneaker exchange coming to Lynnwood Convention Center Saturday

A sneakerhead’s paradise, the second Seattle Hypexchange is happening this Saturday, Feb. 5 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. There will be hundreds, if not thousands, of shoes available for sale. Doors will open to general admission ticket holders at noon. General admission tickets are $20. VIP tickets, which are $30, will allow event access at…

Over 35 small businesses at Lynnwood Craft & Vendor Market Saturday

Still looking for a perfect gift for that special someone for Valentine’s Day and want to support local business? Over 35 small businesses will have booths set up at the Valentine’s Craft & Vendor Market from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 5 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. There will be something for everyone at…

Grocery Outlet to reopen in former north Lynnwood QFC location Feb. 4

Grocery Outlet is set to open its doors to shoppers Thursday morning, Feb. 4,  in north Lynnwood, occupying the former QFC site that closed last March. Boasting an extra shopping aisle, 500 more products and a wider organic selection, the new store — located at 17525 Highway 99 — will bring a “fresh” style to…

Welcome to our new advertiser Pear Tree Consignment

We’re proud to introduce our new advertiser, Christine Poirier of Pear Tree Consignment. The shop is tucked into the heart of downtown Edmonds. Poirier says that Pear Tree Consignment was started with a simple goal: To help women love the clothes in their closet, so they can walk out the door each day feeling comfortable,…

Macy’s, other Alderwood Mall stores reopening under Phase 2

After Alderwood Mall reopened to in-store shoppers last week, more stores have opened their doors under Phase 2 of the state’s Safe Start plan. On June 9, the Washington State Health Department approved Snohomish County’s request to move into Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s COVID-19 reopening plan. Almost half of the mall’s 160 stores…

Alderwood first Snohomish County mall to open under Phase 2 guidelines

Alderwood Mall opened its doors to the public Tuesday morning, making it the first mall in Snohomish County to reopen under Phase 2 of the Washington Safe Start program. Last Friday, Snohomish County was approved by the Washington State Health Department to move into Phase 2 of the Gov. Jay Inslee’s COVID-19 reopening plan. Since…

Alderwood Mall launches curbside pickup program for customers

Now that Gov. Jay Inslee has announced as part of his phased COVID-19 reopening plan that retail stores can offer curbside pickup, Alderwood Mall has rolled out a mall-wide curbside program for customers. “In addition to the food tenants that have remained open for carry-out, we have a number of businesses that are beginning to…

Online shopping in the age of COVID-19: Package safety and delivery concerns

COVID-19 has turned online shopping in our community upside down. Here are two key questions: Are packages delivered to our homes safe from COVID-19? How long is it now taking to pick up or deliver online orders? Are delivered packages safe from COVID-19? There is no simple, single answer. But the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)…

An adventure in online grocery shopping: Tips for first-timers

Okay, my wife and I are tech-savvy – to a point. We use a computer, iPad, iPhones. We text, have Facebook accounts; we can navigate YouTube and Messenger. But we don’t use Instagram or Snapchat, we don’t Tweet, we don’t speak ‘WhatsApp” or “weChat,” we don’t know what TikTok does, or “Viber” either.  You get…

Sponsor spotlight: The latest fashion looks for fall

Fall is here! Not only does this signal cooler weather and pumpkin season, but it also means we need prepare for updating fall fashion trends. Every season during Fashion Week, new collections of fashion designers give us inspiration on what to wear in the following season. For fall/winter 2019, the runway shows present gorgeous new…

Sprouts Farmers Market to cut the ribbon Wednesday for new Lynnwood location

Sprouts Farmers Market will be hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new location at 19630 Highway 99 on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 7 a.m. This is the Phoenix-based company’s second store in Washington. The first one opened in Mill Creek in August 2018. The healthy grocer, famous for its farm-fresh produce, says it will offer…

Reminder: Reservation deadline Nov. 10 for our Best Holiday Gifts Guide

Holiday gifts or services for sale? Reach Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace residents through the My Neighborhood News Network’s Best Holiday Gifts Guide. Choose Gifts for Him, Gifts for Her, Gifts for the Kids and Gifts for the Family. For just $50, you receive a 50-word description of your gift, an image or logo of…

Happening nearby: Shoreline Farmers Market opening June 20

The Shoreline Farmers Market is opening its fourth season June 20 in a new and improved location. The market will be held at Aurora Square in the upper parking lot adjacent to Sears and Central Market. The market has grown to 40 vendors in 2015, up from 30 vendors in previous years. This season, visitors will…

Reminder: Reminder: Clothes For Kids holding Rummage Sale Friday and Saturday

Clothes For Kids will host a rummage sale Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. There will be adult clothing, dishes, knick-knacks, linens, toys, tools, and more. The sale will be held in the Clothes For Kids building at 16725 52nd Avenue West #B in Lynnwood. The twice-yearly rummage sales are…

Edmonds Community College hosts herbs and plants sale on Friday

The Edmonds Community College Nursery Greenhouse class is having an herbs and plant sale from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Friday, June 5. In addition to herbs, tomato plants grown as a class project and other plants will be on sale. Students will be on hand to answer questions about their crops. Plants bought in bulk will be further reduced.

Clothes For Kids to hold Rummage Sale on June 5-6

Clothes For Kids will host a rummage sale Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. There will be adult clothing, dishes, knick-knacks, linens, toys, tools, and more. The sale will be held in the Clothes For Kids building at 16725 52nd Avenue West #B in Lynnwood. The twice-yearly rummage sales are…

Prep softball: Seagulls clobber Mavericks 15-1 in district title game

Meadowdale coach Dennis Hopkins had a clear message to his team after Thursday night’s loss to Everett in the 3A District 1 softball championship game. “Let it go. Just get ready to play your next game,” Hopkins told his players. “Sometimes you have a bad day.” The Mavericks experienced that and more in a 15-1…

Lynnwood Farmers Market cancelled for 2015

The Lynnwood Farmers Market has been cancelled for 2015 season, according to the City’s website.  The reason given was an insufficient number of farmers. Last year was the first year for the market, which was held Thursdays from June to September at Wilcox Park .