We love our advertisers: Peoples Bank

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Peoples Bank Peoples Bank 201 Main St., Suite 101 Edmonds 425-789-3445

We love our advertisers: Chanterelle

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Chanterelle Chanterelle 316 Main St. Edmonds chanterellewa.com

We love our advertisers: Ed Dorame, Caliber Mortgage

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Caliber Kindness Caliber has partnered with United Way to support those affected by COVID-19. Giving back to the…

We love our advertisers: Leigh Buchan Harvey, Windermere Real Estate

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Leigh Buchan Harvey, Windermere Real Estate I am All In for our Community Windermere Real Estate Alderwood18811 28th…

We love our advertisers: Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Edmonds Daybreakers Rotary www.DaybreakersRotary.com  

Welcome to new advertiser Agile Impact

Rebecca Ralston is an experienced, international executive who for over 30 years has been delivering innovative, technology-based solutions for her clients. As the owner & CEO of Search Impact Consulting LLC, dba Agile Impact, she is the lead strategist for transformational digital brand management services —  monitoring, analyzing, and managing her clients’ digital presence, improving their influence and mitigating risk. Agile’s clients have…

We love our advertisers: Ombu Salon + Spa

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Ombu Salon + Spa We love that you’re waiting for us! Ombu Salon + Spa ombusalon.com (425) 778-6322…

We love our advertisers: Irons Brothers Construction

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Irons Brothers Construction www.ironsbc.com (206) 306-7767  

We love our advertisers: Scratch Distillery

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Scratch Distillery Wash your hands, don’t touch your face, keep yourself in excellent spirits scratchdistillery.com hello@scratchdistillery.com (425) 673-7046…

We love our advertisers: Ginny’s Girls Estate Services

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. Ginny’s Girls Estate Services We Got This Edmonds! Ginny’s Girls Estate Services Ginnysestates.com info@ginnysestates.com (206) 979-9030    

We love our advertisers: DME CPA Group

Our advertisers are the lifeblood of our publications, and we can’t thank them enough for all they do to support us. We invited each of them to share a message with our readers during this challenging time. DME CPA Group PC ‘We are here for you’ DME CPA Group PC Certified Public Accountants & Business…

Welcome to new advertiser Classroom Helper

Welcome to new advertiser Classroom Helper, which currently offers online tutoring for students enrolled in Kindergarten through Grade 8. Homeschooling is made easier with distance learning materials and professional tutorial videos. Their digital materials are aligned with Common Core standards. Join their STEM day camp waitlist and be the first to know about future STEM camp sessions…

Introducing our new advertiser — Nile Broady of Century 21

We are pleased to introduce you to our newest advertiser Nile Broady of Century 21. He has a refreshing perspective that he shares here. “I’m blessed to do what I love! There’s nothing better than helping people achieve their dreams. It’s such a privilege to meet great people who want to improve their lives. From…

Sponsor spotlight: North Seattle French School open house Jan. 15

  Visit a bilingual classroom at North Seattle French School’s open house on Jan. 15 — and see the students and faculty in action. What: Open house hosted by North Seattle French School, a French immersion and bilingual preschool and K-5 elementary school in Shoreline Date: Wednesday, January 15 Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Where:…

Sponsor spotlight: Common questions about probate

Here at Sanders Law Group, we get many questions about probate in Washington state. Here are answers to some of the most common ones: Before we start, did you know we live in one of best states in the Union for retirement? Not only do we not have an income tax, our probate process is…

Sponsor spotlight: Cash in on 0% capital gains tax rate

While the maximum capital gain tax rate can be as high as 23.8%, most taxpayers pay 15%. But there is the possibility to have your capital gains go tax-free — 0%. In fact, this tax break has been around for more than a decade and comes into play more often than you may think. Here…

Sponsor spotlight:  What is CBD?

I’m sure you’ve heard about CBD lately, and you’ve probably heard wildly exaggerated claims of how this miracle substance will cure all of your ills.  Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation out there as well as products that essentially contain no actual CBD. Edmonds-based shop, Seaweed CBD is out to change all of that. …

Sponsor spotlight: Last-minute tax-saving ideas

Here are five tax-saving ideas that can be used by most taxpayers. But act soon — there’s not much time left until our tax year comes to an end. 1 Make late-year charitable donations. Consider making donations with appreciated stock you have owned over one year. You can typically receive the higher-value donation without paying capital…

Sponsor spotlight: Charity donation basics to ensure a tax deduction

Donating to charity not only helps others, it can reduce your tax bill — but only if the charity qualifies as a tax-exempt organization. Checking for qualified status If you plan on itemizing your deductions on your tax return, make sure the organization you’re donating to is designated by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) organization…

Sponsor spotlight: Sola Salons Studios now open in Lynnwood

Sola Salon Studios (Sola) has opened a new studio space for salon professionals in Lynnwood’s Alderwood Plaza Shopping Center. Since its inception in 2004, Sola has grown to more than 500 locations nationwide. Today, more than 14,000 salon professionals operate their businesses inside Sola Salons. The new salon is located near the Alderwood Mall at…

Sponsor spotlight: Enjoy a festive meal at Caravan Kabob

Ready for a holiday filled with more ease and a little spice? There’s no need to drive to Seattle to enjoy a festive meal. Instead saunter in to Caravan Kabob at Firdale Village in Edmonds. The inviting restaurant is a perfect stop after a day of shopping or running errands. Pop in and be pampered…

Sponsored: Civility Is Still Alive and Well In Our Courts

By the Committee to Retain Judge Okoloko   Perhaps no one would argue with the fact that our public discourse has become decidedly more “uncivil” in recent years. Disrespecting those we disagree with has become all too commonplace. So, in our courtrooms, where “disagreement” is most often the sole reason for being there, no one…