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Silver Lake Elementary School celebrates inaugural STEAM Night

Students and parents experimented with balance in the Chicken Balance Game. Photo courtesy of Everett Public Schools.

Event organizers thought a STEAM Night (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) would be a good way to merge student learning in STEM and join with community members like Imagine Children’s Museum to enhance student learning.

Almost 150 students and their families attended the event and enjoyed an evening of math games, robotics, creating art and seeing displayed artwork.

Left Coast / Right Coast: My View of Energy

Mike Gold living the dream in the Pacific Northwest. Photo credit: Frank Hammer.

We all would like to think we can save the planet. That’s assuming you believe the earth is getting warmer due to CO2 generation – from all the fossil fuel burning activities going on all over the earth.

In China, they are opening up a new plant every seven to ten days although that appears to be slowing down recently. But coal trains rumble by my home above the Burlington Northern railroad tracks on Puget Sound – bound for shipping to China from a port in Bellingham north of Seattle.

Snohomish County Sheriff issues statement condemning Immigration and Customs Enforcement Detainer Report

“If ICE truly felt that these offenders were a danger to society, they would establish probable cause and seek an arrest warrant, just like any other law enforcement agency. Since our policy to no longer honor detainer requests has been in place, ICE has produced zero warrants at our jail.”

“If ICE truly felt that these offenders were a danger to society, they would establish probable cause and seek an arrest warrant, just like any other law enforcement agency. Since our policy to no longer honor detainer requests has been in place, ICE has produced zero warrants at our jail,” said Sheriff Ty Trenary.

Snohomish Health District seeks public comment on proposed medicine take-back plan

Expanding access to secure medicine disposal programs is a key strategy for preventing prescription drug abuse and heroin.

Expanding access to secure medicine disposal programs is a key strategy for preventing prescription drug abuse and heroin.

A pharmaceutical stewardship plan has been submitted by MED-Project, who also operates a similar plan in King County. The Snohomish Health District is now seeking input from Snohomish County residents on the submitted plan.

TEDxSnoIsleLibraries Salon and Edmonds Community College to present an evening on personal renaissance

Sriharshita “Harshu” Musunuri giving her 2016 TEDxSnoIsleLibraries talk. Photo courtesy of Sno-Isle Libraries.

Jackson High School student Sriharshita “Harshu” Musunuri will be one of the speakers at the free TEDxSnoIsleLibraries Salon 2017 on Thursday, April 6th.

Learn how to get inspired, how to turn ideas into talks, and how to embark on your own personal renaissance.