Advertisement

living

City of Mill Creek to honor 2021 graduates with a car parade

The City of Mill Creek is recognizing all graduating seniors in the Mill Creek community by organizing a graduation parade procession at 10:00 am on Saturday, June 12, 2021.

The City of Mill Creek is recognizing all graduating seniors in the Mill Creek community by organizing a graduation parade procession on Saturday, June 12th.

The parade is a way to celebrate graduating students during this difficult year and to acknowledge their ability to overcome various obstacles caused by the pandemic. 

Everett School District spotlights retirees with 40+ years and rich school histories

Everett Public School’s annual retirement celebration honored 61 retirees at a virtual event on May 27, 2021. Three retirees have four or more decades of service with the district: Kirk Nicholson, Jackson High School; Charlene Osborn, Emerson Elementary School; and Joan Weiss, Heatherwood Middle School.

Everett Public School’s annual retirement celebration honored 61 retirees on Thursday, May 27th.

Three retirees have four or more decades of service with the district: Kirk Nicholson, Jackson High School; Charlene Osborn, Emerson Elementary School; and Joan Weiss, Heatherwood Middle School.

"Give these 'Annual' Vines a Spot in Your Garden this Summer," by the Whistling Gardener

I am inclined to think that when most gardeners discuss vines, monsters like wisteria, trumpet vine, honeysuckle, and even clematis, are probably the ones that come to mind. These are permanent vines that retain a woody structure twelve months out of the year and eventually form an architectural component in the landscape.

I am inclined to think that when most gardeners discuss vines, monsters like wisteria, trumpet vine, honeysuckle, and even clematis, are probably the ones that come to mind.

These are permanent vines that retain a woody structure twelve months out of the year and eventually form an architectural component in the landscape.

"The Many Faces of Evergreen Euonymus," by the Whistling Gardener.

Euonymus japonica is a nice shrub with glossy, one-inch round leaves that can be found in many commercial settings due to its ease of growing, tolerance of a range of soils and sunlight conditions. Varieties like “Silver King,” “Silver Queen,” and “Chollipo,” with their bright green and white variegated foliage, are commonly found.

Euonymus japonica is a nice shrub with glossy, one-inch round leaves that can be found in many commercial settings due to its ease of growing, tolerance of a range of soils and sunlight conditions.

Varieties like “Silver King,” “Silver Queen,” and “Chollipo,” with their bright green and white variegated foliage, are commonly found.

Pages