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"My November To Do List," from the Whistling Gardener

Having just finished presenting a class on “Putting the Garden to Bed” I am feeling like this check list is a bit redundant.
The Whistling Gardener shares his “To Do” list for the month of November. Photo courtesy of Sunnyside Nursery.

The Whistling Gardener shares his "November To Do List."

Having just finished presenting a class on “Putting the Garden to Bed” I am feeling like this check list is a bit redundant. If you missed the class this will serve as a good reminder.

Snohomish County Sheriff’s detectives seeking murder suspect in Lynnwood

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for help in locating 23 year-old murder-suspect Encarnacion “EJ” Salas, who is believed to be just west of Mill Creek in the area of 164th Street SW and 35th Avenue W in Lynnwood
Salas is 5’11” tall, weighing 185 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. He could have injuries to his face and legs and was last seen wearing green pants and a red bandana. Photo courtesy of Snohomish County Sheriff's Office.

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for help in locating 23 year-old murder-suspect Encarnacion “EJ” Salas, who is believed to be just west of Mill Creek in the area of 164th Street SW and 35th Avenue W in Lynnwood

Actress Keira Knightley spotted in front of Wasabi Bay during film shoot

A number of sources saw actress Keira Knightley in the Wasabi Bay parking lot along Mill Creek Boulevard during a film shoot on Wednesday, June 26th.
Keira Knightley was seen in Mill Creek on Wednesday morning. Photo credit: News of Mill Creek.

October 24, 2014, update

The wait is over! Mill Creekers can now see their home town in scenes from “Laggies,” which opened at the AMC Pacific Place 11 Theater on Friday, October 24th.

According to the Seattle Times, “Several cast and crew members will be present following the 6:15 p.m. screenings Friday and Saturday, Oct. 24 and 25.”

Calling all Gardeners in the Mill Creek area!

Mill Creek Garden Club is looking for notable gardens in Mill Creek and surrounding communities for an open-to-the-public Garden Tour on Saturday, June 27, 2015.
Join the celebration in Mill Creek where gardens and art mingle. Garden of MCGC member. Photo courtesy of Mill Creek Garden Club, by Lila Johnson.

Mill Creek Garden Club is looking for notable gardens in Mill Creek and surrounding communities for an open-to-the-public Garden Tour on Saturday, June 27, 2015. We can select only five to six gardens for this year’s tour, so please contact us soon. Don’t be shy, show us your garden!

"Ayurvedic Immune Boosting Tips," from Kate Towell

In Ayurveda the subtle essence of the body is called Ojas. Ojas is a Sanskrit word meaning immunity, radiance, inner vitality, vigor, or life force.
Kate Towell shares Ayurveda‘s wisdom on how to maintain a strong immune system. Image courtesy of Kate Towell’s Blog.

In Ayurveda the subtle essence of the body is called Ojas. Ojas is a Sanskrit word meaning immunity, radiance, inner vitality, vigor, or life force. It protects and sustains us and determines our emotional, physical and mental health and happiness. Excellent Ojas comes from a consistent seasonal practice that honors the Ayurvedic principles of sustainable health and longevity.

Cascadia College’s first bachelor’s degree designed to expand job opportunities in Washington’s green economy

Cascadia College recently earned approval to offer its first baccalaureate degree from the State Board of Community and Technical Colleges beginning the fall quarter of 2015.
Cascadia College will offer a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Sustainable Practices. Image courtesy of Cascadia College.

Cascadia College recently earned approval to offer its first baccalaureate degree from the State Board of Community and Technical Colleges beginning the fall quarter of 2015.

Forever Home Dog of the Week – Alice

Alice is a lovely tan and black German Shepherd looking for her forever home.
Alice is a lovely tan and black German Shepherd that is ready to be a life-long companion. Photo courtesy of Homeward Pet Adoption Center.

Forever home dog of the week, Alice, is a lovely tan and black German Shepherd! This smart and energetic girl is ready to be a life-long companion. Alice is about five years in age and weighs about seventy-five pounds. She is a fun loving girl who enjoys play time, running around the yard with her friends, and being brushed.

Forever home kittens of the week - Chloe, Camille, Piper and Simon

Forever home kittens of the week, Chloe, Camille, Piper and Simon are very sweet kittens that have lots of energy.
Chloe, Camille, Piper and Simon are very sweet kittens that have lots of energy. Photos courtesy of the Community Cat Coalition.

Forever home kittens of the week, Chloe, Camille, Piper and Simon are very sweet kittens that have lots of energy. Their fur is mainly white with some tabby patches on the head, side and tail. They are about 16 weeks old.