The December 15th Snohomish County Superior Court hearing was supposed to determine the status of the Mill Creek City Council seat vacated by Sean Kelly. With a partial ruling that may be appealed and a new court challenge, the situation is far from settled.
47 Everett Public Schools elementary and middle school robotics teams competed against other regional districts in December to qualify for the semifinal competition to be held at Amazon’s Doppler Building in Seattle. Six of the 47 Everett Public Schools robotics teams advanced.
The College Board recently placed the Everett School District on their 8th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for increasing the number of students taking Advanced Placement classes and increasing the number of students earning a “3” or higher on the Advanced Placement exams.
After numerous discussions over the past few months, at their December 6th regular meeting, the Mill Creek City Council unanimously chose “Exploration Park” as the new name for the park in the North Point neighborhood.
Jackson High School senior Sriharshita Musunuri received a $25,000 scholarship as one of four national finalists at the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science, and Technology, which was held in Washington, DC, the week of December 5th.
Eighty-four high school students without a legal guardian or a stable place to stay over the winter break received a small dose of holiday cheer this week. Hygiene kits, warm clothing, gift cards and other presents were purchased by employees of Community Transit and the Everett Community Service Office of the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) as part of their Giving Tree programs.