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Articles from the December 25, 2013 edition

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 By Pam Stevens    News    December 25, 2013

Merry Christmas!

Wishing you a safe and happy Christmas!...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    December 25, 2013

Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce honors community members for service

The Lake Stevens business community gathered at the Greater Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce's year-end gala on Friday, December 13, to honor a few local citizens for their service to Lake Stevens...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    December 25, 2013

A few of my favorite things

Growing up I always wondered why “These are a Few of My Favorite Things,” from The Sound of Music was considered a Christmas song. I think that maybe I’ve figured it out. Each holiday season, fr...

 
 By Don C. Brunell    Opinions    December 25, 2013

What's the plan?

This summer, the nation sweltered in a deadly heat wave.  High temperatures hovered near 100 degrees, the heat buckled highways in several states, and firefighters in Indianapolis evacuated 300 people from a senior living community when the air...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Stay safe this winter

‘Tis the season to be jolly, as the holiday saying goes. In many homes, this means a log on the fire, a trimmed tree, or a menorah glowing brightly. All these signs of the season bring feelings of comfort and joy to families. But what you may not...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Extra holiday DUI patrols on the road in Snohomish County

An average of 49 people lose their lives in traffic collisions between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day in Washington. For Snohomish County law enforcement agencies, that’s 49 too many, especially during the holidays. The month of December marks...

 
 By Dr. James L. Snyder    Church    December 25, 2013

My christmas cheer drama

I enjoy being cheerful and Christmas time is a special time to be cheerful and I try my best to live up to it. Occasionally, the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage will suggest I am going a little too far. During the rest of the year I stay out of...

 
 By Lisa Finley    Church    December 25, 2013

Fullfillment

An elderly couple was spending the night alone at home. The gentleman glanced up from his newspaper, looked over at his wife, who had become a Christian several months prior and saw her sitting across from him, reading her bible. He asked,...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Bauer named WESCO 3A/4A Assistant Principal of the Year

Monica Bauer, an assistant Principal at Lake Stevens High School (LSHS), was named WESCO 3A/4A Assistant Principal of the Year. The award, presented by the Washington Association of Secondary School...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

LSF recognizes 20 years of service

Lake Stevens Fire recognized Paramedic Carol Walradt at a recent Recognition Ceremony this month where she received her 20 Year Achievement Certificate. Lake Stevens Fire members gathered to...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Lake Stevens Fire welcomes new commissioner

Lake Stevens Fire welcomes Paul Gagnon as their newly elected Fire Commissioner. There were eight candidates on the ballot and the election recount was certified on December 9. Commissioner Gagnon...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Dickens Fair brings together community, raises food and money for local families

Hundreds of shoppers attended Lake Stevens School District's 27th annual Dickens Fair at Cavelero Mid High School on Saturday, Dec. 7. More than 90 vendors sold handcrafted items, while student...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Santa skiing Lake Stevens on Christmas

Don’t forget to watch for Santa Claus water skiing his way around beautiful Lake Stevens on Christmas morning! Grab your cameras and make a dash to the lake where viewing is best by 11 a.m. sharp! This is a great time to thank Santa for all of the...

 
 Columns    December 25, 2013

Age-Friendly Telephones Help Seniors Stay In Touch

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend some good age-friendly home telephones for elderly seniors? My 82-year-old mother has a difficult time hearing over the phone, and her vision and memory isn't so g...

 
 By Brandpoint    News    December 25, 2013

All the New Year's fun on half the budget

Ringing in the new year on a budget? The high price of New Year's Eve hotel accommodations doesn't have to keep you from celebrating in big-city style. Even the most sought-after New Year's Eve hotspo...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Merry Christmas from the Staff at the Lake Stevens Journal!

Merry Christmas from the Staff at the Lake Stevens Journal!...

 
 News    December 25, 2013

Be safe out there

Please don't drink and drive....