Spring arrives early for hungry bears

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Due to unseasonably warm weather, bears are on the move early this year, prompting state wildlife managers to remind the public about ways to avoid conflicts with black bears.

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Student of the Month - April 2015

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff


The Greater Woodinville Chamber of Commerce was pleased to honor Hannah Wong, a senior at Cedar Park Christian School. Hannah is pictured here with Garron Smith, high school administrator; Chad Shriner with Marketplace Sotheby’s International Realty and Student of the Month sponsor; and Kimberly Ellertson, director of marketing for the Woodinville Chamber.

Free skin cancer screening at Evergreen Health

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

SPOT Skin Cancer
Skin cancer affects one in five Americans, but it is often treatable if detected early. As part of its mission to advance the health of the community, EvergreenHealth in Kirkland is offering free skin cancer screenings to the public on Saturday, May 2.

Community members are invited to schedule an appointment by calling the 24/7 EvergreenHealth Nurse Navigator & Healthline at 425-899-3000.

Free parking is available in the Blue or Silver parking garages.

Saturday, May 2 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., appointments required.

Room Green 1-211
12040 NE 128th St.
Kirkland, WA 98034

Two upcoming blood drives

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

For the Northshore Interfaith Alliance:
    Tuesday, May 5
    1-7 p.m. (dinner break 3-3:45 p.m.)
    Cottage Lake Presbyterian Church
    18350 NE Woodinville-Duvall Place, Woodinville.

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Nontraditional students pursue college degrees for varied reasons

  • Written by Submitted by Janet Quinn Northshore School Board President

Late-night studying, anxious trips to the mailbox, persistent sleep-deprivation.

These are the hallmarks of spring in the household of a graduating high school senior. But while high school seniors are planning their next steps, what about parents who are also facing life changes as empty-nesters? One option: Return to college and pursuit of our own passions.

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