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Dining in: May your Christmas be merry, bright and full of good things to eat


Caring for gift plants

gardening During the holiday season, when garden chores outdoors don't have much appeal, there's the pleasure of tending indoor gardens.

Have a Little Bit of fun in New Year

therapeutic riding Keep up your aerobic fitness while helping children and adults with disabilities discover the benefits of therapeutic horseback riding.

What happens to food when the power goes out

food safety The Health Department urges residents to be aware of food safety in the event of power outages.

Holiday decorating: Set winter themes with color

holiday decorating To create a magical mood for a holiday party, organize a color theme, such as all red or white with silver or gold accents.

The Salvation Army needs food donations for Christmas dinner

food donations The Salvation Army will serve Christmas dinner for 500 hungry people and needs the community's help.

Investigate limousine services

limousine services To prevent unfortunate incidents and accidents,the Chauffeurs Professional Drivers Training organization urges people to ask these questions of limousine services before renting.

Golf classic benefits Childhaven

Childhaven benefit Steve Pool, KOMO TV News 4 weathercaster, and the Seattle Association of Life Underwriters presented a check for $37,000 to Childhaven Nov. 10.

Snohomish Conservation District sets annual plant sale

plant sale If you're looking for native trees, shrubs, plants for erosion control, or plants to enhance a pond or wetland, call Snohomish Conservation District and get a copy of their plant sale brochure.

Is your donation deductible?

tax deductions Only contributions made to certain types of tax-exempt organizations may be deductible as a charitable contribution on the donor's federal income tax return, says the IRS.

Video tricks catch up with Santa

video tricks Video camcorder owners can create the illusion that Santa Claus has been caught on tape Christmas Eve.

Quilter participates in national touring exhibit

quilting exhibition Nancy Lee Chong of Woodinville was invited by the Association of Pacific Northwest Quilters (APNQ) to create a quilt for a major national touring exhibition.

Bright ideas for holiday lighting

holiday lighting Today's holiday lights use energy efficiently and still provide enough light output to brighten the season. Keep these safety tips in mind...

Recycling options for yard debris

yard debris With the recent windstorm, huge quantities of trees, branches and other vegetation has fallen into the Bothell area.

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