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What to expect in Tour de Terrace

What to expect in Tour de Terrace

By Nick Fiorillo
July 19
Filed under The425

Whether you want to be tossed around by a carnival ride, let your ears rejoice to some live music, or simply gaze at the firework-lit sky, the 19th annual Tour De Terrace is the place to be. This year’s festival, a Seafair sanctioned event, runs from July 27th to 29th. Here’s a breakdown of what...

Invasive and nuisance species of Mountlake Terrace

By Nick Fiorillo
July 11
Filed under recent, The425

Invasive species are not native to the area they are in and are causing harm to the area. Mike Shaw, the Stormwater Program Manager for the city of Mountlake Terrace, has spent a lot of time trying to deal with the invasive species and the nuisance species (species that are native but are harmful). N...

Farmers Market premieres

Farmers Market premieres

By Abigail Solomon
June 19
Filed under Multimedia, The425

%%wppa%% %%slide=4%% Friday, June 1 marked the beginning of the annual summer farmers market located at 23208 56th Ave. W. The MLT Farmers Market will continue to be open every Friday from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. until Sept. 28. Elementary school students from Terrace Park also came to the grand...

Terrace road construction: Headaches now, but benefits later

Terrace road construction: Headaches now, but benefits later

By Gurminder Singh
June 15
Filed under recent, The425

  The 212th St. S.W. construction has been causing staff and students headaches ever since it began on April 23. The cities of Mountlake Terrace and Lynnwood are working together on the overlay project, with construction costs an estimated $1.08 million. Funded mainly by a Federal Highway Administration grant, the project will repair parts of the previous cracke...

Sound Transit plans light rail to MLT, Lynnwood by 2023

Sound Transit plans light rail to MLT, Lynnwood by 2023

By Will Khadivi
May 1
Filed under The425

Driving to Downtown Seattle on Interstate 5 during peak times from Mountlake Terrace is often described as a nightmare and with the population of the area growing, the problem is only getting worse. To help ease traffic, Sound Transit (ST) is planning to expand Link Light Rail to Lynnwood by 2023. The...

Extreme Makeover: Firefighters Memorial Park Edition

By Nick Fiorillo
May 1
Filed under The425

Karla Frankenberg is reminded of happy memories when she sits on her deck and sees and hears the kids playing at Firefighters Memorial Park. “I used to always take my grandkids over there, Frankenberg said.” Frankenberg is a member of the Subcommittee of the Parks of Mountlake Terrace, and has played a huge role in deciding the future of Firefighters Memorial Park. Fi...

Kayak Point Park restoration

By Nathan Koplitz
April 18
Filed under The425

The first phase of the restoration of Kayak Park was completed in the late 2007, and entailed geomorphic assessments used to support the development of three conceptual beach and backshore restoration designs. A final design would be chosen and completed to a 30% and 100% stage in the second phase. Recently...

‘Green collar’ housing set to be the future in Mountlake Terrace

By Gurminder Singh
April 18
Filed under The425

In downtown Mountlake Terrace new apartments are under construction; the name of the complex will be Arbor Village. These apartments are going to be the largest advancement since the Mountlake Terrace center plan was assembled in 2006. Arbor Village “should be completed in about 16 to 17 months,...

Bothell annexation: Round two

Bothell annexation: Round two

By AnhViet Nguyen
April 16
Filed under News, The425

[media-credit id=49 align="alignleft" width="300"][/media-credit]Bothell annexation campaign signs on Nike Hill in unincorporated Snohomish County. It was only a few months ago in November when the city of Bothell proposed to annex areas of unincorporated Snohomish County - a plan which was rejected...

Alternative grocer enters the425

By Nick Fiorillo
March 24
Filed under The425

Whole Foods Market is bringing food that is fresh, natural, and organic to Lynnwood. The supermarket, which opened today,  is located at 2800 196th St. S.W., the former location of Circuit City. Store Team Leader Mindy Jahn said there were many reasons why Lynnwood was chosen as a location. “Lynnwood...

Buffalo Wild Wings is chargin’ in

By Nick Fiorillo
March 24
Filed under The425

A hot new restaurant is moving into Lynnwood. Buffalo Wild Wings is where you can watch the game while your mouth is blazing! The doors will open within the next couple of months. The new restaurant will be located on 18508 33rd Ave. W., the former location of Billy McHale’s. The new Lynnwood location...

The need to know about the Community Transit changes

By Terrah Short
February 23
Filed under The425

As of Feb. 20, Community Transit will reduce 20 percent of its bus service due to the result of the recession and the slow recovery of the economy. This is the second major service cut in less than three years. These cuts are necessary to bring current expenses below revenues so the agency can continue...

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