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Skagit Valley College Receives Grant from Lumina Foundation’s Fund for Racial Justice and Equity

Posted on June 13, 2018

From a pool of 312 nationwide applicants, Skagit Valley College (SVC) was one of 19 college and universities selected to receive funding from Lumina Foundation’s Fund for Racial Justice and Equity, a project of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors. The fund was … Continue reading

Another National Marketing Award for What’s Your Avocado? Marketing and Public Relations

Posted on June 12, 2018

What’s Your Avocado? Marketing & Public Relations, based in Mount Vernon, WA, was honored with a First Place award at last month’s Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA) annual awards ceremony held this year in Cincinnati, Ohio. In the Writing … Continue reading

JUNE 15 DEADLINE for Discounted Registration for EDASC Golf Tournament!

Posted on June 11, 2018

Now through Friday, teams who register and pay before June 15 will receive a discount of $100 and their choice of starting hole. Registration for a team of 4 costs $600. Each golf team of 4 receives golfer goodie bags, … Continue reading

Port of Skagit – Fulfilling a Promise

Posted on June 11, 2018

The Port of Skagit is on track to assume ownership of the SWIFT (Sedro-Woolley Innovation for Tomorrow) Center from the State of Washington on June 29, 2018. The Port Commission and staff made a promise that under Port ownership, in … Continue reading

Christianson’s 15th Annual Rose Festival June 16

Posted on June 8, 2018

A Rosy Day Out;  Fifteenth Annual Rose Festival Back by popular demand, keynote speakers Ciscoe Morris and John Christianson will talk roses again this year! Before Ciscoe we are pleased that John “Rosebud” Harmeling will discuss climbing roses and Robyn … Continue reading

Kid’s Day at the Mount Vernon Farmers Market

Posted on June 8, 2018

Kid’s Day at the Market This Saturday, we invite the whole family to come out and enjoy the many family-friendly activities that will be going on at the market.  Look for the balloon at the booths that will be offering … Continue reading

Monthly News & Updates From McIntyre Hall

Posted on June 8, 2018

Center Stage E-News June  I  July  2018   Monthly News & Updates From McIntyre Hall   Greetings! Enjoy the final program of the 2017-2018 Season with Northwest Ballet Theater’s CINDERELLA ballet – Saturday, June 9 at 7:30pm. Call the McIntyre Hall Box Office, 360.416.7727 ext. … Continue reading

Join Land Title and Escrow for Free Clock Hour Training

Posted on June 8, 2018

The Skagit Women’s Alliance & Network (SWAN) is accepting applications for the SWAN Scholarship

Posted on June 7, 2018

Each year The SWAN Scholarship is awarded to women working or residing in Skagit County who hold an Associates, Bachelors, Masters or PhD Degree and are pursuing an enhanced standing or competence in their businesses or professions.   Applications are … Continue reading

Jewelry + Wine – A Wire Wrap Workshop at Tulip Valley Winery

Posted on June 7, 2018

Includes: Glass of wine, snacks, wire, tools, and a pretty stone to wrap or you can bring your own. Cost: $60   Tulip Valley Winery 16163 State Route 536, Mount Vernon, Washington 98273