Member Announcements

Cascade Natural Gas Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Program Gives Sehome High School $41,098

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sehome High School earned $41,098 in rebates from Cascade Natural Gas (CNGC) for installing energy-efficient equipment. Join representatives from CNGC on Wednesday, May 15th at 2:30pm as they present a check to the school for their energy-efficient project. Following a voter-approved bond to implement energy-efficient equipment district-wide, the District worked with the CNG Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency program…

HealthQuest Programs Provided by Skagit Regional Health

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Elder Care Options: Gathering Your Support Team at Home Community members are invited to join Debbie Gann of Home Attendant Care for informational workshops focusing on care options available to the elder population. Gann has 30 years of experience working with senior citizens and their families as they plan for the future and work through…

Walmart Hiring Event on Wednesday, May 15

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Hiring For: Stocking and Unloading Cap TeamsShift: 4 am to 1 pm1 pm to 10 pm2 pm to 11 pm CashierShift: Varies Fresh Areas (Produce, Deli, Bakery and Meat)Shift: Varies Sales Associates (All Areas)Shift: 1 pm to 10 pm or 2 pm to 11 pm When: Wednesday, May 15th from 12pm to 3pm 1st: Prior to…

Fostering relationships key for successful business attraction efforts

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

EDASC staff already knew the parties involved when LAVLE, a maritime joint-venture company, contacted them in early 2018 about opening its headquarters in Anacortes. The relationships had been built over several years, as is typical when courting businesses, EDASC CEO John Sternlicht said. “Business attraction requires a time investment,” Sternlicht said. “You may be forging…

HKP Architect’s Austin Miles Becomes Building Conditions Assessment (BCA) Certified Consultant

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Austin Miles, Project Manager with HKP Architects, has successfully completed the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) Building Conditions Assessment (BCA) Training and joins the list of certified BCA consultants. BCA certified consultants are qualified to perform certified building condition assessments for study and surveys and asset preservation program buildings for School Facilities and…

Mount Vernon City Council Announces Ward 3 Community Meeting on May 14th

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Mount Vernon City Councilmembers Melissa Beaton, Mary Hudson and Richard Brocksmith have scheduled a Ward 3 Community Meeting on Tuesday, May 14th to encourage community discussion about important issues and to provide residents with the opportunity to voice their questions, concerns or observations about the City of Mount Vernon. The meeting will take place at 6:00…

Learn about Leadership Skagit, your local community leadership program

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

MOUNT VERNON — Leadership Skagit is hosting its annual information reception for those interested in learning about its 9-month community leadership program. The reception, sponsored by Banner Bank, will be held from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. May 7 at the Grand Willow Inn.Each year Leadership Skagit selects up to 35 current and emerging leaders from…

Community Action of Skagit County Volunteer Newsletter

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Volunteer Events in Skagit County Cumberland Creek StewardshipMay 4| Sedro-WoolleyVolunteers are needed to help with ivy and butterfly bush removal at Cumberland Creek . The property was acquired primarily to protect the salmon habitat found in the swales and side channels present on the property, and as a final part of a larger restoration effort…

Monthly News & Updates From McIntyre Hall

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Regular Box Office Hours: Tuesday – Friday 10am – 2pm & three hours prior to any ticketed performance. The Box Office will be closed Friday, May 24 – Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day Holiday. McIntyreHall.org Pacific Northwest OperaThe Ring of NibelungFridays, May 3 & 10    7:30pmSundays, May 5 & 12    3:00pmThe Ring of the Nibelung by…

The Mount Vernon Downtown Association Presents Summer Sips

By Mikayla King | May 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

June 1, 2019 5:00-8:00PM The MVDA is thrilled to present Summer Sips featuring in-store specials & events, craft beer, cider, spirits, and wine tastes at select locations, and Skagit Artists Studio Tour preview as we kick off summer! Businesses stay open late with unique experiences for you and your friends! TICKETS : $20, $25 day-of. Includes commemorative glass, 5 drink tickets,…