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Big Band plays Boxley's

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:15AM

MachOne Jazz Orchestra, a 17-piece big band from Seattle, plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Boxley's in downtown North Bend.

Mount Si Senior Center hosts block party lunch, bake sale

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:14AM

Seniors benefit when you fill up at a special lunch and bake sale during the North Bend Block Party. Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. S., hosts the lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 19.

IGNITE Dancers take stage at Block Party

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:06AM

IGNITE Dance and Yoga’s dancers will be performing on the Main Stage, 2 p.m. Saturday during the North Bend Block Party. Boys and girls ages 5 to 19 will be dancing in tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, and hip hop styles.

Long live the King: Elvis returns for Block Party tribute to the King, George’s

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:16AM

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of George’s Bakery, Elvis Presley returns for a one-day-only show, 5 p.m. at the Community Stage.

Critters and kids at petting zoo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:09AM

Rabbits may just be magical. It sure seemed that way during past Block Party events, when John and Kim Connolly saw excited youngsters simply settle down and bond with baby bunnies—or cavies, guinea pigs, wallabies or chinchillas—at their Animal Encounters booth.

Watch or jump into line dance demo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:05AM

Whether you just want to watch and tap your foot along with the music or jump right in, there’s room for you in the Mount Si Senior Center’s line-dancing demo, starting at 2:30 p.m. on the community stage.

Fitness challenge: Mount Si Sports + Fitness tests mettle in demo

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:08AM

Mount Si Sports + Fitness is bringing the fitness challenge back to the North Bend Block Party.

Plan for added travel time over Snoqualmie Pass this weekend

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 2:00PM

Road closures from wildfires in north central Washington could reroute several thousand more vehicles onto Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass this weekend. The Washington State Department of Transportation predicts about 8,000 more vehicles could travel on I-90 on Friday and about 9,000 more vehicles on Sunday. Drivers need to plan for added travel time and pack their patience. For more information regarding statewide closures due to wildfires, visit the WSDOT Blog.

17-piece big band to play at Boxley's

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 9:29AM

MachOne Jazz Orchestra, a 17-piece big band from Seattle, plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Boxley's in downtown North Bend. The band featuries Charlotte Carruthers and Gene Oats on vocals, Brandon Bowman on lead trumpet and Nonda Trimis on drums.

New owner, open house today at Snoqualmie Valley Weight Loss Center

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 9:27AM

Teri Clark is the new owner and manager at Snoqualmie Valley Weight Loss Center. A past client and employee, Clark has kept the same location, at 213 Bendigo Blvd. N., North Bend, adding hours and inventory. An open house is 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 21. Visitors are welcome to sample products and meet the new owner.

That time of year: Tolt Reunion coming up

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 12:39PM

The Tolt High School Reunion is 11 a.m. Sunday August 3, at the Sno Valley Senior Center in Carnation.

Man draws knife to protest store return policy; Snoqualmie Valley police, fire calls

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 12:45PM

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

Out of the Past: Missing person search comes to Valley; Weyerhauser retires 1917 saw

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 12:38PM

The following items made the news 25 and 50 years ago in the Snoqualmie Valley, as reported in the Valley Record:

Here we go again: Businesses navigating Snoqualmie’s downtown construction, Phase 2

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:09PM

After a hot, busy Saturday with Thomas the Tank Engine, the grown-ups were navigating their way along the road construction tape and finding Sigillo Cellars. “Some parents were definitely ready for a little wine,” said Vicki Curnutt, tasting room manager at Sigillo tasting room. The Northwest Railway Museum’s big family excursion gave downtown Snoqualmie businesses a much-needed business boost, right before road construction goes into full swing.

Photo Gallery: A big day with Thomas the Tank Engine at Snoqualmie Depot

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:19PM

The 2014 “Day Out With Thomas” excursion, held over two weekends at Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie, draws thousands of visitors, babies to grandparents, to downtown.

Mount Si Lions, Leo Club help homeless children with collection

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:20PM

The Mount Si Lions and Mount Si Leo Clubs have been collecting items needed by local youth at risk. The clubs gathered toiletries, basic food items, socks, underwear, backpacks and snacks to donate to Friends of Youth in Snoqualmie and Kirkland as well as YouthCare in the University District in Seattle. This volunteer activity occurred at the club’s July meeting, hosted by Chris Butler in Fall City.

North Bend changes low-density zoning for more rural feel

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:22PM

As North Bend is growing, city officials are reconsidering how they want that growth to look, and more space is becoming a priority. In a special meeting July 1, the council established interim, or emergency standards for development in low-density residential zones, including an average lot size of 8,000 square feet (up from 6,500) with a minimum lot size of 7,500 square feet (up from 5,000).

Two Rivers School backers starting a PTSA; Meeting is Wednesday

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 4:23PM

Parents and locals are forming a PTSA, or parent-teacher-student association, at Two Rivers School in North Bend. Interested community members are invited to attend the Two Rivers School PTSA Organizing Meeting, 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at the North Bend Library.

Bands, bunnies, Twinkies and tunes: North Bend Block Party Photo Gallery

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 10:21AM

Ron Stettler of North Bend was so moved by Little Lion's performance, he approached the local band's singer and keyboard player, Madeline Wells, after her Community Stage performance with Parker O'Leary, and told her so. Stettler is a fan of North Bend's free downtown Block Party since year one, and was thrilled with how it went in year six.

Children's interviewer, writer needed for Snoqualmie Art Walk project

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 10:51AM

The Snoqualmie Arts Commission needs a local writer to interview children participating in the Finally Friday Art Walk, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 25, in downtown Snoqualmie. The writer will be credited and promoted throughout the city-wide tour of the artwork. "Drawing Together" is a mural art project for children ages 5-12. Participating artists draw together at communal art tables, designing images inspired by their creativity, and dreams about the community in which they live.

Excuse the mess: Downtown merchants rally with ‘Sip, Shop’

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 11:18AM

As a second phase of downtown Snoqualmie improvements starts kicking up dust, downtown merchants have rallied together to ensure tourists know they are still open for business. They started a “Sip, Shop & Savor Summer in Downtown Snoqualmie” campaign to showcase the business district between now and early September.

PSE Valley Golf Classic is Friday at Mount Si

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 11:07AM

The 2014 Puget Sound Energy Snoqualmie Valley Golf Classic starts at 8 a.m. Friday, July 25, at Mount Si Golf Course, 9010 Boalch Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. Cost is $99 per player, which includes a round of golf, lunch, and a goody bag at the beginning of the tournament. Play-style is a shotgun scramble.

Painting to close Carnation Farm Road bridge for 2 months

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 12:07PM

King County’s Roads division is repainting the landmark Stossel Bridge on Carnation Farm Road this summer. The 1951 bridge will be closed through Sept. 29 during the project, which will include removal of the old paint. The bridge will be closed to all but emergency vehicles during the project. The suggested detour for all other vehicles, including school buses, is to take S.R. 203 north to 124th Street, across the valley, then down West Snoqualmie Valley Road to Northeast 80th Street, which connects to Northeast Carnation Farm Road.

Snoqualmie Methodist summer camp is a ‘Workshop of wonders’

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 12:16PM

It’s time for children to grab a hammer, find a paintbrush, and put on creative thinking caps, at Snoqualmie United Methodist Church’s vacation Bible school thus summer Camp is 9 a.m. to noon, July 28 to Aug. 1 at the church, 38701 S.E. River St., Snoqualmie.

Fourth annual feast to preserve Valley farmland

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 12:15PM

Chefs from restaurants operated by John Howie and Tom Douglas will join celebrated cooks from many top-rated bistros on the Eastside at Jubilee Farm in Carnation on Saturday, July 26, to prepare a feast for the annual Taste of the Valley. The fourth annual banquet and auction to benefit the Snoqualmie Valley Preservation Alliance will feature products and produce grown and raised on family farms in the valley. Participating restaurants and vendors include the Herb Farm, Fall City Roadhouse, Copperleaf at Cedarbrook, Wildfin and Beecher’s Handmade Cheeses.

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