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Twinkie tough, cake-eating contest comes to Block Party: ‘Let ‘em go ‘til they quit’

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:21AM

Every Block Party, Twede’s Cafe hosts an eating competition. Winners earn… well, bragging rights mainly, and a small shining piggy trophy. For competitors at this year’s event, the golden prize is actually in the eating itself.

Soothing sounds of Snoqualmie Strings

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:03AM

The Snoqualmie Strings youth orchestra plays at noon, Saturday, at the community stage. Student musicians will be performing their summer song selection.

Letter | Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank celebrates new 
federal nonprofit status

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:17AM

It is with great joy that the Snoqualmie Valley Food Bank (SVFB) would like to share that we have achieved 501(c)(3) tax exempt status from the IRS.

Pasado's spay clinic stops in Carnation Saturday

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:13AM

Pasado’s Safe Haven’s Mobile Spay & Neuter Clinic will be at Carnation Elementary School, 4950 Tolt Ave., starting at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, July 19.

Find the way: Learn about geocaching, way-finding at Block Party

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:09AM

Meet up with North Bend resident Berry Rogers during the North Bend Block Party, and learn a new way to explore your town, and the great outdoors.

Hippie style: Make tie-dye shirts at Chaplin’s North Bend Chevrolet.

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:00AM

Children are invited to make their own tie-dyed shirts at a special Block Party booth run by staff from Chaplin’s North Bend Chevrolet, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. while supplies last.

The future of jazz: Student musicians join pros for special performance

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 10:00AM

For years, North Bend's Boxley's Place has helped young musicians hone their skills in front of a live audience. Boxley's manager Danny Kolke is bringing that Future Jazz Heads program to the streets, with a set of the Valley's best up-and-coming young jazz musicians playing alongside local pros and legends during the North Bend Block Party.

Tolt Museum announces Saturday openings

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:36AM

The collections of the Tolt Historical Society are on view year-round by appointment, and for this summer, on one Saturday each month.

Welcome to the Block Party

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 10:33AM

North Bend’s annual Block Party began in 2009 as a way to promote and celebrate the city’s downtown. It was instantly popular, and today offers a venue for music and live entertainment, family-friendly activities, vendors, food and snacks, and community activities.

Get your dance on: Cascade Dance team in Block Party lineup

  • Jul 18, 2014 at 11:03AM

Cascade Dance’s Senior Company, made up of youths ages 13 and older, and Junior company, ages 10 to 12, will present an array of jazz, lyrical, and musical theatre pieces, some of which they have been working on since October.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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:

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.

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