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Encyclopedia > Everett, Washington
City of Everett
Official seal of City of Everett
Seal
County Snohomish
Government
 - Mayor Ray Stephanson
Area
 - City 123.4 km²  (47.6 sq mi)
 - Land 84.2 km² (32.5 sq mi)
 - Water 39.2 km² (15.1 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 - City 101,000 (city proper)
 - Density 1,199.5/km² (3,106.7/sq mi)
 - Metro 3,806,453
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 - Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Website: http://www.everettwa.org/

Everett is the county seat and largest city in Snohomish County, Washington located 25 miles north of Seattle. As of the 2000 census the city had a total population of 91,488, making it the 6th largest in the state and fourth-largest in the Puget Sound area. Because of growth and annexations, the population as of April 1, 2006 was estimated to be 101,100 by the Washington State Office of Financial Management. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ... Snohomish County is a county located in the U.S. state of Washington. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... To help compare orders of magnitude of different geographical regions, we list here areas between 1,000 km² and 10,000 km². See also areas of other orders of magnitude. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A time zone is a region of the Earth that has adopted the same standard time, usually referred to as the local time. ... PST is UTC-8 The Pacific Standard Time Zone (PST) is a geographic region that keeps time by subtracting eight hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) resulting in UTC-8. ... −12 | −11 | −10 | −9:30 | −9 | −8 | −7 | −6 | −5 | −4 | −3:30 | −3 | −2:30 | −2 | −1 | −0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... Though DST is common in Europe and North America, most of the worlds people do not use it. ... PDT is UTC-7 The Pacific Time Zone observes standard time by subtracting eight hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-8). ... −12 | −11 | −10 | −9:30 | −9 | −8 | −7 | −6 | −5 | −4 | −3:30 | −3 | −2:30 | −2 | −1 | −0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Snohomish County is a county located in the state of Washington. ... Official language(s) English Capital Olympia Largest city Seattle Area  Ranked 18th  - Total 71,342 sq mi (184,827 km²)  - Width 240 miles (385 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 6. ... City nickname Emerald City City bird Great Blue Heron City flower Dahlia City mottos The City of Flowers The City of Goodwill City song Seattle, the Peerless City Mayor Greg Nickels County King County Area   - Total   - Land   - Water   - % water 369. ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of cities in Washington state, USA, by population. ... Puget Sound For the liberal arts university located in this region, see University of Puget Sound. ...


Everett is home to the second-largest marina on the west coast of the United States and is the western terminus of the western segment of U.S. Highway 2. It is also home to Boeing's assembly plant for the 747, 767, 777, and the new 787 in the largest building in the world by volume at 116.5 million cubic feet (13.3 million cubic meters). United States Highway 2 is an east-west United States Highway. ... The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA, TYO: 7661 ) is an aerospace and defense corporation headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. ... The Boeing 747, commonly nicknamed the Jumbo Jet, is a long-haul, widebody commercial airliner manufactured by Boeing. ... American Airlines Boeing 767-300 at Gatwick Airport, England. ... The Boeing 777 is an American long-range wide-body twin-engined airliner built by Boeings Commercial Airplanes division. ... The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is a mid-sized, wide body, twin engined jet airliner currently under development by Boeings Commercial Airplanes unit and scheduled to enter service in May 2008. ...


In 1984, Everett was selected as the site of a U.S. Navy Homeport, Naval Station Everett. The port formally opened in 1992 and on January 8, 1997 welcomed the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln. Naval Station Everett is the United States Navys most modern facility. ... The second USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), nicknamed Abe, is the fifth Nimitz-class supercarrier in the United States Navy. ...

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History

Weyerhaeuser Lumber Mill, Everett Waterfront, c. early 1900s
Weyerhaeuser Lumber Mill, Everett Waterfront, c. early 1900s

Permanent settlement by European descendants of what is now Everett started in 1861 when Dennis Brigham built a cabin on a 160 acre claim on the shore of Port Gardner Bay. Over the next several years, a handful of settlers moved to the area but it wasn't until 1890 that plans for platting a town were conceived. Image File history File links Everettwaterfront. ... Image File history File links Everettwaterfront. ... Weyerhaeuser is one of the largest pulp and paper companies in the world; the worlds largest private owner of softwood timberland; and the second largest owner in the United States, behind International Paper. ...


In 1890, Henry Hewitt along with Charles Colby and Colgate Hoyt founded the Everett Land Company for the purpose of building the city of Everett, named after the son of Charles Colby, on some of the land surrendered by its original inhabitants under the 1855 Treaty of Point Elliott.Everett was officially incorporated on May 4, 1893, the year the Great Northern Railroad came to the town. Everett hoped that James Hill would make the town the terminus of his railroad. However Hill continued the railroad along the shore of Puget Sound to Seattle. Railroads and mines played a part in Everett's future. The mining community of Monte Cristo, depended on a railway for supplies. It was hoped that the railroad would cross the mountains and bring in traffic. For a while ore was smelted in Everett. Then sawmilling and port activity commenced. A dozen steam riverboats were built in Everett for the Yukon gold rush. Year 1855 (MDCCCLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... May 4 is the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Great Northern may refer to: the Great Northern Diver, Gavia adamsii, a bird the Great Northern War, a war fought by Russia, Denmark-Norway, and Saxony-Poland against Sweden the Great Northern Railway, an Irish railway the Great Northern Railway, a United States railroad the Great Northern Railway, a British... James J. Hill (September 16, 1838 – May 29, 1916), was a noted American railroad tycoon. ... Puget Sound For the liberal arts university located in this region, see University of Puget Sound. ... City nickname Emerald City City bird Great Blue Heron City flower Dahlia City mottos The City of Flowers The City of Goodwill City song Seattle, the Peerless City Mayor Greg Nickels County King County Area   - Total   - Land   - Water   - % water 369. ...


Everett was the place where several survivors of the Bellingham riots settled, until they were beaten and forcefully evicted by a mob on November 5, 1907. Everett also was the site of the Everett Massacre of 1916 which was an armed confrontation between a mob led by local Sheriff Donald McRae and IWW members. The IWW members were on the steamer Verona and sought to land, but Sheriff McRae denied them his permission. Shooting broke out and at least five IWW's were killed and two in the Sheriff's mob were killed, though they might have been accidentally shot by others in their allegedly drunken group. The Bellingham Riots occured on September 5, 1907, in Bellingham, Washington, USA. A large group of 400-500 white men with intentions to exclude the East Indian immigrants from the local work force forced their way into waterfront barracks, throwing the immigrants into the streets, beating them, and pocketing their... November 5 is the 309th day of the year (310th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 56 days remaining. ... Year 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... The Everett Massacre was an armed confrontation between sheriff deputies, vigilantes and Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) Union members, which took place on Sunday, November 5, 1916. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar). ... The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or the Wobblies) is an international union currently headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. At its peak in 1923 the organization claimed some 100,000 members in good standing, and could marshal the support of perhaps 300,000 workers. ... Paddle steamers — Lucerne, Switzerland. ...


Everett streets are named after each of the three founders. Adjacent streets Colby Avenue and Hoyt Avenue run north and south and are intersected by Hewitt Avenue running east and west just south of the BNSF Railway tracks cutting across Everett. The BNSF Railway (AAR reporting marks BNSF), headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is one of the four remaining transcontinental railroads and one of the largest railroad networks in North America (only one competitor, the Union Pacific Railroad, is larger in size). ...


For more on Everett history visit The Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History


Geography

Everett is located at 47°" West (47.963434, -122.200527)GR1. The city is one of the core cities comprising the Seattle-Tacoma-Olympia CMSA. Image File history File links Adapted from Wikipedias WA county maps by Bumm13. ... The Seattle metropolitan area includes the city of Seattle, Washington; King County, Washington; and several surrounding cities and counties in the Puget Sound area. ...


The core of Everett sits on the Port Gardner Peninsula, formed by Port Gardner Bay on the west and the Snohomish River to the north and east. Newer portions of the city generally extend southward from this point for a distance of approximately 8 miles. Port Gardner Bay is an inlet of Possession Sound on which the city of Everett, Washington is located. ... The Snohomish River is a river which starts with the confluence of the Skykomish and Snoqualmie rivers at Monroe, Washington. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau the city has a total area of 123.4 km² (47.7 mi²). 84.2 km² (32.5 mi²) of it is land and 39.2 km² (15.1 mi;oi²) of it is water. The total area is 31.79% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Climate

The climate of Everett is heavily influenced by marine air masses which tend to moderate temperatures with seasonal variations much less pronounced than inland areas.

30 year Climate Averages (Paine Field) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Avg high °F (°C) 46 (8) 49 (9) 53 (12) 58 (14) 64 (18) 68 (20) 73 (23) 74 (23) 69 (21) 60 (16) 51 (11) 45 (7) 59 (15)
Avg low temperature °F (°C) 34 (1) 35 (2) 37 (3) 41 (5) 46 (8) 51 (11) 54 (12) 54 (12) 49 (9) 42 (6) 37 (3) 34 (1) 44 (7)
Rainfall inches (mm) 4.37 (111.0) 3.41 (86.6) 3.86 (98.0) 2.96 (75.2) 2.57 (65.3) 2.26 (57.4) 1.32 (33.5) 1.35 (34.3) 2.09 (53.1) 3.25 (82.6) 5.11 (129.8) 4.99 (126.7) 37.54 (953.5)

A millimetre (American spelling: millimeter), symbol mm is an SI unit of length that is equal to one thousandth of a metre. ...

Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000 there are 91,488 people, 36,325 households and 21,613 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,086.9/km² (2,814.6/mi²). There are 38,512 housing units at an average density of 457.5/km² (1,184.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 81.05% White, 3.35% African American, 1.56% Native American, 6.31% Asian, 0.36% Pacific Islander, 3.13% from other races and 4.25% from two or more races. 7.15% of the population is Hispanic or Latino of any race. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 36,325 households out of which 31.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.1% are married couples living together, 12.5% have a female householder with no husband present and 40.5% are non-families. 31.7% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.40 and the average family size is 3.04. This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ...


In the city the population is spread out with 25.1% under the age of 18, 12.3% from 18 to 24, 33.3% from 25 to 44, 18.9% from 45 to 64 and 10.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 32 years. For every 100 females there are 103.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over there are 102.8 males.


The median income for a household in the city is $40,100 and the median income for a family is $46,743. Males have a median income of $35,852 versus $28,841 for females. The per capita income for the city is $20,577. 12.9% of the population and 10.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population 16.1% of those under the age of 18 and 12.1% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Education

Everett High School (part of Everett Public Schools)

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Higher education

Everett Community College (EvCC) is a 2-year college for some people, and is sometimes called a junior college. ... Western Washington University (also referred to as WWU or Western) is one of six state-funded, four-year universities of higher education in the U.S. state of Washington. ... ITT Technical Institute (often shortened to ITT Tech) is a private, for-profit, nationally accredited technical institute with over 85 campuses in over 30 states of the United States. ... City University is an institution of higher learning based in Bellevue, Washington. ... Ashmead College is a system of for-profit colleges located in the United States. ... Bryman College is a system of for-profit college in the United States. ... Henry Cogswell College is an institution of higher learning (for the artistically challenged ) located in Everett, Washington that offers bachelors degrees in business administration, computer science, digital arts, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and professional management. ...

High schools

Most of the city is serviced by the Everett School District (which also services areas south of the Everett, including the city of Mill Creek), however portions of southwestern Everett lie within the Mukilteo School District. Everett School District No. ... Mill Creek is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. ... Mukilteo School District No. ...

  • Everett High School - Located in North Everett on Colby Avenue
  • Cascade High School - Located in South Everett on E. Casino Road
  • Sequoia High School - Located at 3156 Rucker Avenue
  • Mariner High School - Located at 200 120th St. SW Everett, WA 98204 (Mukilteo School District) NOTE: Mariner High School is located outside the city limits in unincorporated Snohomish County, but has an Everett address.

Everett High Schools A Building Everett High School is a secondary school located in Everett, Washington which educates grades 9 through 12. ... Cascade is a name for several high schools in North America, including: Cascade High School, Cascade, Idaho Cascade High School, Everett, Washington This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title. ... Mariner High School can refer to two different schools: Mariner High School (Cape Coral, Florida) Mariner High School (Everett, Washington) Categories: | ...

Crime rates

In 2004, Everett had 62 rapes, which works out to 63.4 rapes per 100,000 people, twice the national average rate of 32.2 rapes per 100,000 people.


Everett also had a typically high car theft rate in 2004 as the rest of the Puget Sound region, with 1709.9 per 100,000 population.[1] In 2005, Everett's car theft rate was one of the highest in the nation; 2140.6, higher than Seattle's 1651, and nearly 4 times the national average of 526.5.[2]


The murder rate in 2004 was 3.1 per 100,000, lower than Seattle's 4.2 per 100,000 and the national average of 5.5 per 100,000.[3]

File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Everett Station The Everett Station is the main transit hub for the city of Everett, Washington, USA. It is located next to the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway tracks at 3201 Smith Avenue Everett, Washington. ...

Parks and gardens

Everett is home to 40 parks. The biggest parks are Walter E. Hall Park at 137 acres, Forest Park at 111 acres, Langus Riverfront Park at 96 acres, Kasch Park at 60 acres, Howarth Park at 28 acres, and Thornton A. Sullivan Park at 27 acres.[4] Walter E. Hall Park near the Boeing plant sports a golf course and a skate park, Forest Park a swimming pool, hockey, horseshoes, miles of trails and an animal farm, Langus Park a boat launch, Kasch Park four softball fields, Howarth Park a sandy beach on Puget Sound, and Thornton A. Sullivan Park hosts a sandy swimming beach on Silver Lake as well as public docks for fishing.


Forest park

Forest Park is the oldest public park in Everett. Its address is 802 E. Mukilteo Boulevard. The park is 111 acres and is home to a baseball field, miles of trails, a playground, and a pool. The pool is the crowning jewel of the park, complete with lifeguards. Hundreds of children take swimming lessons at the pool every year, making the pool an extremely valuable part of the parks system.


Jetty Island

Along the waterfront lies Jetty Island featuring large sandy beaches and relatively warm water. Jetty Island is the result of a failed attempt in the early 1900s by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to create a freshwater harbor west of downtown Everett. In summers, the City of Everett Parks and Recreation Department provides free ferry service to the island from the 10th Street Boat Launch.


Nishiyama Garden

Nishiyama Garden is a traditional Japenese garden located at the Nippon Business Institute at Everett Community College. It features Sukiya style wooden gates, gravel paths, stones, trees, a small stream and a portion of a famous Kintai Bridge from Iwakuni, Japan, one of Everett's sister cities. Everett Community College (EvCC) is a 2-year college for some people, and is sometimes called a junior college. ... Iwakuni, including the Kintai Bridge Iwakuni (岩国市; -shi) is a city located in Yamaguchi, Japan. ...


Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens

Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens (2.4 acres) is an arboretum and park located at the south end of Legion Park, at the intersection of Alverson and Marine View Drive. It is open daily with free admission. Gardens include sculpture and vistas of Puget Sound, as well as: An arboretum is a botanical garden primarily devoted to trees and other woody plants, forming a living collection of trees intended at least partly for scientific study. ... Puget Sound For the liberal arts university located in this region, see University of Puget Sound. ...

  • Conifer garden - includes Chamaecyparis lawsoniana, Chamaecyparis nootkatensis, Pfitzeriana Aurea, Picea glauca, and Strobus ‘Nana’.
  • Dahlia garden - a variety of dahlias.
  • Japanese Maple grove - 17 varieties of maples, with ferns and hydrangeas.
  • Perennial border - includes artichoke (Cynara scolymus), Japanese forest grass (Hakonechloa macra), giant hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis), dwarf waterlily (Nymphaea), and New Zealand flax (Phormium cookianum).
  • Small Urban Tree Walk
  • White border - flowers and foliage in white, silver, and blue.
  • Woodland garden - grotto with Knadhill and Exbury azaleas, lace-cap hydrangeas (Hydrangea macrophylla), and Pieris japonica.

Species Chamaecyparis formosensis Chamaecyparis lawsoniana Chamaecyparis obtusa Chamaecyparis pisifera Chamaecyparis taiwanensis Chamaecyparis thyoides The genus Chamaecyparis is one of several genera within the family Cupressaceae that have the common name cypress; for the others, see cypress (disambiguation). ... Species Chamaecyparis formosensis Chamaecyparis lawsoniana Chamaecyparis obtusa Chamaecyparis pisifera Chamaecyparis taiwanensis Chamaecyparis thyoides The genus Chamaecyparis is one of several genera within the family Cupressaceae that have the common name cypress; for the others, see cypress (disambiguation). ... Species About 35; see text. ... There are three main subgenera of Pinus, the subgenus Strobus (White pines or soft pines), the subgenus Ducampopinus (Pinyon, Bristlecone and Lacebark pines), and the subgenus Pinus (Typical pines, or yellow or hard pines). ... Species 30 species, 20,000 cultivars Dahlia is a genus of bushy, summer- and autumn-flowering, tuberous perennial plants native to Mexico, where they are the national flower. ... Classes Psilotopsida Equisetopsida Marattiopsida Pteridopsida (Polypodiopsida) this dnt make sense A fern is any one of a group of about 20,000 species of plants classified in the phylum or division Pteridophyta, also known as Filicophyta. ... Species See text Hydrangea (common name also Hydrangea; pronounced haidréindʒiə) is a genus of about 70-75 species of flowering plants native to southern and eastern Asia (from Japan to China, the Himalaya and Indonesia) and North and South America. ... Species Cynara alba Cynara algarbiensis Cynara auranitica Cynara baetica Cynara cardunculus Cynara cornigera Cynara cyrenaica Cynara humilis Cynara hystrix Cynara scolymus Cynara syriaca Note that this list may include some synonyms Cynara is a genus of about 10 species of thistle-like perennials in the family Asteraceae, originally from the... Species Hyssopus ambiguus (Trautv. ... Species About 50 species, including: Nymphaea alba- European White Water-lily Nymphaea amazonium Nymphaea ampla Nymphaea blanda Nymphaea caerulea- Egyptian Blue Water-lily Nymphaea calliantha Nymphaea candida Nymphaea capensis- Cape Blue Water-lily Nymphaea citrina Nymphaea colorata Nymphaea elegans Nymphaea fennica Nymphaea flavovirens Nymphaea gardneriana Nymphaea gigantea- Australian Water-lily... Binomial name Phormium tenax New Zealand Flax (Phormium tenax), known as Harakeke by New Zealand Maori for many centuries, was and still is one of the most versatile plants on earth. ... Exbury Gardens is situated just to the East of Beaulieu across the river from Bucklers Hard. ... Species see text Source: The Rhododendron page, and some research. ... Species See text Hydrangea (common name also Hydrangea; pronounced haidréindʒiə) is a genus of about 70-75 species of flowering plants native to southern and eastern Asia (from Japan to China, the Himalaya and Indonesia) and North and South America. ... Pieris is two different genera: Pieris is a plant genus in the Ericaceae family. ...

Professional sports teams

Club Sport Founded League Venue Logo
Everett AquaSox Baseball 1984 Northwest League Everett Memorial Stadium
Everett Silvertips Hockey 2003 Western Hockey League Everett Events Center
Everett Hawks Arena Football 2004 AF2 Everett Events Center
Everett Explosion Basketball 2006 IBL Everett Events Center

The Everett AquaSox are a minor league baseball team in Everett, Washington, USA. They are a Class A team in the Northwest League, and have been a farm team of the Seattle Mariners since 1995. ... A view of the playing field at Busch Memorial Stadium, St. ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... The Northwest League is a class A minor league. ... Everett Memorial Stadium is a stadium in Everett, Washington. ... Image File history File links Everett. ... The Everett Silvertips are a major junior hockey team in the Western Hockey League that plays in Everett, Washington. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Western Hockey League is one of the three hockey Major Junior Tier I leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... The Everett Events Center is an 8,250-seat multi-purpose arena in Everett, Washington. ... Image File history File links Everettsilvertips. ... The Everett Hawks are a professional arena football team. ... Arena football is a sport invented by Jim Foster, a former executive of the United States Football League and the National Football League. ... shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... af2 (short for arenafootball2) is the name of the Arena Football Leagues minor league, which started play in 2000. ... The Everett Events Center is an 8,250-seat multi-purpose arena in Everett, Washington. ... Image File history File links EverettHawks. ... The Everett Explosion are an International Basketball League (2005-) team based in Everett, Washington. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The International Basketball League is a U.S.-based professional basketball summer league featuring teams from the West Coast and the Midwest. ... The Everett Events Center is an 8,250-seat multi-purpose arena in Everett, Washington. ... Image File history File linksMetadata EverettExplosion. ...

Notable Everett natives or residents

Sports

Chris Chandler is a quarterback for the St. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Dennis Erickson (born March 24, 1947, in Everett, Washington) is the head coach of the Arizona State Sun Devils football team. ... Mike Price (born 1946) is an American football coach, currently the head coach at the University of Texas-El Paso (UTEP). ... Thomas Lee (Tom) Cable, Jr, (b. ... Grady Sizemore III (born August 2, 1982, in Seattle, Washington) is a Major League Baseball center fielder who currently plays for the Cleveland Indians. ... Clifford Earl Torgeson (born January 1, 1924 Snohomish, Washington - died November 8, 1990 Everett, Washington) was an American first baseman in Major League Baseball with a 15-year career from 1947 to 1961. ... Walter Miller Thornton (February 18, 1875 in Lewiston, Maine - July 14, 1960 in Los Angeles, California) was a Major League Baseball player who played from 1895 through 1898 for the Chicago Colts and the Chicago Orphans. ...

The arts

Donna Barr (born 1952 in Everett, Washington) is an American comic book author and cartoonist. ... Chuck Close (born Charles Thomas Close July 5, 1940, Monroe, Washington) is an American photorealistic painter and photographer. ... Nancy Coleman Nancy Coleman (December 30, 1912 - January 18, 2000) was an American film, television and radio actress. ... David Eddings (born July 7, 1931) is an American author who has written several best-selling series of epic fantasy novels. ... Carol Kaye (b. ... Kenny Loggins (born Kenneth Clark Loggins on January 7, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter best known for a number of soft rock and adult contemporary hit singles beginning in the 1970s. ... Peg Phillips (September 20, 1918 - November 7, 2002) was born Margaret Linton in Everett, Washington. ... Anne Quast (born August 31, 1937 in Everett, Washington) is an American golf champion. ... Cherie Witter is an American model and actress. ... BERNIE WEBBER (1923 - 2006) Distinguished Snohomish County Artist of the Year 2004 Having Grown up in Everett, Washington, Bernie Webber witnessed the region’s development and his watercolor paintings still tell the story. ... Patrick G. Duffy (born March 17, 1949 in Townsend, Montana) is an American television actor. ...

Criminal

Ryan Gibson Anderson (born 1978), is an American convicted of attempting to engage in espionage for al-Qaeda, charges amounting to attempted treason. ... Naveed Afzal Haq (born September 23, 1975) is an American man of Pakistani descent who committed the July 2006 Seattle Jewish Federation shooting. ... Dean Arthur Schwartzmiller (born July 7, 1941 in Snohomish, Washington) is an alleged American child molester. ...

Political and business

  • Former Minnesota governor and politician David Marston Clough
  • Congressman and Senator Henry M. Jackson

David Marston Clough (December 27, 1846 – August 28, 1924) was an American politician. ... Henry Martin Scoop Jackson (May 31, 1912 – September 1, 1983) was a U.S. Congressman and Senator for Washington State from 1941 until his death. ...

Historic district

Henry M. Jackson's home Everett, Washington

The Everett historic district runs from around 8th Street to 25th Street, north to south and from Broadway to Grand Avenue, east to west. The district contains many old stately homes including the home of the former U.S. Senator Henry M. Jackson on Grand Avenue. File links The following pages link to this file: Everett, Washington Henry M. Jackson Colonial house Categories: GFDL images ... File links The following pages link to this file: Everett, Washington Henry M. Jackson Colonial house Categories: GFDL images ... Henry Martin Scoop Jackson (May 31, 1912 – September 1, 1983) was a U.S. Congressman and Senator for Washington State from 1941 until his death. ... Henry Martin Scoop Jackson (May 31, 1912 – September 1, 1983) was a U.S. Congressman and Senator for Washington State from 1941 until his death. ...


Neighborhoods

The city of Everett maintains an Office of Neighborhoods which facilitate communication between the city and the 19 established neighborhood associations, with one proposed neighborhood/mixed-use developement.


Each of the officially recognized neighborhood associations operate independently to better their established geographic areas within the city. The neighborhoods are:

  • Bayside - comprising much of the central business district, the waterfront, and the surrounding residential areas.
  • Boulevard Bluffs - primarily residential area of the city bordering Mukilteo.
  • Cascade View - residential area in South Everett, north of Everett Mall
  • Delta - primarily residential area north of downtown Everett
  • Everett Mall South - the area surrounding Everett Mall, a mix of residential and commercial areas.
  • Evergreen - primarily residential area in South Everett.
  • Glacier View - older residential area south of downtown.
  • Harborview-Seahurst-Glenhaven - older residential areas south of downtown.
  • Holly - a mix of residential, commercial, and industrial areas on the southern edge of the city.
  • Lowell - formerly an independent town, Lowell is a primarily residential area southeast of downtown.
  • Northwest - older residential areas northwest of downtown.
  • Pinehurst-Beverly Park - mix of residential and commercial developments in South Everett.
  • Port Gardner - residential neighborhoods south of downtown.
  • Riverside - areas just northeast of downtown.
  • Seaway Park - Industrial complex with residential developements located near the Boeing Plant.
  • Silver Lake - residential and commercial areas surrounding Silver Lake in the extreme southeastern part of the city.
  • South Forest Park - residential neighborhood near downtown.
  • Valley View-Sylvan Crest-Larimer Ridge - residential areas in southeast Everett.
  • View Ridge-Madison - residential areas near downtown, or central part of Everett.
  • Westmont - primarily multi-family housing in the southwestern part of the city.

Mukilteo is a city located in Snohomish County, Washington. ...

Points of interest

Everett Mall is a 673,000-square foot indoor/outdoor shopping mall located in Everett, Washington. ... Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens (2. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Boeings Everett, Washington Factory is where Boeing 747s, Boeing 767s, Boeing 777s, and the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner are built. ...

Sister cities

Everett has the following sister city relationships, according to [5]: Sign denoting twin towns of Neckarsulm, Germany Town twinning is a concept whereby towns or cities in geographically and politically distinct areas are paired with the goal of fostering human contact and cultural links. ...

Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Sovetskaya Gavan (Russian: Советская Гавань) - city in Russia, in Khabarovsk Krai, port on the Strait of Tartary (part of Sea of Japan), eastern terminus of the BAM railway line. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Iwakuni, including the Kintai Bridge Iwakuni (岩国市; -shi) is a city located in Yamaguchi, Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland. ...

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Everett, Washington - LoveToKnow 1911 (244 words)
EVERETT, a city, a sub-port of entry, and the county-seat of Snohomish county, Washington, U.S.A., on Puget Sound, at the mouth of the Snohomish river, about 35 m.
The city is served by the Northern Pacific and the Great Northern railways, being the western terminus of the latter's main transcontinental line, by interurban electric railway, and by several lines of Sound and coasting freight and passenger steamboats.
Everett was settled in 1891 and was incorporated in 1893.
Everett, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1058 words)
Everett was the place where several survivors of the Bellingham riots settled, until they were beaten and forcefully evicted by a mob on November 5, 1907.
Everett also was the site of the Everett Massacre of 1916 which was an armed confrontation between a mob led by local Sheriff Donald McRae and IWW members.
Everett, WA is proudly portrayed by its citizens and by their involvement in their [3]neighborhood associations.
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