Mountlake Terrace Arts Festival Coming This Fall

I’ve heard people often say that they love living here in Mountlake Terrace but wish there was more to do. When public events like Tour de Terrace and the Easter Egg Hunt are planned, they generally have a huge turnout. In less than two weeks the farmer’s market will debut and a large turnout is…

Clifford Burkey Exhibit Opens May 1

The Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission presents the Clifford Burkey Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue West. Burkey, a Seattle resident, paints beautiful watercolors with special techniques he developed to bring out the intensity and vibrancy of color that is typical of his work. Burkey has garnered several awards as a regular participant…

Terrace student finalist in King FM competition

A Mountlake Terrace High School student is a finalist in King FM’s Ten Grands Young Artists Awards. Jack Walters, a 17-year old clarinet player, is one of 21 students from area high schools who remain in the contest. The public are invited to vote for their favorite musician on King FM’s web site until Friday,…

Donna Jean Perry Exhibit Opens April 1

The Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission presents the Donna Jean Perry Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue West. A northwest native, Perry won the 2006 Arts of the Terrace City Purchase Award. Perry began painting at the age of eight in a variety of media, but gravitated to collage and has been working…

MTHS jazz band at the paramount [VIDEOS]

Last Friday, the Mountlake Terrace High School Jazz band performed at the Paramount in an event called ‘Hot Java, Cool Jazz.’ Here are a couple videos from the event:

MTHS Jazz Band at the Paramount this Friday

The Mountlake Terrace High School jazz band will be playing at the Paramount this Friday. The event is Starbucks’ 15th anniversary of their ‘Hot Java, Cool Jazz’ program. Here’s a brief description of the program: The successful Starbucks jazz program, Hot Java Cool Jazz, celebrates its 15th Anniversary at The Paramount Theatre. As part of…

MTHS student's film accepted to Seattle International Film Festival

A Mountlake Terrace senior, Nick Terry, has recently had his film “Senior Prom” accepted in to the Seattle International Film Festival FutureWave program. We covered the film back in December when it premiered at the high school. The Hawkeye, Mountlake Terrace High School’s newspaper, has more: Guidelines to the program state that entered films must…

MTHS musical debuts this weekend

The Mountlake Terrace drama department is preforming “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” beginning this Friday, March 5th. “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is Tony Award-winning musical by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn. From Wikipedia, “The show centers around a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School….

the Jim Farrand Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library

The MLT library has a new art exhibit starting this week: The Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission presents the Jim Farrand Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue West. Farrand works in watercolors and paints big, bold, colorful shapes that are at times semi- abstract and playful. A Seattle-based artist, Jim Farrand grew up…

MLT Seniors talent show February 27

The Mountlake Terrace Super Seniors & Friends proudly present Shooting for the Stars, a sensational talent show at Bethesda Lutheran Church. Performers will include Hawaiian hula dancers, the Bethesda Jammers (Bethesda’s jazz ensemble), singers Rodel Baldoz and Shirley’s Girls, a reading of “Be Still and Listen” by author Meryl Jobe, and a pantomime performance by…

Free Wi-Fi in Mountlake Terrace

Looking for somewhere with free WiFi in Mountlake Terrace? Here’s a list of a couple places we know of. If there are others, let us know in the comments. Cinebarre Canyon’s Crazy Moose Casino Ringer’s Urban City Coffee Lounge MLT Library Sorelli Pizza the Getaway Tavern

Where to Watch the 2010 Superbowl in Mountlake Terrace

NOTE: This is for the 2010 Superbowl. All these locations are likely showing the 2011 game to but call ahead to double check. Still undecided on where you’ll watch the big game today? Here’s a quick recap of where you can watch the game in MLT: Sorelli Pizza (an MLTnews sponsor) Doors open at 10…

Superbowl XLIV In MLT

While some of us stock our beer supplies at home, gather up the plastic cups, pull out the key jars, and prepare  food products that will make our doctors scream for us to start an immediate regiment of Lipitor in ritualistic preparation of our gridiron-classic parties, others out there may be looking for a place…

Sorelli Pizza Hosts First Monthly Karaoke Night

Mountlake Terrace is not exactly known for it’s nightlife. If you drive around any time after 9 pm you’re likely to see mostly closed businesses and empty parking lots. That’s why it’s exciting to see one local business provide some fun for adults and kids on the last Saturday of every month. Sorelli Pizza is…

Seaun Richards of the Red Onion awarded Police Chief’s Citation

At last week’s city council meeting, Seaun Richards, the owner of the Red Onion, was recognized for his contribution to the “shop with a cop” program during this past holiday season. Police Chief Gregory Wilson said a few words about how the “shop with a cop” event came to be before presenting Seaun Richards with…

Seattle Weekly Visits Cinebarre

The Seattle Weekly recently visited Cinebarre in Mountlake Terrace and has a review up on their web site: Situated in a strip mall, next to an Office Depot and a urology clinic, Cinebarre replaced the old Mountlake 9, previously operated by Regal, the nation’s largest movie exhibitor. The industry rule at work is: If you…

Voula's Donating All Proceeds Today to Haiti Earthquake Relief

Voula’s resteraurant in Mountlake Terrace is donating all of their proceeds today to the Harvest Foundation, an Christian organization working in Haiti. An update from yesterday on the foundation’s web site says that they are partnering with Dominican churches to get much needed supplies from the Dominican Republic to communities in Haiti since Dominican vehicles…

Dick McMahon Exhibit Opens at the Library

There is a new art exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace library during the month of January: The Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission presents the Dick McMahon Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue West through January 31. A Seattle resident since 1953, photographer Dick McMahon has had a lot of time to amass an…

Photos: Mountlake Terrace Transit Center

I recently came across these great photos of the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center from local photographer, Stephen De Vight. See more of Stephen’s photos by visiting his web site https://stephendevight.com/

The Red Onion Raises $1,200 for "Shop with a Cop"

Here’s an update from the city on the Red Onion’s efforts to raise money to purchase gifts for needy children in Mountlake Terrace: The Red Onion Burger restaurant in conjunction with the City of Mountlake Terrace Police Department will be hosting shop with a cop this holiday season. The Red Onion has received $1,200 dollars…

The Red Onion Getting Festive

Three items of note about the Red Onion this week: The one and only Santa Claus is visiting the restaurant on Thursday, December 17, form 4 to 8 pm. Bring the kids and have a burger with Santa. The Red Onion is holding a raffle to raise money for the “Shop With a Cop” program….

"Senior Prom" Mockumentary Screening Dec. 16 at MTHS

Nicholas Terry is a senior at Mountlake Terrace high school. For his senior project, he decided to make a full-length film called “Senior Prom” which will have it’s world premier (it’s free!) this Wednesday night, December 16, at Mountlake Terrace High School. The film is done in the style of a a mockumentary, similar to…

Three Bazaars This Saturday

We already told you about the Mountlake Terrace High School Parent, Teacher and Student Association bazaar at MLT high school on Saturday but there is also another bazaar at Mountlake Terrace Elementary on Saturday as well: Come browse at the tables of very talented members of the Mountlake Terrace community. Sales begin at 10:00 in…

Alexandra Knight Exhibit Opens

Here is news from the City that a new art exhibit at the library opens today: The Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission presents the Alexandra Knight Exhibit at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Avenue West. Inspired by her peers and instructors, Knight focuses her studio work on photography while still completing paintings featuring stylized forms…

MMA in MLT

Both Big E’s and Ringer’s often advertise the fact that they show MMA fights but now you have a chance to see some MMA live in Mountlake Terrace. Friday night there is an event at the Nile Temple called Knockout at the Nile 2. Weigh Ins for the “Knockout at the Nile 2” will be Ellersick Brewery…