Ronald Bog Blog

Some residents from our neighbor to the south, the city of Shoreline, run a great blog similar to ours for their fine city. I love the name they chose: Ronald Bog Blog. Ronald bog is a pond in Shoreline near Meridian and 175th. It was historically a peat bog wetland but was mined for its…

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Premera Donates $5K to Edmonds Food Bank

Premera Blue Cross, the largest employer in Mountlake Terrace, has donated $5,000 to the Carol Rowe Food Bank run by Edmonds United Methodist Church. Premera Blue Cross has about 3,000 employees. The second largest employer in Mountlake Terrace is the Edmonds School District with around 350 employees. The Edmonds Beacon reports the following: Premera Blue…

New Mountlake Terrace Police Chief

Well okay, not really. City press release: MOUNTLAKE TERRACE–On Tuesday, June 9, 2009, the City of Mountlake Terrace Police Department welcomed Chief Angus Benson. Angus is a 7-year-old student at Mountlake Terrace Elementary School (Go Hawks!). His family bid on the opportunity to be Chief for a Day at his school’s silent auction this year….

Race For the Cure

King 5 has a great story about a Mountlake Terrace couple participating in Sunday’s Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Heidi Martinson was diagnosed with breast cancer just in April, she started chemotherapy last week. Even with the side-effects of chemo, Heidi and her husband, Randy, who works at Boeing, will be hoping to…

Vote for the MLT Pool

The Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion has been nominated for “Best Swim Lessons” in Nickelodeon’s 2009 Parents’ Picks Awards. From Nickelodeon: “Nickelodeon’s ParentsConnect is an informational, community-based Web site for parents to connect with local family events, great deals and activities, age-relevant content, and other parents.” So basically if the Mountlake Terrace pool were to win,…

Seattle Area Neighborhood Blogs

I’ve compiled a map of most of the Seattle area hyperlocal neighborhood blogs. This is an easy place to send your friends to who are looking for ways to get more involved in their local community. View the embedded map below or view in Google Maps. The map is editable by anyone so feel free…

MLTnews.com On Your iPhone & iPod Touch

We’ve just added support for an easier way to view MLTnews.com on your iPhone & iPod Touch. You can still comment and do everything you can do on the normal site but now it’s easier to get around and will load faster.

Let's Do This

MLTnews is a website about Mountlake Terrace and everything that happens here. Though we are just starting, MLTnews will soon be a place to find out about news and events, local issues and politics, restaurant reviews and things that are going on in Mountlake Terrace. MLTnew is always looking for new contributors, so if you…