Hero’s Café and Lynnwood Senior Center are sponsoring a community donation drive to benefit Veterans. Please bring non-perishable food, personal care items, and gift cards to drop off at the Lynnwood Senior Center.

Where: 19000 44th Ave W, Lynnwood
When: 10am-2pm, Saturday, October 17


These items are especially appreciated:

  • Non-Perishable Food: Peanut & nut butters, jelly & jam; canned tuna, fish, chicken, beef, turkey & sausages; cans of Spam, chili, ravioli, hash, soups & beans; macaroni & cheese, pasta & sauces; boxes / pouches of instant mashed potatoes & rice.
  • Personal Care Items: Shampoo, conditioner, combs, brushes, razors, shaving cream, feminine hygiene products, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, bar soap and body wash.

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The premier community news source in the Greater Lynnwood area by connecting neighborhoods through local community news and conversation.

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Welcome to Lynnwood’s premier community newspaper serving both City Center and the Greater Lynnwood areas. The biweekly print newspaper and accompanying website features the news of the city and surrounding neighborhoods. The Lynnwood Times features informative articles about the local community, residents, arts and culture, city government, history, education, community sports, entertainment and resident conversations.

The Lynnwood Times represents the character of our diverse and growing city. We are not just a newspaper; we are connecting neighborhoods. With both Lynnwood’s City Center project in work and Sound Transit’s transfer station now in development; the launching of the city’s free community newspaper will only help bring neighborhoods together.

The first edition of the Lynnwood Times debuted April 4, 2019 with an initial circulation of 6,500. As of April 2020, the Lynnwood Times has grown to a circulation of 10,000 and can be found at over 140 locations throughout Lynnwood, Mukilteo and Edmonds.

Mario Lotmore

Mario Lotmore is originally from The Bahamas and for the last seven years has called Mukilteo, WA his home. Having lived in every region of the United States has exposed him to various cultures, people, and approaches to life. Lotmore created the Lynnwood Times to represent the character of a diverse and growing Lynnwood. The launching of the city’s free community newspaper will only help bring neighborhoods together. Lotmore was an industrial engineer by trade and proven success implementing and managing lean accountable processes and policies within his eighteen years of operations excellence, strategic development, and project management in the aerospace, manufacturing, and banking industries. Over his career he has saved and created hundreds of union and non-union jobs. Lotmore is the President of a Homeowner Association, an active Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics volunteer in his community, and former Boeing 747 Diversity Council leader. Mario’s talent is finding “that recipe” of shared destiny to effectively improve the quality of life for others.

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