Stories tagged: tribute
Sun., March 18, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
Readerboard signs a tribute to deceased Everett father
You’re not seeing double – or triple, or quadruple. Drivers along Everett’s Evergreen Way are noticing readerboard signs with the same message: “Don’t Forget to Open.”
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 2:15 p.m.
Record crowd attends star ceremony for Latin icon Selena
Some 4,500 fans gathered on Vine Street in Hollywood on Friday to pay tribute to the late Tejano music queen Selena Quintanilla, who was honored with the 2,622nd star on …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 11:24 a.m.
Jason Aldean opens ‘SNL’ with tribute to Las Vegas victims: ‘We hurt with you’
“Saturday Night Live” didn’t begin how it normally does – with jokes at the president’s expense – but rather with an emotional tribute to those affected by the Las Vegas …
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Lin-Manuel Miranda releases a star-studded Puerto Rico tribute song, ‘Almost Like Praying’
Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Almost Like Praying” tribute to Puerto Rico is over and the fundraising song was worth the wait.
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 11:13 a.m.
‘Star Wars’ fan clubs honor Carrie Fisher at Comic-Con
SAN DIEGO – Four “Star Wars” costuming clubs held a tribute to their favorite fallen princess at Comic-Con. The fan groups celebrated the life and work of Carrie Fisher as …
Mon., June 26, 2017, 11:34 a.m.
Officers turn out for son of officer slain in 2001
About 100 uniformed officers lined up outside a stadium in Everett to greet the son of a slain police officer as he graduated from high school.
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
Citizen Journal: Jack Stockton was a man of dignity and pride, Darin Krogh writes
My second-favorite people are male versions of the above, and topping that list was Jack Stockton, who had seen it all and heard it all at several levels.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 3:48 p.m.
TCM to honor Robert Osborne with 48-hour tribute
Turner Classic Movies will honor its late longtime host – and Colfax, Washington, native – Robert Osborne with a 48-hour weekend tribute celebrating his 23-year tenure with the network.
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016
Christilaw: Arnold Palmer brought golf to the masses
Before Arnie, fans read about golf in the paper on their way to the baseball box scores and the horse racing handicapper’s column. After Arnie, they tuned in to watch …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:56 p.m.
NBC to salute Tony Bennett’s 90th birthday with 2-hour special
NBC is celebrating Tony Bennett’s 90th birthday with a star-filled tribute airing in December.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 10:11 a.m.
State Senate pays tribute to longtime legislator Benton
State senators took time Wednesday to say goodbye to longtime Republican lawmaker Sen. Don Benton, who is retiring at the end of this year.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 7:24 p.m.
President Obama, stars pay a musical tribute to Ray Charles
President Barack Obama is paying tribute to Ray Charles and says the late singer-songwriter had the rare ability to collapse the weightiest emotion into a single note.
Fri., Dec. 21, 2012, 10:47 a.m.
Dozens gather in Spokane to honor shooting victims
Twenty-six. At one point, there were 26 people gathered this morning on the sidewalk in front of Spokane’s Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, one week after the Newtown, Conn., …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2007
Wesley Tate taught what he knew: strength, independence
One of the hardest times in Wesley Tate’s life was staying alive while helping carry a fellow prisoner of war during the Bataan Death March in the Philippines during World …