Living Legends to be honored at the Nubian Jam

The Nubian Jam, a celebration of our African-American culture, started back in 1992. Here it is 26 years later, going strong and this year the focusing on a wonderful group of inspirators in Snohomish County. Event Chair, DanVonique Reed, brought “Roots, Stems, and Roses” to the attention of the History Committee. However, the inspiration to … Continue reading Living Legends to be honored at the Nubian Jam

Lawsuit filed against Snohomish County Sheriffs Department

Everett - Everett citizens, Willie Jay Russell and Christine Harper, have filed a lawsuit in the amount of $1.5 million dollars and injunctive relief against Deputy Sheriff Zoellin, Deputy Sheriff Berg, Deputy Sheriff Sgt. Dill and Deputy Sheriff Keith Rogers, who are all law enforcement officers with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office. These officers are … Continue reading Lawsuit filed against Snohomish County Sheriffs Department

Sickest People in our Country Pt 3

Brenda Bolanos-Ivory As we move onward with the revelations of the Handupproject it is apparent that their Board and Advisors think its ok to harass a person. Ms. Brenda Bolanos Ivory, another advisor to the Handupproject, uses the names of organizations without their permission in order to legitimize the Handupproject. As taxpayers and donors are … Continue reading Sickest People in our Country Pt 3

Response to Feedback from “Joseph” 2018-04-13

Hi “Joseph”, Susan or whatever your name is. My name is Janelle, Editor of Wake Up SnoCo. I want you to know that I acknowledge that you feel that I need to: Stop Slander, Check my "sources", become "civil, just and humane" myself. I will not discount your feelings as you are entitled to your beliefs, regardless of how wrong … Continue reading Response to Feedback from “Joseph” 2018-04-13

Sickest people in our country pt2

U17-151 All Exhibits While we publish information it gets received by different individuals and sometimes they are ignorant or violent in comments. In this case ignorance and violence seems to be what leads the Hand Up Project. Editor Burke responded to a comment left by Robert Smiley of Hand Up Project regarding my posting Sickest … Continue reading Sickest people in our country pt2

Response to Robert Smiley Feedback 2018-04-11

Response of Janelle Burke, Editor. The crew at Wake Up SnoCo take concerns of the public and subjects of our independent blogs, articles and commentary very serious. With that being said, Mr. Robert Smiley of the Hand Up Project emailed the bolded response below to an article written by an Independent Journalist on our site. … Continue reading Response to Robert Smiley Feedback 2018-04-11

“Sickest people in our country”

Recently an editor received this email from Ms. Ivory who represents herself as Outreach Coordinator for Hand Up Project, League of Women Voters Representative, and KSER Radio Host, and a contributor to Wakeupsnoco.com. Click here to view the email: Brenda Bolanos-Ivory We have reached out to Ms. Ivory for comment and she has remained silent. Robert Smiley … Continue reading “Sickest people in our country”