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Tim Dustrude

Just another part-timer - Part time photographer at and, part time driver at Aeronautical Services, Inc., part time graphic artist, part time blogger at Occasionally a New Photo and part time rhythm guitarist/vocalist with the local band The Tease. And now... part time contributor to The San Juan Update! *phew* that's a mouthful!

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Vinny's new Executive Chef Donald Cobb Jr. - Contributed photo

New Chef at Vinny’s Ristorante

April 17, 2014 at 4:18 pm

Becki Day sends over this announcement from Vinny’s… Vinny’s Ristorante would like to welcome and introduce their new Executive Chef, Donald Cobb Jr., who has just moved here from Vermont with his wife and daughter. Donald is a New England Culinary Institute graduate who has spent time working in Las Vegas, Montreal and Vermont. Donald  Continue Reading


Great News from Island Stage Left!

April 17, 2014 at 1:52 pm

Just heard this from Helen, they are home and Dan is resting and doing well. Here it is in Helen’s words… Update and thanks to all for your positive thoughts and prayers. Dan and I are home! The operation went very well. I was told to be prepared for 2 – 6 hour wait, but  Continue Reading

Laura Flaum behind the counter, who, along with husband David, are the proprietors of Spring Street Deli and Spring Street General Store - Update photo

Spring Street Deli

April 17, 2014 at 5:55 am

People have been talking around town about where they’re moving. Some said here; some said there; some said they were going to open up down at Cannery Landing by the ferry dock. I popped in to talk to them and get the scoop and here it is, straight from Laura. Wanna know where they’re moving?  Continue Reading

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“Momenta” at the Library, Saturday

April 17, 2014 at 5:50 am

Tragedy of the Commons Documentaries screens “Momenta.” Saturday, April 19 at 7pm Join host Ken Crawbuck for another topical film, this time produced locally. It examines increased coal transport in Puget Sound and the consequences. “That coal has to stay in the ground. You can’t make the math of climate change work if you get  Continue Reading


Good Time to Fly Kenmore Air

April 17, 2014 at 5:43 am

Just got the info from Kenmore on their Spring Seat Sale. If you’re traveling to/from Seattle in the next month, check this out… Spring Seat Sale for travel through June 16 Kenmore Air, a local Seattle-area seaplane and wheel-plane airline announced their annual Spring Seat Sale on flights between Seattle and the San Juan Islands,  Continue Reading


Island Inn Hiring

April 17, 2014 at 5:39 am

I heard that they’ve got some positions open and they’re looking to hire some people over at the Island Inn at 123 West St. (that’s the building on the bluff overlooking Spring Street Landing and the harbor). Here’s their official announcement: While many of us think that the modern complex of buildings spanning from Front  Continue Reading


Measles Update #10

April 17, 2014 at 5:25 am

Currently there are a total of six (6) cases of measles on San Juan Island, a Kitsap County resident diagnosed with measles was contagious during his stay in Friday Harbor, and one additional case is under investigation. Current information indicates that exposures in Friday Harbor took place as late as April 8th at numerous locations. This means local  Continue Reading


Holy Week

April 16, 2014 at 5:51 pm

It’s the week leading up to Easter and here are some events from local churches that you may be interested in: Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church: Maundy Thursday, April 17th – Remembering Jesus’ last meal with his disciples, we will gather at 5:00 PM to join in a soup supper. At 6:00 PM we will celebrate  Continue Reading

Marine Education; Hands-on and Feet Wet! - Contributed photo

Hands on with Wet Feet

April 16, 2014 at 5:55 am

Spring Street International School Inland Ocean Studies Program It was just over a year ago that President Obama proclaimed Washington State’s San Juan Islands “a refuge of scientific and historic treasures and a classroom for generations of Americans.” In line with these educational ideals, Spring Street International School (SSIS) in Friday Harbor has launched Inland  Continue Reading


Clean and Green Project

April 16, 2014 at 5:45 am

Here’s a note from our local food Co-op… Volunteers Needed at the Co-op The first phase of the expansion announced by the Board at the San Juan Food Co-op’s Annual Membership Meeting last month will begin in mid-May when we start preparing the space at the back of the building which used to be a  Continue Reading

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