About the Author
Hayley Day

Hayley Day has been a community journalist for over a decade. She has written for Pacific Northwest publications such as The Journal of the San Juan Islands, Salish Current and Haida Gwaii Observer. Before moving to San Juan Island, she wrote about culture and entertainment in her hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio. View her work at www.HayleyDay.com.

Recent Posts by Hayley

No New Vacation Rental Permits Until July

January 15, 2021 at 6:52 am

By Hay­ley Day, San Juan Update The San Juan Coun­ty Coun­cil approved a six-month mora­to­ri­um on vaca­tion rental per­mits from Jan. 13 through July 13. The res­o­lu­tion states that “while this mora­to­ri­um is in effect, no new appli­ca­tions for a vaca­tion rental per­mit shall be accept­ed as com­plete by any coun­ty depart­ment, and no cur­rent­ly pend­ing  Con­tin­ue Reading

Grab A Fish Taco Today At San Juan Theater

January 15, 2021 at 6:33 am

By Matt Marinkovich, Fish For Teeth Fish For Teeth fish tacos will be served at the San Juan Island Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre, today, Fri­day, Jan.15, from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., or until we run out. An $8 sug­gest­ed dona­tion lands you a full-on bur­ri­­to-sized “taco,” filled with sus­­tain­ably-har­vest­ed Wash­ing­ton coastal rock­fish, fresh organ­ic sal­sa, Tillam­ook cheese, zesty  Con­tin­ue Reading

Calling Islanders! Secure Camping Reservations

January 14, 2021 at 5:30 am

From San Juan Coun­ty Parks and Fair San Juan Coun­ty Parks and Fair staff is again offer­ing advance camp­ing reser­va­tions for peo­ple who reside in San Juan Coun­ty year-round. Proof of res­i­den­cy is required. Choose from San Juan Coun­ty Park, San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds (RVs only), Odlin Coun­ty Park, and Shaw Coun­ty Park for any dates  Con­tin­ue Reading

Join Virtual Land Bank Meeting

January 14, 2021 at 5:00 am

From San Juan Coun­ty Land Bank The San Juan Coun­ty Land Bank Com­mis­sion will hold its month­ly meet­ing on Fri­day, Jan. 15, from 8:30–11:30 a.m., via Zoom. The pub­lic is invit­ed to attend. Click here to down­load the agen­da, Zoom link and meet­ing mate­ri­als. The San Juan Coun­ty Land Bank is a local land con­ser­va­tion pro­gram, cre­at­ed  Con­tin­ue Reading

Power Restored To San Juan Islands

January 13, 2021 at 9:40 pm

By Hay­ley Day, San Juan Update As of 7:40 p.m., Wednes­day, Jan. 13, OPALCO report­ed that pow­er was being restored to all 20 islands in phas­es. “Be pre­pared for some poten­tial small out­ages as the sys­tem comes back up,” read the islands’ ener­gy co-op Face­book page. “Be sure to thank a line­man!”  Ear­ly Wednes­day morn­ing,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Theater Offers Online Directing Course

January 13, 2021 at 5:30 am

From San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre The San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre is offer­ing an online class called “Direct­ing: Basics and Beyond,” from 6:30–8:30 p.m., Wednes­days, Feb. 3‑March 17. The class will be taught by Nathan Kessler-Jef­frey, exec­u­tive artis­tic direc­tor for the the­ater. Gain the con­fi­dence you need to take your first steps into direct­ing or expand  Con­tin­ue Reading

Library Hosts Online Textile Event

January 13, 2021 at 5:00 am

From San Juan Island Library San Juan Island Library presents “Judy New­land: Explor­ing Tex­tiles Through Time and Place” at 7 p.m., Wednes­day, Jan. 27, via Zoom. Through tex­tiles, we can explore art, soci­ety, pol­i­tics, reli­gion and more, mak­ing con­nec­tions between cul­tures and through time. Join Judy on an adven­ture using nat­ur­al dyes, mate­r­i­al cul­ture, land­scape, and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Apply For Spring Street International School Fall Courses

January 13, 2021 at 4:30 am

From Spring Street Inter­na­tion­al School The pri­or­i­ty dead­line for Spring Street Inter­na­tion­al School’s fall class­es is Feb. 1.  Apply here.

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