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Warbass Way traffic returns to normal until July 11

July 1, 2022 at 5:18 pm

OPALCO has tem­porar­i­ly halt­ed work on its War­bass Way util­i­ty pole replace­ment project for the Fourth of July hol­i­day week, accord­ing to the Town of Fri­day Har­bor. As a result, War­bass Way has reopened to all traf­fic until next Mon­day, July 11. The Town expects the project will con­tin­ue through Thurs­day, July 21. The project is  Con­tin­ue Reading

Pig War Picnic set to highlight Fourth of July afternoon

June 30, 2022 at 7:58 pm

Music, food, and games are com­ing to the cor­ner of Spring and Price Streets once again this Fourth of July. The Pig War Pic­nic, orga­nized by the Kiwa­nis Club of Fri­day Har­bor, kicks off at 11:30 a.m. fol­low­ing the con­clu­sion of the Fourth of July parade. This year’s sched­ule includes: 11:30 a.m. — Pic­nic lunch  Con­tin­ue Reading

Director Series continues with Haida Gwaii: On The Edge Of The World

June 30, 2022 at 12:31 pm

The Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val shares news about their ongo­ing Direc­tor Series.  Hai­da Gwaii: On the Edge World of the is Fri­day Har­bor Film Festival’s next offer­ing in The Direc­tor Series. This film is an inspir­ing and hope­ful sto­ry set on the pris­tine Hai­da Gwaii arch­i­pel­ago, show­ing how the dis­tinct world view of this  Con­tin­ue Reading

Notes from the Island — June 30

June 30, 2022 at 8:15 am

UGALA (short for Unique Goods and Local Art) recent­ly opened at 280 Spring Street. They’re sell­ing art and gifts from local and non-local artists. Local artists inter­est­ed in work­ing with UGALA can give them a call at 360–472‑4002. San Juan His­tor­i­cal Muse­um is host­ing their inau­gur­al trac­tor show — fea­tur­ing both antique and work­ing trac­tors  Con­tin­ue Reading


June 29, 2022 at 9:54 pm

Notes from the Island — June 29

June 29, 2022 at 9:00 am

The Library is host­ing Cow­boy Buck and Eliz­a­beth at the play shed at Fri­day Har­bor Ele­men­tary School today at 1:30 p.m, where they’ll per­form songs, com­e­dy, and ven­tril­o­quism. Bring blan­kets and chairs for seat­ing. The San Juan Coun­ty Depart­ment of Envi­ron­men­tal Stew­ard­ship has released an update to their Sus­tain­able Tourism Man­age­ment Plan. The Pub­lic Out­reach  Con­tin­ue Reading

265 Spring Street, awaiting a new foundation

June 28, 2022 at 10:26 pm

Notes from the Island — June 28

June 28, 2022 at 8:30 am

The pop-up taco shop oper­at­ing out of Vic’s now has online order­ing. They’re open Sat­ur­days and Sun­days for break­fast (7–11 a.m.), lunch (12–3 p.m.), and din­ner (6 p.m.-close). Island Stage Left­’s out­door per­for­mances of Shake­speare’s The Com­e­dy of Errors start on Thurs­day, July 14. The show runs Thurs­day through Sun­day from July 14 through August  Con­tin­ue Reading