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FHHS Drama Group Presents: The Never Ending Story

January 19, 2016 at 5:30 am

The Never Ending Story opens on Thursday at San Juan Community Theatre showing Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 pm and on Sunday at 2:00 pm… The power of books comes alive in the latest presentation from the Friday Harbor High School Drama Group. The Neverending Story tells the story of young and lonely Bastion who  Continue Reading

CenturyLink Upgrade to Disrupt Internet Service

January 18, 2016 at 2:00 pm

A message from Century link… On January 19, 20, 21, at 12:01 a.m. each day, CenturyLink will upgrade switches serving the San Juan Islands. During the upgrade, Internet service will not be accessible for approximately 30 minutes. All phone services, including 911, will remain available in a reduced capacity. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 18, 2016 at 5:40 am

Today we remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights leader and Baptist minister sometimes called the conscience of our nation. Dr. King devoted his life to the causes of peace and justice. His voice remains as relevant today as it ever was. To take a closer look at Dr. King I recommend, National Geographic  Continue Reading

Ted Leche Turns 90

January 17, 2016 at 5:31 am

An invitation from the Leche family… Ted Leche is celebrating his 90th birthday with a party on Saturday, January 23, at Saint David’s Church. The pie and coffee reception is from 1-3 pm. The church is on the corner of Park and Marguerite. All the Leche children be here celebrating with their father. Please join us  Continue Reading

Enjoying Optimal Moss Viewing Weather

January 17, 2016 at 5:27 am

Support For February 9 School Levy

January 17, 2016 at 5:25 am

We hear from Travis and Jennifer Ayers… We encourage all eligible voters to join us and vote YES for our children, schools and community in the upcoming election on February 9th. The renewal of the Capital and Technology levy will help ensure that our students continue to receive a first-rate education in Friday Harbor. Island  Continue Reading

Susan Matthews Retires From San Juan Island Community Foundation

January 16, 2016 at 5:32 am

A Message From Susan Matthews… I am two weeks into retirement already and am finally getting around to writing the love letter that I meant to compose before leaving the employ of the Community Foundation. Nine years ago a recruitment committee composed of Charles Anderson, Carla Wright, Krista Mattox, and Wendy Wood did me the  Continue Reading

Resident Reservations: Time to Reserve Your Camping Spot

January 16, 2016 at 5:31 am

SJ County Parks & Fairgrounds is once again offering early camping reservations at any of our County campgrounds for people who reside in our county year ’round. Between Thursday, January 21st, 2016 and Friday, February 26th, 2016, residents of San Juan County can reserve individual campsites for any dates during the season (that’s right—no waiting  Continue Reading

SJI Food Co-op Newsletter Offers Rare Treats

January 16, 2016 at 5:30 am

If you are not on the San Juan Island Food Co-Op Newsletter emailing list, I encourage you to sign up. Not only will it tell you what is fresh and available in the Co-Op store, (there is always something new) but this gem of a newsletter features short informative articles like, Eat Weeds, “Always local, always fresh, always  Continue Reading

Third Saturday Contra Dance at the Grange

January 15, 2016 at 5:35 am

All are welcome at the Third Saturday Contra Dance this Saturday, January 16, at the San Juan Island Grange Hall. No partners are needed and all dances will be taught. Marlin Prowell will be calling, Brigget LeClaire playing fiddle and piano, and Steve Blum-Anderson playing fiddle. A $10 donation is appreciated. “Let’s Dance!” David Bowie

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