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Tim Dustrude

Just another part-timer - Part time photographer at ThisIsOurTown.com and Dustrude.com, part time graphic artist, part time blogger at Occasionally a New Photo . And now... full time editor at The San Juan Update.

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Crysta and Faye

January 31, 2013 at 5:59 am

It’s always fun to see proud moms with their cute newborns. This is Crysta (who you probably know from Downrigger’s) and her little one Faye. Faye was born on the 12th of last month. Think about that for a minute… Last month was… anyone? (December) good, yes – December. Which is the… anyone? Twelfth Month…  Continue Reading

Final Shows

January 31, 2013 at 5:45 am

This is it! The final four chances to see the works of our islands playwrights live on the Gubelman* stage during the 2013 Islands Playwrights Showcase at San Juan Community Theatre. The showcase completes its run THIS Thursday through Saturday, January 31 and February 1-2 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, February 3 at 2:00 pm.  Continue Reading

What’s wrong with my ballot?

January 31, 2013 at 5:40 am

The ballot you received in the mail for this primary election may not look like you think it should. To clear up any confusion, here’s Auditor F. Milene Henley with the straight scoop: The Elections Office has been fielding a lot of questions from voters about the February ballot, most of which have to do with Charter-initiated  Continue Reading

Webb Camp purchased, to be added to English Camp

January 30, 2013 at 5:45 am

Dateline: Westcott Bay – Mobile San Juan Update News Correspondent Louise Dustrude dug a little deeper and files this report on the purchase of Webb Camp and also offers a brief history of the property that you may not have known about: Last month’s purchase of the Webb Camp property by The Conservation Fund will add nearly  Continue Reading

WordPress Basics – Wednesday

January 29, 2013 at 9:15 am

You wanna build a blog or website? You gotta check this out. It’s happening tomorrow morning at the Library: The San Juan County Economic Development Council will present a three-hour workshop on the basics of building a website or blog using WordPress – an ideal platform for new businesses and organizations. The workshop will be  Continue Reading

Beautiful art doors installed at Cancer Care Center

January 29, 2013 at 5:08 am

Marie DiCristina has the latest on the newest artwork installed at the hospital: Another art piece has been added to the wonderful art collection at Peace Health’s Peace Island Medical Center on San Juan Island.  The completed art glass entry doors into the Peace Island Cancer Care Center were recently installed. Local glass artist Kathy Crain  Continue Reading

Iran: The Other Side of The Story

January 29, 2013 at 4:56 am

Just heard about an interesting slideshow and talk that Judy Chovan is going to be giving next Tuesday at Mullis Center. Here she is with more: In November, Judy Chovan had the opportunity to travel to Iran. Following in the footsteps of Alexander the Great, Nicholas Kristof, and Rick Steves, Judy visited Tehran, Isfahan, Persepolis,  Continue Reading

Music for Your Morning Coffee

January 28, 2013 at 5:31 am

Pet of the Week

January 28, 2013 at 5:00 am

Here’s this week’s kitty, sent over from Jan at the shelter: As you can see, “Melanie Meatball” is a charming young lady, who would really like to have someone to love and a home of her own. She was brought in as a stray, so we’re not sure how old she is, but we’re guessing  Continue Reading

Red Eye Music

January 27, 2013 at 5:39 am

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