Topic: Business

Food to Go

Written on April 23, 2020 at 1:27 pm, by

Here’s a note to you from Cyn­thia Burke… Hel­lo Every­one — We miss see­ing you at the Farmer’s Mar­ket so we put togeth­er some prepack­aged items from both Cyn­thi­a’s Bistro and Felic­i­ta­tions Bak­ery for you to pre-order & dri­ve by for pick up. Or just stop by and see what we are offer­ing — Cyn­thia will be  Con­tin­ue Reading

Spend a Dollar, Donate a Dollar, Volunteer an Hour!

Written on April 23, 2020 at 1:17 pm, by

Stim­u­lus Checks for Local Recov­ery— Since gov­ern­ment stim­u­lus checks have start­ed to arrive in bank accounts, many of our most vul­ner­a­ble islanders have already spent their funds, need to hold onto their checks, or are not receiv­ing any stim­u­lus funds. We ful­ly sup­port every­one who needs to spend or hold on to their stim­u­lus checks  Con­tin­ue Reading


Written on April 21, 2020 at 2:03 pm, by

Here’s a note to you from Car­ol at Serendip­i­ty Book­store… Serendip­i­ty Books is now encour­ag­ing phone or email orders, and will attempt to fill them by mail or with pick­up at the store. We are also ready to accept trade-in book dona­tions, by appoint­ment.  Please leave a mes­sage at (360) 378‑2665,  or email us at :  Con­tin­ue Reading

Curbside Pickup at the Drug Store

Written on April 10, 2020 at 9:55 am, by

As of today, April 10, 2020, Fri­day Har­bor Drug is oper­at­ing as a closed door phar­ma­cy. We will be uti­liz­ing curb­side pick­up com­plete­ly. We will glad­ly do per­son­al shop­ping for every­day items. Call us at 360–378‑4421 and use option 4 (Retail Depart­ment) if you are only pick­ing up retail items. We ask that you give  Con­tin­ue Reading

Working Washington Small Business Grants

Written on April 9, 2020 at 7:37 am, by

The Wash­ing­ton State Depart­ment of Com­merce is offer­ing a new Work­ing Wash­ing­ton Small Busi­ness Emer­gency Grant (WWSBEG) pro­gram to assist small busi­ness­es impact­ed by the COVID-19 out­break. Busi­ness­es which qual­i­fy for the grant pro­gram and are locat­ed with­in San Juan Coun­ty must go to the Com­merce site at, down­load the appli­ca­tion, fill it out  Con­tin­ue Reading

A Note from Friday Harbor Drug

Written on April 7, 2020 at 2:21 pm, by

Friends and neigh­bors, the hours here at the phar­ma­cy will be chang­ing effec­tive Wednes­day, April 8th. The phar­ma­cy hours will be: Mon­day — 9:00am to 5:00pm Tues­­day- 9:00am to 5:00pm Wednes­day — 9:00am to 5:00pm Thurs­day — 9:00am to 5:00pm Fri­day — 9:00am to 5:00pm Sat­ur­day — 10:00am to 5:00pm Sun­­day- CLOSED This is in order  Con­tin­ue Reading

Loan Program Information Session

Written on April 6, 2020 at 3:06 pm, by

The San Juan Coun­ty Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Coun­cil (EDC) invites busi­ness own­ers to an infor­ma­tion ses­sion to learn more about the var­i­ous loan pro­grams avail­able to busi­ness­es dur­ing the cur­rent eco­nom­ic down­turn, includ­ing the Pay­check Pro­tec­tion Pro­gram, Eco­nom­ic Injury Dis­as­ter Loans, stan­dard SBA loans and more, on Tues­day, April 7th from 2–2:45pm, via Zoom meet­ing. Fea­tured  Con­tin­ue Reading

Paycheck Protection Program opens April 3rd to businesses in San Juan County and elsewhere

Written on April 3, 2020 at 5:45 am, by

This announce­ment has been updat­ed The San Juan Coun­ty Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Coun­cil (EDC) would like to con­vey to busi­ness own­ers that appli­ca­tions for the Pay­check Pro­tec­tion Pro­gram (PPP), a vital com­po­nent of the CARES Act signed into law last week, will be open for local small busi­ness­es on Fri­day, April 3rd. The pro­gram gives small  Con­tin­ue Reading