Topic: Business

Thank You!

Written on October 25, 2021 at 5:40 am, by

The Rotary Club of San Juan Islands and Sports Car Club of SJI grate­ful­ly thank all our spon­sors for this year’s Con­cours car show. Regret­tably, due to delta vari­ant of Covid, we decid­ed to can­cel this year’s event out of safe­ty con­cerns for our entrants and atten­dees. Over the past 12 years, the gen­eros­i­ty of our  Con­tin­ue Reading

Kitchen Sink Dinners — Feed the Island

Written on October 21, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

Fourth Year — Start­ing AGAIN! Cyn­thi­a’s Bistro is offer­ing free take-away meals to any­one who needs a meal or wish­es to have a home cooked meal. No ques­tions asked, just free food. Basic Home Cook­ing made with every­thing but the Kitchen Sink. You may pick up a meal for your­self or for those who need  Con­tin­ue Reading

EDC’s Ferry Service Disruptions Impacts Survey

Written on October 16, 2021 at 6:00 am, by

The EDC recent­ly launched a sur­vey to deter­mine eco­nom­ic and social impacts to San Juan Coun­ty res­i­dents, from recent Wash­ing­ton State Fer­ries ser­vice dis­rup­tions.  Ini­tial find­ings show that most res­i­dents respond­ing to the sur­vey report­ed neg­a­tive impacts. Key find­ings from the sur­vey: 447 par­tic­i­pants from San Juan Coun­ty respond­ed to the sur­vey.  Of those, 94%  Con­tin­ue Reading

Cutting the Ribbon for a New Location and a New Name

Written on October 14, 2021 at 5:54 am, by

You remem­ber Tina’s Tacos from up on Blair Avenue? Well they’ve moved and changed their name to Tina’s Place. The new loca­tion is down­town on the cor­ner of Front Street and A Street where The Hun­gry Clam used to be, over­look­ing the fer­ry lanes. And along with a loca­tion change and name change is a menu  Con­tin­ue Reading

Jan Murphy Joins SJIMA in Marketing

Written on October 12, 2021 at 5:48 am, by

The San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art (SJIMA) in Fri­day Har­bor is excit­ed to announce that Jan Mur­phy is join­ing our mar­ket­ing team. As an artist, Jan has been a fre­quent exhibitor in the annu­al SJIMA Artists’ Reg­istry show.  Her works include paint­ings and mixed media assem­blage art.  Her work has been exhib­it­ed in sev­er­al gal­leries  Con­tin­ue Reading

Merri Ann’s Real Estate Market Snapshot

Written on October 11, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

Below is our Mar­ket Snap Shot for Octo­ber 2021 com­plet­ed by Mer­ri Ann Simon­son.  This one focus­es on the amount of inven­to­ry.  Even though our inven­to­ry is low, it has yet to impact our clos­ing vol­ume.  Our full quar­ter­ly newslet­ter will be out next week, and it pro­vides full details, vol­ume is huge this year.

New Business on the Island

Written on October 6, 2021 at 5:52 am, by

Tama­ra Weaver, a bro­ker with Win­der­mere Real Estate San Juan Island has opened a new busi­ness, San Juan Real Estate Resources (SJRER), to help peo­ple nav­i­gate the maze of buy­ing or sell­ing real estate on San Juan Island. Here’s what she has to say about it: “I think there are a lot of peo­ple out there  Con­tin­ue Reading

APS-FH Volunteer of the Month

Written on October 2, 2021 at 5:49 am, by

The Ani­mal Pro­tec­tion Soci­ety — Fri­day Har­bor is pleased to present Marko O’Connor as APS-FH Vol­un­teer of the Month for Octo­ber 2021.  Marko con­nect­ed with APS-FH through our home fur­nish­ings resale store, “Trea­sure Hounds”. After pur­chas­ing a table and chair set, Marko noticed a cou­ple strug­gling to get their own pur­chase into their car. He went  Con­tin­ue Reading