Articles tagged with: San Juan Island

Stores & restaurants in town: Something old, something new.…

Written on April 1, 2009 at 7:15 pm, by

The more things change, the more they stay the same… A cou­ple of new places opened in town, and a cou­ple moved. The Blue Water Bar & Grill (above) opened its doors on Mon­day this week. Locat­ed in the spot where the Front Street Café was locat­ed for a cou­ple of decades, and spread­ing into the  Con­tin­ue Reading

It’s a turnoff.…

Written on March 31, 2009 at 6:01 pm, by

I’ve always left my com­put­er on at night. Always, like since 1991, when a guy called Bob the Com­put­er Guy told me it was bet­ter for the moth­er­board to not get a jolt each morn­ing, being turned back on. That’s what he said. I think he lives next to Lar­ry the Cable Guy now, in  Con­tin­ue Reading

It’s a turnoff.…

Written on March 31, 2009 at 6:01 pm, by

I’ve always left my com­put­er on at night. Always, like since 1991, when a guy called Bob the Com­put­er Guy told me it was bet­ter for the moth­er­board to not get a jolt each morn­ing, being turned back on. That’s what he said. I think he lives next to Lar­ry the Cable Guy now, in  Con­tin­ue Reading

More food for the Food Bank.….

Written on March 31, 2009 at 11:49 am, by

Mar­ty Robin­son from the Ele­men­tary School says the kids did an awe­some job, help­ing their neigh­bors: Thanks to the awe­some gen­eros­i­ty of Fri­day Har­bor Ele­men­tary School fam­i­lies, more than 1000 food items were deliv­ered to the Fri­day Har­bor Food Bank on Mon­day. The two week food dri­ve was spon­sored by FHES stu­dent coun­cil whose enthu­si­as­tic  Con­tin­ue Reading

Native plants — check ’em out!

Written on March 30, 2009 at 9:18 pm, by

Here’s a work­shop that Kath­leen & Fiona are putting on this week­end that should be great…and tasty. Here’s more: LEARN A LITTLE, HIKE A LITTLE, EAT A LITTLE: Join us for the Eth­nob­otany and Edi­bles Work­shop Join lead­ing eth­nob­otanist Mac Smith, Fiona Nor­ris from the San Juan Nature Insti­tute, and Kath­leen Foley from the San  Con­tin­ue Reading

Native plants — check ’em out!

Written on March 30, 2009 at 9:18 pm, by

Here’s a work­shop that Kath­leen & Fiona are putting on this week­end that should be great…and tasty. Here’s more: LEARN A LITTLE, HIKE A LITTLE, EAT A LITTLE: Join us for the Eth­nob­otany and Edi­bles Work­shop Join lead­ing eth­nob­otanist Mac Smith, Fiona Nor­ris from the San Juan Nature Insti­tute, and Kath­leen Foley from the San  Con­tin­ue Reading

It’s the San Juan Singers this weekend.…

Written on March 30, 2009 at 5:52 pm, by

Jan over at the Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre says it’s a con­tin­u­a­tion of the Town’s 100th birth­day: San Juan Singers Present “Our Town. Our Music. Our Lives.” San Juan Island’s com­mu­ni­ty cho­rus sings their way through the cen­tu­ry on Sat­ur­day, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun­day, April 5 at 5:00 p.m. at the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre.  Con­tin­ue Reading

It’s the San Juan Singers this weekend.…

Written on March 30, 2009 at 5:52 pm, by

Jan over at the Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre says it’s a con­tin­u­a­tion of the Town’s 100th birth­day: San Juan Singers Present “Our Town. Our Music. Our Lives.” San Juan Island’s com­mu­ni­ty cho­rus sings their way through the cen­tu­ry on Sat­ur­day, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun­day, April 5 at 5:00 p.m. at the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Transient killer whales in the neighborhood.…

Written on March 26, 2009 at 10:23 pm, by

Jim Maya from Maya’s Char­ters says the tran­sient whales are nearby.…here’s more, from yes­ter­day: It was one of those days! We got news of Orcas right at the end of our first trip so I rushed in for my sec­ond group. We zoomed out but could­n’t find them, so we went down to Whale Rocks to  Con­tin­ue Reading

Sports update.….

Written on March 26, 2009 at 9:54 pm, by

Last night the FHHS base­ball team con­tin­ued their win­ning ways as pitch­ers Albert Strass­er and Sean Cut­ting com­bined for a 7–0 shutout over South Whid­bey (which is a 2A team; we, you’ll remem­ber, are 1A)… mean­while, Ker­ri Goff went the whole way but the Wolver­ine Women lost to South Whid­bey, 5–0. The soc­cer guys take  Con­tin­ue Reading

The book about Friday Harbor continues to sell well.…

Written on March 14, 2009 at 2:59 pm, by

That book about Fri­day Har­bor that Mike & Julia Vouri (right) wrote with the His­tor­i­cal Muse­um con­tin­ues to sell well…Museum Direc­tor Kevin Lof­tus says you can still pick up your copy at the Muse­um, so drop by & get it. The book starts with a pic­ture of Fri­day Har­bor from the har­bor in 1883, and tells  Con­tin­ue Reading

Grandma and Cam…

Written on March 14, 2009 at 11:29 am, by

That’s hap­py grand­ma Aimee spend­ing the day last Sat­ur­day with her daugh­ter Mis­a’s boy Cam, who, by the way, is two.

WSF adds back the Sidney/Anacortes run.…

Written on March 12, 2009 at 3:42 pm, by

After dis­cussing whack­ing the spring­time run of the inter­na­tion­al boat, Wash­ing­ton State Fer­ries announced today they will run the route, start­ing March 29th. Here’s more, from them: WSDOT Fer­ries Divi­sion (WSF) will add ser­vice hours and re-open the Anacortes/Sidney, B.C. route with the begin­ning of the spring sail­ing sched­ule on Sun­day, March 29. WSF will pro­vide  Con­tin­ue Reading