Cali Bagby

Cali posted 282 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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‘Oh No! Granny’s got the Remote!’

More than 50 island kids hit the stage with lots of singing, dancing and giggling

  • Nov 15th, 2011 4:44pm

“Oh No! Granny’s got the Remote!” | Slide show

Here is a look at a few scenes from this week's rehearsals.

  • Nov 11th, 2011 6:13pm

Love triangles, girl power and tragedy — it’s opera

On Saturday, Nov. 12, 5 p.m., “Pelleas et Melisande” is presented by the Puget Sound Concert Opera at Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church

  • Nov 8th, 2011 4:51pm

Coastal cutthroat — What we don’t know can hurt us | Part 2

Little research has been done on coastal cutthroat, and experts want to know more in order to move forward with conservation efforts.

  • Nov 8th, 2011 4:00pm

Local veteran honored by nation’s highest award

Roy Matsumoto, 98, a San Juan Island resident and highly decorated war hero, became the recipient of the nation’s highest civilian award — the Congressional Gold Medal, on Nov. 2, in Washington D.C.

  • Nov 8th, 2011 4:25am

Mystery of a fish: the future of coastal cutthroat may be jeopardy | Part 1

Experts say that further research on cutthroats in the San Juan Islands is needed to determine the fish’s future

  • Nov 2nd, 2011 6:01pm

Ghouls, goblins, fairies and more on parade | Slide show

A look back at Friday Harbor Elementary School's Halloween Parade — just a click away.

  • Nov 2nd, 2011 5:55pm

General Pickett Returns — this time for someone in need

Mike Vouri, chief of interpretation at the San Juan Island National Historical Park, as the playwright and star, joins Folksinger Michael Cohen and Director Chris DeStaffany in “The Life and Times of General George Pickett,”which is returning to Friday Harbor as a special benefit performance, Oct. 26, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., at the San Juan Community Theatre. Proceeds will offset Wahl’s medical costs.

  • Oct 19th, 2011 5:01pm

Friday Harbor High School rated among state’s top 12 in AP exams

The 7th Annual AP Report by CollegeBoard tracked the number of seniors who have earned a score of three, four or five on at least one of their Washington state Advanced Placement exams. In addition to high scores, over 30 percent of the Friday Harbor’s 2011 graduating class, who took the AP exams earned elective college credit.

  • Oct 18th, 2011 3:33am

Flamenco; it’s all about the cante

When it comes to this Spanish tradition, keep your eyes and ears open for singing, dancing and guitar

  • Oct 11th, 2011 11:11pm

Whooping cough strikes San Juan; nine cases documented

According to John Manning, director of the county public health department, children are most susceptible to whooping cough, but the disease is spread by teenagers and adults who need to renew their vaccination.

  • Oct 11th, 2011 3:25am

Merritt Olsen is the Ladies Man

Found out why Olsen is back under the theater’s bright lights

  • Oct 4th, 2011 12:18am

SJI’s Oktoberfest rolls out that big German-Austrian sound with the same lederhosen, but different owners

Lederhosen helps the San Juan Island’s Blaskapelle Oktoberfest Band get into character for the upcoming 17th annual Oktoberfest, Oct. 8, 5:30 - 10 p.m. San Juan Island Fairgrounds Pavillion.

  • Sep 28th, 2011 3:48pm

Dance with a smile, the rest will follow

How twirling on the dance floor leads to romance, friendship and happiness

  • Sep 21st, 2011 6:55pm

Back to school tips for transitions at the beginning of the year

Back to school transitions can be hard, so follow these tips from local experts for success

  • Sep 15th, 2011 7:30pm

Fresh food and fresh space at this week’s Farmer’s Market

Brickworks Plaza breathes new life into the Farmer's Market

  • Sep 13th, 2011 5:50pm

Big boost for ‘Byways’; two grants totaling $204K

San Juan Islands Scenic Byways Partnership has been awarded two totaling roughly $204,00, which together will help tell the stories of the natural and cultural history of the islands and surrounding waters, and provide seed money for a possible "Byway" shuttle service.

  • Sep 7th, 2011 5:57pm

A ‘kooky’ old radio show

Watch the ‘Stoned Ranger’ and ‘As the Harbor Churns’ at the Gubelman Theater this August and September

  • Aug 25th, 2011 9:00pm

Griffin Bay Bookstore presents two men who love movies

Author Stephen B. Armstrong and director Andrew v. McLaglen teamed up to produce the book "Andrew V. McLaglen: The Life and the Hollywood Career"

  • Aug 24th, 2011 8:01pm

The fair’s 5th Annual Trashion Fashion Show | Multimedia dispatch

See this year's contestants at the most popular fashion show at the fair

  • Aug 24th, 2011 10:42pm

Marriage is work: The good, the bad and the first spark of a 42 year marriage

The Earnharts discuss the ups and downs of a 42 year marriage

  • Aug 17th, 2011 6:12pm

How well does Edith’s garden grow?

After a three year hiatus, Edith’s flowers are back at the San Juan County Fair. Why did she stop entering in the fair's exhibits and why is she starting again?

  • Aug 11th, 2011 7:55pm

10th Annual Northwest Cruiser’s Rendezvous features sailboats, pirates, music and more

A preview of the events at Latitudes and Attitudes Magazine's annual event

  • Aug 11th, 2011 7:47pm

Can we share the sea? Reaction of those on the water to new federal rules

While it may be too early to tell how new federal rules prohibiting boaters from getting within 200 yards of the Southern resident killer whales affects the health and behavior of the orcas, it’s been in effect long enough to see how boaters and researchers are reacting to the new law.

  • Aug 10th, 2011 9:41pm

The 2011 Trashion Fashion Show: A chance to strut your stuff and see garbage in a new light

Francie Hansen runs the Trashion Fashion Show at the County Fair, which gives people a creative outlet to turn recycled items into a dazzling outfit.

  • Aug 4th, 2011 4:04pm

Sun Rise: village within a village

Meet the residents of Sunrise, the San Juan Community Home Trust’s affordable neighborhood

  • Aug 5th, 2011 4:43pm

‘The Real Inspector Hound’ — not your typical mystery

A preview of the theater's upcoming show "The Real Inspector Hound"

  • Jul 27th, 2011 9:56pm

Wags to Riches fundraises with laughs

This year’s Wags to Riches fundraiser for the Animal Protection Society. The theme is Laugh your Tails Off and features live music, a gourmet meal, a live and silent auction and of course Elayne Boosler’s comedy.

  • Jul 20th, 2011 8:27pm

Islander comes full circle with the Beatles

Georgia’s popular Beatles tribute band, Abbey Road Live! on July 23, 8 p.m., at San Juan Community Theatre.

  • Jul 18th, 2011 5:54pm

‘A Winter’s Tale’ plays in summer

A cast based out of Seattle and the San Juan Islands, and even Turkey, will perform Shakespeare’s “A Winter’s Tale” on San Juan Island starting July 15.

  • Jul 13th, 2011 8:00pm

Meet Erin Corra and find out what’s going on this summer at Lime Kiln

Meet Erin Corra and find out what’s going on this summer at Lime Kiln

  • Jul 7th, 2011 6:00pm

4th of July in Friday Harbor, 2011 | Slide show

A look at the 4th of July in Friday Harbor, 2011

  • Jul 6th, 2011 1:59am

Q&A with Lime Kiln volunteers Dennis Linden and Shirley Zyph

Q&A with Lime Kiln volunteers Dennis Linden and Shirley Zyph

  • Jul 5th, 2011 5:25pm

Let the summer begin, at camp

Bill and Rita Ament’s Creative Arts Summer Day Camps start July 11.

  • Jun 29th, 2011 5:37pm

Laugh your tails off at this event

Elayne Boosler, a comedian and animal advocate, will entertain this year’s guests at one of the island’s premier fundraising events.

  • Jun 29th, 2011 5:30pm

Local author writes a history of feathers

Come to Griffin Bay Bookstore on Thursday night, June 30, 7 p.m. for an author talk with San Juan Island’s own Thor Hanson.

  • Jun 29th, 2011 5:27pm

Music from the Hawaiian islands comes to San Juan Island

Hawaii's super group, Hapa, comes to San Juan Community Theatre at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, bringing the sounds of their islands to ours for the first time.

  • Jun 27th, 2011 3:41pm

Music with a story comes to Friday Harbor

The Ian McFeron Band performs as part of the Port of Friday Harbor Concert series July 1 and at the Rumor Mill on July 2. The band has played at various venues on San Juan for about five years.

  • Jun 27th, 2011 3:36pm

12th Annual Orca Sing | Slide show

The City Cantabile Choir celebrated the life of Ruffles the killer whale, who has been missing since the fall, during the 12th annual "Orca Sing"

  • Feb 18th, 2012 1:56am

Swan song: Janet Olsen hands over the baton after 11 years at the helm of Friday Harbor high school and middle school bands

Janet Olsen is retiring after 11 years as band director of Friday Harbor’s Middle School and High School.

  • Jun 15th, 2011 10:54pm