Life

Pet of the week

Hello, it’s me, Arlo. No, not Guthrie. The other one. I’m the…

  • Feb 21st, 2019

 

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Interim superintendent Kari McVeigh

Creative solution to creating stability in schools

Creative solution to creating stability in schools

 

Artist and islanders showed their love of art for Valentines

Snow piled along the roads did not dissuade islanders from celebrating Valentine’s…

 

Community Foundation remembers Eric Parsons, board chairman

Submitted by the San Juan Island Community Foundation Eric Parsons, beloved leader…

  • Feb 20th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffery Cohan.

Handel and Bach come to Brickworks

Submitted by the Salish Sea Music Festival Salish Sea Music organizers are…

  • Feb 22nd, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffery Cohan.

Caregiver-owned homecare cooperative

Submitted by Deborah Craig Recently, caregivers on San Juan, Orcas and Lopez…

  • Feb 20th, 2019
Crystal Rovente photo

‘Snowmageddon’ comes and goes

The San Juan Islands were struck by a snowstorm that brought most…

Crystal Rovente photo

Friday Harbor students head to Olympia to discuss environmental issues

Sydney Fouquette Journal intern Six kids from Friday Harbor High School and…

  • Feb 23rd, 2019

Adult Tennis

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is offering another session of Beginner…

  • Feb 20th, 2019

New cancer support group focuses on art

Submitted by Francie Hansen The first of many art extravaganzas is set…

  • Feb 20th, 2019

Collage Workshop with Thrinley DiMarco at Alchemy Art Center

Submitted by Alchemy Art Center Alchemy Art Center is hosting a two-day…

  • Feb 19th, 2019

Are you considering selling your property?

By Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc…

  • Feb 16th, 2019

Snow day – island style | Video

San Juan Island Lifestyle video that shares with you a snow day…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

Local artist lunch

Submitted by the San Juan County Arts Council Learn about programs and…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

Contra at the Grange

Submitted by event organizers The third Saturday contra dance at the Grange…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

EDC offers free HVAC basics training

Submitted by San Juan County EDC The San Juan County Economic Development…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

‘Spay-Ghetti’ dinner, Feb. 26

Submitted by The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor February welcomes both…

  • Feb 15th, 2019
Contributed photo / June Hunter of Vancouver, Canada
                                George and Mabel: a crow love story.

Crows are smart, in life and love

Through pain and hardship, a crow couple endured. British Columbian artist June…

  • Feb 14th, 2019
Contributed photo / June Hunter of Vancouver, Canada
                                George and Mabel: a crow love story.

Carnival for land preserve

Submitted by event organizers Carnevale, a Venetian-themed masquerade ball will be held…

  • Feb 15th, 2019

Snow day on San Juan | Photos

The Journal of the San Juan Islands asked its readers to share…

  • Feb 12th, 2019

Pet of the week

Hello. I’m Jordan and I’m currently residing at the animal shelter while…

  • Feb 13th, 2019

Now accepting 2019 San Juan County Fair Vendors

Submitted by San Juan County Parks & Fair Have you or your…

  • Feb 13th, 2019
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Shannon Kelley, Scott Dow, and Sean McLaughlin

Death and laughter

The plucky Irish maid of an English manor suddenly gets an opportunity…

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Shannon Kelley, Scott Dow, and Sean McLaughlin

Futsal with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec announces another installment of futsal. Join…

  • Feb 13th, 2019

Swimming with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is excited to offer another installment…

  • Feb 13th, 2019

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Offering a Free “Adventures in Boating” Two-Day Class

Submitted by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary San…

  • Feb 13th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Jennifer Barcelos.

Friends of the San Juans has new attorney

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Friends of the San Juans…

  • Feb 13th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Jennifer Barcelos.

Playwrights Festival 2019

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre San Juan Community Theatre’s 2019 Playwrights…

  • Feb 12th, 2019

Library closed for snow day

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library Due to the additional snow…

  • Feb 12th, 2019

Disaster training class

Disaster training for businesses

  • Feb 10th, 2019
J16/Slick breaches while J26/Mike swims nearby on Aug. 18, 2018. (Photo by Katy Foster/NOAA Fisheries, under permit 18786)

Southern residents focus of Way of the Whales conference

The more we learn about the orcas, the less we know, according…

J16/Slick breaches while J26/Mike swims nearby on Aug. 18, 2018. (Photo by Katy Foster/NOAA Fisheries, under permit 18786)

Island Chordsmen Plus offer singing valentines

Submitted by Island Chordsmen Plus Express your love with a barbershop singing…

  • Feb 7th, 2019
Contributed photo 
                                Micaiah Sawyer at Seattle’s Show Box.

Folk singer rising star comes to the theatre

At only 1 year old, Micaiah Sawyer began showing the telltale signs…

Contributed photo 
                                Micaiah Sawyer at Seattle’s Show Box.

Death by Design set to open Feb. 15

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre What happens when you mix the…

  • Feb 9th, 2019

Pet of the week

Well, if you must know, my new year’s diet has failed. I…

  • Feb 9th, 2019

Junior Detectives CSI Camp

Submitted by Island Rec Join Island Rec staff and members of the…

  • Feb 9th, 2019
Contributed photo. Found-River-Rock, by William Weissinger.

Imagination. Talent. Insight.

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art Talent and imagination describe…

  • Feb 9th, 2019
Contributed photo. Found-River-Rock, by William Weissinger.

Strombergs make dean’s list

The University of Dayton honored Andrew and Luke Stromberg of Friday Harbor…

  • Feb 6th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Craig Staude and Eric Corbin creating a soapbox car.

The Power Of Mentoring

By Ashley Strutz The month of January was National Mentoring Month and…

  • Feb 6th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Craig Staude and Eric Corbin creating a soapbox car.